Top 50 Places to Visit in Albania, Europe

Top 50 Places to Visit in Albania, Europe – Home to more than 4000 species of exotic plants, Albania in South East Europe is famous for castles and historical sites. The great Mother Teresa was also born in Albania which makes it a must visit for all. We have listed out the Top 50 Places to Visit in Albania, Europe along with the Albania Tourist Map and an entire Albania Travel Guide for your convenience. Some of the options in the list include Albania Riviera, Best Albania Scenery and answers regarding where to stay in Albania. Scroll below for more information about the best places to visit in country from down below.

The country of Albania allows an insight into a variable atmosphere where in the snow caped Albanian Alps and the summery hot Albanian Adriatic reside together in peace. There are several lakes in Albania as well. All these facts makes the Albania Scenery a must see for any tourist or photographer who want to capture the exquisite beauty of nature in one frame. Nevertheless, the best time to visit Albania is during the months of June to October. Scroll to know more about the country.

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Albania is divided into 12 counties which have varied social and cultural practices. The three most lovable dishes from the Albanian Cuisine are Buke Misri ( Cornbread), Roasted Peppers as well as Scampis. Albania also has a national dish called Tave Kosi. The climate of the country is variable from place to place. Albania was also named as the 4th global touristic destination by New York Times in the year 2014. Check out all the Top 50 Places to Visit in Albania from down below.

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Top 50 Places to Visit in Albania, Europe

Theth National Park

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About : Situated in the Northern Albania, the Theth National Park was established in the year 1966. It is home to varied amounts of biodiversity ranging from plants to wildlife. Limestone and Dolomite Rocks are also found over here.

Why Should You Visit : You can visit the Theth National Park to enjoy the stunning scenic beauty of nature.

Entry Fees : Nil

Timings :8:00 am to 9:00 pm

Official Website : Theth National Park

Tirana Escape Room

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About :
The Tirana Escape Room is situated in the Rruga Him Kolli which is a perfect adventurous and thrilling location for spending a day out with your friends. The game involves being locked in a themed room with a group of friends and finding clues to make your way out.

Why Should You Visit : You can visit the Tirana Escape Room along with a group of friends to enjoy the thrilling game all together.

Entry Fees : €10 per person

Timings : Depends on booking

Official Website : Tirana Escape Room

Pazari I Vjetër I Krujë

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About :
The Pazari I Vjetër I Krujë is a small but a colorful market situated in Kruje which is known for 17-18th century goods and items . You will also witness the several workshops on the street itself. The traditional clothes and items are quite unique in their style.

Why Should You Visit : Head on towards Pazari I Vjetër I Krujë if you want to shop for souvenirs.

Entry Fees : Nil

Timings : 7:00 am to 9:00 pm

Official Website : Nil

Duka Winery and Vineyard

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About :
The beautiful Duka Vineyard is situated in the Lalez area of Ishem in Albania and is home to some of the most popular wines from all over the country. The little emotional place is a haven to those looking for peace.

Why Should You Visit : You can visit the Duka Winery to taste good wine and amazing Albanian cuisine.

Entry Fees : Call For Reservations.

Timings : 8:00 am to 4:00 pm

Official Website : Nil

Berat Castle

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About :
The origins of the Berat Castle date back to the 13th century and is famous for offering spectacular views of the city. It is situated in the Rruga Mihal Komnena and is known for being the fortress landmark of the city.

Why Should You Visit : You can visit the Berat Castle to witness the fortified and one of the last remaining castles of Europe.

Entry Fees : Nil

Timings : Open 24 Hours

Official Website : Berat Castle

Kinema Millennium

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About :
The Kinema Millennium is a cinema situated in the heart of the Tirana city where in one can watch movies in 2-D or 3-D settings. The locals of the city highly recommend the place for the tourists coming to Albania.

Why Should You Visit : You can visit the Kinema Millennium to enjoy your recent favorite flicks when in Albania.

Entry Fees : Depends on movies

Timings : Depends on movies

Official Website : Kinema Millennium

New Irish Pub

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About :
The stunning New Irish Pub is situated in the Pjeter Pogdani region and is famous for offering Irish delicacies. Besides, food and beverages, the pub also offers entertaining activities like Karaoke Nights and various other events.

Why Should You Visit : You can visit the New Irish Pub to enjoy all kinds of beers.

Entry Fees : Free

Timings : 12:00 am to 2:00 pm

Official Website : New Irish Pub

House of Leaves

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About :
The House of Leaves is all about history and politics of the country. There are many documents and artifacts situated in the museum that recite the spying history of Albania. You will be out of the place with a lot more knowledge.

Why Should You Visit : You can visit the House of Leaves to know about the communist part of the Albanian country.

