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Rural hotel breaks

If your idea of the perfect 'weekend break' is something as far away from city life as you can get, then our Rural Retreats programme could be for you! We have chosen our favourite rural hotels - including former coaching inns, converted olive mills and restored monasteries - perfect for people just wanting a rural hotel break away from busy day-to-day living. All the rural hotels we've selected are unique, but all offer beautiful surroundings, high comfort levels and superb regional cuisine.

Below is our range of rural hotels

Click on the appropriate hotel title for full details, take a look at our activities section for further information about our short hotel breaks or use the links on the right.

View 135 holidays below


Transylvania and the Carpathian Mountains

Transylvania and the Carpathian Mountains

This wonderful seven-night guided holiday explores the mountainous region of Transylvania, leaving the stories behind to uncover a beautiful country with a rich and fascinating history; full of mediaeval castles, high peaks, incredible wildlife, and -of course- warm hospitality.

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JFMAMJJASOND

  • Holiday typeGuided walking
  • Duration7 nights, hotel-to-hotel
  • Activity level
  • Excellent for
  • From £1299per person, tour only
  • All lunches and evening meals included
  • Led by experienced local guide
Delights of the Dalmatian Coast Walk

Delights of the Dalmatian Coast Walk

Croatia's rich cultural heritage is matched only by its amazing natural beauty: sandy beaches, unspoilt islands, tourist-free villages and barely-visited historic sites - all perfect for exploring on foot. Lovely walks and super hotels including 5-star luxury in Dubrovnik.

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JFMAMJJASOND

  • Holiday typeGuided walking
  • Duration7 nights, hotel-to-hotel
  • Activity level
  • Excellent for
  • From £1499per person, tour only

  • 47 Reviews
  • All meals included
  • Led by experienced local guide
Gastronomic Burgundy Cycling - Short Break

Gastronomic Burgundy Cycling - Short Break

Gastronomic meals and world famous wines, mediaeval towns and traditional villages, historic hotels and chateaux, and the picturesque Canal de Bourgogne. These are some of the highlights of this 4-night cycle around the beautiful Cote D'Or along quiet lanes, vineyard tracks and tranquil waterside paths.

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JFMAMJJASOND

  • Holiday typeSelf-guided cycling
  • Duration4 nights, hotel-to-hotel
  • Activity level
  • Excellent for
  • From Call usper person, tour only
  • All continental breakfasts and gastronomic evening meals included
  • High quality bikes provided
  • GPS route navigation provided
  • Luggage transfers between hotels
Hilltop Villages of Provence Cycling - Short Break

Hilltop Villages of Provence Cycling - Short Break

Provence is a place whose natural light and landscapes have served as inspiration to such iconic figures as Van Gogh, Cezanne, Picasso and Dumas (not to mention Peter Mayle!), and this 4 night holiday has been designed to give you a taste of the famous hilltop villages which dot its breath-taking, lavender-scented Luberon region.

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JFMAMJJASOND

  • Holiday typeSelf-guided cycling
  • Duration4 nights, hotel-to-hotel
  • Activity level
  • Excellent for
  • From Call usper person, tour only
  • All continental breakfasts and 3 evening meals included
  • High quality bikes provided
  • Route notes and maps provided
  • Luggage transfers between hotels
Dorset and the Jurassic Coast Cycling

Dorset and the Jurassic Coast Cycling

Spend five nights taking in the best bits of one of England's most beautiful counties, featuring some of its most spectacular coastline along the UNESCO listed Jurassic Coast. Whether you're riding alongside unspoilt beaches, exploring the ruins of a crumbling National Trust castle, visiting a protected nature reserve, or enjoying lunch in a historic seaside town, this spectacular independent ride will show you England's south coast at its glorious best!

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JFMAMJJASOND

  • Holiday typeSelf-guided cycling
  • Duration5 nights, hotel-to-hotel
  • Activity level
  • Excellent for
  • From Call usper person, tour only

  • 11 Reviews
  • Full English Breakfasts included
  • High quality bikes provided
  • Route notes and maps provided
  • Luggage transfers between hotels
Gastronomic Burgundy Cycling

Gastronomic Burgundy Cycling

Gastronomic meals and world famous wines, mediaeval towns and traditional villages, historic hotels and chateaux, and the picturesque Canal de Bourgogne. These are some of the highlights of this 6 night cycle around the beautiful Cote D'Or along quiet lanes, vineyard tracks and tranquil waterside paths.

DEPARTURE MONTHS

JFMAMJJASOND

  • Holiday typeSelf-guided cycling
  • Duration6 nights, hotel-to-hotel
  • Activity level
  • Excellent for
  • From Call usper person, tour only

  • 11 Reviews
  • All continental breakfasts and gastronomic evening meals included
  • High quality bikes provided
  • GPS route navigation provided
  • Luggage transfers between hotels
Côtes du Ventoux Cycling

Côtes du Ventoux Cycling

The Vaucluse is characterised by several things but none perhaps as much as the vineyards which cover the patchwork landscape and the ever present shape of Mt Ventoux, 'the Giant of Provence', silent and ever watchful on the horizon. This 6 night cycle takes you around the eastern side of the Vaucluse, where you will have ample opportunities to taste the local produce as you venture right up to the foot of the mountain.

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JFMAMJJASOND

  • Holiday typeSelf-guided cycling
  • Duration6 nights, hotel-to-hotel
  • Activity level
  • Excellent for
  • From Call usper person, tour only

  • 13 Reviews
  • All continental breakfasts and evening meals included
  • High quality bikes provided
  • Route notes and maps provided
  • Luggage transfers between hotels
Highlights of Lake Constance by bike

Highlights of Lake Constance by bike

Explore Lake Constance by bike on gentle cycling trails, stopping for lunches at waterfront restaurants and discovering some of the cultural and historic highlights of this region, staying in Austria, Switzerland and Germany.

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JFMAMJJASOND

  • Holiday typeSelf-guided cycling
  • Duration7 nights, hotel-to-hotel
  • Activity level
  • Excellent for
  • From Call usper person, tour only
  • All buffet breakfasts and 5 evening meals included
  • High quality bikes provided
  • Route notes and maps provided
  • Luggage transfers between hotels
Contrasts of Puglia Cycling

Contrasts of Puglia Cycling

Firmly tucked away in the South, Puglia is a sun-soaked region of deserted white sand beaches, unspoilt villages and gently rolling hills backing the clear emerald seas of the Adriatic. Highlights include UNESCO Alberobello and whitewashed Ostuni.

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JFMAMJJASOND

  • Holiday typeSelf-guided cycling
  • Duration7 nights, hotel-to-hotel
  • Activity level
  • Excellent for
  • From Call usper person, tour only

  • 77 Reviews
  • All continental breakfasts and 3 evening meals included
  • High quality bikes provided
  • GPS route navigation provided
  • Luggage transfers between hotels
Backroads of Brittany Cycling

Backroads of Brittany Cycling

Visitors have long been drawn to the stunning white beaches of Brittany's Emerald Coast, yet the region remains largely unspoiled with traditional fishing ports, colourful country hamlets and beautifully preserved walled towns unchanged since the Middle Ages.

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JFMAMJJASOND

  • Holiday typeSelf-guided cycling
  • Duration8 nights, hotel-to-hotel
  • Activity level
  • Excellent for
  • From Call usper person, tour only

  • 38 Reviews
  • All buffet breakfasts and 4 evening meals included
  • High quality bikes provided
  • GPS route navigation provided
  • Luggage transfers between hotels
Classic Catalan Cycling

Classic Catalan Cycling

This 8-night holiday explores the wonderfully undiscovered Catalan countryside, a region of pine-fringed valleys dotted with historic castles, hilltop fortresses, ancient wine villages and beautiful countryside. It's wonderfully quiet cycling too, where you can discover unspoilt Catalunya.

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JFMAMJJASOND

  • Holiday typeSelf-guided cycling
  • Duration8 nights, hotel-to-hotel
  • Activity level
  • Excellent for
  • From Call usper person, tour only
  • All breakfasts and 2 evening meals included
  • High quality bikes provided
  • GPS route navigation provided
  • Luggage transfers between hotels
Catalan Coastal Cycling

Catalan Coastal Cycling

Follow the unspoilt Catalan coast on this easy 8-night cycling tour. Our varied routes take you through olive groves, peach orchards and stunningly beautiful, pretty coloured villages. All the hotels have pools, and 2 nights are spent in a luxury C14 castle.

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JFMAMJJASOND

  • Holiday typeSelf-guided cycling
  • Duration8 nights, hotel-to-hotel
  • Activity level
  • Excellent for
  • From Call usper person, tour only

  • 34 Reviews
  • All continental breakfasts and 4 evening meals included
  • High quality bikes provided
  • GPS route navigation provided
  • Luggage transfers between hotels
Landscapes of the Luberon Cycling

Landscapes of the Luberon Cycling

The picturesque, perched villages of Provence offer stirring images along with a history which, in some places, stretches back over a thousand years. On this 8 night holiday you’ll discover vineyards, olive groves, monasteries, chateaux and caves along with the region’s famous Ochre Trail and, of course, the lavender which scents the summer air.

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JFMAMJJASOND

  • Holiday typeSelf-guided cycling
  • Duration8 nights, hotel-to-hotel
  • Activity level
  • Excellent for
  • From Call usper person, tour only

  • 9 Reviews
  • All continental breakfasts and 6 evening meals included
  • High quality bikes provided
  • Route notes and maps provided
  • Luggage transfers between hotels
Secrets of San Gimignano Cycling

Secrets of San Gimignano Cycling

This 8-night cycling holiday combines fabulously unspoilt Chianti countryside with the chance to visit the world-famous cities of Florence and Siena. You'll stay in high quality hotels, enjoy superb meals and relax by panoramic pools - views extend as far as Corsica on a clear day!

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JFMAMJJASOND

  • Holiday typeSelf-guided cycling
  • Duration8 nights, hotel-to-hotel
  • Activity level
  • Excellent for
  • From Call usper person, tour only

  • 37 Reviews
  • All continental breakfasts and evening meals included
  • High quality bikes provided
  • Route notes and maps provided
  • Luggage transfers between hotels
Cycling the Wine Trails of Umbria

Cycling the Wine Trails of Umbria

This 8-night holiday combines gentle pedalling through olive groves, sunflower fields and vineyards with time in gorgeous historic towns and sun-drenched villages. Highlights include mediaeval Bevagna, Etruscan Perugia, picture-postcard Spello and ancient Assisi.

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JFMAMJJASOND

  • Holiday typeSelf-guided cycling
  • Duration8 nights, hotel-to-hotel
  • Activity level
  • Excellent for
  • From Call usper person, tour only

  • 43 Reviews
  • All breakfasts and 6 evening meals included
  • High quality bikes provided
  • GPS route navigation provided
  • Luggage transfers between hotels
Porto to Coimbra Cycling

Porto to Coimbra Cycling

Enjoy cycling from wine capital, Porto, south along the coast and bay-hopping to Aveiro, Portugal's Venice before heading inland and finishing in Coimbra, Portugal's old capital with UNESCO recognised heritage.

