Tirana
in Qarku i Tiranës, Albania

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
41.327 and 19.819 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 41° 19' 38" and E 19° 49' 8"
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: 03:39 PM (Tuesday)
Timezone: Europe/Tirane
UTC/GMT offset: 1 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:55 am and 4:11 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-43.733 and -176.350 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Matarakau
References
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Delve into Tirana

Tirana in Qarku i Tiranës with it's 374,801 habitants is located in Albania. It's the capital of this country.

Current time in Tirana is now 03:39 PM (Tuesday). The local timezone is named Europe / Tirane with an UTC offset of one hour. We know of 9 airports close to Tirana, of which 3 are larger airports. The closest airport in Albania is Tirana International Airport Mother Teresa in a distance of 8 mi (or 13 km), North-West. 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 Cultural Heritage of the Ohrid region in Macedonia at a distance of 54 mi (or 86 km). The closest in Albania is Historic Centres of Berat and Gjirokastra in a distance of 88 mi (or 86 km), East. If you need a hotel, we compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.

While being here, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Paskuqan, Farka e Madhe, Zall-Herr, Kamez and Vaqarr. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 7°C / 44 °F

Morning Temperature 6°C / 43 °F
Evening Temperature 7°C / 44 °F
Night Temperature 6°C / 42 °F
Chance of rainfall 12%
Air Humidity 88%
Air Pressure 1007 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 3 km/h (2 mph) from South-West
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 100% of sky
General Conditions Heavy intensity rain

Wednesday, 11th of December 2019

6°C (42 °F)
3°C (37 °F)
Overcast clouds, gentle breeze.

Thursday, 12th of December 2019

7°C (45 °F)
3°C (38 °F)
Few clouds, calm.

Friday, 13th of December 2019

6°C (44 °F)
5°C (41 °F)
Moderate rain, light breeze, few clouds.

Hotels and Places to Stay

Rogner Hotel Tirana

Address
0,4 mi
Deshmoret E Kombit
Tirana
Albania

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


The Plaza Tirana

Address
0,1 mi
Rruga 28 Nentori
1001 Tirane
Albania

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


MonarC Hotel

Address
0,3 mi
North-East corner of George W. Bush Rd. and Zhan D'Ark Blvd
1001 Tirana
Albania

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Lot Boutique Hotel

Address
0,2 mi
Myrtezim Këlliçi 20
1017 Tirane
Albania

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Brilant Antik Hotel

Address
0,3 mi
Rr. Jeronim De Rada, 79
1001 Tirana
Albania

Time Information

Checkout: 14:00 - Checkin: 12:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Boutique Kotoni

Address
0,4 mi
Rruga Donika Kastrioti
1000 Tirana
Albania

Time Information

Checkout: 14:00 - Checkin: 10:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Vila Alba

Address
0,3 mi
St. Xhorxhi Martini 10
1001 Tirane
Albania

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Mondial Hotel Tirana

Address
0,0 mi
Rr. Muhamet Gjollesha 1023
355 Tirana
Albania

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Sarotel

Address
0,3 mi
Rr. Kostandin Kristoforidhi Nr. 1
1001 Tirane
Albania

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Austria

Address
0,2 mi
Dibra 18
1001 Tirane
Albania

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Videos from this area

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Travel Report: Visiting Tirane, Albania

Published: November 10, 2013
Length: 25:17 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: Wing-It Worldwide

In the eyes of most, Albania is by far the most mysterious country in Europe. So what is it actually like to be there? After years of isolation, it's not the easiest thing in the world to...


Quadcopter First Person View - Tirana

Published: December 03, 2014
Length: 42:34 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Nardi Braho

Quadcopter footage from Tirana ( Ish fusha e aviacionit ) nTech 2014 ©


GoPro. Tirana. Explore Albania.

Published: October 31, 2014
Length: 09:47 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: Explore Albania

Tirana. Capital of Albania. Perfect place to visit. With GoPro Hero 3+ Black Edition.


Road Trip IV - Summer 2014

Published: October 11, 2014
Length: 53:58 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Niels McEvoy

Road Trip with the boys from Leuven to San Marino, Albania, Montenegro and Croatia. 4000 Km across Europe in the Viano.


Saturni nga Tirana / Saturn from Tirana - Astronomy Club Albania

Published: February 20, 2015
Length: 40:08 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: AstroClub Albania

Vezhgimi i Saturnit me teleskop ne ora 4 te mëngjesit, dt. 15 Shkurt 2015. Ererat e forta, pozicioni shume afer me horizontin, (vetëm 20° lartësi) bene qe pamja te ishte shume e turbullt....


Chippy hunted by Albanian guys in Tirana

Published: September 16, 2014
Length: 35:12 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: ChippyWorldWide

Chippy WorldWide Racing in Tirana, Albania. Discovering local food, getting Albanian nails and getting hunted down Albanian style by some guys!


Rain in Tirana

Published: June 25, 2014
Length: 12:46 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: EDS tirana

A normal rainy day in Tirana.


