Berat Tourism

Berat District (Albanian: Rrethi i Beratit) was one of the thirty-six districts of Albania, part of Berat County. It had a population of 117,066 (2010 estimate), and an area of 939 km². It is in the centre of the country, and its capital is Berat. An other large population centre in this district is Ura Vajgurore. This is also the birthplace of Sejfi Protopapa, a Balli Kombëtar leader.


Berat is a small town which is situated in Albania. Ever since 2008 it has come under the list of UNESCO World Heritage Sites. It needs protection and preservation because it is one of the rare examples of the well preserved Ottoman Town. It is sometimes also known as the “Town of Thousand Windows” and is one of the most beautiful towns in Albania.

  • How safe is Berat for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Berat.

    • Corruption and Bribery 100 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 100 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 100 (Very High)
    • Safety Index 94.12 (Very High)
    • Climate Index 86.47 (Very High)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Here's how much it will cost to shop in Berat

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.23 USD
    • International Movie per seat 4.58 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 35.77 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 76.66 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 45.77 USD

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