£3,795.00

Albania 4×4 Adventure 16 nights June/July 2020

  • Fully escorted from the UK to Albania. We will set off from the UK on Sunday 28th June and make our way through mainland Europe to the Port of Ancona, Italy. Travel and accommodation costs for this part of the expedition are not included, but I can give advice.
  • Semi-Independent travellers – 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.
  • Explore an amazing country
  • Unique tracks with amazing views and photo opportunities
  • Wild camping and quirky hotels
  • Step back in time
  • Chance to sample the local cuisine
  • Includes ferry from and return from  Italy to Durres, Albania and Igoumenitsa, Greece to Italy (Venice or Ancona)
  • Lead by professional 4×4 guide and instructor. Including local guide in Albania.
  • Fully equipped lead vehicles to ensure you and your vehicle stay safe

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Description

Albania Overland 4×4 tour 2020 Guided Tag Along Tour

We will discover authentic Albania on this adventurous 4×4 overland tag along tour.

There are a number of options to get to the starting point in Ancona or Durres.

  • Fully escorted from the UK to Albania. We will set off from the UK on Sunday 28th June and make our way through mainland Europe to the Port of Ancona, Italy. Travel and accommodation costs for this part of the expedition are not included, but I can give advice.
  • Semi-Independent travellers – 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.

What’s the itinerary?

Tuesday 1st July 2020

19:00hrs We will meet at the Port and prepare for the 22:00hrs sailing to Durres, Albania.

Wednesday 2nd July 2020

15:00hrs Disembark ferry. After meeting the local guide we will head to our first night in Hotel accommodation.

Thursday 3rd July 2020 to Monday 6th July 2020 – We explore the North of Albania including Theth, Lake Shkoder and the alpine scenery that this region has to offer.

Tuesday 7th July 2020 to Tuesday 14th July 2020 – Central and South Albania including UNESCO WORLD HERITAGE SITES such as Berat, Gjirokaster . Routes will include river crossing, mountains passes, canyons. We will also include overnight homestays where we are greeted with local food and culture.

Wednesday 15th July 2020 – Cross into mainland Greece for our sailing to Ancona or Venice (TBC). After disembarkation you can continue to explore Europe at your own pace or head home.

We will explore the North and South of Albania with its varied terrain and amazing scenery. You will experience a mixture of wild camping, home stays and quirky Balkan hotels. This trip is for those with an adventurous spirit.

What about my vehicle?

Your vehicle should have All terrain Tyres, low range and be well maintained and serviced.

I can’t make the whole trip. Is there another option?

14 nights in Albania experiencing some of the best rugged terrain driving in Europe and the culture of this wonderful country.

* an 8 night option will also be available for those with limited time. I can also offer fly drive – email for details

Routes and costs will be flexible to take account of weather, conditions, etc.

Contact me if you have any questions.

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