Places to visit in Albania
Some of the most beautiful experiences are best felt in places we never thought could give us so much to feel.
A small place like Albania inherently communicates limitation. However, a closer look exposes us to the fact that Albania is one of the up and coming tourist places in Europe.
With adventurous ambiences like the Ottoman architecture in the world, clear Mediterranean air, and exquisite beaches among others.
The coastline of Albania which includes; Greece, Kosovo, Macedonia make of the most beautiful in the world.
As adventurous as Albina sounds, you cannot just go there with enthusiasm without being adequately informed about some of the most beautiful places that you can visit in the country.
If you are passionate about this place and desire to take part in some of the adventures, the areas you should consider visiting are;
It is safe to say there is no Albania without Albania Riviera. So many to things especially the best music festivals can be relished in this place. If you are a lover of music and all that it brings, this is the best place for you.
This is a capital like every other with more in store for all tourists alike.
One of the most exciting places to visit as a tourist here is the 18th century Et’ hem bay mosque. It gets more interesting as you meet the Tirana people and enjoy a first-hand friendliness and hospitality – the food and drinks in Albania are equally very affordable and combinations you will enjoy.
A city in Albania located in the middle but well suitable for the perfect adventure of your dreams. Because of the mixture of ottoman and Albanian architecture, the town was given a moniker, The city of a thousand windows.
One of the most popular places for tourist in the Berat is the 149th-century castle in Kalaja where hundreds of people live.
A town that has gone through some developments to be able to house some of the most beautiful beaches in the country. Apart from this fact just at the outskirt of the town, there is a Unesco world heritage site at Butrinct that can be visited for some sight-seeing.
There is no denying that the Gijorokastra is found among the list of places worthy of visitation whenever coming to Albania looks like something you want to do.
The Gijorokastra has the ottoman and architectural designs that are worthy of travelling see.
If you are thinking of going to Albania soon, mark Kruja as one of the must-see places before departure. You are at the advantage if you will be staying at the capital of Albania because Kruiji is a short distance from there. The Skanderbeg museum which stands to be the most popular tourist attraction does the country found in Kruja. Another tourist centre like the national ethnographic museum is also another place to be excited about on your way to Kruja.
Are you a lover of nature who sees beauty and art in the most simple things? Do you have a plan of visiting Albania soon and some extra cash to take you a bit farther from the Albania cities, Theth is the north area expecting to see you in all glory and eagerness.
The most natural things are found in places like the park, and on the mountains.
It is the right place for anyone who loves to hike too.
This is an unrivalled Albania tourist centre. It is a great place to go to when you want to have a romantic scenery with your lover.
Quite limited as it can only be accessible by a boat. So, if riding on a boat has never been something worth fantasizing about, you might want to back off.
North Albania has some fascinating places, and Shkodra happens to be the largest.
This place is quite famous for its cultural activities like the carnival, lake day, children festival and jazz fest among other activities. This enjoys your stay at Shkodra; you must be a lover of cultural events or at least someone who does not mind an aura like this.
A city located in the south-west area of Albania is best recognized as the home of olive trees.
There are so many places to be excited about as long as the Vlore is concerned. One of these tourist centres and the most prominent one is the Albanian independence proclamation building which was where the independence was claimed.
You have not completed your mission in Albania until you have been to the Apollonia. It was once ranked one of the most important cities in the world because of the beautiful views and centres situated right in the heart of the town.
So, if you are as concerned about the history of Albania as the country is of you, you will mark this place active on one of the most important places to visit even when it is out of the world ranking for now.
Duress is one of the most important cities in Albania with the most beautiful tourist centre being the northern coastal stretch of lazhit bay. Another beautiful place you can put into consideration if you are open for more adventure is the duress archaeological museum. Better still, make a short visit and review about the Aleksander Moisu theatre.
Lake Koman takes you to places you never thought were achievable emotionally and spiritually when you are merely travelling from hydroelectric dam to the port of Frieza. As short as this journey may sound, the best sceneries will be experienced.
Pogradev is also a great option on the list of places to visit just like the ones that have been mentioned except for slight differences which can be found in the rich folklore and the theatre festival that is mostly practised there.