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Kalaja Fortress

Kalaja, Prizren, Kosovo
+377 45 849 573
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Great Views, Art Installations & a warning..

There are 2 paths to Prizren Fort. The short town side path, which is nice & safe. & the back side... read more

Reviewed September 8, 2017
brianwB3302KO
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Reading, United Kingdom
Amazing view

The climb is challenging but the view is amazing. Worth doing it. Just prepare yourself for 20 min... read more

Reviewed September 6, 2017
bdenisa
,
Tirana, Albania
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  • Average9%
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Kalaja, Prizren, Kosovo
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+377 45 849 573
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11 - 20 of 151 reviews

Reviewed September 8, 2017

There are 2 paths to Prizren Fort. The short town side path, which is nice & safe. & the back side path (advertised as a longer nature walk). Avoid this 2nd route as there is a chance of robbers. The Fort has some great views...More

1  Thank brianwB3302KO
Reviewed September 6, 2017

The climb is challenging but the view is amazing. Worth doing it. Just prepare yourself for 20 min steep climbing.

Thank bdenisa
Reviewed August 31, 2017

i was on a trip with my family and i enjoyed this place very much. It is a bit of a long way to get there but once you arrive you know its worth it!!

Thank Andrew S
Reviewed August 29, 2017 via mobile

The best place of Prizren. The climb is difficult but worth it . The view is amazing. You can see all the city from above and the experience is unbelievable. I suggest visiting it after 19:00 and take water with you. A lot of water....More

Thank Riada B
Reviewed August 24, 2017

If you're in Prizren then definitely pay a visit to this fortress. The shorter climb is steep and intense but the longer (4.5km I think) is more gradual, takes a similar time and has great views. The fortress is free to enter and has fantastic...More

Thank J5883ULl
Reviewed August 9, 2017

its a bit tiring to go up. but when u finally arrive, the view will take your breath. all the city in front of your eyes. the river and the old bridges. one of the moments i will remember forever was the moment that all...More

Thank Ortenca K
Reviewed August 3, 2017

If you are in Prizren, visit this place. Has a great view over the city - which is worth seeing. The place could be a bit better accesible - there is a path so you can walk up, taxis prefer not to drive up, but...More

Thank defko
Reviewed August 1, 2017 via mobile

You must definitely go up and see the Kale. But remember it is definitely a challenge to go up the steep hill, especially in the heat 40°C, so grab a cold drink before you head off. The signs are nice and clear towards the castle...More

Thank Erkan Y
Reviewed July 28, 2017 via mobile

If you are in Prizren this fort is a must see the view from this location is breathtaking and really worth the hike❤️🇽🇰

Thank Farah M
Reviewed July 24, 2017 via mobile

This is one of the reasons we like to visit Prizren very often. The trip up to the castle is not easy, because you have to walk on some steepy ways, but it's worth it.

Thank Aderod
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