Top Backcountry Skiing Trips in Albania
Explore the beautiful slopes of the Balkans and ski the freshly-covered backcountry where few outsiders have ever experienced. The incredible alpine scenery features the high mountain range of the Albanian Alps, steep slopes and glistening glaciers. Visit during the winter months between February and April for prime skiing conditions.
Located in the southeast of Europe, the territory of Albania contains a great diversity in climate, geology and landscape. It is bordered by Montenegro to the northwest, Kosovo to the northeast, the Republic of Macedonia to the east, Greece to the south, and to the west it is bound by both the Adriatic Sea and Ionian Sea. Ranging from snow-covered mountains that populate the Albanian Alps to the sunny and flat Mediterranean coast, the country offers spectacular scenery.
In the highlands of Albania, the climate is characterised by cold and snowy weather. Snowfall begins in November and ends around March.
Visit during the winter months between February and April for prime skiing conditions.
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