Sarande (Photo: Aleksandar Todorovic/Shutterstock.com)
5.0 / 5.0
Cruise Critic Editor Rating

By Cruise Critic Staff

Port of Sarande

Located just across the sea from Corfu, one might mistakenly believe they are in Greece upon approaching Sarande -- a charming coastal town in Albania. The town has a distinctly Mediterranean feel that mirrors its nearby neighbors. There are an abundance of picturesque beaches to choose from, as well as a string of quaint villages that are home to historic sights and landmarks, restaurants, shops and more.

--By Shayne Thompson, Cruise Critic contributor

About Sarande


Pro

Sarande's pebbly turquoise-water beaches are stupendous and ideal for a day of relaxation

Con

If you prefer sand over stone, you may have to do a little searching before you find the right beach

Bottom Line

Sarande is a scenic, less-frequented cruise port with gorgeous beaches and quaint villages


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