Why choose the AUTO-TOUR formula? Because…
You like to travel at your speed,
You're hesitating between different places that attract you,
You would like to visit all of Croatia and neighboring countries but you only have a limited amount of time.
The itinerary can be adapted to your taste and desire.
The rates will be communicated once the departure date, vehicle category and airline are determined.
Auto-tour Albanian essentials 8 days/ 7 nights
We reserve the rental car and hotels in half pension (breakfast and dinner).
The itinerary has been meticulously organized to combine road and visit and optimize you stay.
You are free to plan visits (see our suggestions). The itinerary can be adapted to your taste.
Tariffs will be communicated once the departure date, vehicle category and airline are chosen (Adria Airways, Lufthansa ou Austrian Airlines).
2011 prices of this auto-tour
2011 car rental in Albania prices
|D1 FRANCE/TIRANA flight (17km)
Visit of the capital, the "Bulevar", Skanderberg the central place.
Night in Tirana
|D2 TIRANA-KRUJA-DURRES (60km)
Visit of Kruja, bastion of Skanderberg, its superb bazaar and the most beautiful ethnographic museum in the country (photo).
Walk in the ruins of the antique Durrës theater (amphitheater, ramparts, forum and antique museum).
Night in a hôtel a few km south of Durrës, by the sea.
|D3 DURRES-BERAT (102km)
Visit of the "city with 1000 windows", jewel of Ottoman architecture, its Byzantine churches, the Onufri museum of icons and its paved streets.
Night in Berat.
|J4 BERAT-TEPELENA-GJIROKASTER (150km) Matinée consacrée à la route.
Visite de la 2ème perle d'Albanie, la ville-musée de Gjirokastër, autre joyau de l'architecture ottomane dans une version plus austère, plus montagnarde avec de superbes exemples de maisons à encorbellement.
Nuit à Gjirokaster.
|D5 GJIROKASTER-SARANDA (60km)
Stop at the Syri i Kalter source or Blue Eye.
Visit of the archaeological site of Butrint, Unesco classified.
Night in Saranda
|D6 SARANDA-VLORA (145km) Day devoted to traveling the superb coastal road by the Ionian sea. Advised stop in Borsch, Himarë, at Llogara
Night in Vlora
|D7 VLORA-APOLLONIA-ARDENICA-DURRËS (140km)
Morning visit of the antique site of Apollonia.
Afternoon visit of the biggest orthodox monastery in the country in Ardenica.
Night in Durrës
|D8 TIRANA/FRANCE FLIGHT
> Flight: Adria Airways, Lufthansa or Austrian Airlines
> formalities to enter Albania are similar to that of Croatia: valid ID card or passport for French citizens.
And why prepare a CUSTOM MADE trip? Because…
You want a personalized trip,
That corresponds to your wishes,
That coincides with your personal conception of vacation,
And that's adapted to your budget.
Bemex Tours establishes your numbered program and takes care of YOUR RESERVATIONS:
Plane tickets (possibilities to arrive and depart from different cities),
Vehicle rental, (see list in "Go there" menu).
If you are coming from France by car, we only offer hotels and suggest maritime crossings Ancone-Split, Ancone-Hvar or Ancone-Zadar to shorten your travel a little.