Discover Black Cave Hiking Tour from Tirana
Black Cave of Pellumbas (Shpelle e Zezë), is one of main attractions outside Tirana. In this tour can participate different group travelers.Itinerary
This day trip is for adventurous people who like exploring caves and the rural areas that surround Tirana.
We will make a fantastic hike with wonderful views, explore the inside of the cave with torches where you can find stunning stalactites and stalagmites and bats hanging on the sealing.
We will leave Tirana for a drive of about 45 minutes to the village of Pellumbas. After a coffee at a local bar (where you can also taste the locally produced liquour raki) we start walking along the 2 km trail that leads to “Shpella e Zeze” or “The Black Cave of Pellumbas”. The view from the trail is spectacular, with the mountainside dropping down into the canyon of Erzen River.
The cave stands at an elevation of 350 meters and is said to be one of the earliest prehistoric settlements of the area. Tools and artifacts dating back to the Neolith, Bronze and Iron eras have been found there, as well as fossils attributed to the cave bears (ursus spelae) that lived in the cave more than 10,000 years ago.Stop At:
• The Cave of Pellumbas, Pellumbas Albania
"Confirmation will be received at time of booking"
"Dress code must be appropriate for outdoor activity, hiking shoes/trainers mandatory"
"Children must be accompanied by an adult"
"Not wheelchair accessible"
"Most travelers can participate"
"This tour/activity will have a maximum of 4 travelers"
"Face masks required for travelers in public areas"
"Face masks required for guides in public areas"
"Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized"
"Face mask are mandatory inside the vehicle and in public areas in city and museums but not mandatory douring the outdoor activities outside towns"
Duration: 6 Hours
Traveler pickup is offered
Cancellations and refunds:
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start time of the experience.