Dešat

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Dešat
Deshat-from-Bigor-Monastery.jpg
Highest point
Elevation2,375 m (7,792 ft)
Coordinates41°38′N 20°32′E / 41.63°N 20.54°E / 41.63; 20.54
Geography
Dešat is located in Albania
Dešat
Dešat
Dešat is located in Republic of North Macedonia
Dešat
Dešat
CountriesAlbania and North Macedonia

Dešat or Deshat (Macedonian: Дешат) is a mountain on the border between Albania and North Macedonia.[1] The mountain is characterised by its steep peaks: Mal and Golem Kërçinë and Velivar. The highest peak on the mountain, Velivar, 2,375 m (7,792 ft) above the sea level. Other significant peaks are: Deli Senica, and Suva Bara. Dešat also has deep river gorges, immense forests, and small glacial mountain lakes. The nearest town from the Albanian side is Peshkopi and from the Macedonian side is Debar.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Pandi Geço (1959). Shqipëria: pamje fiziko-ekonomike. Tekst për Fakultetin e histori-filologijsë dhe Fakultetin ekonomik. Mihal Duri. p. 14.