GoPro4-Anastas Lici (Taso)-2015 Tirana Albania

Published: February 26, 2015
Length: 56:24 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Shahin Spaho

Supermoto SuperRider :)


Pacinno Startup Investment Conference, Albania 2015

Published: February 11, 2015
Length: 03:14 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Universiteti i Tiranës

University of Tirana, partner of PACINNO - Platform for trans-Academic Cooperation in Innovation, an international project funded by IPA Adriatic Cross-border Cooperation Programme, organized...


Environment & mining, Albania ASPBM

Published: April 11, 2015
Length: 00:00 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Klodian Aliu

Environmental Festival Film, Albania, 2015 Film title: Environment and mining in Mati River springs, Krasta, Bulqize. The film aims to demonstrate the environmental impacts of chromium ore...


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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.

Azem Hajdari

Azem Shpend Hajdari (March 11, 1963 – September 12, 1998) was the leader of the student movement in 1990–1991 that led to the fall of communism in Albania. He then became a politician of the Democratic Party of Albania (DP). Together with Sali Berisha, he symbolizes the start of the democratic era in Albania. He was a member of the Albanian parliament and the Chairman of the Defense Parliamentary Commission. He was assassinated in Tirana on September 12, 1998.

Located at 41.3272, 19.8219 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
1963 births, 1998 deaths, Democratic Party (Albania) politicians, Members of the Assembly of the Republic of Albania, Albanian Muslims, Albanian anti-communists, Assassinated Albanian politicians, Recipients of Skanderbeg's Order, People murdered in Albania, Deaths by firearm in Albania, University of Tirana alumni, People from Tropojë District

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.

Located at 41.3278, 19.8192 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Ottoman architecture, Mosques in Albania, Buildings and structures in Tirana, Mosques in Tirana, Religious buildings completed in 1823, Cultural Monuments of Albania

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.

Located at 41.3289, 19.8194 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Stalinist architecture, Socialist realism, Buildings and structures completed in 1963, Buildings and structures in Tirana, Government entities of Albania

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.

Located at 41.3283, 19.8183 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
National squares, Tirana, Skanderbeg, Squares in Albania, Albania–Kuwait relations

National Historical Museum (Albania)

The National Historical Museum (Albanian: Muzeu Historik Kombëtar) in Tirana, Albania, is the country's largest museum. It was opened on 28 October 1981 and is 27,000 square metres in size, while 18,000 square metres are available for expositions. The museum was designed by Albanian architect Enver Faja. The construction of the museum required the demolition of the former Tirana Municipal Building. The gigantic mosaic appearing at the main entrance is entitled The Albanians.

Located at 41.3292, 19.8169 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Buildings and structures in Tirana, Albanian culture, Tourism in Albania, National museums, Monuments and memorials in Albania, National symbols of Albania, Mosaic, Museums established in 1981, Museums in Tirana, History museums

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.

Located at 41.3256, 19.8203 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Government entities of Albania, Museums in Tirana, Art museums and galleries in Albania

Skanderbeg Monument (Tirana)

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

Located at 41.3275, 19.8189 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Tirana, Buildings and structures completed in 1968, Monuments and memorials in Albania, National symbols of Albania, Skanderbeg

Resurrection of Christ Orthodox Cathedral of Tirana

The Resurrection of Christ Orthodox Cathedral of Tirana or Orthodox Church of the Holy Evangelist is an orthodox church in Tirana, Albania. It was built in 1865 but was closed in 1967. In 2011, a new church was completed on the same site. The third largest Orthodox church in Europe, it was officially opened on 24 June 2012, to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the consecration of Archbishop Anastasios of Albania.

Located at 41.3264, 19.8175 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Cathedrals in Albania, Churches in Tirana, Religious buildings completed in 1964, 20th-century Eastern Orthodox church buildings, Eastern Orthodox church buildings in Albania

Dibër Street

Dibër Street (Albanian: Rruga e Dibrës, formerly Rruga Bajram Curri) is a major street of Tirana, Albania. It runs northeast from the central Skanderbeg Square, just south of the Tirana International Hotel. The Mother Teresa Hospital is located off this street.

Located at 41.3294, 19.8194 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Streets in Tirana

Kapllan Pasha Tomb

The Kapllan Pasha Tomb (Albanian: Tyrbja e Kapllan Pashës) is a Cultural Monument of Albania, located in the center of Tirana {{#invoke:Coordinates|coord}}{{#coordinates:41|19|40|N|19|49|18|E| | |name= }}.

Located at 41.3278, 19.8217 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Cultural Monuments of Albania, Tirana

TID Tower

The TID Tower is an under-construction high-rise in Tirana, Albania. The building is expected to be 85 metres tall. It consists of 25 floors. The design comes from Belgian architectural firm 51N4E, and construction started on 14 January 2007. At the beginning of May 2011 the building was almost topped out

Located at 41.3275, 19.8217 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Tirana, Buildings and structures in Tirana

Rinia Park

Rinia Park is the central public park of Tirana, Albania, built in 1950 during the socialist system of government, covers an area of 29.81 hectares. Every year on March 14, this park is one of the many venues of the Summer Festival, a national festival celebrating cultural heritage that symbolizes the end of winter and the start of nature's freshness. On this occasion circus acrobats and show performers entertain people in the park.

Located at 41.3247, 19.8181 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Parks in Albania, Tirana, 1950 establishments, 1950 establishments in Albania

Districts of the same city

These districts belong to Tirana.

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