Culture & Floklore in Albania
Albanian Folklore is rich, diversified and with artistic values. It is a precious treasury inherited from generation to generation. It is rather vivid and continues to be enriched even nowadays. The Albanian folklore consists of literary, musical, choreographic and dramatic folklore. Polyphony is a southern Albanian tradition dating back to ancient Illyrian times, involving blending several independent vocal or instrumental parts. See Tirana, Durres, Vlora, Kruja, Saranda, Berat, and Shkoder! Visit Butrinti, and Gjirokastra, and three UNESCO World Heritage sites! Meet Albanian folk dance groups! Folk dance with local Albanian teachers!