From the far north to the southern tip, our self-guided UK walking holidays incorporate some of the country's most captivating scenery. The contrast between the wild landscapes of the Scottish Highlands and the untamed drama of the Jurassic Coast is immense. Set off on an adventure among national parks and UNESCO World Heritage Sites to discover the natural beauty, culture and history of this diverse land.
Understandably, the Lake District has earned bragging rights for being the most visited region in the UK. Its notable fell scenery and beautiful lakes have inspired poets, artists and writers and its natural beauty rivals some of the most arresting landscapes on earth. The Lake District has a unique charm unlike anywhere else, which you can experience on our UK walking holidays.
The Jurassic Coast unfurls along the English Channel and comprises white chalk cliffs, ancient castles, pretty bays and blissful villages, not to mention mile upon mile of sandy beaches. Jewels of the Jurassic Coast walk takes you among the most widely recognised landmarks, including Durdle Door, Old Harry Rocks and Burning Cliff.
At the other end of the UK, you can uncover the legends, culture and history of the Scottish Highlands as you explore Loch Ness and the Caledonian Canal. Around every corner, something magical is waiting to surprise you, from thundering waterfalls to tranquil lochs. Make sure your keep your eyes peeled for eagles, dolphins, red deer and other wonderful wildlife on our walking holidays in the UK.
Self-guided multi-centre UK walking holidays include all accommodation, some meals and luggage transfers.
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!
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!
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.