Sailing Albania & Greecefrom
Explore Albania through the sea. Enjoy an 8 days sailing trip across the Ionian sea, through the Albanian Riviera, and a hop over to the Greek Island of Corfu. Immerse yourselves in the deep turquoise waters and incredible panorama. Discover Albanian culture and food, like no one you know has done before
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Vacation Style Holiday Type
Activity Level Moderate
Group Size Small Group
Join our ALL INCLUSIVE adventure. Travel through time in one of the in one of the most beautiful areas in Europe, still not spoiled by modern civilisation.
Sail through the Albanian Riviera which for centuries served as main routes to connect the Mediterranean, home of pirates and epic sea battles.
You will not just sail between 2 countries, you will sail through traditions, culture, hospitality and amazing food, grown locally.
Every day will offer magnificent and dramatic views, as well as delicious food and vegetables which actually taste like vegetables.
Looking forward to having you on our tour 🙂
P.S. The price is based on 6 participants. If more, or less, participants, contact us for a quote.
Keep in mind that this is not a relaxing cruise, but an head on adventure, for adventurous people.
This price does include the following:
- All accommodation on boat, in double bed rooms (optional hotel accommodation, where available)
- Snorkelling Equipment
- Professional english speaking guide (on archaeological and cultural visits)
- Docking Fees
- Border Crossing Fees
- Professional skipper
- Entrance fees in the attractions as per itinerary
The does not include the following:
- Travel insurance and other emergencies
- Visa fees and entry clearing fees
- Hotel Accommodation
- Any drinks, snacks or food (except water)
- Flight tickets from or to any destination
- Daily activities such as Scuba Diving, Para Gliding, Kayaking, etc.
- Anything else not mentioned in the “Included” section
Welcome in Albania
Welcome to Albania! The meeting point will be the city of Vlora. Upon meeting, we will head towards the Marina of Orikum. From there our skipper will give us a briefing about the boat and the tour. From that, we will be setting sail first to the Karaburun Peninsula, nearby a military base, for a quick swim. After, we will continue towards the Sazan Island. Once upon a time, during communist time, Sazan Island was used only for military purposes. The last years, it was decided to allow civilians to access the island.
Upon arrival we will go to the beach and spend some time there. Barbecue dinner will be cooked on the beach.
In the morning, we will set sail heading towards the village of Dhermi. On the way, we will stop at Grama Bay. After some time to snorkel and have a swim, we will have lunch on the shore of the bay. From there we will continue towards the village of Dhermi.
Dinner will be served either on boat or in a restaurant on shore.
After breakfast, we will head towards the Dhermi Village. Upon arrival optional paragliding activity. Lunch and dinner will be served in a restaurant on the shore.
Gjipe & Himara
Today, after breakfast, we will head towards the Bay of Gjipe. Upon arrival, we will have a short hike in the Gjipe Canyon. After the hike, we will head back to the shore and have some time to swim. For lunch we will have a barbecue on the beach. In the afternoon, we will head towards the town of Himara. Dinner will be served at a restaurant in the town.
Porto Palermo & Kakome
Today we ill head towards the Bay of Kakome, but first, we will stop at the bay of Porto Palermo, where we will visit the Fortress of Ali Pasha and have lunch at a nearby restaurant. In the afternoon we will head towards the Kakome Bay. Upon arrival, we will have time to swim and enjoy the amazing view. Dinner will be on boat.
Today we will have a long sailing day. After breakfast, we will head towards Corfu, more specifically, Palaiokastritsa Bay. Lunch will be on board while sailing. Upon arrival we will anchor on the bay and head to the beach with the tender. After some time to relax and dinner, we will head back to the boat for the overnight.
Butrint & Saranda
In the morning, after breakfast, we will head back to Albania. First we will head for the Butrint Archaeological Park, where we will vis the ancient ruins (UNESCO World Site Heritage). There we will taste the famous mussels of Butrint Lake. In the afternoon we will head towards the city of Saranda, where we will say goodbye to our boat, and sleep in a hotel for the last night. Dinner will be at a restaurant in the city.
Today, after breakfast we will have a small tour of the city. After the tour, we’ll check out from the hotel, which marks also the end of our tour.
Accommodation will be on board.
The boat is a Bavaria 38. This boat is equipped as follows:
Berths: 3 double
Max pers.: Cruise 6
Showers: 2 (1 inside, one outside)
Engine: 49 HP
Fuel Consumption: 6-8 L/h (approx., when using engine)