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Best Guided Tours in Albania
  1. From Kotor: Virpazar, Budvam Cetinje, and Skadar Lake Tour | GetYourGuide
  2. From Kotor: Virpazar, Budvam Cetinje, and Skadar Lake Tour | GetYourGuide

    Visit Budva's medieval Old Town and the natural wonders of Skadar Lake and Virpazar. You can see the Bay of Kotor from nearly 3900 feet above sea level at Cetinje, on the way back.

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  3. Day Trip to Saranda and Butrint National Park from Corfu | GetYourGuide
  4. Day Trip to Saranda and Butrint National Park from Corfu | GetYourGuide

    Full-day tour from Corfu to Albania's magic and mystery. Hire a knowledgeable guide to take you to the current town of Saranda and the ancient ruins of Butrint.

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  5. Shkoder Day Trip | GetYourGuide
  6. Shkoder Day Trip | GetYourGuide

    Shkoder, Albania's most fascinating city, welcomes you to explore its history, architecture, and culture.

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  7. Full-Day Berat Trip from Tirana | GetYourGuide
  8. Full-Day Berat Trip from Tirana | GetYourGuide

    Albanien's history, culture, and religious tolerance are all on display in Berat, Albania's "city of a thousand windows." Berat is a national treasure. During this full-day trip, you'll be in for a treat.

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  9. From Sarandë: The Blue Eye and Lekuresi Castle | GetYourGuide
  10. From Sarandë: The Blue Eye and Lekuresi Castle | GetYourGuide

    Travel through the Blue Eye's lush vegetation to a historic castle with a stunning view of Saranda.

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  11. Kruja & Durres: Historical Tour with Lunch | GetYourGuide
  12. Kruja & Durres: Historical Tour with Lunch | GetYourGuide

    On this one-day trip, learn about Albania's history, traditions, local cuisine, and breathtaking surroundings. In Durrs, take a tour of the city walls, the Skanderbeg Museum, and more with the help of an expert guide.


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  13. From Tirana: Private Day Trip to Apollonia and Berat | GetYourGuide
  14. From Tirana: Private Day Trip to Apollonia and Berat | GetYourGuide

    On this day excursion from Tirana to Berat and the Apollonia Archaeological Park, step back in time. Visit the Ethnographic Museum and the remnants of the Berat Castle.

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  15. Tirana: 4-Day Albanian Heritage Highlights Trip | GetYourGuide
  16. Tirana: 4-Day Albanian Heritage Highlights Trip | GetYourGuide

    On this 4-day journey, you'll get a taste of Albanian cuisine, history, and culture. Berat, Gjirokastra, and Butrint are some of the most popular tourist destinations in Albania.

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  17. Tirana: City Highlights Walking Tour with Local Guide | GetYourGuide
  18. Tirana: City Highlights Walking Tour with Local Guide | GetYourGuide

    Take a three-hour walking tour of Tirana's most famous landmarks. Take a tour of the Tirana Castle and Museum to learn about Albania's fascinating history.

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  19. From Tirana: Komani Lake and Shala River Day Trip | GetYourGuide
  20. From Tirana: Komani Lake and Shala River Day Trip | GetYourGuide

    Discover the Shala River and the mountains that surround Lake Koman. This river excursion is ideal for nature-lovers because it can only be accessed by boat.

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  21. Tirana Walking Tour | GetYourGuide
  22. Tirana Walking Tour | GetYourGuide

    Located in Albania's capital city of Tirana, the city is recognized for its fusion of traditional and modern architecture.

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  23. Skopje: Transfer to Tirana w/ Half-Day Tour of Ohrid | GetYourGuide
  24. Skopje: Transfer to Tirana w/ Half-Day Tour of Ohrid | GetYourGuide

    As part of this package, you'll receive round-trip transportation from Skopje to Tirana via shuttle cab, as well as half-day sightseeing in Ohrid with a certified tour guide.

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  25. Berat: Osum Canyon and Bogove Waterfall Tour | GetYourGuide
  26. Berat: Osum Canyon and Bogove Waterfall Tour | GetYourGuide

    Visit Albania's 'Grand Canyon,' Osum Canyon, Albania's largest and most impressive natural feature. As you learn about the area's folklore, you'll pass large boulders, a variety of bird species, a historic bridge, and plenty of trees. After your trek, take a dip in the river to chill down.

