• Cities to visit during this tour

Tag the History – Journey to Albania

Day 1 Fly to Tirana.

Visit the city of Tirana with all its monuments Skenderbeg square, Ethem beu mosque, Martyrs Boulevard, National History Museum etc.

Day 2

After breakfast travel to Berat, a UNESCO World Heritage site and home to some of the best examples of Ottoman architecture outside Turkey. Explore Berat Castle and the Onufri Museum. Overnight in Berat.

Day 3

Drive to Apollonia, a city which flourished in Roman times, for a visit. Travel to Vlora, visit the Independence Museum, and continue along the breathtaking Albanian Riviera, over the Llogara Pass, and stop at Ali Pasha’s Fort, Port Palermo. Overnight in Saranda.

Day 4

Visit Butrint, a UNESCO site situated amongst dense vegetation. Continue to Gjirokaster via the Blue Eye spring to the hillside ‘Museum City’ of Gjirokastra. Visit to the castle and Ethnographic Museum. Overnight Gjirokaster.

Day 5

Drive via the ancient site of Bylis to Durres to visit the amphitheatre and archaeological museum. Continue to Tirana and stay two nights.

Day 6

After breakfast we drive to Kruje. Visit the Skanderbeg Museum inside Kruja castle, the Ethnographic museum and the Old Bazaar. After the visits we drive to airport or Tirana depends on your flight schedule.