Nivica canyons are another natural wealth and tourist destination in our country.
The Deputy Minister of Tourism and Environment, Ornela Çuçi published today some photos from these canyons, while underlining that they are a miracle that should definitely be visited by local and foreign tourists.
"Nivica canyons are a natural wonder, and one of the most beautiful canyons we have. They start at the top of the village Nivica and have a total length of about 7 km. The canyons expand towards the village of Lekdush, below it. The narrowest part of the canyons lies below the village of Nivica with a length of about 3 km. The width of the canyons varies from 2-3 m at their beginnings and come widening along the course with a width that goes around 1000 m. The flow of water has created water baths, waterfalls and interesting caves, such as: caves with sky ", - emphasizes Çuçi.
The canyons are located near the village of Nivica of Tepelena. They are visited along the highway Tepelena, Progonat, Nivica or from the coast, entering from the Vlora River, Himara or Borshi.
Nivica canyons are a natural asset of mountain tourism in the south of Albania. Lovers of nature and adventure, in addition to the beauties that the coast offers, can also take mountain walks in the heights of Nivica, where the canyon is located. This place is a short distance away and is located just a few kilometers from the sea, in a wonderful nature.
Recently, adventurous tourists of mountain and water sports have started to visit these canyons and introduce them to the tourist world through the photos and videos they take in them.