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Apollonia

Fier, Albania
+355 68 405 8529
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Ardencia and Apollonia Day Trip from Tirana
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8-Day Tour Through the Natural Beauties and Historical Treasures of the Ionian...
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Fier, Albania
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+355 68 405 8529
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"ancient city"
in 4 reviews
"archaeological site"
in 3 reviews
"definitely worth a visit"
in 3 reviews
"orthodox church"
in 3 reviews
"day trip"
in 2 reviews
"small city"
in 2 reviews
"spectacular views"
in 2 reviews
"a real treat"
in 2 reviews
"restaurants bars"
in 2 reviews
"surrounding countryside"
in 2 reviews
"st mary"
in 2 reviews
"the main road"
in 2 reviews
"park"
in 6 reviews
"albania"
in 15 reviews
"drive"
in 8 reviews
"museum"
in 31 reviews
"hill"
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Reviewed yesterday

absolutely worth visiting if you are somewhere near, but the road to here is quite an adventure. Church very good preserved, archeological site not so much.

Thank travelforeverb
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Apolonia lies on the old road, so the road is not in the best condition, although the site is quite touristy.On the site there is a church with earlier monastery. In the monastery there is now a small exhibition showcasing the objects found on the...More

Thank Katrien S
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Apollonia was an ancient Greek city located on the right bank of the Aous river. Its ruins are situated in the Fier region, near the village of Pojani , in modern-day Albania. Apollonia was founded in 588 BCE by Greek colonists from Corfu and Corinth,...More

Thank deborahk3
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was one of the "tourist" things I had not done in Albania. I did it as a day trip using public buses. From Tirana I left on an early bus to Fier (they leave frequently - I think every 30 minutes from the "southern...More

Thank Hans S
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Reviewed 14 April 2018

Apollonia is beatifull,it is a beatifull historicol place,it is interesting but it is in a beatifull natural place,Apollonia has an interesting museum and it is very very very interesting the church taht is close to the musem,don t miss it

Thank aureliolorusso
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Reviewed 18 February 2018

Located on the right bank of the Vjosë river, The ruins Apollonia are one of the top 'Archaeological parks' to visit within Albania. A short bus ride from the uninspiring city of Fier (the only city to which you can connect with local transport network),...More

Thank TheMarshal84
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Reviewed 8 December 2017

This was a really interesting visit. The buildings are worth a visit and the frescoes, although damaged, are remarkable.

Thank TravellerGillian
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Reviewed 24 August 2017

A short drive from Fier away, Apollonia is a very nice archaeological site in the Albanian countryside. The road from Fier to Apollonia is partially paved, partially unpaved but fully navigable in a small city car without any major problems. Once there you can visit...More

Thank Jamerli
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Reviewed 7 August 2017

Our mistakes were arriving around noon, so it was so hot we couldn't do justice to the site. Because of that, we left early, without exploring the area properly, and missed the church and museum. Be warned, the road there is horrific, probably the worst...More

Thank Yvonne O
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Reviewed 4 August 2017 via mobile

We visited this site just as the sun was beginning to sit and all of the views were just beautiful. The museum was awesome and the tour guide accommodated A short tour even though we arrived just around closing time. Such beautiful views so worth...More

Thank Kburris910
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