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Daytrip to Shkodër & Krujë, From Tiranë

This tour gives you the best introduction to the Albanian natural beauty, culinary delights, Ancient history, recent everyday life etc.
  • Duration: 7 to 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 7 to 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Day Tour of Berat from Tirana

Visiting the historical Ottoman town of Berat from Tirana is tricky without hiring a car. On this full-day tour, travel to Berat with ease in the company of a guide. Depart from your Tirana hotel and head to Berat. Stop at places that include the medieval castle district, ancient churches, and mosques.
  • Duration: 8 to 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 8 to 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Communist History Tour Tirana & Street Food

Explore Tirana’s Communist history and culinary landscape on this full-day tour. In the company of a guide, travel in an air-conditioned minivan to Bunk’Art, a museum that was formerly a massive bunker. Visit the National Gallery of Arts, the pyramid of Tirana, Skanderbeg Square, Mother Teresa Square, and the Blloku neighborhood. As you stroll, sample traditional meatballs, pastries, and drinks.
  • Duration: 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Krujë & Durrës Daytrip, From Tiranë

It is a great possibility for travelers who want to spend a weekend in Albania, if they don't have much time. They get to know a bit of this beautiful country, everyday life, culture, antiquity and modernism in just a few hours. With us and our specialized guides they get full insight and very often go off the beaten path.
  • Duration: 7 to 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 7 to 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Panoramic City Tour Tirana

Panoramic tour of Tirana offers the fastest way to learn about Albania entirely. ideal for people that are in Albania for short stay and want to learn more about Albanian's history and culture.
  • Duration: 2 to 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 2 to 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Best of Tirana city tour

Founded in 17-nth century, Tirana became capital of Albania only on 1920. Its history stretches from ottoman period to communism area with an influence of modern architecture. During our walking tour in the main boulevard we will visit beautiful sights such as: Clock Tower, Et’hem Bey Mosque, Different Ministries buildings, City Hall, Pyramid of Tirana, President office, University of Tirana, etc. Next we will enter to the ex-communist BLLOK area which nowadays is transferred into a area full of modern bars and restaurants.After this walking we will transfer by car to the highlight of this tour, Bunkart 1. It is a cold war massive underground bunker located in the outskirts of Tirana. With 3000 sq meters underground space, it is an incredible museum shown the history of communism area in Albania. Inside we will spend around 1 hour.This amazing tour finishes will a traditional drink in a bar of Tirana.
  • Duration: 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Highlights of Albania (480 Euro for minimum 6 participants )

The best of Albania in just a week with a tour from modern Tirana to the Ionian Sea. See Greek and Byzantine ruins in UNESCO-listed Butrint National Park. Also visit historic sites like ancient Apolloni and seaside Berat, and grab dinner and drinks in the capital's hippest neighborhood.
  • Duration: 7 days
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 7 days
  • Free Cancellation
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Butrint, Ksamil, Blue Eye, Lekuresi Castle. All-in-one daytrip.

This daytrip provides you an unforgettable experience, mixing history and culture with relax and beauties of nature. All-in-one tour that would make you pass through the most important destinations of Sarande area.
  • Duration: 6 to 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 6 to 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Berat - History and Wine Tasting

Experience Berat through its wine on this full-day tour. Depart from your hotel in a private motor coach and ride through rolling olive groves. In the company of a guide, explore the distinct architecture of Berat and learn about the city’s history. Enjoy lunch with a view before visiting a vineyard, where you can sample four different local wines.
  • Duration: 8 to 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 8 to 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Day Tour of Ohrid from Tirana

Ohrid is one of the most seductive destinations in Macedonia, indicated as one of the oldest human settlements in all Europe. Ohrid city and Ohrid Lake are part of UNESCO World Heritage since 1980. Ohrid Lake and its surroundings where inhabited by the Illyrian Tribe of Enkeleys. The Lake was named by the Romans as “Lyhnidas” (the Light Lake). Ohrid became an important centre for the Orthodox believers during the Byzantine Empire and is famous for it’s 365 Orthodox churches, said to have one church for each day of the year. The houses where built with a very specific architecture that created narrowed streets, tunnels and tiny yards on the hilly terrain, making it possible for every house to have a good view of the lake. Today the city is famous for its architecture, the churches, the castle on the top of the city, the amphitheatre, the beautiful view of the lake surrounded by mountains and the pearls from the lake.
  • Duration: 7 to 12 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 7 to 12 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Tirana Half Day Walking Tour

