Theth National Park

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Theth National Park
Theth Radohima MajaArapit.jpg
Maja Arapit Peak
Location Northern Albania
Nearest city Koplik
Area 2,630 ha

Theth National Park (Albanian:Parku Kombëtar i Thethit) is a national park in extreme northern Albania declared by government decree in 1966.[1] It covers an area of 2,630 hectares and is located along the Theth River. The main attractions in the park are the Grunas Waterfall and the Lock-in Tower.[1]

Waterfall in Thethi

Valbonë Valley National Park is adjacent to it and was declared a national park in 1996.[2] It is proposed that the two parks, along with the areas in Montenegro and Kosovo[a] form a tri-border Bjeshket e Nemuna National Park.[3]

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a. ^ Kosovo is the subject of a territorial dispute between the Republic of Serbia and the Republic of Kosovo. The latter declared independence on 17 February 2008, but Serbia continues to claim it as part of its own sovereign territory. Kosovo's independence has been recognised by 108 out of 193 United Nations member states.


  1. ^ a b Thethi-Guide. "Historia e Parkut Kombetar Theth" (in Albanian). Retrieved 28 July 2010. 
  2. ^ Albanian National Agency of Tourism. "Valbona Valley National Park" (in Albanian). Retrieved 28 July 2010. [dead link][dead link]
  3. ^ Sulejmani, Edlira. "Bashkepunimi rajonal bisedime per nje park kombetar shqiptaro-kosovaro-malazez". Alsattv (in Albanian). Retrieved 28 July 2010. [dead link][dead link]

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Coordinates: 42°24′00″N 19°46′48″E / 42.40000°N 19.78000°E / 42.40000; 19.78000