Begin your adventure in the vibrant capital city of Tirana, where you'll explore the National Historical Museum and soak in the sights of Scanderbeg Square and the main boulevard.
Continue your exploration as you journey to Kruja, birthplace of the revered national hero, Gjergj Kastrioti, known as Scanderbeg. Discover traditional craftsmanship at a hat workshop and the ethnographic museum, then savor a farm-to-table lunch amidst the serene surroundings of Fishte. Experience the artistry of ceramic-making at Vasili studio before venturing to the tranquil shores of Lake Shkodra and the historic Rozafa Castle in Shiroka.
Next, immerse yourself in the UNESCO World Heritage Site of Gjirokastra, where ancient streets are lined with traditional houses and bustling bazaars. Explore the ancient walls of the Castle "Argjiro" and soak in the vibrant local culture. Conclude your journey with a night of relaxation and gastronomic delights in Permet.
Finally, brace yourself for an adrenaline-fueled adventure as you navigate the rapids of the Vjosa River on an exhilarating rafting excursion. Return to Tirana, your senses enriched and your heart full with memories of Albania's captivating landscapes and cultural treasures. Join us on this captivating voyage, where each moment is a testament to the timeless allure of the Balkans.
Embark on your Albanian adventure with a warm welcome at Tirana International Airport. Your journey begins with a transfer to Tirana, the vibrant capital city. Explore the rich tapestry of Albania's history at the National Historical Museum, then meander through the main boulevard and Scanderbeg Square, soaking in the bustling energy of this dynamic city.
After breakfast, journey to Kruja, the birthplace of Albania's national hero, Gjergj Kastrioti, also known as Scanderbeg. Delve into the region's cultural heritage with visits to a traditional hat workshop and the ethnographic museum. Enjoy a farm-to-table lunch in Fishte, followed by a visit to Vasili studio to witness the art of ceramic-making. Conclude your day with a tranquil exploration of Lake Shkodra and the historic Rozafa Castle in Shiroka.
Set off for Gjirokastra, a UNESCO World Heritage Site renowned for its architectural beauty and rich history. Explore the ancient streets, traditional houses, and bustling bazaars of this enchanting city. Visit the imposing Castle "Argjiro" and immerse yourself in the vibrant local culture. Later, journey to Permet for a relaxing evening and authentic Albanian cuisine.
Rise early for an adrenaline-pumping adventure as you embark on a thrilling rafting expedition along the Vjosa River. Feel the rush of the rapids as you navigate the pristine waters surrounded by stunning natural scenery. Afterward, return to Tirana, your heart full of memories and your spirit rejuvenated by the beauty of Albania's landscapes and cultural heritage.