Rafting in Vjosa Permet Albania
Rafting in Vjosa river, Permet
This trip will provide a great adrenaline as you float by the crystal river and will certainly make it an unforgettable experience. Vjosa River has enough stream all year round and sections with different levels of difficulty depending on the water level. The Vjosa River is one of Europe’s last living wild rivers.
Although a small country, Albania is home to a large number of impressive rivers. The network of inland Albanian waters consists of eleven major rivers and their 150 tributaries. Some valleys, canyons and waterfalls created by these ancient flows offer tremendous natural beauty. Among these is Vjosa River near Permet in the southern Albania called the Blue Heart of Europe.
Typical Class of Water: Class III
Previous experience or skill is not required and all persons with good health conditions can participate, including children over 7 yrs old, who must accompanied by an adult. The professional guide of Albanian Rafting Federation will teach the group the basics of paddling necessary for the trip.
Best Seasons for Experiencing: March – November
Each visitor should wear:
– bathing suit
– old sneakers or sandals
– sport’s wear (T-shirt, sportive trousers)
Each visitor should take with yourself
– warm clothes to be changed at the end of the trip
– old sneakers or sandals to change at the end of the trip
ARG provides the white water rafts, neoprene suits, life jackets, helmets and paddles.
Tour Packages:: 45 Eur/person including rafting, packaged lunch in the river (sandwich, fruits, water) and transportation from Permet city to the strating point in the river.
75 €/pers including rafting + hotel accomodation + breakfast + traditional dinner + transport Permet-river + exploration of Lengarica’s Canyon and thermal baths in Benja
Albania Rafting Group organizes rafting trips in Albania through sustainable tourism principles and activities to protect biodiversity and nature.