Category: Tourism

The Albanian Destination that Everyone will Book in 2019

The Albanian Destination that Everyone will Book in 2019

TIRANA, October 19 Everyone loves to travel and Booking.com revealed the top ten destinations that everyone will be booking in 2019. Some of the destinations are unknown compared to popular places. Over 21,500 travelers from 29 countries were polled on the place they plan to...

How to Accredit a Tour Guide Training Program in Albania

How to Accredit a Tour Guide Training Program in Albania

TIRANA, October 16 The accreditation process is open for all the subjects, such as vocational training centers that offer tour guide certificate programs. The subjects that need the accreditation of their tour guide training and qualification programs must submit an application at the Ministry of...

First Hiking Trail Inaugurated in Mirdita Region

First Hiking Trail Inaugurated in Mirdita Region

TIRANA, October 9 Mirdita region is switching from copper to tourism and not has its first marked hiking route. The seven km long trail was inaugurated on Tuesday in Rubiku area. This is a joint initiative of Mirdita Municipality and Albania – Austria Partnership Marianne...

How Much Did Tourists Spend in Albania in 2017?

How Much Did Tourists Spend in Albania in 2017?

TIRANA, October 8 Albania is a fast-growing tourist destination, but one of the most important questions is how much do international tourists spend and how does it compare to the other countries of the region? The map by howmuch.net provides more insights into one of...

Awesome Things to Do Out of Tirana this Weekend

Awesome Things to Do Out of Tirana this Weekend

TIRANA, September 21 If you haven’t already planned your weekend, this list of events out of the capital city can help you take a short trip to the other side of Dajti Mountain and observe the Tomato Festival in Shengjergji Village. You can take a...

Southern Albania Tourism Potential Not Yet Fully Exploited

Southern Albania Tourism Potential Not Yet Fully Exploited

TIRANA, September 14 The cities of Berat, Permet, Gjirokastra, and Saranda are among the top tourist destinations in Albania. Despite their attractions and eye-catching tourism offer, which is highly competitive compared to the international markets, the southern region has not exploited its tourism potential fully....

The Best Korca Bike Tours

The Best Korca Bike Tours

TIRANA, September 7 If you are a fan of cycling holidays and always looking for new trails to explore, Korca is one of the best options for you. Korca is an important urban center of education, art, and history that at the same time offers...

International Tourist Arrivals Increase by 26.8% in August

International Tourist Arrivals Increase by 26.8% in August

TIRANA, September 3 The number of international tourist arrivals in Albania grew by a remarkable 26.8 percent during Augusts compared to the same month in 2017. The positive trend in the tourism industry was also reflected in the increased revenue. The exact figures on inbound,...

Albanian Alps Tourist’s Center Opens in Valbona

Albanian Alps Tourist’s Center Opens in Valbona

TIRANA, August 16 All the visitors and tourists that will travel to the Albanian Alps and to Valbona Valley may find all the necessary information on the area, the activities and the most interesting sites to visit in the newly opened info center. The office...