Day trip

From Durres: Gjirokaster Guided Tour

Activity provider: My Tour in Italy

From Durres: Gjirokaster Guided Tour

Activity provider: My Tour in Italy

From US$ 198.32 per person

Get out of Durres and spend an unforgettable day in the ancient city of Gjirokastër while taking in spectacular views of the valleys of southern Albania on this guided tour.

About this activity

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Duration 10 hours
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Live tour guide
Albanian, English
Small group
Limited to 15 participants

Experience

Highlights
  • Visit the historical center of Gjirokaster
  • Explore the Argjiro Castle
  • Stroll the streets of the old neighborhoods of Qafe and Bazaar
Full description
Discover a perfect mix of archaeology, history, and natural beauty on this guided tour of Gjirokastër from Durres. See the old city center, castle, and more. Visit the old city center and bazaar and see the traditional artisan shops and cafes constructed in the old style. Visit castle, rebuilt in the 12th century. Learn about Albania's resistance to the Nazis. Spend the rest of the day visiting the old neighborhoods of Qafe and Bazaar, and learning more about them. See historical buildings, including the former residence of Enver Xoxha; Albania's Cold War-era leader.
Includes
  • Transportation by air-conditioned car or minivan
  • Guide
  • Entry ticket to Gjirokastër Castle
  • Hotel pick-up and drop-off
  • Food and drinks
  • Gratuities
Not suitable for
  • People with mobility impairments
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • You must keep social distance while in vehicles
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
Traveler requirements
  • You must bring your own headphones
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask
  • You must fill out a travel information form

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Date

Meeting point

Arrive 15 minutes before the activity starts.

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What to bring

  • Comfortable shoes

Product ID: 391786