5 days in Berat, Permet & Saranda Itinerary

5 days in Berat, Permet & Saranda Itinerary

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Berat
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Permet
— 1 night
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Saranda
— 2 nights
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Berat

— 1 night

Town of a Thousand Windows

A rare example of well-preserved Ottoman style, Berat is a World Heritage Site.
You've now added Albania Rafting Group to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 15th (Tue): don't miss a visit to Quarter Of Gorica and then relax and float downstream with Albania Rafting Group. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 16th (Wed): make a trip to Bulevardi Republika, admire the striking features of Berat Castle, then admire the masterpieces at National Iconographic Museum Onufri, then see the interesting displays at National Ethnographic Museum Berat, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Holy Trinity Church.

To find reviews, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Berat travel route planning tool.

Tirana to Berat is an approximately 2-hour car ride. In September, daytime highs in Berat are 33°C, while nighttime lows are 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Wed) early enough to drive to Permet.

Things to do in Berat

Museums · Adventure · Tours · Outdoors

Permet

— 1 night
Përmet is a town and a municipality in Gjirokastër County, southern Albania. Kick off your visit on the 17th (Thu): explore the wealth of natural beauty at Fir of Hotova National Park.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Permet driving holiday planning tool.

Traveling by car from Berat to Permet takes 2.5 hours. The time zone difference moving from Central European Standard Time to Eastern European Standard Time is 1 hour. Traveling from Berat in September, plan for a bit warmer nights in Permet, with lows around 21°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Saranda.

Things to do in Permet

Parks · Nature
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Saranda

— 2 nights
A popular summer destination for its inexpensive accommodation and stony Mediterranean beaches, Saranda has become a favorite of both Albanian and foreign travelers.
Start off your visit on the 18th (Fri): explore the ancient world of Butrint National Park and then stroll through Mirror (Pasqyra) Beach. On the next day, step into the grandiose world of Lekuresi Castle, then contemplate the waterfront views at Blue Eye, and then get outside with Bora Bora Beach.

To find reviews, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Saranda trip itinerary planning site.

Drive from Permet to Saranda in 2.5 hours. In September, plan for daily highs up to 32°C, and evening lows to 21°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Sat) early enough to go by car back home.

Things to do in Saranda

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites · Outdoors

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