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Essential Tirana: Premium Free Tour with Certified Guides

Duration: 2h and 30min
Languages: English, Italian
Quality Verified Registered on September 21, 2022

Welcome to Visit Albania Tour Operator, your passport to discovering the enchanting cities of Berat and Tirana. Established in 2013 by the adventurous Braho brothers, Isuf and Alket, with nothing more than a badge and a vision, our journey has been nothing short of exhilarating. In 2013, amidst the cobblestone streets of Berat, the brothers began Berat City Tours, offering free tours that provided a unique local perspective to visitors. The experience evolved into a cultural exchange, with each tour becoming a delightful exploration of diverse cultures and languages. Inspired by the success of their endeavors, the pivotal year of 2021 saw Visit Albania Tour Operator expand its horizons. In a significant move, we opened an office in Tirana, the vibrant capital of Albania. This strategic expansion allowed us to bring our passion for guided tours to the heart of the country, offering visitors an opportunity to explore the rich history and dynamic culture of Tirana. Our iconic Blue Badge, proudly displaying "Isuf Braho Tour Guide," has become a symbol of our commitment to excellence. With over 9 years of experience, our team of licensed guides is dedicated to providing immersive and informative tours. From single-day adventures to extended explorations of remote and fascinating regions, we curate experiences that go beyond the ordinary. Whether you choose our free tours rooted in our beginnings or opt for our paid tours, each journey with Visit Albania Tour Operator promises to be a celebration of discovery. In 2021, as we expanded our presence to Tirana, we invite you to join us in unlocking the secrets of two of Albania's most captivating cities. Embark on a voyage where history and culture come alive, and breathtaking landscapes unfold. Visit Albania Tour Operator is more than a tour company; it's an invitation to experience the essence of Berat and Tirana. We eagerly await the opportunity to share the magic of these cities with you, creating memories that will last a lifetime.

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  • Free booking and cancellation
    Free payment tour, no set price, booking and cancellation are free
  • Accepts electronic payment
    This tour allows payment by electronic means or credit card

Tour description

 Secure Your Exclusive Experience: Reserve Now for the Tirana Free Walking Tour by Visit Albania Tour Operator!

🚶‍♂️ Discover Tirana's Secrets with Our Passionate Local Guides!
Embark on an intimate exploration of Tirana with the Tirana Free Walking Tour by Visit Albania Tour Operator. Our local guides, fueled by a deep love for Tirana, are eager to share the city's enchantment with you. Immerse yourself in the rich tapestry of Tirana's history, art, and daily life in Albania.

🌍 How to Join:
To ensure your spot and provide you with an exceptional experience, reservation is now required for all group sizes. For couples, and small groups under 8, simply reserve your place on the GuruWalk platform.
 
💸 Cost and Tipping:
The Tirana Free Walking Tour by Visit Albania Tour Operator is absolutely free! While tips are entirely optional, our guides deeply appreciate your acknowledgment. There's no pressure to contribute; if you find the tour enjoyable and wish to tip, feel free to do so, reflecting the quality of your experience and your budget.

📍 Meeting Place:
Meet us in front of the National Historical Museum, a symbol of Albania's rich past and cultural heritage. Our knowledgeable guide will be easily identifiable with the VISIT ALBANIA TOUR OPERATOR LOGO

🕒 Starting Time and Duration:
Our tour awaits you twice a day—11 AM and 3 PM. Lasting approximately 2.5 to 3 hours

🗺️ On Our Free Tour, We Cover:

Skanderbej Square
National History Museum
Skanderbej Statue
Et'hem Bey Mosque
Clock Tower
The old wall of The Castle Of Tirana by the pedestrian street Murat Toptani
George W. Bush Street
Saint Paul Catholic Cathedral
Piramida
National Art Gallery
The Block or ex-Blloku Area
Italy Square
Air Albania Stadium
👣 Experience Tirana's Essence—Reserve Your Free Tour on GuruWalk Now!
Join us, and let Tirana's stories unfold. Reserve your spot via GuruWalk to ensure an immersive journey into the heart of Albania's capital. Uncover the secrets of history, art, and vibrant city life! 🏰🇦🇱 #VisitAlbaniaTourOperator #TiranaFreeTour #ExploreTirana

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Highlights

What will we visit on this tour?

