Hiking in Shkreli
CAVE OF DOVES AND WALK AMONG THE CHESTNUTS
“ CAVE OF PLLUMBAJ (CAVE OF DOVES) AND WALK AMONG THE CHESTNUTS
Relaxing hiking among the chestnut woods of Reç, surrounded by the scents of the forest and flavors of a traditional cuisine. Hike suitable for families. For those who wish, can venture out to explore the Cave of Pllumbaj (Cave of Doves) enjoying the beautiful landscapes of Shkreli’s hills and Boga’s mountains.
Starting point: Shkodra
Arrival point: Reç
Duration: 1 day
By car: from Shkodra continue in the direction of Montenegro, along the road that leads to Shkoder-Hani Hoti after about 17 km you reach the small urban center of Koplik, turn right and continue straight and after about 10 km you will find the indication of the village of Reç.
The location lends itself to a visit throughout the year, although it is preferable from May to October. The latter is the best month for the colors and the chestnut festival of Reç.
What to see
Visit the cave of Pllumbaj which is 300 meters away from the road that leads to Qafë-Gradë.
Where to eat
Lunch at the restaurant situated in the middle of the chestnut woods tasting the traditional cuisine of the area. If you wish to book lunch at the restaurant or organize a picnic outdoors with the typical dishes of the area, you will contact the tourist operators of Info Point of Dedaj.
The Tourist Information Office in Dedaj will offer you all the necessary information on the assistance of local guides, to visit the cave and for the transport.