Pogradec, Korçë County, Albania

🇦🇱 Pogradec is the eleventh most populous city of the Republic of Albania and the capital of the eponymous municipality. It is located on a narrow plain between two mountain chains along the south-western banks of the Lake of Ohrid. Its climate is profoundly influenced by a seasonal Mediterranean and Continental climate.

Pogradec and its surroundings were listed by UNESCO as a World Heritage Site as part of the natural and cultural heritage of the region of Ohrid. Nevertheless, the Illyrian Royal Tombs in the adjacent unit of Proptisht are on the Albanian tentative list for becoming a World Heritage Site.

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Pogradec has a population of over 61,530 people. Pogradec also forms part of the wider Korçë County which has a population of over 204,000 people. Pogradec is situated near Korçë.

Twin Towns, Sister Cities Pogradec has links with: 🇲🇰 Ohrid, North Macedonia; 🇩🇪 Wismar, Germany.

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