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Adrian M.

Tirana, Albania

Hi! You are seeing this profile mainly because I love my country and I really enjoy tour-guiding.

I am an Albanian, born and raised in Tirana, who has lived through the dramatic changes of the Albanian capital in the past 36 years.
Although I have traveled extensively in my adult years, I am always thrilled to come back to my home-city. As the saying goes, "East or West, home is the best".

If you choose to travel Albania with me, you will find out that I am passionate about the stories behind every street or corner, buildings and ruins, old neighborhoods or skyscrapers, traditional cuisine and fancy restaurants.

I am fascinated by the ancient history of my country, enriched by its culture and traditions, challenged by the dynamics and changes, forever in love with its attractions and thrilled to be able to show you around.

I have been working as a full time tour guide since 2008 and it seems like I am going to be doing this for many years to come.
I am confident that Tirana and Albania will surprise you and if you choose to travel with me I will do my best to make your visit unforgettable.

Most beautiful things in life are free, what you pay for is the way to get there.


A Recent Review of this guide

Adrian is a terrific guide and all around great guy! My tour was three days in length, and I left all the planning up to him. I saw marvelous castles and ate unique authentic local food. I learned tons of history and roamed interesting streets around the country. The tour had a comfortable atmosphere like exploring with an old friend. Highly recommended! Favorite stops: Berat castle (with Onufri Iconographic Museum), Mrizi i Zanave restaurant
Mark Langston

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1. Master's Degree in Albanian History from the University of Tirana.
2. "Hand On" Tourist Guiding Training Certificate from the World Federation of Tourist Guides Association and University of Cyprus.
3. National Tourist Guide License issued by the Albanian Ministry of Tourism
4. Drivers License

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Berat City Tour and Wine Tasting

The city of a thousand windows with over 2500 years of history

314 USD per tour

(max 4 people)

8 hours

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BunkerArt and Cable Car to Mountain Dajti

260 USD per tour

(for up to 4 people)

8 hours

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Kruja and Lezha

Kruja the first Albanian capital, home to the Albanian national hero,...

250 USD per tour

(for up to 4 people)

8 hours

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Tirana city tour

Experience the Albanian Capital with an experienced tour guide

160 USD per tour

(for up to 4 people)

6 hours

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Durres City / Shore Excursion


Durres the city with a history of over 2500 years

155 USD per tour

(for up to 10 people)

4 hours

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