Europe - Albania (PDF Chapter)
This is the Albania chapter from Lonely Planet’s Europe guidebook.
With its stunning mountain scenery, a thriving capital in Tirana and beaches to rival any elsewhere in the Mediterranean, Albania has become the sleeper hit of the Balkans. But hurry here, as word is well and truly out.
- join the hardy locals on the Lake Koman Ferry – a magical boat ride through stunning mountain scenery across an immense man-made lake
- do the wonderful day trek between the isolated mountain villages of Valbona and Theth and experience some of Albania’s best scenery in the Accursed Mountains
- explore the Unesco World Heritage–listed museum town of Berat, known as the ‘city of a thousand windows’
- restaurants & accommodation
Coverage includes: Tirana, Northern Albania, Shkodra, The Accursed Mountains, Central Albania, Berat, Southern Coast, Saranda, Eastern Albania, Gjirokastra, Sur-vival Guide.