Food and wine are good: try the grilled meefischli, a river fish, washed down with the dry spätlesen wines.• Seven-day self-guided walk with Macs Adventure runs April-October, from £600 B&B, including luggage transfers and support line, Home to vineyards, snowy peaks and the Matterhorn, the Valais is one of Switzerland’s top walking destinations. Call us on 01392 441266 Other ways to contact us. Olsen and the chance to discover new ports with our guided walking itineraries all included. There’s so much to think about, so why not leave the hard work to us? This route starts in the Garrotxa Volcanic Zone, a park where 40 extinct volcanic cones thrust up from deep beech forests. A foray down the Jokulsa gorge is followed by three days of coastal and ridge walks that include areas deeply embedded in Iceland’s mythology such as Alfaborg, home to the elves. To enhance your experience, a knowledgeable local guide will accompany your small group for part (or the majority) of the holiday. Home. Take a journey with us discovering the beauty of the coast of Montenegro and Croatia. Expect about 800 - 1000m of cumulative ascent and descent each day. The walking is steep and stony. Half day walks will probably involve about 3 hours of walking, with full day walks having around 5 hours. Some days of this holiday will be dedicated solely to sightseeing (or include an element of sightseeing). Explore the North and South Island on our ultimate walking holiday in New Zealand. Most of these holidays have an element of sightseeing as well. Experience a setting of utter serenity in the lands of Italy - the perfect spot for climbing the mossy hills overlooking iconic Lake Como. Highlights are Rothenburg ob der Tauber, with its ancient city walls; Nördlingen, an almost perfectly circular town with dramatic gate towers; and Dinkelsbühl, home to some great beer cellars. The Slovakian High Tatra, however, offer a cheaper alternative that has all the same challenges and pleasures. Colourful houses, classic cars, rolling hills, cigars, colonial faded grandeur and hiking trails. These are easy walks crossing the most beautiful destinations - ideal family fun for all ages! © 2020 RWH Travel Ltd | Registered Address: Lemsford Mill, Lemsford, Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire, AL8 7TR. Yes, I hear you say, because your pockets won’t weigh you down. Next morning the real journey starts with a cable car trip and a hike over the Gemmi pass. There is plenty of ascent and descent over rough and steep ground, so a steady foot and a good head for heights is advisable. Walking in the awe-inspiring Patagonia, an area of uninterrupted lakes, dormant volcanoes and vast tracts of wilderness. Authentic adventure travel experiences on your own terms. Experience walking holidays with a difference; explore the highlights of culturally rich Europe on a guided, small-group walking holiday and take advantage of our leaders’ expertise. All rights reserved, Click here to update your interests further, We use cookies on our site to give our users the best possible browsing experience. Take poles if you get sore knees.• Seven-night self-guided hike with Travel Slovakia runs June-September, from €448 half-board (five nights in huts), including airport transfers, Bulgaria has some of Europe’s finest, but least-known, hill-walking. Discovering ancient, exquisite and often very remote walking trails in Europe is one great way to forget 21st century politics. The coast, villages and countryside of the Eastern Algarve and then explore the treasures of this most westerly corner of Europe. Expect ascents and descents of up to 600m. For more info you can, Niagara Falls Biking: Great Lakes & Wine Country, Camino Frances Final Stage - Sarria to Santiago, Camino Frances Stage 1 - St Jean to Logrono, Top tips for packing light for a walking holiday, How to avoid blisters on a walking holiday, Knowledgeable and helpful friendly specialist adventure planners, Tailor-make your trip to suit your interests, Choose your ideal trip length and difficulty, As featured in the Guardian, National Geographic Traveller, and more, 100+ passionate team members across the US, UK & Europe, Comprehensive trip information & insider tips, Detailed maps, route notes and mobile GPS app.