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From Skopje: Full-Day Kosovo Tour to Pristina and Prizren

From Skopje: Full-Day Kosovo Tour to Pristina and Prizren

This tour starts with a pick-up from your hotel in Skopje, traveling to Prishtina where your local guide will be waiting for you. First, visit Monastery Gracanica, and then arrive in Pristina where you will start a tour of Pristina. Your first stop in will be the Kosova National Library, an example of modern architectural design. Then make your way to the open air archaeological park with artifacts from the Neolithic period and Kosova Museum built by Austrians for the Turkish army in 1898, which has an extensive collection of archaeological and ethnological artifacts including the Neolithic Goddess on a Throne terracotta. Head to Çarshi Mosque, the oldest building in Pristina constructed in the 15th-century by the Turkish Sultan Bajazit. Afterwards, head to the Academy Building, a 19th-century Ottoman konak style private houses. Visit the Fatih Mosque or Imperial Mosque built in 1461 under the Turkish Sultan Mehmed II Fatih and the  Great Hammam – bath complex built in 1470 graced with 15 domes with small holes to let light stream in. Make your way to the Ethnographic Museum. The Emin Gjiku Complex is a extremely well-preserved building from 18th-century and it’s the only original building left in old bazaar area. The tour will finish with a visit of Gazimestan Tower. Contnue to Prizren for your walking tour of the city includes the attractive Ottoman old town, known for its gold and silver filigree craftsmen, the hammam, the Museum of Prizren League, the Helveti Tekke, Sinia Pasha Mosque and the Church of Our Lady of Ljevis. Prizren has the largest number of preserved Ottoman buildings in Kosovo, so simply wandering around the old cobbled streets admiring the town houses, mosques and tekkes is a delight. After a small break, return back to .

Skopje: Prishtina, Gracanica Monastery & Bear Sanctuary Trip

Skopje: Prishtina, Gracanica Monastery & Bear Sanctuary Trip

Discover Kosovo on a guided day trip from Skopje. Learn about the local culture and find out why the Balkan people are considered to be one of the most friendliest people in Europe. Start with pickup at the Museum of the Macedonian Struggle for Independence in Skopji in the morning. Relax on the scenic drive to the UNESCO-listed Gracanica Monastery. Admire its Serbo-Byzantine style and its Medieval Serbian art. Continue to Prishtina and begin a guided walking tour. Visit the National library of Kosovo which is covered in lattices and designed in a unique brutalist style. Go inside the modern Cathedral of Mother Theresa. Finally, head to the a local bear sanctuary to see some brown bears. Hear about what life is like for these majestic creatures. Have the option to stop and purchase lunch at a traditional restaurant before returning to your meeting point in Skopje.

From Skopje: Pristina and Prizren Private Sightseeing Tour

From Skopje: Pristina and Prizren Private Sightseeing Tour

Benefit from pick-up at a location of your choice in Skopje, and then travel by comfortable air-conditioned vehicle to Kosovo. Visit the 14th-century Gračanica Monastery on the way to Pristina, and then take a sightseeing tour of the city to see some of its beautiful attractions on arrival. Discover the new Cathedral of Saint Mother Teresa, along with highlights such as the National Library and equestrian statue on Skanderbeg Square. Stroll along pedestrianized Nane Theresa and visit the Old Bazaar. Break for lunch at your own expense, and then spend the afternoon in the small town of Prizren. Learn about its rich cultural heritage on a guided tour of the town center. See highlights such as the Old Stone Bridge and medieval Church of St. George. Pass the 17th-century Sinan Pasha Mosque and Bajrakli Mosque behind the Albanian League Museum. Find fine local handicrafts in the many craft shops, and watch the world go by on Shadervan Square.

1-Day Trip : Prishtina and Prizren from Tirana

1-Day Trip : Prishtina and Prizren from Tirana

Start our day early in morning in Tirana, towards Kosovo. On the way we can do a stop for a coffee/cold drink at a cafe. First we will visit the capital of Kosovo, Pristina. We will visit the Newborn monument, symbol of the independence and being a young new country. We will walk towards the main boulevard in the capital. Delve into the city’s past at the Ethnological Museum and learn about its diverse heritage. Don’t miss the opportunity to discover the architectural wonder of the Mother Teresa Cathedral and Striking National Library. After lunch we head to Prizren, considered as the cultural capital of Kosovo, mixing its rich history, incredible nature and gastronomic delights. The river flows through the heart of the old town and under the many bridges that crisscross the city. Filigree artisanal techniques for precious metals are Prizren’s joy and pride. The view from the fortress on the hill above the town offers a great panorama of this astonishing town. . Upon completion, we will head back to Tirana to give an end to our tour!

