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Rozafa Castle, Shkoder

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Take in the stuff of legends and exceptional views of one of the country's oldest towns at Rozafa Castle. According to an old Serbian ballad, "The Building of Skadar," the three Serbian brothers who were building the castle couldn't get the walls to stand. A man passing by told them they could make the walls stand if one of the brother's wives were sacrificed. Fiction or not, the walls still stand today. Climb around what's left of them for views of the ancient town, along with the Drin and Bojana Rivers. The remote area around the attraction has limited facilities, so come prepared. To visit Rozafa Castle on your holiday in Shkoder, and find out what else Shkoder has to offer, use our Shkoder holiday planner.
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  • Castle dating from the 2 century BC, so rich in history considering all wars and attacks who lived over the centuries, whose charm is enhanced by the tragedy of Rozafa situated within these walls. Accessible by car, was a veritable Citadel to accommodate people living within its walls. From above you can see a beautiful panorama of Scutari and Lake, with mountains in the background.
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  • 城堡规模很大,200列克/人,开车上去千万慎重,我们是开车到到了门口,原来是断头路,车子只好倒下来,坡度很大。去的时候天气非常冷,城堡上风很大,格外冷,冬季参观千万注意保暖! 
  • Beautiful castle on the hill above Scutari where can see the walls of the old town and admire the beautiful panorama from above.
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