Rozafa Castle

Rozafa Castle, also known as the Shkodër Castle is a castle near the city of , in northwestern . It rises imposingly on a rocky hill, 130 metres above sea level, surrounded by the Buna and Drin rivers.

Notable Places in the Area

Mosque
The , also known as the Buşatlı Mehmet Pasha Mosque, is a historical mosque in , northwestern . is situated 480 metres east of Rozafa Castle. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY 3.0.

Stadium
The , previously known as Vojo Kushi Stadium is a multi-purpose stadium in , , which is used mostly for football matches and is the home ground of KF Vllaznia Shkodër. is situated 3 km north of Rozafa Castle. Photo: SergejPassau, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Theater
Shkodër or Shkodra, historically known as Scodra or Scutari, is the fifth most populous city of the Republic of Albania and the capital of the eponymous municipality and . is situated 3 km northeast of Rozafa Castle.

Church
is a cathedral in the city of in northwestern . is situated 3 km northeast of Rozafa Castle. Photo: Seeteufel, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Localities in the Area

Village
is a settlement in the former municipality, , northern .

Village
is a settlement in the former municipality, , northern .

was the capital city of Albania for hundreds of years until 1915 when World War I broke out. Photo: Inkey, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Rozafa Castle

Latitude
42.0465° or 42° 2' 47.5" north
Longitude
19.4936° or 19° 29' 36.9" east
Open­Street­Map ID
node 5053017489
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Also Known As

  • Albanian: Kalaja e Rozafës
  • Albanian: Kalaja e Shkodrës
  • Albanian: Rozafati
  • Basque: Rozafako gaztelua
  • Bulgarian: Розафа
  • Czech: Rosafa
  • Czech: Rozafa
  • Dutch: Kasteel van Rozafa
  • German: Rozafa
  • Greek: Κάστρο της Ροζάφας
  • Hebrew: טירת רוזפה
  • Italian: castello di Rozafa
  • Japanese: ロザファ城
  • Luxembourgish: Buerg Rozafa
  • Macedonian: Розафа
  • Norwegian: Rozafa
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Rozafa
  • Polish: Zamek Rozafat w Szkodrze
  • Polish: Zamek Rozafy
  • Russian: Розафа
  • Russian: Шкодерская крепость
  • Serbian: Skadar na Bojani
  • Serbian: Розафа
  • Spanish: Castillo de Rozafa
  • Swedish: Rozafa
  • Turkish: Rozafa Kalesi
  • Ukrainian: Розафа
  • Castello di Rozafa
  • Castle of Rozafa

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