1 Day – Arrival at the “Mother Teresa”, the international airport of Tirana and transfer to hotel, accommodation in Saranda. Welcome cocktail, dinner and accommodation in hotel.
2 Day – Breakfast in hotel and free day to enjoy the sun, the beach and the long sandy beach of Golem or the pool sited in the shadow of the pine tree. Lunch and dinner in hotel.
3 Day- Breakfast in hotel and departure to visit the archeology site of Butrinto (World Heritage of Humanity- UNESCO). Drive to the site of Butrint, the Albanian archeological buttonhole flower. Butrint dates back to the 7th century BC and according to Virgil it was founded by Helenus, the son of the Trojan King Priam. The Greeks made Butrint a major fortified commercial city (the acropolis ruins are still visible). Its fortification from the 6th century BC evokes all the military power of the city and is a symbol of a rich culture and an important and flourishing city. It then became an important Roman colony. Later it fell under the dominion of the Venetians and Turks lost over the centuries its importance began to decline. The city (partly excavated only) is a very important microcosm of almost 3,000 years of Mediterranean history. The visit to the site of Butrint is provided with an official guide of the archaeological site and it takes about two hours, including a visit to the precious antiquarium (museum). Lunch in a restaurant. Return in hotel in afternoon for the last swim in the sea for the day. Dinner in hotel.
4 Day- Breakfast and relaxing day on the beautiful beach and / or in the large pool overlooking the bay and the island of Corfu. Lunch and dinner at the hotel.
5 Day – Visit to Gjirokastra (World Heritage of Humanity- UNESCO). Departure from Saranda to the city of Gjirokastra (Argirocastro was its name in antiquity that mean silver fortress and the city shows clearly the meeting of the cultures Greek, Roman, Byzantine Turkish and Albania) visit of the old city, shopping in the traditional and artisanal bazaar, visit to the castle on the slope of the hill and to the National Museum of Arms. Lunch in restaurant with traditional menu. In the afternoon departure to the natural monument a karsts spring named Blue Eye. The deepness of this spring is over the 100m and is a mystery its generating sources.
6 Day – Breakfast in hotel and free day to enjoy the sun, the beach and the long sandy beach of Golem or the pool sited in the shadow of the pine tree. Lunch and dinner in hotel.
7 Day – Breakfast in hotel and free day to enjoy the sun, the beach and the long sandy beach of Golem or the pool sited in the shadow of the pine tree. Lunch and dinner in hotel.
8 Day- Return to the airport in Tirana
For groups from 10 €. 650
For groups from 20 €. 560
For groups from 30 €. 530
For groups from 40 and over €. 510
Children from 3-12 years old —————– 20 % less if stay in the same room with the parents
*The prices for groups mentioned above refer to the groups with full limited number, if the group is higher or lower than the price will go up or down and it will be listed on the basis of the actual number of participants.
Accommodation in 4* hotel in double/twin room including breakfast, lunch and dinners
- Transfer in hotel from and to airport in Tirana or from /to ferry
- 7 breakfasts, 7 lunches and 7 dinners (0:33 the water and 1 glass of wine for pax)
- One day tour in Berat, one day tour in Tirana and Kruja with bus, driver and guide speaking Italian/ English, tickets for museums and archaeological sites
PRICES DO NOT INCLUDE:
- Flights to and from Tirana or ferry to and from Durres.
- Lunches (except those mentioned in “the price includes)
- Drinks (except those mentioned in “the price includes”).
- Beverages, liquor, snacks etc …
- Medical Insurance – any baggage supplement € 20 pax
- Personal extras and anything not expressly mentioned under “the price includes”
Cancellation & Refund Policy
- More than 45 days before the scheduled departure: there is no cancellation fee except bank charges incurred for reimbursement;
- From 45 to 15 days before the scheduled departure: 50% deposit refund;
- Less than 15 days: 100% cancellation fee.
* Unless a different agreement between us under the guidelines of the necessary structures to the completion of the tour.
TIME TO BOOK
The aforementioned package refers to the months of: April, May June, September and October. We recommend you to book as early as possible as availability is for sure only with good margin of booking.
HOW TO BOOK YOUR STAY?
Click on the screen or on the link in the “Shore Tour in South Albania” to purchase it. Filling the form and by entering your personal details (a person as a contact person for all, then we will require the names and data for all participants in the tour), make bank transfer using the data and send by mail to firstname.lastname@example.org the scanned copy of the bank transfer
Followed by bank transfer data:
Bank Name: Credins Bank
Name of Account: Puravida Albania sh.p.k
Account number: 00000799411
If you are unable to book a flight or ferry let us know that we will provide the necessary information on how to provide.
To enter in Albania serves only valid identity card or passport.
The tour is scheduled to arrive in Tirana airport in the evening and departure airport for Italy in the evening of Day 8. In other case you will have to re-program the first and last days.