Best Camping Experience in Albania

Best Camping Experience in Albania

Dhermi Kolektiv camping

‘How many things I have no need of”. These are Socrates’ words that we repeat anytime we pack for our vacations.  But if you are a person with small needs looking for adventure and an authentic experience in Albania, camping is the best option for you.

Camping is the best and cheapest way of exploring Albania if you’re traveling in a budget. There are many campsites in Albania located all over the country and near to the must-visit destinations. They make an affordable option for backpackers, for tourists on road or motorcycle trips and even for solo travelers. Here’s a list of all the available campsites in Albania. They are divided depending on tourism regions. In many cases, you can find short reviews made recently by foreign tourists. The list includes campsites that you can’t find online. 

Campsites in the Adriatic-Ionian Coastline

Lukova camping

Credit: Gate to Horizon Bio Camping Lukove

This list includes campsites located in beach areas or a short distance from the sea from Velipoja to Ksamil

Camping Clandestino, Velipoja, Baks-Rrjoll Road close to Viluni Lagoon: “Super chill campsite and super nice staff!”

Camping Riviera Shengjin: “It is a nice place, very friendly boss, and cheap price.”

Hotel Camping Mali i Robit, Golem, Durres

Kamping Pa Emer, Karpen-Golem: “The road there is true Balkan style, but camping there is well worth it.”

Camping Elvis, Fier

Camping Vlora, Radhima: “Beautiful Campsite on the Beach nice facilities and excellent value €5 per night tent & 1 person including Moto.”

Camper Beach Baro, Orikum Vlora

Camping Llogara

Kolektiv Camping Drymades, Dhermi

Camping Olive Garden, Dhermi

The Sea Turtle Camping Dhermi: “Perfect for the backpackers, families, and everyone in between. Great facilities, and a very cool bar at the front!”

Totoreto Camping, Dhermi

Camp Paradise, Dhermi: “Do not miss dinner, the food is excellent.”

Eco Camping, Dhermi: “oh…psst, you should not know about this place.”

Gjipe Eco Camp Ground, Gjipe beach

Shkolla Hostel, Vuno: “Super chilled but very basic place, a paradise for people with small needs.”

Vuno Camping on Jali Road

Kampingu Jal: “Great experience sleeping in the tents.Also a cheap traditional restaurant nearby. Recommended if you don’t want to spend a lot.”

Moskato Livadh Beach

Camping Livadh: “Cute campsite in the middle of ancient olive plants, just across the main Himara beach.”

Camping Kranea Livadh: “Staff is very nice, located directly at the beach, super clean and modern sanitary facilities.”

Nashos Camping, Livadh: “A clean, pleasant, clean sea and friendly staff. I’ll be back.”

Pine Side Camp, Himara

Campinger Himara, near the seaport

Kamping Himara

One Way Camping Qeparo

Star Camp, Qeparo

Tranquil Tents, Borsh: “Nice and quiet place, with extraordinary people…”

Gate to Horizon Bio Camping Lukova: “Absolutely amazing camping.”

High camping and parking, Lukova

Camping Ecuador Saranda

Saranda Camping Riverside: “The location is perfect, the sites are easy to reach if you are on foot, bicycle or driving.”

Camping Sunset Ksamil

Ksamil Caravan Camping: “This campsite does not have a view of the beautiful beaches but doesn’t let that put you off, this campsite is a gem.”

Gaci’s camping Ksamil: “Nice little camping ground for a stay. We were with the Motorbike and we had a good time with the owner and his neighbors.”

Campsites in Northern Albania

Lumi i Shales

Credit: Eko Mendje

Free Camping Place, Blini Park, Shala River through Koman Lake

Camping Gjergj Harusha, Theth

Camping Curraj Eperm, Curraj

Camping Legjenda Shkodra: “Crazy good camping! The pool at Night makes the heat at day disappear.”

Lake Shkodra Resort

Bio Farm Reci, Dibra, Zall-Dardhe to Zall Rec Road: “Beautiful view, nice people, and ingenious goat cheese.”

Campeggio Kapxhiu, Peshkopi, on the Road to the thermal baths: “Absolutely friendly host, nice little campground in an orchard. Quiet, NO RUBBISH, clean bathroom, cheap prices.”

Campsites in Tirana – Elbasan Area

camping Tirana

Camping Tirana: Kashar, Kusi Lake: “Good facilities and manager friendly and helpful. Great value for money.”

Camping Agri-Tourism Huqi Maminas

Rulot Camping Shebenik-Jabllanica National Park

Bar Camping Landi: Elbasan

Camping AgroTourism Paja, Dumre, Marinez-Belsh Road

Campsites in Berat

Best Caravan Camping, Berat, Poshnje In front of Cobo Winery: “Nice place, good food, cheap.
Everything I want from camping.”

Camping Villa Juri, Berat: “Very good camping and bed and breakfast in the center of Berat.”

Campsites in Pogradec – Lin, along Lake Ohrid coast

Pogradec camping Erlin

Credit: Erlin Beach Camping

Camping Arbi, Drilon-Pogradec: “The best camping on our trip. Clean, pretty and quiet. Amazing food (try the Korani fish) and the owners are super-nice.”

Bio Camping Pogradec

Camping Peshku, Hudenisht, Pogradec

Restorant Camping Rei, Lin-Pogradec Road

Camping Beach Erlin, Close to Lin-Pogradec Road

Hotel Camping Lin, Lin Village: “Very nice place with an awesome panoramic view of Ohrid Lake.”

Camping in Gjirokastra – Permet – Leskovik

Permet Albturist camping

Credit: Albturist Permet

Camping Gjirokaster, Valare Road: “Very nice campground in a scenic landscape. Best bathrooms we have seen in Albania after two weeks!”

Camping Cajupi

Albturist Permet: “I strongly recommend to stop in this beautiful place. Very close to the thermal baths of Benja”

Camping Farma Sotira, Leskovik

Photo Credit: Kolektiv Camping Dhermi


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