Top 10 Excursions In Kosovo

Excursion to Peja and the Rugova Gorge
Excursion to Peja and the Rugova Gorge
from: $118

Head for Peja, the largest city in western Kosovo at the foot of the rugova mountains and gorges. Join the waterfall of the White Drin, walk to the summit where you will reach the caves "Sleeping Beauty" for an interior visit galleries carved for centuries by the force of the water. (20 minutes walk) Visit the Patriarchal Monastery of Peja, one of the strongholds of the Orthodox religion in the region. Admire its many well preserved frescoes as well as the calm and serene atmosphere present in this place. Guided tour of the charming town of Peja and its Ethnological Museum where you will immerse yourself in the traditional life of the twentieth century kosovars.

Kosovo Tour One Day - combined
Kosovo Tour One Day - combined
from: $233

The combined tour of Kosovo will provide you with a rich experience of the Kosovo history (past and recent), religious and historical monuments, traditions, and beautiful landscapes on the way. Prishtina is capital of Kosovo with 350-400 000 inhabitants, and also a University City with over 50 000 students from throughout the country. Pristina is a political, economic, cultural, and diplomatic center of Kosovo. It is very dynamic city, with bright and positive youth, with many cultural, arts, urban and sport events held in the town through the year. Visit to Gracanica Monastery Unesco site built in 1321 Prizren, situated in the south of Kosovo, is a beautiful and one of the oldest towns in Kosovo, known for its ancient history, the rich cultural and religious heritage, traditional handicraft shops, variety of festivals, film, music, art etc. It is the most multiethnic, multi religious and multicultural city of Kosovo.

Day tour of Prizren from Pristina
Day tour of Prizren from Pristina
from: $192

If you are planning a Balkan trip, Prizren is a must-see destination you should add to your bucket list. Prizren is considered as the cultural capital of Kosovo, mixing its rich history, incredible nature, religious tolerance and gastronomic delights. Prizren has played an important role in the region as an Illyrian settlement and a crossroads for the Byzantine and Ottoman empires, contributing to the unique architecture of the city. The best way to explore the town is by wandering through the streets passing by elegant medieval houses that fight for your attention. Did you know that The Church of Our Lady of Ljevis is a UNESCO World Heritage site? If you have to choose just one mosque to visit then visit the Sinan Pasha Mosque, rich in arabesque color and pattern. The view from the fortress on the hill above the town offers a great panorama of this astonishing town.

Prizren Day Tour from Tirana
Prizren Day Tour from Tirana
from: $194

We will pick you up at your hotel, early in the morning, at 7:30am, and we head to Morina Pass Border checkpoint, which is located between Kukes and Prizren. After we arrive in Prizren, we visit the Fortress over the town hill, (appropriate footwear recommended). Next, we visit the Museum of the League of Prizren and pass by another important landmark for the locals and in the same time a touristic destination, the Mehmet Pasha Hamam, an old Turkish bath. Next, we will take a walk through Carshia e Vjeter, and admire old architectural buildings such as Sinan Pasha Mosque, St George Orthodox Cathedral, and many traditional small shops. Later, we pass through Prizren’s stone bridge, between 15th and 16th centuries, which is on the way to "Tek Syla" restaurant, which is known for its grilled specialties. We finish here the tour to let you enjoy a tasty lunch of grilled Kosovo specialties here. After lunch, we will continue our journey to Tirana, where our trip ends up there.

Prishtina Culture & History Sightseeing Tour
Prishtina Culture & History Sightseeing Tour
from: $190

Prishtina, the capital of the newest country in Europe is blessed with history, culture and traditions. The richness of the city is expressed in its young population and buzzing energy that captivate the attention of visitors upon arriving here. Its mix of old and new architecture, the old bazaar, different museums, mosques and churches, combined with cafes, traditional food and hospitality are some of the main elements that make Prishtina tour an uplifting and memorable experience. While being the center of the busy urban life in Kosovo, Prishtina is a place that radiates a notable relaxed ambience which is reflected in the lifestyle of local population, atmosphere in the streets and peaceful attitude of its community. Included in this day Tour are also visits to Ulpiana archaeological site (of Roman era) and the Gadime marble cave (considered to be millions of years old) which are both nearby Prishtina.

Discover Peja and Rugova Half-Day Tour
Discover Peja and Rugova Half-Day Tour
from: $69

Culture and History in the western part of Kosovo, Learn more about the history and culture of Kosovo

On the road of the three most beautiful monasteries of Kosovo
On the road of the three most beautiful monasteries of Kosovo
from: $118

Head towards Gračanica, a Serbian village 10 minutes from Pristina known for its UNESCO-listed Monastery. Head towards the Visoki Decani Monastery. Monument dating from the 14th century and listed as a UNESCO heritage, you can admire these frescoes which constitute one of the summits of Serbian art, powerfully inspired by Byzantine art, in particular by the Church of the Savior of Constantinople . Visit the Patriarchal Monastery of Peja, one of the strongholds of the Orthodox religion in the region. Admire its many well-preserved frescoes and the calm and serene atmosphere present in this place.

Kosovo Culture & History Sightseeing - 4 Days Tour
Kosovo Culture & History Sightseeing - 4 Days Tour
from: $1,037

This Culture & History tour in Kosovo is an unique experience for visitors who want to be able to enjoy a mix of different city site visits within Kosovo, including Prishtina (the capital of Kosovo), Prizren, Gjakova and Peja. This tour includes most of the historical and cultural sites, combined with visits to archaeological sites and into the marble Cave. The rich ancient to recent history of Kosovo, its culture and traditional cuisine, the architecture and different old religious sites, will make an unforgettable visit to any guest with a desire and interest to explore Kosovo in many ways. Even though a small country in Europe, Kosovo has a very long tradition in hospitality, and we make our best to make you feel impressed while staying with us. This tour includes a full time licensed private tour guide, accommodation in a very good 3* Hotels (inc. breakfasts) and comfortable transport during the whole tour. You let us know for any specifics, and we take care of the rest.

Discover Kosovo
Discover Kosovo
from: $484

We start our adventure in welcoming Kosovo, at the heart of the Balkans, walking & exploring the most notable’s sights for several days. In Kosovo the influence of east and west is intertwined, Christianity coexists with Islam. A place with a difficult history that was ruled by the Roman Empire, various Byzantine kingdoms and the Ottoman Empire. After World War remained under the rule of Yugoslavia till 1999, when after the NATO bombing came under the international protectorate. From 2008, Kosovo is an independent state. Since the ancient times until the middle ages, it was known as Dardania and included the territories of Northern Macedonia and Southern Serbia today. Kosovo is a country of geographical and cultural contrasts with a thousand years old diverse cultural heritage. There are nearly 11,000 km² and around 1.8 million inhabitants, a mixed population of which the majority are ethnic Albanians.

Pristina Half-day Walking Tour
Pristina Half-day Walking Tour
from: $59

A walking tour through the capital Pristina exploring its main attractions in the centre and surroundings including: the Mother Teresa Boulevard, the monument of Scanderbeg (Albanian National Hero), the Clock Tower, Kosovo Government buildings and the “New Born” monument which is becoming the symbol of this new state.




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