Thethi - Shkodra (81km)

Seven day mountain bike tour

Day 7
Length: 81
Duration: 10
Total Slope: 789
Max. Uphill Grade: 25
Max. Altitude: 1100
Min. Altitude: 30
Paved Road: 7% 6km
Gravel Road: 93% 6km
Narrow Path: 0% 6km

In morning you get away from the center of Thethi to downhill Shala village. About 10km from center of Thethi, on the left of the road, you can visit beautiful view of Grunas canyon and onward cataract which rush nosily down from the mountains. After that you climb in Shoshi village accompanying beauty of Shala River and greenness of forest in mountains. Here you can taste in nature the lunch with natural and traditional food of this area. After that it’s time to start your last challenge of this tour, going downhill to Shkodra city. 6 km out of reach there you can visit to the magnificent Mes Bridge, the largest and the best preserved Ottoman bridge in Albania. The tour to Shkodra will remain uncompleted if you fail to visit Rozafa Castle, one the ancient Illyrian castles. Occupying a dominant position, on a rocky hill, surrounding Kiri, Drini and Buna Rivers you can look beauty of the sunset on the city, visit the museum of the castle and pass the diner in its restaurant with traditional food.