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  27. From Tirana: Full-Day Tour to Gjirokastra | GetYourGuide
  28. From Tirana: Full-Day Tour to Gjirokastra | GetYourGuide

    From Tirana, take this one-day trip to Gjirokastra. Take a trip to this enchanting hillside village and immerse yourself in the local culture.

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  29. From Tirana: Durres & Lalzi Bay Wine Tasting Tour | GetYourGuide
  30. From Tirana: Durres & Lalzi Bay Wine Tasting Tour | GetYourGuide

    Become a native in Durres and experience the oldest city in Albania. Lalzli Bay is a beautiful place to sample a variety of local wines and eat some of the best seafood in the area.

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  31. Tirana: The Pretty Town of Prizren Experience | GetYourGuide
  32. Tirana: The Pretty Town of Prizren Experience | GetYourGuide

    A full-day private trip from Tirana will take you to a historical city in Kosovo. Walking through the UNESCO-recognized Ottoman-era attractions of the trip is what you'll do after meeting your local guide.

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  33. Day Trip to Ardencia and Apollonia | GetYourGuide
  34. Day Trip to Ardencia and Apollonia | GetYourGuide

    This journey visits two of Albania's most important historical sites.

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  35. Tirana: Gamti Mountain Hike with Lake Views | GetYourGuide
  36. Tirana: Gamti Mountain Hike with Lake Views | GetYourGuide

    Take a day trip from Tirana to explore Albania's stunning natural beauty. At the summit of Gamti Mountain, you'll be able to gaze out over Bovilla's beautiful lake vistas before descending.

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  37. From Durrës or Tirana: Berat History and Local Food Tour | GetYourGuide
  38. From Durrës or Tirana: Berat History and Local Food Tour | GetYourGuide

    On this full-day trip, you'll learn about the history of Berat and its wine. The most picturesque city in Albania, with its olive orchards, distinctive architecture, and one of Europe's most unusual castles.

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  39. Prizren and Pristina from Tirana Full-Day Private Tour 2022
  40. Prizren and Pristina from Tirana Full-Day Private Tour 2022

    An educational day trip to Prizren and Pristina from Tirana. Visit the Graanica Monastery, Sinan Pasha Mosque, and Albanian League of Prizren Museum at your own leisure with a private guide. Transfers and entry fees are included round-trip per itinerary.

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  41. Private Durres and Berat Day Trip from Tirana 2022
  42. Private Durres and Berat Day Trip from Tirana 2022

    Tirana is tough to explore without a car. This private trip includes a driver-guide to guarantee you don't miss any highlights and learn more about what you see. Visit Durres' Roman amphitheater and 6th-century Venetian Tower before heading to Berat's 13th-century castle, old quarters, and Onufri Museum.


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  43. Sarandë and Southern Albania Private Day Tour with a Local 2022 - Saranda
  44. Sarandë and Southern Albania Private Day Tour with a Local 2022 - Saranda

    Private, local-guided tour in southern Albania. Benefit from your guide's individualized attention as you visit top sights and hidden jewels in Ksamil, Gjirokastr, and Sarand. Hotel shuttle and admission fees are covered for a hassle-free day.


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  45. Bovilla tour from Tirana , 1 day
  46. Bovilla tour from Tirana , 1 day

    This Tirana day trip to Bovilla is perfect for nature lovers. From Bovila Lake, climb Mount Gamti. The climb is short and easy, and the views are stunning. On the way back, cool off in the river.


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  47. Cooking Classes and Traditional food tasting in Tirana 2022
  48. Cooking Classes and Traditional food tasting in Tirana 2022

    Gather supplies with your host, then have a private cooking session where you'll learn to make three traditional Albanian recipes. Get to know Albanian food and drink culture. For foodies and adventurers who like meeting new people.


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  49. Private 3-Day Albania Archaeology, Castles and Beaches Tour 2022 - Tirana
  50. Private 3-Day Albania Archaeology, Castles and Beaches Tour 2022 - Tirana

    Discover Albania's history and coastline on a 3-day private trip from Tirana. Avoid self-driving and enjoy the views from a private air-conditioned car with a driver-guide. Explore Apollonia and Butrint, castles and seaside towns like Saranda, and Albanian Riviera beaches and villages. Opt for a trip that allows you pick your own hotels or one that includes 4-star hotels.


