Daytrip to Korce "Little Paris" & Pogradec in Lake Ohrid

Korca is considered the birthplace of Albania's literary and artistic identity and city's charm and traditions continue to reflect this heritage. Korca's urban architecture, with its Ottoman, French and Aromanian influences, wide tree-lined boulevards and ample parks provide a completely unique experience in Albania.
Let us take you to experience the brilliant past, the troubled present and the hopeful bright future of these places, full of history, culture, natural beauty, culinary delights, traditions...
it takes professionals, full of local knowledge, who give you insight to make this for you one of the best Trips in your lifetime.

Duration 7 to 9 minutes
Pickup Hotel pickup available
Voucher Mobile ticket
What's included :
  • Air-conditioned vehicle
  • Entry/Admission - National Museum of Medieval Art
  • Entry/Admission - Iljaz Mirahori Mosque
What's excluded :
  • Lunch
  • Visit Saint Naum Monastery (Macedonia) available, extra costs 60 € / vehicle
This is a typical itinerary for this product

Stop At: Korce, Korce, Korce County

Korca is considered the birthplace of Albania's literary and artistic identity and city's charm and traditions continue to reflect this heritage. Korca's urban architecture, with its Ottoman, French and Aromanian influences, wide tree-lined boulevards and ample parks provide a completely unique experience in Albania. The city's markets, monuments, mosques and churches (dating back to early Byzantine and Ottoman times) highlight the significance of this important Balkan crossroads city.

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: National Museum of Medieval Art, Rr. Sotir Peci No.2, Korce Albania

we will visit the museum to see the incredible collection of Byzantine art such as icons, iconostasis, silver ecclesiastic objects etc.

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Iljaz Mirahori Mosque, Korce Albania

literally the most ancent mosque in Albania, the Mirahori mosque is a highlight of this trip

Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: Korca Old Bazaar, Rrugica Piro Lena, Korce 7001 Albania

we walk around in the old bazaar, we might have a drink or a snack in one of the nice bars here.

Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: Driloni National Park, Rruga e Drilonit, Pogradec 7301 Albania

After the visit in Korce, we drive to Pogradec where we take a sightseeing walk in the national park Drilon - Tushemisht where we enjoy the natural beauty and we will also unveil some highly classified state secrets ;)

Duration: 1 hour

Departure Point :
Traveler pickup is offeredAirports
  • Rinas Airport, Tirana Albania
Departure Time :
8:00 AM
Return Detail :
-
Hotel Pickup :
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking, unless booked within 1 days of travel. In this case confirmation will be received within 48 hours, subject to availability
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • Infant seats available
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 50 travelers
You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.

Language

English - Guide

Age Req.

-

Fitness Req.

None

Group Size

15

Organised by Aria Travel Albania

Activity ID: V-68114P7

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