“The best dreams happen when you are awake.”
Home to fascinating culture and some of the most beautiful beaches in Europe, Albania is the next big hit of the Balkans. But you better hurry, because the word is out! With majestic snow-capped peaks and unspoiled rugged coastline, the natural beauty of Albania will make you wonder why this destination is known as European’s underdog. Mostly ignored as a tourist destination, recent years have seen Albania flourish.
Ideal weather: 25 – 32°C
BEST TIME TO VISIT
Unlike other European countries, you can explore 2000 year old Roman ruins nearly tourist free in this off-the-beaten-path gem.
Stony beaches and gorgeous turquoise waters make Albania’s beaches some of the best in Europe. Unlike their more famous neighbours, the beaches in Albania are nearly crowd free. But you better hurry, because the word is out!
Enjoy breathtaking sunsets and try the traditional “rakia” or Balkan moonshine. You’ll have one of the best nights (but worst mornings) drinking this loved Albanian drinks!
Be sure to check out “The City of a Thousand Windows” in one of the oldest continuously inhabited regions in the world, Berat and trek the Accursed Mountains scattered with traditional villages and farms.