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Explore Lezhë in Albania

Lezhë in the region of Lezhë with its 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 06:27 PM (Thursday) . The local timezone is named " Europe/Tirane " with a 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, and Pristina. Since you are here already, make sure to check out Timişoara . We encountered some video on the web . Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation. Where to go and what to see in Lezhë ? We have collected some references on our attractions page.


Funiculi funicula - Andre Rieu- Radio City Music Hall Live in New York

1:25 min by Arushitaotao
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Ai sera Nannine Me ne sagliette Tu saie addo Tu saie addo Addo stu core'ngrato Cchiu dispiette Farme nun po' Farme nun po' Addo il fuoco coce Ma si fuie Te lassa sta Te lassa sta E nun te corre Appres ..

Fortesa city

4:43 min by GangSteri90
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Sunset in Shëngjin, 24 December 2011, ALBANIA.

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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 19.65 (Lat./Long.); Less than 1 km 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./Long.); Less than 1 km away
Tags: Football venues in Albania


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.

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Located at 41.79 19.65 (Lat./Long.); Less than 1 km 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

Port of Shëngjin

The Port of Shëngjin or Shëngjin Harbor (Albanian: Porti i Shëngjinit) is a port of Albania in the city of Shëngjin, Albania.

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Located at 41.81 19.59 (Lat./Long.); Less than 5 km away
Tags: Ports and harbours of Albania, Shëngjin

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 41.82 19.68 (Lat./Long.); Less than 5 km away
Tags: Districts of Albania, Lezhë County

Historical Weather

temperature and rainfall during the year in Lezhë

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