Ausflüge in Progradec-Distrikt - 4x4 Off Road Tour in Pogradec
Ausflüge in Progradec-Distrikt:
Your tour starts in Pogradec with the meeting with the local guide and grabbing your preferred 4x4 wheel drive. The drive of today starts following the road: Pogradec-Verdove-Trebinje-Porptisht in an off road path leading to Selce e poshtme village where the Monumental Illyrian tombs are located.
The Illyrian Tombs of Selca e Poshtme are located near the town of Pogradec in Albania near the village of Selcë e Poshtme. On the right bank of the river Shkumbin at an elevation of 1040 m above sea level, lie the remains of the ancient city of Pelion and the accompanying necropolis. From the 4th to 1st centuries BC the city was the royal residence of Illyrian kings and therefore, also probably an important political and economic centre.
After the visit of the monumental tombs, and packed lunch on the beautiful field just under the acropolis, drive back to Pogradec through Qafe Thane road.
Meeting/pick-up point: Hotel Enkelana, Pogradec.
Duration: 7.5 hours.
Start/opening time: 8am.
End/closing time: 3:30pm.
Languages: German, English, French and Italian.

Ausflüge in Progradec-Distrikt - Cycling in Pogradec
Ausflüge in Progradec-Distrikt: After grabbing your bicycles you will cycle around Ohrid Lake discovering two countries on a joyful ride. Your first stop will be the St. Naum Monastery just few minutes from Albanian border. Established in the 10th century, the frescoes of the small church will amaze you even today. After a visit of the monastery, you will continue cycling north towards Peshtani village for a visit of the "Museum on water". A recreation of pile-dwelling settlement dating back to 1200 BC. Continue cycling towards Ohrid Town for lunch in a centrally located Restaurant. After lunch and a short stop in Ohrid town, continue cycling around the lake up to Pogradec.
Meeting/pick-up point: Rruga Reshit Çollaku, Pogradec, Albania.
Duration: 10.5 hours.
Start/opening time: 8am.
End/closing time: 6:30pm.
Languages: German, English, French and Italian.

Ausflüge in Progradec-Distrikt - Eco Walking in Pogradec
Ausflüge in Progradec-Distrikt: Your tour starts on the shores of Lake Ohrid with the local guide. The city of Pogradec and its surrounding area, as one of the Albanian beauty pearls, provides much to discover for its visitors. The region dominated by the fantastic Ohrid Lake, surrounded by fields nestled before picturesque mountains, will be your panorama throughout your holidays in Pogradec. The harmony of nature, and the friendliness of the inhabitants, will bring you back again and again.
The sunny days at the beaches along the lake, the strolls along the promenade, as well as the various specialty dishes and local wine enjoyed in the restaurants will provide unforgettable moments for you Pogradeci is one of the most charming tourist resorts in Albania because of its position near the Ohrid Lake, which distinguishes itself for clear water. Fish Koran, which is similar to the trout, is reared in this lake.
Besides the beautiful beach, your staying in Pogradec is made more interesting by the excursion to the tourist center of Drilon. In Tushemisht you can see the DRILON tourist resort, named for the fresh water springs and Drilon River.
The many decorative trees and plants are in full harmony with Drilon's clear water springs, strolling paths, characteristic bridges and bird life. Tushemisht has a special history because both King Zog and the former dictator of Albania, Enver Hoxha enjoyed summers in this special place.
Meeting/pick-up point: Rruga Reshit Çollaku, Pogradec, Albania.
Duration: 4.5 hours.
Start/opening time: 8am.
End/closing time: 12:30pm.
Languages: German, English, French and Italian.

Ausflüge in Progradec-Distrikt - Hiking in Mali i Thate Pogradec
Ausflüge in Progradec-Distrikt: Your day starts with the meeting of the local mountain guide and transfer to Alarup village where the trail starts. Aside from any mountain near the seashore, there is no other mountain in Albania from where so much water can be seen. The summit of Mali i Thatë (the Dry Mountain) is called Pllaja e Pusit, and both Lake Ohrid and Lake Prespa - the largest lakes in the Balkans - can be seen from there.
The mountain range separating Prespa and Ohrid Lake is most frequently climbed from Macedonia, from the height of land connecting the two lakes. The prominent summit on the Macedonion side is Galicia, which also gives name to the nature park surrounding it.
According to our calculations, the highest point of the range is fully in Albana, and a climb of it makes for a longer, but truly Albanian experience. After the beautiful hike and panorama from the top of the mountain, you will be transferred back to Pogradec.
Meeting/pick-up point: Rruga Reshit Çollaku, Pogradec, Albania.
Duration: 9 hours.
Start/opening time: 8am.
-End/closing time: 5pm.
Languages: German, English, French and Italian.
Others: Level of the activity – easy.