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  51. Day tour of Korca, Pogradec and Ohrid Lake from Tirana
  52. Day tour of Korca, Pogradec and Ohrid Lake from Tirana

    This day trip takes you to three nearby cities outside of Tirana to experience more of Albania. Elbasan's 15th-century fortress and Struga, a renowned tourist attraction, are must-sees on any trip to Albania. Ohrid, one of Macedonia's most important religious centers, follows. You'll see a number of old churches and other landmarks while you're here.


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  53. 2 Days Tour to Thethi National Park 2022 - Tirana
  54. 2 Days Tour to Thethi National Park 2022 - Tirana

    With this trip, you will not only learn about the Albanian alps, but also about the local lifestyle and get a unique experience from this isolated wild section of the Albanian alps, part of Thethi National Park. The last 15 km of the access road to Theth are unpaved, so driving there will be an adventure. It is possible to visit the main attractions of Thethi in just two days, such as Thethi's waterfall, canyon, rose-colored stone groves, and the blue eye of Theth.


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  55. Amazing Horse Riding Experience and Adventures in Permet, Albania
  56. Amazing Horse Riding Experience and Adventures in Permet, Albania

    The Permt area is a great place to start exploring Albania's natural beauties. Enjoy food and 4WD transportation on a horseback riding adventure. The specific route will depend on your group's skills, but most will follow the Lengarica Canyon with its historic bridges and gorgeous slopes.


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  57. Tirana or Durres to Saranda via Gjirokastra | Private Transfer
  58. Tirana or Durres to Saranda via Gjirokastra | Private Transfer

    Our drivers are fluent in English, so they'll be able to provide you advice on what to see and do in South Albania. Caddy Life, VW Touran, or T5 Caravelle Van (8+1 passenger) all have air conditioning.

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  59. Experience Blue Eye , Lekuresi Castle and Taste Traditional Albanian Wine 2022 - Saranda
  60. Experience Blue Eye , Lekuresi Castle and Taste Traditional Albanian Wine 2022 - Saranda

    Enjoy a personalized, custom-designed tour with a true sense of place. Take in Albania's natural splendor, including the Blue Eye's crystal-clear water and spectacular horizon views from the Castle of Lekuresi, on this excursion. Wine and raki will also be served to you as part of the experience.


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  61. Butrint, Ksamil, Blue Eye, Lekuresi Castle. All-in-one daytrip. 2022 - Saranda
  62. Butrint, Ksamil, Blue Eye, Lekuresi Castle. All-in-one daytrip. 2022 - Saranda

    This day excursion combines history and culture with relaxation and the splendors of nature to create an amazing experience. An all-inclusive trip that takes you to the most notable sights in the Sarande region.


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  63. Butrint, Blue Eye Springs, Ksamil and Lekuresi Castle Private Tour From Saranda 2022
  64. Butrint, Blue Eye Springs, Ksamil and Lekuresi Castle Private Tour From Saranda 2022

    Enjoy a personalized, custom-designed tour with a true sense of place.

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  65. City & Food Tour of Tirana in One Day
  66. City & Food Tour of Tirana in One Day

    Learn about Albania's capital Tirana's food scene. The New Bazaar and Blloku, a lively, now stylish area originally reserved for communist party members, are among the city's architectural and cultural highlights. In addition to the usual fare, you'll get to sample some local delicacies like raki, a powerful spirit produced from star anise and citrus.


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  67. Cave of Pellumbas, Canyons & Castles hiking tour includes lunch
  68. Cave of Pellumbas, Canyons & Castles hiking tour includes lunch

    In addition to lunch, this tour includes a full day's exploration. Our intermediate hiking trek takes us to the Black Cave in Albania, which is colloquially referred to as the "Black Hole." As we enter the Cave, we are given flashlights to help us see our way around. You'll be awed by the beauty of the canyons, then enjoy a refreshing dip in the Erzen River during the summer months.


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  69. Osumi Canyon and Skrapar River Rafting Tour from Berat 2022 - Tirana
  70. Osumi Canyon and Skrapar River Rafting Tour from Berat 2022 - Tirana

    With round-way transfers from Berat included, this rafting trip through Albania's Osumi Canyon lets you get up up and personal with the country's natural beauty. Paddle alongside waterfalls, see unusual rock formations, and take in the breathtaking vistas of the Skrapar area while you're there. Your local guide will be there to help you every step of the way, so take advantage of their expertise.


