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Day 1 - 24 Aug 2020

Tirana International Airport

, Tirana International Airport

Content: We landed in Tirana Airport. After you get out of the airport you will see yellow taxi cars that can take you to your hotel.

Location: Kamëz

Day 1 - 24 Aug 2020

Hotel Britania

Kamëz, Hotel Britania
Kamëz, Hotel Britania

Content: We stayed at this exquisite place a little outside of town. The price was around $30 per night. The room was spacious, the hotel staff was very helpful and breakfast was good.

Bar Piceri Vila 23

Kamëz, Bar Piceri Vila 23
Kamëz, Bar Piceri Vila 23
Kamëz, Bar Piceri Vila 23

Content: After we checked in to our hotel we decided to find a restaurant for dinner. We came across this restaurant online, it had great reviews. We ordered pizza and 2 Frappuccinos, it was absolutely delicious. We highly recommend this restaurant,

Location: Tirana

Day 2 - 25 Aug 2020

Bus station

Tirana, Bus station
Tirana, Bus station

Content: Day 2 was a travelling day as well. We came to the bus station and bought 2 tickets to Shkoder. It is cheaper to go by bus, but you can also rent a private taxi.

Location: Mar' Lula

Day 2 - 25 Aug 2020

Hotel Floga

Mar' Lula, Hotel Floga

Content: We arrived to Shkoder and checked in to our hotel. Our room was very nice with a balcony and a nice view of the mountains. The staff at the hotel helped us to organize the Jeep to go to the mountains, because there is no bias to go there.

Location: Shkodër

Day 2 - 25 Aug 2020

Pasta E Vino

Shkodër, Pasta E Vino
Shkodër, Pasta E Vino

Content: For lunch we went to this restaurant, we had pasta and salad. The food was really delicious. The prices are more western though, but definitely worth it.

Location: Mar' Lula

Day 3 - 26 Aug 2020

Hotel Floga

Mar' Lula, Hotel Floga
Mar' Lula, Hotel Floga
Mar' Lula, Hotel Floga

Content: The staff at the hotel helped us hire a local Jeep that takes people to Theth. The trip is about 2 hours long.

Location: Theth

Day 3 - 26 Aug 2020

Guesthouse Gjin Thana

Theth, Guesthouse Gjin Thana
Theth, Guesthouse Gjin Thana

Content: We arrived to our best house. There are many guesthouses in Theth, but we chose ours because of it location, which is close to the trail to Volbona and the view. The price per night was €30. The owners offer dinner. We decided to have dinner at our guest house, because there is only one restaurant in town and it's quite expensive. Dinner at the guest house cost us €20.

Location: Fushe -Thethi

Day 3 - 26 Aug 2020

Kisha e Thethit

Fushe -Thethi, Kisha e Thethit

Content: On our way to Blue Eye we stopped by this iconic church. It was under construction when we were there. But the view is gorgeous.

Location: Kaprre e Gimajve

Day 3 - 26 Aug 2020

Blue Eye Theth

Kaprre e Gimajve, Blue Eye Theth
Kaprre e Gimajve, Blue Eye Theth

Content: After checking in to our hotel we decided to go hiking to Blue Eye. It took us 6 hours roundtrip. However you can drive to a certain point, before the blue eye. It is the place where mini tour buses bring people fore the day. So if you don't feel like walking for 6 ours, you can go by mini bus.

Location: Shkodër

Day 3 - 26 Aug 2020

Waterfall Theth

Shkodër, Waterfall Theth
Shkodër, Waterfall Theth

Content: On our way from Blue eye we went to Theth Waterfall. It an amazing place, a little up the hill. You can stop by the waterfall on your way to the blue eye as well.

Location: Theth

Day 4 - 27 Aug 2020

Theth

Theth, Theth
Theth, Theth
Theth, Theth
Theth, Theth
Theth, Theth

Content: This morning we woke up had breakfast at our awesome guest house and went on another famous hike. This was the hike from Theth to Volbona. It took us 10 hours to get to our guest house in Volbona, but it definitely worth it! On your way there will be several places where you can rest, buy a drink or food. But make sure you are wearing comfortable shoes, have enough water and snacks, and have sunscreen, it gets really hot during summer days.

Location: Tropojë

Day 4 - 27 Aug 2020

Bujtina Malaj(Në te bukuren Valbonë)

Tropojë, Bujtina Malaj(Në te bukuren Valbonë)
Tropojë, Bujtina Malaj(Në te bukuren Valbonë)

Content: We finally checked in to our guest house. We chose this guest house because the price was good. At that time it was about $30, plus the owner was super nice and upgraded our room. The hotel is quite new, located near by the trailhead to the woods. The owner cooked us dinner and we were satisfied with our stay.

Location: Tropojë

Day 5 - 28 Aug 2020

Bujtina Malaj(Në te bukuren Valbonë)

Tropojë, Bujtina Malaj(Në te bukuren Valbonë)
Tropojë, Bujtina Malaj(Në te bukuren Valbonë)

Content: We had breakfast at our hotel in the morning and decided to go on another hike. Breakfast was really good, the view was amazing, that's another reason we stayed at this guest house.

Location: Malësi e Madhe District

Day 5 - 28 Aug 2020

Maja Jezercë

Malësi e Madhe District, Maja Jezercë
Malësi e Madhe District, Maja Jezercë
Malësi e Madhe District, Maja Jezercë

Content: We made it to the top of the mountain! This view is a must to see if you are coming to Volbona. The hike is not easy, be prepared. It took us 7 hours roundtrip, but we were tired, there is a chance you can make it faster. Please, make sure you have enough water and food.

Location: Valbonë

Day 6 - 29 Aug 2020

Valbonë

Valbonë, Valbonë

Content: In order to get back to Tirana we hired our owner of the guest house to take us to the ferry, that takes us to Komani Lake Terminal First.

Location: Fierza

Day 6 - 29 Aug 2020

Ferry Terminal

Fierza, Ferry Terminal
Fierza, Ferry Terminal
Fierza, Ferry Terminal

Content: Taking a ferry is a very convenient way to get to Shkoder. The ticket costs 1000 Lek. The ride was very beautiful , they also sell some snacks and coffee on board. Make sure to wear a jacket, it is a little chilly in the morning.

Location: Koman

Day 6 - 29 Aug 2020

Komani Lake Ferry

Koman, Komani Lake Ferry

Content: We arrive to the ferry terminal where we took a taxi to get to Shkoder bus station.

Location: Shkodër

Day 6 - 29 Aug 2020

Bus Station to Tirana

Shkodër, Bus Station to Tirana
Shkodër, Bus Station to Tirana

Content: We caught the bus from Shkoder to Tirana and were on our way. We prefer bus because the price is good, and the drive is not bad. It takes about 1h 45 minutes to get to Tirana.