  • Meeting point:
    Sheshi Skënderbej 7, Tirana 1001, Alb...
    Sheshi Skënderbej 7, Tirana 1001, Albania
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    Meeting Place: Our rendezvous spot is in front of the National Historical Museum in Tirana, Albania. Distinctive Element: Keep an eye out for our guide adorned with the "Visit Albania Tour Operator" logo. This logo, prominently displayed, serves as a clear identifier, ensuring you easily recognize our team. We're excited to have you join us on an enriching exploration of Tirana's history, culture, and charm!

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    Free admission
    Skenderbeg Square

    Nestled at the heart of Tirana, Skanderbej Square stands as a living testament to Albania's rich history and vibrant contemporary spirit. Named after the national hero Gjergj Kastrioti Skanderbeg, this expansive square serves as the focal point for both locals and visitors. Historical Significance: Skanderbej Square is surrounded by architectural gems that narrate the tale of Tirana's evolution

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    Outside visit
    National historical museum

    Situated majestically at Skanderbej Square, the National History Museum in Tirana beckons visitors into a journey through the diverse and captivating history of Albania. As one of the focal points of our Tirana Free Walking Tour by Visit Albania Tour Operator, this museum is a treasure trove of knowledge and cultural richness. Architectural Marvel: The museum's iconic façade, adorned with an impressive mosaic depicting significant historical events, sets the stage for the wealth of knowledge within.

  • 3
    Outside visit
    Et'hem Bej Mosque

    the Et'hem Bey Mosque stands as a serene testament to Tirana's cultural and religious diversity. As a pivotal stop on the Tirana Free Walking Tour by Visit Albania Tour Operator, this mosque holds a significant place in the city's history and architectural landscape

  • 4
    Outside visit
    Kulla e Sahatit

    Dominating the skyline of Skanderbej Square, the Kulla e Sahatit, or Clock Tower, stands tall as both a functional timepiece and an emblem of Tirana's architectural charm. As a featured highlight on the Tirana Free Walking Tour by Visit Albania Tour Operator, this iconic landmark encapsulates the city's history and offers panoramic views of its evolving landscape.

  • 5
    Outside visit
    Piramida e Rikonstriktuar

    Piramida, or the Pyramid of Tirana, is a testament to the city's evolving identity. Built in the 1980s as a mausoleum for the former communist leader Enver Hoxha, its pyramid shape and stark facade make it a striking presence against Tirana's skyline. Adaptive Transformations: Throughout the years, Piramida has undergone various transformations, reflecting the adaptability of Tirana's urban spaces. From a museum dedicated to Hoxha to a vibrant cultural center,

How much does this tour cost?

Free tours do not have a set price, instead, each person gives the guru at the end of the tour the amount that he or she considers appropriate (these usually range from €10 to $50 depending on satisfaction with the tour).

Tour opinions

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4.88
Fun
4.68
Expression
4.85
Quality
4.94
Route
4.91
Valeria 22 Jun 2024

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Travelled in group - Jun 2024
Erald numero 1!! Super consigliato per professionalità e gentilezza :)
Gabriella 16 Jun 2024
Brescia

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Travelled in couple - Jun 2024
Tutto perfetto
CORRADO 09 May 2024
Rome

Guided by Shkelzen
Travelled in couple - May 2024
La guida è stata molto brava e preparata. Un ragazzo con tanto entusiasmo e voglia di mettersi in gioco. Abbiamo avuto modo di avere un'idea della città visitando i punti principali. Ci ha dato molte informazioni non solo dal punto di vista architettonico ma anche di vita pratica.
Tatjana 06 May 2024
Zagreb

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Travelled alone - May 2024
A great tour with Klejdi. He was informative, knowledgable and dedicated. The tour lasted even more than expected because he respected our pace and was open for discussion. I learned so much. Thank you, Klejdi.
Abheeth 06 May 2024
London

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Travelled in group - Dec 2023
Excellent! Very informative !
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Who is this tour for?

Accessibility
Non suitable for people with reduced mobility.
Groups
Accepts reservations up to 100 people.
Pets
Suitable for carrying pets.

What should you know?

Minimum of attendees
A minimum of 5 people is required for the tour.
Additional costs:
The tour does not require the payment of entrance fees or additional expenses.
Free cancellation
If you will not be able to attend the tour, please cancel your booking, otherwise the guide will be waiting for you.
Payment methods
Electronic or credit card payment is accepted.
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