Walking Holidays UK and Worldwide

Wells-next-the-Sea Norfolk Christmas Break          Grade: Low Moderate

23-27 December 2020 - 4 nights CANCELLED DUE TO COVID-19

The perfect way to spend your Christmas holiday – fresh air, great walking, gorgeous coastal scenery right on the doorstep, lovely company, relaxed environment and fabulous food too!

2021

Norfolk Broads and Coastal Seals, Winterton-on-Sea        Grade: Leisurely 

5 - 9 February 2021, Fri - Tues 4 nights

A leisurely "get away from it all" break in a pretty coastal location with lots of historic interest and a colony of seals to admire.

La Corbiere Lighthouse in Jersey, Channel Islands

Jersey, Channel Islands          Grade: Low Moderate

26 Feb - 3 Mar 2021, Fri - Wed

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.

Flamborough Head Bird Watching Easter Break   Grade: Leisurely 

1 - 5 April 2021, Thurs - Easter Mon- 4 nights 

Enjoy an Easter break bird watching in Flamborough, Yorkshire. This section of the East Yorkshire coast is an internationally important area for breeding birds and is a staging post for migrants to rest and refuel.

The Peak Pilgrimage: Ilam to Eyam       Grade: Moderate

DATES TBC 2021 4 nights

A linear walk through some of the prettiest Peak District scenery and villages. The walk takes 3.5 days covering 35 miles in total.

Southwold and Suffolk Coast  1       Grade: Leisurely

10 -15  April 2021  - 5 nights

Southwold and the surrounding area is a truly magical location with much to attract the walker and nature lover. Our holiday will take in the beautiful Suffolk Coast with visits to Southwold where we are based plus Walberswick, Dunwich, Aldeburgh and Orford Ness. Each place offers something different making for an interesting and varied stay.

Dartington, Devon          Grade: Low Moderate

17 - 21 April, Sat - Wed - 4 nights 

Set between Dartmoor and the Devon coast, Dartington is a perfect centre from which to explore this area. To the south we have the south west coast with its many beautiful beaches, as well as the river Dart that leads down to Dartmouth. To the north lies Dartmoor with a totally different landscape wrapped in history with ancient woodlands and wild open moors.

North Devon and Somerset Birdwatching         Grade: Leisurely

30 April - 4 May 2021 4 nights

Join us for this wonderful bridwatching holiday with natural history expert Madeline. Each day we aim to explore a different area covering a variety of habitats and hope to spot an exciting array of birds

Beara Peninsula, County Cork, South West Ireland        Grade: Low Moderate

May 2021 5 nights - DATES TBC

This is a truly magical area, with the most invigorating coastal paths and  a fascinating history. Enjoy  colourful villages, fantastic views and warm hospitality on the Wild Altantic Coast.

Sardinia, Italy          Grade: Moderate 

30 May - 6 June 2021, Sun - Sun 7 nights

Sardinia is an island of imposing limestone mountains, deep gorges, white sand beaches and an inviting turquoise sea. There is much to explore and much to learn about Sardinia’s fascinating history. We will be walking in the rugged mountains of the Supramonte region, exploring the history of the ancient Nuragic civilization and enjoying some of the most beautiful stretches of coastal walking the island has to offer.

The Coleridge Way, Somerset to Devon          Grade: Moderate   

6 -13 June 2021, Sun - Sun- 7 nights 

A stunning and varied long distance trail taking in the places which inspired the poet, Samuel Taylor Coleridge. A quintessentially English landscape of rolling hills, heather moorland, steep sided coombs and picturesque seascapes.

Classic Snowdonia Trails      Grade: Moderate to Challenging

9 - 13 June 2021, Wed - Sun,  4 nights 

Join local guide Anita to explore the quieter routes of Snowdonia National Park. Expect dramatic mountain landscapes, glaciated valleys and  some exceptional views.

Pembrokeshire, Wales          Grade: Moderate      Dogs Welcome

14 - 18 June 2021, Mon- Fri - 4 nights 

Join us for a wonderful few days of walking and glamping (or camping) in this stunning area of Pembrokeshire. This really is a hidden gem and we are very excited to have discovered it! Our walking holiday will explore the rugged coastline to the north near Cardigan Bay, the vast open moorland of the Preseli Hills and the tranquillity of nearby woodland and country lanes.

