Dajç
in Lezhë of Qarku i Lezhës, Albania

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
41.916 and 19.604 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 41° 54' 56" and E 19° 36' 15"
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: 09:51 PM (Tuesday)
Timezone: Europe/Tirane
UTC/GMT offset: 1 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
5:15 am and 8:00 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-43.733 and -176.350 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Matarakau
References
This place on Wikipedia
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Delve into Dajç

Dajç in Lezhë (Qarku i Lezhës) is a city located in Albania about 42 mi (or 68 km) north of Tirana, the country's capital town.

Current time in Dajç is now 09:51 PM (Tuesday). The local timezone is named Europe / Tirane with an UTC offset of 2 hours. We know of 9 airports closer to Dajç, of which 3 are larger airports. The closest airport in Albania is Tirana International Airport Mother Teresa in a distance of 35 mi (or 57 km), South. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There are several Unesco world heritage sites nearby. The closest heritage site is Natural and Culturo-Historical Region of Kotor in Montenegro at a distance of 61 mi (or 98 km).

Since you are here already, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Hajmel, Vau i Dejes, Balldreni i Ri, Kallmeti i Madh and Guri i Zi. 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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Videos from this area

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Albania - Drive from the beach | Shëngjin | Daewoo Tico | GoPro

Published: December 12, 2014
Length: 38:41 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Dawid Kłoda

Video back from the beach to the village Shëngjin Albania. Along the way, a little wandering on rough roads. The camera was attached to the front window. ----------------------------------...


Albanian sea

Published: September 16, 2014
Length: 43:56 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Krenar Miftari

swiming in the most beautiful country.


05.07.2013. - AL - Shengjin - Popodnevna setnja

Published: July 12, 2013
Length: 54:19 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: Samir Namgalija

Shengjin 2013.


Świnia na drodze!

Published: December 16, 2014
Length: 19:53 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Dawid Kłoda

Człapiąca beztrosko świnia po drodze w Albanii.


Albania.Shengjin.Lezhe

Published: February 14, 2013
Length: 08:10 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: TheLeone1986

Shengjini.


kallmeti,vend peligrinazhi(shen eufemia

Published: March 19, 2009
Length: 27:10 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Evaristo Coli

Shen Eufemia.


Peshkim në bregdetin e Shëngjinit Rana e Hedhun !

Published: July 30, 2013
Length: 26:30 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Jonader Agolli

Përveç rërës dhe diellit, bregdeti shqiptar ofron edhe sportin e bukur të peshkimit ...!


Fishing in Albania ! Great day ...:)

Published: August 07, 2013
Length: 19:44 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Jonader Agolli

Beautiful shore and sports !


ariu

Published: June 25, 2012
Length: 08:06 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Altin Ademi


Kryengritja e Malsisë 1911

Published: April 02, 2011
Length: 56:11 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Ndoc Simoni


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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.

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.

Located at 41.8167, 19.6833 (Lat. / Lng.), about 8 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Districts of Albania, Lezhë County

Shkodër District

The District of Shkodër is one of the thirty-six districts of Albania, part of Shkodër County. It has a population of 185,646 (2010 estimate), and an area of 1,973 km². It is in the north of the country, and its capital is Shkodër.

Located at 42.0833, 19.6333 (Lat. / Lng.), about 12 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Districts of Albania, Shkodër County, Shkodër District

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.

Located at 41.79, 19.65 (Lat. / Lng.), about 9 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Populated places in Lezhë County, Ancient Greek cities, Ancient Greek sites in Albania, Greek colonies in Illyria, Greek colonies in Albania, Hellenistic Albania

Loro Boriçi Stadium

Loro Boriçi Stadium is a multi-purpose stadium in Shkodër, Albania. It is currently used mostly for football matches and is the home ground of Vllaznia Shkodër. The stadium holds 16,000 spectators and was reconstructed in 2001. It is named in honour of Loro Boriçi, famous player in 1940s and 1950s. It is also the second largest stadium in Albania behind the Qemal Stafa stadium in Tirana.

