Tepelena Day Trip



    Tepelena day trip, gives you the opportunity to see some of the touristic attractions in the city, such as: the Castle of Ali Pashe Tepelena, the Memorial of Notorious Camp of Tepelena, ancient and medieval bridges etc.

    The first stop is in Benca, to see the memorial of the political internees and prisoners killed during the dictatorship regime of Enver Hoxha. You will learn the dramatic story of 300 children killed and disappeared in the prison camp of Tepelena. Instead of graves, they planted 300 cypresses to remember these innocent children.

    After that, we will return in Tepelena to visit the castle, rebuilt by Ali Pashe Tepelena and the medieval bridge. We will walk on the bridge and enjoy the beautiful panorama of Vjosa River and Golik Mountain. We will pass on the other side of the bridge and make a short visit in a guesthouse to taste raki, or a glass of fresh natural milk.