Events in Albania

Please select a Date first.

Search for a company in Albania

From Durres: Gjirokastra Day Trip with Castle entrance

Tours Culture & history Activities Day trips Culinary & nightlife Reseller exclusions

Join us in exploring Gjirokastra, a city holding a UNESCO site, famous for its characteristic building style. and home to one of the most beautiful castles in the country.


  • Admire a miracle protected by UNESCO.
  • Learn about the history and culture of the city.
  • Discover great souvenirs and interact with locals.


Join us in exploring a very unique city and one of the favorite tourists' spot in Albania! Gjirokastra is a UNESCO site and its famous for its characteristic building style. It is also home to one of the most beautiful castles in the country, situated on the top hill overlooking the city. And of course, as in every other part of Albania, you will taste the delicious typical food of the area. We start from the city of Durres and after we arrive in Gjirokaster start to explore the city. The tour continues towards the Castle of this city where you will learn more about history, enjoy architecture and nature. Afterwards, you will visit one of the best preserved house in the old town, more than 300 years old, to witness how traditional families used to live and the habits they shared in a community living. At the end of the tour, you will have some free time to explore, to walk through the old bazaar and interact with locals and buy souvenirs and have lunch. Head back to Durres in the late afternoon, taking time to enjoy the scenic drive and the beautiful countryside along the way.


Professional guide in Gjirokaster Transport with pick up and drop off Entrance fees (Gjirokastra Castle and Old House)

Easy cancellation

Cancel up to 24 hours in advance for a full refund


Book Now! From Durres: Gjirokastra Day Trip with Castle entrance

My Lists

Create New Guide


Mini Guides

Login to create your guides for Albania.

Add to My Guide

Create New Guide



Recommended Experiences in Albania

500+ trusted car hire partners globally

Create & Share your own Guide to Albania with friends and family!

Add your recommended places to visit by browsing the website and pressing the icon.

Create your own guide of favourite 'must see' places

Earn your Local Expert badge by Sharing your guides with others

Get your guide seen by submitting it to the Mini Guides section


We Are Part of the My Guide Network!

My Guide Albania is part of the global My Guide Network of Online & Mobile travel guides.

We are now in 120+ Destinations and Growing. If you are interested in becoming a local travel partner and would like to find out more then click for more info about our Website Business Opportunity.