Welcome May! One of the most beautiful months in Tirana with delightful sunny days.
It’s the perfect weather to you enjoy the long walks in the parks of Tirana or taking short trips to the natural attractions of Tirana.
With the explosion of spring everywhere in Tirana, it seems that the best days are coming for tourism with the ease of the coronavirus restrictions.
The situation of COVID-19
The numbers have been declining and the vaccination campaign has gone very well. This month is expected to be vaccinated people working in the field of tourism, tour operators, to be ready to start the tourism season.
The situation seems optimistic but still we have to be vigilant, wear masks in public, keep physical distance and take care of hygiene.
Art and culture
For art lovers, museums and galleries are open and welcome visitors. Visits should be in line with coronavirus protection rules. You can see the new events here.
While theaters continue to show performances weekly livestreaming on their Facebook channels.
Official holidays in May
Orthodox Easter is celebrated on Sunday (May 2). Every year, believers participate in the Easter services at the Orthodox Cathedral of the Resurrection of Christ.
May 1 is Workers' Day and is a holiday in Albania, while May 5 is the day to commemorate the fallen martyrs of Albania.
May is the month where daily excursions start in the suburbs of Tirana. Tirana is surrounded by natural beauty in every village, you can visit waterfalls, canyons or lakes. In this link you will find a list of natural attractions of Tirana.
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Do not forget to participate in the seasonal photo competition #TiranaSpring2021! The competition closes at the end of May.
Stay safe and enjoy May in Tirana!