Program Best of Albania - 8 Days

Inclusions:

  • 2 nights at Sky  hotel in Tirana
  • 1 night at Colosseo hotel in Shkoder
  • 1 night at Arvi hotel in Durres
  • 1 night at Vlora International hotel in Vlora
  • 2 nights at Butrinti hotel in Saranda
  • A modern coach during all the tour
  • A professional guide & local guides according to the programme , assistance & information
  • Tickets of the visits included
  • 7 breakfasts , 7 dinners & 2 lunches

Highlights:

  • Explore Albanian history as never before
  • Visits the National Historical Museum , Onufri;s museum , Scanderbeg museum & amphitheatre of Durres
  • Enjoy the scenery from the Castle of Kruja , Shkodra, Butrinti & Berat
  • See the ancient ilirian cities of Apollonia & Butrinti
  • Explore the unspoiled Jonian sea and nature of Albania
  • Dine at a local restaurant with folk music & have free time for personal adventures

Day 1
First Day

Arrival by plane at airport of Rinas ( Tirana , 22 km ) After custom’s formalities, transfer to Tirana, accommodation at Tirana International hotel. Afternoon is at leisure to explore the best part of the city by your own. Welcome drink and dinner overnight .

Day 2
Second Day

This morning we will tour Kruja, a medieval city, visit of the castle and Scanderbeg museum, free time to enjoy the scenery from above. On the way to Shkodra, lunch at Mrizi i Zanave restaurant. In the afternoon guided by a professional guide You will have a city sightseeing by bus will see on foot the most interesting objects of the city concluding with a visit of the Castle of Shkodra, Dinner will be served in a private restaurant with typical local food.

Day 3
Third Day

After breakfast departure to Durres, city sightseeing, visit of the ancient amphitheater & Archaeological museum & city walls. Accommodation, free time to explore the city on your own, dinner overnight at Arvi hotel.

Day 4
Fourth Day

Departure to Vlora. On the way visit of Berat, the city of 1000 windows. Castle of Berat, Onufri’s museum & city sightseeing are part of the program in this first part of the day. Lunch will be offered at Castle Park restaurant with typical fresh local food. In the afternoon we will visit Apollonia site, an ancient ilirian city. Arrival in Vlora, accommodation. free time to explore the city by your own, dinner overnight at Vlora International hotel.

Day 5
Fifth Day

After breakfast a short sightseeing of Vlora . Our route to Saranda will pass along the Albanian Riviera, short brake in Llogara Pass from where You can enjoy panoramic view of Jonian sea. Our drive proceeds through small villages full of history along the blue sea. In the afternoon arrival in Saranda, accommodation at Butrinti hotel, dinner overnight.

Day 6
Sixth Day

Full day in Saranda to explore one of the most important & well preserved ilirian cities in the Jonian sea, to see by near the amphitheater, lion’s gate & museum. In the afternoon back to Saranda to enjoy the beauty of this city on your own. Dinner will be offered in a nice private restaurant.

Day 7
Seventh Day

This morning we will drive to the direction of Tirana on the way back from Gjirokastra, the stone city, a city museum. Free time to explore the city by your own & possible lunch. In the afternoon departure to Tirana. Accommodation & the dinner will be served in a nice private restaurant.

Day 8
Eighth Day

After breakfast visit of National Museum & free time. Transfer to Rinas Airport for your flight back home, end of the services. Create lifetime memories on this itinerary featuring highlights of Albania. Visit this small country but big enough with history & traditions, a crossroad of civilization for centuries. Experience a country through its long history, enjoy the time with friendly people, be part of our adventure.

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Program Best of Albania