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Europe's Last Frontier AB

Visiting: Albania
Trip Duration 11 Days
 

Cultural Discovery Tour of Albania

Still emerging from isolation, Albania is overflowing with well-kept secrets waiting to be discovered. On this trip, we uncover the remains of past civilisations, from Illyrian tribes and ancient Greeks to the Romans and Ottomans. As we travel from the Adriatic Coast across the White Mountains to Lake Ohrid, we experience unspoilt natural beauty and a traditional rural lifestyle.

Tour Highlights

  • Tirana - Explore Albania's colourful capital on foot
  • Lake Ohrid - Spend time in Pogradec overlooking the famous lake
  • Benja - Enjoy a picturesque walk through the mountain scenery and a glass of raki and traditional barbeque
  • Butrint - Discover one of the great archaeological sites in the Balkans
  • Llogora National Park - Explore one of the most unspoilt areas in the Adriatic

Itinerary

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  • 1
    Join trip in Tirana

  • 2
    Visit to Petrela Fortress and walking tour of Tirana

  • 3
    See Elbasan Fortress and drive to Lake Ohrid

  • 4
    Drive to Korca via the Medieval town of Voskopoja

  • 5
    Scenic drive to Permeti and traditional barbeque lunch

  • 6
    Drive through the mountains to old Balkan town of Gjirokastra

  • 7
    Explore Butrint, one of the greatest archaeological sites in the Balkans

  • 8
    Walk in Llogora National Park then drive to Vlora

  • 9
    Visit Narta Lagoon and ancient Apollonia en route to Berat

  • 10
    Walking tour of Berat and Durresi

  • 11
    Trip ends in Kruja

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Why Book this trip
Discover the emerging nation of Albania and its wealth of secrets. From the colourful capital of Tirana to the stunning Lake Ohrid, archaeological sites to beautiful national parks and mountains, this trip unveils some of the treats whilst experiencing natural beauty and rural life.
Included meals 10 1 0
Breakfast Lunch Dinner
Transport
Bus
Accommodation
10 nights Standard Hotel
Trip Staff
Driver(s), Explore Tour Leader
Group Size
Generally 12 - 18