in Rrethi i Kolonjës of Qarku i Korçës, Albania

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
40.338 and 20.679 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 40° 20' 16" and E 20° 40' 44"
Currency and Currency Code:
Lek - ALL
Spoken languages:
Albanian, Modern Greek
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 08:42 PM (Tuesday)
Timezone: Europe/Tirane
UTC/GMT offset: 1 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
5:30 am and 5:55 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-43.733 and -176.350 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
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Touring Ersekë

Ersekë in Rrethi i Kolonjës (Qarku i Korçës) with it's 7,890 residents is a town located in Albania about 82 mi (or 132 km) south-east of Tirana, the country's capital place.

Time in Ersekë is now 08:42 PM (Tuesday). The local timezone is named Europe / Tirane with an UTC offset of one hour. We know of 10 airports nearby Ersekë, of which 3 are larger airports. The closest is airport we know is Kastoria National Airport in Greece in a distance of 33 mi (or 53 km). The closest airport in Albania is Tirana International Airport Mother Teresa in a distance of 90 mi (or 53 km), East. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There are several Unesco world heritage sites nearby. The closest heritage site in Albania is Historic Centres of Berat and Gjirokastra in a distance of 34 mi (or 55 km), South-West.

Being here already, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Barmash, Mollas, Clirim, Leskovik and Vithkuq. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info. Let's start with some photos from the area.

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greek village (χωριο για διακοπες αετομιλιτσα)

Published: July 02, 2008
Length: 47:18 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: cc549831

για χαρα παιδες δειτε πως ειναι το ψηλοτερο χωριο της ελλαδας στα 1550 στην υπηρο 1:20 απο τη κονιτσα , δειτε...

xioniades downhill

Published: January 26, 2008
Length: 27:27 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: miltos80

katavasi xwris aurio me skateboard apo tous xioniades to kalokairi tou 2005.

Hooghouden @ Porec

Published: August 12, 2007
Length: 03:25 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: kevinmee85

Potje hooghouden!

Gramozi Mountain Albania

Published: March 09, 2015
Length: 11:53 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: TheLionelmsn

Gramozi Mountain in the day.

Kozel Gusht 2014

Published: August 14, 2014
Length: 58:17 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Blanchet Perandim Parisi

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Attractions and noteworthy things

Distances are based on the centre of the city/town and sightseeing location. This list contains brief abstracts about monuments, holiday activities, national parcs, museums, organisations and more from the area as well as interesting facts about the region itself. Where available, you'll find the corresponding homepage. Otherwise the related wikipedia article.

Kolonjë District

The Kolonjë District (Albanian: Rrethi i Kolonjës), is one of the thirty-six districts of Albania, part of Korçë County. It has a population of 14,318 (2010 estimate). The district has an area of 805 km². It is in the south-east of the country, and its capital is Ersekë. Other towns in this district include Leskovik to the south. It is bounded by Korçë to the north, Greece to the east including the regional units of Kastoria and Ioannina.

Located at 40.3, 20.6333 (Lat. / Lng.), about 4 miles away.
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Districts of Albania, Korçë County

Gorgopotamos, Ioannina

Gorgopotamos is a small village located at the foot of Mount Grammos of Epirus. Is surrounded by forest and the small and beautiful river of Gorgopotamos runs right next to the village. Gorgopotamos is part of the municipal unit of Mastorochoria of Ioannina regional unit, North-West Greece. Its location is very close to the Greek-Albanian borders. Population 69 inhabitants (2001).

Located at 40.271, 20.765 (Lat. / Lng.), about 6 miles away.
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Populated places in Ioannina (regional unit)

Mali i Mesit

Mali i Mesit is a mountain peak in the south of Albania and in the north of Greece. Mali i Mesit, which means 'Middle Peak' in English is, a peak in the mountain of Gramos. Mali i Mesit is 2,480 m high, making it one of the highest peaks of Gramos. It is also a place were Albanians used to travel to and from Greece.

Located at 40.3333, 20.7667 (Lat. / Lng.), about 5 miles away.
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Mountains of Albania

Maja e Vallamarës

Maja e Vallamarës is a mountain peak belonging to the Gramos mountain in southern Albania as well as in northern Greece. Maja e Vallamarës reaches a height of 2,416 m above sea level. It is 3 km north of the highest peak of Gramos, which is 2,523 m high.

Located at 40.3734, 20.7906 (Lat. / Lng.), about 6 miles away.
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Mountains of Albania

Ersekë Stadium

Ersekë Stadium (Albanian: Fusha Sportive Ersekë) is a multi-use stadium in Ersekë. The stadium was built by the Ersekë council and was paid for by them. The stadium currently holds around 6000 supporters, with seating for 2000. The playing surface is made from all natural grass.

Located at 40.3333, 20.6833 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
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Football venues in Albania

Arrëza oil field

Arrëza oil field is an Albanian oil field that was discovered in 1975. It is one of the biggest on-shore oil field of Albania. It began production in 1976 and produces oil. Its proven reserves are about 32.66 million barrels .

Located at 40.5, 20.8433 (Lat. / Lng.), about 14 miles away.
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Oil fields of Albania

Popular in vicinity

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This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Erseg Giatseg, Colonia, Ersek, Erseka, Kolonjë, Kolonija, Kolonijë, Kolonja, Ersekë, Ерсека, Ερσέκα, Ersekė, Эрсека, ارسکا, 愛爾塞克