Guided Walking Holidays for Women UK and Worldwide

2024

Ramsgate Weekend, Kent      Grade: Leisurely

22 - 24 March 2024, Fri - Sun 2 nights / 3 days

A weekend away by the sea. Explore the faded grandeur of Ramsgate and Margate and take a closer look behind the facade of the former. A trip to Medieval Sandwich is a highlight.

The Annapurna mountains. View from Ghnadruk, a village in Nepal

Nepal: Annapurna Foothills and Poon Hill Tea House Trek       Grade: Moderate

30 March - 12 April, Sat - Fri    EASTER HOLIDAY DATES

A fabulous trek in the foothills of the mighty Annapurna range with time to explore Kathmandu and Pokhara too.

Rye - Pevensey Sussex Linear Walk in 1066 Country

Grade: Low Moderate

5 - 9 April 2024, Fri - Tues

A beautiful and varied linear walk through parts of the High Weald AONB following a trail with links to 1066 including Battle.

Turkiye: Walking and Sailing Fethiye - Lycia - Marmaris

Grade: Low Moderate

20 - 27 April  2024 7 nights / 8 days  FULLY BOOKED - October dates below

A fabulous, incredibly relaxing and interesting week onboard a traditional Turkish gulet. With exclusive use of the boat, we will relax and enjoy a week of wonderful walks, leisurely swims in turquoise seas and freshly prepared food.

Mallorca, Port de Pollenca: Bird Watching and Nature

Grade: Leisurely

27 April - 4 May 2024 7 nights / 8 days FULLY BOOKED Apply for waiting list

Join natural history expert, Madeline Holloway, to explore the birdlife and flowers of this beautiful part of Mallorca. Visit to Palma also included.

 

Isle of Wight      Grade: Low Moderate

3 - 8 June 2024  5 nights

The Isle of Wight is well known as a walking destination with a fabulous mix of footpaths taking in coast and country.

The Essence of Mongolia

10 - 23 June 2024, 12 nights +1 overnight flight 1 PLACE AVAILABLE DUE TO CANCELLATION

A fascinating insight into the real Mongolia, off the beaten track and hosted by Mongolian women.

Northumbria: Bird Watching and Nature

Grade: Leisurely 

14 - 18 June 2024, 4 nights / 5 days

A fabulous opportunity to join Madeline to explore the birdlife of this beautiful part of the country including the Farne Islands and Lindisfarne.

Dolomites, Italy Walking in Nature   

Grade: Low Moderate Plus

25 June - 2 July 2024 , Tues - Tues 7 nights / 8 days ONLY 2 ROOMS LEFT

Join us in the impressive Dolomite mountains for a week of walking in nature. The slopes will be covered in Alpine flowers and we hope to catch a glimpse of marmots. Staying at a traditional mountain lodge, this holiday is simply stunning. Your guide, Madeline, is a natural history expert and knows the area very well.

Peak Pilgrimage, Peak District: Ilam to Eyam    Grade: Low Moderate Plus

1 -5 July 2024, 4 nights FILLING UP FAST

A linear walk exploring the stunning limestone dales and quaint villages of the southern Peak District.

Flamborough Bird Watching: Puffins and More   

Grade: Leisurely

5 - 9 July, Fri - Tues 4 nights

Who doesn't love a puffin? Lots of sea birds and meadow birds too on this fabulous break. Suitable for both beginners and experienced bird watchers.

South Downs, Sussex     Grade: Low Moderate 

19 - 22 July, Fri - Mon 3 nights / 4 days

A fabulous mixture of iconic white chalk seascapes and quaint English villages are on offer on this wonderful short break based in Eastbourne.

Fife Coast, St Andrews and the Isle of May, Scotland     Grade: Moderate and Low Moderate Options

29 July - 4 August 2024, Mon - Sun 6 nights

Join us to walk a stretch of the beautiful Fife Coastal Path. Staying in St Andrews and with a day trip to the Isle of May to see the puffins.

Hebden Bridge Lesbian Break  

Grade: Moderate

7 - 11 August 2024, 4 nights / 5 days  FULLY BOOKED Apply for waiting list

What better place to enjoy a lesbian walking holiday than Hebden Bridge?  Surrounded by wonderful moorland walks, it is a great base for a refreshing break.

Grasmere Summer Break, Lake District in conjunction with Wild Rambling

Grade: Leisurely, Low Moderate and Moderate

12 - 16 August 2024   4 nights / 5 days FULLY  BOOKED Apply for waiting list

A fabulous few days of walking some classic Lake District fells. Grasmere is a wonderful base with plenty of interesting walks nearby.

