Albania, a small but fascinating Mediterranean country, borders Greece to the south, Macedonia & Kosovo to the east and Montenegro to the north. Full of castles and historic archaeological sites, past civilizations including the Romans and Byzantines have left their mark on this undiscovered country. On Albania trips you’ll discover a wild and rugged landscape, snow-capped mountains, inviting beaches, pretty rural villages, and a genuine subsistence culture and an exceptionally friendly welcome. It's a dream destination for many adventure travelers.
The country's quiet roads are perfect for cyclists, and the national parks ideal for walking. Rich culture awaits in UNESCO World Heritage site of Butrint which is located on the picturesque coastline and is one of the country’s most important archaeological sites. According to legend, it is thought to have been a trading city founded in the eighth century BC by people escaping Troy.