Relaxed and mild walks suitable for walkers with average levels of fitness and who are in general good health. These walks are typically on maintained trails or timber roads and have marked trails with signage. Gradients are mild with no steep uphill or downhill section. No previous hiking experience is required and they are suitable for novices and different age groups.
Easy grade holidays may also include discovery holidays including cultural sightseeing opportunities, city visits and excursions such as visits to museums, archaeological sites and wine tours along with some easy walks.
Walking is typically limited to 4 hours per day (up to 13 km of walking).
Eagle’s Eye & Canyon of Waterfalls
A self-guided walking holiday in the Rhodope Mountains in Bulgaria, appropriate for novices to walking holidays and all those who enjoy their vacations at a slower pace. Trace the footsteps of Orpheus through the mighty Devil’s Throat cave in the Tirgrad Gorge, said to be the mythical Hall of Hades, then take in the splendour of the Canyon of Waterfalls before moving to the comfort of your spa hotel. Accommodation is in hand-picked 3 or 4 star hotels (spa facilities available on Days 5 and 6).
Polish Highlands, Tatras and Krakow
Easy to Moderate
A self-guided holiday in the mighty Carpathian Mountains and their highest part – the Tatras. This tour runs through villages and towns located in picturesque valleys and dales, follows the Dunajec (a mountain river), and includes two National Parks and three UNESCO sites, including magnificent Krakow.
Slow-Paced Spa Walking Holiday in Bulgaria
Our walking and spa adventures are specifically designed to allow you to re-connect with nature and experience the wilderness and great outdoors. The holiday includes hikes around the forests of the unique village of Shiroka Laka, famous for its distinctive Rhodopean houses, and finishes in the spa town of Devin. The trip is mostly centre-based and features hand-picked accommodation in 3 and 4 star spa hotels on all days.
South Montenegro and Kotor Bay in Style
South Montenegro and Kotor Bay in Style centre-based self guided walking holiday offers a truly wonderful itinerary which includes some of the best walks in South Montenegro, considered one of the most breathtaking areas in Europe. You will stay in two hand-picked four star hotels and these are both included along circular routes that give you the best scenery available of Lovcen National Park and Boka Kotorska Bay (UNESCO site).
Slovakian High Tatras: In Style and Relaxed
Explore Slovakia’s highest mountain range at your own pace and in style. Accommodation is in luxury 4-star hotels. Two of the hotels were built at the beginning of the 20th century and have unique architectural features. Although they have been modernized to the highest standards, you can still admire their Golden Age beauty and atmosphere. The last two nights are spent in a luxury 4-star hotel at Strbske Pleso lake, one of the most famous and visited lakes in the High Tatras.