Best months: March, April, May, June, September, October and November.We have designed short interesting excursions or day trips, which can be completed in a few hours and up to a full day.
  • Duration: 4 to 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 4 to 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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The truest face of Communism

A mix of history, culture and in-depth exploration of Albania’s communist past, this tour provides a comprehensive overview of Tirana, particularly for first-time visitors. Visit the National Theater of Opera and Ballet, National History Museum, House of Leaves, the Enver Hoxha Pyramid, the Clock Tower of Tirana, and several other notable landmarks. Lunch and a sampling of rakia—a strong Albanian alcoholic beverage—are included.
  • Duration: 5 to 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 5 to 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Tirana City Walk incl. Traditional Lunch

On this comprehensive small group tour we will show you the best of Tirana. With its enticing mix Soviet Bloc cement buildings, early Italian architecture & vibrant colour schemes Tirana is a wonderful mix of old and new. The squares, museums & famous bustling café scene are what make this city fascinating. You will see a mix of art, history, culture and religious themes all within easy walking distance. Our expert local guide will show you all the hot spots, the best cafes & restaurants and provide you will all the local tips. Languages include Albanian, Italian & English. Min 2 to operate.
  • Duration: 8 hours
  • Duration: 8 hours
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3 UNESCO sites Culture & History tour Albania & Kosovo in 8 Days

This eight days tour program is tailored to offer its participants the best combination of historical sites of Albania and Kosovo, with some of the best national parks of these two Balkan countries. During these 8 days you will be able to visit the most important tourist attractions of Albania and Kosovo.
  • Duration: 8 days
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 8 days
  • Free Cancellation
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Day Tour of Shkodra from Tirana

Summary of day tour of Shkoder from TiranaShkodra city is situated in the North Western part of Albania, giving its name to the biggest lake in the Balkans. The oldest wall of the Shkodër castle dates from the 1st millennium BCE. The Roman historian Livy cited the town as the capital of the Illyrian king Gent, who fought the Romans in 168 BCE. We will visit Rozafa castle offering tremendous scenery of the lake and the three rivers melting all together in the Adriatic Sea. The city’s architecture is highly influenced by the Venetian style, and if you are lucky enough to join the tour of Shkodra in February you might experience the carnival festival. Most of the guests are surprised to learn that most of the Venetian masks are handmade and produced in Shkoder. The city’s favourable geographic position has always been an important trading tie through the centuries, making it possible for different civilisations to encounter.
  • Duration: 6 to 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 6 to 8 hours
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BALKAN DISCOVERIES: CROATIA, MONTENEGRO, KOSOVO & ALBANIA - (11 Nights)

Why Everyone Should Visit Albania At Least Once. Albania has amazing beaches.There are plenty of UNESCO World Heritage Sites.
  • Duration: 10 days
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 10 days
  • Free Cancellation
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4 UNESCO sites: Albania & Macedonia in 7 Days Tour

This seven days tour program offers a combination of deservedly famed historical UNESCO sites such as Ohrid, Berat, Gjirokastra and Butrint with traditions, local culture and culinary wonders. This tour of Albania & Macedonia takes us through some of the best national parks of these two Balkan countries. During these 7 days tour you will be able to visit some medieval splendour cities, UNESCO protected lake Ohrid and spectacular land and seascapes of Albania and Macedonia.
  • Duration: 7 days
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 7 days
  • Free Cancellation
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Saranda Day Trip

Visiting the Ancient City of Butrint which now is a National Park gives you the opportunity to experience the ruins of this city and learn about its history which has a total territory of 94ha.
  • Duration: 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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APOLLONIA ARCHEOLOGICAL PARK & ARDENICA MONASTERY from Berat by 1001 AA

