The Albanian National Tourism Agency were present today with its stand during the summer season opening ceremony in Velipoja (Shkodra). The NTA staff supported the activity with a photo-gallery exhibition of the best views of Velipoja. Also different brochures, maps and catalogs about Albanian tourism were distributed for free for the participants. On the other hand, the NTA invited tourists through the television to visit this year Velipoja which has made a lot of investment in infrastructure and services.
Shkodra ,known as the “capital of north Albania” it is one of the oldest cities in the country, founded in the 4th century B.C. as the center of the Labeat tribe of Illyrians. Shkodra has been occupied several times throughout history:
Our guesthouse offers some characteristic activities of the region such as theater performances, traditional music, humor, bejte day, and festival of olive oil.These activities will be pleasant and unforgettable experiences during your stay in our guesthouse.We also offer traditional food of the area such as: meat, milk, dairy food, honey, village eggs, mushrooms, maze of highland with dried fruit, maze with the moist cheese, fried sheep cheese, traditional salads, village chicken, veal, wild pig, wild rabbit, etc.
This castle is located 6 kilometers from the Middle Bridge over Kir River. The actual village is found under the antique Drivatum. It was built during the Roman period as a shelter place for the road Shkodër - Kosovo. This castle is located 6 kilometers from the Middle Bridge over Kir River. The actual village is found under the antique Drivatum. It was built during the Roman period as a shelter place for the road Shkodër - Kosovo. This castle served as one of the fortresses that defended Shkodra. The castle is located at the top of an 800 meters high hill.