Nestled in the Balkan Peninsula, this hidden gem offers a captivating mix of stunning landscapes, rich history, and vibrant culture. From the pristine beaches of the Albanian Riviera to the ancient ruins of Butrint and the vibrant capital city of Tirana, Albania is a treasure trove waiting to be discovered. Embark on an unforgettable journey and create lifelong memories on your holiday in Albania!
Experience the natural beauty of the Albanian Riviera. With its turquoise waters, golden sandy beaches, and picturesque coastal villages, the Albanian Riviera is a paradise for beach lovers. Explore the charming town of Saranda and soak up the sun on its beautiful beaches. Discover hidden gems like the UNESCO World Heritage site of Butrint, an ancient city that dates back to the 7th century BC. Hike through the Llogara National Park and enjoy panoramic views of the Ionian Sea from the mountain peaks. Albania’s Riviera offers a serene escape and a chance to unwind in a truly stunning setting.
Delve into Albania’s rich history and cultural heritage. Visit the historic city of Berat, also known as the “City of a Thousand Windows,” and admire its well-preserved Ottoman architecture. Explore the ancient city of Apollonia and walk among the ruins of this once-thriving Greek colony. Discover the vibrant capital city of Tirana, with its colourful buildings, bustling markets, and lively café culture. Immerse yourself in Albania’s traditions by attending a folk music concert or sampling local cuisine, known for its Mediterranean flavours and influences from neighbouring countries. Albania’s historical sites and cultural experiences offer a unique glimpse into the country’s past and present.
Experience adventure in Albania’s rugged landscapes. Hike through the Accursed Mountains, also known as the Albanian Alps, and be rewarded with breathtaking views of mountain peaks and deep valleys. Explore the UNESCO World Heritage site of Gjirokastër, a well-preserved Ottoman town perched on a hilltop. Embark on a thrilling river rafting trip on the Vjosa River, one of Europe’s last wild rivers. Albania’s natural wonders provide a playground for outdoor enthusiasts and a chance to connect with the country’s untamed beauty.
BEST TIME TO VISIT
Albania’s weather patterns are similar to the surrounding countries, Croatia, Italy, North Macedonia – with warm summers, ideal for sunbathing on the coast.
Around 2 hours
If you’re looking for a more off-beat destination with lots of history, great scenery and lovely beaches – with just a short flying time.
HOW TO GET THERE
There are a number of airlines now offering services to Tirana from London, both during the summer and winter.
IDEAL TO COMBINE WITH
Tirana can be an entrance point to much of the southern Balkans, including North Macedonia, Kosovo and Montenegro.
OUR FAVOURITE ALBANIAN DESTINATIONS
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