SH20

The paved SH20, a mountain road in Albania

SH20 is the name of the sharply winding and precipitous ascent in a steep and narrow zig-zag road in the northwestern part of Albania.

SH75

SH75, one of the most demanding Albanian roads

SH75 is a truly amazing road. With beautiful landscapes, it’s pretty challenging and one of the most demanding roads Albania has to offer. The road is to be avoided. It is currently in very bad shape. However, if necessary, it is passable.

Krraba Pass

Krraba Pass, a curvy paved road to the summit

Krraba Pass is a high mountain pass at an elevation of 807m (2,647ft) above the sea level, located in the Elbasan County, in central Albania.

SH-21

Dare to drive the dangerous Road SH-21

SH21 is a spectacular and dangerous high mountain road located in the northwestern tip of Albania. The road is 57.2 km long and links the municipalities of Koplik and Theth. The road climbs up the Thore-Pass. Your wheels will be astounded at the wonderful views of the mountains spread out before you! They are terrible for drivers who are prone to vertigo

Qafë Botë

Qafë Botë, a border paved road in the Albanian mountains

Qafë Botë is an international high mountain pass at an elevation of 142m (465ft) above the sea level located in the Albanian mountains along the border between Albania and Greece.

Leqet e Hotit

Leqet e Hotit

Leqet e Hotit is a mountain pass at an elevation of 684m (2,244ft) above the sea level, located in Shkodër, Albania.

Qafa e Llogarasë

Llogara Pass, a winding coastal road in Albania

Qafa e Llogarasë is a high mountain pass at an elevation of 1.043m (3,422ft) above the sea level, connecting the Dukat Valley in the north with the Albanian Riviera on the southern side. This is the highest point on the main coastal road between Vlore and Sarande. The pass is traversed by the SH-8 roadIt's one of the best coastal drives in the world.

 Qafa e Morinës

Qafa e Morinës, a paved border road in the Albanian mountains

Qafa e Morinës (Qafë Morinë) is an international mountain pass at an elevation of 563m (1,847ft) located along the border between Albania and Kosovo.

Muhurr bridge

Muhurr bridge

Located in Muhurr, a small town in the Dibër County, northeastern Albania, the Muhurr bridge is 45m long. It’s one of the most spectacular bridges in the world.

SH8

SH8 is one of the world's best coastal roads

SH8 is one of the world's best coastal drives. It’s a newly surfaced road along the Albanian coast offering one of the most scenic and spectacular views along the Adriatic and Ionian coasts. The highest point of the road is the Llogara Pass.

Bredhat e Hotovës loop road

Bredhat e Hotovës Loop Road, an epic adventure

The Fir of Hotova National Park Loop Road is an epic adventure in the heart of the Morava Mountain Range, in southern Albania. The road is in rough shape and requires a 4x4. Avoid driving in this area if unpaved mountain roads aren't your strong point. It shouldn’t be attempted by those who don't know how to reverse. 

Qafe e Malit Shoshit

Qafe e Malit Shoshit

Qafe e Malit Shoshit is a high mountain pass at an elevation of 1.213m (3,979ft) above the sea level, located in Shkodër County, in northwestern Albania.

Qafa e Thorës

Driving the wild Qafa e Thorës road

Thore Pass is a high mountain pass at an elevation of 1.685m (5,528ft) above the sea level, located the Albanian Alps, in the northwestern tip of Albania. The pass is traversed by the infamous SH21 road.

Qafë Shtamë

Qafë Shtamë, a tragic road in Albania

Qafë Shtamë is a mountain pass at an elevation of 1.229m (4,032ft) above the sea level located on the boundary of Durrës and Dibër counties, in northern Albania.

Çorovodë-Piskovë road

Çorovodë-Piskovë Road

Located in southern Albania, the Çorovodë-Piskovë Road is a rough gravel track over the mountains. It’s said to be one of the most dangerous roads of the country.

Nikç Road

Nikç Road, pure Albanian adventure

Nikç Road is a short high mountain road leading to Nikç, a small town located in the Kelmend municipality, Malësi e Madhe District, Shkodër County, in northern Albania.

Qafë Barit

Driving the wild Qafë Barit

Qafë Barit is a mountain pass at an elevation of 968m (3,175ft) above the sea level, located in Shkodër County, in northern Albania.

Guri i Kalorit

Guri i Kalorit, a scary drive

Guri i Kalorit is a mountain pass at an elevation of 866m (2,841ft) above the sea level, located in the center of Albania, on the border between Tirana and Elbasan

Qafë Thanë

Qafë Thanë, a paved border road

Qafë Thanë is a mountain pass at an elevation of 933m (3,061ft) above the sea level, located in the southeastern Albanian mountains, close to the border between Albania and the Republic of Macedonia.

Qafë Vranicë

Adventure along Qafë Vranicë

Qafë Vranicë is an international high mountain pass at an elevation of 1.630m (5,347ft) above the sea level, located on the border between Albania and Montenegro.

Qafa e Asters

Qafa e Asters

Qafa e Asters is a high mountain pass at an elevation of 898m (2,946ft) above the sea level, located in northern Albania.

Gjipe Beach Road

Adventure along the Gjipe Beach Road

Located in the Albanian Riviera, Gjipe Beach is said to be the most beautiful beach of the country. Drive with care as this is a terrifying steep road (up to 9%) with dangerous drop offs. It's best not to look down. One mishap and you plunge off the cliff and into the sea. It’s one of the most scenic coastal drives in the world.

SH 36

The Albanian SH36 road is not for the timid drivers

SH36 is a terrible high mountain road located in northeastern Albania. The road is in dreadful condition and requires strong nerves to negotiate it. It’s certainly breathtaking and has a fearsome reputation. The road features more than 40 hairpin turns.

Mollas-Petran road

Mollas-Petran Road, a difficult drive only for experienced drivers

Located in southern Albania, the Mollas-Petran road is a 4x4 gravel track. It’s a shortcut from the road SH75 to Petran.

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