Located at 42.07, 19.5066 (Lat. / Lng.), about 12 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Football venues in Albania, Multi-purpose stadiums in Albania, Shkodër

Luigj Gurakuqi University

The University "Luigj Gurakuqi" of Shkodër in Albania was established in 1957. It has 6 faculties, 15 branches, 14 departments and more than 140 professors. It has been the major institution of higher education in the region, especially in the technical and scientific disciplines. In 1992, the university received permission from the government to initiate the development of the Faculty of Economics, with responsibilities for emphasizing market economics, management, and business administration.

Located at 42.0667, 19.5 (Lat. / Lng.), about 12 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Universities in Albania, Educational institutions established in 1957, Shkodër, Government entities of Albania

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.

Located at 41.7761, 19.6447 (Lat. / Lng.), about 10 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Football venues in Albania

Jordan Misja High School

Jordan Misja High School is a public high school located in the major northern city of Shkodra, Albania. Established in 1957, it is one of the city's oldest public institutions of secondary education.

Located at 42.0711, 19.5186 (Lat. / Lng.), about 12 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Schools in Albania, 1957 establishments in Albania

28 Nëntori High School

28 Nëntori High School is a public high school in Shkodra, Albania. It is the largest school in the city.

Located at 42.0743, 19.5277 (Lat. / Lng.), about 12 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Schools in Albania

SM U-15 (Austria-Hungary)

SM U-15 or U-XV was a U-10-class submarine or U-boat of the Austro-Hungarian Navy (German: Kaiserliche und Königliche Kriegsmarine or K.u.K. Kriegsmarine) during World War I. U-15 was constructed in Germany and shipped by rail to Pola where she was assembled and launched in April 1915. She was commissioned in October 1915. U-15 was the most successful boat of the U-10 class, sinking six ships totaling more than 8,000 gross register tons (GRT).

Located at 41.7833, 19.5167 (Lat. / Lng.), about 10 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
U-10-class submarines, Ships built in Bremen (state), Ships built in Pola, 1915 ships, U-boats commissioned in 1915, World War I submarines of Austria-Hungary

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.

Located at 41.7836, 19.6497 (Lat. / Lng.), about 9 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Castles in Albania, 1440s architecture, Buildings and structures completed in 1522, Illyrian architecture

Shurdhah Island

Shurdhah Island (Albanian: Ishulli i Shurdhahit) is an island in northern Albania. Shurdhah Island is located in the Vau i Dejës Reservoir, which is fed and drained by the river Drin. It is the largest island in the reservoir with an area of 7.5 hectares. From the most northern tip of the island to the most southern tip of it, it has an estimated length of 390 m . It is mainly covered by trees. It is accessible by tourist boat in summer from the Vau i Dejës dam or Rragam.

Located at 42.07, 19.6531 (Lat. / Lng.), about 11 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Islands of Albania

Shaqari Island

Shaqari Island (Albanian: Ishulli i Shaqarisë) is a small islet found in northern Albania in Lake Scutari. It is very small and is situated just opposite the village of Shiroka which strandels the largest lake in the Balkans. The island is connected to Shiroka by a bridge and there is a building built on the island.

Located at 42.0592, 19.4617 (Lat. / Lng.), about 12 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Islands of Albania, Islands of Lake Scutari

Gjadër Air Base

Gjadër Air Base is a military airport located in Gjadër, Lezhë County, Albania. It is north of the city of Lezhë and is also known as Lezhë-Zadrima Air Base. The Gjadër airfield is unique in Albania in being built near a mountain. It was built to allow aircraft after landing to go into a tunnel under the mountain. The tunnels have a capacity of storing about 50 aircraft plus personnel.

Located at 41.895, 19.5986 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Airports in Albania, 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.