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JFMAMJJASOND

  • Holiday typeSelf-guided cycling
  • Duration9 nights, hotel-to-hotel
  • Activity level
  • Excellent for
  • From Call usper person, tour only

  • 11 Reviews
  • All continental breakfasts and 5 evening meals included
  • High quality bikes provided
  • Route notes and maps provided
  • Luggage transfers between hotels
Connemara Loop and Inishbofin Island cycling

Connemara Loop and Inishbofin Island cycling

This 10-night cycling holiday takes you through the stunning wild countryside of the Galway and Mayo regions in western Ireland, where high mountains lunge into clear blue loughs and the British Isle’s only true fjord.

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JFMAMJJASOND

  • Holiday typeSelf-guided cycling
  • Duration10 nights, hotel-to-hotel
  • Activity level
  • Excellent for
  • From Call usper person, tour only
  • All breakfasts and 6 evening meals
  • High quality bikes provided
  • GPS route navigation provided
  • Luggage transfers between hotels
The Sound of Music Cycling

The Sound of Music Cycling

Discover fairytale villages and spectacular views on this gentle lakeside cycling tour. Lots to see - St Wolfgang's cog railway, Mozart's museum, Gmunden's floating castle and lots to do - water sports, mountain rail rides and boat trips.

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JFMAMJJASOND

  • Holiday typeSelf-guided cycling
  • Duration10 nights, hotel-to-hotel
  • Activity level
  • Excellent for
  • From Call usper person, tour only
  • Continental breakfast and 8 evening meals
  • High quality bikes provided
  • Route notes and maps provided
  • Luggage transfers between hotels
Mediaeval Umbrian Cycling

Mediaeval Umbrian Cycling

This 10-night holiday combines gentle pedalling through olive groves, sunflower fields and vineyards with time in gorgeous historic towns and sun-drenched villages with 4 nights spent in Spoleto with its fantastic architecture and opportunities to visit Rome and Norcia, famed for its cured meats.

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JFMAMJJASOND

  • Holiday typeSelf-guided cycling
  • Duration10 nights, hotel-to-hotel
  • Activity level
  • Excellent for
  • From Call usper person, tour only

  • 13 Reviews
  • Continental breakfast and 6 evening meals
  • High quality bikes provided
  • GPS route navigation provided
  • Luggage transfers between hotels
Brittany Activities

Brittany Activities

No visit to this part of Brittany would be complete without seeing the beautiful mediaeval town of Dinan. This beautifully preserved ancient walled town, with riverfront port and picturesque half-timbered buildings, is an absolute gem. We provide a range of fully researched, self-guided walking and cycling routes, usually at 1 or 1+ boot and 1-bike level. A complimentary Headwater bike for your exclusive use throughout your stay is included to give you total flexibility. An ideal family getaway for all generations.

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JFMAMJJASOND

  • Holiday typeMulti activity holiday
  • Duration7 nights, single centre
  • Activity level
  • Excellent for
  • From Call usper person, tour only
  • All buffet breakfasts included
  • High quality bikes provided
  • GPS route navigation provided
Catalunya Activities

Catalunya Activities

Combine a stay at the beach with a choice of gentle walking and cycling routes for an active family holiday. You stay in the fishing village of Calella de Palafrugell, where the rocky coastline has a number of small coves, nearby, to explore. We provide a range of fully researched, self-guided walking and cycling routes, typically at Activity Level 1. A complimentary Headwater bike for your exclusive use throughout your stay is included to give you total flexibility.

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JFMAMJJASOND

  • Holiday typeMulti activity holiday
  • Duration7 nights, single centre
  • Activity level
  • Excellent for
  • From Call usper person, tour only
  • All breakfasts and 3 evening meals included
  • High quality bikes provided
  • GPS route navigation provided
Gastronomic Burgundy Walking - Short Break

Gastronomic Burgundy Walking - Short Break

Gastronomic meals and historic hotels, sleepy wine villages and traditional mediaeval towns, ancient woodland and some of the world’s most prestigious vineyards. These are some of the highlights of this 4-night walk around the beautiful Cote D'Or along quiet lanes, vineyard tracks and shady woodland paths.

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JFMAMJJASOND

  • Holiday typeSelf-guided walking
  • Duration4 nights, hotel-to-hotel
  • Activity level
  • Excellent for
  • From Call usper person, tour only
  • All continental breakfasts and gastronomic evening meals included
  • Route notes and maps provided
  • Luggage transfers between hotels
Gastronomic Burgundy Walking

Gastronomic Burgundy Walking

Gastronomic meals and historic hotels, sleepy wine villages and traditional mediaeval towns, ancient woodland and some of the world’s most prestigious vineyards. These are some of the highlights of this 6 night walk around the beautiful Cote D'Or along quiet lanes, vineyard tracks and shady woodland paths.

DEPARTURE MONTHS

JFMAMJJASOND

  • Holiday typeSelf-guided walking
  • Duration6 nights, hotel-to-hotel
  • Activity level
  • Excellent for
  • From Call usper person, tour only

  • 16 Reviews
  • Continental breakfasts and all gastronomic evening meals
  • Route notes and maps provided
  • Luggage transfers between hotels
Loch Ness and the Caledonian Canal Walk

Loch Ness and the Caledonian Canal Walk

Known for tales of the seldom seen monster, the area around Loch Ness is also famous for having some of the most spectacular natural scenery in the UK. Here numerous other lochs await discovery along with ruined castles, shady forests, tranquil waterways, high viewpoints, hidden waterfalls, a huge variety of wildlife (including many birds of prey and notably golden eagles) and a history that at times seems indiscernible from the area’s timeless folklore.

DEPARTURE MONTHS

JFMAMJJASOND

  • Holiday typeSelf-guided walking
  • Duration6 nights, hotel-to-hotel
  • Activity level
  • Excellent for
  • From Call usper person, tour only

  • 4 Reviews
  • Full Scottish Breakfasts
  • Route notes and maps provided
  • Luggage transfers between hotels
Rivers and Chateaux of the Loire Walk

Rivers and Chateaux of the Loire Walk

This gentle hotel-to-hotel walking holiday is a fabulous introduction to the Loire Valley and follows a circular route linking the chateaux of Chenonceau, Amboise and Chaumont-sur-Loire. Warm, friendly hotels and great regional cuisine.

DEPARTURE MONTHS

JFMAMJJASOND

  • Holiday typeSelf-guided walking
  • Duration6 nights, hotel-to-hotel
  • Activity level
  • Excellent for
  • From Call usper person, tour only

  • 4 Reviews
  • Continental breakfast and 4 evening meals
  • Route notes and maps provided
  • Luggage transfers between hotels
A Walk from Spello to Spoleto

A Walk from Spello to Spoleto

This 6-night linear trip is a great mix of wonderfully scenic walking and historic hilltop towns. The walks follow a mix of paths and trails, partly on the St Francis Way, partly on the 'Sentiero degli Ulivi', the Olive Grove Trail. Along the way you pass the great Abbey at Sassovivo and wander the ruins of Campello Alto

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JFMAMJJASOND

  • Holiday typeSelf-guided walking
  • Duration6 nights, hotel-to-hotel
  • Activity level
  • Excellent for
  • From Call usper person, tour only
  • All continental breakfasts and 5 evening meals
  • Route notes and maps provided
  • Luggage transfers between hotels
Dramatic Vistas of the Tarn

Dramatic Vistas of the Tarn

This single centre holiday provides some of the finest walking in France including hiking the Tarn and Jonte Gorges, Aven Armand and in the Cevennes National Park - where you'll find 4000+ flowers including 80 different orchids.

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JFMAMJJASOND

  • Holiday typeSelf-guided walking
  • Duration7 nights, single centre
  • Activity level
  • Excellent for
  • From Call usper person, tour only

  • 33 Reviews
  • All buffet breakfasts and 6 evening meals
  • Route notes and maps provided
Amalfi to Sorrento Walk

Amalfi to Sorrento Walk

There are few places in Italy as stunning as the Amalfi Coast with its emerald seas, plunging gorges and pastel villages linked by ancient walking paths. This linear walk follows the coast from elegant Amalfi to chic Sorrento, taking in en route vertical Positano and (optional) the beautiful island of Capri.

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JFMAMJJASOND

  • Holiday typeSelf-guided walking
  • Duration8 nights, hotel-to-hotel
  • Activity level
  • Excellent for
  • From Call usper person, tour only

  • 58 Reviews
  • All buffet breakfasts and 3 evening meals included
  • Route notes and maps provided
  • Luggage transfers between hotels
Contrasts of Alsace and The Vosges Walk

Contrasts of Alsace and The Vosges Walk

Incorporating both Alsace’s Route des Vins and the picturesque Vosges National Park, this 8-night walking holiday showcases the very best that the region has to offer. Your holiday starts in the heart of wine country and takes you west through ancient forest and into the Vosges Mountains, straddling the French and German border.

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JFMAMJJASOND

  • Holiday typeSelf-guided walking
  • Duration8 nights, hotel-to-hotel
  • Activity level
  • Excellent for
  • From Call usper person, tour only

  • 6 Reviews
  • Continental breakfasts and all evening meals
  • Route notes and maps provided
  • Luggage transfers between hotels
Catalan Coastal Walk

Catalan Coastal Walk

Mainly coastal walking also taking in sweeping green valleys, pretty wine villages, hidden white hamlets and colourful fishing harbours. Highlights include artists' favourite, Cadaqués, and the spectacular bay at Roses, with C16 castle and ruined citadel.

DEPARTURE MONTHS

JFMAMJJASOND

  • Holiday typeSelf-guided walking
  • Duration8 nights, hotel-to-hotel
  • Activity level
  • Excellent for
  • From Call usper person, tour only

  • 36 Reviews
  • All continental breakfast and 6 evening meals
  • Route notes and maps provided
  • Luggage transfers between hotels
Gastronomic Barolo Walk

Gastronomic Barolo Walk

Superb hotels, world-famous wines and exceptional cuisine are just some of the reasons to choose this 8-night walking holiday! The route takes you through softly rolling hills, sun-drenched hamlets and via the pretty wine towns of Barbaresco and Barolo.

DEPARTURE MONTHS

JFMAMJJASOND

  • Holiday typeSelf-guided walking
  • Duration8 nights, hotel-to-hotel
  • Activity level
  • Excellent for
  • From Call usper person, tour only

  • 47 Reviews
  • All continental breakfast and gastronomic evening meals
  • Route notes and maps provided
  • Luggage transfers between hotels
Landscapes of the Luberon Walk

Landscapes of the Luberon Walk

Varied walking in the glorious Luberon National Park - inspiration for generations of poets, painters and writers. Wander through vineyards and olive groves to perched mediaeval villages and stay in delightful hotels, full of character along the way.

DEPARTURE MONTHS

JFMAMJJASOND

  • Holiday typeSelf-guided walking
  • Duration8 nights, hotel-to-hotel
  • Activity level
  • Excellent for
  • From Call usper person, tour only

  • 7 Reviews
  • All continental breakfasts and 4 evening meals
  • Route notes and maps provided
  • Luggage transfers between hotels
Jewels of the Jurassic Coast Walk

Jewels of the Jurassic Coast Walk

This stunning 5 night walk along some of the UK's most beautiful coastline will introduce you to Dorset and the 185 million years of history that is the Jurassic Coast - Britain's first UNESCO Natural World Heritage Site. Take in elements of the South-West Coast Path and the Purbeck Way along with historic seaside towns and sleepy villages, spectacular natural landmarks (like Durdle Door), rolling green hills and towering white chalk cliffs, National Trust castles and beaches, and (of course) traditional English tea-rooms serving tea and home-made cake!

