Albania and North Macedonia

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Welcome

Albania North Macedonia Tour is a a trip for food and wine lovers. Without a doubt, Albania is very rich in archeological sites. Moreover there is a well established culinary tradition. Additionally many local wineries have opened in the last decades. The best ones are in the south of the country. In this trip we are able to visit all of them.

Albania North Macedonia Tour…

Differently from Albania, North Macedonia has a well known quality of wine. In ddition, during the whole trip, your guide is going to provide informations and suggestions on the best dishes and wines to taste. Beside the visits, during the trip we will structure two wine tasting with Proffessionals.

Good to know…

Absolutely Albania North Macedonia Tour includes all the best natural and hsitorical sites. Also we follow a wine route as well. Obviously, i am happy to suggest the best places and dishes according to the personal taste of each traveler. As a rule i don’t book for meals and accomodation. On the other hand, with a request, i can arrange meals and accomodation.

Program

Private Transfer

Day 1: Tirane

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Albania North Macedonia Tour Meet with the guide. Following the visit of the capital which includes all the main attractions. In conlusion, evening in the lively area of Blloku.

Day 2: Apollonia and Vlora

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Albania Private TourThe day starts with the transfer to Apollonia.  Furthermore, in the site a specialist archeologist will assist us. Following the visit in the monumental part and a museum. In th end, transfer to Vlore. Free time to enjoy the coastal city.

Day 3: Riviera and Butrint (UNESCO)

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Albania North Macedonia TourThe morning starts with a super scenic drive through mountains and hills filled with secular olive trees and spectacular views of the Ionian Sea. Hence going up to 1200 m above the sea level. Also we visit Butrinti, an important Hellenistic Roman site. In conclusion, the evening free in Saranda.

Day 4: Blue Eye and Gjirokaster (UNESCO)

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Albania North Macedonia TourToday we visit the Blue Eyes, a powerfull spring surrounded by myths and legends. Following, the visit of Gjirokaster. Furthermore we will have a visit in a local house for a traditional coffee ceremony. Evening free for leisure.

Day 5: Berat (UNESCO)

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Albania North Macedonia TourContinuing our program a transfer to Berat (UNESCO). Following with the visit to the Lower and the Upper Neighborhoods. Evening free.

Day 6: Ohrid (UNESCO)

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Albania North Macedonia TourThe morning starts with the transfer to Ohrid. In addition, this little pearl is built at the shores of the oldest lake of Europe. Furthermore, the lake has a surface of 90 Km 2 and represents a unique ecosystem. Free time to experience on our own the welcoming atmosphere.

Day 7: Ohrid

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Albania North Macedonia TourVisit in the Winery of Popova Kula. This family run business has made a very good name. Also, we will have a wine tour following  the taste of  four wines. Furthermore we will have a panoramic drive through the Galicica Natural Park. Astonishing views of the Lake Prespa and Lake Ohrid from the top. In conclusion, evening back in Ohrid.

Day 8: Skopje

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Albania North Macedonia TourSkopje is the most ecentric capital of the Balkans.  Furthermore, the city is bustling in monuments and all sorts of museums. The Vardar River, in addition,  the longest river in North Macedonia defines the old and the new part of this city.  Also, the old part, abounds in Ottoman architecture but the new one in Neo Classical one. Either you like it or not, Skopje promises fun, fun, fun! Evening is free.

Day 9: End of our Tour

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Albania North Macedonia TourToday’s options are either a visit to the Canyon of Matka or to Panteleimon Monastery. End of our program.

Map

Services & Rates

Private English and Italian Speaking Guide (Start and End in Tirane)

1 to 3 Person – 80, 00 Euro

Private transfer (Start and End in Tirane)

1 to 3 Person – 100, 00 Euro

Winery tour, 3 wines tasting, finger food10, 00 Euro / Person

Only private English speaking guide in Berat

1 to 3 Person – 40, 00 Euro

Note: Requests for bigger groups will be considered after each specific request.

What's included

Pick up and Drop Off at your place

Transfer in modern air conditioned 4+1 car as per itinerary.

All taxes and road expenses

Private Guide & driver in English or Italian

Entrances as mentioned in the itinerary

What's excluded

Meals

Accomodation

Tips and gratuities

Everything not mentioned

Advices and suggestions

Thank you for choosing Albania Kosovo Tour. Additionally, we advice you to book this tour at least 48 hours before. Also, this allows us to have enough time to organize it.  Furthermore, this trip is suitable for children, adults and disabled people.  As a rule sport outfit and good walking shoes. As a rule, in summer we recommend to wear a hat and sun cream because of the heat.

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