GREAT BALKAN ADVENTURE 10
GREECE, ALBANIA & MACEDONIA
7 days from Athens to Skopje via Tirana
Tour code GBA 1930
Macedonia: Ohrid and Ohrid lake UNESCO sites | Tikvesh wine region | St. Naum Monastery | Bitola | Skopje
Albania: Tirana | Durres | Saranda
Greece: Ioanina town & lake | Meteora Monasteries | Kalambaka | Delfoi
DAY 1: Departure from Athens to Meteora
Pick up from your hotel in Athens and departure towards Delfoi. Individual visit to the museum and the site. Afternoon departure towards Kalambaka, near Meteora monasteries. O/N in Kalambaka.
DAY 2: Greek mountains
Morning visit to two Meteora monasteries. Drive north to the picturesque village of Metsovo for coffee break. Continue to Ioanina lake and city. Afternoon at leisure, we recommend a boat ride to the island on Ioanina lake or simply to explore the old town of Ioanina and Ali Pasha fortress. O/N in Ioanina
DAY 3: Welcome to Albania
Drive on the highway to Igoumenitsa, one of the biggest ports in this part of Greece. Crossing the border and enter Albania.
Arrival to the coastal city of Saranda and afternoon visit to Butrinti ancient site (guided tour). O/N in Saranda
DAY 4: The Albanian coastline
Morning drive along the picturesque Albanian coastline, with panoramic views of Ionian sea. Passing Llogara NP and drive towards the biggest Albanian port Durres. Coffee stop at Durres and continue to Albanian capital Tirana. Upon arrival in Tirana, a guided city tour will end this day. O/N in Tirana
DAY 5: Tirana and welcome to Macedonia
Guided Tirana tour before departure to Macedonia. Border crossing and afternoon visit to St. Naum monastery.
Possibility to have an unforgettable boat ride with row boats above the springs of Black Drim river. O/N in Ohrid
DAY 6: From Ohrid to Tikvesh wine region
Guided Ohrid walking tour in a morning. Drive towards Bitola, with coffee stop in the city center. In the afternoon arrival to the most famous Macedonian wine region – Tikvesh.
Possibility to have a dinner and wine tasting at the local winery. O/N in Tikvesh area.
DAY 7: Skopje, the capital of Macedonia
Morning departure to Skopje, the capital of Macedonia.
Guided Skopje sightseeing tour with visit to the old and new part of the town and visit inside of the Memorial house of Mother Teresa. End of the tour
(Accommodation for this night is not included in tour price)
Supplement for accommodation in Single room – 135 EUR.
Have to be required and booked in advance.
Pre or post tour accommodation could be offered on request
Similar to this tour could be offered as Private tour, with flexible departure dates and possibility for Tailor made itinerary.
All our tours with scheduled departure dates are based on combining different tours and itineraries.
We keep the right to combine and connect passengers from different tours at same time on same daily tour
Or transfer as it is described in their tour itinerary.
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Price per person, sharing a DBL room,
starting from € 949, –
Departure dates: 9 scheduled dates
Tour code: GBA 1930
Duration: 7 days
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– Transportation with air conditioned vehicle
according the itinerary;
– 6 nights accommodation in 4* hotels,
including hotel taxes and service charges;
– Daily breakfast;
– Services of an English speaking driver
and local host for the whole tour;
– Guided sightseeing tours at Butrinti ancient site,
Tirana, Ohrid and Skopje;
– Inside visits as described in the itinerary,
excluding admission charges;
– “Visit Macedonia” organization.