Durres City Escape
Discovering Tirana is an amazing bizarre, experience with personal growth opportunities in every corner, it can be somewhat tiring.
Join us out of Tirana, to a local hotspot for many Albanians: The city of Durres, the most ancient city of Albania.
- Durres’s street – art
- Amphitheater and Archeological Museum visit
- Fresh sea – food lunch
- King Zog’s Villa and coffee break with the city view
- Visit the most famous Albanian wine cellar “Kantina e Pijeve Gjergj Kastrioti Skenderbeu”
From April 1st, upon Request
Departure: 09:00 am ( Hotel pick-up )
Included: Transportation, Tour Director, Lunch
Getting around: Private motor coach, walking
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Local cuisine and
Historical sightseeing with local guide
10:00 – 12:30 Today this port city, is a mixture of modern and ancient features. We will walk around its City Walls, Byzantine Forum, Roman Thermal Baths and around these ancient monuments we will enjoy Durres’s now famous street-art and have a coffee break on top of the Venetian Tower.
12:30 – 14:30 After visiting the Amphitheater and the Archeological Museum, we will head for fresh sea-food based lunch( also many vegetarian / vegan local cuisine available).
14:30 – 16:00 Transfer for a short to King Zog’s Villa located on top of a hill overlooking the city. Appreciate its luxurious interior and listen to the stories of its troubled historical past. Enjoy a coffee break at Kajser, with a panoramic view of Durres from above ( tips on Albanian pastry and cakes ).
16:00 – 18:00 Before heading to Tirana, we will make a stop at “Kantina e Pijeve Gjergj Kastrioti Skenderbeu”. This is the most famous wine cellar in Albania. We will have the chance to try and buy different types of local wine, the well – know Brandy Skenderbeu, grape alcohol ( Raki ) and many other liqueurs