Berat and Durres Day Tour from Tirana(History and local food)

Berat and Durres Day Tour from Tirana(History and local food)

*This tour is unique as the city itself. It's architecture and it's history is unique, the culture and the costumes are unique, the homemade food is unique and above all the people are unique for their hospitality.
It was already declared from visitors.
*The Castle of Berat Berat Castle is not only a UNESCO site, but also being very old you can discover many interesting things
* As far from the geographical position this town is surrounded by the mountains of Tomor and Shpirag and in the middle passes the river Osum. The typical Mediterranean climate and the geographical position make Berat a champion in terms of fruits and vegetables. You will find them and other fresh foods in the restaurants of Berat.
*While in terms of architecture its built on a slope of a green hill .The castle at the top of the hill and the white houses on a slope below it, which seem to stand on top of each other, make their view very unique.

Itinerary
This is a typical itinerary for this product

Stop At: Durres, Durres, Durres County

The meeting point at the hotel .After you will start the journey to Durres. The City of Durres is one of the oldest (founded in 627 B.C.) You are going to visit the amphitheater there,which was built in the beginning of the 2nd century before Christ.After you will visit the city of Durres and Durres beach .There you will walk or drink something nearby Adriatic sea Then we continue our journey to Berat

Duration: 3 hours

Stop At: Berat Castle, Rruga Mihal Komnena, Berat 5001 Albania

First you will visit Berat Castle, which dates back to 4th century BC. The castle is one of the biggest inhabited castles and has many Byzantine churches, as well as some mosques built during the Ottoman era ,which began in 1417. Then you will learn a little history of Berat which is UNESCO World Heritage Site, more than 2400 year old. It is the most attractive city in our country. Berat is a very old town established by Illyrians with a fortified castle known as a city of Antipatrea.

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: National Iconographic Museum Onufri, Located in the Inner Part of Saint Mary Church in Berat Castel, Berat Albania

Our walk in the castle will take us to Onufri Museum, which is set up inside the cathedral of Saint Mary )

Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: Mangalem, Berat, Albania

Our next stop is in the old quarters of Mangalem and Gorica (old Berat)that are connected with each other by the Gorica Bridge over the Osumi River The bridge was built in XVIII century. It was originally made in 1780, during the ruling of Ahmet Kurt Pasha, it was rebuilt with stones.

Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: Berat, Berat, Berat County

After we are visiting the City of Berat (new Berat)there you will walk in the city pedestrian zone and will visit too Orthodox Church and Mosque in the center of town facing each other as a symbol of coexistence between communities .After visits you will have a traditional lunch with home made specialties in one of best restaurants.Optional you may choose good wine tasting in one of the best traditional Winery (Cobo Winery) .After road back to Tirana.

Duration: 4 hours



Informacion Adicional
"Confirmation will be received at time of booking"
"Not wheelchair accessible"
"Not recommended for pregnant travelers"
"No heart problems or other serious medical conditions"
"Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level"
"This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate"
"Face masks required for travelers in public areas"
"Face masks required for guides in public areas"



Duration: 8 To 9 Hours
Start location: Traveler pickup is offered
Visitors will be waiting for our guide at the scheduled time at the hotel


Cancellations and refunds: For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start time of the experience.

Included

  • Air-conditioned vehicle
  • Private Transportation
  • Professional English speaking guide
  • The Tour of Durres and Berat Cities
  • Hotel pick up and drop off
  • Entry/Admission - Berat Castle

Not Included

  • Visitors who have serious health problems
  • Entry/Admission - National Iconographic Museum Onufri

Facilities


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