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Albania

ALBANIA AND THE BALKANS TOURS

This small country which was onced ruled by the Ottoman Empire over 100 years ago can be found on Southeastern Europe's Balkan Peninsula and is bordered by three countries - Montenegro, Greece and Macedonia.

Our Balkans tours takes you to its capital city of Tirana, which is one of Europe's sunniest cities, boasting an an average 2,544 hours of sunshine annually. Albania may be small, but it hosts an incredible amount of flora - in fact, it boasts more than 3,250 species of plants, which accounts for 30 percent of all flora in Europe.

Our walking tours in Albania educates you about the country's iron communist regime that survived until 1990, five years after the death of its great dictator, Enver Hoxha.

TOP Albania TRAVEL DEALS & UPCOMING TOURS

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Discover the Balkans Small Group 16 3rd of Jun 2019
Discover the Balkans
US$3789
US$3029
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Discover the Balkans Small Group 16 17th of Jun 2019
Discover the Balkans
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Discover the Balkans Small Group 16 1st of Jul 2019
Discover the Balkans
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Discover the Balkans Small Group 16 15th of Jul 2019
Discover the Balkans
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Discover the Balkans Small Group 16 29th of Jul 2019
Discover the Balkans
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Taste of the Balkans Small Group 8 3rd of Jun 2019
Taste of the Balkans
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Taste of the Balkans Small Group 8 17th of Jun 2019
Taste of the Balkans
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Taste of the Balkans Small Group 8 1st of Jul 2019
Taste of the Balkans
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Taste of the Balkans Small Group 8 15th of Jul 2019
Taste of the Balkans
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Taste of the Balkans Small Group 8 29th of Jul 2019
Taste of the Balkans
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Small Group Albania TOURS

Discover the Balkans

This comprehensive two week Balkans tour circles through 7 countries taking in a huge variety of ancient towns & cities, World Heritage Sites and mountain & coastal scenery with some great food and drink to enjoy along the way.

Type

Days

Price

Small Group

16

From

$3029

$3789


Taste of the Balkans
Albania , Croatia
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Countries Visited

This compact Balkans tour gives a great introduction to this beautiful region. Enjoy ancient towns & cities, several World Heritage Sites, spectacular mountain & coastal scenery, great food & drink, and finish at Split's beaches.

Type

Days

Price

Small Group

8

From

$1799


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TAILOR-MADE Albania TOURS

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Our tailor-made tours seek to create a personalised experience – one that is completely exclusive to you. By taking all your interests and requests into consideration, we design an itinerary that ticks off your specific boxes. If you are after adventurous exploration, cultural immersion, a relaxing escape or a balanced blend of everything, we can make it happen.

A highlight of our tailor-made tours is that the itinerary is flexible and incorporates plenty of free time – so you can do some exploring on your own. Our local, friendly guides, experts in their country’s history and culture, will be happy to adjust the activities or your schedule as you travel.

If you are a group of friends, a large family or a company, our tailor-made tours are an ideal, stress-free option. You can even select your own hotels or make use of our recommended accommodation. We have a varied selection of sample holiday itineraries to choose from, either as they stand or as a base for inspiration.

TOUR REVIEWS

This is our first travel through Encounters Travel and so far the arrangement is working very well. Our travel is not until April 2017 so I am more than hopeful all will continue to run as smoothly as it has so far.

Trip booked through Groupon at a Great offer price - Encounters was nothing but professional from the start. I even purchased insurance - extra days and got the best flights from my local airport- Great experience

Anthony has been a pleasure to work with and when he is not available, other members of the team respond in a timely manner. I have booked a total of 6 trips since December 2013 and plan to book more to fill my bucket list.

The trip was excellent and very well run, we have no complaints it was exactly as we expected.The guide was knowledgable and courteous, it ran on time and accommodation was fine.We have no complaints and have now booked again to go to India.
The trip was as above and we thoroughly enjoyed ourselves, all destinations were as expected and lived up to our expectations.We went with the idea of visiting Turkey and especially Gallipoli which achieved our goals.The historical part of thetrip was very well done and memmorable.

I purchased my rid tour as part of a group coupon. Is obituary hesitant but my tour was great. The staff at Encounters were professional and helpful. I had a lot of questions but no one made me feel like a pest. Good experience.
I always wanted to go to Morocco and I finally got to go last September. I'm glad I chose this tour group. They were professional and attentive. Good times!

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