Explore enchanting Gjirokastër, known as the 'City of Stone', with this fantastic trip from Saranda. You will also visit the beautiful ruins of Lekursi Castle and enjoy magnificent views of the coastline.
Gjirokaster and Lekursi Castle Trip
We will pick you up at 9:30 am at your hotel or the port of Saranda, depending on your preference. Then we board the minibus which will take us on a fantastic journey to the charming city of Gjirokastra, one hour's drive away.
We will make the first stop at the town's fortress, which is considered one of the largest in the Balkans. We will explore the different rooms and halls and, of course, visit its weapon museum of weapons.
Afterward, we will visit the Ethnographic Museum, the Obelisk, and the UNESCO protected historic center of Gjirokastra. We will stroll along the picturesque narrow streets, and you will have the opportunity to capture these scenes on your camera.
You then have free time to relax with a drink (not included) before we hit the road again and head to the magnificent Lekursi Castle, built in the 16th century at highest point of Saranda.
After the visit, we take you back to the original starting point, arriving at 2:30 pm approx.
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Tour in English
Children from 4 to 12 yearsUS$ 60.50
Children under 4 years oldFree
5 hours 30 minutes.
The activity takes place with a guide that speaks in english, although it may occasionally be done in two languages.
Pick up and drop off from your hotel or the port of Saranda.
Transport in minibus.
English speaking guide.
Entry to Gjirokaster castle.
Entry to the Weapons Museum.
Entry to the Ethnographic Museum.
Bottle of water.
When to book?
Bookings are permitted up until 24 hours before the activity as long as there are still places. Book as soon as possible to guarantee availability.
Show the voucher on your phone to take part in the activity.
No, not suitable for people with reduced mobility.
Frequently asked questions
Q - How to book?
A - To reserve the activity, choose the date and complete the form on this page. You will receive your confirmation immediately.
Q - Is a minimum number of participants required?
A - This activity requires a minimum of 3 participants. Should this number not be reached, we'll get in touch with you to offer alternatives.
If you have any other questions please contact us.