“B Albania Journeys “ is a tour operator, founded by Artan Bashota. Today all his family run the company, which provides accommodation in Shkoder and Koman, and organize tours all around the Balkans.
Artan started to work as a tour guide in the Albanian Alps. He likes to showing tourists the Albanian landscapes and bring foreigners closer to his culture. That’s why he decided to open up his own business. Various tours will take you around Albania and show the beauty of this small country.
There are many tour options – you can do hiking in the national mountain parks or order a cultural tour around all the highlights of Albania in only a few days.
“B Hostel” accommodate tourists in the very center of Shkoder since summer, 2017. Travelers choose it because of convenient location, friendly atmosphere and ability to cook.
A small bar “Shpia e Drinit” at the shores of the Koman Lake was added to the family business after Artan was working as a tour guide. Renovated with a lot of love and passion, it the is run by Artan’s father, Kole.
Take your seat either outside or inside and enjoy the beautiful view on the water. It is possible to reach the bar by car or ferry thanks to the location directly at the Koman Harbor.
At the bar, you can have coffee, beer or some other drinks. Take some rest before continuing your journey.
The guesthouse Bujtina Bashota in the mountain area of Koman is the newest project of “B Albania.” The accommodation is run by Artan’s parents Kole and File, who welcome their guests at their house. It is lovely and brings unique cultural experience to every visitor. The house is simple, but comfortable because File and Kole make their guests feel like at home.
The views of the surrounding mountains and the Koman Lake are worth to hike up to the Bujtina Bashota.
You should know that File is a fantastic cook, and she will let you try traditional Albanian dishes during your stay.