Albania – North (Tirana, Durrës, Shkodër)

VISITED BY: 2016 NOMADS
What to do here
 
 World Heritage Sites
  • Ancient and Primeval Beech Forests of the Carpathians and Other Regions of Europe
 Tentative WHS
  • Castle of Bashtova
  • L'amphithéâtre de Durres (11/10/1996)
 Sights (Temporarily Reinstated)
  • Bunkers
  • Lake Koman
  • Skanderberg square
  • Theth National Park
 World Capitals
  • Tirana
 Borders
  • Albania (sea border/port/lake)
  • Albania-Kosovo
  • Albania-Montenegro
  • Albania-North Macedonia
 XL
  • Cape of Rodon Peninsula/Shetaj village
  • Extreme North (Vermosh village area)
  • Velipojë area
 European Cities
  • Durrës
  • Shkodër
  • Tirana
 Villages and Small Towns
  • Theth
 World Cities and Popular Towns
  • Tirana
 Airports
  • Tirana (TIA)
 Railway, Metro, Funiculars, Cable Cars
  • Albania Railway Experience
  • Dajti Ekspres Cable Car
 Roads, Road Bridges and Tunnels
  • Motorway A1 (Tirana to Kukes)
  • Motorway A3 (Durres to Elbasan)
  • Thirrë-Kalimash Tunnel
 Museums
  • Durres: Durres Archaeological Museum
  • Kavajë: Ethnographic museum
  • Kruje: Skanderbeg Museum
  • Shkodër: History Museum
  • Shkodër: National Museum of Photography (Marubi)
  • Tirana: Mezuraj Museum
  • Tirana: National Archaeological Museum
  • Tirana: National Gallery of Art
  • Tirana: National Historical Museum
 Castles, Palaces, Forts
  • Krujë: Krujë Castle
  • Petrelë: Petrelë Castle
  • Prezë: Prezë Castle
  • Shkodër: Rozafa Castle
 Religious Temples
  • Durrës: Fatih Mosque
  • Shkodër: Shkodër Cathedral
  • Tirana: Et'hem Bey Mosque
  • Tirana: Katedralja Ngjallja e Krishtit (Resurrection Cathedral)
  • Tirana: St. Paul's Cathedral
 World of Nature
  • Park: Buna River-Velipoja Protected Landscape
  • Park: Dajti NP
  • Park: Gashi River Nature Reserve
  • Park: Lumi I Gashit NP
  • Park: Lurë-Dejës Mt NP
  • Park: Nikaj-Mertur Regional Nature Park
  • Park: Theth NP
  • Park: Vallbone Valley NP
 Festivals
  • Dita e Verës (Summer Festival)
  • International Festival of Modern and Contemporary Dance
  • Tirana International Film Festival
 Experiences
  • Taste Boza
  • Taste Tave Kosi
 Entertainment/Things to do
  • National Theatre of Opera and Ballet of Albania
 Zoos
  • Tirana: Tirana Zoo
 Botanical Gardens
  • Tirana: Botanical Gardens of Tirana
 Caves
  • Cave of Pëllumbas
 Malls/Department Stores
  • Tirana: Tirana East Gate
 Markets
  • Tirana: Central Market
 Monuments
  • Krujë: Skenderberg Monument
  • Tirana: Mother Albania
  • Tirana: Skenderberg Statue
 Pedestrian Bridges
  • Tirana: Tanner's Bridge
 The Dark Side
  • Bunkers
  • Tirana: Bunk'art 1 and Bunk'art 2
  • Tirana: House of Leaves
 Bizzarium
  • Fushe Kruje: George W. Bush Statue
A spash of colour in a rural urbanity
ALBANIA - SHQIPËRIA
Durrës - closest beach from Tirana!
First impression
Krujë - great town for a short trip close to Tirana
Pyramid of Tirana
Tirana
Tirana - why did I fel in love with this city <3
Travelling from Tirana is an adventure!
Vallbone
Lake Skadar, Shkodër, Albania
Theth, Albania
Theth National Park, Albania
Komani Lake, Albania
Tirana, Albania
Tirana, Albania
Tirana Airport
Valbonë
2017 Skenderbej Square, 10th floor view, Tirane Int Hotel
Albania