Meet your guide in the hotel and drive to Elbasan. Located right in the center of Albania, it has an infinite amount of attractions for tourists. You will find stories and objects from Roman times to our days, in addition to the picturesque river and mountainous pristine landscapes, as well as old and modern churches and mosques. The County of Elbasan consists of a variety of different landscapes.
Its first name was Skampis. Two centuries later it was mentioned by the name of Hiskampis, a city living off the cereal and leather trade.
We will visit the Castle of Elbasan that is a field castle. Austrian archaeologist Prashniker and Shcober, who visited the castle during the First World War, noticed that there are ancient fortifications under the medieval walls. The castle has a quadrangular shape with 308 x 48 m dimensions.
After the visits return to Tirana.
This day trip starts and ends in Tirana