Saranda: General Info
Saranda, south Albania, beachSaranda, the gateway to the southern Albania, is a small town located between high mountain and the Ionian Sea.
The name Saranda derives from an early Christian monastery dedicated to Santi Quaranta (Forty Saints).
Located on the shores of Ionian sea, in front of Greek island of Corfu, Saranda is characterized by a Mediterranean climate and warm sea waters. Due to its location and warm weather Saranda is one of the most attractive tourist town in Albanian Riviera, where honeymooners traditionally spend their holidays. Located in front of the sea and along the main promenade there are some hotels and restaurants which offer you catering facilities and accommodation. Daily ferryboat link Saranda with the nearby Greek island of Corfu.

Last Updated ( Sunday, 17 April 2005 )