Albania 4×4 Adventure 14 nights June/July 2020
- Semi-Independent travellers – 30th June 2020 meet at the Port of Ancona to set sail overnight for Durres, Albania.
- Independent Travellers – Meet in Durres, Albania on Wednesday 1st July 2020. May suit anyone who wishes to drive through the Balkans to meet the tour group.
- A unique trip for true adventurers
- Drive through canyons and river beds
- Negotiate rocky mountains and take in teh breath taking scenery
- A mix of wild camping and authentic Albanian accommodation
- Lead by a professional 4×4 and instructor
- Albanian & English speaking local guide included
- A ‘curious time-capsule’ as quoted by the Guardian
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Albania Overland 4×4 tour 14 nights 1st to 15th July 2020
The Albania Overland 4×4 tour is a unique trip for true adventurers as you will experience rugged routes and wild camping in some of the most remote parts of Europe.
By driving your 4×4 through canyons, river beds and negotiating rocky mountain trails, you will experience breathtaking scenery in a unique country.
In addition to wild camping, you will be staying in authentic Albanian accommodation. The tour will be lead by a professional 4×4 guide and instructor who has explored The Balkans on numerous occasions, while an Albanian and English speaking local guide will be supporting the group so that we get the most out of the trip.
This is your chance to experience a ‘curious time-capsule’ as quoted by the Guardian – Read the article here>>
For semi-Independent travellers – Meet at the Port of Ancona on 30th June 2020 to set sail overnight for Durres, Albania. YOU WILL NEED TO BOOK YOUR OWN FERRY CROSSINGS FROM AND TO ITALY.
For Independent Travellers – Meet in Durres, Albania on Wednesday 1st July 2020. This option may suit those who wish to drive through the Balkans to meet the tour group.
Albania Overland 4×4 tour 2020 Guided Tag Along Tour
Wednesday 1st July 2020 at 15:00hrs – Meet the group and local guide at our hotel accommodation near Durres
Thursday 2nd July 2020 and Friday 3rd July 2020 – Explore the alpine routes of northern Albania and enjoy 2 nights of wild camping
Saturday 4th July – Travel from Cermenika to Tirana
Sunday 5th July – Rest day in Tirana
Monday 6th July – Tirana to Mokra – Wild Camping
Tuesday 7th July – Mokra to Berat
Wednesday 8th July – Berat to Skrapar – Wild Camping
Thursday 9th July – Skrapar to Gjirokastra
Friday 10th July – Rest day in Gjirokastra (UNESCO World Heritage site)
Saturday 11th July – Gjirokastra to Zagoria – Wild Camping
Sunday 12th July – Zagoria to Nivica
Monday 13th July – Nivica to The Albanian Riviera
Tuesday 14th July – Rest day on the Albanian Riviera
Wednesday 15th July – Riviera to Igoumenitsa, Greece – Option for independent travellers to make their own way from this point.
Thursday 16th July – The fully escorted group will depart the accommodation for our sailing to Italy.
After disembarkation you can continue to explore Europe at your own pace or head home
Our routes will include river crossings, mountains passes and canyons. Also included are some overnight homestays with the opportunity to sample local life.
We will explore the North and South of Albania with its varied terrain and amazing scenery. You will also experience a mixture of wild camping and quirky Balkan hotels.
Safety and Communication
In order for us to communicate whilst on our adventures, I will supply a PMR Radio for each vehicle and the lead support vehicle will carry a SPOT Gen3 Satellite GPS tracker.
‘SPOT Gen3 gives you a critical, life-saving line of communication when you travel beyond the boundaries of cell service. The latest generation of award-winning SPOT devices, SPOT Gen3 lets family and friends know you’re okay, or if the worst should happen, sends emergency responders your GPS location – all with the push of a button. Add this rugged, pocket-sized device to your essential gear and stay connected wherever you roam. Long Live Adventure!’
If you have any questions please contact me via the link below or call 07444 595812