Albania Beaches

Albania, a country in Southeast Europe, is a unique destination that offers a rich blend of history, culture, and natural beauty. Its diverse landscape, ranging from the snow-capped mountains in the north to the sun-soaked beaches along the coast, makes it a must-visit for any traveler. This article focuses on the latter, presenting a selection of the best beaches in Albania, followed by a comprehensive guide that includes a list of all the noteworthy beaches in the country.

Some of the best beaches in the country include Dhërmi, known for its white pebbles and turquoise backdrop, and Lori Beach, popular for its clean, white sandy shores. Plazhi Ksamilit is often referred to as a tropical paradise due to its stunning natural beauty, while Plazhi i Pasqyrave is renowned for its breathtaking views and tranquil atmosphere. Lastly, Pulëbardha Beach is a picturesque beach nestled in the cliff side, known for its stunning views and pebbly terrain.

Our guide below provides more details on the mentioned beaches, including a map of the beaches. Additionally, the guide also provides a longer, more extensive list of beaches in the country, the best time to visit Albania, and much more. So, whether you're a seasoned traveler or a first-time visitor, our guide is sure to help you make the most of your beach vacation in Albania.

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Vlora

Located in the village of Dhërmi, approximately 60 kilometers from Vlora in Albania, lies Dhërmi - a picturesq...

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Lori Beach is a popular destination known for its clean, white sandy shores and turquoise waters. The beach is...

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Plazhi i Pasqyrave is a picturesque beach located in the southwestern region of Albania. Known for its breatht...

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Plazhi Ksamilit, also known as Ksamil Beach, is a renowned beach located along the Albanian Riviera. This beac...

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Pulëbardha Beach is a picturesque beach nestled in the cliff side, known for its stunning views and pebbly ter...

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Vlora

Located approximately 10km from Vlora in Albania, Bora Bora beach boasts a blend of sandy and concrete areas. ...

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Vlora

Borsh beach is situated in the village of Borsh, approximately 90km from Vlora in the southern region of Alban...

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Vlora

Drymades Beach is located approximately 60 kilometers away from Vlora, near the Dhërmi village in Albania. Thi...

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Durrës

Located in the city of Durrës, Albania, the Durrës beach spans across 10.5km of sandy coastline. The beach is ...

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Gjiri i Hartës, also known as Hartë Bay, is a small and picturesque beach situated in the coastal resort town ...

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Vlora

Gjiri Sarandë, situated in close proximity to the city of Sarandë in southern Albania, can be reached via a th...

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Jale Beach, often referred to as Jala, is a relatively small but beautiful public beach located in southern Al...

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Best Time to Visit Albania

The best time to visit Albania is from June to September. During these months, the weather is warm and sunny, making it ideal for swimming in the sea and spending time on the beach. The Adriatic Sea is also at its warmest during this time, making it perfect for water activities like snorkeling and diving. Outdoor activities such as hiking and cycling are also best done during this period as the weather is not too hot. Additionally, many festivals and cultural events take place during the summer months, providing visitors with the opportunity to experience Albania's unique culture and traditions. With its picturesque beaches and stunning landscape, a summer trip to Albania promises to be a memorable one.

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Vlora
Vlora Beaches
Tirana
Tirana Beaches
Lezha
Lezha Beaches
Durrës
Durrës Beaches
Fushë-Draç
Fushë-Draç Beaches
ÇukĂ«
ÇukĂ« Beaches
Ksamil
Ksamil Beaches
PĂ«rmet
PĂ«rmet Beaches
Bajram Curri
Bajram Curri Beaches
Sarandë
Sarandë Beaches
Golem
Golem Beaches
Himare
Himare Beaches
Shkodër
Shkodër Beaches
Berat
Berat Beaches
Shëngjin
Shëngjin Beaches
Dhërmi
Dhërmi Beaches
Borsh
Borsh Beaches
Qeparo
Qeparo Beaches
Theth
Theth Beaches
Elbasan
Elbasan Beaches
Fier
Fier Beaches
Lukovë
Lukovë Beaches
Piqeras
Piqeras Beaches
Krujë
Krujë Beaches
Divjakë
Divjakë Beaches
Voskopojë
Voskopojë Beaches
Gjirokastër
Gjirokastër Beaches
Orikum
Orikum Beaches
Velipojë
Velipojë Beaches
Valbonë
Valbonë Beaches
Gjashtë
Gjashtë Beaches
Radhimë
Radhimë Beaches

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