Dotted around key regions in Europe, ancient castles and majestic fortresses stand as a testament to the illustrious history of kings and the intricacies of alliances and vendettas throughout the ages. Uncover the fascinating legends and unique history behind some of the most famous castles in Europe on a Walking Holiday with Headwater. Each of our itineraries are specifically designed to immerse you in the best historical and cultural gems your destination has to offer.
So, whether you’re looking wander through the Chateau de Chenonceau on our Chateaux of the Loire Walk, discover the romantic Neuschwanstein Castle that inspired the Disney Classic “Sleeping Beauty” while Walking in Southern Bavaria or explore closer to home by taking in the iconic views of Northern England from Bamburgh Castle on our Walking the Northumberland Coast trip, you’re bound to enjoy uncovering ancient relics and spectacular folklore from bygone eras. Take a look at our fantastic Castle Collection below to inspire your next getaway.