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Lezhë Destination Guide

Explore Lezhë in Albania.

Lezhë in the region of Lezhë with it's 18,695 inhabitants is a town in Albania - some 33 mi (or 53 km) North of Tirana, the country's capital city.

Interactive map of Lezhë

Current time in Lezhë is now 09:11 PM (Wednesday). The local timezone is named "Europe / Tirane" with an UTC offset of 1 hours. Depending on the availability of means of transportation, these more prominent locations might be interesting for you: Timişoara, Sofia, Peshkopi, Prizren, Pristina or Novi Sad. Since you are here already, make sure to check out . We encountered some videos in the web. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.


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Weather Conditions Today & Next Days Forecast

11°C / 51 °F Sky is clear
Morning Temperature 4°C / 39 °F
Evening Temperature 12°C / 53 °F
Night Temperature 1°C / 33 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 93%
Air Pressure 976.1 hPa
Wind Speed Calm with 2 km/h (1 mph) from South-West
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 0% of sky
General Conditions Sky is clear

Thursday, 21st of February 2019
Sky is clear, calm, clear sky.
Sky is clear Day: 7°C (45 °F)
Night: 0°C (33 °F)
Friday, 22nd of February 2019
Few clouds, calm.
Few clouds Day: 8°C (46 °F)
Night: 2°C (35 °F)
Saturday, 23rd of February 2019
Sky is clear, fresh breeze, clear sky.
Sky is clear Day: 2°C (35 °F)
Night: 0°C (32 °F)

Videos

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Interesting facts about this location

Lezhë Castle

Lezhë Castle is a castle dominating the city of Lezhë, northern Albania. Its highest point is 186 metres high. The castle originates from Illyrian times. In 1440 it was reconstructed by the Venetians, and in 1522, after the Ottoman conquest, it was also rebuilt by the latter. The castle bears traces of Illyrian, Roman, Byzantine and Ottoman architecture.

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Located at 41.78, 19.64 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:1440s architecture, Buildings and structures completed in 1522, Castles in Albania, Illyrian architecture

Brian Filipi Stadium

Brian Filipi Stadium (Albanian: Stadiumi Brian Filipi), aka former Besëlidhja Stadium is a multi-use stadium in Lezhë, Albania. It is currently used mostly for football matches and is the home ground of KS Besëlidhja Lezhë. The stadium holds 5,000 people.

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Located at 41.78, 19.64 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:Football venues in Albania

Lezhë

Lezhë is a city in northwest Albania, in the district and county with the same name. It is located at {{#invoke:Coordinates|coord}}{{#coordinates:41.79|N|19.65|E||||| | |name= }} and has a population of about 27,500 (2009 est). In ancient history it was an ancient Greek colony named Lissus. The latter is an Archaeological Park of Albania.

More reading: Lezhë homepage
Located at 41.78, 19.64 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:Ancient Greek cities, Ancient Greek sites in Albania, Greek colonies in Albania, Greek colonies in Illyria, Hellenistic Albania, Populated places in Lezhë County

Nymphaeum (Illyria)

Nymphaion or Nymphaeum (Greek: Νυμφαῖον or Νύμφαιον or Νυμφαίη) was an ancient Greek colony in Illyria. It was used as a harbour by the Syracusian colony of Lissus. It was located three miles away from Lissos. It was mentioned by Pliny the Elder (23 CE – 79), Lucanus (39 AD – 65 AD), Livy (59 BC – AD 17) and Julius Caesar (100 BC - 44 BC). It is now located at modern Shëngjin, Albania.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 41.78, 19.64 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 3 mi away.
Tags:Ancient Greek cities, Ancient Greek sites in Albania, Archaeological sites in Albania, Former populated places in the Balkans, Greek colonies in Albania, Greek colonies in Illyria, Populated places in Lezhë County

Lezhë District

The District of Lezhë (Albanian: Rrethi i Lezhës) is one of the thirty-six districts of Albania, part of Lezhë County. It has a population of 77,184 (2010 estimate), and an area of 479 km². It is in the north-west of the country, and its capital is Lezhë. Lezhë is located in north Albania and is a region with thousands of years of history. In Lezhe the League of Lezhë was created under the order of Gjergj Kastrioti Skanderbeg.

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Located at 41.78, 19.64 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 3 mi away.
Tags:Districts of Albania, Lezhë County

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