Guided Walking Holidays for Women UK and Worldwide

2023

Swaledale, Yorkshire Dales Lesbian Break   

Grade: Leisurely and Moderate Options 

12 - 16 February, Sun - Thurs 4 nights / 5 days ONLY 4 ROOMS LEFT

Join us in the beautiful Yorkshire Dales for the first Her Out on a Hill lesbian break of 2023.

Morocco: Jebel Saghro Trek and Marrakech

Grade: Moderate 

11 - 20 March 2023, Sat - Mon 9 nights / 10 days

A classic Moroccan trek with spectacular scenery, on the edge of the Atlas mountains and the Sahara desert. And time to explore Marrakech too.

 

Norfolk Bird Watching with Madeline        Grade: Leisurely

20 - 24 March 2023, Mon - Fri  4 nights / 5 days

The perfect time to head to Norfolk for a bit of bird watching with Madeline who will share her incredible knowledge of birds and plants - and maybe bats too. In autumn, we hope to see the whirling wader spectacular - a special treat for bird lovers.

Spain: Camino de Santiago: the Portuguese Coastal Way, Baiona to Santiago    

Grade: Moderate 

8 - 15 April 2023, 7 nights / 8 days

Join us on this quieter approach route to the cathedral in Santiago de Compostela. The holiday covers the final 80 miles / 128kms taking in some stunning coastal paths before heading inland to Santiago.

1066 Country Linear Walk: Pevensey - Battle - Rye 

Grade: Low Moderate

12 - 16 April 2023, Wed - Sun 4 nights / 5 days

Join Barbara on this fascinating walk through 1066 country - lots of historic interest as well as lovely scenery.

Mallorca: Port de Pollenca

Grade: Leisurely

22 - 29 April 2023 7 nights / 8 days

Late April is a great time to visit Mallorca, with average temperatures of 19C, a daily average of 10 hours of sunshine, Easter over, crowds gone...

Turkiye: Walking and Sailing Marmaris - Lycia - Marmaris

Grade: Low Moderate

29 April - 6 May  2023 7 nights / 8 days ONLY 1 CABIN LEFT

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.

Dartington, nr Totnes, Devon

Grade: Low Moderate

6 - 10 May 2023 4 nights / 5 days

A wonderfully varied walking holiday exploring this fascinating area, staying at lovely Dartington Hall.

Japan: The Golden Route

Grade: Sightseeing

14 - 25 May 2023 11 nights / 12 days  1 ROOM  LEFT

Join us on this classic introduction to Japan taking in the main historic sights with a few more personal touches.

Sennen, West Cornwall History and Rambling

Grade: Leisurely

19 - 24 May 2023, Fri - Wed 5 nights / 6 days

A fantastic opportunity to explore West Cornwall with Cornish resident, Helen. There is so much to see and we will be combining some gentle walking with a whole host of fascinating outings.

Wild Pembrokeshire Bird Watching and Nature 

Grade: Leisurely

5 - 10 June 2023, Mon - Sat 5 nights / 6 days

Pembrokeshire, with its stunning coastline and abundance of flora and fauna, is the ideal location for a holiay guided by natural history expert, Madeline.

Isle of Skye, Scotland     Grade: Moderate to Challenging

17 - 24 June, Sat - Sat, 7 nights / 8 days FULLY BOOKED Put your name on the waiting list here

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

Dolomites, Italy Walking in Nature   

Grade: Low Moderate

20 - 27 June 2023 , Tues - Tues 7 nights / 8 days ALMOST FULL

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.

The Hope Pilgrimage: Edale to Eyam       Grade: Moderate

24 - 28 June  4 nights / 5  days

A linear walk through the beautiful Hope Valley, taking in some of the most remarkable Derbyshire Dark Peak District scenery and villages. Starting in Edale, in the shadow of Kinder Scout, the Peak District's highest point and the start of the Pennine Way, we head up hill and down dale. This is my home turf and I love it.

Flamborough Bird Watching: Puffins and More   

Grade: Leisurely

1 - 5 July  4 nights / 5 days

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.

