Say 'biking' in Albania and everyone would think Shkodra - the city where everyone used to and still prefers to ride on a bike. Shkodra is also called the city of bikes, it is estimated that every family has at least two bikes in here.

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Biking is very popular in the area and Velipoje has excellent options to explore. We have a stock of various mountain bikes for rent in the Princi i Vogel Hotel, feel free to contact us - info@albanianwatersports.com - if you plan to combine your visit in Albania with riding the natural beauties surrounding Velipoje. Hotel guests receive discounts in renting our bikes.

Typical itineraries include the trails to surrounding villages of Velipoje (mostly paved paths), mountain biking in Mali Koles located 10 km from Velipoje, biking to Shengjin through the hills (off-road biking), biking to Rrjoll or around the Vilun lagoon, biking to Shkoder (25 km - paved road), riding around Shkodra lake, or riding through the paths in the national park of Velipoje, one of the largest protected areas in Albania. Here are some pictures from the paths around the Velipoje area: 

 

Longer trails are organized with specialized companies offering this service in Albania, contact us if you are interested.