Full-Day Berat Trip from Tirana
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DescriptionDepart for Berat at 8:30 am and you will be transferred to this beautiful city for around 2.5 hours. This is one of the oldest cities and the pride of Albanian architecture. The three major neighborhoods of the old city are Mangalemi, Gorica, and Kala where the castle itself is located. You will start our tour with the castle area. Visiting the 'Kala' involves a steep walk up a cobbled path, but those who make it to the top will be rewarded with a fine view of the surrounding area. You will visit the Museum of Iconography 'Onufri' which bears the name of the renowned fresco and icon-painter Onufri, who has left a rich inheritance. This museum is located within the cathedral of St. Mary’s Assumption. You will also visit the Red Mosque, recognized by its lonely minaret and St. Trinity Church. After the fortress you will visit the Mangalemi quarter and the National Ethnographic Museum. This museum is located in one of the most characteristic and interesting houses of the town, a rich assemblage of traditional objects (more than 1000) and is one of the greatest examples of Berat’s long history and culture. Across the Osumi River lies the Gorica neighborhood, whose houses face those of Mangalemi. The arched bridge of Gorica, built in 1780, is a beautiful architectural monument constructed to link Gorica with Mangelemi. Enjoy some free time to stroll on the bridge. After the tour, there will be optional lunch in a restaurant with traditional cuisine (at extra cost) Return to Tirana.
IncludesTransport with a/c vehicle City Tour of Berat Driver/ Guide Hotel pick-up and drop off Entrance fees to the Museum of Iconography 'Onufri', the Ethnographic Museum, and Castle of Berat. Meals and drinks Personal expenses Tips and gratuities Optional activity costs
- Children must be accompanied by an adult. Due to uneven surfaces, this tour is not recommended for those with walking disabilities or using a wheelchair. A current valid passport is required on the day of travel.
Easy cancellationCancel up to 24 hours in advance for a full refund
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