Ramsgate Weekend, Kent      Grade: Leisurely

7 - 9 July 2023, 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.

Isle of Wight Lesbian Break     Grade: Moderate

18 - 23 July 2023, Tues - Sun  5 nights / 6 days ALMOST FULL

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

Isle of Man         Grade:  Moderate

10 - 16 August 2023, Thurs - Wed, 6 nights / 7 days

Discover the variety of wonderful walking on the Isle of Man, using some of the island's traditional forms of transport.

Iceland and the Laugavegur Trail      Grade: Moderate to Challenging

19 – 27 August 2023, 8 nights / 9 days ALMOST FULL

Join us for this fabulous Icelandic adventure which includes not only a classic hike but also time to explore some of the iconic sights which make Iceland such a memorable destination.

Rye, Winchelsea and Dungeness, South Coast     Grade: Leisurely

24 - 28 August 2023, Thurs - Mon 4 nights / 5 days    

A wonderful opportunity to explore this historic and atmospheric area with a knowledgeable guide who knows the place well. Our series of walks will take us to some beautiful locations to soak up the atmosphere of times gone by and breathe in the fresh sea air.

eSwatini: Walking, Safari and Culture       Grade: Leisurely

31 August - 13 September 2023 13 nights / 14 days

Discover the beauty and unique atmosphere of eSwatini on this amazing holiday of a lifetime. There are 3 main elements that make this trip to eSwatini so special – the animals, the walking and the people.

South Downs, Sussex     Grade: Low Moderate 

1 - 4 September, 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.

Isle of Arran, Scotland     Grade: Moderate

11 - 16 September 2023, Mon - Sat 5 nights / 6 days

Enjoy the very varied walking on offer on the Isle of Arran including its highest peak, Goat Fell.

Via Francigena: The Heart of Tuscany     Grade: Moderate

23 - 30 September 2023,  7 nights / 8 days

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

Arnside and Silverdale    Grade: Moderate 

25 - 29 September 2023, Mon - Fri 4 nights / 5 days ALMOST FULL

Join Helen to explore this hidden gem near the border of Cumbria and Lancashire.

New Forest Explorer Long Weekend     Grade: Leisurely

6 - 9 October, Fri - Mon 3 nights / 4 days

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

Guernsey, Sark and Herm       Grade: Low Moderate

9 - 14 October 2023, Mon - Sat 5 nights

Enjoy some stunning sea cliffs and white sand beaches on this guided walking holiday to Guernsey. A trip over to the tiny islands of Sark and Herm is a definite highlight.

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

14 - 18 October, Sat - Wed, 4 nights/5 days

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

Greece: Walking in the Peloponnese      Grade: Moderate

15 - 22 October, Sun - Sun 7 nights / 8 days

A truly memorable holiday set in a picturesque seaside village location with a stunning backdrop of hill-top villages.

Eskdale Lake District     Grade: Moderate to Challenging

21 - 26  October, Sat - Thurs 5 nights / 6 days

A truly stunning location with high mountains within easy reach. Remote, rugged and spectacular Autumn walking.

Nepal: Annapurna Base Camp Tea House Trek       Grade: Challenging

1 - 16 November 2023 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

6 -10 November 2023  4 nights / 5 days

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

La Corbiere Lighthouse in Jersey, Channel Islands

Jersey, Channel Islands          Grade: Low Moderate

Please get in touch if you are interested in a Jersey trip in 2023

Jersey sits in the Bay of St Malo - just 14 miles (22 km) from the French coast and 85 miles (137 km) south of the English coast. For an island that is only 5 miles (8 km) long and 9 miles (14.5 km) wide, there is a huge variety of walking to enjoy.

2024

Costa Rica: A Journey through Nature          Grade: Leisurely 

8 - 22 January 2024 14 nights (incl 1 overnight flight) 

A journey through one of the most biodiverse countries in the world. Full of colour and wonder, this holiday is a must for nature lovers and explorers alike.

Turkiye: Walking and Sailing Marmaris - Lycia - Marmaris

Grade: Low Moderate

20 - 27 April  2023 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.

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