Walking Holidays UK and Worldwide

2021

Isle of Man         Grade: Moderate

7 - 13 August 2021 6 nights     ALMOST FULL

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.

Yorkshire Three Peaks        Grade: Moderate

20 - 24 August 2021 4  nights   1 place left in a twin shared room

Conquer the Yorkshire Three Peaks one day at a time. The striking peaks of Pen-y-Ghent, Ingleborough and Whernside deserve to be enjoyed at leisure with time to really appreciate the surroundings.

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  FULLY BOOKED 

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   FULLY BOOKED

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.

The Hope Pilgrimage: Edale to Eyam       Grade: Moderate

13 - 17 September 2021, Mon - Fri 4 nights

A linear walk through the Hope Valley, taking in some of the most remarkable Derbyshire Dark Peak District scenery and villages. The walk takes 3 days covering 29 miles in total.

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

25 - 30 September 5 nights

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.

Southwold and Suffolk Coast  2       Grade: Leisurely

2 - 7 October 2021  - 5 nights      TWIN ROOM AVAILABLE DUE TO CANCELLATION

If you are interested in this holiday on an alternative date or would like to go on the waiting list please get in touch.

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.

East Sussex Coast and Dungeness, Kent  2      Grade: Leisurely

15 - 19 October 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.

Dartington, Devon          Grade: Low Moderate

22 - 26 October, Fri - Tues, 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.

Ramsgate, Kent Long Weekend       Grade: Low Moderate

5 - 8 November 2021, Fri- Mon 3 nights

A chance for some fresh sea air, sandy beaches and some great walking on this small group long weekend. Get away from it all for a short break.

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

25 - 29 November 2021, Thurs - Mon 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.

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.

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

26 March - 8 April 2022 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.

Yorkshire Dales: Malham Easter Break       Grade: Leisurely and Moderate

15 - 19 April 2022, Fri - Tues 4 nights  

Enjoy the stunning Yorkshire Dales National Park from our base tucked away high in the hills near Malham tarn. Two grades of walk on offer each day.

Southwold and Suffolk Coast        Grade: Leisurely

Late April dates tbc  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.

Namibia and Botswana: Safari and Walking      Grade: Leisurely

29 April  - 14 May 2022

Join Jenny Bowen of Sense Earth on this wonderful new tailor made safari with leisurely walking.

The Seven Sisters and the South Downs       Grade: Low Moderate

6 - 9 May 2022, Fri - Mon 3 nights 

Explore the stunning white chalk scenery with a mixture of coastal and inland walking. Imposing cliffs and quaint villages.

Turkey: Hiking and Cruising The Carian Trail     Grade: Low Moderate

16 - 23 May 2022

A fabulous week onboard a traditional Turkish gulet. With exclusive use, we will relax and enjoy a week of wonderful walks, turqouise seas and lovely food.

North Devon and Somerset Birdwatching         Grade: Leisurely

May 2022 Dates TBC

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

The Peak Pilgrimage: Ilam to Eyam       Grade: Moderate

Dates TBC 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.

Snowdonia    Grade: Moderate to Challenging

10 - 15 June 2022, 5 nights

Explore some of the quieter routes around Snowdonia with local guide, Anita.

Beatrix Potter's Lake District   Grade: Very Leisurely 

11 - 17 June 2022, 6 nights

Explore the delightful landscapes and locations enjoyed and enhanced by Beatrix Potter, author, conservationist and landowner.

Dolomites, Italy Walking in Nature   

Grade: Low Moderate

21 - 28 June 2022 Tues - Tues 7 nights

Join us in the impressive Dolomite mountains for a week of walking in nature. Simply stunning!

East Sussex Coast and Dungeness, Kent        Grade: Leisurely

29 June - 3 July 2022, Wed - Sun 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.

Flamborough Head Bird Watching  Break   Grade: Leisurely 

2 - 6 July 2022 4 nights  

Enjoy a relaxing 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. There should be plenty of puffins and gannets around at this time of the year.

St Andrews, Fife Coast and Isle of May, Scotland          Grade: Moderate (with Low Moderate shorter options)

9 - 15 July  2022, 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.

Hadrian's Wall and its Roman Forts        Grade: Leisurely

27 - 31  July 2022- 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

27 - 31 July 2022 - 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.

The Hope Pilgrimage: Edale to Eyam       Grade: Moderate

Dates TBC 4 nights

A linear walk through the Hope Valley, taking in some of the most remarkable Derbyshire Dark Peak District scenery and villages. The walk takes 3 days covering 29 miles in total.

Isle of Man         Grade: Moderate

August 2022 Dates TBC 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.

Northumbria Explorer        Grade: Leisurely

5 - 10 September 2022 September, Mon - Sat 5 nights 

Explore the beautiful Northumberland AONB at a leisurely pace with a mixture of walking and sightseeing. This area is packed with gorgeous scenery and has a fascinating history too.

eSwatini: Walking, Safari and Culture       Grade: Leisurely

7  - 20 September 2022 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.

Isle of Arran,   Scotland       Grade: Low Moderate

10 - 16  September 2022 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.

East Sussex Coast and Dungeness, Kent  2     Grade: Leisurely

14 - 18 September 2022, Wed - Sun 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.

Greece: Walking in the Peloponnese      Grade: Moderate

8 - 15 October 2022, Sat - Sat 7 nights

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

Nepal: Annapurna Base Camp Tea House Trek       Grade: Challenging

15 - 30 October 2022 15 nights

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

Ramsgate, Kent Long Weekend       Grade: Low Moderate

Late October dates tbc Fri- Mon 3 nights

A chance for some fresh sea air, sandy beaches and some great walking on this small group long weekend. Get away from it all for a short break.

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

Grade: Moderate 

September Dates TBC 2022 8 nights

Join us on this classic pilgrimage route through Northern Spain.

Classic Lake District Peaks        Grade: Moderate to Challenging

2022 dates tbc- 5 nights

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: Leisurely

2022 dates tbc- 5 nights

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.

La Corbiere Lighthouse in Jersey, Channel Islands

Jersey, Channel Islands          Grade: Low Moderate

2022 Dates TBC, 5 nights

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.

Sardinia, Italy          Grade: Moderate 

 Sun - Sun 7 nights  DATES TBC

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.

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.

Classic Japan: Sightseeing Tour     Grade: Leisurely

Mid- November 2022 DATES TBC

A fantastic introduction to Japan taking in Tokyo, Kyoto and the area around Mount Fuji.

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