Shkodër Tourism

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The District of Shkodër (Albanian: Rrethi i Shkodrës, short name: Shkodër, variants: Rrethi Shkodër and Shkodra) was one of the thirty-six districts of Albania. The district, which was discontinued in 2000, is now part of Shkodër County. It has a population of 185,646 (2010 estimate), and an area of 1,973 km². It is in the north of the country, and its capital was Shkodër.


This is a perfect opportunity to take a break from your routine and enjoy a fun-filled holiday. Shkodër in Albania is an ideal destination for a vacation! When planning a trip to Shkodër, make sure you visit its near-by prime city of Peshkopi. Peshkopi is bestowed with interesting set of attractions for every type of traveller. A vacation to Shkodër can typically be of 1-2 days. Immerse in the spirit of the city and you'll not miss your home.

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Facts and Stats for Shkodër*

  • Pollution Statistics in Shkodër

    Know the pollution level of Shkodër before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 37.5 (Low)
    • Water Pollution 25 (Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 25 (Low)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 62.5 (High)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 37.5 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 75 (High)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 31.25 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 37.5 (Low)
  • Shkodër: Crime and Safety

    How safe is Shkodër for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Shkodër.

    • Burglary and Theft 50 (Moderate)
    • Mugging and Robbery 50 (Moderate)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 50 (Moderate)
    • Corruption and Bribery 62.5 (High)
    • Car Stealing 50 (Moderate)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 50 (Moderate)
    • Attacks 50 (Moderate)
    • Drug offense 50 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 50 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during night 50 (Moderate)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 50 (Moderate)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 50 (Moderate)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 50 (Moderate)
  • Living in Shkodër - Quality of Life

    • Safety Index 47.66 (Moderate)
    • Pollution Index 44.83 (Moderate)
    • Cost of Living Index 45.66 (Very Low)
    • Health Care Index 47.22 (Moderate)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 14.16 (High)
    • Purchasing Power Index 45.66 (Low)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Cost for Essentials in Shkodër

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Shkodër

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.15 USD
    • International Movie per seat 5.02 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 43.92 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 83.66 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 58.56 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

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