Shëngjin is a growing destination site, well known for its beaches and resort accommodations.
Shëngjin is a coastal town in the Lezha District, northwestern Albania. Shëngjin is a growing destination site, well known for its beaches and resort accommodations. Shëngjin is one of many cities within the District of Lezhë and is home to one of Albania’s entry ports, Port of Shëngjin. Shëngjn’s economy is focused around two major industries: seaport and tourism. In Shengjin there are excellent beautiful beaches, on which you can take a long walk, enjoying the beautiful natural scenery. Pines are everywhere here and create a unique atmosphere, a combination of sea and pine air helps you to relax. Shengjin’s district, Lezhe, has thousands of years of history that has provided this beach city with a unique Mediterranean culture. Home to some of the most historic and heroic moments in Albania’s history, the Lezhe district has become well known for its history as much as its sandy coastline. The people of Shengjin, like the rest of the people of Albania, are known for their hospitality.
What to see
Beaches - Shengjin’s coastline offers a great beach experience with great views to the Adriatic Sea.
Rana e Hedhun - This is a undeveloped stretch of coastline just north of the city well known for its sand dunes and seascape near the mountain ridge.
Kune & Vain (Laguna) - Located just south of the city, this area is well known for its natural beauty and wildlife.
Mountains - The surrounding mountain ridge provides great views to the sea as well as the city