Spain: Camino de Santiago de Compostela; the final 100km    

Grade: Moderate 

26 June - 4 July, Sat - Sun 8 nights

Join us on this classic pilgrimage route through Northern Spain.

East Sussex Coast and Dungeness, Kent        Grade: Leisurely

2 - 6 July 2021 - 4 nights 

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.

Hadrian's Wall and its Roman Forts        Grade: Leisurely

14 - 18 July 2021 - 4 nights 

Join us on this leisurely exploration of the highlights of Hadrian's Wall which includes visits to 3 of the most interesting Roman sites along the wall.

The Best of Hadrian's Wall: Newtown to Chollerford         

Grade: Moderate to Challenging

14 - 18 July 2021 - 4 nights 

A linear walk, west to east along the most intact and interesting section of Hadrian's Wall with forts, milecastles and turrets along the way.

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

24 - 30 July 2021, Sat - Fri - 6 nights 

The Fife peninsula sits just above Edinburgh and below Dundee and is a delightfully scenic destination with plenty to offer the visitor. There are miles of golden sand beaches, traditional harbours, quaint villages and a stunning coastal path. Add to that the hidden gem which is the Isle of May and the historic university town of St Andrews and you have the makings of a fabulous holiday.

Isle of Man         Grade: Moderate

7 - 13 August 2021 6 nights

The Isle of Man is a wonderful destination for walkers with such a huge variety within a small area. There are some of the best coastal walks in the UK, plenty of history and legend, a mountain summit with views over England, Ireland, Wales and Scotland on a clear day, hidden coves, lush glens, dramatic moorland…the list goes on.

South West Coast Path, Minehead to Lee, Ilfracombe         Grade: Moderate

25 - 31 August 2021 6 nights

Join us as we walk the first 44 miles of the South West Coast Path from Somerset into Devon. A ruggedly beautiful section with some breath-taking views.

Classic Lake District Peaks        Grade: Moderate to Challenging

29 August - 3 September 2021 - 5 nights, Sun - Fri

Enjoy some of the most beautiful and well-known peaks in the Lake District on this walking break based in the wonderful Borrowdale Valley.

Lake District: Borrowdale and Derwentwater         Grade: Low Moderate

29 August - 3 September 2021 - 5 nights, Sun - Fri

Borrowdale is known as the most beautiful valley in England. Surrounded by high peaks, this holiday explores the valley itself,its lower peaks and nearby Derwentwater.

Isle of Arran,   Scotland       Grade: Low Moderate

4 - 10 September 2021 6 nights

Known as Scotland in miniature, the Isle of Arran is a beautiful island with a wide varierty of walking opportunities within reach of our base in Brodick.

eSwatini: Walking, Safari and Culture       Grade: Leisurely

6 - 19 September 2021 13 nights

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.

Southwold and Suffolk Coast  2       Grade: Leisurely

2 - 7 October 2021  - 5 nights

Southwold and the surrounding area is a truly magical location with much to attract the walker and nature lover. Our holiday will take in the beautiful Suffolk Coast with visits to Southwold where we are based plus Walberswick, Dunwich, Aldeburgh and Orford Ness. Each place offers something different making for an interesting and varied stay.

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

21 October - 3 November  2021 13 nights

Trekking in the Annapurna foothills makes Nepal accessible to many walkers as the trail is well-trodden, below the height where altitude may be an issue and the pace is not rushed with plenty of stops and relatively short days.

Nepal: Annapurna Base Camp Tea House Trek       Grade: Challenging

5 - 20 November 2021 15 nights

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

2022

Costa Rica: A Journey through Nature          Grade: Leisurely 

11 - 25 January 2022 14 nights 

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.

Peru: Inca Trail and Machu Picchu with Lake Titicaca Option   

Grade: Moderate to Challenging

 11 nights (Lake Titicaca +3 nights )  2022 Dates TBC

Join us on this classic hike along the Inca Trail to the ruins at Machu Picchu. Includes 2 tours of the Sacred Valley plus a half day tour of Cusco.

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