40 €
/ per person  

Rafting in the Osumi Canyons with lunch and transport

Difficulty
40%
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Local food and gastronomy
Off Road
Rafting
Monument of nature! - For all the outdoor lovers, the wild terrain passionate´s, you are in the right place! Located in the region of Skrapar, not far from the city of Berat, we hope rafting is going to be love at first sight for you. For us it is the vessel in which we let our energy flow with no reserve and get back from it the biggest adrenaline rush. While we have done this countless times, still everytime, the river flow, the sound the water splashing around, the air rushing through the canyon walls hits us with a different kind of energy. For some hours we give echo to the canyon and he rewards us with zest. The 3milion year canyon engulfs you, and you become part of the adventure. You get the possibility to travel with your body in the present and your imagination in the past,millions years ago. It seems like you are plunging to the core of the earth. The hollows, natural sculptures, waterfalls flow in different shapes. You go through natural wonders as the Cathedral, the champagne waterfall, the devils gate and the love waterfall, as legend says those who kiss under it remain forever in love. Join us who firstly brought rafting in Albania 20 years before, and proudly continue with the highest standards.

Overview

General Trip Information

  • Typical class of water III
  • Best season to experience February – June
  • 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 May to June.

Previous experience or skill is not required.

If you've got a taste for adventure and you are curious about wild Albania, join us! We depart from the beautiful UNESCO heritage city of Berat and head out across the wilderness of the Osumi Canyons in Skrapar.

Rafting will provide magnificent scenery as you float by the Canyon walls and will certainly make for a memorable experience. Eight waterfalls, a cathedral, the unspoiled nature, and the soothing sounds of running water combine to create a truly unique trip.

Distance from nearest airport: 126 km (Mother Teresa Airport, Tirana, Albania)
Destination Profile: Adventure, Culture, Nature
Visitor's Profile: Nature loving, explorer, fond of authenticity and tradition

Profile attractions:

I. Natural: Canyons, mountains, waterfalls
II. Well-being: Sport
III. Cultural: Illyrian and Medieval castles, churches, mosques, medieval bridges, Albanian gastronomy, ethnography, folklore
Profile Activity: Eco -tourism

Highlights

  • Rafting in the mighty Osumi Canyons
  • Sightseeing of waterfalls
  • Unspoiled nature
  • Local lunch

Optional tour:

What to Expect

Meeting point – Hotel Castle Park Berat at around 8.30 a.m

We can organize the pick up from any other hotel or guest house in Berat and from any other city in Albania upon request.

Length of rafting trip

Transportation Berat – Osumi Canyons Corovode – Berat 3 – 3,5 hours
Preparation, instructions and rafting 3,5 - 4 hours
Local lunch 1 hour

Attention

Rafting trips in Albania do not provide high level of difficulty, but every visitor should consider:

  • Be healthy and have consulted the doctor during the year.
  • In absolute terms, the person should not have diseases and complications following:
  • Cardiac disease of any kind
  • Hypertension
  • Flake out or lose of feeling of any kind
  • Problems of the spine and muscular system that reduce the physical possibility of safety.
  • Problems with breathing apparatus
  • Nerve Problems
  • Pregnancy
  • Problems with eyes (severe myopia, retinal detachment, glaucoma)
  • Be under the influence of pharmaceutical drugs, drugs, alcohol.

There are no limits of age and weight for the low levels: Class II (May – June)

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

Flexibility

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.

Not Included

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 organize the pick up from any other hotel or guest house in Berat and from any other city in Albania upon request.

Length of rafting trip

  • Transportation Berat – Osumi Canyons Corovode – Berat 3 – 3,5 hours
  • Preparation, instructions and downriver 3,5 - 4 hours
  • Local lunch 1 hour

Price: 40 € / person

Tour availability:
  • Feb
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  • May
  • Jun
Rafting in the Osumi Canyons
E.g., 11/30/2020
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Price: 10 € / person

Tour availability:
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Add Local Lunch
E.g., 11/30/2020
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Price: 10 € / person

Tour availability:
  • Feb
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  • Jun
Add Transport Berat-Canyon-Berat
E.g., 11/30/2020
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Prices Include

  • Professional guide certified from the Albanian Rafting Federation
  • Rafting
  • Rafting equipment
  • Waterproof bag

! Kindly keep all your clothes and personal belongings in a backpack, which can be easily transported on minivan.

  • Accommodation in double room, Brekfast, Traditional Dinner: 40 Eur/person.

Please keep in mind that if you handle your own transportation, you must have a driver to turn back the car while we enjoy the trip.


ARG

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.

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