Enjoy hiking along pastoral villages in the Dajt Mountains. This picturesque hiking escape will leave you fulfilled and astonished by the natural beauty of the Albanian mountainsides.
Reach Rabbit Lake after 2.5 hours of hiking through lush landscapes, and be ready to make new friends with local farmers, sheep, horses, and cattle as you pass along tiny villages high up in the mountains.
With a maximum elevation of 1,200 meters and a total elevation gain of 600 meters, this hike is perfect for those looking to enjoy an active day outside of the city,
Enjoy free time and a picnic around the lake before making your way back down.
The Rabbit Lake Hiking experience in Shengjergj, Albania offers an exciting opportunity for adventure and stunning natural beauty. Participants will hike along the pastoral mountainside before reaching Liqeni I Lepurit “Rabbit Lake”. With an elevation gain of 600 meters and a maximum elevation of 1,200 meters, this hike is ideal for a light to moderate day of activity with stunning views. Along the way, hikers will witness breathtaking views of the Dajt region mountains and surrounding peaks.
Who This Experience Is Good For
This experience is suitable for individuals who enjoy hiking and being in nature and want to explore the Albanian mountainside.
Meet Our Local Host
Ardit and his trusty hiking partner Luna “a dog” will be guiding you along this beautiful day up into the mountains. As avid hikers and explorers of the Albanian countryside Ardit and Luna have years of experience exploring and discovering all that Albania has to offer. Ardit and Luna are dedicated to providing visitors with an authentic and enjoyable hiking adventure with great conversation along the way. Luna is known for providing an abundance of unconditional love and support throughout all and any adventures.
The experience starts with a pick-up behind the Opera House in the city center at 7:00 AM.
The group will then head towards Shengjergj in the Dajt Mountains, East of Tirana - 1 hour away.
We will grab a coffee and snack from a local coffee shop in the village before starting our hike.
The hike is 2.5 hours to the lake.
The experience also includes free time for a picnic and exploring around Rabbit Lake.
We will descend back down to Shengjergj and return to Tirana by 5:00 PM.
- Comfortable transportation from Tirana to Shengjergj Village.
- Guided hike up through the countryside to Rabbit Lake.
- Free time for a picnic and exploring at the lake.
What’s Not Included
- Meals or drinks are not included.
- Special clothing or equipment is not provided.
- Transportation to and from the participant's accommodation is not included.
Know Before You Go
Minimum needed: 4 people
Maximum capacity: 10 people
Booking deadline: 5 days before the event
Weather dependent: Yes, the experience is weather-dependent
Difficulty level: Moderate to Difficult
Special Clothing Required: Hiking shoes and comfortable clothes are recommended, a windbreaker or pullover is also ideal.
Special Dietary Restrictions: N/A
Extra Cash: Not required
Ground Transportation: Comfortable transportation included
Additional Information: Participants should wear comfortable clothes and bring hiking shoes and sunscreen.
Liabilities: The liability for any injury, loss, or damage incurred by participants is not assumed by Remote Year or its affiliates.