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Rafting in the Osumi Canyons – A Must DO !
20 Apr 2015

Rafting in the Osumi Canyons – A Must DO !

One thing you should never miss while visiting Berat, is booking a rafting trip in the Osumi Canyons. If you visit the city during spring or autumn, you will be able to experience the canyons and their 8 waterfalls from the rafting boat filled with adrenaline. The tours are designed for tourists so you don’t need to be a pro or an outdoor type of person to...

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20 Apr 2015

River Life, a short documentary on Rafting in the Osumi river

While on the river, you can feel it comes alive. This is the extraordinary story of rafting development in Albania as a functional eco-friendly tourism product. Told for the first time, the full story of Albania Rafting Group, from its inception as a wild youthful dream of one boy, to the adventure of hundreds of people enjoying the river everyday! Made by USAID Director and...

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Wine Festival – Çobo Winery
20 Apr 2015

Wine Festival – Çobo Winery

The Çobo Winery is scenically nestled at the base of Mt. Tomorri in the rolling hills that surround the city of Berat. Çobo’s facilities currently consist of several cultivated vineyards, a spacious kulla (a form of traditional Albanian architecture), the winery itself, and a wine presentation room, elegantly constructed and furnished in the Berat style. A tour of the facilities includes an extensive viewing of...

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History, Culture
28 May 2014

History, Culture

Berati has a population of 37,000 inhabitants. The hills and the mountain slopes around Berat, are planted with fig trees olive trees and other fruits. Cult buildings and important monuments are well-known for a prominent architecture. Their foundations belong to paleochristian buildings. Monuments that preserve a complete view are of XIV centuries . Within these monuments there are some masterpieces of our distinguished painters just...

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