Albania Points of Interest and Places to Visit


Kruja Castle

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Albania’s Kruja Castle was the center of its struggle against the Ottoman Empire in the 15th century, led by national hero George Skanderberg. Today, the castle is home to the National Skanderberg ...  Read more

Pyramid of Tirana (Enver Hoxha Pyramid)

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Designed by the daughter and son-in-law of a former communist leader, the Pyramid of Tirana opened in October of 1988 and is one of the most distinctive structures in the capital city. The ...  Read more

Dajti Express Cable Car

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Fit and intrepid travelers can hike along scenic trails to the top of Dajti Mountain, a 1,613-meter tall peak. But those who prefer to take in nature in a more leisurely way can still access all ...  Read more

Dajti Mountain

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Travelers who want to escape the chaos, noise and energy of Albania’s larger cities will find peace and quiet in the picturesque hills of the Dajti Mountains, located a short drive from Tirana.  ...  Read more

Skanderbeg Statue

Albania’s greatest national hero is aristocratic military leader Gjergj Kastrioti – universally known as Skanderbeg, or Skënderbej in Albanian. He lived between 1405 and 1468 and managed to ...  Read more

Cave of Pellumbas

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This popular natural attraction located just outside of Tirana is the ideal destination for outdoor adventurers in search of an easy day trip from Albania’s capital city. The stunning and ...  Read more

Clock Tower

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Located on Tirana’s central Skanderbeg Square, the Clock Tower is one of the Albanian capital’s great landmarks and was built in 1822 by Haxhi Et`hem Bey, who also designed the mosque next door. ...  Read more

Et'hem Bey Mosque

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This historic religious structure is one of the oldest in the nation and somehow managed to escape destruction when an atheist movement took hold in Albania during the 1960s. The structure and those ...  Read more

National Historical Museum

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Built in the socialist-realist architectural style prevalent in the 1960s under Soviet occupation of Tirana, the National History Museum is almost as well known for the glittering mosaic that ...  Read more

Skanderbeg Square

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Named after a national hero of Albania, Skanderberg Square is the main plaza in the capital city of Tirana. All roads in Tirana seem to lead into the square, which has been the subject of various ...  Read more

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