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.
Why choose a self-guided walking holiday in Albania?
Albania is one of the few countries in Europe which still excites as an exotic destination. Nearly untouched by Western civilization, the country is rich in traditions and culture, and has a lot to offer. Exploring Albania with a self-guided walking holiday will give you a chance to experience people’s hospitality and enjoy spectacular scenery. The lower costs (compared to other European countries) is only a bonus to what will certainly be an epic holiday!
Perhaps the only company which offers private en-suite accommodation for Albania!
We take pride in hand-picking the hotels we offer on each of our holidays and Albania is no exception. We’re probably the only company which offers private rooms which means you do not have to share a bathroom with total strangers. Each hotel and guest house we’ve added to our holidays in Albania is monitored by a representative of our company to ensure you’ll make the most of your holiday!