Northumbrian Coastal Walk: Bamburgh to Alnmouth

Grade: Low Moderate

6 - 11 September 2024  5 nights / 6 days

Join Barbara for this wonderful holiday walking a beautiful section of the Northumbrian Coast.  A truly special area and one to be savoured.

 

Jersey, Channel Islands

Grade: Low Moderate

8 - 13 September 2024  5 nights

Explore this lovely island with its spectacular coastline and fascinating history. Based in the heart of St Helier with great transport links.

 

Patterdale, Ullswater, Lake District 

Grade: Moderate to Challenging

15 - 20 September 2024, Sun - Fri, 5 nights FILLING UP FAST

A fabulous few days of walking some classic but perhaps lesser known Lake District fells. Explore this less travelled part of the Lake District with Rachel Bolton.

Via Francigena, Italy      Grade: Moderate

20 - 27 September 2024,  Fri - Fri, 7 nights / 8 days

Exploring the Tuscan section of Italy's traditional pilgrim's route to Rome on this spectacular linear walk.

New Forest Explorer Long Weekend     Grade: Leisurely

Dates 4 - 7 October, Fri - Mon 3 nights / 4 days

A long weekend of exploring idyllic glades, ancient woodland, open moors and heathland.

Japan: The Golden Route

Grade: Sightseeing

POSTPONED UNTIL 2025 Apply for priority list

Join us on this classic introduction to Japan taking in the main historic sights along the way.

Turkiye: Walking and Sailing  Marmaris - Bozburun

Grade: Low Moderate

19 - 26 October  2024 7 nights / 8 days

A fabulous, incredibly relaxing and interesting week onboard a traditional Turkish gulet. With exclusive use of the boat, we will relax and enjoy a week of wonderful walks, leisurely swims in turquoise seas and freshly prepared food.

Mallorca, Port de Soller

Grade: Leisurely

19 - 26 October 2024 7 nights / 8 days

Enjoy some late Autumn sunshine on this wonderful walking and sightseeing holiday taken at a leisurely pace.

Morocco: Jebel Saghro Trek and Marrakech

Grade: Moderate 

26 October - 3 November 2024, Sat - Sun 8 nights / 9 days

A classic Moroccan trek with spectacular scenery, on the edge of the Atlas mountains and the Sahara desert.

 

Nepal: Annapurna Base Camp Tea House Trek       Grade: Challenging

2 - 17 November 2024 15 nights / 16 days

The trek up to Annapurna Sanctuary is probably the most popular in Nepal and, when you get there, you will realise why.

Dumfries and Galloway: Bird Watching with Madeline      Grade: Leisurely

8 - 12 November 2024  4 nights / 5 days

A fabulous opportunity to join Madeline to enjoy the winter birds of this popular Scottish lowlands location.

Hebden Bridge Christmas Break  

Grade: Moderate

23 - 27 December 2024, 4 nights / 5 days

What better place to enjoy a Christmas walking holiday than Hebden Bridge?  Surrounded by wonderful moorland walks, it is a great base for a festive break.

2025

Costa Rica: A Journey through Nature      Grade: Sightseeing/ Bird Watching

14 - 28 January 2025

Join us for this fabulous trip exploring the flora and fauna of this magnifient country.

Eyam, Peak District Lesbian Break

Grade: Low Moderate and Moderate

9 - 13 February 2025, Sun - Thurs

Join us for a fabulous few days walking in the heart of the beautiful Peak District National Park.

Turkiye: Walking and Sailing Fethiye - Lycia - Marmaris

Grade: Low Moderate

19 - 26 April  2025 7 nights / 8 days Easter Holidays

A fabulous, incredibly relaxing and interesting week onboard a traditional Turkish gulet. With exclusive use of the boat, we will relax and enjoy a week of wonderful walks, leisurely swims in turquoise seas and freshly prepared food.

Peru: The Inca Trail and Machu Picchu    Grade: Moderate to Challenging

Early May 2025

Join us for this classic trail to the iconic Machu Picchu with time to acclimatise in the Sacred Valley pre-trek.

Isle of Skye, Scotland     Grade: Moderate 

24 - 31 May 2025, Sat - Sat, 7 nights / 8 days

Join Rachel Bolton for  a week of spectacular walking on this beautiful Scottish island.

The Essence of Bhutan

Grade: Sightseeing and Walking

Dates Sept / Oct 2025 Apply for priority list

 

Japan: The Golden Route

Grade: Sightseeing

Dates tbc 2025 Apply for priority list

Join us on this classic introduction to Japan taking in the main historic sights along the way.

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