Tushemisht is a settlement in the Korçë County, in southeastern Albania, located on the shores of Lake Ohrid.[1] It was part of the former Buçimas municipality. At the 2015 local government reform it became part of the municipality Pogradec.[2] The village is very close to the border with Republic of North Macedonia. It sits at an elevation of 841m.[3] Before the 2015 government reform the village was included in the Buçimas municipality.

Tushemisht is located in Albania
Coordinates: 40°54′1″N 20°43′9″E / 40.90028°N 20.71917°E / 40.90028; 20.71917Coordinates: 40°54′1″N 20°43′9″E / 40.90028°N 20.71917°E / 40.90028; 20.71917
Country Albania
Municipal unitBuçimas
841 m (2,759 ft)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Near Tushemisht
Zonja nga Qyteti

The village is shown in the Albanian movie Zonja nga qyteti (The lady from the city).

Notable peopleEdit


  1. ^ Location of Tushemisht
  2. ^ "Law nr. 115/2014" (PDF) (in Albanian). pp. 6372–6373. Retrieved 25 February 2022.
  3. ^ "Maps, Weather, and Airports for Tushemisht, Albania". www.fallingrain.com. Retrieved 2018-10-14.