Tirana Tourism

Visit Tirana - Best of Tirana

Tirana District (Albanian: Rrethi i Tiranës) was one of the 36 districts of Albania. It had a total surface area of 1,238 km2 (478 sq mi) and a projected 2013 population of 888,949 inhabitants. In conjunction with Kavajë District it formed the administrative body of Tirana County.


Home to pretty treasures, Tirana is Albania's best kept secret. When planning a trip to Tirana, make sure you visit its near-by prime city of Peshkopi. Peshkopi is bestowed with interesting set of attractions for every type of traveller. To explore Tirana, set aside 1 to 2 number of your days. You'll be coming back for more!

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Facts and Stats for Tirana*

  • Pollution Statistics in Tirana

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

    • Air Pollution 73.89 (High)
    • Water Pollution 66.88 (High)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 52.5 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 63.69 (High)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 63.41 (High)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 66.07 (High)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 66.86 (High)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 60.12 (High)
  • Tirana: Crime and Safety

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

    • Burglary and Theft 36.72 (Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 41.02 (Moderate)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 42.97 (Moderate)
    • Corruption and Bribery 79.92 (High)
    • Car Stealing 38.67 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 38.28 (Low)
    • Attacks 30.47 (Low)
    • Drug offense 48.83 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 79.76 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 55.16 (Moderate)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 33.33 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 14.06 (Very Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 41.8 (Moderate)
  • Living in Tirana - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Tirana is 97.07 (Moderate)

    • Safety Index 59.08 (Moderate)
    • Climate Index 86.28 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 79.58 (High)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 46.56 (High)
    • Cost of Living Index 39.64 (Very Low)
    • Health Care Index 51.13 (Moderate)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 17.23 (Very High)
    • Purchasing Power Index 39.6 (Very 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 Tirana

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

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.24 USD
    • International Movie per seat 4.75 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 38.66 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 78.5 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 53.34 USD

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

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