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  71. Day Tour of Berat from Tirana 2022
  72. Day Tour of Berat from Tirana 2022

    Getting to the Ottoman town of Berat from Tirana without renting a car is difficult. In the company of a knowledgeable tour guide, you'll have a stress-free journey to Berat. Leave the hotel in Tirana and travel to Berat. A historic castle area, cathedrals and mosques are all things to see while on this tour.


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  73. Prishtina, Full Day Trip from Tirana
  74. Prishtina, Full Day Trip from Tirana

    As the Republic of Kosovo's capital, Pristina is the hub of all Albanian cultural and creative growth. The architecture in Prishtina is intriguing, with new EU or US-funded glass and steel buildings next to old Yugoslavian communist-era structures housing ‘the workers'. With a fascinating and undeniably difficult past, Kosovo now welcomes approximately 200,000 visitors annually, and this trend is poised to continue as word spreads about its stylish, low-cost, and eccentric city.


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  75. Day Tour of Kruja , Preza Castle & Durres from Tirana
  76. Day Tour of Kruja , Preza Castle & Durres from Tirana

    This journey is special since the castles of Kruja, Preza, and Durres City are not only historic and culturally significant, but they are also quite ancient and have distinctive assets. Because of their proximity to major cities like Tirana and Durres, these destinations are accessible to all travellers. These places have excellent agriculture and cuisine, and the locals are quite friendly. The Albanian mountains, hills, farmland, and sea are all within a day's drive.


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  77. Overnight Mountain Village Trip to Theth 2022 - Tirana
  78. Overnight Mountain Village Trip to Theth 2022 - Tirana

    Off the beaten path, visit Theth with a local guide. Secluded in Albania's Shkodra area, the town has stunning surroundings. Experience genuine Albanian hospitality with an overnight stay in a guesthouse that serves local food and discover nature with your guide.


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What are guided tours?

Guided tours are all-inclusive group travel experiences often guided by a local travel guide and follow a set agenda for a particular tourist attraction or local activity. Several sightseeing guided tours, skip-the-line tickets for major tourist destinations, group day/night trips, food and wine tastings, and even airport transfers are available.

Should I use guided tours on my vacations?

Explore and experience your destination like a local.

Take in everything there is to offer! To get the most out of your vacation, research for guided tours ahead of time and while you’re there. Get a feel for where you’re going by spending time with the locals. Go in search of precious gems that have been buried!

Avoid scams and pay better prices

Avoid con artists! Numerous local brokers abroad hike up costs exorbitantly in order to take advantage of tourists. Reserve your guide excursions in advance!

I have a tight budget, can I still buy a guided tour?

Whatever your budget is, there is probably a guided tour out there for you with the large selection of guided tours available.

Save time, and Get the most out of your trip.

Use every minute of your trip! Memories aren’t made while you wait in line. BOOK AHEAD and avoid the long lines at the world’s best places.

With a planned tour schedule, you know exactly what you will be doing every day, without any risk of disappointment.

Check reviews before buying a guided tour

Overwhelmed by options and unsure which guided tour to take? Check out other users’ reviews to determine which activities are suitable for you.

No risk to you. Free cancellation

Many of the guided tours allow you to change your mind and cancel your reservation without penalty up to 24 hours before the activity. This is really useful if your trip plans change at the last minute.

Meet people all over the world, make new friends on your next vacation

It is nice to meet new people from all over the world in your guided tours!

Types of guided tours available for your vacation

Depending on the city you are taking a trip to, there are practically any guide tours and activities for everyone. There are outdoor guided trips, water activities, Nature routes, Music festivals, Local food trips, Workshops and Classes, Arts Performances, Hidden Gems exploration, beer or white wine drinking and tasting tours, exclusive television & Movies trips, romantic couple trips, kids’ activities, tours to Parks and Gardens, Island expedition tours, visits well-known landmarks, Museum guided tours and tickets, Airport transfer services, Memorials for you to check out to under the local culture and history, go up Towers & seeing platforms to get a birds-eye view of the landscape, shopping trips, theaters and concert halls, come by ports and harbors, sightseeing cruise, bikes for leasing, helicopter rides, ferryboat tickets, Jeep and SUV for rental, private yacht services and sailboat leasing.