Best travel experiences in Albania

updated 5/13/2021
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01 - Tirana

Sip an espresso in Tirana

Albania’s colourful, chaotic capital. And after, explore this great city and check out some of the best reasons to visit Tirana .

Panorama of Tirana City and largest mosque in Albania © RussieseO/Shutterstock

02 - Berat

The 'town of the thousand windows' Berat

in southern Albania is known for its pretty rows of Ottoman houses lining the hills

Berat - Albania © milosk50/Shutterstock

03 - Get a tan at the Ionian Coast

Albania has some wonderful stretches of beach along its Ionian shore

- and there is still a good chance you'll have the beach to yourself .

Sunshade umbrellas and deckchairs on the beautiful beach in Saranda, Albania © Aleksandar Todorovic/Shutterstock

04 - Get lost at the Bazaar in Gjirokastra

Birthplace of dictator Enver Hoxha, the stone city Gjirokastra

with its busy bazaar is now listed by UNESCO

© Florian Augustin/Shutterstock

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05 - Visit Kruja

Hilltop scene of national hero Skanderbeg’s resistance

© Mitzo/Shutterstock

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