Private Day Tour of Gjirokastra from Tirana

During this tour, everyone will have the experience to comfortably visit the Museum City of Tirana. The tour combines the Historic Sites, Cultural Heritage and part from everyday local living life.

per adult from




10 to 11 hours


Hotel pickup available


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  • What's included :
    • Air-conditioned vehicle
    • All Fees and Taxes
    • Entry/Admission - Experience Gjirokastra
    • Entry/Admission - Gjirokaster Castle
    • Entry/Admission - Gjirokastra Bazaar
    • Entry/Admission - Ethnographic Museum
    What's excluded :
    • Lunch
    • Entry/Admission - Restaurant Tradicional Odaja
  • This is a typical itinerary for this product

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

    The history of the “Stone City” of Gjirokastra dates since the IVth Century AD . Known as Argyrokastro (Silver Castle) it has been an important economic, politic and cultural city since the early Byzantine Era. Since 2005 the City is part of the UNESCO world Heritage known for its high preserved Otoman Style Buildings and Architecture. The main components of the unique style are
    - Stone House Rooftops
    - Unique “Small Fortes” house style
    - The old Bazaar

    Duration: 1 hour

    Stop At: Gjirokaster Castle, Gjirokaster Albania

    Walking along the old stoned Bazaar, from the Otoman Time we will reach the Castle of Gjirokastra. It is the biggest Castle in Albania and it is also the home place of the National Folk Festival. Castle tour and visit at the Museum of Arms inside the castle.

    Duration: 1 hour

    Stop At: Gjirokastra Bazaar, Old town, Gjirokaster Albania

    Old Bazaar is masterly paved in stones assembling to a black and white carpet.

    Duration: 30 minutes

    Stop At: Ethnographic Museum, Hysen Hoxha Street, Gjirokaster Albania

    Visit in the family house of Enver Hoxha, transferred into an Ethnographic Museum. City tour and visit at “Mad People Street” where Ismail Kadare, the most famous Albanian Writer was born.

    Duration: 30 minutes

    Stop At: Restaurant Tradicional Odaja, Rruga Gjin Bue Shpata, Gjirokastër, Albania

    Gjirokastra is also characterized from a local unique and very delicious Cuisine where most of the most interesting dishes are “Qifqi”, “Pasha Qofte”, “Shapkat” “Oshaf” etc.

    Lunch break in one traditional Restaurant (lunch is not included in the price)

    Duration: 1 hour

  • Departure Point :
    Tirana, Albania
    Traveler pickup is offered
    Hotel Pick Up on Request
    Departure Time :
    8:00 AM
    Return Detail :
    Returns to original departure point
    Hotel Pickup :
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Service animals allowed
    • Near public transportation
    • Infant seats available
    • Most travelers can participate
    • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
  • You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
  • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.



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Organised by Go as Local

Activity ID: V-107865P14

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