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All reviews day trip ancient city guided tour unesco site couple of hours entrance fee venetian castle walk around century bc every hour amazing place worth the trip two hours bring water small museum beautiful location southern albania
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This was our first visit to Albania. Butrint National Park was a wonderful excursion on our own. We went by local bus after getting Albanian money at a bank ATM. (Get a small amount of money at a time because the ATMs give large bills...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Trav L
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great trip to see the Unesco World Heritage site, comfortable to negotiate with suitable paths; lots of things to see there. great views and great with the shade!

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Dan M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A must see of world archeology, and Albanian history. Amazing, fascinating, breathtaking. It gives you that sensation you are back in time. Great nature, great flora, great fauna... don't miss the little water turtles in the ponds around the amphitheatre. The price?...a ridiculous 5 euros!...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank 474klevit
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is one of the best ancient sites I have visited. It was once a very big city and covers quite a large area. Most of the pathways are well-maintained and can be used by those with mobility issues. The setting amongst the trees and...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 4 January 2019

Starting with the trip from Saranda that is very nice, Butrint is just amazing, surrounded by lake and sea in very strategic location. Full of history. Really really MUST!

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Albi K
Reviewed 29 December 2018

We took the local bus for pennies from Sarande. Its a fascinating place, bigger than we realised with great views of the local countryside. Lots to see and do and there is a restaurant a short walk from the entrance if you wanted a place...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank emmajane1975
Reviewed 22 December 2018

I went with a friend on a day trip/tour from Corfu September 2018. We were taken there on a coach from Seranda. Our tour guide was great and showed us around the park and explained all about it. The park is such a interesting place...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Ian B
Reviewed 13 December 2018

We had an excellent tour with Gabby Tours of the site. We were impressed with the preservation efforts and the place. A must see.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank WiMadcitytraveler
Reviewed 9 December 2018 via mobile

And you can be too. It's an easy 40-minute bus ride from the center of Saranda that costs a mere 100 Lek. Nice old German-made buses depart Saranda as well as Butrint 30 minutes past every hour. Entrance fee is 700 Lek. Caesar was here...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank stevenm00001
Reviewed 25 November 2018 via mobile

Is one of the major centers of the Greek tribe of the chaonians,legendary founder was the seer Helenus.

Date of experience: November 2018
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22 September 2016|
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Response from treksspexwherenext | Reviewed this property |
I imagine you'll have the opportunity to book on board your cruise. If not the tour companies will almost certainly be awaiting the ship at the port to make the most of the visiting tourists. Enjoy!
25 August 2016|
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Response from afurney | Reviewed this property |
Yes they sell a limited selection of books and other mementos unsure of credit card access
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9 August 2016|
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Response from afurney | Reviewed this property |
Any of the travel companies will help, we left from old Corfu town harbour with all charges and taxes it cost 60 euro a person that included lunch. We went with Ionian Cruises