DEPARTURE MONTHS

JFMAMJJASOND

  • Holiday typeSelf-guided walking
  • Duration5 nights, hotel-to-hotel
  • Activity level
  • Excellent for
  • From £489per person, tour only

  • 17 Reviews
  • Full English Breakfasts
  • Route notes and maps provided
  • Luggage transfers between hotels
Mystical Walking on the Kerry Way - Short break

Mystical Walking on the Kerry Way - Short break

The Kerry Way is the Emerald Isle’s longest trail – at 210km, it offers fantastic views of the unspoilt landscapes – a walk here will swathe you in 10,000 years of dramatic Celtic history. Nestled in the south-west corner of Ireland, on this 4-night trip you’ll spot contrastingly beautiful landscapes at every turn. From rugged cliffs to some of Europe’s finest golden beaches, small friendly villages and velvety green fields to picturesque mountain ranges.

DEPARTURE MONTHS

JFMAMJJASOND

  • Holiday typeSelf-guided walking
  • Duration4 nights, hotel-to-hotel
  • Activity level
  • Excellent for
  • From £559per person, tour only
  • All breakfasts included
  • Route notes and maps provided
  • Luggage transfers between hotels
Literary Walking in the Lake District

Literary Walking in the Lake District

The Lake District National Park is England's most visited national park and this 6 night self-guided walking holiday takes in some of the highlights. Whether you're visiting the home of William Wordsworth while nibbling famous Grasmere gingerbread, surveying Lake Windermere from the top of Latterbarrow Fell, or following the Cumbria Way through beautiful country estates owned by the National Trust, you'll be sure to enjoy an authentic Lakeland experience!

DEPARTURE MONTHS

JFMAMJJASOND

  • Holiday typeSelf-guided walking
  • Duration6 nights, hotel-to-hotel
  • Activity level
  • Excellent for
  • From £629per person, tour only
  • First Night's Meal and Full English Breakfasts
  • Route notes and maps provided
  • Luggage transfers between hotels
Short Break in the Algarve's Wild West

Short Break in the Algarve's Wild West

A warming winter walking discovery allowing you to see the best of the unspoilt Western Algarve region. The lush flora and diverse fauna of the Algarvian hinterland compliment the dramatic seascape scenery of the Atlantic coastline perfectly. The hotels are a brilliant mix of rustic charm and stylish grandeur, complete with swimming pools and serving the best of local Portuguese cuisine.

DEPARTURE MONTHS

JFMAMJJASOND

  • Holiday typeSelf-guided walking
  • Duration4 nights, hotel-to-hotel
  • Activity level
  • Excellent for
  • From £659per person, tour only
  • All continental breakfasts and 2 evening meals included
  • Route notes and maps provided
  • Luggage transfers between hotels
Catalan Classic Walk - Short Break

Catalan Classic Walk - Short Break

Beautiful circular walk taking in lovely coastal stretches and unspoilt country landscapes. Fabulous bird and plant life; very good hotels and swimming opportunities every day. One night is spent in a luxury castle.

DEPARTURE MONTHS

JFMAMJJASOND

  • Holiday typeSelf-guided walking
  • Duration4 nights, hotel-to-hotel
  • Activity level
  • Excellent for
  • From £699per person, tour only
  • All continental breakfasts and 2 evening meals included
  • Route notes and maps provided
  • Luggage transfers between hotels
Walking on Gozo - Calypso's Isle

Walking on Gozo - Calypso's Isle

Based at the exclusive 5-star Ta Cenc Hotel, the tiny island of Gozo offers secluded beaches, Arabic-style honey-coloured houses, lemon groves, palm trees, red GPO phone boxes and 'Dixon of Dock Green' police stations!

DEPARTURE MONTHS

JFMAMJJASOND

  • Holiday typeSelf-guided walking
  • Duration7 nights, single centre
  • Activity level
  • Excellent for
  • From £709per person, tour only

  • 90 Reviews
  • All buffet breakfasts and evening meals included
  • Route notes and maps provided
Cycling in 'The Real Algarve' - Short Break

Cycling in 'The Real Algarve' - Short Break

Discover a land that time forgot as you explore the unspoilt wild coastlines, pretty white villages and deserted cycling routes of the Algarve. The area is a birdwatchers paradise, with endemic and migratory species passing through from Africa and Northern Europe.

DEPARTURE MONTHS

JFMAMJJASOND

  • Holiday typeSelf-guided cycling
  • Duration4 nights, hotel-to-hotel
  • Activity level
  • Excellent for
  • From £729per person, tour only
  • All continental breakfasts and 3 evening meals
  • High quality bikes provided
  • GPS route navigation provided
  • Luggage transfers between hotels
Rivers and Chateaux of the Loire Walk - Short Break

Rivers and Chateaux of the Loire Walk - Short Break

This gentle hotel-to-hotel walking holiday is a fabulous introduction to the Loire Valley and follows a circular route linking the chateaux of Chenonceau, Amboise and Chaumont-sur-Loire. Warm, friendly hotels and great regional cuisine.

DEPARTURE MONTHS

JFMAMJJASOND

  • Holiday typeSelf-guided walking
  • Duration4 nights, hotel-to-hotel
  • Activity level
  • Excellent for
  • From £749per person, tour only
  • Continental breakfast and 3 evening meals
  • Route notes and maps provided
  • Luggage transfers between hotels
The Algarve from West to East

The Algarve from West to East

On this 7-night twin-centre walking trip you’ll discover the entirety of Portugal’s Algarve, from the rugged cliff-strewn western Atlantic coastline to its eastern border with Spain. Using the hire car provided for you to arrive at each day’s different walks you’ll embark on a journey through the undiscovered parts of the region where pretty whitewashed villages and lively towns intermingle with a mix of stunning scenery.

DEPARTURE MONTHS

JFMAMJJASOND

  • Holiday typeSelf-guided walking
  • Duration7 nights, twin centre
  • Activity level
  • Excellent for
  • From £759per person, tour only
  • All breakfasts and 1 evening meal
  • Route notes and maps provided
  • Luggage transfers between hotels
Mystical Walking on the Kerry Way

Mystical Walking on the Kerry Way

The Kerry Way is the Emerald Isle’s longest trail – at 210km, it offers fantastic views of the unspoilt landscapes – a walk here will swathe you in 10,000 years of dramatic Celtic history. Admire crisp blue lakes, pretty waterfalls, lovely little villages and velvety green pastures.

DEPARTURE MONTHS

JFMAMJJASOND

  • Holiday typeSelf-guided walking
  • Duration7 nights, hotel-to-hotel
  • Activity level
  • Excellent for
  • From £759per person, tour only
  • All breakfasts included
  • Route notes and maps provided
  • Luggage transfers between hotels
Highlights of Tenerife Walk

Highlights of Tenerife Walk

Most visitors know Tenerife for its south coast tourist resorts, but head inland and you have an incredible variety of landscapes to explore: plunging valleys, protected forest and tiny white villages where locals welcome walkers with open arms!

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JFMAMJJASOND

  • Holiday typeSelf-guided walking
  • Duration7 nights, twin centre
  • Activity level
  • Excellent for
  • From £767per person, tour only

  • 29 Reviews
  • All buffet breakfasts and 3 evening meals included
  • Route notes and maps provided
  • Luggage transfers between hotels
Chablis Vineyards Cycling - Short Break

Chablis Vineyards Cycling - Short Break

Gentle, relaxing 4-night cycling holiday through traditional french villages and the vineyards of Burgundy. Lots of wine tasting opportunities of world-famous wines along your route!

DEPARTURE MONTHS

JFMAMJJASOND

  • Holiday typeSelf-guided cycling
  • Duration4 nights, hotel-to-hotel
  • Activity level
  • Excellent for
  • From £769per person, tour only

  • 4 Reviews
  • All continental breakfasts and 2 evening meals included
  • High quality bikes provided
  • GPS route navigation provided
  • Luggage transfers between hotels
Highlights of Gozo Cycling - Short Break

Highlights of Gozo Cycling - Short Break

Wonderfully easy year-round cycling staying in luxury hotels with superb swimming pools and taking in ancient archaelogical treasures, hidden hilltop hamlets and colourful fishing villages. Beautiful bays and stunning turquoise seas.

DEPARTURE MONTHS

JFMAMJJASOND

  • Holiday typeSelf-guided cycling
  • Duration4 nights, hotel-to-hotel
  • Activity level
  • Excellent for
  • From £779per person, tour only
  • All buffet breakfasts and evening meals included
  • High quality bikes provided
  • Route notes and maps provided
  • Luggage transfers between hotels
Côtes du Ventoux Cycling - Short Break

Côtes du Ventoux Cycling - Short Break

The Vaucluse is characterised by several things but none perhaps as much as the vineyards which cover the patchwork landscape and the ever present shape of Mt Ventoux, 'the Giant of Provence', silent and ever watchful on the horizon. This 4 night short break cycle takes you around the eastern side of the Vaucluse, where you will have ample opportunities to taste the local produce as you venture right up to the foot of the mountain.

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JFMAMJJASOND

  • Holiday typeSelf-guided cycling
  • Duration4 nights, hotel-to-hotel
  • Activity level
  • Excellent for
  • From £799per person, tour only
  • All continental breakfasts and evening meals included
  • High quality bikes provided
  • Route notes and maps provided
  • Luggage transfers between hotels
Bavarian Rivers and Valleys Walk

Bavarian Rivers and Valleys Walk

Bavaria is simply stunning – criss-crossed by beautiful rivers that meander through deep valleys, contrast dark Alpine forest, pretty towns and villages are home to quaint traditional inns and eateries, and onion-domed church towers peep above lush green meadows.

DEPARTURE MONTHS

JFMAMJJASOND

  • Holiday typeSelf-guided walking
  • Duration8 nights, hotel-to-hotel
  • Activity level
  • Excellent for
  • From £799per person, tour only
  • All breakfasts and 2 evening meals included
  • Route notes and maps provided
  • Luggage transfers between hotels
Cycling the Moray Coast and Whisky Trail

Cycling the Moray Coast and Whisky Trail

Whisky-flavoured Speyside is a dream for the cyclist and whisky connoisseur. Pedalling along the beautiful Moray Coast, your 7-night whisky pilgrimage combines beautiful cycling in the Scottish Highlands with the chance to visit the many famous distilleries and sample their world-renowned tipples along the way.

DEPARTURE MONTHS

JFMAMJJASOND

  • Holiday typeSelf-guided cycling
  • Duration7 nights, hotel-to-hotel
  • Activity level
  • Excellent for
  • From £819per person, tour only
  • All breakfasts included
  • High quality bikes provided
  • Route notes and maps provided
  • Luggage transfers between hotels
Connemara Trails and Island Walk

Connemara Trails and Island Walk

Exploring the stunning wild countryside of the Galway/Mayo regions on western Ireland, where very little has changed over the centuries, Connemara’s haunting landscapes will capture your imagination.

