The Natural Adventure Company’s Albanian Alps and Accursed Mountains self-guided walking holidays offer some truly breath-taking scenery and a chance to experience the best of of European hiking as it used to be through some of the last untamed natural locations and wilderness in Europe.
Even the journey to the heart of the Accursed Mountains is an integral part of the Albanian experience and includes a ride on the Koman Ferry which has been described as one of the world’s great boat journeys. The hikes include rugged mountain terrain but also take you through remote villages, beautiful valleys and alpine meadows surrounded by the majestic peaks of the Albanian Alps.
The Albanian Alps & Accursed Mountains
A tour for intrepid travelers who are eager to explore the Albanian Alps on their own. It combines scenic hikes for average fitness levels with the two most interesting cities in an 8-day tour. From historic Shkoder one starts with a tranquil ferry ride on the Koman Lake into the Accursed Mountains to visit two of the most remarkable valleys: Valbona and Theth – both dominated by towering mountains and traditional alpine houses.