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The Most Interesting Historical Places in Albania

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Historical Places in Albania

  • Rozafa Castle , Shkoder
    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,
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    Butrint , Saranda
    See the remains of an ancient Greek and Roman city at Butrint. The ruined city thrived until late antiquity when it began to decline, but it
    Tours from $53
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    Listed as a World Heritage Site, Butrint National Park includes a seaside town, archeological sites, and forest. Within the park's modest 85.
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    Kruja Castle , Kruje
    See why Kruja Castle, which survived three sieges from Ottoman invaders, earned a place on the Albanian 1,000 lekë banknote. Inside the fortr
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    Gjirokaster , Gjirokaster
    Discover the relics of Albania's history and culture through the centuries at . Overlooking an important traveling route along the river, the
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