DEPARTURE MONTHS

JFMAMJJASOND

  • Holiday typeSelf-guided walking
  • Duration8 nights, hotel-to-hotel
  • Activity level
  • Excellent for
  • From £829per person, tour only
  • All breakfasts and 4 evening meals
  • Route notes and maps provided
  • Luggage transfers between hotels
Heart of Veneto Cycling

Heart of Veneto Cycling

This single centre cycling holiday is a perfect choice for people wanting a genuine grass-roots Italian experience. You'll stay on a family-run farm, in the heart of the Venetian countryside, with private pool and vineyards. Venice, Verona and Padua are all possible day trips.

DEPARTURE MONTHS

JFMAMJJASOND

  • Holiday typeSelf-guided cycling
  • Duration7 nights, single centre
  • Activity level
  • Excellent for
  • From £839per person, tour only

  • 60 Reviews
  • All continental breakfasts and evening meals included
  • High quality bikes provided
  • GPS route navigation provided
Walk the Algarve's Wild West

Walk the Algarve's Wild West

A warming winter walking discovery allowing you to see the best of the unspoilt Western Algarve region. The lush flora and diverse fauna of the Algarvian hinterland compliment the dramatic seascape scenery of the Atlantic coastline perfectly. The hotels are a brilliant mix of rustic charm and stylish grandeur, complete with swimming pools and serving the best of local Portuguese cuisine.

DEPARTURE MONTHS

JFMAMJJASOND

  • Holiday typeSelf-guided walking
  • Duration6 nights, hotel-to-hotel
  • Activity level
  • Excellent for
  • From £839per person, tour only

  • 44 Reviews
  • All continental breakfasts and 3 evening meals included
  • Route notes and maps provided
  • Luggage transfers between hotels
Walking on Gran Canaria

Walking on Gran Canaria

Less than 100 miles off the northwest coast of Africa, in the centre of the Canaries Atlantic Archipelago, the volcanic island of Gran Canaria – roughly the same size as Greater London – is often referred to as “a continent in miniature” with its extraordinarily varied landscapes ranging from lush green forests and valleys in the north, to the towering mountainous interior, to the desert-like dunes and beautiful white beaches of its southern shores.

DEPARTURE MONTHS

JFMAMJJASOND

  • Holiday typeSelf-guided walking
  • Duration7 nights, twin centre
  • Activity level
  • Excellent for
  • From £839per person, tour only

  • 16 Reviews
  • All buffet breakfasts and evening meals included
  • Route notes and maps provided
  • Luggage transfers between hotels
Walking the Coastal Trails of Menorca

Walking the Coastal Trails of Menorca

Easy, tranquil walking based in the north western corner of Menorca, but including a hire car so you can easily explore the entire tiny island. It offers a rich cultural history, deserted white beaches and is a UNESCO protected Biosphere Reserve.

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JFMAMJJASOND

  • Holiday typeSelf-guided walking
  • Duration7 nights, single centre
  • Activity level
  • Excellent for
  • From £849per person, tour only

  • 45 Reviews
  • All continental breakfasts and evening meals
  • Route notes and maps provided
Contrasts of Catalunya Cycling - Short Break

Contrasts of Catalunya Cycling - Short Break

Packed with contrast and variety, this easy 4-night cycling tour takes in the unspoilt Catalan coast, passing through olive groves, peach orchards and stunningly beautiful, pretty coloured villages. All the hotels have pools and 1 night is spent in a luxury C14 castle.

DEPARTURE MONTHS

JFMAMJJASOND

  • Holiday typeSelf-guided cycling
  • Duration4 nights, hotel-to-hotel
  • Activity level
  • Excellent for
  • From £859per person, tour only
  • All continental breakfasts and 2 evening meals included
  • High quality bikes provided
  • GPS route navigation provided
  • Luggage transfers between hotels
Walking in the Venetian Hills

Walking in the Venetian Hills

The wonderfully unspoilt Venetian countryside is only an hour or so from the great city of Venice, but couldn't be more different! Here is a landscape of rolling hills, shady forests, vineyards and fields ablaze with colourful flowers.

DEPARTURE MONTHS

JFMAMJJASOND

  • Holiday typeSelf-guided walking
  • Duration8 nights, hotel-to-hotel
  • Activity level
  • Excellent for
  • From £859per person, tour only

  • 36 Reviews
  • All continental breakfast and evening meals
  • Route notes and maps provided
  • Luggage transfers between hotels
Walking in Southern Bavaria

Walking in Southern Bavaria

Surrounded by the pinky-gold summits of the Bavarian Alps, walkers in Oberammergau will come across beautiful frescoed houses, rustic farming villages and tiny onion-domed churches. Boasting a wealth of well signed paths, and easy to follow trails, it's a Mecca for walking enthusiasts.

DEPARTURE MONTHS

JFMAMJJASOND

  • Holiday typeSelf-guided walking
  • Duration7 nights, single centre
  • Activity level
  • Excellent for
  • From £879per person, tour only

  • 45 Reviews
  • Buffet breakfast and all evening meals
  • Route notes and maps provided
Chablis Vineyards Cycling

Chablis Vineyards Cycling

Gentle, relaxing 6-night cycling holiday through traditional french villages and the vineyards of Burgundy. Lots of wine tasting opportunities of world-famous wines along your route!

DEPARTURE MONTHS

JFMAMJJASOND

  • Holiday typeSelf-guided cycling
  • Duration6 nights, hotel-to-hotel
  • Activity level
  • Excellent for
  • From £899per person, tour only

  • 29 Reviews
  • All continental breakfasts and 4 evening meals included
  • High quality bikes provided
  • GPS route navigation provided
  • Luggage transfers between hotels
Catalan Classic Walk

Catalan Classic Walk

Beautiful circular walk taking in lovely coastal stretches and unspoilt country landscapes. Fabulous bird and plant life; very good hotels and swimming opportunities every day. Two nights are spent in a luxury castle.

DEPARTURE MONTHS

JFMAMJJASOND

  • Holiday typeSelf-guided walking
  • Duration6 nights, hotel-to-hotel
  • Activity level
  • Excellent for
  • From £899per person, tour only

  • 57 Reviews
  • All continental breakfast and 4 evening meals
  • Route notes and maps provided
  • Luggage transfers between hotels
Classic Swiss Alps Walk

Classic Swiss Alps Walk

Here, in the 'jewel in the crown' of classic Switzerland, you'll find many of the highest peaks - often over 4000m, the deepest valleys, the tallest waterfalls, the oldest glaciers and the most beautiful mountain lakes in the country.

DEPARTURE MONTHS

JFMAMJJASOND

  • Holiday typeSelf-guided walking
  • Duration7 nights, single centre
  • Activity level
  • Excellent for
  • From £899per person, tour only

  • 46 Reviews
  • All meals including picnic lunches
  • Route notes and maps provided
Walks in Puglia and Matera

Walks in Puglia and Matera

This guided walking holiday explores the fascinating region of Puglia taking in the UNESCO towns of Matera and Alberobello and the 'white city' of Ostuni. Walk over rolling hills, through ancient olive groves and past vineyards overlooking the coast.

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JFMAMJJASOND

  • Holiday typeGuided walking
  • Duration7 nights, hotel-to-hotel
  • Activity level
  • Excellent for
  • From £899per person, tour only

  • 17 Reviews
  • All buffet breakfasts and 1 evening meal
  • Led by experienced local guide
Hidden Valleys of Córdoba Walk

Hidden Valleys of Córdoba Walk

This is the 'real' Spain - a region of tiny white villages nestled in the mountains and surrounded by dramatic hills and National Park. As well as stunning walks - gorges, peaks, valleys, views - you'll enjoy wonderful Spanish hospitality. Option to visit Cordoba and Granada too.

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JFMAMJJASOND

  • Holiday typeSelf-guided walking
  • Duration7 nights, single centre
  • Activity level
  • Excellent for
  • From £899per person, tour only

  • 38 Reviews
  • All buffet breakfast, 6 picnic lunches and all evening meals with wine
  • Route notes and maps provided
Highlights of Gozo Cycling

Highlights of Gozo Cycling

Wonderfully easy year-round cycling staying in luxury hotels with superb swimming pools and taking in ancient archaelogical treasures, hidden hilltop hamlets and colourful fishing villages. Beautiful bays and stunning turquoise seas.

DEPARTURE MONTHS

JFMAMJJASOND

  • Holiday typeSelf-guided cycling
  • Duration6 nights, hotel-to-hotel
  • Activity level
  • Excellent for
  • From £909per person, tour only

  • 35 Reviews
  • All buffet breakfasts and evening meals included
  • High quality bikes provided
  • Route notes and maps provided
  • Luggage transfers between hotels
Discovering the Ebro Delta by bike

Discovering the Ebro Delta by bike

On this 7 night single centre cycling holiday discover the lush wetlands of the Ebro Delta. A range of cycle routes direct from the hotel gives you total flexibility to choose from a day at the coast or birdwatching in the nature reserve.

DEPARTURE MONTHS

JFMAMJJASOND

  • Holiday typeSelf-guided cycling
  • Duration7 nights, single centre
  • Activity level
  • Excellent for
  • From £909per person, tour only
  • All buffet breakfasts and 6 evening meals included
  • High quality bikes provided
  • GPS route navigation provided
Cycling around the River Ebro

Cycling around the River Ebro

This 6 night holiday combines cycling along river and coastal trails taking in a wonderful mix of charming villages, historic cities and fabulous birdlife. All hotels have pools.

DEPARTURE MONTHS

JFMAMJJASOND

  • Holiday typeSelf-guided cycling
  • Duration6 nights, hotel-to-hotel
  • Activity level
  • Excellent for
  • From £919per person, tour only

  • 4 Reviews
  • All buffet breakfasts and 4 evening meals included
  • High quality bikes provided
  • GPS route navigation provided
  • Luggage transfers between hotels
Cycling in 'The Real Algarve'

Cycling in 'The Real Algarve'

Discover a land that time forgot as you explore the unspoilt wild coastlines, pretty white villages and deserted cycling routes of the Algarve. The area is a birdwatchers paradise, with endemic and migratory species passing through from Africa and Northern Europe.

DEPARTURE MONTHS

JFMAMJJASOND

  • Holiday typeSelf-guided cycling
  • Duration6 nights, hotel-to-hotel
  • Activity level
  • Excellent for
  • From £929per person, tour only

  • 24 Reviews
  • All continental breakfasts and 5 evening meals
  • High quality bikes provided
  • GPS route navigation provided
  • Luggage transfers between hotels
Undiscovered French Riviera Walk

Undiscovered French Riviera Walk

Discover the hidden secrets of the French Riviera, plus some of the familiar sights too, on this guided walking week based at a charming 3-star hotel just a stone's throw from the beach. Picturesque walks, beautiful views and visits to the Riviera's magnificent Caps.