From Tirana: Prizren and Pristina Guided Tour

From Tirana: Prizren and Pristina Guided Tour

Departing from Tirana, travel north to cross the border into the Stone Age city of Pristina. Visit and tour a medieval Orthodox monastery before continuing to the architectural marvel of the National Library in Pristina, home of 15th-century material literature. In Pristina, a city tour will also explore 14th-century mosques. Leaving Pristina we will head toward Prizren, sometimes called the cultural capital of Kosovo. The city played a major role in Albanian history and politics of the 19th century. Continue to Prizren, where the UNESCO World Heritage Church of Our Lady Ljevis resides. Visit the House of the Prizren League, one of the most important buildings of the 19th century in Albanian history. End the day with a relaxing journey back to Tirana.

A Day of Cultural Discovery: Prizren and Prishtina Tour

A Day of Cultural Discovery: Prizren and Prishtina Tour

Our adventure begins with a seamless pick-up from Tirana, ensuring a stress-free initiation to a day brimming with cultural wonders. As we navigate the scenic route, we invite you to revel in the tranquility of the morning, punctuated by a delightful coffee stop. Our first destination, Prizren, unfolds like a living tapestry of history and charm. The iconic Old Stone Bridge over the Bistrica River and the enchanting Shadervan Square beckon you into a world of the Ottoman era. Delve into the historical narrative at the Sinan Pasha Mosque and ascend to the Prizren Fortress, where panoramic views of the town await. The old Ottoman-style bazaar invites you to peruse unique souvenirs, relish a delightful lunch, and immerse yourself in the city's nostalgic ambiance. Continue your Prizren odyssey with a visit to the UNESCO-listed Our Lady of Ljeviš Church, which stands as a silent witness to centuries of history, inviting you to connect with the town's profound past. As we bid adieu to Prizren, a picturesque drive brings us to Prishtina, the dynamic capital of Kosovo. Explore the Newborn Monument, a symbol of independence adorned with vibrant street art, and meander through Mother Teresa Square. A leisurely stroll in Germia Park offers respite amidst the city's vibrant energy. As we conclude this remarkable day, we journey back to Tirana, our starting point. Reflect on a day that seamlessly blended history, culture, and the vibrant spirit of Prizren and Prishtina, leaving you with indelible memories of a splendid expedition.

From Albania: Day Tour of Prizren and Optional Prishtina

From Albania: Day Tour of Prizren and Optional Prishtina

Depart from your Tirana hotel in the morning with an air-conditioned vehicle, and head towards northeast Albania. Travel from Tirana, Albania along the newly built highway that connects Albania with Kosovo. What once took almost a whole day to drive through, now in just three hours offers vivid mountainous scenery worth capturing on video. Stop for a quick coffee by the artificial Kukës Lake to take in its tranquility and the legend of its formation during Albania's dark communist period. Cross the border and head to Kosovo's best attraction - the unique town of Prizren with its curvy cobblestone paths - only 20-minutes drive from the Albanian-Kosovo border. Witness a well-preserved reminder of the Ottoman times, the multi-ethnic and multilingual Prizren is situated at the foot of its fortress, adorned with artisan shops along the Lumbardhi river that runs through the heart of this iconic city. Briefly visit the reconstructed Albanian Prizren League - the poignant historic site sadly destroyed during the Kosovo war. Walk by the riverbed and sight-see the Old Town, tasting the local 'byrek' offered again by your guide and drink fresh water from the çesma water fountain, a necessary ritual if you want to return again in Prizren.  Rich in places of worship, Prizren is an example of religious diversity and has a mosque built by the famous Ottoman architect Sinani. Visit the Sinan Pasha Mosque, and the Serbian "Sveti Spas" Orthodox Church. Depending on your desire and physical ability, there's the option to go up the fortress that oversees the city, prior to heading to the capital city of Prishtina - a kaleidoscope of sights, sounds, smells and home to many cultural landmarks. Walk Prishtina's main boulevard and experience the perpetual motion that Prishtina is, along with its modern cafes and restaurants. Visit what's considered one of the 'most beautiful ugly buildings' worldwide: The National Library of Kosovo - an example of 'brutal architecture', the renowned NewBorn sculpture that changes with each independence anniversary, and walk by the socialist built Boro Ramiz Palace of Sports. Head back to the Albanian border in the late afternoon and you will be dropped off in the hotel you were picked up from.

