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Albania The Highlights in 5 Days

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Albania has been called the last secret of Europe and also the gem of the Balkans. During this tour, you'll see the reason why... 

Customizable tour itinerary

This tour idea is fully customizable

This itinerary has been crafted by our Local Agency with one idea in mind: to inspire you. Every element can be adapted to your needs and your interests, from duration to accommodation and activities.

Day 1: Welcome to Tirana

• Arrival in Tirana.
• Free day to explore the city.
​• ​Night in Tirana.


Day 2: The Historic City of Elbasan

Elbasan, having retained its historical centre and cobbled streets, was once a very prosperous city know for its industry of handicrafts. Visit its ancient fortress, beautiful houses and one of the country’s oldest mosques.

The UNESCO city of Berat awaits in the afternoon. Famed for its architecture, it is best known for being “the city of 1,000 windows” and will charm you with its white houses and steep streets. Discover the city’s castle, many mosques and its museums.

Elbasan, Berat

Day 3: The National Park of Divjaka

Famous for the Lagoon of Karavasta and its bird species (like the rare, curly pelican!), Divjaka National Park is easily explored via its hiking trails.

In the evening, head to the city of Durres.

Divjaka, Karavasta

Day 4: Travel back in Time in Durres

Durres was an important merchant city in ancient times, as highlighted by its amphitheatre and city walls. Nowadays it is Albania’s main port. Walk along the promenade and visit the archaeological museum.Later, leave Kruja, the hometown of Albania’s national hero – Skanderberg. Learn about him and local culture at the Skanderberg Museum. Finally, stroll between the stalls of the old market on a charming square with cobbled streets

Durrës, Krujë

Day 5: Departure

According to your flight schedule, your guide will take you to the airport.


Tirana Elbasan Berat Divjaka Karavasta Durrës Krujë

Price details

This tour idea is fully customizable

The price reflects this specific itinerary and is designed to give you an idea of the budget required for this destination. Throughout the trip-planning process, our local agency will tailor your itinerary around your budget.

Approx. $780 / 5 days
Excluding international flights
2 Pers4 PersSupplement for 4* hotel
Price per person$780$550$60

Included in price:

  • Stay in three-star hotels for four nights
  • Breakfast from day 2 to day 5
  • Transport by car including the fuel
  • Tour guide (who will also be your driver) during all the days of your stay
  • Entrance fee in museums and toursitic sites mentioned in the itinerary
  • Airport transferts
  • Assistance

Not included in price:

  • Flights
  • Meals not mentioned as included
  • Drinks
  • Everything not mentioned in the “included” section
Book your flights to Albania
International flights are not included in this trip. Thanks to our partnership with Option Way, you can take advantage of booking your flights directly with your local agent.
Check out the many benefits:
  • Competitive rates
  • All-inclusive prices with no hidden fees
  • Your local agent Armela, in Albania, will inform you of any changes to your flights
For more information or to book your flights directly, head to our partner site.

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