Directory of Walking Holidays, Tours & Treks
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Mountain Kingdoms is a UK trekking holiday specialist with 26 years experience in running worldwide trekking holidays as well as select Trekking Peaks and Cultural Tours. We offer the best treks to the biggest destinations: Everest Base Camp Trek, the Inca Trail, the Annapurna Circuit in Nepal, and an ascent of Kilimanjaro are amongst the most well known routes that we cover. But we don't just offer the classic treks; our comprehensive range of trekking holidays and cultural tours take you around the world, from off the beaten track adventures along forgotten pathways to tours that visit vibrant Buddhist festivals and stunning cultural sights.
Catalan Adventures offers the very best in "guided and self guided walking holidays" in the beautiful region of northern Catalonia. Framed by the Pyrenees, northern Catalonia has many different faces. Within a relatively short distance, the warm, volcanic hills of the Garrotxa give way to a more gently rolling landscape coated with olive groves, vineyards and woods of cork oaks. Cross the final ridge before the coast of the Costa Brava, and you discover yet another scene - rocky coves, stunning sandy bays and the rugged Cape Creus headland. To walk here is a revelation.
Self guided walking and cycling holidays in Shropshire, Cheshire and Welsh borders. Comfortable accommodation, detailed routes and maps, quality bikes, full back up including luggage transfer. Offas Dyke and Shropshire Way accommodation booking service. Other walking holidays on Sandstone Trail, Gritstone Trail, Llangollen Canal, Peckforton Hills
ENGLISH LAKE DISTRICT- 5-day Guided Walking Holidays from Central Lakeland - Transport provided, allowing linear walks - Mixture of energetic and leisurely routes to suit all - Led by blue-badge guides Claire and Dave Watson - Max 25 per holiday - Comfortable relaxed atmosphere at well-known gourmet hotel.
Trek-Inn Holidays provide independent self-guided and escorted walking holidays in the UK, Ireland and Europe. We arrange meals, transfers and daily luggage transfers so you can concentrate on enjoying your walking holiday. Combined with our daily route notes and supplied maps you can walk your worries away. Trek-Inn Holidays - Quality walking holidays without compromise. www.trek-inn.com Tel: +44 (0)20 7060 3364 US Tollfree: 866-trek-1nn (866-873-5166)
Mickledore Travel Walking Holidays Self guided walking holidays in Northern England and the Lake District. Selected accommodation and luggage transport on routes including Hadrian's Wall Path, the Coast to Coast, and several routes in the Lake District.
Shepherds Walks Holidays deliver both guided and self-guided walking holidays along Hadrian's Wall, St Cuthbert's Way, Dales way, Cumbria Way, Isle of Man Coastal Path and many of the other long-distance trails in the UK. On our self-guided trips, we book accommodation, meet you at the start of your holiday and give you detail trip notes and maps, move your bags and are no further than a telephone call away when you are out on your holiday with us if you need any help. On our guided trips, you get all this and a guide who is with the group throughout their trip. We offer holidays for solo walkers, couples of different or similar ability, groups and not forgetting our four-legged friends on our dog friendly holidays. Please visit our website www.shepherdswalksholidays.co.uk for more information, if you are wanting something a bit different we can arrange a bespoke trip for you, just contact our specialists on 01669 621044 or email us on firstname.lastname@example.org
Vivid colours, crystal clear sea, un-commercialised beaches and no crowds; walking Brittany's dramatic coastline should be on your list. We only support one group at a time of up to 3 people. We move your bags and accommodation, a cosy caravan, and do your shopping whilst you walk between campsites on the coast path. You only unpack once. Plan your own (we'll help) or choose our south Finistere itinerary with its turquoise seas, wooded rias and some of the best beaches in France. 60 euros per person per night based on 2 sharing, minimum 3 nights.
For over 20 years Explore have pioneered original small group adventure holidays. Our tours are designed to get you closer to different people, cultures and landscapes. With over 80 walking and trekking trips worldwide there is no better way to discover the beauty of our landscape knowing you are in expert hands.
THE LANGDALE ESTATE - English Lake District - Ideal location for walking holidays, the 35 acre historic Langdale Estate offers a choice of accommodation, restaurants and leisure facilities - We offer a regular programme of over 300 activities including guided and self led walking as well as introductory sessions for climbing, abseiling, ghyll scrambling and much more.
