Category: Tourism

Pan Festival Celebrated for First Time in Nivica

Pan Festival Celebrated for First Time in Nivica

TIRANA, June 11 Nivica Village in the mountainous region of Kurvelesh, southern Albania, hosted the Pan Festival for the first time during the weekend. The festival that will be organized every year as an event that is going to promote tourism in the area is...

Gjirokastra Castle Expects Record Number of Visitors this Season

Gjirokastra Castle Expects Record Number of Visitors this Season

TIRANA, June 11 The Castle of Gjirokastra remains one of the most special tourist attraction in Albania. Over 10,000 tourist, Albanian and international visited the castle during January – May 2018. The number of visitors doubled compared to the same period of the previous year...

First Charter Flight Arrives from Israel to TIA

First Charter Flight Arrives from Israel to TIA

TIRANA, May 30 Over 100 Israeli tourists arrived on Wednesday’s morning at Tirana International Airport (TIA) with the first charter flight from Israel to Tirana for this tourist season. The next charter from IsrAir is expected next week, thus taking to four the number of...

‘NatyraFest’ Gathers Nature Lovers in Gramsh

‘NatyraFest’ Gathers Nature Lovers in Gramsh

TIRANA, May 28 Natyra Fest festive event gathered hundreds of people of all ages in Gramsh during the last weekend. #EjaNeGramsh was the official motto of the two-day festival focused on promoting a nature-friendly lifestyle and nature-based experiences. One of the goals of the event...

Youth to Promote Tourism through ‘Smile Albania’ Project

Youth to Promote Tourism through ‘Smile Albania’ Project

TIRANA, May 22 Over 1,000 young people are committed to promoting Albania’s tourism potential through ‘Smile Albania’ project that will be implemented during the summer season in all cross-border points and tourist destinations. The initiative was unveiled on the International Day for Biological Diversity by...

Albania, a Tempting and Cheap Destination for Spanish Tourists

Albania, a Tempting and Cheap Destination for Spanish Tourists

TIRANA, May 21 Numerous newspapers, television networks, travel websites are writing about Albania as the place to visit during 2018. Recently, the Spanish daily newspaper La Vanguardia wrote a similar article to its readers. The tourism industry is one of the most important sectors of...