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For all of you who want to explore Albania with 4 x 4 vehicles, this is the ideal place to make an off-road adventure. The adventure will start from the center of Albania to climbing up high in the Alps and then down to the amazing Albanian Riviera. The off-road adventure in Albania will be a unique experience, where often we will feel ourselves far from humanity, exploring its wild world yet unexplored, visits to numerous churches, temples, of thousands of colors, and archaeological sites listed as World Heritage of UNESCO.

For all of you who want to explore Albania with 4 x 4 vehicles, this is the ideal place to make an off-road adventure. The adventure will start from the center of Albania to climbing up high in the Alps and then down to the amazing Albanian Riviera. The off-road adventure in Albania will be a unique experience, where often we will feel ourselves far from humanity, exploring its wild world yet unexplored, visits to numerous churches, temples, of thousands of colors, and archaeological sites listed as World Heritage of UNESCO.

Itineraries

Day 1

Tirana Airport -Tirana

Met with our guide airport towards Tirana, where we will accommodate. Later we will move along with our 4 x 4 means, about 50 km northwest of Tirana where we will test our cars in an off-road territory, cc tour of Tirana. Overnight at Hotel White Dream Tirana

Day 2

Tirana – Theth

After breakfast, once we have made our bags, we will start our adventure to the northern valley of Theth, a trip which will be done through internal roads that are old, since the period of communism. Around midday, we will have approached the Albanian northern coast where we will have lunch in a simple, sea line, fishermen restaurant. Afternoon, we will pass through Buna’s river’s bridge and after we passed the town of Shkodra we will begin climbing towards the valley of Boga to arrive so in the Neck of Thore, from where we will continue the descent towards the valley of Theth. Theth is called by foreign tourists “Europe’s Last Paradise”. The village is located in the northern part of Shala’s valley, between the Alps with a rare beauty. Overnight and Dinner at Paulin Polia Guesthouse.

Day 3

Theth – Rubik

Once we eat breakfast, our tour will continue along the valley of Theth, following for about 2 hours the river of Shala, and climbing after the mountain of Shoshi. This road has at least 30 years that nobody takes care of. We will eat lunch lakeside in Shkodra, which is the largest lake on the Balkan Peninsula and is counted as one of the oldest lakes in the world. In the afternoon we will continue to follow the old roads between the villages, also following Mat River, which will lead us to the small town of Rubik, where we will accommodate for this night at Hotel Marub

Day 4

Rubik – National Park of Lura – Peshkopi

In the morning we will leave Rubik and after we have traversed Mirdita’s district, we will step into Lura’s National Park, which lies in the highland of Lura and occupies an area of 1300 ha. The territory of the park of Lura is very rugged by a row of mountain streams where the most popular are Seta, Uraka, Malla of Lura. The beauty of this park is its 14 lakes, which are glacial lakes. Lunch will be prepared by ourselves, a delicious barbecue. In the afternoon we will leave the park for addressing the city of Peshkopi, where we will accommodate. Overnight at Hotel Plaza

Day 5

Your Plan

After Breakfast departure will be very early, as this will be the longest journey throughout your adventure in Albania. The road from Peshkopi to Bulqize will be harsh and often we will find traces of the off-road tours that our guides have made so far as this area is the best one for training and testing 4 x 4 vehicles. This day will pass along the old trails, a part of Albania which is now been abandoned for decades. There will be endless hours on this trip where we almost are not going to meet anyone. Around midday, between the mountains, we will stop for lunch, and also we can visit a masjid, a place of worship for Bektashi religion. In the afternoon, we will go down from Biza field towards Librazhdi city where the ground will be friendlier for a long time. In the late afternoon, we will have approached the city of Pogradec, where Ohrid Lake will have accompanied us for a long time. In Pogradec, we will stay in a lakeside hotel restaurant to enjoy the fresh trout, the endemic fish of Ohrid Lake. Overnight at Hotel 4*

Day 6

Pogradec – Permet

After breakfast, once we have passed the city of Korca, we will travel southeast Albania, across villages and cities, where few people live now. Here it seems as if time has stopped, the roads in this part of Albania are still those of the dictatorship. We will pass through the mountains and hills that are more peaceful than those in northern Albania. In the afternoon, as soon as we arrive in Permet we can visit the thermal baths, very famous in the city. These are also known as thermal baths of Benje. There are 6 springs at the foot of the massive rocks, on both sides of the Lengarice River. These waters with a sulfur base have very high curative effects, from which 4 sources are used for chronic rheumatism, the other one for stomach diseases, and the last for skin disease. Benje thermal waters have a temperature of 26-32 ° C. Accommodation in a hotel-Villa Permet in the city of Permet.

Day 7

Permet – Tepelen – Jale

After breakfast, we will be leaving towards Tepelena, along a road with fantastic landscapes. From Tepelene we will leave the city to enter between the mountains through paths that snake towards the coast, which we will only reach late in the afternoon. Around midday, after we have passed along the river bed, which lies deep within the canyon, we will have reached Kuci’s Buronjas. Lunch will be prepared by ourselves, barbecue and then we will again lead upward where after we arrive at the water’s tank we will begin the descent towards the Ionian coast. Here the off-road paths finish following later by a paved road that stretches along the coast to the seaside village of Jale.Accommodation in a seaside hotel restaurant.

Day 8

Jale – Cape of Gjuhez – Vlore

After breakfast, we will be leaving towards the canyon and the famous Bay of Gjipea named differently as the “Garden of the Gods”. After a short visit to this southern pearl, we will go up to the neck of Llogara 1027 m above the sea, which offers a breathtaking view. Then we will continue the descent on the other side, along the National Park of Llogara. Shortly before noon, our off-road adventure will continue twisting inside the Karaburun Peninsula, one of the most hostile and wild places for adventurers trekking. The entire peninsula is uninhabited, except for any shepherd we can see rarely. After 2 hours off-road, the route will increasingly continue to deteriorate and the last 1 hour and 30 min will really be an off-road adventure, to arrive so at the most western point of Albania territory, in the Cape of Gjuhez. This place offers the strangest landscape and terrain that you may have ever seen. Later in the afternoon, we will come out from the peninsula to go towards the coastal city of Vlora, where we will accommodate.

Day 9

Vlore – “Nene Tereza” Airport

Depending on your flight schedule we will depart to ” Nene Tereza ” Airport.

  • 7 nights Hotels 4* BB as per program, professional English, German, Italian, French, Russian, Spanish  speaking guide throughout the tour, 6 dinners,1-night folk live music show,

  • 4 pax in one jeep, 1 extra jeep for our guide and/tour leader, all the other transfers, picnic equipment. Fuel, expenses for our guide/ All taxes
    Note: for the clients who want to use 2 or 3 persons in one jeep will be an extra charge

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