Active and Fun Adventure in Albania

Adventure Overview

A full pack adventure in land and in sea with an absolute picturesque surroundings that you’ll surely admire. Hiking in the paths of a historical place, a wild and adventurous canyoning experience, stand up paddle and kayaking in the clear waters of Albania and more! Let your adventurous soul wander and let us take you here!

 

Departure Date

  • October 8 – 14, 2021

 

Price

  • Based on two people sharing: AED 6,900
  • Single Supplement: AED 500
Itinerary

 

Day 1: See you in Tirana Airport!

Upon arrival, one of our representatives will pick you up at the airport and transfer you to your hotel in the city of Vlora in Albania. Rest your body today before preparing for next day’s full pack adventure!

During the evening, you will be taken to dinner in one of the famous restaurants in Lungamore.

Meals: Dinner

 

Day 2: Hiking Caesar Trail

After breakfast, we start journeying towards where the hiking trail starts which is the Llogarta National Park, the driving time will be 40 minutes approximately.

Upon arrival we will start our hiking trail called Caesar trail starting from Llogarta National Park 800 m altitude. The reason why it’s called this name is because Julius Caesar has passed through it.

Once you reach the top, in front of you will be the wonderful view of Karaburun Peninsula and the Greek islands, one of the famous, Corfu Island.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

 

Day 3: Canyoning and Climbing Adventure

After breakfast, we will drive to our destination which will take 15 minutes to the starting point of canyoning, we will enjoy the wonderful panoramas of the south Riviera.

Before we begin to descend the canyon, we will be equipped with all the equipment needed and will take all the necessary instructions to carry out this activity. We will be walking for 3 hours and we will do 8 descends with rope in altitude ranging from 6 – 15 meters.

After we descend all the canyon we can relax and enjoy the virgin beach of Gjipe. The beach and canyon of Gjipe, which is otherwise called as “The Gods Garden” or it can certainly be nominated as one of the pearls of the Albanian coastline, is another destination of ours. The sandy beach of Gjipe is one of the most stunning ones which progresses further with a complete rocky coast. It is a great opportunity for adventure lovers to practice sports like rock climbing.

Note: For those who want to continue the adventure, they can climb in one of many itineraries created by Albania Adventure team, in one of the most spectacular areas in the world, Gjipe.

After finishing our adventure, to reach the national road, we will do an amazing 4×4 segment. The sea panorama on our left, will make this trip unforgettable.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

 

Day 4: Free Day / Rest Day

Good Morning! We know that you are all tired from the last 2 days of adventurous yet fun activities that we did, so we opt this day for you to relax and enjoy the amazing beach of Dhermi. Free day at your own leisure!

Meals: Breakfast

 

Day 5: Visit Porto Palermo and Stand up Paddle on Wild Bay

After breakfast, we will depart towards the Porto Palermo with 4×4 cars. We will start exploring the island with 4×4 car, looking many bunkers build from the volunteers’ forces during the dictatorship.

We will walk to the final meters to explore this highly interesting piece of history, the submarine gates. This image gives the feeling to be in one of the films of James Bond.

After all the exploration in a 4×4 car, we will be visiting the wild bay with a stand up paddle. Yes you heard it right! It’s totally exciting and full of fun where we will be visiting different small beaches.

Stand up Paddle is a 16ft-giant-inflatable board that can float up to 8 people, all you have to do is stand up and paddle and have a lot of fun!

After having lunch in a very nice restaurant on the peninsula we will visit the Porto Palermo Castle. This Castle was built in honor of Ali Pasha’s new wife Vasiliqia, whose he gifted it. It is located in a very nice position in the peninsula of Porto Palermo (in antiquity known as Panorma’s bay).

After our all day exploration of Porto Palermo we will go in the direction of Gjirokastra town.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

 

Day 6: Going back to Tirana City – Free Day

After breakfast, we will move back to Tirana city. Upon arrival, we will check in to our hotel and have some rest or even explore the city as you like. Explore Tirana’s food or even go shopping! Today is served as your free day to enjoy before we go back home tomorrow!

Meals: Breakfast

 

Day 7: No Goodbyes, Just See you Soon!

Together, we will be transferred to the airport to return to our beloved homes after going through an experience that remains in our memory, with an enjoyable journey and beyond imagination.

Meals: Breakfast

Included

  • Accommodation
  • All land transportation
  • Meals stated on the itinerary
  • All activities mentioned on the itinerary
  • Professional Guides
Excluded

  • Flight Ticket
  • Travel Insurance
  • Visa (If needed)
The Leader

Ms Shamma Almansoori

Q&A

What’s the best currency to bring?

The best currency to bring is Euros.

 

Can I use my credit card?

During our trip, not in all areas you can use a credit card so better have some cash in you as well.

 

What will the weather be like?

The weather in October is perfect ranging from 25 – 19 degrees Celsius.

 

What should I bring?

We will send you a list of personal needs and dress code required for travel.

 

Do I need Visa?

Emirati Citizens: You may travel even without any visa.

Other Nationalities: Kindly check with your local embassy. Or you may contact the following:

Embassy of Albania: 02 658 2505

 

Will there be Wi-Fi access in most areas?

Yes, your accommodation which is the hotel has and restaurants.

 

Which flight should I book?