We will wait for your arrival at Prishtina airport. Transfer to the hotel. Aſter that our trip leader will meet the group in the lobby and departure for a sightseeing tour of Prishtina. During the tour we will visit: Kosova National Library (represents a modern architectural design) , Mother Teresa statue, George Kastrioti Skanderbeg statue, Kosova Museum (built by Austrians for the Turkish army in 1898, has an extensive collection of archaeological and ethnological artifacts, including the Neolithic Goddess on a Throne (4000 BC) terracotta), Çarshi Mosque, Clock Tower (a 26 meter high built by Jashar Pasha on 1764), Fatih Mosque or Imperial Mosque, The Great Hammam, EminGjiku Ethnographic Museum (complex is an extremely well-preserved building from 18th Century and it’s the only original building let in old bazaar area) and the newborn monument. We will have a welcome dinner in the restaurant. Overnight.
Day 2 Prishtina – Gracanica monastery – Ulpiana- Gadima cave –Prizren (130 km) (B,D)
Breakfast and departure of the tour. During this tour, we will see the first Tomb of Sultan Murat (10 km) built by Sultan Bayezid I, a place where Turkish Sultan Murat was killed during Kosova Battle of 1389 and The Monument to the Kosova Heroes (in memory of 1389 battle). The next stop is Gracanica Monastery (20 km), UNESCO site, Orthodox Church completed in 1321. Our trip continues to Ulpiana (15 km) ancient city build-up in the 2nd century at the time of Trojan King rule (the most beautiful city of Illyrian Dardania). The last stop for visit will be Gadime Marble Cave (10 km), it contains natural treasures which are made from Stalactite and Stalagmites with particular Chrystal’s and layers of multicolored marble. The trip continues to Prizren (75 km). Dinner will be in the traditional restaurant. Overnight in Prizren.
Day 3 Prizren - Gjakova (35 km) (B D)
Breakfast. We will start our Prizren city tour and we will visit some of the most important sightseeing as Stone Bridge (symbol of ottoman Prizren, build in 1534 by Ali Bag), The Hammam of Gazi Mehmet Pasha , Sinan Pasha Mosque (Prizren most prominent mosque, build on 1615 by Sinan Pasha), League of Prizren 1878 (the most historical sites and is a place where Albanian patriots gathered on 10 June 1878 to start the political, military and cultural struggle against the Ottoman Empire), Fortress of Prizren (ancient fortress, estimated VI century, which has been a place for defense refuge since prehistoric times, Cathedral of Our Lady of Perpetual Succor, Our Lady of Ljevish (dates back to the 9th 11th century as a Byzantine church, unique architectural design and UNESCO World Heritage protected).
The trip continues to Gjakova city (35km). During a driving visit of Tailors’ Bridge, built in 1720 a grand stone bridge of eleven arches said to have been built three hundred years ago by the artisans of Djakova and Prizren. The visit continues followed by visiting a Traditional old shopping center Grand Bazar in the downtown of Gjakova as an old Kosovar traditional architecture, Hadum Mosque, and BektashiTekkebuilt in 1790 as a most mystical Bektashi order. We will have dinner in the restaurant. Overnight.
Day 4 Prizren - Decani- Peja – Pristina (130 km) (B,D)
Breakfast and departure for Peja towards Deçani. Visit of Haxhi Zeka’s Kulla at Isniq situated at the foot of the Accursed Mountains at a distance of 12km from Peja, traditional Albanian stone houses dating back to the turbulent last decades of the Ottoman Empire. We will drive for Decani Monastery (25 km)- built between 1327 and 1335 by the Serbian medieval king St. Stephen of Decani and was dedicated to the Ascension of the Lord. The monastery is settled in the picturesque valley of the Bistrica. Visit Patriarchate of Pec Monastery (20 km) built in 1321 - it features outstanding examples of paintings from the 13th to the 17th century. Rugova Valley - discover the most challenging nature attraction by walking, hiking, fishing, cycling, alpinism, and climbing. Departure for Pristina (85 km). We will have a farewell dinner in the restaurant. Overnight.
Day 5Prishtina – Prishtina airport (20 km) (B)
Breakfast at the hotel. You will have free time till your fly. Transfer to the airport in Prishtina.