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Ancient Villages, Scenic Waterfalls & Wine Tasting In 9 Hours
  • Tour Category

    Private Tour

  • Tour Types

    Food and Drink, Nature, Winetour

  • Duration

    9 Hours

  • Language

    English, Italian

  • Activity Level

    Easy

Description

Visit the unexplored regions of Berat on this short excursion through ancient villages and scenic waterfalls. Get a chance to taste the local wine and enjoy traditional Albanian cuisine at a local restaurant.

Highlights
  • Visit the scenic waterfall and ancient villages 
  • Taste local wine and traditional cuisine
  • Adventure, History, and Culinary Tour around Berat expand_more
    • Start from Berat early in the morning.
    • Meet professional local driver for pick-up from the destination. Prepare for an unforgettable scenic drive from Berat to Roshnik .

    • 10 minutes break in Roshnik. This village is famous for its history. Known as the origin of The Köprülü family (Turkish: Köprülü ailesi), a noble family of Albanian origin since the Ottoman Empire

    • This is not the last stop on Roshnik. Return during late afternoon for a wine tasting and dinner.

    • From Roshnik to Dardhe, travel for about 1 h 30-minutes by road or maybe more depending on trail condition. 

    • During the drive, view the surrounding wilderness of the National Park.

    • Stop in Dardha, a 700 years old village rich in tradition and history. Only 5 families live here since the others migrated during communist time. This is an isolated land and kind of a hidden treasure. The locals are lovely and invite guests for a cup of coffee. Feel their love and find it hard to forget their unique way of living.

    • Next, go on a 3-hour trek to reach one of Albania's most beautiful waterfalls, called Sotira Waterfall.

    It is going to be an easy trek and hike to reach the final destination. People do not feel tired because it's always fresh here, and there are so many things to see, such as different kind of trees, lakes, rivers, and mountains.

    • Lunchtime in Sotira waterfall. A little bit of exploring the area, freshen up in cold, clean waters, hiking around and indulging in photography.

    • Return to the car for the drive back to Roshnik.

    • Upon arrival, go for wine degustation in Roshnik in a rustic winery.

    • Dinner will not be touristic food but real Albanian cuisine.

    End of tour.

What's Included
  • Food: Picnic lunch, Traditional dinner, Wine degustation.

  • Professional driver.

  • 4X4 car.

  • English speaking tour guide.

What's Excluded
  • Bottle of wines.

  • The local products that you want to take with you, such as homemade jam, Raki, Herbal tea, etc.

Know before you go

Note:

  • Carry comfortable clothes, hiking shoes, sunglasses, mosquito spray, hat, water, small backpack.

  • Prices are flexible. The itinerary of this tour can be changed if you want to decline or add something else. This could be a 1-day tour or an overnight tour as well. We can stay overnight in Roshnik. 

  • For groups of more than 5 people, prices are lower.

  • For tour operators, bloggers, journalist, and everyone who is interested in tourism marketing, prices are lower.

  • All extra together no more than 32 EUR.

Cancellation Policy

For cancellations upto 2 days before the tour -

Refund of 80% of the tour price.
Tour Reviews
  • Stuart

    Wow, what a lovely surprise. 

    Having as your guide, someone that’s grew up in the castle walls is not an everyday experience. I experienced local food and had a brief but great introduction to this unknown part of the world (to me at least).

Starting From
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USD 110 / Group

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