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Tirana Destination Guide

Explore Tirana in Albania

Tirana in the region of Tiranë with its 374,801 inhabitants is a town in Albania and is the capital of this country.

Interactive map of Tirana

Current time in Tirana is now 01:53 PM (Sunday) . 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: Sofia, Peshkopi, Gjirokastër, Skopje, and Prizren. Since you are here already, make sure to check out Sofia . 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 Tirana ? We have collected some references on our attractions page.


Videos

Tirana 2008

4:28 min by Bardhok Ndoji
Views: 39609 Rating: 4.73

Driving on the streets of Tirana (gosh..not me, of course) Had to make sure i was recording ;) ..

Tirana In Your Pocket - Mother Teresa

0:27 min by InYourPocketGuides
Views: 11777 Rating: 4.45

www.inyourpocket.com A video of the lone Mother Teresa statue at the end of Bulevardi Dëshmorët e Kombit (the boulevard of Martyrs) in Tirana, Albania. For more on the sites of Tirana go to tirana.iny ..


COLONIAL CAFE TIRANA

3:16 min by Colonial CafeTirana
Views: 7409 Rating: 5.00

colonialcafetirana@gmail.com The Bar of Cocktails call it @ Tirana. You can try molecolar and eating cocktails . At Colonial Cafe Tirana you can try infinitly diferent cocktails . For reservation call ..

A Tirana, sulla cima della Sky Tower, c'è un bar che gira!!!

0:56 min by salvopicc
Views: 3919 Rating: 5.00

...guardando fuori, gira un po' la testa!!! Il panorama che si riesce a godere in 60 minuti (il tempo che impiega a compiere un giro completo), è quello di una bellissima città, molto diversa da come ..


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Interesting facts about this location

Skanderbeg Monument (Tirana)

The Skanderbeg Monument is a monument located in the Skanderbeg Square, Tirana, Albania.

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Located at 41.33 19.82 (Lat./Long.); Less than 0 km away
Tags: Buildings and structures completed in 1968, Monuments and memorials in Albania, National symbols of Albania, Skanderbeg, Tirana

Et'hem Bey Mosque

The Et'hem Bey Mosque (Albanian: Xhamia e Et'hem Beut) is located in the center of the Albanian capital Tirana.

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Located at 41.33 19.82 (Lat./Long.); Less than 0 km away
Tags: Buildings and structures in Tirana, Cultural Monuments of Albania, Mosques in Albania, Mosques in Tirana, Ottoman architecture, Religious buildings completed in 1823

Skanderbeg Square

Skanderbeg Square is the main plaza of Tirana, Albania named in 1968 after the Albanian national hero Skanderbeg. A Skanderbeg Monument can be found in the plaza.

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Located at 41.33 19.82 (Lat./Long.); Less than 0 km away
Tags: Albania–Kuwait relations, National squares, Skanderbeg, Squares in Albania, Tirana

Palace of Culture of Tirana

The Palace of Culture of Tirana (Albanian: Pallati i Kultures) was built on the Pazari i Vjeter area of Tirana by request of the Party of Labour of Albania. The first stone of the building was symbolically put by Nikita Khrushchev in 1959. The work was finished in 1963. The architecture is very similar to many communist era social buildings in Eastern Europe. There have been virtually no renovations to the building since its construction.

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Located at 41.33 19.82 (Lat./Long.); Less than 0 km away
Tags: Buildings and structures completed in 1963, Buildings and structures in Tirana, Government entities of Albania, Socialist realism, Stalinist architecture

National Art Gallery of Albania

The National Arts Gallery of Albania (Albanian: Galeria Kombetare e Arteve) has a fund of over 4,000 works of art by Albanian and foreign authors, spanning seven centuries of Albanian cultural heritage.

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Located at 41.33 19.82 (Lat./Long.); Less than 0 km away
Tags: Art museums and galleries in Albania, Government entities of Albania, Museums in Tirana

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temperature and rainfall during the year in Tirana

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