Family Holidays - Cycling, Walking & Multi Activity

Time spent on holiday is invaluable for families to bond and enjoy each other's company away from the stresses and rigours of everyday life. The following Headwater holidays are perfect for families with older children (over 12). Our walking or cycling holidays are sure to keep the kids active and entertained throughout the duration of your holiday

Dordogne Activities

Town on the Dordogne

From $1965 per person

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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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  • 8 nights, hotel-to-hotel
  • All continental breakfasts and 7 evening meals included
  • Holidays with gastronomic meals.
  • Holidays with wine-tasting opportunities.
  • Varied routes for nature lovers and botanists.
  • Discover stunning historic sites en-route.
  • Lots of swimming opportunities.
  • Good choice for families.
  • Beautiful lakes and rivers.

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Austrian Lakes Activities

Boats on Lake Wolfgang

From $1640 per person

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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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  • 7 nights, single centre
  • All continental breakfasts and evening meals included
  • Varied routes for nature lovers and botanists.
  • Discover stunning historic sites en-route.
  • Lots of swimming opportunities.
  • Holidays to enhance your wellbeing.
  • Good choice for families.
  • Beautiful lakes and rivers.
  • Option to hire electric bikes.

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Bavarian Castles and Rivers Cycling

Across the Altmuhl

From $1812 per person

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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  • 8 nights, hotel-to-hotel
  • 4 nights half board & 4 nights bed and breakfast
  • Holidays with gastronomic meals.
  • Holidays with wine-tasting opportunities.
  • Varied routes for nature lovers and botanists.
  • Destinations with bird watching opportunities.
  • Discover stunning historic sites en-route.
  • Lots of swimming opportunities.
  • Great vegetarian meal options.
  • Especailly good for solo travellers.
  • Perfect for couples.
  • Good choice for families.
  • Beautiful lakes and rivers.

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Bavarian Rivers and Valleys Walk

Altmuhl river

From $1207 per person

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.

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  • 8 nights, hotel-to-hotel
  • 6 nights bed and breakfast 2 nights half board
  • Holidays with wine-tasting opportunities.
  • Varied routes for nature lovers and botanists.
  • Destinations with bird watching opportunities.
  • Discover stunning historic sites en-route.
  • Great vegetarian meal options.
  • Perfect for couples.
  • Good choice for families.
  • Beautiful lakes and rivers.

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Contrasts of the River Ebro Cycling

Along the River Ebro to the sea

From $2045 per person

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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  • 10 nights, hotel-to-hotel
  • All buffet breakfasts and 8 evening meals included
  • Holidays with gastronomic meals.
  • Holidays with wine-tasting opportunities.
  • Varied routes for nature lovers and botanists.
  • Destinations with bird watching opportunities.
  • Lots of swimming opportunities.
  • Great vegetarian meal options.
  • Eco-friendly holidays.
  • Especailly good for solo travellers.
  • Perfect for couples.
  • Good choice for families.
  • Follow stunning coastal routes.
  • Beautiful lakes and rivers.

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Cycling around the River Ebro

lAmpolla

From $1425 per person

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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.

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  • 6 nights, hotel-to-hotel
  • All buffet breakfasts and 3 evening meals included
  • Varied routes for nature lovers and botanists.
  • Destinations with bird watching opportunities.
  • Lots of swimming opportunities.
  • Especailly good for solo travellers.
  • Perfect for couples.
  • Good choice for families.
  • Follow stunning coastal routes.
  • Beautiful lakes and rivers.

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Discovering the Ebro Delta by bike

Circular route from Poble Nou del Delta

From $1410 per person

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.

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  • 7 nights, single centre
  • All buffet breakfasts and 6 evening meals included
  • Varied routes for nature lovers and botanists.
  • Destinations with bird watching opportunities.
  • Lots of swimming opportunities.
  • Especailly good for solo travellers.
  • Perfect for couples.
  • Good choice for families.
  • Follow stunning coastal routes.
  • Beautiful lakes and rivers.

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Five Waterways of Bavaria Cycling

Nuremburg

From $2122 per person

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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  • 10 nights, hotel-to-hotel
  • 8 nights bed and breakfast 2 nights half board
  • Holidays with wine-tasting opportunities.
  • Varied routes for nature lovers and botanists.
  • Destinations with bird watching opportunities.
  • Discover stunning historic sites en-route.
  • Great vegetarian meal options.
  • Especailly good for solo travellers.
  • Perfect for couples.
  • Good choice for families.
  • Beautiful lakes and rivers.

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Geilo Winter Activity

Husk dog sledding

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Our 7-night holiday to the wonderful winter wonderland of Geilo offers the chance to try your hand at different winter sports and activities, learn to glide on cross-country skis, hover above fresh snow on snowshoes and whizz downhill on the alpine skis. Add to that the half-day, once-in-a-lifetime experience of husky dog sledding, where you prepare the dogs and then drive your own sled.

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  • 7 nights, single centre
  • 7 nights half board with continental breakfast
  • Lots of swimming opportunities.
  • Great vegetarian meal options.
  • Holidays to enhance your wellbeing.
  • Perfect for couples.
  • Good choice for families.
  • Snowshoeing opportunities.
  • Option to try dog sledding.

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Literary Walking in the Lake District

Lake Windermere

From $975 per person

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!

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  • 6 nights, hotel-to-hotel
  • First Night's Meal and Full English Breakfasts
  • Varied routes for nature lovers and botanists.
  • Discover stunning historic sites en-route.
  • Especailly good for solo travellers.
  • Perfect for couples.
  • Good choice for families.
  • Explore the high peaks.
  • Beautiful lakes and rivers.

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Winter Walking in Kandersteg

Winter Walkers in Kandersteg

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Walk along spectacular historic tracks between the cantons of Valais and Bern. Marvel at glaciers, frozen lakes and waterfalls and enjoy incredible mountain views.

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  • 3 nights, single centre
  • Buffet breakfasts, 3 light lunches/picnics and all evening meals.
  • Perfect for couples.
  • Good choice for families.
  • Snowshoeing opportunities.
  • Winter walking opportunities.
  • Option to take toboggan rides.
  • Option to take sleigh rides.

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