October is considered as late spring. The weather is perfect in Tirana, mostly with sunny days. It is a little bit cooler, but still fantastic for outdoor activities, walks, concerts in open areas etc. This is the most beautiful month of autumn so you can admire the riot of autumnal colours. Tirana parks change the colours from green to gold, red and yellow. To capture all these beautiful collage of colours, don’t forget to participate to #TiranaAutumn2017 Social Media photo Contest, which runs until 30 November. Who knows, maybe you will be the winner of this contest
The most preferred thing to do in October are outdoor activities, walking in the nature amid fallen leaves, while in weekends you can do picnics, or traveling in villages outside Tirana such as Pellumbas, Farka, etc. Tirana Half Marathon, planed in 15 October is the main massive sport event, which is organized for second time in Tirana, where hundreds of people, especially younger generation expected to participate.
Every day and every weekend you can be part of festivals and events organized not only by the Municipality, but also from different organizations in the city. The most popular event is Halloween. You can feel the atmosphere in Tirana’s streets where vendors are selling decorated pumpkins. There are many festivals organized in streets, in Trade Centers, and restaurant or bars, where people like to wear scary outfits and enjoy moments with friends.
The cultural life is so busy. The theatres, cinemas, operas are always the best thing to enjoy in evening. The calendar of these shows is published and you can choose where to go
Visiting museums and other attractions that Tirana offers is always suggested by Visit Tirana. Don’t forget to contact us for organizing half day tours for you, since we know our city very well, and we love to show you the best of Tirana.