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Rozafa, Shkoder, Albania
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All reviews great view three brothers entrance fee surrounding countryside buna river rocky hill above sea level great history small museum three rivers lake shkodra city centre ruins walls legend views lek
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Beautiful ruins with amazing views of the mountains, the lake and the valley. Very clean and well kept.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank EricGoldCoast
Reviewed 7 February 2019

Great way to spend a couple of hours in Shkoder. Good little restaurant at the top serving a varied range of well priced dishes. Steep walk up for seniors but do-able and well worth the effort.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank JKMyatt_26
Reviewed 23 January 2019 via mobile

Its a monument that has write the story of Shkodra city. Has a beautiful story of Rozafa the women who gave her body to build the castel. She asked to leave her half body outside of the wall, to take care for her son... I...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank melipons
Reviewed 15 December 2018 via mobile

Amazing castle with a fantastic view, the castle have a mythology story. Is in a fantastic location you can view the river and the lake. Shkodra is a great city to go.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank elvisx2018
Reviewed 12 December 2018 via mobile

Nice lovey place would visit again Albania has a great history history lovely people amazing places to visit northern would highly recommend and I would go there any time you need more into history of Albania

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank 334leonardom
Reviewed 9 November 2018 via mobile

Definitelly a must see if visiting Shkodra, the view from the castle is nothing short of spectacular, there is a small museum inside, nice.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank darkop596
Reviewed 25 October 2018 via mobile

The view from the top of this castle is amazing. Bear in mind there was no working toilet but is a restaurant/ cafe at the top with a great view! Cheap entry also at 200LEK.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank michaelg1412018
Reviewed 19 October 2018 via mobile

Is historical and myth at same time. We all should visit. Needs more care. But is only visiting it regularly by locals and turists that can increase the development. Before you go make some research about the Story of Rozafa. Is very interesting and meaningful,...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Hajdeseflasim
Reviewed 14 October 2018

Climb down a spiral staircase from the third courtyard into chambers that come out by the walls for a mini adventure. Drink in the cafe and admire the views from the overhanging dining terrace. Clamber over the walls and soak in the history. 200Lek (under...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank kategibson180
Reviewed 13 October 2018

My greatest experience in Shkoder, Albania! This castle is an amazing experience and it gives you a great view of the city.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank SupEvan
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9 July 2018|
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Response from klitih | Reviewed this property |
You can pay in cash, Albanian lek or Euro
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Response from SeqununSeyahatnamesi | Reviewed this property |
Opens at 10 am and closes at 8 pm. The entrance fee is also 200 LEK. Hope this helps.
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