The Archaeological Park of Apollonia, a Greek colony with a strong Illyrian component, is a magical place. Its special atmosphere is created by a combination of the unique monuments, archaeology and landscape, difficult to find anywhere in Mediterranean. The ancient city of Apollonia is one of the best known and important classical cities in the country. The site is an important destination for cultural tourism, a gastronomic and landscape attaction, and should be considered a potential resource to enhance the local economy.This is a full day trip in this archaeological park and to monastery of Ardenicain the afternoon.The Monastery of Ardenica is located close to Kolonja. It is a Byzantine structure occupying a surface area of about 2,500 m². This monument consists of the Saint Mary Church, the Saint Triad chapel, the konake, the oil mill, the oven and the stall. In the center is situated the Church of St. Mary, partly built with pumice stones brought from Apollonia.
  • Duration: 6 to 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 6 to 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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STUDENT TOUR PACKAGE IN ALBANIA (6 Nights)

Albania is the last unexplored area of the Europian touristic map, so the interest to visit this small and beautiful country is growing more and more.Albania has become a favorite destination for travelers. Having been almost entirely closed off under the hard-line communist regime for many decades, the country is still considered an exotic tourist destination. The natural scenery and beauty of the mountainous countryside is therefore largely unspoilt. Visitors can discover gorgeous beaches.
  • Duration: 4 days
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 4 days
  • Free Cancellation
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GJIROKASTRA- DAILY TOUR

The city of Gjirokastra is part of the UNESCO World Heritage List and is one of the most attractive tourist sites of the country. Perched on the eastern side of the Wide Mountain (Mali i Gjërë), the city began as a fourth century castle, which is today the greatest castle in the whole country. Inside the fortress is the Museum of Weapons, where weapons of different periods up until the Second World War are displayed. Gjirokastra is known as “The City of Stone”
  • Duration: 11 to 13 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 11 to 13 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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FOOD & WINE TOUR AROUND ALBANIA

Food & Wine tour around AlbaniaThis gastronomic adventure is especially designed for food and wine lovers around Albania. You will try a delicious cuisine influenced by the Turkish and Mediterranean cuisine. Fertile climate, nearness to the sea and cooperation with the neighboring countries have had a huge impact on diversity and profusion of Albanian cuisine. You will visit local farms, traditional restaurants on the village, the best sea food restaurants, top winery’s in Albania and the factory of olive oil. Enjoy amazing views in Albania, sunsets over the seas, relaxing strolls through some of the most beautiful villages in Albania, stunning lakes locations and exciting culinary adventures.
  • Duration: 10 days
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 10 days
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SHKODRA- DAILY TOUR

Shkodra is one of the oldest and most historic place in Albania.This city is a important cultural and economical center of Albania. Shkodra is also known as the center of the Albanian Catholicism and a perfect proof of the fact that all different relegation can adjoin in one country.
  • Duration: 8 to 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 8 to 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Benja Thermal Baths in Permet and Gjirokastra Castle starting from Saranda

We shall drive over the mountains to the scenic Drinos valley to see Gjirokastra ,the austere stone city perched on the Wide Mountain. One of the most famous mediavel towns of the region the city dates back to the 3rd century BC .We shall visit the mighty fortress ,the old Bazaar and the 300 years old Skenduli house as one of the best representatives of the original architecture that Gjirokastra bea We shall visit Benja thermal baths..A stone bridge arcs over a winding stretch of brilliantly blue-green water. Built in the Middle Ages, it has been letting people cross the sulfur-rich river since the days of the Ottoman Empire. Warm water rushes beneath it, providing a relaxing treat for those who visit. Near the bridge, you’ll find the the Benja Thermal Baths, born from the geothermal waters near Përmet, Albania. The heated water flows down the river unless it gets diverted into one of the several human-made pools. They’re a splendid spot for a hot soak on a crisp, cool day.. .
  • Duration: 6 to 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 6 to 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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