Gjirokaster to Berat by bus

3 Maj, 2024

Traveling from Gjirokaster to Berat is more than a mere bus ride; it's a gateway to exploring Albania’s rich history and stunning landscapes. You can book your bus ticket online with Gjirafa Travel. The journey, operated by Argjiiro SHpk, costs just 10 euros and takes about three hours.

Berat, known as the "City of a Thousand Windows," is a UNESCO World Heritage site that captivates visitors with its beautiful Ottoman architecture and historical depth. Start your exploration at the Berat Castle, perched high above the city, offering stunning views and a peek into centuries-old history through its museums and ancient churches.

Art enthusiasts should not miss the National Iconographic Museum "Onufri" inside the castle. Named after the famed 16th-century painter, the museum displays an impressive collection of religious paintings featuring vivid colors and unique artistic styles.

Stroll through the Mangalem and Gorica quarters where the true spirit of Berat comes alive. Wander along narrow, cobbled streets lined with traditional white houses and stop for a coffee in one of the quaint local cafes.

For those drawn to nature, the nearby Osumi Canyons offer a perfect escape with opportunities for rafting and hiking in breathtaking settings.

Plan your trip easily with Gjirafa Travel and immerse yourself in the cultural and natural beauty of Berat, a true gem in the heart of Albania.