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Amaizing view

The castle walls represent different periods of construction starting from the IV century BC. There... read more

Reviewed March 30, 2018
Tirana, Albania
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Great view of the city, lot of knowledge about 15th century castle

The castle originates from Illyrian times. In 1440 it was reconstructed by the Venetians, and in... read more

Reviewed October 23, 2016
Prizren, Kosovo
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Mar 30, 2018
“Amaizing view”
Apr 17, 2018
“Deserved the visit.”
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Reviewed April 17, 2018 via mobile

After I visited the castle I can say to anyone that visit Lezhe that the castle deserve a visit. Very beautiful inside and around. Beautiful views around the castle. I was happy to visit it....

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank 872MILAN
Reviewed March 30, 2018 via mobile

The castle walls represent different periods of construction starting from the IV century BC. There is nothing much inside the castle but the view over Saint John Bay is breathtaking.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank adrianTirana
Reviewed April 11, 2017

Great castle with an amazing view. Smaller than Shkodra's Rozafa Castle but just as important. Don't miss it!

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank BiancaGjomarkaj
Reviewed October 23, 2016

The castle originates from Illyrian times. In 1440 it was reconstructed by the Venetians, and in 1522, after the Ottoman conquest, it was also rebuilt by the latter. The castle bears traces of Illyrian, Roman, Byzantine and Ottoman architecture. Interesting places to visit are the...More

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank freestyless2016
Reviewed September 27, 2016 via mobile

For the entrance price of 100 lek per person you receive a great 360 degrees view and endless places for pictures.

Date of experience: September 2016
1  Thank Victoria B
Reviewed June 27, 2016 via mobile

One of the stronges castles in Albania during 15th century against Ottoman Empire with Gjergj Kastrioti-Skenderbeg as a leader of resistance. The view from the castle to the valley is very good. Near the castle in Lezha city ia a tomb and museum os Skenderbeg....More

Date of experience: June 2016
1  Thank mhetemi
Reviewed June 2, 2016

It's a beautiful walk up the hill to the castle. Great views over the plateaus and out to eh sea. The castle is a ruin, but it's worth a look if you find yourself in Lezhe.

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank Jvern28
Reviewed June 1, 2016

Take the bus or furgon from Tirana to Skoder. Get off at the bridge in Lezhe. You'll see the castle up on the hill. Walk across the bridge into town, turn left and visit Skanderbeg's burial church. There's a bathroom there. Then walk up the...More

Date of experience: May 2016
1  Thank xhoi1
Reviewed March 21, 2016

You should visit this place if you are interested in archaeology and history. A beautiful view of the sea and the surrounding mountains.

Date of experience: August 2015
Thank ilir2015
Reviewed December 23, 2015 via mobile

Great walk, fantastic views, good photos... View all of Lezhe town. Great for those who love their history. Reasonable entrance fee of 100 lekë

Date of experience: December 2015
Thank TopLass
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