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Butrint National Park, Butrint
(4.9/5 based on 280+ reviews on the web)
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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  • The tour may be somewhat difficult for older people. This is the only negative thing to say. Also, who has seen Olympic and Ephesus, can Marvel here yet. This is because that the excavations were begun fairly late and is even in the ground. Quiet and not crowded (at least in September).
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  • We visited Butrint on an excursion from Corfu. Albania was completely different from our expectations as Saranda is a modern seaside resort with a very upmarket atmosphere. Butrint is wonderfully pres...  more »
  • Butrint (Buthrotum) - treasure of history and archeology of Albania, a goal, UNESCO declared World Heritage Site in 1992. Promontory overshadowed by natural forests is part of a complex ecosystem that...  more »