Enjoy a full-day, guided tour of Albania, from Corfu. Explore some of Alabnia's highlights, such as Ag. Saranda City, Butrint and the ancient city of Vouthrota. You will travel from Corfu to Albania and back by ferry and hotel pickup and drop-off are included.
• 10 hours
Your private guide will pick you up from Saranda in an air-conditioned mini-van and take you to Gjirokastra, a UNESCO World Heritage site. Walk through its network of cobbled streets, visit the castle, and see traditional style houses built 300 hundred years ago. Archaeologists believe that the site of the castle has been inhabited since the Iron Age with the first fortifications, block-built stone walls - probably being erected from the 5th century. From feudal stronghold, to Ottoman invasion, to Italian colony, the city has known many rulers and has inspired poets, authors and artists alike. On your way back, you will stop to visit Blue Eye and the Lekuresi Castle.
• 6 hours
This trip will take you to one of the most amazing archeological sites on the Mediterranean. Butrinti archeological site was known during antiquity as the ancient Bouthrotos and part of it can be seen for Corfu island. Visit one of the least unspoiled corners of the Mediterranean as you walk through Butrinti ancient monuments. Soak up the atmosphere and the unique ecosystem of Butrinti as you visit some of its finest monuments such as the well preserved Greco-Roman Theatre built in honour of Asclepius, God of Medicine, Baptistry, Byzantine Basilica and the Museum inside the castle. Visit Butrinti day trip from Corfu can be done in one day starting from Corfu town at 9.00 AM and back via the Saranda Port. The journey from Corfu to Saranda take about 30 min. The tour starts in Saranda Port from where our local guide will transfer you to Butrinti Archeological Park.
• 4 hours
Our Cruise to Albania from Corfu is aimed at adventurous travellers seeking something out of the ordinary.From the Port of Corfu, we follow the Albanian coast to the city port of Saranda. After a short coffee break in Saranda, a 20 km guided coach tour of the south coast’s virgin shores and scattered islands is available for those who want it. Leaving the mainland again, we pass small picturesque villages and endless fertile plains that lead to a great lake. The highlight of your day will be a visit to Butrint – an UNESCO World Heritage site. Over the centuries, the ancient town had disappeared under layers of silt and vegetation.In recent years, however, archaeologists have uncovered some of the finest working town remains in the Mediterranean. At the edge of the lake is the ancient city of Vouthrota. Lunch is served upon your return to Saranda.In the afternoon, there will be a walking tour of Saranda, after which we depart for Corfu.
• 10 hours
Get peace of mind on your travels in Albania by booking this easy and simple one-way transfer from Igoumenitsa Port to Saranda, Albania. The one-way transfer is the best way to get between Igoumenitsa and Saranda. The friendly professional driver picks you up at port and then sit back and enjoy the scenery in the comfortable air-conditioned car. • Private one-way transfer service from Igoumenitsa port to Saranda • Avoid the potential delays and complexities of using public transport • Relax in a comfortable, air-conditioned private vehicle with a professional driver • Get your time in Saranda off to a relaxed start • Use a private transfer service that’s available 24 hours a day, seven days a week
• 2 hours
Our single-day cruise to the fascinating country of Albania is aimed at adventurous travellers seeking something out of the ordinary. From the Port of Corfu, we follow the Albanian coast to the city port of Saranda. A 20 km guided coach tour of the south coast’s virgin shores and scattered islands is available. We pass small picturesque villages and endless fertile plains that lead to a great lake. The highlight of your day will be a visit to Butrint – an UNESCO World Heritage site. Over the centuries, the ancient town had disappeared under layers of silt and vegetation. In recent years, however, archaeologists have uncovered some of the finest working town remains in the Mediterranean. The Venetian Tower near the entrance, the ancient theatre, the Temple of Asclepius, the ancient gymnasium, the Roman Baths, the Roman Baptistery with its priceless mosaic floor, the Lion gate and the enormous Cyclopean walls will transport you back in time from 2,500 years till the 3rd century A.D.
• 10 hours
Saranda is a town located in the southern part of the Albanian coast and only a few kilometers from Corfu. Saranda is one of the most important tourist attractions of the Albanian Riviera. It is situated on an open sea gulf of the Ionian Sea in the Mediterranean, about 4 kilometers from the Greek island of Corfu. Near Sarandë are the remains of the ancient city of Butrint, a UNESCO World Heritage site, or Finiq Antic, etc. Saranda became important in Roman times as a strategic point along the sea route between Adriatic and Ionian seas with full access in the Mediterranean area.
• 5.5 hours
A full day trip to Albania from Corfu. We will visit the archaeological of Butrint- designated by UNESCO as a World Heritage site in 1997. Over the centuries, the ancient town had disappeared under layers of silt and vegetation - but archaeologists have uncovered one of the best remains of a working town in the Mediterranean. Later we will visit the town of Saranda, opposite of Corfu . About 21:00 we will return in Corfu.
• 12 hours
Enjoy Albanian Riviera on 4x4 off-road vehicles through an itinerary that only a few people have been able too. Come share the adventure with us! A thrilling ride with fantastic landscapes and views of the area and multiple sneak peeks of the ocean with great photo opportunities. With our guiding experience, we can put together a trip that you won't soon forget. Your guide will take you to the most panoramic sites of the Albanian Riviera while you visit some of the most beautiful villages on it.
• 7 hours
Kayaking from Butrint to Ali Pasha CastleA diverse way to know more about Albanian culture and nature as you kayak along the Ionian coastline from the Butrint amphitheatre to the historic Ali Pasha Castle. Amidst visiting these UNESCO world heritage sites, you’ll be in awe of the magnificent views along the way.Optional: Culture tour (2-3 hours) to Butrint citadel.
• 3 hours