Free Walking Sightseeing Tour #4 in Tirana, Albania

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Tour Facts

Number of sights 8 sights
Distance 3.8 km
Ascend 53 m
Descend 70 m

Explore Tirana in Albania with this free self-guided walking tour. The map shows the route of the tour. Below is a list of attractions, including their details.

Activities in TiranaIndividual Sights in Tirana

Sight 1: DEBATIK

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DEBATIK

The Pioneers of Enver was a pioneer movement functioning in Albania during its communist period. Formed as Debatik, an acronym for United Boys of Communist Ideas on 10 February 1942, the movement continued as Organization of Pioneers. After the Second World War, it was supervised by the Labour Youth Union of Albania, the youth wing of the Party of Labour of Albania.

Wikipedia: Pioneers of Enver (EN)

253 meters / 3 minutes

Sight 2: Amphitheatre

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The Open Theatre of Tirana is an open-air theatre within the Grand Park of Tirana, Albania. The theatre is called an "amphitheatre" by locals, mainly because it is in the open, and also because of its almost semi-circular form, which recalls the typical shapes of the Roman theatres.

Wikipedia: Open Theatre of Tirana (EN)

439 meters / 5 minutes

Sight 3: Frédéric Chopin

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The Fryderyk Chopin Monument in Tirana was unveiled on 12 November 2003 by Aleksander Kwaśniewski, a monument by the Polish sculptor Andrzej Renes, funded by the International Fryderyk Chopin Foundation.

Wikipedia: Pomnik Fryderyka Chopina w Tiranie (PL)

288 meters / 3 minutes

Sight 4: Mother Teresa Square

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The Mother Teresa Square is the second largest square in Tirana, Albania. It is named after the Albanian-born Indian Roman Catholic nun, missionary and Nobel Peace Prize laureate Mother Teresa.

Wikipedia: Mother Teresa Square (Tirana) (EN)

418 meters / 5 minutes

Sight 5: Bunker

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The Postbllok Memorial is a work of installation art by writer Fatos Lubonja and artist Ardian Isufi.

Wikipedia: Postbllok Memorial (EN)

335 meters / 4 minutes

Sight 6: Pyramid of Tirana

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The Pyramid of Tirana is a structure and former museum located in Tirana, the capital of Albania. It opened as a museum in 1988 and became a conference center in 1991 following the collapse of Communism. During the 1999 Kosovo War, the building was used as a NATO base. In 2018, a new project was unveiled that would turn the pyramid into a youth IT center for Creative Technologies with a focus on computer programming, robotics, and start ups under the name of TUMO Center Tirana. The renovated structure, transformed by MVRDV, was opened to the public in May 2023.

Wikipedia: Pyramid of Tirana (EN), Website

438 meters / 5 minutes

Sight 7: Rinia Park

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Rinia Park is the central public park of Tirana, Albania. Built in 1950 during the communist era, it covers an area of 2.98 hectares.

Wikipedia: Rinia Park (EN)

1591 meters / 19 minutes

Sight 8: Muzeu i Shkencave të Natyrës Sabiha Kasimati

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Natural Sciences Museum "Sabiha Kasimati" is a natural science museum in Tirana, Albania.

Wikipedia: Natural Sciences Museum Sabiha Kasimati (EN), Website

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