DEPARTURE MONTHS

JFMAMJJASOND

  • Holiday typeGuided walking
  • Duration7 nights, single centre
  • Activity level
  • Excellent for
  • From £929per person, tour only

  • 11 Reviews
  • All continental breakfasts included
  • Led by experienced local guide
Vistas of Valencia Walk

Vistas of Valencia Walk

The deserted mountains behind Valencia form a varied region where traditional villages, perched on sharp ridges and valley sides, are a world away from the popular Mediterranean coastal resorts just 20 minutes distant. Superb flowers, birds and butterflies, and a fabulous day out in the city of Valencia!

DEPARTURE MONTHS

JFMAMJJASOND

  • Holiday typeGuided walking
  • Duration7 nights, single centre
  • Activity level
  • Excellent for
  • From £929per person, tour only

  • 62 Reviews
  • All continental breakfasts, 6 lunches and all evening meals, with wine
  • Led by experienced local guide
Walks in The Italian Dolomites

Walks in The Italian Dolomites

The Italian Dolomites are a Mecca for high level walkers and this holiday combines superbly varied walking by day with luxury 4-star comfort at night - a highly sought mix! Excellent bird spotting, stunning flowers and unrivalled Alpine views.

DEPARTURE MONTHS

JFMAMJJASOND

  • Holiday typeSelf-guided walking
  • Duration7 nights, single centre
  • Activity level
  • Excellent for
  • From £939per person, tour only

  • 84 Reviews
  • All buffet breakfasts and evening meals included
  • Route notes and maps provided
Loire Gastronomic Cycling - Short Break

Loire Gastronomic Cycling - Short Break

A gentle, unhurried introduction to the very essence of the Loire Valley: majestic châteaux, wide rivers, world-famous wines and some of the finest food we've ever eaten in France! Holiday includes two nights in a luxury château.

DEPARTURE MONTHS

JFMAMJJASOND

  • Holiday typeSelf-guided cycling
  • Duration4 nights, hotel-to-hotel
  • Activity level
  • Excellent for
  • From £949per person, tour only
  • All continental breakfast and gastronomic evening meals included
  • High quality bikes provided
  • GPS route navigation provided
  • Luggage transfers between hotels
Contrasts of Andalucia Cycling

Contrasts of Andalucia Cycling

This 7 night holiday takes in a contrast of wonderfully scenic cycling mixed in with a large blast of culture and history. From Jerez, home to sherry and flamenco, through the stunning hilltop ‘Pueblos Blancos’ to bustling old world Cadiz, with its beautiful sandy beaches.

DEPARTURE MONTHS

JFMAMJJASOND

  • Holiday typeSelf-guided cycling
  • Duration7 nights, hotel-to-hotel
  • Activity level
  • Excellent for
  • From £949per person, tour only

  • 17 Reviews
  • All continental breakfasts included
  • High quality bikes provided
  • Route notes and maps provided
  • Luggage transfers between hotels
Short Cyle Break in Connemara

Short Cyle Break in Connemara

Our new 4-night cycling holiday takes you through the stunning wild countryside of County Mayo in western Ireland, where high mountains lunge into clear blue loughs. Along the way, pass sparkling running rivers and the famous Irish bogs, whilst on the coast, the crisp blue Atlantic breaks on white sandy undeveloped beaches.

DEPARTURE MONTHS

JFMAMJJASOND

  • Holiday typeSelf-guided cycling
  • Duration4 nights, hotel-to-hotel
  • Activity level
  • Excellent for
  • From £959per person, tour only
  • All breakfasts and 2 evening meals
  • High quality bikes provided
  • GPS route navigation provided
  • Luggage transfers between hotels
Coastal Croatia  - Pula to Porec Cycling

Coastal Croatia - Pula to Porec Cycling

The Istrian peninsula just south of Trieste is a superb backdrop for a cycling holiday. Swim in the clear blue waters of the Adriatic and stay in gorgeous Italianate harbour towns. Great food, interesting routes, masses of history and electrifying sunsets make discovering this coastline particularly memorable.

DEPARTURE MONTHS

JFMAMJJASOND

  • Holiday typeSelf-guided cycling
  • Duration7 nights, hotel-to-hotel
  • Activity level
  • Excellent for
  • From £959per person, tour only

  • 81 Reviews
  • All continental breakfasts
  • High quality bikes provided
  • Route notes and maps provided
  • Luggage transfers between hotels
Cycling the Loughs and Lanes of Connemara

Cycling the Loughs and Lanes of Connemara

This 8-night cycling holiday takes you through the stunning wild countryside of the Galway and Mayo regions in western Ireland, where high mountains lunge into clear blue loughs and the British Isle’s only true fjord.

DEPARTURE MONTHS

JFMAMJJASOND

  • Holiday typeSelf-guided cycling
  • Duration8 nights, hotel-to-hotel
  • Activity level
  • Excellent for
  • From £959per person, tour only
  • All breakfasts and 5 evening meals
  • High quality bikes provided
  • GPS route navigation provided
  • Luggage transfers between hotels
From the Dolomites to Lake Garda Cycling

From the Dolomites to Lake Garda Cycling

Offering a stunning yet dominant backdrop to the region is the UNESCO Dolomites, their jagged rock walls overlook the deep green meadows, acres of fragrant apple orchards and, further south, the lush vineyards of Trentino below.

DEPARTURE MONTHS

JFMAMJJASOND

  • Holiday typeSelf-guided cycling
  • Duration9 nights, hotel-to-hotel
  • Activity level
  • Excellent for
  • From £959per person, tour only
  • All buffet breakfasts included
  • High quality bikes provided
  • Route notes and maps provided
  • Luggage transfers between hotels
Unspoilt Ring of Kerry Cycling

Unspoilt Ring of Kerry Cycling

Cycle a quieter mix of inland and coastal routes close to the famous Ring of Kerry. Experience the 'real' Ireland on the Iveragh Peninsula; it's mystical, beautiful and grand, and you'll certainly soak up the charming Irish welcome en route, with live music and delicious seafood too.

DEPARTURE MONTHS

JFMAMJJASOND

  • Holiday typeSelf-guided cycling
  • Duration7 nights, hotel-to-hotel
  • Activity level
  • Excellent for
  • From £969per person, tour only
  • 6 nights bed & breakfast and 1 night half-board
  • High quality bikes provided
  • Route notes and maps provided
  • Luggage transfers between hotels
Villages & Vineyards of Historic Alsace

Villages & Vineyards of Historic Alsace

Very easy walking through flower-festooned villages taking in feudal castles, churches, forests and vineyards. Panoramic views of the Black Forest, Vosges Mountains and famous Route du Vin. Lots of wine-tasting opportunities.

DEPARTURE MONTHS

JFMAMJJASOND

  • Holiday typeSelf-guided walking
  • Duration8 nights, hotel-to-hotel
  • Activity level
  • Excellent for
  • From £969per person, tour only

  • 43 Reviews
  • Continental breakfast and 2 evening meals
  • Route notes and maps provided
  • Luggage transfers between hotels
Cycling Austria's Lake District

Cycling Austria's Lake District

This 6-night holiday gives a lovely short introduction to the Austrian lakes district, Salzkammergut. A land intrinsically linked with The Sound of Music and Mozart, this is picture-postcard Austria: shimmering blue lakes, deep green meadows, Alpine villages and traditional dress.

DEPARTURE MONTHS

JFMAMJJASOND

  • Holiday typeSelf-guided cycling
  • Duration6 nights, hotel-to-hotel
  • Activity level
  • Excellent for
  • From £989per person, tour only
  • All breakfasts and 4 evening meals
  • High quality bikes provided
  • Route notes and maps provided
  • Luggage transfers between hotels
Venetian Villas and Vineyards Cycling

Venetian Villas and Vineyards Cycling

Wonderfully easy hotel-to-hotel cycling route exploring the pretty villages, villas and castles of the Venetian countryside. Lots of historic interest and great regional cooking! A day trip to Venice is a 'must' with Padua and Vicenza also within reach.

DEPARTURE MONTHS

JFMAMJJASOND

  • Holiday typeSelf-guided cycling
  • Duration8 nights, hotel-to-hotel
  • Activity level
  • Excellent for
  • From £999per person, tour only

  • 37 Reviews
  • All continental breakfasts and evening meals included
  • High quality bikes provided
  • GPS route navigation provided
  • Luggage transfers between hotels
Cross-country skiing at Venabu

Cross-country skiing at Venabu

Very friendly, family-run hotel offering complete escapism! Super value, totally reliable snow, great discounts for children in school holidays. Good chance of seeing the Northern Lights too, especially in December and January.

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JFMAMJJASOND

  • Holiday typeWinter snow holiday
  • Duration7 nights, single centre
  • Activity level
  • Excellent for
  • From £999per person, tour only

  • 86 Reviews
  • All meals
Secrets of Sicily Walking

Secrets of Sicily Walking

This triple centre holiday explores the unspoilt north western tip of Sicily and the nearby Egadi islands. It's a relatively undiscovered region where highlights include pristine sandy beaches, coral-lined grottoes, ancient hill villages and marvellously preserved nature reserves.

DEPARTURE MONTHS

JFMAMJJASOND

  • Holiday typeSelf-guided walking
  • Duration7 nights, hotel-to-hotel
  • Activity level
  • Excellent for
  • From £1009per person, tour only

  • 49 Reviews
  • All continental breakfasts and 3 evening meals included
  • Route notes and maps provided
  • Luggage transfers between hotels
Heart of the Pyrenees Walk

Heart of the Pyrenees Walk

With both moderate and challenging walking options on offer each day, this superb high level mountain hike takes in dramatic gorges, beautiful lakes and traditional mountain villages unchanged over the years. Friendly, 3* hotels throughout.

DEPARTURE MONTHS

JFMAMJJASOND

  • Holiday typeSelf-guided walking
  • Duration7 nights, hotel-to-hotel
  • Activity level
  • Excellent for
  • From £1019per person, tour only

  • 18 Reviews
  • All continental breakfasts and evening meals
  • Route notes and maps provided
  • Luggage transfers between hotels
Walking Portugal's Land's End

Walking Portugal's Land's End

Explore Portugal's Lands End on our 8 night walking holiday of the Algarve region with a contrast of inland walks and dramatic coastal paths. Each hotel has a pool and we’ve included 3 evening meals for you so you’re also free to sample the region’s superb local restaurants.

DEPARTURE MONTHS

JFMAMJJASOND

  • Holiday typeSelf-guided walking
  • Duration8 nights, hotel-to-hotel
  • Activity level
  • Excellent for
  • From £1039per person, tour only
  • All continental breakfast and 3 evening meals included
  • Route notes and maps provided
  • Luggage transfers between hotels
White Villages of Andalucia Walk

White Villages of Andalucia Walk

You walk through timeless white washed villages, along flower decked paths - poppies, wild iris, and pink oleander - and there's a good chance of spotting golden eagles soaring overhead.

