Coastal Albania

Coastal Albania Places

National Park of Thethi is situated in the Albanian Alps near Bjeshkët e Namuna (the Cursed Mountains). It is 3,300 ha large and through it flows the beautiful Thethi River.

In south of Vlora's bay there is Orikumi, where lately is build a harbor for yachts. Orikumi's beach is about 2 km long. In this area there are Pana and Rrapi sea caves.

The embouchure of Vjosa, which lies in the south, constitutes a natural protected area in both sides of the river that are called Pish Poro Fier and Vlora.

Shëngjini beach is a sandy beach in Lezha district, situated 8 km away from the city of Lezha. Shëngjini beach is well known for its high quality of sand and has 200-300 sunny days per year.

The Park is located 25 kilometers to the northeast of Kruja with an area of 2,000 hectares. The water source "Queen Mother" is one of the most attractive spots in the Park with clean, cold and curative water.

The northern beach of the country is the one of Velipoja, situated 22 km away from Shkodra. Velipoja beach has a length of 4 km with a high quality of sand.