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Local Food & UNESCO Heritage - Good Albania
7 days

Local Food & UNESCO Heritage

Start and end in Tirana
Tour Operator:
Good Albania
Max group size:
12
Age range:
16 to 80
Operated in:
English
Tour id:
100839
Hygiene Measures:
Included
Private available:
From
US $1,189
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Highlights

  • Enter to the Berat Castle
  • Explore churches in Butrint National Park
  • Enjoy the Llogara National Park

Travel, Your Way

Good reasons for travelling privately:

  • Personalise your trip

    Make changes to the itinerary, accommodation, or transport method

  • Increased safety during COVID

    Spend the majority of time amongst your group to reduce exposure to others

  • Travel more exclusively

    Your tour guide can focus all their attention on your group

  • Travel for a special occasion

    Celebrate an important event by only travelling with your friends or family

Itinerary

Start and end in Tirana! With the Food & Culinary tour Local Food & UNESCO Heritage, you have a 7 days tour package taking you through Tirana, Albania and 10 other destinations in Albania. Local Food & UNESCO Heritage includes accommodation in a hotel as well as an expert guide, meals, transport and more.
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  1. Introduction
  1. Day 1: Travel day
  2. Day 2: Kruja, Preza Castle & Durres
  3. Day 3: Walking Tour & Wine Tasting in Berat (UNESCO)
  4. Day 4: Sightseeing tour of Gjirokaster (UNESCO)
  5. Day 5: Typical food from Rural Gjirokastra
  6. Day 6: Blue Eye Spring & Butrint National Park (UNESCO)
  7. Day 7: Vlore via Porto Palermo & Llogara National Park
  8. Day 8: Flight Home
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  • Accommodation
  • Guide
  • Hygiene Measures
  • Meals
  • Additional Services
  • Transport
  • Flights

Where You'll Stay

Hotel
6 nights

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Customer Reviews

  • Overall Rating
    Excellent
    4.8
  • Itinerary
    Excellent
    5.0
  • Guide
    Excellent
    5.0
  • Transport
    Excellent
    4.9
  • Accommodation
    Excellent
    4.5
  • Food
    Excellent
    4.8
  • 4.7
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  • CM
    · September 29th, 2019
    This was more than we expected - AMAZING - recommended to everyone both young and old - our guide went above and beyond to accomodate our needs - food , experiences, local people amazing, sites - three out of four UNESCO sites in 8 days! - wonderful -... Show more
    Good Albania commented on this review
    Thank you so much for your kind words Chris. Come back and see us soon! Geri Good Albania
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    Trip date: September 2019
  • SD
    · September 29th, 2019
    This was a fantastic tour which frankly couldn't have been bettered. Rando is an outstanding guide, driver, waiter, porter, organiser, finder of amazing restaurants etc! We were met at the airport and transferred to a restaurant in the centre of... Show more
    Good Albania commented on this review
    Thank you so much for your kind words, Stuart. We really appreciate you taking the time out to share your experience with us and we agree, Rando is truly a gem to have on our team! Come back and see us soon. Cheers! Dejv Good Albania
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    Trip date: September 2019
  • Local Food & UNESCO Heritage reviewer 3
    · June 16th, 2019
    What a trip! First, compared to most similar small group tours I've taken (where 4-5* Western hotels & buffets are not the norm), I was pleasantly surprised by the hotels. They were all small boutique hotels (except one) and very centrally located.... Show more
    Good Albania commented on this review
    Thanks for the awesome review Brooke! We really appreciate you taking the time out to share your experience with us—and we agree, Rando is truly a gem to have on our team! Come back and see us soon. Thanks again! Geri
    Trip date: June 2019
  • MT
    · April 28th, 2019
    Albania is such a wonderful country to visit. Definitely a hidden gem, this country is rich with history and culture and this tour introduces it to you. If anyone is looking for something more relaxing, this is the perfect tour for you! Good Albania was... Show more
    Trip date: April 2019
  • PM
    · October 20th, 2018
    We did the Local Food and Unesco Heritage Tour. We found this most interesting and comprehensive of the Central and Southern areas of Albania. Andy, our Guide and Migert, our driver worked well together and made a great team, making this tour so much... Show more
    Trip date: August 2018
  • Local Food & UNESCO Heritage reviewer 6
    · November 22nd, 2017
    In early November 2017, my wife and I took the 8 day tour of Southern Albania (Local Food and Unesco Heritage tour). We loved every minute and can highly recommend it. We covered an immense amount of geographic, cultural, and culinary ground in this... Show more
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    Trip date: November 2017
  • JS
    · October 15th, 2017
    The leader and driver were great, looking after us as if we were friends. The tour pace was about right, it was never 100% clear upfront what all the plans were for each day which was often nice, as we had an idea from the itinerary but some of the... Show more
    Trip date: September 2017
  • RD
    · October 3rd, 2017
    I had an awesome experience with Good Albania - better than I could have ever imagined! The guides, Geri and Rando, were so accommodating and personable, not to mention extremely passionate and knowledgable about Albania. I learned much more than I... Show more
    Trip date: July 2017

Dates & Availability

7 days
Local Food & UNESCO Heritage
From Tirana to Tirana
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Good to Know

  • Currency
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    Lek
    Albania
  • Plugs & Adapters

    As a traveller from USA, Canada, England, Australia, New Zealand, South Africa you will need an adaptor for types C, E, F.

    Type C
    Albania
    Type E
    Albania
    Type F
    Albania
  • Vaccines
    • These are only indications, so please visit your doctor before you travel to be 100% sure.
    • Typhoid - Recommended for Albania. Ideally 2 weeks before travel.
    • Hepatitis A - Recommended for Albania. Ideally 2 weeks before travel.
    • Hepatitis B - Recommended for Albania. Ideally 2 months before travel.
    • Yellow fever - Certificate of vaccination required if arriving from an infected area for Albania. Ideally 10 days before travel.
    • Tick-borne encephalitis - Recommended for Albania. Ideally 6 months before travel.
  • Visa
    • Unfortunately we cannot offer you a visa application service. Whether you need a visa or not depends on your nationality and where you wish to travel. Assuming your home country does not have a visa agreement with the country you're planning to visit, you will need to apply for a visa in advance of your scheduled departure.
    • Here is an indication for which countries you might need a visa. Please contact the local embassy for help applying for visas to these places.
  • Payment information
    • For any tour departing before July 4th, 2021 a full payment is necessary. For tours departing after July 4th, 2021, a minimum payment of 20% is required to confirm your booking with Good Albania. The final payment will be automatically charged to your credit card on the designated due date. The final payment of the remaining balance is required at least 50 days prior to the departure date of your tour. TourRadar never charges you a booking fee and will charge you in the stated currency.
    • Some departure dates and prices may vary and Good Albania will contact you with any discrepancies before your booking is confirmed.
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