On the first thursday of each month in August, in Kukes is celebrated Gjallica Day.
On the day of Gjallica feast, which this year was on the 7th August 2014, the Council of Kukes and Shtiqen Municipality in collaboration with the Association of Tourist Alpino Kukes, organized the climbing of Mountain Gjallica.
This activity aimed to recognize the participants with turistic natural landscapes, cultural traditions of the area and promote the sport of mountain climbing.
Were invited the Association of Albanian Mountain Climbing, various Tourist Agencies, Media, and many young climbers and others who wanted to climb the top of Gjallica.
The route started from the town of Kukes, the first stop was at Laku i Dardhes, to continue later in Voivoda and establishing the resting camp at Kroi i Kuq. This was followed by the climbing to the top of Gjallica, where 2,486 m of this Mountain offered to the participants stunning views of the surrounding areas..
The event was concluded with a lunch with traditional dishes of the area..