Ausflüge in Progradec-Distrikt - Pogradec City Tour
Ausflüge in Progradec-Distrikt: Your tour starts on the shores of Lake Ohrid with the local guide. The city of Pogradec and its surrounding area, as one of the Albanian beauty pearls, provides much to discover for its visitors. The region dominated by the fantastic Ohrid Lake, surrounded by fields nestled before picturesque mountains, will be your panorama throughout your holidays in Pogradec. The harmony of nature, and the friendliness of the inhabitants, will bring you back again and again.
The sunny days at the beaches along the lake, the strolls along the promenade, as well as the various specialty dishes and local wine enjoyed in the restaurants will provide unforgettable moments for you Pogradeci is one of the most charming tourist resorts in Albania because of its position near the Ohrid Lake, which distinguishes itself for clear water. Fish Koran, which is similar to the trout, is reared in this lake. Besides the beautiful beach, your staying in Pogradec is made more interesting by the excursion to the tourist center of Drilon. In Tushemisht you can see the DRILON tourist resort, named for the fresh water springs and Drilon River.
The many decorative trees and plants are in full harmony with Drilon's clear water springs, strolling paths, characteristic bridges and bird life. Tushemisht has a special history because both King Zog and the former dictator of Albania, Enver Hoxha enjoyed summers in this special place.
Duration: 4,5 hours.
Start/opening time: At 8am.
End/closing time: At 12:30pm.

Ausflüge in Progradec-Distrikt - Pogradec Region Wine Tour
Ausflüge in Progradec-Distrikt: Your day starts with the transfer to the Museum City of Berat Berat, with an ancient history from 2400 years ago, is located along the stream of river Osum and in the middle of the great mountains of Tomorr and Shpirag. It is located on the side of a rocky hill and in the same place was settled the ancient town from the Illyrian tribes. It has been conquered many times but its castle has always been famous of being very difficult to invade. Today it has the name of the city of a thousand and one windows, coming from the panoramic view of the houses on the hill. It is a part of UNESCO World Heritage List with the well preserved houses of original Ottoman architecture.
The trip in the city of one thousand and one windows starts in the old quarter which will send you back in time to the Middle Ages from the cobbled streets and the houses built in a special architecture and fanatically well preserved till the modern days. From what you see Berat has gained its status as one of the cities of UNESCO World Heritage List. The fortress, located on the hill top, is the most special attraction there, offering an amazing panoramic view of everything surrounding Berat. And there you understand the reason why it was such an important stronghold.
Another specialty of Berat is the Onufri Iconographic Museum, named after one of the greatest Albanian painters. There are best preserved Albanian icons from XVI century that were used in the many churches in the town.
Meeting/pick-up point: Hotel Enkelana, Pogradec.
Duration: 11 hours.
Start/opening time: At 8am.
End/closing time: At 7pm.
Opening days/period: All year round.

Ausflüge in Progradec-Distrikt - Pogradec: Cooking with Lokals
Ausflüge in Progradec-Distrikt: Your day starts with the transfer to Voskopoja village. Moscopole was a cultural and commercial center of the Aromanians, and now a small village in Korçë County, Albania. At its peak, in the mid 18th century, it hosted the first printing press in the Balkans outside Istanbul, educational institutions and numerous churches. The remaining churches in the region are among the most representative of 18th century ecclesiastical art in the Balkans. Characteristically, their murals are comparable to that in the large monastic centres at Mount Athos and Meteora in Greece. The architectural design is in general specific and identical: a large three-aisled basilica with a gable roof.
Not only history but also traditional cooking from the locals! Today you will experience one of the best meals of the region. Immerse yourself in the kitchen and learn about the recipe and the local cooking. Do it yourself, do it better!
Meeting/pick-up point: Hotel Enkelana.
Duration: 7,5 hours.
Start/opening time: At 8am.
End/closing time: At 3:30pm.

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