Meet our guide in Rogner Hotel: Tirana is the capital of Albania and enjoys a beautiful setting between the
ranges of Dajti Mountain from one side and the coastal
plains on the other one. Drive to Petrela castle. Built
in ancient times, by the Roman Emperor Justinian I, the present
the Castle dates back to the 15th century.
The Castle has a restaurant in a prominent wooden structure and is perched on a rocky hill above the village of the same name. It has a triangular shape with two observation
towers and a tower built in the 6th century AD. The Castle offers a breathtaking view from its top.
After Petrela we continue the journey to Kruja, a medieval city…
Kruja, is located 32 km northwest of Durres and 30 minutes by car from the International Airport of Rinas. It provides the visitors with a great view of majestic landscape and a rich collection of historical and cultural objects. The most important is the Castle of Kruja, built during the 5th and 6th centuries.