Albania Multi-Day Running Holiday Retreat
Nomadic Running Company 5 - 8 June
A four-day Trail Running Holiday, Running Retreat.
Grade A - see www.nomadicrunningcompany.com for more details on grading.
The Albanian alpine trails around Theth are an adventure of discovery. You can easily lose yourself in the drama of the mountain skyline. Happening upon hidden pools and waterfalls makes the challenge of these trails all the more rewarding.
Replenish you body and mind by escaping to this peaceful and remote corner of the world for a weekend of running, rest and relaxation.
Book Now with a £150 deposit. Cost is £600 per person, based on 2 people sharing a twin room.
*Holidays require a minimum of 4 guests to go ahead. The Nomadic Running Company advise that guests wait for the confirmation email before booking their travel. In the unlikely event of a cancelled trip guests will be refunded the full deposit amount minus the findarace.com 12.5% booking fee. Please see our website for full T&Cs.
Individual - 25% Deposit Balance due 8 weeks before event.£150 BOOK
3 nights accommodation at a local guesthouse on a twin share basis (upgrade available)
Evening meal at guesthouse (Fri & Sun), breakfast (Sat-Mon), Lunch (Sat-Sun)
3 guided runs from a qualified Leader in Fitness & Running, Outdoor First Aider and experienced ultra marathon runner
Entry fees to the National Park and Blue Eye Tourist Attraction
Tips on running techniques and nutrition
Stretch, strength and mobility class
Max 10 people
6 week training programme prior to departure
Unique experience off the beaten track
Welcome pack including a T-Shirt and nutritious snacks.
Exclusive Nomadic Runner discount on future trips
Any additional costs that are otherwise not stated under the booking
Flights and transfers
Additional activities unless otherwise stated
Arrive and settle in. Meet the team over an evening meal.
Wake early to breakfast. Warm up and head out on the longest run you'll undertake (approx. 4hrs). Back at base we refuel with lunch and spend the afternoon relaxing or exploring. The team and guests reconvene over dinner.
After breakfast and a warm up we head out on an easier run (approx 3hrs). After lunch an optional yoga class will be available
(1 hour), or just unwind ahead of the evening meal.
A quick stretch and easy morning run (1hr) will set you up for your journey - or treat yourself to a extra hour or two in bed. The team and guests share breakfast before heading off.
Staying in a traditional Albanian guesthouse allows guests to experience local hospitality at its best.
The guesthouse restaurant will provide all meals, other than on Saturday night where guests are free to explore some of the other cuisine on offer in the village of Theth.
Twin rooms on a sharing basis are the standard booking but limited upgrades are available.
This is where the adventure begins. The road into Theth is under construction. The last section may be complete by this trip and we will keep you updated. The remaining section is mountain track and 4x4 is not essential, but is recommended. Please contact us with any questions or concerns.
A number of airlines operate routes between UK and Tirana including budet airlines Wizz Air, and Ryanair.
4x4 vehicle or taxi recommended:
From Tirana to Theth (approx. 5hrs), Podgorica, Montenegro (approx. 3hrs)
We recommend car sharing where possible and are able to put you in touch with fellow guests should you be on the same or similar flights.
Insurance to cover you for this type of activity. It's important that this covers you for altitudes over 2000m
In brief, your trail running kit! We'll provide a breakdown of what this might look like upon booking confirmation.
Flights & transfers
Any necessary visas
A deposit of 25% of the Trip Cost, shall be paid to Nomadic Running Company at the time of booking.
If booking within 56 days (8 weeks) of the date on which the trip starts full payment is due on booking.
Deposits are non-refundable if you cancel your booking. Once we have received your initial payment your booking is accepted.
Balance of payment: This is due 56 days (8 weeks) prior to the trip camp start date. If full payment is not received by this date we reserve the right to cancel your booking without any refund of the trip deposit.
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