Join us in this Day Tour of Gjirokastra and The Blue Eye to explore the secrets behind this Stone City and Castle of Gjirokaster. Part of Albanian UNESCO World Heritage. This Tour brings you nearer to the Unique Architecture, Local life, delicious food, and a stunning water spring. It is a complete guide with the best of what to visit in Gjirokaster, carefully selected by us, along with the last destination being The Blue Eye.
Probably it is one of the steepest cities in the world, as Ismail Kadare describes it in his book. Gjirokastra will amaze you with its unique architecture and its dominant castle of Gjirokastra on the top of the hill. It is a city with a rich and glorious history, culture, and delicious local cuisine. Tour of Gjirokaster will start with the Pride of the city, the Castle of Gjirokaster. Walking through the coble stone paths sliding from the castle, you will explore a charming city, strangely attractive, and very Instagramable. While in Gjirokastra, we will explore also most of the Historic city, including some characteristic houses to understand more about how everyday life was organized in the family. Lastly, our final stop will be The Blue Eye water spring, which will leave you speechless and eager to jump in those vibrant blue colors and take a dip.
Me and my husband went with this tour agency to go on a hiking trip in the Albanian Alps. Andi and his team made us feel very welcome at all... read more
June 1, 2021
Andi and Mario were excellent in organising this tour on a short notice. They picked up on time, showed Berat and Durres and explained the history in a balanced manner.... read more
October 29, 2019
Incredible experience, looking forward to my next trip already! Our small group tour with Go As Local was an amazing experience from start to finish. Our guide Andi provided expert... read more
July 8, 2021