“We had arranged the all day tour of Tirana, Kruja and Durres through City Discovery, and planned to have our guide Rudin from 9am to 5pm -- but we were all having such a good time he stayed with us till 7pm and wouldn't take a tip! ...Anonymous, – See more reviews
What To Expect
Your morning city tour begins at Skanderbeg Square, named after the Albanian hero, and the main landmark of the city. Visit the Et'hem Bey Mosque which pilgrims go to offer prayers. We'll take you to the Clock Tower, the Palace of Culture, the monument to Mother Albania and the National Historical Museum, which are some significant places every visitor must see.
Proceed to Kruja - one of the biggest cities in Northern Albania. Kruja is the "city of history" and best known as the hometown of Albania's National Hero, Gjergj Kastrioti Skanderbeg. Kruja offers many quality restaurants with magnificent views of the countryside below it. Visit the Castle, the Skanderbeg Museum and the Ethnographic Museum.
You'll have time to explore Kruja's old bazaar with its authentic and antique shops.
Drive to Durres - the ancient Greco-Roman port city of Dyrrachium. Formerly called Durrazzo, Durres is one of the oldest towns in Albania. See the Byzantine city walls, Roman amphitheater and the Archaeological Museum before driving back to Tirana.
Et'hem Bey Mosque
The Palace of Culture
Tour of Tirana, Kruja and Durres
Meals and drinks (unless specified)
Tips and gratuities
This tour does not operate during official holidays.
Up to one infant under 3 years old per group can join the tour for free.
Please see list of hotel pick ups.
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