Currency & Prices

Currency

For buying you can pay in the national currency LEK or in EURO. Additionally, you have to be careful regarding the exchange rate of the currency. Since the euro fluctuates daily you have to check it and better make your transaction at ATMs or Banks. You should take with yourself enough cash since the use of credits and debits brings low improvement. However you can use credit cards in some big hotels and shops.

Here we present some Banks & ATM’s location:

Price level

You should be prior informed about prices in restaurants and supermarkets. Kindly find prices for different products and dishes.

Prices in supermarkets:

  • Milk (1 litre) 1.50€ 200 lek
  • Local cheese (1 k) 5.00€ 700 lek
  • Water 1.5 litre bottle 0.60€ 100 lek
  • Domestic Beer (0.5 litre bottle) 0.70€ 100 lek
  • Raki/ouzo 0.5 litre 2.85€ 400 lek
  • Apples 1 kg 1.00€ 140 lek
  • Pack of cigarettes 2.00€ 280 lek

Prices in restaurants:

  • Cappuccino (normal) 1.00€ 140 lek
  • Espresso single 0.71€ 100 lek
  • Coca–cola 1.07€ 150 lek
  • Water 0.75 litre 1.07€ 150 lek
  • Risotto sea food 4.28€ 600 lek
  • Fish soup 2.85€ 400 lek
  • Spaghetti with sea fruits 4.28€ 600 lek

* Note: currency 1 Euro is approximately 136 LEK