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Lepusha tourist village

  • 11/13/2021 10:17 PM
Lepusha tourist village

Lëpusha is a typical Alpine and pastoral village isolated far into the Albanian Alps. It is 189 km far from the capital of Albania Tirana. From Albania, the road goes through Shkodra and Hani i Hotit passing through awe-inspiring mountainous terrain. This village of the Kelmendi region offers traditional and cozy guest houses with guest owners warmly welcoming visitors and serving delicious traditional food.

The village of Lëpusha stands on a soft valley surrounded by tens of peaks over 2,000 meters (6,561 feet) high. The community has invested into original accommodating facilities and agricultural economy turning the location into a more rustic version of the Theth village.

The climate in Lëpushë during the winter is very cold, the snow lasts up to three seasons. The thickness of the snow has reached up to 425 cm. Lëpusha has already turned into a tourist destination, expecting numerous tourists every year. There are many inns that are already popular in the area. Lëpusha has the potential for the development of mountain tourism for mountaineering, skiing,rich flora, wildlife hunting, etc. Lëpusha, is located about 90km away from the city of Shkodra.

/Klara Ruci/