Visit GJirokastra

Thirret Asambleja e Visit Gjirokastra, 14 Janar 2022

𝐓𝐡𝐢𝐫𝐫𝐞𝐭 𝐀𝐬𝐚𝐦𝐛𝐥𝐞𝐣𝐚 𝐞 𝐒𝐡𝐨𝐪𝐚𝐭ë𝐬 “𝐕𝐢𝐬𝐢𝐭-𝐆𝐣𝐢𝐫𝐨𝐤𝐚𝐬𝐭𝐫𝐚 “Të nderuar bashkëpunëtorë të shoqatës turistike “Visit Gjirokastra” dhe biznese turistike të Qarkut Gjirokaster!Më 14 janar 2022 mblidhet Asambleja e anëtarëve të shoqatës ‘Visit Gjirokastra’. Për shkak të pandemisë, asambleja nuk ështe mbledhur për dy vite rresht. Ftohen të gjithë anëtaret qe kanë qenë pagues që nga viti 2019, 2020 […]

Summer in Gjirokastra Region

Gjirokastra region has a Mediterranean climate and as many as 300 days of sunshine a year. As soon as temperatures allow, the people stay outdoors. The whole region offers cultural tours, music festivals and night life, but also plenty of places to cool off in the hot days Let’s explore together: Gjirokastra is already a […]

Vjosa Forever! Protect Europe’s Wild Rivers

People are rising up to protect Europe’s largest wild river—the Vjosa. This waterway runs untamed from source to sea, embracing a mosaic of habitats and cultures that have been tied to it for thousands of years. Vjosa Forever chronicles the ongoing struggle to secure the future of this unique river system, from political uncertainty and […]

What to do in the Spring in Gjirokastra

The beautiful city of Gjirokastra welcomes you, now with a series of unique tours and experiences that you can find only in this UNESCO world heritage. What to do in the historic center We invite you for one-day and several-day tours and experiences in the stone city. Starting from the experiences of embroidery, carving of […]

COVID 19 measures, Spring 2021

The situation with COVID 19 is still problematic in Albania. The number of people infected is rising . To see an update of daily cases please refer to the official website of Ministry of Health here. The vaccination process is continuing with older people up to 80 years old, so it would take some time […]

Albanian world heritage site struggles without tourists

By Llazar Semini (Associated Press) Seeing city streets in 2019 flooded by tourists enjoying its beauty was a dream come true for residents of Gjirokastra, a city in southern Albania recognized as a UNESCO World Heritage Site for its Ottoman-period architecture. It ended precipitously when the world locked down. Called “the city of stone” due […]

VGA participates in USAID-EDGE event

Visit Gjirokastra Association (VGA) presented the tourism offer of the Region at the event “Regional linkages and cooperation in active tourism – key factor in the post-COVID-19 recovery period” organized by the USAID Project EDGE. The USAID Economic Development, Governance, and Enterprise Growth (EDGE) Project in partnership with USAID Developing Sustainable Tourism in Bosnia and […]

Walking tour in Nemërçka Mountain

Winter time is magic if you enjoy the snow in Mountains of Gjirokastra region. This time we suggest to you a walking tour in the Mount of Nemercka, in Permet area. The tour starts in the city of Permet. We have to drive to the village Strëmbec. This is our point to start walking. The […]