From Sofia: Kosovo and North Macedonia 2-Day Tour

From Sofia: Kosovo and North Macedonia 2-Day Tour

Start with a pickup from your hotel or accommodation in Sofia at 8:00 AM. Travel for approximately 3.5 hours to the first destination of the two-day excursion, the city of Skopje, which is the capital of North Macedonia. During the drive, learn the political history of the region.  Upon arrival in Skopje, enjoy a 2-hour city tour with a Macedonian guide. Explore both the old and the new parts of the city, seeing its major landmarks. After the walking tour, enjoy some free time (discuss this with your guide) during which you will have the chance to rest and taste the local cuisine. Afterward, continue the journey to Pristina, the capital of Kosovo, which will take approximately 2 hours. When you reach Pristina enjoy some free time to explore the highlights of the city after which you will travel to the cultural capital of the country, Prizen. Stay overnight in a wonderful hotel in the heart of the city.  On the second day, have breakfast in the hotel followed by a walking tour of Prizen at 8:30 AM. Explore the narrow cobblestone streets and authentic Ottoman buildings. Visit Mehmet Pasha Hamam, the 15th-century stone bridge and the fortress situated high above the city. From here, get a fantastic view of the whole city. This is the last site that we will visit in Prizren. Then we will go back to Skopje (which will take approx. 2.5 hours drive) where we will have some time to relax and have lunch. At 15:00 we will head back to Sofia, where you will be dropped off at the location you want.

Pristina: eSIM Internet Data Plan for Kosovo high-speed

Pristina: eSIM Internet Data Plan for Kosovo high-speed

Explore the vibrant culture and rich history of Pristina, Kosovo, without missing a beat! Our eSIM ensures you stay connected with high-speed data, whether you're admiring the modern architecture, visiting historical sites like the Imperial Mosque, or exploring the lively cafes and boutiques. How It Works: Purchase: Select the data package that best suits your Pristina adventure, offering flexible options for both short and long stays. Scan & Activate: Upon purchase, you'll receive a QR code. Scan this with your eSIM-compatible device, and you'll be instantly connected, ready to explore Pristina with reliable internet access. Stay Connected: Enjoy seamless, high-speed connectivity throughout your visit. Our eSIM technology ensures that you can navigate, share, and stay informed without interruption. Compatibility: Before traveling, check that your device is eSIM-ready. eSIMs provide a convenient, no-hassle way to manage your mobile services abroad without the need for physical SIM cards. Verify your device's compatibility on our list at https://esimfox.com/pages/compatible-devices. Stay connected effortlessly as you dive into all that Pristina has to offer with our dependable eSIM service!

Skopje Airport taxi

Skopje Airport taxi

Skopje Airport Taxi - from/to all hotel in Skopje we offer transfers to the Skopje Airport - Skopje Airport arrivals; 1. Clients will be met at arrival hall with a personalized sign with they names. 2. We provide full luggage assistance. 3. Clients will have full assistance until they reach the hotel reception desk. Departures to Skopje Airport; 1. Clients will be met in the hotel reception area at a prearranged time. 2. Upon the arrival at the airport, the clients will be dropped off at front terminal building. We transfer client to also to all addres in Skopje, Ohrid or other cities in Macedonia including Pristina, Sofia, Thessaloniki, Tirana, Belgrade

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I had a fantastic trip to Kosovo, exploring the historic streets of Prizren and capital of Pristina. An awesome guide Orlanda made the experience truly unforgettable. It was very interesting and informative tour

It was great very long but very interesting and the guide Egzon was extremely helpful and genuine, didn’t push me too hard and was always aware of what I found interesting!

Perfect excursion in a small group. Very informative, competent and friendly tour guide. Note: Check in advance whether you need a visa for Kosovo.

It was amazing seeing a country that a lot of people have not witnessed

Guide was very knowledgeable and friendly, made the day fun!