Durres visit and wine tasting.
Activity duration: Half-day morning
After meeting with the guide you will be transferred in Durres. Durres is the largest port of Albania. Arriving in Durres, the exploration of the city starts with a visit of the Roman Amphitheatre of Durres, the largest in the Balkans built since 2nd century BC. Roman influence here continues with the Trajan’s Baths and the Roman Forum. The famous road of Roman Empire, Via Egnatia, started from Durres as the gateway to the Balkans.
Next follows a relaxing stroll along the boulevard alongside the shore of the sea. Colorful buildings on one side and the sea on the other offer a special pleasure. On the boulevard there are monuments like the Unknown Soldier, a tribute to the lost soldiers of the liberation army of WW2, etc. After the visit in Durres, you will be transferred to Scanderbeg winery for a visit and wine tasting.
The Skenderbeu Winery was founded in 1929 by an Italian family with note able experience in the growth and development of premium wine. Their combined experience in enology, viticulture and wine marketing brought a unique background to the Winery. They also invested in the vineyard in the Sukth hills, were there were cultivated the first varieties, Barbera/Sangiovese and Riesling. They used the latest technology of the time for the wine production; the winery capacity was 1300HL. As time went by, the system changes in our country leadership were reflected in the winery management. In 1960 the vineyard surface grew to 1500ha, and was located in all the Durres county area, it was enriched with different varieties like: Merlot, Kabërnet, Riesling, Shesh i Bardhë, Shesh i Zi, Muskat kanellë, Muskat Hamburg, Pamid, Zarsin, Shiroka Mellnishka, Dimiat etc. After the delicious time at the winery you will be transferred back to Tirana for the end of your journey.
Meeting/pick-up point: Hotel in Tirana or city center.
Start/opening time: 8am
Duration: 5.5 hours.
Languages: English and Italian.
Prices per 1 person:
►send request €219 (1 person)
►send request €117 (group 2 persons)
►send request €83 (group 3 persons)
►send request €69 (group 4 persons)
►send request €60 (group 5 persons)
►send request €54 (group 6 persons)
►send request €49 (group 7 persons)
►send request ON REQUEST +8 persons
As our way of saying thank you for choosing us, at the end of this tour you'll be provided with a free self-guiding brochure and tour options for the rest of your stay.
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- Guide(For groups up to 8 people, guide and driver may be the same person)
- No meal options
- Entry fees in museums and parks
- VAT 20%
Meeting point: Pick up at the reception of your hotel in Tirana or city center. Please confirm the time and location for pick up with 48 hours’ notice prior to the activity by calling the following telephone numbers: (+)355 42420892 Supplier opening hours: Monday - Sunday 08:00 am - 19:00 pm in English, Italian. Duration of the tour: 8 hours Tour start time: 09:00 am Return time: 17.00 pm approximately. End point : hotel Guide languages: English, Italian. Customers must be at the meeting point 15 minutes before the start of the tour. Remember to bring the confirmation voucher and valid photo ID with you.
Transfer by airconditioned vehicle.