Poseidon Travel & Tours

Poseidon Travel & Tours

Week-End in Shkoder


  • passport
  • entrance fee included

The Program

Day 1 : Tirana – Shkodra

  • Afternoon departure by car to the ancient town of Shkodra with its rich history
  • Dinner and overnight in Shkodra.

Day 2 : Shkodra

  • After breakfast v isit the town including the Catholic Cathedral (for a time in the 19C it was the largest Catholic cathedral in the Balkans), the Franciscan church of Shkodra , the new Mosque of Plumbi (the largest mosque in Albania), Parruca Mosque and Marubi photographic archive
  • A coffee break and a visit to the Big Café, one of the cultural monuments of the city.
  • Lunch at local restaurant
  • Visit to Mes Bridge – a magnificent example of Ottoman civil engineering.
  • Dinner and overnight at Shkodra

Day 3 : Shkodra – Tirana

  • After breakfast v isit the great Citadel of Rosafat, situated on a rocky outcrop of limestone 135m high above the point where River Buna meets the River Kir. The spectacular views on every side can enjoyed from there, particularly of Lake Shkodra , the River Buna etc. Inside the citadel visit to the Venetian tower, remains of St. Stephen’s Cathedral etc.
  • Lunch at local restaurant
  • Afternoon departure to Tirana.

This price includes:

  • Transportation by deluxe air-conditioned motorcoach
  • Tours and excursions as per the itinerary
  • English, french, italian speaking guide at disposal
  • Accommodation at a 3 star hotel
  • All meals
  • Entrance fees