Visit the picturesque town of Berat and taste the Albanian wine
During this tour you will see the highlights of Berat and discover this ancient city. You will taste regional flavors and wines and experience picture-perfect landscapes that will capture your imagination. You will be acquainted how people lived in the castle since the 4th century BC and how they still live today, what their traditions and customs are. Visit the Holy Trinity Church, then Onufri Iconography Museum located within the Castle.
This tour is unique as the city is unique itself, its architecture, history and culture are unique. The home made food is unique and the most important the people are unique for their hospitality. No wonder it was already declared a museum city in 1961 by the Albanian government and Unesco World Heritage in 2008.
During this tour you will visit the city of Berat. It is more than 2400 years old and the most attractive city in Albania.
You will have a chance to see the following sites:
• Berat Castle, Rruga Mihal Komnena
• National Iconographic Museum Onufri, Located in the Inner Part of Saint Mary Church in Berat Castel
• The King Mosque, Rruga Kurt Pasha
• National Ethnographic Museum
• Gorica Bridge
• After visits you will have a traditional lunch with home made specialties and good wine tasting
After the tour we return back to Durres (approx 1. 5 hrs ride).
Meeting Point + Tour Duration
Meeting Point Options: Rail or Bus Station, Cruise Ship Port, Hotel, Monument/Building, Suggested by Guide: Pick up point is for free inside city of Durres. If you are staying outside the city please let me know about your location and I can prepare a customized tour.
Duration: 9 hours
We are flexible about the duration of the tour if you want to stop on the way to take picture or drink coffee.
Volkswagen Caddy 2012 very comfortable vehicle with air conditioning. Max 3 travelers.
For a group of 4 to 8 people the vehicle is Volkswagen minivan 2018. Please contact me for a customized tour.
Walking tour inside the Berat Castle, make sure to wear comfortable shoes.
- Guiding Services
- Private Transportation
- Admission Tickets
Estimated Local Cash Needed
4500 Lek - 2000 lek - Food/person
500 lek - Drinks/person
1500 lek- Wine tasting /person
500 lek - Souvenirs
- Personal Expenses
- Food, Drinks, Snacks
There are no restrictions and whatever you should need, just tell me and I will try to arrange it!