This tour is your best chance to enjoy the mountain roads and the costal roads what Greece and Albania have to offer you! Everything was carefully selected to guarantee a unique experience. Also you will get to know about history of these countries, culture and archaeology.
Day 1: Athens arrival
Welcome to Athens!
We will pick you up from the airport and take you to the hotel. The hotel is situated in the center of Athens. At the hotel you will meet with the other participants at this tour. According with the time of the arrival, it is possible to have time for a walk through the city center or on the promenade, or visit Acropolis. In the afternoon, at 6 PM we will meet for an introductory meeting and in the evening we will have all together the welcome dinner.
Day 2: Athens – Nafpaktos
Our adventure through the Land of Gods starts today. We ride through mountains and we enjoy winding roads and scenery until we reach Delphi. Delphi was built 6th century before Christos and it may be included in Top 10 Places to Visit from whole world. Here you can find the Temple of Apollo and the sanctuary of Athena. We continue our ride to Nafpaktos where we will spend the night.
Day 3: Nafpaktos – Sarande
As we leave Nafpaktos, we pass numerous bays, harbors and beaches to get closer to Sarande in Albania. After we cross the border we have to take a wooden ferry to rich the ruins of old town Butrint. Butrint National Park is a UNESCO World Heritage site and it is one of the most important archaeological sites in the country. A number of major monuments are still extant including the city walls, late-antique baptistery, theatre, great basilica and Venetian castles.
Day 4: Sarande – Tirana
We start our day on Ioanian Coast and then we’ll ride to Tirana, the capital of Albania. We will ride our motorcycles along the coast with the sea on the left side and the mountains on the right side. The spectacle of the beautiful mountains into the Ionian see makes it worth riding and enjoying the view. We will spend the night in Tirana.
Tirana is the city where old and new Albania meets. In the evening we will take a walk and discover the town.
Day 5: Tirana – Ioanina
A fantastic day is waiting for us! We will ride our motorcycles through the Albanian Alps, on challenging roads with beautiful landscape perfect for pictures. In the afternoon we cross the border back in Greece and continue our motorcycle tour to Ioanina.
Day 6: Ioanina – relaxing day
Today is about relaxing. We will spend the day in the capital of Epirus, Ioanina. You can visit the beautiful old fortress, museums or take a walk at the beautiful Lake Pamvotida. For those who find it hard to leave the bike in the parking, in the morning we can take a short ride to the Vikos Gorge, the deepest in the world and a perfect spot for pictures.
Day 7: Ioanina – Meteora
We continue our tour to Meteora, but not before to ride the bikes on amazing mountain roads, one of the best mountains roads in Greece. Meteora is one of the most important complexes of Orthodox Church from Greece. In a mountainous region consists of almost inaccessible sandstone peaks, monks built 24 monasteries, from which today only six are still standing.
Day 8: Meteora – Athens
Last day of our tour!
Our motorcycle tour brings us today in Thermopylae, where we can admire the statue of Leonidas, the brave king of Sparta. In the afternoon we will arrive in Athens where we will have the farewell dinner.
Day 9: Athens departure
Hope that you enjoyed the tour and we wish you happy journey home.