Named after an Illyrian tribe of the area, this weekend tour offers moderate biking activity, a boat trip and visits to the Eremites monastery and the lovely churches.
The cities of Korça and Tirana are visited as well.
The optimal number of participants is 10-15: upon request, we offer tours for one person, a couple or a family.
|DEPARTURE/RETURN LOCATION||Tirana Airport|
|DEPARTURE TIME||Please arrive at least 2 hours before the flight.|
These tours and excursions offer unique and economic opportunities to support and sustain the small local businesses that are working to preserve and protect the Albanian natural treasures by sharing them with caring, respectful visitors.
Day 1: Departure
Day 1: Traveling towards Korça.
Start Point: Tirana, Albania
16:00 Traveling towards Korça
19:00 Upon arrival, a stroll through the city center before a memorable dinner and a welcomed rest in a comfortable hotel.
Day 2: A hearty breakfast fortifies for biking towards Prespa Lake.
8:00 A hearty breakfast fortifies for biking towards Prespa Lake. A lovely boat-ride to the island to visit the Eremites monastery and admire the ancient graffiti offers the additional delight of close-up appreciation of the local pelicans.
13:00 Lunch is the renown fresh lake-fish casserole.
14:00 Returning to Korça. 18:00 A short trip to Voskopoja.
19:00 A traditional restaurant boasts the regional delicacies and a hospitable guesthouse promises sweet sleep.
Day 3: A leisurely breakfast before visiting the historic and once very important village, whose ancient mysteries are explained by a local guide and a resident priest.
9:00 A leisurely breakfast before visiting the historic and once very important village, whose ancient mysteries are explained by a local guide and a resident priest.
12:00 Returning to Korça.
13:00 Following another traditional repast, a visit to the old bazaar and the charming Pedestrian Street.
17:00 Traveling towards Tirana.
20:00 A farewell dinner and satisfying snooze in Tirana.
Day 4: Breakfast early to allow time for a final appreciation of Tirana’s treasures.
Day 5: Return