Day trip in Gjirokastra and Local Culinary

10 hr

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The most beautiful thing to admire in Gjirokaster is its enchanting old town, which has been listed among UNESCO’s world heritage sites. As soon as you step onto its streets, you’ll understand why Gjirokaster is considered to be one of the most beautiful places in Albania and the Balkans.

Of course we will visit the castle which is on top of a hill and from there the landscape is beautiful, you need to see it...
The most beautiful thing to admire in Gjirokaster is its enchanting old town, which has been listed among UNESCO’s world heritage sites. As soon as you step onto its streets, you’ll understand why Gjirokaster is considered to be one of the most beautiful places in Albania and the Balkans.

Of course we will visit the castle which is on top of a hill and from there the landscape is beautiful, you need to see it. The old bazaar was an important market center for agricultural products from the region, nowadays the area is the heart of the touristic interest with many shops, souvenirs, artisan activities and bars and restaurants.
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Stop At: Gjirokaster Castle, Gjirokaster Albania

Like many historic landmarks, the Gjirokaster Castle (Kalaja e Gjirokastres) suffered many alterations, and was used for various purposes during its existence. During the rule of Ali Pasha, the castle was a military fortress, while in the Second World War it served as a shelter for the city residents against aerial bombing.

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Experience Gjirokastra, Rr. Gjin Zenebishti, sheshi Cercizit, nr 5, Gjirokaster 6001 Albania

The most beautiful thing to admire in Gjirokastër is its enchanting old town, which has been listed among UNESCO’s world heritage sites. As soon as you step onto its streets, you’ll understand why Gjirokastër is considered to be one of the most beautiful places in Albania and the Balkans.

Duration: 1 hour

Important Details

Included
  • Air-conditioned vehicle
  • Coffee and/or Tea
  • Entry/Admission - Gjirokaster Castle
  • All Fees and Taxes
Not Included
  • Lunch
Departure Point
Traveler pickup is offered
On request we can come and pick you up at your hotel in Tirana free of charge.

7:30 AM
Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • Infant seats available
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
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Cancellation Policy

For a full refund, cancel at least 48 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.