Albania Rafting Group ( ARG ) is the first tourism and sport organization in Albania , founder of Albanian Rafting Federation , member with full rights in the International Rafting Federation .
Passion for nature and sport turned into a mission. The mission to promote Albania development through the rafting activity by international standards, in full compliance with respect for nature and environmental protection.
Through its activities, Albania Rafting Group has helped in developing sustainable outdoor tourism attracting an increasing number of tourists in remote areas and extending the time of their stay in Albania.
The contribution of Albania Rafting Group has been continuing in generating revenue for local tourism, while maintaining the authentic values of the area, creating new jobs activities through vocational training of young people in the direction of entertainment activities.
Albania Rafting Group has been given the award of Albanian Tourism / Ecology in 2012 by the Ministry of Tourism , Culture, Youth and Sports .
Albania Rafting Group is ranked by National Geographic as supportive of the principles of geo - tourism through international initiative " Western Balkans - Land of discovery " .
Albania Rafting Group is selected “Success Story " by USAID for sustainable product rafting in Albania .
Albania Rafting Group has participated in the national team , " Albanian Eagle " in the World Rafting Championship in the Czech Republic , during 23 to 28 August 2012 by introducing Albania in the streams of a new passion .
Albania Rafting Group has contributed through its interest groups in the improvement of tourism infrastructure in Skrapar , particularly in the construction of the highway Corovoda - Hambull , with a length of 12.7 km , which works completed in 2014 and funded by Albanian Development Fund , in an amount of 4 million euros .