8 days in Gjirokaster County Itinerary

8 days in Gjirokaster County Itinerary

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Drive to Kansas City International Airport, Fly to Tirana International Airport Mother Teresa, Drive to Gjirokaster
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Gjirokaster

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City of Stone

Along with the central Albanian town of Berat, Gjirokastra serves as a striking World Heritage Site known for its Ottoman architecture.
Get a sense of the local culture at Gjirokaster and Gjirokastra Bazaar. Popular historic sites such as Zekate House and Gjirokaster Mosque are in your itinerary. Explore Gjirokaster's surroundings by going to Kisha e Labovës së Kryqit (in Labove e Siperme) and Permet (Guri i Qytetit & Fir of Hotova National Park). There's lots more to do: contemplate the long history of The Cold War Tunnel, get engrossed in the history at Ethnographic Museum, admire the striking features of Skenduli House, and look for all kinds of wild species at Nature&joy.

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Kansas City, USA to Gjirokaster is an approximately 24-hour combination of car and flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Kansas City to Gjirokaster is 8 hours. In September, daytime highs in Gjirokaster are 82°F, while nighttime lows are 65°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Gjirokaster

Historic Sites · Parks · Nature · Museums

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Gjirokaster County travel guide

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Military Museums · Architectural Buildings · Historic Sites
Experience towns frozen in time while traveling through Gjirokaster County. It is known for having the World Heritage Site of Gjirokaster, known as a classic examples of Ottoman architecture and for maintaining a generations-old farming culture in the surrounding area. Other tourist attractions include museums of Albanian history, traditional mosques, and well-preserved castles.