Durres Day Trip

Durres city lies on the Adriatic coast and is main commercial port of Albania. Durres, Albania's second largest city was known formerly as Durrahium and is one of the oldest towns in the country.

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Overview

Durres city lies on the Adriatic coast and is main commercial port of Albania. Durres, Albania's second largest city was known formerly as Durrahium and is one of the oldest towns in the country. Legend says that it was founded by Epidamnos, the Illyrian King of the area, who called it by his own name and named the port area after his grandson, Dyrrah. It was for centuries the largest port on the Adriatic, and the start of the Via Egnatia to Constantinople/Istanbul. We visit the Roman amphitheater and the Archaeological Museum, situated near the sea and rich in objects excavated in Durres. We also visit the Roman Baths behind the Aleksander Moisiu Theatre on the central square. Than we see the Palace of the former King Zog. Return to Tirana

AVAILABILITY

Activity Date :05/11/2018Change Dates

Durres Day Trip (08:30)

€ 47.00

 

ACTIVITY DETAILS

  • TypeCity Tours and Sightseeing City Tours and Sightseeing
  • Activity OperatorAlbania Explorer Tour Operator
  • Duration6 Hours
  • Available OnMonday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
  • Starting PlaceAt Hotel reception in Tirana
  • LevelEasy

INCLUSION(S) AND EXCLUSION(S)

  • Inclusion(s)

    - Local guide in one from major foreign languages during all tour itinerary 
    - Transport with car/minivan/bus 
    - Hotel pick up & return in Tirana.

  • Exclusion(s)

    Everything else not mentioned in "Inclusions"
    Lunch supplement 14 euro per person : 3 course menu
                                                                           1 local drink
                                                                           0.5 bottle of water

  • Terms and Conditions

  • Full payment (100%) to be done at the time of booking confirmation.

  • All tours/excursions are quoted based on minimum 2 persons.

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