8-Day Farm Life Tour in Albania (via Kosovo)

$1.860,20

Take a farm life tour in Albania to get in touch with local farmers and, most importantly, with the fantastic farm-to-table culinary experience that they deliver. Over 8 days, you’ll begin to understand how rural Albanian life works.

Agritourism & Farm Life Tour in Albania highlights:

  • Taste the local food of Northern Albania
  • Explore the farm life of Albania
  • Visit Berat, the City with a thousand windows
  • Relax and enjoy folk music in Valbona Valley
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Take a farm life tour in Albania to get in touch with local producers and, most importantly, with the wonderful farm-to-table culinary experience they offer. Over 8 days, you will begin to understand how rural Albanian life works.


Farm Life Tour in Albania Itinerary

Day 1: Airport – Tirana Hotel

The party will be greeted by the guide and driver at the airport, at which stage you will be moved to your hotel in Tirana. After a brief time in the hotel, take a city stroll to see the heart of Tirana and the Et’hem Bey Mosque.

Day 2: Tirana – Marikaj – Kruja – Rubik

Today you will start your visit to the History Museum in Tirana. After your visit, you’ll head to the tourist center of Marikaj, where you’ll have a nice lunch. Next, you will fly to the town of Kruja, where you can see the Castle and the Scanderbeg Museum. At the end of your tour, you’ll be transferred to Rubik, where you’ll be accommodated on the second night of your farm life tour in Albania.

Day 3: Rubik – Prizren – Gjakova – Valbona

You will travel through the National Highway to Prizren, Kosovo on the third day of your Farm Life Tour in Albania. In Prizren, you’ll visit the Sinan Pasha Mosque, the hammam, and the old town center. First, you’ll head to Gjakova, where you’ll see the Old Bazaar before you have lunch. After lunch, head to the Valbona Valley in Albania.

Day 4: Valbona – Kukaj – Valbona

Today you will walk to the village of Kukaj for about 1 hour, where you will learn more about the life of the local shepherds. You’re going to meet the friendly Tahir, a local who lives in Kukaj.

Day 5: Valbona – Fierza – KomanShkoder

You can fly by minibus until you enter Fierza, where you will board a boat that will cruise for about 2 hours through the Koman River. Koman Lake contains 3 of the main hydropower plants in Albania, with a total capacity of 600 megawatts. After lunch, you will drive towards Shkodër, where you can visit the Castle of Rozafa, which dates back to the 4th century B.C., before entering the city.

Day 6: Shkoder – Durres – Berat

On the sixth day of your Farm Life Tour in Albania, you will head to Durrës, the 2nd biggest city in Albania, which dates back to the 7th century B.C. and contains a Roman Amphitheater. Next, you will resume driving to Berat to visit this intriguing UNESCO city. You will begin by visiting the castle which dates back to the 5th century B.C., and following that you will take a walk through the Mangalem Quarter, which gives a distinctive look into the city’s architecture.

Day 7: Berat – Kruje

Breakfast is eaten in Berat before embarking to explore the castle of Berat, which dates back to the 4th century B.C. You will also visit the Onufri Museum inside the castle before you can spend some free time in Berat. You’ll drive to Kruja in the afternoon, where we’ll be accommodated for the night.

Day 8: Kruje – Mother Teresa Airport

After breakfast in Kruje, you can either visit the Scanderbeg Museum or just chill in the Kruja bazaar before your flight. And that is how the farm tour in Albania comes to an end.

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Accommodation for 8 nights in hotels and guest houses, 5 lunches consisting of traditional dishes, 7 dinners in hotels or guesthouses, English-speaking guide for 10 days, Local guide for two days, Transportation in a local minibus, Driver’s food and board for 10 days, Entrance tickets to museums and historical centers, Tickets for the ferry

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Important information

Bring your passport or ID card and comfortable shoes. Confirmation will be received at the time of booking. Children must be accompanied by an adult. Tour operates in all weather conditions (please dress appropriately). Not suitable for wheelchair users.

Farm Life Tour in Albania
8-Day Farm Life Tour in Albania (via Kosovo)
$1.860,20