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Grand tour of Albania

A somewhat understated holiday destination, Albania is full to the brim with unspoiled beaches, breath-taking countryside and archaeological wonders. From the cosmopolitan capital of Tirana to the age-old UNESCO towns and cities of Berat and Gjirokaster and the beautiful beaches of Sarande, there’s something for every kind of traveller here – whether you’re a history buff, nature enthusiast or a sun-seeker.
Shkoder - Koman Lake - Prizren - Kruje - Berat - Vlore - Sarande - Butrint - Gjirokaster - Tirana - Albania


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10 Day

Grand tour of Albania

From £ 1649/pp


Experience Albania with this nine-night tour of some of the country’s most exquisite destinations – including Shkoder, Kruje and Tirana, the capital.

Rest up in 3 and 4-star accommodation options and embark on sightseeing tours during the day, allowing you to get up close to the likes of Rozafa Castle, the Fortress of Kruje and Butrint Archaeological Park. 


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Arrival in Albania
Day: 1 | Arrival in Albania

Transfer to hotel in Shkoder with walking tour

Welcome to Albania! One of our representatives will be waiting to escort you from the airport to your hotel in Shkoder (about an hour and a half journey).

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Sightseeing in Shkoder
Day: 2 | Sightseeing in Shkoder

At leisure in Shkoder with optional village excursion available

Begin your day with a delicious breakfast at the hotel. Today there is no set itinerary, so you’re free to explore the area at your own pace or, alternatively,... more

Koman Lake & Prizren
Day: 3 | Koman Lake & Prizren

Boat tour across Koman Lake to Valbona National Park and journey to Prizren

Following breakfast, check out of your accommodation and prepare for an exciting ferry ride on Koman Lake over to Valbona National Park. This two-hour journey ... more

Travel to Kruje
Day: 4 | Travel to Kruje

Venture from Prizren to Kruje, passing by beautiful landscapes

Enjoy breakfast at your hotel between 8am and 9am before checking out and heading from Prizren to Kruje. En route, marvel at spectacular high mountains and pos... more

Berat & Vlore
Day: 5 | Berat & Vlore

Travel to Berat for sightseeing tour before heading to Vlore

Breakfast will take place early around 7.30-8.30am – after which you will check out and head to the medieval town of Berat, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Visit... more

Travel to Sarande
Day: 6 | Travel to Sarande

Check out and proceed to Sarande with stop-offs along the way

Start your day with a hearty hotel breakfast before checking out and proceeding to Sarande (around a five-hour journey). En route, feast your eyes upon the Alb... more

Sightseeing in Butrint
Day: 7 | Sightseeing in Butrint

Walking tour of Butrint with lunch in Ksamil

Enjoy an early breakfast before setting off for Butrint Archaeological Park for a walking tour – during which you’ll learn about the ancient world during the p... more

Gjirokaster & Tirana
Day: 8 | Gjirokaster & Tirana

Visit the medieval town of Gjirokaster en route to Tirana

Following a delicious hotel breakfast, check out and proceed to the medieval town of Gjirokaster (about an hour’s journey) which is home to a beautiful fortres... more

Sightseeing in Tirana
Day: 9 | Sightseeing in Tirana

Tour of Tirana with visits to the nuclear bunker and Dajti Mountain

Enjoy breakfast at the hotel before heading off on a full-day tour of Tirana, Albania’s capital, to gain an understanding of the country’s history and learn ab... more

Day: 10 | Departure

Check out and transfer to the airport

Enjoy your final breakfast before checking out and heading to the airport (a 40-minute journey) to catch your flight home. more

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