Prishtina (Pristina) is the largest city in the country and the capital of the Republic of Kosovo. The municipality has 205.183 inhabitants (population date 31/12/2012).
The city is situated some 250 kilometres north-east of Tirana, 90 kilometres north of Skopje.
Prishtina (Pristina) is the heart of Kosovo due to its central location and its importance in finance, commerce, media, entertainment, arts, international trade, education, service, research and healthcare.
Accommodation – In Prishtina the price range for one night at a hostel/hotels starts from 15 Euros to 300 Euros per person.
Food – There are a variety of restaurants with something for everyone’s taste. On our guide you find most interesting traditional places to eat.
Daily budget: 10 Euros for backpackers (Hamburger 1 Euro, Coke 0.50 Cent, Small pizza 1.5 Euro). OF course there are a lot expensive and fancy places.
Transportation – Local transportation is very cheap, inside city routes are 0.30 Cent, also taxi is a good choice, price range starts from 1.5 Euros.
Suggested daily budget – 25-45 EUR (Note: This is a suggested budget assuming you’re staying in a hostel, eating out at fast food restaurants, and using local transportation. Using the budget tips below, you can always lower this number. However, if you stay in fancier accommodation or eat out at fancy places, expect this to be higher!)