Prizren day trip (Kosova)

Prizren is a town with around 90,000 inhabitants, and it is a true open air museum, one of the most beautiful towns of Kosova. It is situated on the slopes of the Sharr Mountains and on the banks of the river Bistrica.

Overview

Prizren is a town with around 90,000 inhabitants, and it is a true open air museum, one of the most beautiful towns of Kosova. It is situated on the slopes of the Sharr Mountains and on the banks of the river Bistrica. Prizren was established at a convenient locality as an important trading town, through which passed old roads towards the Adriatic coast and the interior of the Balkan peninsula. The area of the Prizren valley has been settled by Illyrians since ancient times. The city already existed in Roman times, and in the 2nd century A.D. it is mentioned with the name of Theranda and in the 5th century A.D. it is mentioned with the name of Petrizên by Procopius of Caesarea. From all the cities of Kosova, Prizren has best preserved the architectural physiognomy of the past. The most important that we are going to visit are: Fortress of Prizren dates from the 11th century and was built to protect Prizren from attacks, the Bajrakli Gazi Mehmet Pasha's mosque is the oldest monument of Islamic art in Prizren, the mosque which Mehmet Pasha earmarked as his grave, a Turkish bath which is built of cut stone and large bricks, Sinan Pasha's mosque built in 1615, one of the oldest standing structures in Prizren is the Sh'nm'ria Levishka Church Built originally as a Roman Catholic Church to conclude with the house in which in 1878, the League of Prizren was organized.

AVAILABILITY

Activity Date :01/06/2019Change Dates

ACTIVITY DETAILS

  • TypeCity Tours and Sightseeing City Tours and Sightseeing
  • Activity OperatorAlbania Explorer Tour Operator
  • Duration10 Hours
  • Available OnMonday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
  • Starting PlaceTirane hotel pick up / drop off.
  • 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.


    Point of Departure: 
    Direct at your hotel in Tirana.
  • Exclusion(s)

    - Everything else not mentioned in "Inclusions".

  • Terms and Conditions

    • Price listed is per person, and is quoted based on a minimum number of 2 participants. To operate the tour with only with 1 participant there is an extra charge of 90%, and/or to operate the tour for groups of 3-5 participants there will be a discount of 30%; If there are 6-7 participants there will be a discount of 50%, If there are 8-10 participants there will be a discount of 70%; If there are 11-15 participants there will be a discount of 80%. For groups with more participants please contact us for special rate.
    • Tour Operator reserve the right to postpone (with the approval of client) or to cancel the service, in cases when required minimum participants is not guaranteed, or other subjective reasons. If service is canceled by Tour Operator, then 100% of booking fee will be refunded to respective customer.
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