A unique opportunity to learn about one of the most interesting and mysterious places on the continent, claimed to be the last secret of Europe. A visit to one of the oldest cities in Albania - Szkodra. The ancient fortress Rozafa towers above the city and offers a panoramic view of the entire city as well as the largest and most picturesque lake in the Balkans - Szkoder Lake. A visit in Szkoder cathedral and a mosque. Next, enjoy a walk along city streets and free time for shopping. The tour will continue to the small town of Kruja, known as Albanian Cracow, astonishes with its divergent climate and unusual atmosphere. Observe a magnificent white fortress towering over the old town. Feel the spirit of the Orient and do some shopping on the oldest bazaar in Albania. During the trip you will have an opportunity to see a part of the bunker system - a symbol of Enver Hoxha's regime and images of everyday life of Albanian citizens. Afterwards, a drive to capital of Albania - Tirana, which is also its largest city. A sightseeing tour through the city centre: Skanderbega Square - Albania's greatest national hero, the oldest monument - the 18th century Ethnem Bey mosque, the Pyramid (once the mausoleum of Enver Hoxha), the Presidential and Congress Palace and the so-called Block - an area inaccessible to common people during the communist regime. Free time in the city centre. Return to hotels in the late evening.
Departure and arrival time: 2021-05-10