Contours Walking Holidays are the specialists in self-guided walking holidays in the UK. Whether you wish to follow in the footsteps of Roman Legionnaires along Hadrian's Wall, trace the route of cattle drovers in Scotland or climb the mountains of the Lake District, our unrivalled range of walking holidays are the perfect way to explore the countryside at your own pace. Visit our website www.contours.co.uk for more information or contact our friendly and knowledgeable team on 01629 821 900 or by email on email@example.com
Absolute Escapes are specialists in tailor-made independent walking holidays in the UK. We offer self-guided walking holidays on some of the finest long distance trails in England, Scotland, Ireland and Wales, including the West Highland Way, Wainwright's Coast to Coast and the historic Hadrian's Wall Path. All of our self-guided walking holidays include accommodation, door-to-door baggage transfers, Guidebooks and Maps.
Based in Norfolk, Explore Norfolk UK provides self guided walking packages along the beautiful Norfolk Coast Path, the historic Peddars Way and a growing number of other trails in Norfolk. Ideal for your first walking holiday, or for a gentler flatter walk! Includes luggage transfer, accommodation, maps and itinerary. We offer you a package to suit your particular requirements and will make sure we understand the distances you want to walk and the type of accommodation you like. We love Norfolk, and want to give you the chance to experience the beauty of the coast and the rural countryside
Walk Wild Scotland is about exploring Scotland's secret places and wild landscapes, discovering its abundant wildlife and rich history and connecting you with its nature, culture and people. Our small international groups of no more than 8 are perfectly sized for you to share those amazing experiences and enjoy your holiday in a personal ambience. We design relaxed, versatile and authentic tours for travellers who appreciate the comfort of a well planned and interesting journey guided by the safe hand of an expert guide. Our small groups allow the care, flexibility and spontaneity which make your holiday truly special.
Discovery Travel provides a wide range of self-guided walking holidays in Britain ranging from the Great Glen Way in the north to the South West Coastal Path in the south. All our walks include good quality B&B/inn accommodation, luggage transfers, maps and route details, emergency support and our unique personal service. We also offer a wide range of walking and cycling holidays across Europe and cycling holidays in Britain.
EXPLORE THE BEAUTIFUL PEAK DISTRICT OR DERBYSHIRE DALES with one of our friendly, knowledgeable guides to help bring the countryside to life. Make a walking holiday of it or just book for a day. Ideal for groups, couples, friends or individuals. Special service for corporate clients. Group walks, personal walking guides, trek training challenge walks and much more! Easily accessible from most parts of the UK. TAKE A LOOK AT OUR WEBSITE FOR DETAILS OF ALL OUR WONDERFUL WALKS. We look forward to hearing from you!
We may associate the Alps and other mountains with winter holiday activities such as skiing, but during the summer, these destinations are the perfect place to go for a walking holiday. Undiscovered Mountains have options for all experiences and levels and can provide information for a self-guided walking holiday, or you can join a guided group.
Italy is the perfect destination for walking enthusiasts. You can enjoy scenic walks through the rural countryside, but there are also many walking tours within the cities which will allow you to learn more about the country and its history. More information can be found on the Italy 4 Real web site.
Specialising in the best walks in Britain and Ireland. We offer national trails where they evoke best the area they pass through; but where they are not we offer our own routes, which may evoke the work of a great artist or writer.
Self-guided walking holidays in Wales. Accommodation, luggage and people transfers, maps, routes and back up service. Areas: Wales Coast Path - (North Wales Coast, Isle of Anglesey, Menai and Llyn, Meirionnydd, Ceredigion, Pembrokeshire, Carmarthenshire and the Gower); Offa's Dyke Path, Glyndwr's Way National Trail, North Wales Path and Snowdonia.
We promise you a walking holiday on the Isle of Wight that is relaxing comfortable and filled with discovery because they are based on our local expertise and specialist knowledge. We want you to enjoy the Isle of Wight, exploring the little known and unspoilt places that only a local would know exists. Our Self-Guided walking holidays are for those who like to walk independently, staying at a different place along the trail each night. Starting and finish on any date of your choosing, walk at your own pace, guided by our detailed route notes and maps, and enjoy the sense of freedom travelling on foot through peaceful landscapes, your senses re-awakened by the scenery and sounds of the countryside around you. As you enjoy your holiday we transport your luggage, you travel light and in complete freedom, allowing you the time to discover the Isle of Wight's many hidden charms.
