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Peja Pass Lake in Theth
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Peja Pass Lake in Theth

TIRANA, October 31 Peja Pass Lake (Liqeni i Qafes se Pejes) is located in the upper part of ShalaValley on Thethi – Guci itinerary. An alternative name of the lake is Peshkeqe. Peja Pass is over 1,715 meters above the sea level, while the lake is situated at 1,619 meters above the sea level. The...

Hiking Trails in Albania where to Escape the Crowds
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Hiking Trails in Albania where to Escape the Crowds

TIRANA, March 19 Active Traveler, a website that guides adventure seekers and outdoor enthusiasts to the next active vacations shares a story about hiking trips in Albania. The article Escape the crowds: Hiking in Albania suggests locations in the southern and northern parts of the country. Reading Suggestion: Hiking in Albania and Walking Holidays The...

First Hiking Trail Inaugurated in Mirdita Region
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First Hiking Trail Inaugurated in Mirdita Region

TIRANA, October 9 Mirdita region is switching from copper to tourism and not has its first marked hiking route. The seven km long trail was inaugurated on Tuesday in Rubiku area. This is a joint initiative of Mirdita Municipality and Albania – Austria Partnership Marianne Graf and it is part of the local strategy on...

Long-Distance High Scardus Hiking Trail Inaugurated
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Long-Distance High Scardus Hiking Trail Inaugurated

TIRANA, August 13 From the mountain peaks of Shari to the Coast of Prespa Lake, avid hikers have now the chance to walk a new hiking route that spans for over 495 km. Adventure-seekers that want to explore the Balkans while walking long, long ways can now hit the High Scardus Trail. This newly marked...

Albania One of the World’s best 20 Countries for Adventure Seekers
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Albania One of the World’s best 20 Countries for Adventure Seekers

TIRANA, January 26 “Albania’s star has been rising, with more travelers each year wanting to explore its treasures,” the International Edition of the Guardian says in a recent article about the world’s 20 best adventure destinations for 2018. The article by the influential British paper features an appealing list of outdoor activities for all the...

New Hiking Trails Marked in Ohrid Lake Region
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New Hiking Trails Marked in Ohrid Lake Region

TIRANA, October 18 Ohrid Lake and the surrounding areas are known for the diverse landscapes and immense natural beauty perfect for nature lovers and adventure enthusiasts. The project on the region of Ohrid Lake is currently working together with partners, the local communities and other stakeholders for promoting the area and increasing accessibility. Lake Ohrid...

Tomorri Mountain Hiking Trails Expanded and Improved
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Tomorri Mountain Hiking Trails Expanded and Improved

TIRANA, June 1 The new tourist season was launched in Berat, one of the three UNESCO World Heritage Sites in Albania. Besides visits to the historic neighborhoods and museums o Berat, visitors can choose many other options especially the fans of adventure sports and great outdoors. New hiking trails were marked in Tomorri Mountain by...

New Long Distance Hiking Route Connects the Western Balkans from Slovenia to Macedonia
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New Long Distance Hiking Route Connects the Western Balkans from Slovenia to Macedonia

TIRANA, August 19 Crossing eight counties and almost 2000 km, new multi-stage route connects ancient trading routes over spectacular, wild mountain scenery This is not an original article by Invest in Albania. Click here in order to read the original post. The Via Dinarica ‘mega’ hiking trail runs nearly 2,000 kilometres and traverses the Western...