Albania is an amazing country that provides for the tourist many activities. One of them is hiking the mountains. Albania’s beautiful landscape has made possible to hike in the most beautiful mountains. Even though Albania has the most beautiful Alps in Balkans it also has other mountains that are not part of the Alps and are high and beautiful. In this article, we are going to show you our best hiking tours.
Hiking Tours in Northern Albania
Albania Hiking Tour combines walking with cultural discovery. In this way, you can experience the best of Albania’s nature and culture. Albania Hiking Tours will immerse you in the local traditions of Albania’s highlands as we walk through the National Parks of Valbona and Theth. The walks are of moderate difficulty so the tour is great for many travelers. We will also get the chance to visit the town of Prizren in Kosovo. Another highlight is the UNESCO city of Berat which dates from the 4th century BC. Albanians know Berat as the city of ‘Thousand Windows’ because if it’s a distinctive Ottoman architectural style.
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Trekking the Hidden Trails of Albania
This includes 8 Day hiking tours in Albania. In Albania Trekking Tour we follow some of the least explored trails of the Northern Albanian Alps. It is a great tour for experienced travelers who would enjoy the beauty of Alpine Pastures. Even though we provide blankets and mattresses in the huts, you might feel more comfortable bringing your sleeping bag.
If you want to experience some undiscovered paths in Balkans we suggest you book this tour with us.
Hiking Tours of Albania’s National Parks
This is a 9-day hiking tour of Albania. Join Albania National Parks Tour and enjoy the best of Albania’s natural beauty. Explore the Theth, Valbona national parks, as well as the Gashi River Reserve. Also, this 9-day tour will take you through the historic towns of Prizren, Berat, Durrës, Kruja, and Tirana.
If you want to explore Albania’s National Parks then this tour is for you.
Albania & Kosovo Hiking and Climbing Tours
Albania & Kosovo Hiking Tours will take you through some of the most breathtaking landscapes of these two countries. You will hike their highest mountains, take a ferry ride along beautiful Koman Lake, and zip-line over the Rugova River. In conclusion, you will end each day’s adventure by meeting the locals. Also enjoying the wonderful food they have to offer.
If you would like to experience two countries while in Albania or Kosovo then this tour is for you! Book Now!
Peaks of the Balkans Walking Tour
We will begin with a guided walk in Tirana, the capital of Albania.
This day tour of Tirana offers you a different insight into the capital of Albania. Tirana is a city full of energy and adventure.
The more time you spend walking the streets of the city, the more experiences you will stumble upon.
Then, we will take a boat tour of Koman Lake. In the lake are built 3 hydroelectric power plants, which produce about 70 % of Albania’s electric needs.
Bradt Guides consider it “One of the world’s great boat trips”.
From the quaint village of Tropoje, we follow the shepherd’s trails up to Sylbice Alpine Huts. There you feel like you are truly among the stars.
In the next few days, we will explore the alpine pastures of Kosovo and Montenegro, before a return to Albania.
The mountain-ridge walks between the Valbona Valley and Theth Valley epitomize the Peaks of the Balkans tour.
There, at the altitude of 1815 m, you can see the panorama of both valleys before you. Both peaks are considered the miracle of the Alps.
This is going to be a spectacular journey for you.
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