The Headwater Story

At Headwater, we love finding idyllic destinations for you to discover. There’s something uniquely compelling about exploring a new country, culture, or environment. Whether that’s hiking across the spectacular Italian Dolomites or enjoying an invigorating cycle along the Istrian Peninsula in Croatia, it’s these unforgettable experiences that just can’t be beaten. With over 35 years’ experience crafting holidays that take you to the heart of the moment, our itineraries allow you to enjoy the very best regional highlights, characterful accommodations, historical sights, and cultural gems while moving at your own pace. Since our first Headwater travellers set out on a French cycling holiday through the Creuse in the summer of 1986, our passion for travel has only grown. Today, we offer more than 200 Walking, Cycling and Snow itineraries across countless destinations worldwide. So, if you’re looking for a relaxed active holiday, where you can soak up the sights, sounds and flavours of your surroundings, you’ve come to the right place.