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Butrint National Park, Butrint

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Ruin Historic Site
Listed as a World Heritage Site, Butrint National Park includes a seaside town, archeological sites, and forest. Within the park's modest 85.9 sq km (33 sq mi), stretching from inland southwestern Albania to the Ionian Sea, you'll see a wide range of sites, including ruins from the Bronze Age, Venetian castles, and a basilica. A Roman theater is still active from time to time. Dynamic environments, including a freshwater lake and dense woodland, surprise you with an abundance of wildlife. There are a variety of ways for you to tour the attraction, including hiking trails. Consider a stay in the seaside village of Ksamil for access to the coast and national park. Our Butrint vacation planner makes visiting Butrint National Park and other Butrint attractions simple, and helps you make a travel plan personal to you.
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  • Well worth a visit if you're in the area; some paths a trifle taxing for the crumblies ... Not critical, however.  more »
  • I had not heard of Butrint before our Ancient Civilization themed cruise brought it to our attention. What a surprise! This is a sizable ancient historic site, with wonderfully intact ruins. The many ...  more »
  • I went on a day trip to Albania from Corfu. It was interesting to see ruins that were both Greek and Roman, the site is large but paths can be rough and steep, views from the site are good. The mosaic...  more »