Hydrospeed in Vjosa river - The blue heart of Europe
Enjoy Hydrospeed in Berat County, Albania! Be surrounded by nature and challenge yourself with our new hydrospeed equipment! Emerge into the river and understand the extraordinary power of water. Going through the rapids like full of adrenaline you will be surrounded by spectacular views of the valley and tall mountain ranges. Hydrospeed is a recent recreational sport exercised exclusively in white waters. Experiencing the wilderness of River Vjosa through hydrospeed is designed to be one of the most amazing outdoor adventures offered for the first time in Albania. Hydrospeed is a low difficulty activity and does not require much strength. You just need to follow the flow of the river and the instructions of the professional guide, who will teach you basic maneuvers to safely go downriver. The rest depends entirely on you! It is recommended for people who have a good relationship with water and is well suited even for the most hesitant, with the supervision of of the Albanian Rafting Federation professional guides. Description about activity: Rivers: Vjosa, Përmet (Best season to experience June-October) Length: About 5 km Duration: About 2 hrs Level: Normal (Suitable for everyone who has good health conditions and knows how to swim) Maximum group size: Up to 9 persons Frequency in 1 day: Up to 4 groups During Hydrospeed you must be wearing: - Bath suit - Used sneakers/ Neoprene shoes Prices: €50 EUR per person including the transport from the city to the river, hydrospeed, local lunch , bottle of water 1.5l We Provide: - Hydrospeed Board - Fins - Neoprene suits of 5mm (pants & bolero) - Helmet - Life jacket - Professional guide Deposit: - €50 EUR
- Captain is optional.
- You decide if you would like to book with or without a captain.
- 1 guest
- Boards & Paddles
The Albania Rafting Group (ARG) is the leading adventure tourism company in the Republic of Albania. It has been instrumental in the creation of the Albanian Rafting Federation (ARF), which regulates rafting in Albania, promotes high standards in activity tourism and works with other stakeholders to market Albania as a major adventure tourism destination in Europe. It has developed a concept for the Albanian Adventure Resort (AAR) in Skrapar District in Berat County. The AAR has been registered as a joint stock company (public-private partnership) between the ARF and the Albanian Ministry of Education and Sport (MES). The proposed location offers an abundance of possibilities for adventure activities, including rafting in the nearby Osumi Canyon, hiking, kayaking, horseback riding, mountain biking, rock climbing and numerous other outdoor sports.
Features & Details
- Life jackets/required safety gear
You’ll get directions for the exact departure location when you make a booking inquiry.
Full refund up to 14 days prior.
Additional Terms & Information
Age & Weight Requirement: - Age: Minimum age should be 15 years old and the persons under 18 must be accompanied by an adult - Weight: Up to 100 kg What to bring: - Towel - Warm clothes to be changed after the adventure - Sandals/sneaker to change after Hydrospeed