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Tirana Guide

The capital city of Albania, Tirana is a busy city that deals with the majority of the country’s economic development, the rest of the country having little involvement due to the lack of infrastructure. Within the city there are contrasting parts where development is ongoing and others that seem to be falling behind, though over time the idea is to bring it all up to the same standard.

Tourism is something that Tirana is trying to promote, and there are some pretty places to see here, although the historical difficulties experienced in the area are something of a hurdle.

Tirana Tourist Attractions

Take time out while you are visiting Tirana to explore the many sights there. The Tirana top attractions include the Skandebeg Square is great to see for yourself. The Ethem Beu Mosque are also well worth seeking out. Tirana’s history means plenty to see. You can book a Tirana tour before you go, and benefiting from the expertise of our Tirana based guides who will show you Tirana’s less well known attractions.

Tirana Sports Information

As many visitors already know, Tirana’s most popular sport is Football. The best-known team is SK Tirana at their home: Selman Stermasi Stadium. The biggest sporting event to take place in Tirana’s sporting calendar is International matches, which you can see at the Qemal Stafa Stadium. If you can get tickets, it is a great show!

Tirana Tourist Attractions

Take time out while you are visiting Tirana to explore the many sights there. The Tirana top attractions include the Skandebeg Square is great to see for yourself. The Ethem Beu Mosque are also well worth seeking out. Tirana’s history means plenty to see. You can book a Tirana tour before you go, and benefiting from the expertise of our Tirana based guides who will show you Tirana’s less well known attractions.

Tirana Climate Guide

Find out when is the best time to visit Tirana in our simple guide to the climate of Tirana. The table below displays annual temperature trends in Tirana over twelve months, giving a guide to the climate of Tirana, so you can plan the best time to go!

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Driving in Tirana

If you are planning to drive during your visit to Tirana, you need an IDP (international driving permit) for Albania which you can arrange with the AA before you travel to Tirana. When driving in Tirana, in common with the rest of Albania, it is the law to drive on the right.

At the present time, we cannot provide car hire in Tirana for your trip, there are many attractions around Tirana, so take some time to explore!

Tirana Airport Information

You will find Tirana - Renas Mother Teresa Airport about 8 miles northwest from Tirana. The international IATA code for the airport is TIA is only about 3 hours from the UK approximately. Getting into Tirana, and taxis are also available. Tirana - Renas Mother Teresa Airport offers plenty to do including shops offering souvenirs of Tirana.

Tirana Consulate

If you get into trouble in Tirana, or just need some advice, the Tirana British Consulate is the place to go.

British Embassy
Rruga Skenderbeg 12
Tirana

Telephone: (355) 4 2 34973

Tirana: The Facts

City Name: Tirana
Country: Albania
Language: Albanian
Currency: Albanian Lek
Time Difference: GMT + 1
Electricity Supply: 220V AC 50Hz

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