Rafting on the Vjosa River, one of Europe’s last free-flowing rivers, is a class II rafting with some rapids of class III . Prepare for waves up to four feet and narrow passages that send the boat shimmying and water gushing over the sides ... More info ›
Rafting on the Vjosa River, one of Europe’s last free-flowing rivers, is a class II rafting with some rapids of class III . Prepare for waves up to four feet and narrow passages that send the boat shimmying and water gushing over the sides. Vjosa river’s entire 270km course is wild and untamed and adorned with beautiful canyons, braided river sections, islands and oxbows.
Each visitor should wear:
- bath suit
- old sneakers or sandals
- sport’s wear (T-shirt, sportive trousers)
You should take with yourself
- warm clothes to be changed
- old sneakers or sandals to change at the end of the trip
ARG provides the white water rafts, rafting equipments and the professional rafting instructor certified from the Albanian Rafting Federation,member of World Rafting Federation
Attention * Rafting trips in Albania do not provide high level of difficulty, but every visitor should consider:
Age over 16-70 years (persons under 18 years must be accompanied by an adult.)
To know swimming
Be healthy and have consulted the doctor during the year.
Have a weight no heavier than 100 kg
In absolute terms, the person should not have diseases and complications following:
Cardiac disease of any kind
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
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 I and Class II.
Typical Class of Water: Class III (Summer June - September Class II)
Previous experience or skill is not required for class II and all persons with good health conditions can participate, including children over 5 yrs old, who must be accompanied by an adult.
The professional guide of Albanian Rafting Federation will teach the group the basics of paddling necessary for the trip.
Best season to experience: May – November