Escorted Tours 2024

74 Day 1, Sunday, arrive in Dubrovnik You will be met at the airport and transferred to your hotel. There's time to relax before meeting your fellow travelers and Tour Director for a Welcome Dinner. (D) Day 2, Monday, explore Dubrovnik After breakfast, take a walking tour of Old Dubrovnik. Visit Rector's Palace and see the Bell Tower Clock, Orlando's Column, Sponza Palace, the Dominican Monastery, and the Franciscan Monastery with its Pharmacy - one of the oldest in the world. The rest of the day is free to continue exploring Dubrovnik. Otherwise, join an Optional Excursion to a homehosted dinner in Dubelj. (B) Day 3, Tuesday, continuing to Tivat After breakfast, our journey takes us to Montenegro, with a view of Kotor Bay - the only South European fiord. Take a tour of the old town of Kotor, a UNESCO heritage Site. Continue to Tivat, Montenegro for the night. (B, D) Day 4, Wednesday, to Tirana After breakfast, drive through Budva and Bar towards the town of Shkodra - a major Albanian cultural center. Shkodra was the center of the Illyrian tribe Labeat and was taken by the Romans in 168 B.C. View the Rozafa Castle, magnificently situated on a rocky outcrop of limestone high above the city. Continue the drive to Tirana, Albania. (B, D) Day 5, Thursday, exploring Tirana On a morning sightseeing tour, see Sheshi Skenderbej (Skanderbeg Square), the Mosque of Ethem Bey, the Clock Tower, and the statue of G.K. Skanderbeg - Albania's national hero. Visit the Palace of Culture, built with Soviet assistance, and the National History Museum with a mosaic on its fa<ade portraying Albanian history. Your afternoon is free to continue exploring. Visit local shops, resturants, or simply relax. (B) Day 6, Friday, to Ohrid Drive to the lakeside resort of Ohrid, Macedonia - an important cultural DUBROVNIK Dubrovnik to Athens - from one pearl to another 10 DAYS IN DUBROVNIK, TIVAT, TIRANA, OHRID, KALAMBAKA, AND ATHENS. 10DDBVATH TIRANA OHRID