Rafting in the Wild Vjosa River, Permet with Professional Guides
Rafting on Vjosa River, one of Europe’s last free-flowing rivers, is a class III rafting. Prepare for waves up to four feet and narrow passages that send the boat shimmying and water gushing over the sides. Vjosa river’s entire 270km course is wild and untamed and adorned with beautiful canyons, braided river sections, islands and oxbows. Highlights - Rafting in the wild Vjosa river - Unspoiled nature - Local lunch General Trip Information - Typical class of water III - Best season to experience March – November - Level of difficulty (1-5) 2 For the present activity you should love the outdoors, own good health condition and have consulted the doctor during the year. Kids over 5 years old are very welcomed from June to November. Previous experience or skill is not required. Instructions You should have worn: - Swimming suit - Very sport light wear (short trousers and t-shirt) - Sandals / sneakers for walking, strong and non-slippery - A smile You should take with you: - Sunlight protection cream - An extra pair of underneath - An extra pair of long trouser, t-shirt Meeting point – Hotel Alvero Permet We can organize the pick up from any other hotel or guest house in Gjirokastra and from any other city in Albania upon request. Length of rafting trip - Transportation Permet– Vjosa river – Permet 1 – 1,5 hours - Preparation, instructions and downriver 2,5 - 3,5 hours - Local lunch 1 hour If you have any questions, we can answer those through GetMyBoat’s messaging platform before you pay. Just hit, “Request to Book” and send us an inquiry for a custom offer.
- Captain is included.
- A captain is provided by the listing owner to host and operate the trip.
- 60 guests
- Boards & Paddles
The Albania Rafting Group (ARG) is the leading adventure tourism company in the Republic of Albania. It has been instrumental in the creation of the Albanian Rafting Federation (ARF), which regulates rafting in Albania, promotes high standards in activity tourism and works with other stakeholders to market Albania as a major adventure tourism destination in Europe. It has developed a concept for the Albanian Adventure Resort (AAR) in Skrapar District in Berat County. The AAR has been registered as a joint stock company (public-private partnership) between the ARF and the Albanian Ministry of Education and Sport (MES). The proposed location offers an abundance of possibilities for adventure activities, including rafting in the nearby Osumi Canyon, hiking, kayaking, horseback riding, mountain biking, rock climbing and numerous other outdoor sports.
Features & Details
- Life jackets/required safety gear
- Watersports Equipment
- Licensing Required
You’ll get directions for the exact departure location when you make a booking inquiry.
Full refund up to 5 days prior.