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Going Off the Beaten Path: The Albanian Alps (PROKLETIJE)

Getting to the Albanian Alps (PROKLETIJE / ACCURSED MOUNTAINS)

The Albanian Alps consist of the mountain range of Prokletije.  The range covers three countries – Kosovo, Montenegro and Albania.  A popular trek in the area is called the “Peaks of the Balkans” trek which can easily take two weeks to do.  You can even find all the information you need on this trek via Peaks of the Balkans website.  I only trekked from Valbona to Thet which is part of the long distance trail. Continue reading Going Off the Beaten Path: The Albanian Alps (PROKLETIJE)