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Butrint, Albania
+355 69 243 6689
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Reviewed 13 August 2017

Such great history,we went after 7 30 pm and around 8pm,strarted getting dark lots mosquitos, very painfull ,be ware .2 weeks later still in pain. top tip get mosquito spray if you go at time Very good place to visit that dates thousands of years

Thank AltinTa
Reviewed 10 August 2017

Our cruise ship stopped at Sarande, Albania for a day and we took advantage of an excursion to Butrint National Park. Very large series of ruins that require you to walk for an hour or two in the heat. Take water!!! This is a fascinating...More

Thank daisytoronto
Reviewed 9 August 2017

We visited this main attraction in full summer - July 20-th :-) with our child - 6 and 13. I recomended watter (1-2 bottle), if you have a sunny weather. In Butrint Park is only one shop on main road. Many part of builds is...More

Thank Epat75
Reviewed 4 August 2017

The archeological site is the main attraction of the National Park of Butrint. It is an UNESCO World Heritage Place and worthily it is. Nice walk on pleasant shades and it is like travel in time of ancient age. Greek, Roman and Middle Ages architecture...More

Thank Frigyiklaszlo
Reviewed 26 July 2017

This UNESCO heritage site reminded me a bit of Angor Wat in Cambodia (although that site is far more majestic), as there are sections of stones that the eucalyptus forest has claimed. The site is large and takes about an hour to walk around going...More

Thank poleinahole1
Reviewed 24 July 2017 via mobile

An Interesting place. Easy to get to from Ksamil, we rented a scooter and it took only about 10 minutes.

Thank ENiina
Reviewed 24 July 2017 via mobile

An interesting complex for lovers of ruins, history, Greece and ancient Rome. The ticket costs 800 lek. Inspection is best to start on the road to the right of the tower at the entrance, since it is easier to further climb to the observation platform....More

Thank Илона Р
Reviewed 23 July 2017

We thought the site was very interesting though not as spectacular as we had imagined, though looking back over the photos reminded me of how much there is to see. The site is located in a fabulous and beautiful location. It is also of great...More

Thank NomadicTraveller7
Reviewed 15 July 2017

Butrint is a fair bit out of the way almost on the Greece/Albanian border but it's very much worth the trip. There aren't many places in the world where you will find ruins from so many periods in history: the spectacular Lake Gate from the...More

Thank John B
Reviewed 11 July 2017

As Sarande was a substitute for Santorini on our itinerary, I was prepared to be disappointed with this visit. The visit to Butrint National Park was quite amazing, however. The buildings and artifacts were so well presented by our knowledgeable guides, who were obviously proud...More

Thank Don-Leshone
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22 September 2016|
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Response from Alan R | 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!
24 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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8 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