Tirana the capital, Kruja the Heroic Castle, Durres the Roman ruins.
Visit Tirana, The modern Capital of 1001 opportunities. Plenty of things to visit and see in the city including a visit of the Check Point Block (Blloku), The Martyrs Avenue, Scanderbeg Square and one of the oldest mosque in the town, the Et-hem Beg Mosque. Have you ever heard about "The United Colors of Tirana"? To be explored during the tour….
The little town of Kruje with such a long history and pride for the Albanians, related to the story of the legendary hero, Scanderbeg. The highlight of the visit is the local cuisine. There is a local saying "Lick the fingers". Do as the locals do.
Where to find a combination of different civilizations?
Where can you see the remains from the Hellenistic, Illyrian, Roman, Venetian & Ottoman eras, all mixed in one place? It's called Durres, situated on a natural harbor and boasting the ruins of the largest amphitheater in the Balkans. It's still there, ready to be explored…
Meeting with Dorian. Depart from the pier, from your hotel or your specified meeting place to reach the capital of Albania, Tirana. Sightseeing of the city and walking around the Scanderbeg square, Martyrs Boulevard, and The Block Quarter etc. Drive to Kruje. Visit of the Castle including the museums inside the castle. Free time at the most authentic Old Bazaars in the Balkans. Drive back to Durres. Visit the Roman Ruins and the Amphitheater. Back to the pier or your specified place.
Important note: Museums are closed on Mondays, except of any specific agreement in advance for visits of big groups, cruise ship visitors etc.
Meeting Point + Tour Duration
Meeting Point Options: Rail or Bus Station, Cruise Ship Port, Airport, Hotel, Address or Intersection, Monument/Building
Duration: 9 hours
A very comfortable van, model Mercedes Benz, A/C, Year 2010 on your full disposal.
- Guiding Services
- Private Transportation
- Admission Tickets
Estimated Local Cash Needed
2500 lek - - Local drinks
- Light lunch
- Personal Expenses
- Public Transportation Tickets
- Food, Drinks, Snacks
As a licensed guide, I have no restrictions.