DEPARTURE MONTHS

JFMAMJJASOND

  • Holiday typeGuided walking
  • Duration7 nights, single centre
  • Activity level
  • Excellent for
  • From £1049per person, tour only

  • 82 Reviews
  • All meals (including wine at dinner)
  • Led by experienced local guide
Footsteps of St Francis Walk

Footsteps of St Francis Walk

This 8-night linear trip is a great mix of wonderfully scenic walking and historic hilltop towns. The walks follow a mix of paths and trails, partly on the St Francis Way, partly on the ‘Sentiero degli Ulivi’, the Olive Grove Trail. Along the way, you explore the upper slopes of the ‘bald mountain’ Monte Subasio with stunning mountains vistas. You can discover the secluded hermitages of St Francis, pass the great Abbey at Sassovivo and wander the ruins of Campello Alto.

DEPARTURE MONTHS

JFMAMJJASOND

  • Holiday typeSelf-guided walking
  • Duration8 nights, hotel-to-hotel
  • Activity level
  • Excellent for
  • From £1049per person, tour only

  • 41 Reviews
  • All continental breakfasts and 6 evening meals
  • Route notes and maps provided
  • Luggage transfers between hotels
Brittany's Emerald Coast Walk

Brittany's Emerald Coast Walk

Brittany's Emerald Coast boasts some of the most stunning scenery in Europe, yet is relatively untouched by tourism. It's a landscape of pink-gold cliffs, deserted poppy-fringed beaches and traditional friendly Breton villages.

DEPARTURE MONTHS

JFMAMJJASOND

  • Holiday typeSelf-guided walking
  • Duration8 nights, hotel-to-hotel
  • Activity level
  • Excellent for
  • From £1059per person, tour only

  • 28 Reviews
  • Continental breakfast and 4 evening meals
  • Route notes and maps provided
  • Luggage transfers between hotels
Marvels of Madeira Walk

Marvels of Madeira Walk

Perfect for year-round walking, the floating garden of Madeira is a paradise of tropical flowers, exotic birds and trees, romantic gorges and emerald seas. Luxury 4 and 5 star hotels throughout provide exquisite local cuisine with possibility of sampling the island's famous full-bodied wine.

DEPARTURE MONTHS

JFMAMJJASOND

  • Holiday typeSelf-guided walking
  • Duration7 nights, hotel-to-hotel
  • Activity level
  • Excellent for
  • From £1069per person, tour only

  • 72 Reviews
  • All continental breakfasts, 2 picnics and all evening meals
  • Route notes and maps provided
  • Luggage transfers between hotels
Contrasts of Catalunya Cycling

Contrasts of Catalunya Cycling

Packed with contrast and variety, this easy 6-night cycling tour takes in the unspoilt Catalan coast, passing through olive groves, peach orchards and stunningly beautiful, pretty coloured villages. All the hotels have pools, and 2 nights are spent in a luxury C14 castle.

DEPARTURE MONTHS

JFMAMJJASOND

  • Holiday typeSelf-guided cycling
  • Duration6 nights, hotel-to-hotel
  • Activity level
  • Excellent for
  • From £1079per person, tour only

  • 45 Reviews
  • All continental breakfasts and 4 evening meals included
  • High quality bikes provided
  • GPS route navigation provided
  • Luggage transfers between hotels
Walking in the Sierra de Gredos

Walking in the Sierra de Gredos

The Sierra de Gredos is little known, yet it offers some of the finest walking in Spain - from gentle strolls through flower-filled meadows to high level hikes amid mountainous peaks, waterfalls and lagoons. Excellent hotel serving superb regional cuisine.

DEPARTURE MONTHS

JFMAMJJASOND

  • Holiday typeSelf-guided walking
  • Duration7 nights, single centre
  • Activity level
  • Excellent for
  • From £1079per person, tour only

  • 50 Reviews
  • All gourmet breakfast, 5 a la carte picnic lunches and all evening meals
  • Route notes and maps provided
Chablis Vineyards Walk

Chablis Vineyards Walk

This relaxed walk follows in part the route St James took en route to Compostela, and covers a gently rolling landscape of forests, farmlands, river valleys and fields full of poppies. Highlights include ancient Auxerre, mediaeval UNESCO-listed Vezelay and Chablis, renowned for its famous wines!

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JFMAMJJASOND

  • Holiday typeSelf-guided walking
  • Duration8 nights, hotel-to-hotel
  • Activity level
  • Excellent for
  • From £1079per person, tour only

  • 21 Reviews
  • Continental breakfast and 6 evening meals
  • Route notes and maps provided
  • Luggage transfers between hotels
Hilltop Villages of Provence Cycling

Hilltop Villages of Provence Cycling

Provence is a place whose natural light and landscapes have served as inspiration to such iconic figures as Van Gogh, Cezanne, Picasso and Dumas (not to mention Peter Mayle!), and this 6 night holiday has been designed to give you a taste of the famous hilltop villages which dot its breath-taking, lavender-scented Luberon region.

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JFMAMJJASOND

  • Holiday typeSelf-guided cycling
  • Duration6 nights, hotel-to-hotel
  • Activity level
  • Excellent for
  • From £1087per person, tour only

  • 6 Reviews
  • All continental breakfasts and 4 evening meals included
  • High quality bikes provided
  • Route notes and maps provided
  • Luggage transfers between hotels
Wine Villages of Alsace Cycling

Wine Villages of Alsace Cycling

Good living at a relaxed pace, this luxury 7-night cycle leads you through mediaeval towns and villages amid a sea of swaying vines to visit crumbling hilltop chateaux, mighty mountain fortresses and top-notch wine producers. Then relax in top hotels located in some Alsace's most interesting towns

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JFMAMJJASOND

  • Holiday typeSelf-guided cycling
  • Duration7 nights, hotel-to-hotel
  • Activity level
  • Excellent for
  • From £1089per person, tour only
  • All breakfasts and 1 evening meal included
  • High quality bikes provided
  • GPS route navigation provided
  • Luggage transfers between hotels
Highlights of the Camino de Santiago Walk

Highlights of the Camino de Santiago Walk

Enjoy a real sense of camaraderie and achievement on this seven-night pilgrim walk from Sarria to Santiago de Compostela.

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JFMAMJJASOND

  • Holiday typeSelf-guided walking
  • Duration7 nights, hotel-to-hotel
  • Activity level
  • Excellent for
  • From £1089per person, tour only
  • Continental breakfast and 6 evening meals included
  • Route notes and maps provided
  • Luggage transfers between hotels
Cross-country skiing & Winter walking - Leutasch and Seefeld

Cross-country skiing & Winter walking - Leutasch and Seefeld

Leutasch is a real winter wonderland with horse-drawn sleighs, tobogganing, ice skating, snowshoeing and cross-country skiing. Our cross-country skiing and winter walking programme includes full support with our resident Headwater leader.

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JFMAMJJASOND

  • Holiday typeWinter snow holiday
  • Duration7 nights, single centre
  • Activity level
  • Excellent for
  • From £1099per person, tour only

  • 94 Reviews
  • Buffet breakfast, afternoon coffee and cake and evening meals
Sarlat Activities

Sarlat Activities

This 7-night single-centre holiday is based in Sarlat, which has the highest concentration of mediaeval, Renaissance and C17 facades of any town in France. Based at one hotel, you have the choice of a range of delightful walking and cycling routes, provided by us, and are free to do as much or as little as you like each day. Walks are usually at 1 or 1+ boot and cycling routes at 2-bike level. We provide you with a bike each, as well as a hire car for the week.

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JFMAMJJASOND

  • Holiday typeMulti activity holiday
  • Duration7 nights, single centre
  • Activity level
  • Excellent for
  • From £1099per person, tour only
  • All breakfasts and evening meals included
  • High quality bikes provided
  • GPS route navigation provided
Austrian Lakes Activities

Austrian Lakes Activities

Stay in a luxury 4-star hotel - with top of the range wellness centre - and choose from a whole host of activities: walking, cycling (route notes for both provided), water sports, boat trips, ice caves. Complimentary Headwater bikes included for the duration of your stay.

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JFMAMJJASOND

  • Holiday typeMulti activity holiday
  • Duration7 nights, single centre
  • Activity level
  • Excellent for
  • From £1099per person, tour only

  • 26 Reviews
  • All continental breakfasts and evening meals included
  • High quality bikes provided
  • Route notes and maps provided
Undiscovered Southern Catalunya Cycling

Undiscovered Southern Catalunya Cycling

Explore Southern Catalunya, favoured by Picasso, by bike on a mixture of riverside paths, via verde and quiet roads. This is 'real' Spain with lively towns and charming villages with a backdrop of coast or mountains.

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JFMAMJJASOND

  • Holiday typeSelf-guided cycling
  • Duration8 nights, hotel-to-hotel
  • Activity level
  • Excellent for
  • From £1129per person, tour only

  • 5 Reviews
  • All buffet breakfasts and 6 evening meals included
  • High quality bikes provided
  • GPS route navigation provided
  • Luggage transfers between hotels
Bavarian Castles and Rivers Cycling

Bavarian Castles and Rivers Cycling

This eight-night holiday is situated in beautiful unspoilt Bavaria. Like Andalucia to Spain, Bavaria is very much the archetypical Germany. Bratwurst, beer and Lederhosen are still the mode of fashion. Behind this caricature of German psyche lies a stunning region surrounded by the German Jura Mountains, dissected by a network of beautiful rivers, pine-clad hills, hilltop castles and pretty towns and villages around every turn in the road.

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JFMAMJJASOND

  • Holiday typeSelf-guided cycling
  • Duration8 nights, hotel-to-hotel
  • Activity level
  • Excellent for
  • From £1139per person, tour only
  • All breakfasts and 4 evening meals
  • High quality bikes provided
  • GPS route navigation provided
  • Luggage transfers between hotels
Austrian Lakes Walk

Austrian Lakes Walk

A glorious mix of spectacular scenic views, wooded forest trails and picture-perfect 'chocolate box' villages await as you pass crystal-clear lakes, babbling streams and secluded bays.

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JFMAMJJASOND

  • Holiday typeSelf-guided walking
  • Duration8 nights, hotel-to-hotel
  • Activity level
  • Excellent for
  • From £1139per person, tour only
  • All continental breakfasts and 7 evening meals
  • Route notes and maps provided
  • Luggage transfers between hotels
Castles to Coast Walk

Castles to Coast Walk

Explore the beautifully unspoilt province of Istria and discover a timeless world of Venetian castles and Renaissance palaces set amidst lush valleys. Orchards, artist villages and vineyards predominate inland, with delightful bays and marinas along the coast.

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JFMAMJJASOND

  • Holiday typeSelf-guided walking
  • Duration7 nights, hotel-to-hotel
  • Activity level
  • Excellent for
  • From £1149per person, tour only

  • 53 Reviews
  • All continental breakfasts, 5 picnic lunches and 2 evening meals.
  • Route notes and maps provided
  • Luggage transfers between hotels
Chateaux of the Loire Walk

Chateaux of the Loire Walk

This 8 night walking holiday takes you along riverside trails, through sleepy hamlets and beside vineyards, stopping on route to visit some of the finest chateaux of the Loire Valley including Chenonceau, Amboise, Cheverny and Chaumont.

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JFMAMJJASOND

  • Holiday typeSelf-guided walking
  • Duration8 nights, hotel-to-hotel
  • Activity level
  • Excellent for
  • From £1149per person, tour only

  • 7 Reviews
  • Continental breakfast and 6 evening meals
  • Route notes and maps provided
  • Luggage transfers between hotels
Gozo Activities

Gozo Activities

Explore the small and beautiful island of Gozo on foot and by bike to discover breathtaking views, idyllic villages and amazing historic sites. Gentle routes by day, and 5-star luxury by night, make this perfect for first-timers.

