Are you ready for a boat tour from Corfu to Albania?
Are you on holidays on the Ionian island of Corfu
, and would also like to visit the country of Albania? This full-day boat tour from Corfu to Albania
is a great option to get some new impressions of the beautiful country.
This day trip to Albania from Corfu is a full day cruise to Albania departing and returning at Corfu, along with the most beautiful places including Butrint, Vouthrota & castle of Ali Passa.
Come on board of our big and comfortable boat for a full day of fun and excitement together with your family or group of friends. Our friendly crew will welcome you onboard at the port around 09h00.
Pick-up from the main resorts of the island is included, just let us know in your notes the place of your accommodation. If you are staying further out, additional charges may apply. Once everybody is comfortably seated in the sun or shade, we will start our day trip. We will cruise along the coast until we reach the port of Saranda.
Please bring your passport and 10€ for the port taxes, as they will be checked upon entering the port! After passing the control, you can enjoy a stroll through the picturesque town of Saranda or join a tour by coach along the region (not included)!
Afterwards, we will take you to visit the UNESCO World Heritage site Butrint. This historical site is a real archaeological jewel, and all of you interested in ancient civilizations and history will be impressed by the number of ancient artefacts that can be admired here.
Over the centuries, the ancient town had disappeared under layers of silt and vegetation - but archaeologists have uncovered one of the best remains of a working town in the Mediterranean.
The ancient city of Vouthrota is situated at the edge of a lake where it impressive archaeological monuments and ancient theatre. Be ready to be taken 2500 years back in time to the 3rd century A.D.
You'll be impressed by the gymnasium, the Roman ablutions, the ancient temple with the priceless mosaic floor and the enormous stone walls will take you back to a time not known to man.
At the top of the hill lies the castle of Ali Passa, from the Ottoman Empire. Here, you'll have a panoramic view of the Ancient City, the lake and the vast plains.
After our visit to Butrint, we will return to Saranda. Feel free to dive into the Albanian culture a bit more afterward, before we start boarding the boat again to return to the greek island around 19h00.
This full-day boat from Corfu town is a great way to get a glimpse of the culture and visit the historical site of Albania. When will you join us?
- Supplements: port taxes € 10.00 - Optional Butrint tour € 23,00 ( incl. Tour, lunch, entrance fees)
- Needed items: Passport or identity card.