Specifics of the Peja Region (Cultural Heritage)

The Region of Peja includes Municipalities of Junik, Deçan, and Istog. These municipalities are rich in archeological and architectural heritage, which are protected and preserved since ancient times and indicate characteristics closely linked with history, landscapes formations and local materials. Protected historical sites are under the supervision of RCHC of Peja.Read more

This region also contains examples of movable heritage in various areas, as well as spiritual heritage, related to the local specifics of the daily life and is an indication of the culture, history and tradition of this region.
The region of Peja has identified 856 monuments of cultural and natural heritage, of which 29 are archeological sites, 74 sacral monuments, 736 monuments of profane and utilitarian nature, 7 movable heritage exhibits, 10 examples of spiritual heritage, 1 historical event, 7 natural landscapes and 6 trees.

Shrine of the Lady Hate

Shrine of the Lady Hate

Shrine of “Dada Hatë” belong to the the sacral objects of Islamic confesions.Every facade has a opening,exept a main were is a entrance.In interior of object is a tomb of Dada Hatë.Object is build of...

Stone mansion “Kulla” of Ali Bajraktari

Stone mansion “Kulla” of Ali Bajraktari

Stone mansion “Kulla” of Ali Bajraktari The stone mansion “Kulla” of Ali Bajraktari, a patriot of the Albanian National cause, is located in the stone mansion “Kulla” complex in the centre of the vil...

The Bajrakli Mosque

The Bajrakli Mosque

The Bajrakli Mosque was built on the core of the Old Bazaar in Peja, previously an open market, a characteristic of Albanian cities. The mosque was an endowment of Mehmet Fatih who also funded the Gra...

The Church of the Holly Lady

The Church of the Holly Lady

The Church dedicated to the Holly Lady is located in Bellopoja village, to the right of Pejë-Deçan road, built in the late 19th century. This Orthodox Church is a reconstruction carried out on the fou...

The Haxhi Zeka Mill complex

The Haxhi Zeka Mill complex

The Haxhi Zeka Mill complex The Haxhi Zeka Mill Complex is located in the northern part of the city, near the Old Market. The Mill complex, according to the cadastral records of 1934, was broad 45 ac...

The House of Emin Musa (Ehat Musa)

The House of Emin Musa (Ehat Musa)

The Residential house of Ehat (Emin) Musa is located in“Halil Kasapolli” street, no. 9 in Peja. The house as the elementary need for shelter and safety represents the fundamental base of all construct...

The House of National Hero Boro Vukmirovic

The House of National Hero Boro Vukmirovic

The Monument House of Boro Vukmirovic, located in the city of Peja, in “Karagaq” neighbourhood, at “Bukurest” street, no. 17, placed under legal protection since 1949, under decision no. v.E.K.1199/49...

The House of National hero Ramiz Sadiku

The House of National hero Ramiz Sadiku

Town of Peja is host to a 20th century house of special features, originally the home of Ramiz Sadiku’s family, situated in a street formerly named after him and now “Emrush Miftari” no. 181. It is no...

The mansion of Haki Spahiu

The mansion of Haki Spahiu

The mansion of Haki Spahiu The mansion GF+1 is part of Spahiu family complex, where besides the mansion, part of the residential complex were also some objects that are on the ground floor. The build...

The Mosque of Deçan

The Mosque of Deçan

The Mosque of Deçan The Kosovo-Deçan with its region represents a treasury wealth of cultural and historical monuments in different period’s time which are distinguished by the variety, quality and t...

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