Via Ferrata

Via Ferrata

Via Ferrata is also an activity that offers experience and adrenaline and is highly demanded by visitors who visit Peja. This activity is performed on the rocks, but you are insured all the time and your climbing will be carried out through the stairs placed on these rocks. At present in Peja- Rugova Gorge, a total of 4 Via Ferrata trails have been opened and are offered to all visitors seeking outdoor experiences and adventures. These recreational trails that develop in rocky parts have a length of 300m to 1000m, whereas the height they reach while walking up to 300m.

Via Ferrata "ARI" belongs to the vertical type ferrates and has a length of 450m while in terms of difficulty it is ranked in system B (Moderately Difficult) which is ranked by ferrates with medium difficulty and can be used by all nature lovers and ordinary tourists. Climbing this trail takes 2 to 3 hours. To achieve this, it is necessary to use adequate basic safety equipment such as helmets, belts and carbines. Via Ferrata ARI was developed under the supervision of the Italian expert who is also certified for safety.

Via Ferrata "MAT" belongs to the horizontal type ferrates and has a length of approximately 500m, whereas in terms of difficulty it is ranked in system B (Moderately Difficult) and is ranked by ferrates with medium difficulty and can be used by all nature lovers and ordinary tourists. To achieve this it is necessary to use adequate basic safety equipment such as: helmets, belts and carbines. Via Ferrata MAT was developed under the supervision of the Italian expert who is also certified for safety.

Via Ferrata "MARIMANGAT" (Spiders) belongs to the horizontal type ferrata and has a length of 1000m, while in terms of difficulty it is ranked in system D (Difficult) and is ranked by via ferrats with medium difficulty and can be used by all experience nature lovers and tourists. It is the most special as it passes through heights up to 300m experiencing panoramic views of the Rugova Gorge and the Lumbardhi River which meanders along the gorge. It has a length of 1km and it takes 3 to 4 hours to climb it. What makes it even more attractive is the access to it that should be done through the most attractive bridge in Kosovo "Tibetan Bridge" which is unique of its kind. This bridge is an attraction in itself and offers a sense of experience to all visitors who cross it. This bridge is located at a height of 60m while its length that connects the two sides of the Rugova Gorge is 40m. To make Via Ferrata Spiders it is necessary to use adequate basic safety equipment such as: helmets, belts and carbines while it is recommended that the group has a leader at all times.

Via Ferrata "SHPELLAT" (Caves) belongs to the ferrets of the combined vertical and horizontal type and has a length of 510m, whereas in terms of difficulty it is ranked in system C (Difficult) which is ranked by via ferrata with medium difficulty and can be used by all nature lovers as well as ordinary tourists. It is even more special as the trail passes along a system of 8 caves which were once also inhabited and have an ancient history of mankind. The maximum height that they reach is 900m, while below all the time you can experience the flow of the river Lumbardhi as well as the panoramic part of the Rugova Gorge and the view of Peja. To achieve this it is necessary to use adequate basic safety equipment such as: helmets, belts and carbines.

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