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    Southern Balkan Adventure

    7 days / 6 nights

    Day 1 DUBROVNIK

    Arrival in Dubrovnik, dinner and overnight at the hotel.

    Day 2 DUBROVNIK - CAVTAT - DUBROVNIK

    Breakfast, half day sightseeing of Dubrovnik. The walls of Dubrovnik girdle a perfectly preserved complex of public and  private, sacral and secular buildings representing all periods of the city’s history, beginning with its founding in the 7th century. Particular mention should be made of the city’s main street, Stradun, the Rector’s Palace, the church of St. Vlaho, the Cathedral, three large monasteries and the City Hall. The Republic of Dubrovnik was the center of a separate political and territorial entity, and was proud of its culture,  its  achievements  in commerce  and  especially  of  its  freedom,  preserved  down  so  many tempestuous centuries. In the afternoon visit Cavtat and if wishes visit of the native house of Vlaho Bukovac, the great painter. Dinner and overnight at the hotel in Dubrovnik.

    Day 3 DUBROVNIK - CETINJE – PODGORICA

    Departure for Cetinje with short stop in Kotor and Budva. Upon arrival to Cetinje visit of town with two of the most representative buildings: the Monasteries of Cetinje and Biljarda. Continue for Podgorica the Capital of Montenegro - dinner and overnight.

    Day 4 PODGORICA - SHKODER - KRUJE - TIRANA (200 km)

    Sightseeing of Podgorica - this city lies on 4 rivers: Zeta, Moraca, Ribnica, Cijevna and Sitnica. Except for many theaters, Podgorica offers historic sites: Sahat - fortress Adži-paša Osmanagić, walls of Nemanjić town, ruins of ancient town Duklja, Old town, Vezir bridge. Continue for Tirana with stop in Shkoder situated on south bank of Shkodra Lake. This city is one of the oldest cities in Europe and the traditional centre of the Gheg cultural region. Visit of the Mosque of Plumbit and the castle of Rosata with dominates over lake and it is perched at more than 1.200 m above sea level. Continue to Kruje, a picturesque birthplace of Skanderbeg, Albania’s National Hero. After the visit of Kruja Castle and the Skanderbeg Museum, proceed to Tirana. Dinner and overnight at the hotel in Tirana.

    Day 5 TIRANA

    Full day visit of Tirana - Albania’s capital since 1920. It lies almost exactly midway between Rome and Istanbul, and its architecture has been influenced by both, as well as by Russia. The city tour of Tirana begins at Skanderbeg Square, a great open space in the heart of the city. The most of sights are situated near by main square, such as National History Museum, Mausoleum of former President Enver Hoxha, Palace of Culture, the Mosque Et’hem Bey, Clock tower. Afternoon departure to Dajiti Mountain to have a panoramic view of the capital from above. Dinner and overnight at the hotel in Tirana.

    Day 6 TIRANA - BERAT - DURRES (300 km)

    After breakfast, departure for Berat, Albania’s most charming medieval town. The town is also known as the  “Town  of  a  Thousand Windows”,  due  to  the  many  large  windows  of  the  old  decorated  houses overlooking the town. Town’s citadel overlooks Osum river and the modern city as well as the old Christian quarter across  the  river.  It  is  a  well-preserved  area  containing  narrow  streets,  Turkish  houses  and Orthodox churches. The citadel’s biggest church, St. Mary’s, has been converted into the Onufri Museum, honoring Albania’s greatest painter of Christian icons. In the afternoon proceed for Durres, the ancient Greco-Roman port city of Dyrrachium. Visit of town includes  the  Byzantine  city  walls  and  Roman  amphitheatre.  Drive  back  to  Tirana  where  dinner  and overnight at the hotel.

    Day 7 TIRANA - TIRANA AIRPORT

    Free time till transfer to Tirana airport.


     
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