Albania is not one of the first countries that springs to mind when planning an outdoor adventure holiday in Europe, but due to its recent emergence as a outdoor activity playground, the perception is starting to change. Compared to the more popular countries in Europe, crowds are quite sparse in relation, thus ensuring there is more time, space and quiet to fully enjoy your activities and not be in a rush.
Best time to visit
April-June, September-October, as it is not too hot or cold
Mediterranean climate, meaning hot summers and relatively mild Winters
How to get there
Flights to Tirana from most major European hubs, alternatively many bus and train options from neighboring countries