Day trip

Kruja, Lezhe, Shkoder and Mes Tour

Kruja, Lezhe, Shkoder and Mes Tour

From US$ 58.25 per person

Discover the history, traditions, local food, and famous attractions of Albania on this one-day tour. With a local guide explore the ancient Albanian capital, the Skanderbeg Mausoleum, the Rozafa Castle in Shkoder, and the village of Mes.

About this activity

Free cancellation
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Covid-19 precautions
Special health and safety measures apply. Learn more
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Duration 14 hours
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Live tour guide
Albanian, English, Italian
Pickup included
Please wait in the hotel lobby 10 minutes before your scheduled pickup time.
Small group
Limited to 15 participants

Experience

Highlights
  • Admire the scenic beauty of Kruja
  • Visit the Skanderbeg Mausoleum and learn about the fascinating history of Albania
  • Savor a tasty lunch at a farmhous
  • Stroll through the sandstone streets of Shkoder on a guided walking tour
  • Explore Mes village at your own pace
Full description
Explore and enjoy a one-day guided tour to northern Albania and know more about its culture and history. Depart early in the morning and discover the history of Kruja, a beautiful mountainous city of Albania. Admire the scenic beauty of the South Dinaric Alps surrounding the city. Next, enroute to Lehze and visit the famous Mausoleum of Gjergj Kastrioti Skanderbeg. Hear about the history and significant cultural background of Albania. Don’t miss the opportunity to see the Skanderbeg Tomb and the original walls of the church of Saint Nicola. Make a stop at a farmhouse where you will enjoy a traditional lunch made with local produce. Continue to Shkoder and take a guided walking tour around the city and admire the majestic architecture of this city. Visit the famous Rozafa Castle and know more about the castle’s history. Then take a stroll down to explore the sandstone streets lined by pastel facades, tumbledown homes draped in bougainvillea, and sun-drenched cafes sprawling across pedestrianized boulevards. End your tour with a visit to Mes village where you will have some free time to cherish the picturesque views before traveling back to Tirana.
Includes
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Transportation (AC car/ Minivan)
  • Travel guide
  • Lunch
  • Drinks
  • Personal Expenses
Not suitable for
  • People with mobility impairments
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • You must keep social distance while in vehicles
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
Traveler requirements
  • You must bring your own headphones
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask
  • You must fill out a travel information form

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  • Luggage or large bags
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