Unesco And Albanian Riveria Tour
- Arrival at Tirana Airport.
- Check-in at Hotel and Overnight stay at Hotel.
Tirana Walking tour- Shkoder
- After Breakfast, We proceed for a Tirana Walking Tour.
- Located on a Plain on the site of a byzantine Fortress and has been the capital since 1920(visits to the Skanderbeg Square, Mosque of Et'hem Bey(built on 1824), the Clock Tower(Built on 1822), the National Museum(the Huge mosaic on front represent the Albanian History development and the stages of the development are presented on the respective pavilions ) ,National Art Gallery, Archeological museum(there are presented many archeological discoveries since the stone Age up to the Medieval), the national Heroes Cemetery, Grand Park and Government Buildings.
- Afterward, we will continue to Shkodra. A nice landscape with highland(Albanian Alps on North) are full Contrast.
- City tour of Shkodra, old bazaar, Centrum Cathedral and Mosque.
- Visit the Castle of Rozafa and the Museum inside it and we enjoy Wonderful views of mountains, Shkodra's lake, drini, Buna, and Kir Rivers with the Valleys around the Top of Rozafa Castle and Ura'eMeist over Kir River.
- Dinner at Hotel.
- Overnight in Shkoder.
Koman Lake- Durres
- Departure to Koman, We will Drive to enter the World of Albanian Alps. Have Breakfast During the Drive.
- We will stop in Koman and see a huge dam built in the 1980's, which encases the waters of Drini River and Creates one of the biggest artificial Lakes of the Country.
- We take the Boat to Shala River.
- Passing Through the Mountains of Canyon created by the Drini River, the Route reveals the wild beauty of the Albanian Alps.
- We Will have the opportunity to take numerous pictures of unique views of the beautiful Surroundings Landscape and the Lake.
- Enjoy the banks of the Shala River. The High and Craggy Mountains present to the visitors a Fantastic Festival of Colors in every season.
- Its Forests, rivers and Creeks, flowers, characteristics Dwellings and the Hospitality of its people make it an ideal Place to Visit.
- Overnight at Hotel.
- After breakfast, Visit Durres- it is Albania's second largest city.
- Durres is one of the oldest towns in the country. Legend says that it was founded by Epidamnos, the Illyrian King of the area, who called it by his own name and named the port area after his grandson, Dyrrah. It was for centuries the largest port on the Adriatic, and the start of the Via Egnatia to Constantinople. We visit the Roman amphitheater and the Archaeological Museum, situated near the sea and rich in objects excavated in Durres.
- Continue to Berat, one of the oldest inhabited regions of Albania, more than 2400 years old, and with special status from UNESCO.
- Visit to its castle of Berat with Onufri museum and other churches inside; Mosque of Berat and the old Bridge of Gorica, Onufri Museum and several churches and mosques. Onufri was an Albanian master painter of the 16th.
- Many of his wonderfully painted icons still remain in the museum while others can be found in churches in Albania and Greece where he worked.
- Return back to Hotel and Overnight stay in Berat.
Zvernec Monastery - Vlore - Gjirokaster
- After breakfast we will continue to Zvernec Monastery and Narte Lagoon.
- The lagoon is named after the village of Narta, which is located on the southern shores of the lagoon. Over 34,800 species of wintering and migratory birds are inside the lagoon, there are also the two largest islands that of Zvernec museum, Shen Meri Monastery and Church.
- Then, departure to the coastal city of Vlora. Vlora is the city where Albanian independence from Ottomans was proclaimed on November 28th , 1912. Visit to the Museum of Independence.
- Return back to hotel and Overnight stay at Gjirokaster.
Gjirokaster (UNESCO) - Belshi Lakes - Tirane
- After Breakfast at Hotel.
- Later-on visit Gjirokaster past of (UNESCO) heritage since 2005.
- City tour, than visit to the Castle, Weapons Museum and free time to stroll in the bazaar. We start departing towards Belshi lakes. Like a crown full of precious jewels, Belshi Lake and the Lakes of Dumrea amazes every one who is fortunate enough to experience them. 160 meters above sea level and located in the Elbasan district, the karstic lakes are well-known for their unique features and the beautifully harmonious landscapes created by their co-existence.
We will return for accommodation in Tirana.
Bovilla Lake - Tirane
- After breakfast, we depart towards Bovilla Lake.
- The road is about 21 km distance where half of it is off road. We will look at the suburban neighborhoods of Tirana where you will see a very different lifestyle from the city.
- We drive up the lake dam and after we reach Bovilla Lake we prepare to hike in Mount Gamti. The track to hike is a simple level where every step gives us a more beautiful view as we reach the top. Hiking lasts about 40 minutes.
- On the top of the hill there is an impressive view of the lake and the green hills surrounding it. Time to rest, to enjoy the gorgeous view.
- Drive back to Tiran.
Fly Back Home
- Breakfast at Hotel.
- Later on transfer to Airport and catch your Flight for your onward Journey.
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