The so-called throne of gods, or home of deities has been mentioned more than once in the course of history. It was Homer who speaks 8 centuries bc ny calling it Tomaros, but the myth is far more ancient. The toponym Tomaros, Tamari, Tmari appears in Strabon and Plin Secundi´s documents.
This mountain breathes! If you wanna visit the most mystic grounds this country has to offer you are in the right place.
Witness the blessings and harmony the wild has to offer on the back of a sturdy mule.
General Trip Information
Level of difficulty (1-5) 2
No previous hiking experience required.
Best Period to Experience
All year long
Duration of the tour
A drive through a remote village road witnessing the way people live around the area.
The honest hospitality of the shepherd and occasional members of his family.
The deep forest with its unique aura and animals around.
Unique landscapes from where all the area around is going to be at the palm of your hand.
Enjoying a picnic with local products facing the Tomorri mountain with all his might.
If all this wasn’t enough, experiencing this while riding a mule and hearing the vast legends and stories that are part of this mountain is going to make this a memory you are going to cherish for a long time.
Things You Should Bring on the Hike
Our guests are our priority.
Our trips are scheduled and well organized, but we can adapt to your needs and schedules as giving you the best experience is crucial to us. We also can be forced to make some changes to our trips depending on weather condition and availability. In case of special needs let us know and kindly complete the form below.
Everything that it is not mention on the scheduled trip is not included, such is: coffee, other kind of drinks or other foods. Although you are going to feel like tipping the guides at the end of a beautiful trip, we don’t want you pulling out the wallet every minute.
Meeting point – Hotel Castle Park, Berat. We can come and pick you up in any hotel or guest house in Berat.
SUV trip to the village of Qafe Dardhe (about 1 hour). Meeting with the shepherds and the mules. The rifing tour lasts around 2 hours . After arriving to the valley we will do a short hike of about 30 min to the castle of the mountain of Tomor. Later we will have a picnic lunch with local products. Than we will turn back and visit a local family in the Qaf Dardhe village.
! Kindly keep all your clothes and personal belongings in a backpack, which can be easily transported on SUV.
Price: The present trip costs 60 Eur/person.