The picturesque countryside of South Eastern Albania awaits you!
Fall in love with the stunning natural beauty of Lake Ohrid, Pogradec, North Macedonia, Voskopoje, and the city of serenades “Korca”.
Enjoy traditional Albanian food and hospitality as we explore some of the most culturally and historically significant parts of Albania and North Macedonia.
A memorable two-day tour of Lake Ohrid, North Macedonia, and Southeast Albania, offering a combination of history, culture, adventure, and culinary delight. The tour starts in Tirana and takes participants on a journey to explore Lake Ohrid and Struga in North Macedonia, Pogradec and Korca in Southeast Albania, as well as the 18th-century center of the Aromanians in Voskopoje.
Who This Experience Is Good For
Adventure seekers, nature lovers, history enthusiasts, and those interested in exploring new cultures.
Meet Our Local Host
Wanderlust Albania is made up of experienced guides in Albania with over 5 years of experience. The team is professional and knowledgeable about Albania's history, culture, and attractions. They are passionate about providing their guests with an exciting and memorable experience and are committed to ensuring their safety and comfort throughout the tour. With a friendly and enthusiastic approach, the host is dedicated to showcasing the beauty and diversity of Albania to visitors from around the world.
7:00 am Departure behind the Opera House.
10:00 am Arrival in Struga North Macedonia - Touring, visiting, and exploring the city.
12:00 pm Departure for Ohrid North Macedonia - Visiting the harbor, the bazaar, and Saint Johns Church.
2:30 pm Departure for Sv. Naum North Macedonia - Visiting the village, and the monastery, and enjoying lunch.
Arrival in Pogradec Albania at 5:30 pm - Checking in to the Hotel, enjoying some free time to unwind, then sightseeing through Pogradec, and then dinner.
Day 2 :
8:00 am Breakfast at the Hotel.
9:00 am Departure for Korca - Visiting the bazaar, the Metropolitan Church of Korca, and the Museum of Medieval Arts.
2:30 pm Visit Voskopoje and enjoy lunch after touring the village.
5:00 pm Departure for Tirana with a break on the way.
9:00 pm Arrival in Tirana.
-Entrance tickets to all museums
-Dinner in Pogradec
-Accommodation: 1 night in a hotel shared room with single beds or private double bed
-Breakfast on day 2
-A knowledgeable tour guide
What’s Not Included
-Transportation to and from your meeting point in Tirana.
-Alcoholic beverages and personal expenses such as souvenirs.
-Meals: Meals and drinks not mentioned in the itinerary are not included in the package.
-Tips for the guide and any other staff members (although tips are appreciated if the service is exceptional).
-Any activities not included in the itinerary or any optional activities that travelers may choose to participate in at their own expense.
-Anything else that is not explicitly mentioned in the "inclusions" section of the trip.
Know Before You Go
Minimum needed: 4 people
Maximum capacity: 12 people
Booking deadline: 7 days before the event
Weather dependent: The experience is not subject to weather conditions, however, certain stops may be impacted by rain, and as such alternative stops may be made at the discretion of the tour guide.
Difficulty level: Easy, with some walking involved.
Special Clothing Required: Comfortable walking/running shoes and a windbreaker or pullover are recommended.
Special Dietary Restrictions: Includes traditional Albanian and North Macedonian food, if you have dietary restrictions or food allergies, please inform the city team.
Extra Cash: It is recommended to bring extra cash for personal expenses and optional activities.
Ground Transportation: Ground transportation is provided throughout the experience.
Additional Information: Multiday adventure travel is inherently prone to complications and alterations. In some circumstances, it may be necessary to change the itinerary, accommodations, transportation, activities, or other services, sometimes with little or no notice. In such cases, the vendor will make reasonable efforts to provide comparable substitutions wherever possible.
Passports are required as we will be entering North Macedonia for a portion of the trip.
Liabilities: The liability for any injury, loss, or damage incurred by participants is not assumed by Remote Year or its affiliates.