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JFMAMJJASOND

  • Holiday typeMulti activity holiday
  • Duration7 nights, twin centre
  • Activity level
  • Excellent for
  • From £1159per person, tour only

  • 18 Reviews
  • All buffet breakfasts and evening meals included
  • High quality bikes provided
  • Route notes and maps provided
  • Luggage transfers between hotels
Volterra to San Gimignano Walk

Volterra to San Gimignano Walk

This 8-night walking holiday combines fabulously unspoilt Chianti countryside with the chance to visit the world-famous cities of Florence and Siena. You'll stay in a mix of friendly, family-run hotels, enjoy superb meals and relax by panoramic pools - views extend as far as Corsica on a clear day!

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JFMAMJJASOND

  • Holiday typeSelf-guided walking
  • Duration8 nights, hotel-to-hotel
  • Activity level
  • Excellent for
  • From £1159per person, tour only

  • 43 Reviews
  • All continental breakfasts and 6 evening meals
  • Route notes and maps provided
  • Luggage transfers between hotels
Loire Gastronomic Cycling

Loire Gastronomic Cycling

A gentle, unhurried introduction to the very essence of the Loire Valley: majestic châteaux, wide rivers, world-famous wines and some of the finest food we've ever eaten in France! Holiday includes two nights in a luxury château.

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JFMAMJJASOND

  • Holiday typeSelf-guided cycling
  • Duration6 nights, hotel-to-hotel
  • Activity level
  • Excellent for
  • From £1169per person, tour only

  • 54 Reviews
  • All continental breakfast and gastronomic evening meals included
  • High quality bikes provided
  • GPS route navigation provided
  • Luggage transfers between hotels
Walking the Olive Trails of Umbria

Walking the Olive Trails of Umbria

This 10-night linear trip is a great mix of wonderfully scenic walking and historic hilltop towns. The walks follow a mix of paths and trails, partly on the St Francis Way, partly on the ‘Sentiero degli Ulivi’, the Olive Grove Trail. Along the way, you explore the upper slopes of the ‘bald mountain’ Monte Subasio with stunning mountains vistas. You can discover the secluded hermitages of St Francis, pass the great Abbey at Sassovivo and wander the ruins of Campello Alto.

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JFMAMJJASOND

  • Holiday typeSelf-guided walking
  • Duration10 nights, hotel-to-hotel
  • Activity level
  • Excellent for
  • From £1169per person, tour only
  • All continental breakfasts and 6 evening meals
  • Route notes and maps provided
  • Luggage transfers between hotels
Austrian Lakes Cycling

Austrian Lakes Cycling

The flexibility of this holiday make it an outright winner for families looking for gentle traffic-free cycling with lots more to do besides: pools, watersports, mountain rail rides, boat trips.

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JFMAMJJASOND

  • Holiday typeSelf-guided cycling
  • Duration8 nights, hotel-to-hotel
  • Activity level
  • Excellent for
  • From £1179per person, tour only
  • All continental breakfasts and 6 evening meals included
  • High quality bikes provided
  • GPS route navigation provided
  • Luggage transfers between hotels
Walking the Algarve's South West

Walking the Algarve's South West

Discover the South-West corner of the Algarve on our self-guided walk following coastal footpaths and inland trails.

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JFMAMJJASOND

  • Holiday typeSelf-guided walking
  • Duration10 nights, hotel-to-hotel
  • Activity level
  • Excellent for
  • From £1189per person, tour only
  • All continental breakfast and 5 evening meals included
  • Route notes and maps provided
  • Luggage transfers between hotels
Porto Coastal Cycling

Porto Coastal Cycling

Varied beach-front cycling along some of the most spectacular stretches of coast we've ever seen! Starting in wine capital, Porto, your route heads south beach and bay-hopping to Aveiro, Portugal's Venice before finishing beside the beach at Praia de Mira.

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JFMAMJJASOND

  • Holiday typeSelf-guided cycling
  • Duration7 nights, hotel-to-hotel
  • Activity level
  • Excellent for
  • From £1199per person, tour only

  • 19 Reviews
  • All continental breakfasts and 4 evening meals included
  • High quality bikes provided
  • Route notes and maps provided
  • Luggage transfers between hotels
Classic Burgundy Cycling

Classic Burgundy Cycling

This 8-night cycling holiday really gets under the skin of Burgundy: its people, its villages, its waterways and, of course, its world-famous wines. The days have been specially designed to allow for lazy riverside lunches, gastronomic pit-stops and plenty of wine tastings!

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JFMAMJJASOND

  • Holiday typeSelf-guided cycling
  • Duration8 nights, hotel-to-hotel
  • Activity level
  • Excellent for
  • From £1199per person, tour only

  • 29 Reviews
  • All continental breakfasts and 6 evening meals included
  • High quality bikes provided
  • GPS route navigation provided
  • Luggage transfers between hotels
Lake Constance Cycling

Lake Constance Cycling

With over 250km of gentle cycling trails - plus the option to hop on/off the local train (with your bike) - this region is perfect for exploring by bike. You'll visit Baroque churches, Gothic cathedrals, fairytale palaces - and the views are pretty special too!

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JFMAMJJASOND

  • Holiday typeSelf-guided cycling
  • Duration10 nights, hotel-to-hotel
  • Activity level
  • Excellent for
  • From £1249per person, tour only

  • 40 Reviews
  • All buffet breakfasts and 8 evening meals included
  • High quality bikes provided
  • Route notes and maps provided
  • Luggage transfers between hotels
Walks Along the Banks of the Dordogne

Walks Along the Banks of the Dordogne

This walking holiday explores the limestone cliffs, wooded valleys and beautiful mediaeval villages that are so unique to France's Dordogne region. World famous prehistoric sites and fine local wines add a further dimension to a stay here.

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JFMAMJJASOND

  • Holiday typeSelf-guided walking
  • Duration8 nights, hotel-to-hotel
  • Activity level
  • Excellent for
  • From £1249per person, tour only

  • 23 Reviews
  • Continental breakfasts and all evening meals
  • Route notes and maps provided
  • Luggage transfers between hotels
Highlights of Montenegro Walk

Highlights of Montenegro Walk

Experience the best bits of an unspoilt European gem where mountains rise dramatically from warm coastal waters, a UNESCO listed national park reveals the worlds second deepest canyon and waterside Venetian towns await discovery.

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JFMAMJJASOND

  • Holiday typeGuided walking
  • Duration7 nights, twin centre
  • Activity level
  • Excellent for
  • From £1259per person, tour only

  • 17 Reviews
  • All buffet breakfasts, 4 lunches and 6 evening meals
  • Led by experienced local guide
Walking in Mozart’s Lake District

Walking in Mozart’s Lake District

Scenically stunning, immerse yourself in the beauty of flower-filled meadows, looming mountains and quaint villages dotted around the glimmering lakes.

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JFMAMJJASOND

  • Holiday typeSelf-guided walking
  • Duration10 nights, hotel-to-hotel
  • Activity level
  • Excellent for
  • From £1259per person, tour only

  • 10 Reviews
  • Continental breakfast and 9 evening meals
  • Route notes and maps provided
  • Luggage transfers between hotels
Cycling the Oslofjord

Cycling the Oslofjord

With its gentle coastline, hilly little roads through forests, tranquil beaches and charming coastal towns, the Oslofjord region of Norway is a cyclist’s paradise.

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JFMAMJJASOND

  • Holiday typeSelf-guided cycling
  • Duration6 nights, hotel-to-hotel
  • Activity level
  • Excellent for
  • From £1289per person, tour only
  • All breakfasts and 2 evening meals included
  • High quality bikes provided
  • Route notes and maps provided
  • Luggage transfers between hotels
Five Waterways of Bavaria Cycling

Five Waterways of Bavaria Cycling

Welcome to the Fünf-Flüsse-Radweg, one of Bavaria’s long-distance cycle routes. This circular route starts in the UNESCO mediaeval city of Regensburg and takes you on a 10-night journey through the north-east of Bavaria. You’ll follow a series of well-networked paths along a mix of waterways: the majestic Danube, the stunning Altmühl, the Main-Danube Canal, the tiny Pegnitz and the beautiful Naab.

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JFMAMJJASOND

  • Holiday typeSelf-guided cycling
  • Duration10 nights, hotel-to-hotel
  • Activity level
  • Excellent for
  • From £1299per person, tour only
  • All breakfasts and 2 evening meals
  • High quality bikes provided
  • GPS route navigation provided
  • Luggage transfers between hotels
Contrasts of the River Ebro Cycling

Contrasts of the River Ebro Cycling

Boasting two historically-rich provincial capitals, southern Catalunya is idyllic and rural – rich in birdlife, wetlands and rice fields – as well as a gorgeous coastline. The Costa Daurada coastline stretches from just north of Tarragona to the Delta de l’Ebre – with a wonderful mix of country, riverside and coastal trails, the Terres de l’Ebre UNESCO Biosphere Reserve has two national parks and 88 miles of coastline, perfect for exploring by bike.

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JFMAMJJASOND

  • Holiday typeSelf-guided cycling
  • Duration10 nights, hotel-to-hotel
  • Activity level
  • Excellent for
  • From £1319per person, tour only
  • All buffet breakfasts and 8 evening meals included
  • High quality bikes provided
  • GPS route navigation provided
  • Luggage transfers between hotels
Chianti Classic Walk

Chianti Classic Walk

A 10-night walking holiday that explores the fabulously unspoilt Chianti countryside, with the chance to visit the world-famous cities of Florence and Siena too! Stay in friendly, family-run hotels, including a beautifully restored C12 abbey, and enjoy superb meals.

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JFMAMJJASOND

  • Holiday typeSelf-guided walking
  • Duration10 nights, hotel-to-hotel
  • Activity level
  • Excellent for
  • From £1319per person, tour only

  • 24 Reviews
  • All continental breakfast and 6 evening meals
  • Route notes and maps provided
  • Luggage transfers between hotels
Dordogne Activities

Dordogne Activities

Combine three of our exciting holidays to experience the ultimate activity holiday in the Dordogne. 2 days of safe, undemanding canoeing with a choice of leisurely walking or cycling on the other days.

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JFMAMJJASOND

  • Holiday typeMulti activity holiday
  • Duration8 nights, hotel-to-hotel
  • Activity level
  • Excellent for
  • From £1339per person, tour only

  • 16 Reviews
  • All continental breakfasts and evening meals included
  • High quality bikes provided
  • Route notes and maps provided
  • Luggage transfers between hotels
Canoeing on the Dordogne

Canoeing on the Dordogne

Safe, undemanding canoeing holiday on the most celebrated river in France. Great choice for families - all hotels have pools and, for a limited period, all customers will have the option to hire a fully kitted-out bike for all non-canoe days making it easy to explore locally too.

