BALLKAN TRIP / 8 DAYS AROUND ALBANIA, KOSOVO & MONTENEGRO

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Dates 24 Apr '17 to 2 May '17

Flexible? Yeah, sure

Est. Cost 399 - 399 EUR (EUR Euro)

Type Tour Participants Wanted

Name BALLKAN TRIP / 8 DAYS AROUND ALBANIA, KOSOVO & MONTENEGRO

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Day 1th: Airport – Tirana

*An “Albania Travel & Voyage” Agency representative will meet you at the Tirana International Airport and escort you to your hotel near in center of Tirana.
*Depending on your arrival time we may do a short walking tour of the city, visiting the main tourist attraction starting from the Clock Tower, Mosque Ethem Bey (whose decorative are unique because they describe only nature), The Palace of Culture, Cathedral of the Resurrection of Christ (the biggest in Albania) , The walking boulevard of the city (the architecture of which is based on a musical pentagram), remains of the Castle of Tirana, Pyramid (symbol of Communism), Angle of persecuted Martyrs located at the Nation Boulevard, the home of former dictator Enver Hoxha.
*Our tour end here for the city of Tirana.
* Dinner and Overnight in Tirana


Day 2th: Apollonia – Gjirokaster

*We leave Tirane in the morning. First stop will be at archeological park of Apollonia (part of Unesco), which used to be one the biggest Greek colonies in the Adriatik sea. Now days it is the biggest archaeological site in Albania. Our visit will include the main public area and the archaeological museum of the park located in the Christian Orthodox Monastery nearby.and then we will drive to Gjirokastra.
*Accommodation in Gjirokastra at center of old town *part of Unesco).. Our visit will start at the Byzantine fortress of Gjirokastra (XIII century) and will end at the old bazaar of the town
*Afternoon will go for a drink tak Vrioni lake
*Dinner at restoraunt (with traditional dishes)
*Overnight in Gjirokastra


Day 3th: Berat – Durres

*We leave Gjirokastra at morning at we will travel to Berat.
Our visit in Berat (UNESCO World Heritage town since 2008) will start from the Medieval center of the town located next to Mangalemi neighborhood, and the old bazaar by the river. Next visit will be at the IV CENTURY BC fortress located on the top of the hill overlooking the Osumi river. Within the fortress we will visit the old Christian orthodox cathedral of the town, where we will admire some of the most beautiful and oldest byzantine icons in Albania, dating from the XIII century, in the Onufry’s gallery. We will end our visit in Berat in a local winery, one of the best in the country to taste some really good Albanian wine and raki, our national drink.
*Lunch in Berat.
*At evening, transfer in hotel in Durres, located on sea side.
*The evening is free for leisure time at Durres Bay
*Dinner at restoraunt
*Overnight in Durres


Day 4th: Kruja – Prizren

*We leave Dures at morning at travel to Kosovo.
*On our way to Kosove we visit the city of Kruja. start form the Othoman fortress and will include the Skanderbeg museum, the Ethographic museum, the turkish bath, the Bektashi mosque, and the old bazaar
*Afer the visit in Kruja we will continued the journey in Kosove. We will visit the mos beautiful city of Kosove, the city of Prizren.

Prizren is called also the “The muzeum city of Kosovo”. We will will accommodate at 5 star hotel at center of old town

We will visit the old town, the stone bridge, the castle of Prizren, the main blue Mosque “Sinan Pashaj” and many other thing. (to create an idea for the beauty of Prizren, we can tall you that it has 65 mosque)
*Overnight in prizren (5 star hotel)


Day 5th: Gjakove – Valbona Valley

*We leave Prizren at morning, at travel in Gjakova (an other city of Kosovo).
In the first part of the day we will visit the Decani Monastery which is an UNESCO World heritage site, a symbol of the slavic orthodox church and the Serbian history, famous for its impressive church and peaceful surroundings. Next visit will be in the old part of the town of Gjakova, famous for its old bazaar..

*After visit the south of Albania and Kosovo, We will visit now the north. We will travel to Valbona Valley
*Valbona Valley is National Park and also “Nature Monument”. It is consider as the “Crystal” of Albania Alps. One of the most beautiful park in Albania, the visit in Valbona Valley is consider by the tourist as an unforgotten experience.

We will accommodate in alpin hotel, at the valley, at all the day we will explore the beauty of valley, such as:

1) The waterfall of Rragami

2) The Xema lake

3) The Valbona River,

*Overnight in Valbona, with traditional dishes


Day 6th: Boat trip (Fierza lake to Koman lake) – Shkoder

*We will Valbona at lunch, around 12:00 to travel at Fierza lake, when will catch the ferry.
*For 3 hour we will sail from Fierza lake to Koman Lake.
The sailing through these two lake is one of the mos wonderful and exciting experience, and if you travel in Albania, you must taste this experience.

All the sailing pas through mountain slopes around 2200 m altitude. It will be like your are sailing in space.

*After leave the ferry at Koman lake, we will travel to Vau Dejes lake, when at restoraunt on lake shore, we will have lunch.
*After luch we will travel to Shkodra.
*Accommodation in Shkodra and the visit the city by night
*Overnight in Shkodra


Day 7th: Budva – Kotor – Perast islands

*After breakfast, at 8:00 am we will travel to the Sveti Stefan island

(1 hour drive from Shkodra). Will visit the Island for 30 minutes and we will continue the trip to Kotor (1 hour driving from Sveti stefan Islan).

*At 11:00 a clock we will be in Kotor. We will visit the city for 2 hours, such as the old castle at triangle shape. After that we will sail with boat for 1 hour along Kotor Bay until the Perast Islands.
*Lunch in Kotor
*After luch we will return to Budva. We will visit the citty of Budva, such as the old castle, and Budva Bay
*After the visit in Budva, returning at Shkodra
*Overnight in Shkodra.
*Fetive dinner at “Tradita” restoraunt


Day 8:
*After eating breakfast in the hotel, transfer to the airport.
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➡GROUP TOURS (From 10 persons until 100 persons)

The price is 399 euro person

I) 7 nights accommodation in 4 star hotel as follows
1 night in Tirana
1 night Gjirokaster
1 night in Durres
1 night in Prizren
1 night in Valbona All inclusive ( 1 lunch, 1 dinner, 1 breakfast)
2 nights in Shkodra
II) 6 * dinner + 6 * breakfast + 1 * lunch
III) Transport with luxury minivan
IV) Tour Guid in English, German, French, Italian, Greek, Turkish, Serbo-Croatia
V) Ticket ferry for the itinerary as: Valbona, Fierza – Koman

➡INDIVIDUAL TOUR (From 1 person unill 6 persons)

The price is 599 euro person

I) 7 nights accommodation in 4 star hotel as follows
1 night in Tirana
1 night Gjirokaster
1 night in Durres
1 night in Prizren
1 night in Valbona All inclusive ( 1 lunch, 1 dinner, 1 breakfast)
2 nights in Shkodra
II) 6 * dinner + 6 * breakfast + 1 * lunch
III) Transport with luxury minivan
IV) Tour Guid in English, German, French, Italian, Greek, Turkish, Serbo-Croatia
V) Ticket ferry for the itinerary as: Valbona, Fierza – Koman

BALLKAN TRIP / 8 DAYS AROUND ALBANIA, KOSOVO & MONTENEGRO

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