Central and South Albania Tour
Itinerary - Central and South Albania Tour
Day 1: Tirana arrival
Arrival at Tirana airport. Meet and greet by your tour guide. Transfer to your hotel and check-in. Overnight in Tirana.
Day 2: Tirana – Durres
After breakfast, start the Tirana tour from Skanderbeg Square, named after the Albanian hero the main landmark of the city. We’ll have a visit to the Atonic bunker, the Clock Tower next to the Et’hem Bey Mosque, National Museum, The Palace of Culture, The monument to Mother Albania and The National Historical Museum. Continue to Durres. Overnight in Durres.
Day 3: Durres - Berat
In the morning after the breakfast the tour continue with UNESCO protected town of Berat. Upon arrival in Berat we will start the walking tour of the town to visit the upper castle. Walking down in the lower part of the town we will visit the medieval centre and some examples of byzantine churches and ottoman mosques. Overnight in Berat.
Day 4: Berat - Apolonia - Vlora
After breakfast, we head to Archeological Park of Apollonia, where we’ll visit the ruins of the ancient city, the monastery of Saint Mary and the Archeological museum. Afterwards, we’ll drive to the city of Vlora, where is the second largest port city of The city was for a short time the capital of Albania. Overnight in Vlora.
Day 5: Vlora- Dhermi- Himara- Saranda
After breakfast we will drive to Albanian Riviera. Drive along Dhermi, Himara coastline. En route making a short visit to the bay of Porto Palermo where the castle of Ali Pasha is situated. Depart for Saranda where you stay for the night.
Day 6: Saranda - Ksamil Beach - Butrinti Archeological Site
After breakfast drive to Butrint and we‘ll visit the ruins of the ancient city of Butrint and its museum hosted in the Venetian castle. After the visits in Butrint, we will continue to seaside village of Ksamil. Overnight in Saranda.
Day 7: Saranda - Gjirokastra
In the morning we‘ll depart to Gjirokastra known as “Museum City”. In the way we will make a stop and visit, visit the “Blue Eye” spring, formed by underground springs and the unusual continue to Gjirokastra city. We’ll visit the Castle and the Museum of Weapons. Overnight at Gjirokastra .
Day 8: Gjirokastra - Kruja
After breakfast drive to Kruja. Arrive in Kruja and start the tour of the hometown of Albanian’s National Hero Gjergj Kastrioti Skanderbeg.Visit to the Castle, Skanderbeg Museum and Ethnographic Museum. Overnight Kruja.
Day 9: Kruja - Tirana Airport
Departure after breakfast. Transfer at Tirana Airport. End of our services.
|2 pax||4 pax||6 pax|
|3* Hotels||1 020 euro||700 euro||570 euro|
|4* Hotels||1 070 euro||740 euro||610 euro|
|5* Hotels||1 200 euro||880 euro||740 euro|
What is included in Central and South Albania Tour?
Price is per person
8 x nights accommodation
8 x nights accommodation
8 x breakfast
Private transfers in air-conditioned car with private, English-speaking driver
Airport transfer on first and last day
English-speaking guide on excursions
What is excluded from Central and South Albania Tour?
Offer â„– 55
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