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JFMAMJJASOND

  • Holiday typeSelf-guided canoeing
  • Duration8 nights, hotel-to-hotel
  • Activity level
  • Excellent for
  • From £1349per person, tour only

  • 39 Reviews
  • All continental breakfasts and evening meals included
  • Route notes and maps provided
  • Luggage transfers between hotels
Chateaux of the Loire Cycling

Chateaux of the Loire Cycling

An interest-packed, gentle cycling holiday crammed with historic and cultural highlights: pretty wine villages, charming mediaeval towns and world-famous wines in abundance! Superb cuisine throughout too.

DEPARTURE MONTHS

JFMAMJJASOND

  • Holiday typeSelf-guided cycling
  • Duration8 nights, hotel-to-hotel
  • Activity level
  • Excellent for
  • From £1349per person, tour only

  • 39 Reviews
  • All continental breakfasts and evening meals included
  • High quality bikes provided
  • GPS route navigation provided
  • Luggage transfers between hotels
Vineyards of Vaucluse Cycling

Vineyards of Vaucluse Cycling

For wine-lovers, this 8-night tour circles the famous Cotes de Rhone vineyards, and includes 2 nights in Vaison la Romaine - France's most extensive Roman site with 6000-seat theatre, baths, houses and streets. Swimming pools 6 nights out of 8.

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JFMAMJJASOND

  • Holiday typeSelf-guided cycling
  • Duration8 nights, hotel-to-hotel
  • Activity level
  • Excellent for
  • From £1359per person, tour only

  • 6 Reviews
  • All continental breakfasts and evening meals included
  • High quality bikes provided
  • Route notes and maps provided
  • Luggage transfers between hotels
Dordogne Gastronomic Cycling

Dordogne Gastronomic Cycling

Wonderful gastronomic meals, world-famous wines, fabulous historic sites and postcard-pretty villages are just a few of the highlights of this popular 8-night cycling tour. You're usually close to the rivers too, so lots of swimming, plus all hotels have pools.

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JFMAMJJASOND

  • Holiday typeSelf-guided cycling
  • Duration8 nights, hotel-to-hotel
  • Activity level
  • Excellent for
  • From £1389per person, tour only

  • 31 Reviews
  • All continental breakfasts and gastronomic evening meals included
  • High quality bikes provided
  • Route notes and maps provided
  • Luggage transfers between hotels
Walking the Camino de Santiago

Walking the Camino de Santiago

This is one of Europe's classic walks following one of the most ancient pilgrimage routes in the world! There's a real sense of camaraderie and achievement as you chat to fellow walkers from all parts of the globe.

DEPARTURE MONTHS

JFMAMJJASOND

  • Holiday typeSelf-guided walking
  • Duration10 nights, hotel-to-hotel
  • Activity level
  • Excellent for
  • From £1399per person, tour only

  • 40 Reviews
  • All continental breakfast and 8 evening meals included
  • Route notes and maps provided
  • Luggage transfers between hotels
Secrets of Tenerife Walk

Secrets of Tenerife Walk

A naturalist's paradise, the climate in Tenerife is so perfect for wild flowers, butterflies and birdlife that our walks are an explosive celebration of colour: at sea level, swaying banana palms contrast with yellow cacti, while inland hibiscus and geraniums adorn traditional white villages.

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JFMAMJJASOND

  • Holiday typeGuided walking
  • Duration7 nights, single centre
  • Activity level
  • Excellent for
  • From £1479per person, tour only

  • 34 Reviews
  • All buffet breakfasts, 5 lunches and all evening meals with wine
  • Led by experienced local guide
Julian Alps to the Adriatic Cycling

Julian Alps to the Adriatic Cycling

Our 10 night holiday takes you from the turquoise waters of Lake Bled, nestled below Slovenia's jagged Julian Alps, along the Alpe Adria Trail, passing into Italy. Wind down through the mountains to the island of Grado on the Adriatic coast. On route pass through the historic towns of Venzone, Udine and Palmanova.

DEPARTURE MONTHS

JFMAMJJASOND

  • Holiday typeSelf-guided cycling
  • Duration10 nights, hotel-to-hotel
  • Activity level
  • Excellent for
  • From £1499per person, tour only

  • 34 Reviews
  • All continental breakfasts and 4 evening meals included
  • High quality bikes provided
  • Route notes and maps provided
  • Luggage transfers between hotels
Following St James' Way

Following St James' Way

This 12 night holiday is one of Europe's classic walks following one of the most ancient pilgrimage routes in the world! There's a real sense of camaraderie and achievement as you chat to fellow walkers from all parts of the globe. Enjoy time in Leon and Santiago too!

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JFMAMJJASOND

  • Holiday typeSelf-guided walking
  • Duration12 nights, hotel-to-hotel
  • Activity level
  • Excellent for
  • From £1509per person, tour only

  • 10 Reviews
  • Continental breakfast and 8 evening meals included
  • Route notes and maps provided
  • Luggage transfers between hotels
Walking on La Gomera

Walking on La Gomera

Enjoy varied guided walking on the sub-tropical island of La Gomera. Stay in the **** Parador in the island capital of San Sebastian. Excellent cuisine, and spectacular gorge and coastal walks. Finish off the day with a dip in the pool overlooking Mount Teide on Tenerife.

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JFMAMJJASOND

  • Holiday typeGuided walking
  • Duration7 nights, single centre
  • Activity level
  • Excellent for
  • From £1519per person, tour only

  • 40 Reviews
  • All buffet breakfasts, 5 lunches and all evening meals (including wine).
  • Led by experienced local guide
Classic Chianti Cycling

Classic Chianti Cycling

This 10-night cycling tour combines fabulously unspoilt Chianti countryside with the chance to visit the world-famous cities of Florence and Siena. You'll stay in high quality hotels, enjoy superb meals and relax by panoramic pools with views that extend as far as Corsica on a clear day!

DEPARTURE MONTHS

JFMAMJJASOND

  • Holiday typeSelf-guided cycling
  • Duration10 nights, hotel-to-hotel
  • Activity level
  • Excellent for
  • From £1549per person, tour only

  • 21 Reviews
  • All buffet breakfasts and 8 evening meals included
  • High quality bikes provided
  • Route notes and maps provided
  • Luggage transfers between hotels
Gastronomic Barolo Cycling

Gastronomic Barolo Cycling

Superb hotels, world-famous wines and exceptional cuisine are just some of the reasons to choose this 8-night cycling holiday! The cycling takes you through softly rolling hills, sun-drenched hamlets and via the pretty wine towns of Barbaresco and Barolo.

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JFMAMJJASOND

  • Holiday typeSelf-guided cycling
  • Duration8 nights, hotel-to-hotel
  • Activity level
  • Excellent for
  • From £1579per person, tour only

  • 49 Reviews
  • All buffet breakfasts and gastronomic evening meals included
  • High quality bikes provided
  • Route notes and maps provided
  • Luggage transfers between hotels
Passau to Vienna Cycling

Passau to Vienna Cycling

A very gentle linear route following the course of the River Danube - arguably the most beautiful river in Europe. Highlights include Passau 'City of Three Rivers', mediaeval Linz, the UNESCO Wachu Valley and Benedectine Melk!

DEPARTURE MONTHS

JFMAMJJASOND

  • Holiday typeSelf-guided cycling
  • Duration10 nights, hotel-to-hotel
  • Activity level
  • Excellent for
  • From £1619per person, tour only

  • 57 Reviews
  • All continental breakfasts and 6 evening meals included
  • High quality bikes provided
  • Route notes and maps provided
  • Luggage transfers between hotels
A Walk Through the Algarve

A Walk Through the Algarve

Join us on this 10 night journey through the unspoilt Algarve following river trails, flora laden paths, stunning coastal walks, and the highest point in the region all accompanied by a vast array of birdlife.

DEPARTURE MONTHS

JFMAMJJASOND

  • Holiday typeGuided walking
  • Duration10 nights, hotel-to-hotel
  • Activity level
  • Excellent for
  • From £1679per person, tour only

  • 26 Reviews
  • All buffet breakfasts, 7 evening meals and 8 lunches
  • Led by experienced local guide
Islands of Bermuda Walk

Islands of Bermuda Walk

Famed for its stunning turquoise waters and pink sand beaches, the stunning archipelago of Bermuda is a tiny historic treasure trove packed with natural beauty - flowers, fish, birds - and fabulous year-round sunshine.

DEPARTURE MONTHS

JFMAMJJASOND

  • Holiday typeSelf-guided walking
  • Duration7 nights, single centre
  • Activity level
  • Excellent for
  • From £1749per person, tour only

  • 26 Reviews
  • All buffet breakfasts and evening meals included
  • Route notes and maps provided
A Taste of Sicily Cycling

A Taste of Sicily Cycling

This ten-night, self-guided cycling holiday provides a wonderful introduction to Sicily’s south east, a part of the island renowned for its beautiful, unspoilt coastline, spectacular Baroque architecture and sumptuous regional cuisine.

DEPARTURE MONTHS

JFMAMJJASOND

  • Holiday typeSelf-guided cycling
  • Duration10 nights, hotel-to-hotel
  • Activity level
  • Excellent for
  • From £1799per person, tour only

  • 9 Reviews
  • All continental breakfasts and 6 evening meals
  • High quality bikes provided
  • Route notes and maps provided
  • Luggage transfers between hotels
Walking in the French Caribbean

Walking in the French Caribbean

The islands of Martinique and Guadeloupe both have a distinctly French flavour - from familiar yellow post boxes to freshly baked baguettes every morning! Out walking, you'll enjoy verdant volcanic hills, swaying sugarcane, banana plantations and palm-fringed beaches.

DEPARTURE MONTHS

JFMAMJJASOND

  • Holiday typeSelf-guided walking
  • Duration13 nights, hotel-to-hotel
  • Activity level
  • Excellent for
  • From £2197per person, tour only

  • 5 Reviews
  • All continental breakfasts and 11 evening meals included
  • Route notes and maps provided
  • Luggage transfers between hotels
Norwegian Fjords Walk

Norwegian Fjords Walk

Western Norway’s Sunnmøre region is internationally recognised for its astounding natural beauty and this eight-night guided walking holiday will take you to some of the true highlights. Surrounded by the Sunnmøre Alps (with peaks rising 1700m straight up from the water) this is a place where towering rock formations, thundering waterfalls, endless shimmering fjords and glacial valleys will show you a side of nature which can rarely be glimpsed elsewhere.

DEPARTURE MONTHS

JFMAMJJASOND

  • Holiday typeGuided walking
  • Duration8 nights, hotel-to-hotel
  • Activity level
  • Excellent for
  • From £2439per person, tour only

  • 7 Reviews
  • All buffet breakfasts, lunches and evening meals
  • Led by experienced local guide
Costa Rica Wildlife Walk

Costa Rica Wildlife Walk

To judge Costa Rica purely on its natural bounty would be a mistake. Costa Ricans, known as Ticos, are warm, friendly people whose kindness is as integral to their country as the rainforest.

DEPARTURE MONTHS

JFMAMJJASOND

  • Holiday typeGuided walking
  • Duration11 nights, hotel-to-hotel
  • Activity level
  • Excellent for
  • From £2467per person, tour only

  • 12 Reviews
  • All continental breakfasts, 10 lunches and 10 evening meals
  • Led by experienced local guide