An award-winning walking tour operator, Hillwalk Tours specialise in self-guided walking holidays in Ireland, Scotalnd & England. Our ambition is to provide the best walking holidays in Ireland and Great Britain so, when you take a walking trip with Hillwalk Tours, you can be assured of the following: - Unlike other operators, a member of the Hillwalk Tours team has personally hiked each walking trail on our website - Unlike other operators, we have personally visited more than 95% of the B&Bs we work with & we plan to visit the other 5% shortly! - Like other operators, en-suite B&B accommodation, daily bag transfer, detailed maps and waterproof map cases, a 24-7 support service, etc come as standard when you travel with Hillwalk Tours. Remember, it's your walking holiday. Your job is to relax and enjoy yourself. Let Hillwalk Tours take care of the details.
Active Walking Tours which visit all the following places in 8 days, London, Windsor, Oxford, Blenheim Palace, Stratford, Bath, Stonehenge and Downton Abbey. The vast majority of the walking takes place in the stunning Cotswolds region. Guided and self-guide options available and satisfaction guaranteed!
Derbyshire Heritage Walks offers guided scenic walks around the Peak District National Park, and history-themed walks in the Derwent Valley Mills World Heritage Site. All walks led by a guide with over 30 years experience of leading guided walks in Derbyshire. Private bookings and custom walks available.
Specialist Short Break Self-guided Walking Tours on Hadrians Wall Path arranged by a local company. All our packages include, Meet & Greet service, Quality Accomodation, Daily Luggage Transfers, detailed maps and walking instructions and 24 hour service of a RWW rep.
Climb GB is a customer oriented business and aims to provide the best experience possible, offering professional high quality instructional courses with the British mountains and crags as the learning environment. So if you are looking for your next outdoor adventure activity then Climb GB can help; whether you want to learn to climb, improve your hill walking skills, master the art of navigation or explore the mountains in winter with confidence. All courses can be tailored to your individual needs and are suitable for absolute beginners looking for an introductory session to those with experience looking to advance their skills. The aim of Climb GB is simple: to help people gain even more enjoyment from their activities through instructional courses for all abilities.
Dark Rome Unique walking tours of Italy
Enjoy South West England with a family company. Our guided and self guided walking holidays visit the Cotswolds, explore Exmoor, the Mendip Hills and Wiltshire Downs visiting such diverse places as Avebury, Bath,Cheddar, Glastonbury, Lacock, Lorna Doone Valley, Old Wardour Castle, Stonehenge, Stourhead, Tarr Steps, the Two Moors Way and Wells. Hotel, Inn and Guest House accommodation all ensuite. Enquire about our special group rates.
Adventure Alternative provide a wide array of walks and treks around the world and their qualified and friendly guides will ensure that you have an excellent time.
Shropshire is indeed a secret place, tucked away between the Mid-Wales hills and the West Midlands. Secret Hills Walking arrange guided walking holidays of between two and seven nights, where all accommodation is en suite, and all meals included in the holiday price. There are four main programmes - Country Walking, Social Walking for Singles, Strollers for those who like to amble and visit other beautiful parts of Shropshire and Longer Distance walking trails. There is complete flexibility on dates, and number of days walked, and we have a NO SINGLE SUPPLEMENT policy. The aim is to provide THE TOTAL SHROPSHIRE EXPERIENCE.
News & Reviews
A range of product reviews including books and maps are available. The following reviews are the most recent.
Walking - Covid 19 update - Regular updates on how Covid 19 will impact on walking in the UK More info.
Wainwright Hill Bagging Map - A scratchable map showing all 214 Wainwrights in the Lake District. More info.
the people's poncho 2.0 - Lightweight, stylish and lightweight alternative to traditional waterproofs ideal for walkers. More info.
the people's poncho - A durable, lightweight, stylish and compact alternative to traditional waterproofs ideal for walkers with 10% Discount. More info.
AZ Adventure Series Maps - Convenient 1:25000 OS maps in booklet form covering the National Trails of Britain. More info.
Walking in the Aire - A new book by Lee Senior featuring 14 walks in the Aire valley. More info.