Located at 41.8167, 19.6 (Lat. / Lng.), about 7 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
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

Kunë Island

Kunë Island (Albanian: Ishulli i Kunës) is an island located off the coast of Albania in the Adriatic Sea. The island lies in the delta of the river Drin near the city of Lezha and has an area of 1.4 km². The island is 1.5 kilometers from the coast. Kunë island features extravagant and varied plant life, including plants such as small Mediterranean shrubs to ash and willow forests. Wildlife is abundant as well.

Located at 41.7631, 19.5817 (Lat. / Lng.), about 11 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Islands of Albania, Islands of the Adriatic Sea

Shkodër Cathedral

Shkodër Cathedral (Albanian: Katedralja e Shkodrës), also known as St Stephen's Catholic Cathedral or Kisha e Madhe (the Great Church) is a cathedral in the city of Shkodër in northwestern Albania. The Roman Catholic cathedral is dedicated to Saint Stephen. During the Siege of Scutari (1912–1913) the cathedral was damaged by the Montenegrin army, particularly the south east side, causing fire in the bell tower. The Cathedral was closed in 1967 and reopened in 1990.

Located at 42.0667, 19.5 (Lat. / Lng.), about 12 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Cathedrals in Albania, Shkodër, Roman Catholic churches completed in 1867, Visitor attractions in Shkodër, Roman Catholicism in Albania

Ebu Beker Mosque

The Ebu Beker Mosque (Albanian: Xhamia Ebu Beker) is a mosque in Shkodër, in northwestern Albania. The mosque was historically important in the scholarly learning of the city and attracted notable Islamic scholars and theologians.

Located at 42.0675, 19.5139 (Lat. / Lng.), about 11 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Ottoman architecture, Mosques in Albania, Shkodër

Shkodër Orthodox Cathedral

Nativity of Christ Orthodox Cathedral of Shkodrës is a modern orthodox cathedral in the city of Shkodër in northwestern Albania.

Located at 42.0686, 19.5147 (Lat. / Lng.), about 12 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Cathedrals in Albania, Shkodër

Renc

Renc is a village in the municipality Guri i Zi, northern Albania. It is located 1.5 km east from the city of Shkodër and consists of 860 inhabitants and 236 houses. The village name comes from the place (rrenx malit) where it was settled 1396. Rrenc has 2 Deshmoret nations which still exist to this day. Lapidari marble with their names, (Kole Rrok Matthias and Simon) who both have ren on duty like any other martyr Albanian.

Located at 42.0667, 19.55 (Lat. / Lng.), about 11 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Shkodër County

Shiroka

Shiroka is a village located near Shkodër, Albania.

Located at 42.0594, 19.4531 (Lat. / Lng.), about 13 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Shkodër 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.

Located at 41.8056, 19.5931 (Lat. / Lng.), about 8 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Shëngjin, Ports and harbours of Albania

Siege of Shkodra

The Siege of Shkodra of 1478-79 was a confrontation between the Ottoman Empire and the Albanians and Venetians at Shkodra and its Rozafa Castle during the First Ottoman-Venetian War (1463–79). Ottoman historian Franz Babinger called the siege “one of the most remarkable episodes in the struggle between the West and the Crescent.

Located at 42.0465, 19.4935 (Lat. / Lng.), about 11 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Battles of the Ottoman–Venetian Wars, 15th century in Albania, 15th century in the Ottoman Empire, Military campaigns involving the Ottoman Empire, Ottoman Albania, 1478 in Europe, 1479 in Europe, Conflicts in 1478, Conflicts in 1479, History of Shkodër, Sieges involving the Ottoman Empire

Siege of Shkodra (1474)

The Siege of Shkodra of 1474 was an Ottoman attack upon Venetian-controlled Shkodra in Albania Veneta during the First Ottoman-Venetian War (1463–79).

Located at 42.0465, 19.4935 (Lat. / Lng.), about 11 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Ottoman–Venetian Wars, 1474 in Europe, Conflicts in 1474, History of Shkodër, 15th century in the Ottoman Empire

Malsori Island

Located at 42.0083, 19.4606 (Lat. / Lng.), about 10 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Islands of Albania

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This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Dajci, Dajç