Durres

  • BeachesBeaches
  • Historic PlacesHistoric Places
  • Great FoodGreat Food
  • CultureCulture

Albania's second largest city is known for its port and industry, a long history, a nice beach, and several archaeological curios.

Durres is the second largest city and a municipality of Albania. It is central on the coast, about 33 km (21 mi) west of the capital Tirana. It is one of the most ancient and economically significant cities of Albania. Durres is at one of the narrower points of the Adriatic Sea, opposite the Italian ports of Bari (300 km or 186 mi away) and Brindisi (200 km or 124 mi away). Durres is home to Albania's main port, the Port of Durres, and to the newest public university, the Aleksander Moisiu University.
Continue reading...

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

  • Durres, Albania
  • Amphitheatre, Durres, Albania
  • Durres, Albania
  • Rruga Tregtare, à Durrës, Albanie
  • Royal Villa of Durrës_by Herald Qyqja
  • durres
  • IMG_7865
  • DSC_0067
  • La Grande Mosquée de Durrës
   

Plan your perfect trip to Albania!

Easily create an itinerary based on your preferences: Where to visit? For how long? What to do there?

Plan your trip

Top destinations in the Durres region

Recommended attractions

Suggested romantic itineraries for Italy from our travel experts

More Itineraries

Suggested generic itineraries for Italy from our travel experts

Suggested romantic itineraries for Italy from our travel experts

Suggested generic itineraries for Italy from our travel experts

More Itineraries

Recently saved trips:

What people say

More testimonials
The website is owned and operated by RoutePerfect Ltd. Hotel reviews Powered by