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Jorge and your team

We are a team of adventurers that will help you discover the best places in the world. We'll guide you throughout the adventures so you can live unique and life changing experiences.

We are a team of adventurers that will help you discover the best places in the world. We'll guide you throughout the adventures so you can live unique and life changing experiences.

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Itinerary

Day 1: Tirana –Kruja –Marikaj –Tirana

Stop At: Kruja Castle, Near Tirana, Kruje 1501 Albania
Visit Kruja castle and Scanderbeg Museum. Kruja was the most important town for the Albanians during the 15th century, which withstood successfully to at least 3 major sieges by the Ottoman Empire.
Duration: 2 hours

Stop At: Ethnographic Museum of Kruja, Fortress of Kruja, Kruje 1501 Albania
The museum we will visit is dedicated to the Albanian medieval hero Gjergj Kastrioti called otherwise as ‘Scanderbeg’. He is considered the most important figure for all the Albanians wherever they live. Lunch will be in an agri-tourist center where we will experience true Albanian hospitality.
Duration: 2 hours

Meals included:
• Lunch: Lunch will be in an agri-tourist center where we will experience true Albanian hospitality.
• Dinner: Dinner on group expense
Accommodation included: Overnight in Tirana

Day 2: Tirana –Durrës –Berat

Stop At: Durres, Durres, Durres County
On our way to Berat our first stop will be in the historical city of Durres where we will take a guided walk through the town center, fortification walls dating back to 5th century AD and the Roman Amphitheater as one of the biggest in the Balkans.
Duration: 2 hours

Stop At: Berat Castle, Rruga Mihal Komnena, Berat 5001 Albania
We continue traveling to Berat, a UNESCO Heritage Site. After having lunch in the castle we take a guided walk through the beautiful alleys of Berat Castle.
Duration: 2 hours

Stop At: Berat, Berat, Berat County
In the afternoon we walk through Mangalem and Gorica neighborhoods to finish in grandeur with a photo shooting of Mangalem quarter by night.
Duration: 2 hours

Meals included:
• Dinner: Dinner on group expenses.
Accommodation included: Overnight in Berat

Day 3: Berat –Ardenice –Gjirokastër –Sarandë

Stop At: Ardenica Monastery, Ardenice Albania
Today we travel to the monastery of Ardenica to visit the beautifully preserved Saint Mary Church with frescoes dating since 1744.
Duration: 2 hours

Stop At: Gjirokaster Castle, Gjirokaster Albania
Next, we drive to the city of Gjirokastër were we will visit the Old Town, The Castle and the typical ottoman houses of Gjirokaster a representative of which is the house of Enver Hoxha was born, now transformed in the Ethnographic Museum.
Duration: 2 hours

No meals included on this day.
Accommodation included: Overnight in Saranda

Day 4: Saranda –Butrint –Saranda

Stop At: Butrint National Park, SH81, Butrint Albania
Today we travel to Butrinti in Albania and visit the UNESCO archeological site. Butrinti is one of the few archeological sites in Albania to be continually inhabited during the whole of its existence and is as well one of the most preserved sites in Albania part of the UNESCO Heritage list.
Duration: 2 hours

Stop At: Ksamil, Ksamil, Saranda, Vlore County
Depending on the period and whether we can relax in the blue waters of the Ionian Sea in Ksamil.
Duration: 3 hours

Stop At: Lekursi Castle, Sarandë, Albania
In the afternoon we can do a guided walk of Saranda and drive to the panoramic site of Lekurs for a coffee break.
Duration: 2 hours

Meals included:
• Lunch: Lunch in Ksamil
• Dinner: Dinner on group expenses
Accommodation included: Overnight in Saranda

Day 5: Saranda –Kalambaka

Stop At: Tepelene, Tepelene, Gjirokaster County
In the morning we head to Greece we cross the border and drive to Ioannina to visit this amazing castle of Ali Pasha Tepelena.
Duration: 2 hours

Meals included:
• Breakfast: Saranda
• Lunch
Accommodation included: Overnight in Kalambaka

Day 6: Kalambaka –Meteora –Kalambaka

Stop At: Kalambaka, Kalambaka, Trikala Region, Thessaly
Kalambaka was burned to the ground by the Nazis in World War II, but it is a modern city nowadays.
Duration: 2 hours

Stop At: Great Meteoron Monastery, Eparhiacos dromos Meteoron, Kalambaka 42200 Greece
A great view can be admired from the top of monasteries in Meteora. Today we visit the Great Meteoron Monastery
Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Meteora, Meteora, Trikala Region, Thessaly
Visit St.Stephen’s Monastery in Meteora
Duration: 2 hours

No meals included on this day.
Accommodation included: Overnight in Kalambaka

Day 7: Kalambaka –Niki –Heraklea –Ohrid

Stop At: Heraclea, Bitola, North Macedonia
Today we travel toward Heraklea archeological site near Bitola, Macedonia. It was Philip II, the father of Alexander the great who during the 4th century BC, founded Heraclea. After a guided tour of Heraclea and Bitola we drive to Ohrid where will be accommodated tonight.
Duration: 3 hours

No meals included on this day.
Accommodation included: Overnight in Ohrid

Day 8: Ohrid –Saint Naum –Ohrid

Stop At: Ohrid, Ohrid, Southwestern Region
Breakfast: Ohrid. Today with the assistance of the local guide we will visit Samuel castle, Saint John Canelo, the amphitheater, etc. Lunch will be in Ohrid. In the afternoon we travel to visit Saint Naum monastery venerated deeply by the Macedonians. He helped spread the Bible and the literacy rate in the region.
Duration: 3 hours

No meals included on this day.
No accommodation included on this day.