Private tour in Tirana Dorian D

Pricing Details
Base cost of tour
  • $ 298 USD

The UNESCO Lakeshore of Ohrid lake inside Albania

Tour #881724
Pricing Details
Base cost of tour

up to 4 people

9 hours

Private transportation

Party Size:

1

Overview of your Tirana tour:

During this day trip we will visit the fisherman village of Lin situated on the western side of Ohrid Lake, the town of Pogradec a touristic destination during summer time, Drilon Park and Tushemisht Village. Lake Ohrid is one of Europe's deepest and oldest lakes, with a unique aquatic ecosystem of worldwide importance, with more than 200 endemic species with a maximum depth of 280 m. The village of Lin is situated on a small peninsula on Lake Ohrid. The Lin area has been inhabited since at least the Iron Age. Archaeological findings from the hilltop above the present-day village include foundation walls and mosaics of an early Christian Byzantine church. Drilon Park or as the locals call it "Voloreka" is a karstic spring water which forms a little island just before meeting the lake. Surrounded by plenty of trees, it forms the shape of e little forest deep in a quite atmosphere. Tushemisht village, the last village before the border to North Macedonia, once a place of shooting an Albanian Comedy movie.

Your Tirana tour itinerary

Meet with Dorian. Depart from the pier/ hotel or your specified meeting place to reach the city of Elbasan. Coffee break in the city center and continue driving toward east, following the route of the ancient Via Egnatia. Photo stops along the way. First stop will be the Village of Lin where we may walk up the hill to visit the ruins of the Basilica. Continue exploring the village and meeting the locals. Drive to Pogradec where we may enjoy the shore of the lake and the main walking street along the shore. Continue further south of the lake to visit Drilon Park covered with trees and surrounded by fresh waters. A boat trip around the little island of the Swans is suggested. Tushemisht village will the last place to be visited, where we meet Ms. Ollga and her story… Diversity of local dishes, the famous "Lakror" and the fresh fish of the lake, are the next step to be reached. Late afternoon, we'll head back to the pier or your specified place.

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Transport Details
Type: Private Transportation

A very comfortable car on your full disposal.

What's Included
  • Other
  • Private Guide
  • Private Transportation
What's Extra
  • Other: Personal expenses.
  • Public Transportation
  • Food Drinks Snacks
Where will you meet

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  • You can request a different meeting location (for example, your hotel) during the checkout process.
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English

Fluent

Greek

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Italian

Basic

Serbian

Activity Level
Minimal
Accessibility

Kid Friendly

wheelchair Accessible

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Size:

up to 4 people

Duration:

9 hours

Transportation:

Private transportation

Party Size:

1

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$ 298 USD

Book with a 20% deposit!

Size:

up to 4 people

Duration:

9 hours

Transportation:

Private transportation

Party Size:

1

Select tour date
Select tour start time

View our Cancellation policy

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