Entry Fees : Nil

Timings : 9:00 am to 7:00 pm

Official Website : House of Leaves

Benja Thermal Baths

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About :
The Llixhat e Benjes or the Benja Thermal Baths is home to a number of majestic canyons which is perfect to experience nature at its best. The natural Baths actually have crystal clear water which are appealing to the onlooker’s eyes.

Why Should You Visit : You can visit the Llixhat e Benjes to witness the Sulfur Rich river.

Entry Fees : Nil

Timings : Open 24 Hours

Official Website : Nil

Venice Art Mask Factory

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About :
The Venice Art Mask Factory is situated in the Rruga Inxh region which is famous for supplying their manufactured masks to Hollywood Movies and Parties. They make their products with the help of traditional techniques and handmade materials.

Why Should You Visit : You can visit the Venice Art Mask Factory to buy some vintage Venetian masks.

Entry Fees : Nil

Timings : 8:00 am to 6:00 pm

Official Website : Venice Art Mask Factory

Voskopoje Village

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Why Should You Visit : You can visit the Voskopoje Village situated in South Eastern Alabania to witness the historical churches and institutions.

Entry Fees : Nil

Timings :Nil

Official Website : Nil

Blue Eye, Albania

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Why Should You Visit : The stunning Blue Eye Springs are situated in the Vlorë County of Albania. You can visit here for photographic views.

Entry Fees : Nil

Timings : Nil

Official Website : Nil

Butrint National Park

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Why Should You Visit : The Butrint National Park is located south of Sarandë and is famous for freshwater lakes and reed beds. You can visit here to witness the Roman remains.

Entry Fees : Nil

Timings : 8:00 am to 8:00 pm

Official Website : Nil

Durrës Archaeological Museum

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Why Should You Visit : The origins of the Durrës Archaeological Museum dates back to the year 1951 and is famous for being home to historical artifacts maintained in chronological order.

Entry Fees :Nil

Timings : 9:00 am to 4:00 pm

Official Website : Durrës Archaeological Museum

Durrës Beach

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Why Should You Visit : The stunning Durrës Beach is famous for being one of the largest beach in Albania. You can visit here to watch soft white sands.

Entry Fees : Nil

Timings : Nil

Official Website : Nil

Lekuresi Castle

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Why Should You Visit : The impressive Lekuresi Castle is situated in the Sarandë region of Albania. You can visit here to enjoy your meals on a hilltop locations.

Entry Fees : Nil

Timings :Nil

Official Website : Nil

Amphitheater of Durrës

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Why Should You Visit : Situated in the center of the county, this historical Roman amphitheater is definitely a must see for all the tourists.

Entry Fees : Nil

Timings : Nil

Official Website : Nil

National Museum of History

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Why Should You Visit : The National Museum of History was established in the year 1981 and is home to objects and artifacts that date back to about 60,000 years back in history.

Entry Fees : Nil

Timings : 9:00 am to 7:00 pm

Official Website : National Museum of History

Monastery Beach

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Why Should You Visit : The Monastery Beach is located in the Sarandë region of Albania. You can visit here to enjoy Sea Food with a great view.

Entry Fees : Free

Timings : Open 24 Hours

Official Website : Monastery Beach

Monastery of Saint Mary

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Why Should You Visit : The peaceful Monastery of Saint Mary is a perfect spot to experience spiritual vibes and tranquility. You can also visit here for picnicking.

Entry Fees : Nil

Timings : Nil

Official Website : Nil

Iron Brush Tirana

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Why Should You Visit : The origins of the Iron Brush Tirana date back to the year 1995. You can visit here to enjoy various cultural activities like live music and performing arts.

Entry Fees : Call for booking

Timings : 8:00 am to 1:00 pm

Official Website : Iron Brush Tirana

Rozafa Castle

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Why Should You Visit : Situated on a Rocky Hill, the Rozafa Castle offers ethereal views of the city and the adjoining rivers.

Entry Fees : Nil

Timings : 9:00 am to 7:00 pm

Official Website : Nil

Rock Tirana Climbing Center

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Why Should You Visit : You can visit the Rock Tirana Climbing Center to enjoy the awesome mountain gym. There are separate adventurous activities for kids as well.

Entry Fees : Check Website

Timings : 4:00 pm to 10:00 pm

Official Website : Rock Tirana Climbing Center

Cineplexx Albania

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Why Should You Visit : The Cineplexx Albania is a perfect place for watching latest movies along with some butter popcorn and your favorite beverage.

Entry Fees : Depends on movies

Timings : Depends on movies

Official Website : Cineplexx Albania

Mullixhiu

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Why Should You Visit : The Mullixhiu Restaurant is located in Tirana and is famous for offering regionally and seasonally inspired food.

Entry Fees : Free

Timings : 12:00 pm to 10:00 pm

Official Website : Mullixhiu

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The views expressed are based on the author’s personal experience and liking and does not list these amazing places in any order of ranking. 

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