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  • 670 Euro per person sharing a double or twin room for a minimum of 7 participants
  • 680 Euro per person sharing a double or twin room for a minimum of 6 participants
  • 695 Euro per person sharing a double or twin room for a minimum of 5 participants
  • 720 Euro per person sharing a double or twin room for a minimum of 4 participants
  • 845 Euro per person sharing a double or twin room for a minimum of 3 participants
  • 975 Euro per person sharing a double or twin room for a minimum of 2 participants
  • 1865 Euro for 1 participant
  • Supplement single supplement of a double room will be 160 Euro

 Note: For groups over 7 person prices on request -  info@tours-albania.com 

Itineraries

Day 1

Airport Tirana- Kruja

Meet with our representatives at Tirana International Airport The journey from the airport to Kruja to check in to the Hotel. Depending on the time of arrival you can visit the Kruja Bazar and the Kruja castle, the epicenter of the legendary Albanian resistance to the Ottomans led by Scanderbeg in the 14th century. Dinner: traditional restaurant with live folk music & dance show. Accommodation: 4* hotel in Kruja. Hotel Panorama

Day 2

Kruja- Mount of Sari Salltic - Shkodra

Today we will hike up the holy mountain of Sarisalltik and visit the Bectasci Teqe (Sufi Dervishes Sanctuary) located at 1900m. After the descent, we will start driving north (100km) and have lunch on the way to Shkodra. At the entrance of the largest city of the north, we will visit the Rozafa Castle and admire the superb view of the Shkodra Lake surrounded by mountains. In the evening, we will relax at the Shkodra Lake and walkabout in town, until dinner. Dinner: traditional restaurant. Accommodation: 4* hotel in Shkodra.

Day 3

Shkodra- Koman- Fierze- B. Curri- Valbona

In the early morning, we will drive to the ferry, which goes through the spectacular canyon of river Drin. The lake is created, after the construction of the dam of Koman, in the 80-ies. The transfer will continue along the beautiful valley of river Valbona, until the picturesque location of Valbona, where we will stay overnight. Dinner and accommodation: the village is the best location to start all kinds of hikes in the surrounding mountains. The lovely little lake in the backyard of the house is the perfect spot to relax after a tiresome day. Hotel Margjeka,

Day 4

Valbona Qafa e Rosit

The trekking will start from the house in direction of the village of Kukaj. From there, a shepherd's path will bring us to remote landscapes of the eastern Alps of Albania until reaching Qafa e Rosit 2000m - approx. 6-7 hours of walk. The path climbs smoothly in the middle of green meadows, with gorgeous views of Jezerca Mountain and Rrethi i Bardhë - The White Circle. At the end of the day, arrive in the village Valbona, where we will overnight in a mountain hotel Burimi I Valbones. Hotel Margjeka

Day 5

Valbona- Thethi

Today we will hike the classic pass of the Albanian Alps that for centuries linked the two most known valleys of the area, Valbona (Valnona pass; 1966m a.s.l) and Thethi. We will use mules to carry the luggage to the next house. Highlanders from late spring use the path commonly, until the first snow of winter. Several springs of water will make the stops pleasant and refreshing, while admiring the steep and jagged surrounding peaks of Jezerca, Radohima, etc. From there the group will start the descent towards the village of Thethi (800m a.s.l), where we will stay overnight after up to 8 hrs of walking. Thethi is the best-preserved alpine village in Albania. It has typical houses still roofed with wooden tiles and its location is spectacular.We will stay overnight and have dinner in one of these houses and experience the unforgettable hospitality of the place. Overnight in Guest House, Guest House-Polia

Day 6

Thethi

Today we will have a nice day going around in the surroundings of Thethi, one of the most known charming villages of northern Albania, because of its stunning nature and traditional wooden-tiled houses. We will start walking downhill from the house, and visit the attractions nearby the village, like: the Church, the Kulla e Ngujimit (a tower house used in the past by men as a shelter against ongoing vendetta), the Thethi Waterfall, Grunasi Canyon, and the 2007 revelation: cyclopean stone walled terraces dating from the late bronze era!We will overnight at the same house as the night before. Guest House, Guest House Bujtina Polia

Day 7

Thethi – Rubik

We will leave Thethi (800m a.s.l) to start another day of spectacular driving in direction of the village of Boga. After Pass (1830m a.s.l) and the stunning views it offers of Bjeshket e Namuna - The Accursed Mountains, the walk will continue downhill along with the side Radohima mountain range until we reach the village of Boga (900m a.s.l). and then leave through the Boga valley towards Shkodra. We will stop in Shkodra for coffee or lunch and then drive to Rubik. Hotel Marub

Day 8

Rubik - Berat – Osumi Canyons- Berat

After breakfast Departure to Berat arrive in Berat and starts the city tour. Berat overshadowed to the east by Tomorr Mountain 2415 m and is an ancient Illyrian settlement founded in the 4th & 5th centuries B.C. on the territory of the Illyrian tribe of Desarettes. The town is composed of 3 parts; Gorica, situated on the far side of the river; Mangalem, situated on the fortress side of the river and the Residential quarter within the fortress known as KALAJA. The old part of the city has some religious buildings like mosques and Byzantine - Overnight in Hotel Magalemi

Day 9

Berat- Durres- Tirana- Tirana Airport

After breakfast we will drive to Durres The route continues to Durres– the ancient Greco-Roman port city of Dyrrachium. Formerly Durazzo is one of the oldest towns in Albania. The legend says that it was founded by Epidamnos, the Illyrian King of the area, who called it by his name and named the port area after his grandson - Darrah. Visit to the town including the Byzantine city walls, Roman amphitheater. Coffe time before we will continue to Tirana for a city tour. Tour starts from Skanderbeg Square, named after the Albanian hero the main landmark of the city. The Clock Tower,, National Museum- north of Scanderbeg Square, The Palace of Culture. A walk in the main boulevard provides a close sight of the City Hall and a number of Governmental buildings, on both sides. You cannot miss the National Gallery of Arts along this walk, continue the walk to the former Communist Residential area called Block are, with modern bars, restaurants, and pubs where the populated by different age groups, especially Albanian youth. And of tour drive to Airport end of the services.

Including 8 Nights in 4* Hotels & guest houses BB, 8 Dinners in Hotels & Local restaurants, all the transfers with modern Minibus, all the museum entry fees, visits to local families, Professional English-speaking guide,  2 special lunches. 1lunch in Mrrizi I Zanave, 1 lunch in B.Curri Aisha Restaurant, Visit & Degusting wine at Cobo Winery, Ferry tickets, 1 night of live  folk music for group tours

  • Transfers from and to Airport
  • All the transfers with modern a/c vehicles/throughout the tour
  • Experienced English, German, French, Italian, Russian, Polish. Speaking tour guide/driver (separate driver and guide only for 7 or more participants)
  • Accommodation for 8 nights in good 4* hotels, with breakfast
  • All taxes
  • Flight Tickets
  • Lunches and dinners
  • Travel Insurance
  • Gratuities/Tip to Driver/Guide
  • Entrance fees (approx. 40 Euro pp)

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