Coastal & Island Walking Holidays
Our island and coastal self guided walking holidays include cliff top walking, amazing sceneries and sandy beaches. These coastal and island walking tours offer outstanding trails, great cuisine and spectacular seaskapes.
Discover the hidden gems of the Costa Brava, walking on quiet trails between traditional villages and charming old towns, including the historic town of Begur and Salvador Dali’s former haunt, the white-washed town of Llafranc. Take in some fantastic rugged coastal scenery and enjoy the delicious Catalan cuisine.
This is our most popular walking holiday in Catalonia for a reason. Costa Brava is a walker’s paradise, boasting a thousand-year-old network of footpaths and offering diverse natural landscapes, warm hospitality and great cuisine – and there is something to suit everyone.
The Pembrokeshire Coast Path National Trail follows 186 miles of rugged coastline along the western peninsula of Wales, providing some of the finest walking in Britain. This walking holiday includes some of the best sections of the path from Moylgrove near Newport to Solva at the Whitesands Bay.
This is a short version of our most popular walking holiday in Catalonia. Costa Brava is a walker’s paradise, boasting a thousand-year-old network of footpaths and offering diverse natural landscapes, warm hospitality and great cuisine.
Enjoy some of the finest coastal walking in England. The unrivalled diversity of scenery includes panoramic views over Romney Marsh from the escarpment that marks the ancient coastline between Folkestone and Rye and, of course, the stunning White Cliffs of Dover.
Take this unique walking tour that will show you the hidden secrets of the Amalfi Coast and Tramonti, away from the crowds. You will enjoy some spectacular coastal scenery, some of the most picturesque hamlets of the Amalfi Coast, the charming fishing village of Cetara and the great Abbey of Cava dei Tirreni.
The coastline of Apulia between Otranto and Gagliano del Capo offers superb walking opportunities. Enjoy ancient coastal trails, stunning views, crystal swimming spots, unknown villages and untouched nature. Finish your trip in glorious Lecce.
Our South Montenegro and Kotor Bay self guided walking holiday offers a truly wonderful itinerary which includes some of the best walks in Southern Montenegro, considered to be one of the most breathtaking areas in the whole of Eastern Europe. Accommodation is in charming 4-star hotels.
Discover the hidden trails of the Amalfi Coast, visit the ancient ruins of Pompeii and enjoy a stunning walk around the crater edge of Mount Vesuvius. This tour takes in all the famous coastal villages, but you will also walk through real and untouched mountain scenery and picturesque countryside.
The Aeolian Islands are a volcanic archipelago in the Tyrrhenian Sea just north of Sicily. During the tour, you will visit the most attractive islands: Lipari, Vulcano, Salina and Stromboli. Then you will explore beautiful Taormina, and finish your adventure with a guided climb of Mount Etna.
Sao Miguel is the largest of the Azores archipelago and maybe the most fascinating due to the great variety of landscapes it offers. Walk across green pastures, primaeval forests and around stunning crater lakes, while enjoying the luxury of charming 4-star hotels with all transfers included.
Our Azores island hopping tour includes walking on three of the most beautiful islands: Pico, São Jorge and Faial. On Pico you will take in the highest mountain in Portugal; on São Jorge enjoy the beauty of the Fajãs, and on Faial explore the Caldeira crater and the Capelinhos volcano.
Take a short walking break in Tenerife and climb Mount Teide (3718m), the highest peak in Spain. Spend a night in the iconic Parador de Cañadas del Teide hotel. The sunrise from the crater of Teide is an experience you will never forget. Our package includes a climbing permit for the peak.
Combining the best sections of the Historical Way and the Fishermen’s Trail and covering 182 km (113 miles) in nine stages, our The Best of the Rota Vicentina walking holiday in Portugal provides an unforgettable Rota Vicentina hiking experience.
Tenerife is one of the most fascinating of the Canary Islands due to the great variety of landscapes it offers – from the mountains of the Teno Rural Park in the west to the lunar-like landscapes of Mount Teide National Park, and the lush green forests of Aguamansa and Anaga Nature Park on the east coast.
Put on your hiking shoes and let us take you to a walker’s paradise: Gran Canaria. The round island provides unforgettable walks taking in fishing villages, high plateaus, volcano craters, deep gorges, stunning ridges, green hills and laurel forests. Walk from the lush north to the arid south, taking in the impressive ridges in the centre of the island.
Walk along the unspoiled longest section of protected coastline in Andalusia. Cabo de Gata Natural Park’s arid climate makes for excellent winter and off-season walking among volcanic landscapes, exotic plants and palm trees, from the fishing village of Agua Amarga, then inland to Rodalquilar, and ending at the lively beach town of San José.
The Burren Way is a relatively short walking route on Ireland’s rugged Atlantic west coast. Walk the best sections of it, taking in the famed Cliffs of Moher and the unique limestone escarpment of The Burren. The tour starts in Liscannor and finishes on the north Clare coast at Ballyvaughan, overlooking Galway Bay.
The Dingle Way is one of Ireland’s most beautiful walking trails. On our Dingle Way Highlights itinerary you will take in all the best sections of the Way from Camp in eight days – diverse landscapes, rich archaeological sites and friendly hosts. And with the ease of luggage transfers, the Dingle Way will offer you an unforgettable experience.
The Dingle Way is one of Ireland’s most beautiful walking trails. On this itinerary you will take in the Way from Camp in ten days with an option to climb Mount Brandon. Enjoy diverse landscapes, rich archaeological sites and friendly hosts. And with the ease of luggage transfers, the Dingle Way will offer you an unforgettable experience.
The Dingle Way is one of Ireland’s most beautiful walking trails. On our Dingle Way Short Break itinerary you will take in the very best sections of the Way from Dingle in five days – diverse landscapes, rich archaeological sites and friendly hosts. And with the ease of luggage transfers, the Dingle Way will offer you an unforgettable experience.
Experience the unspoilt beauty of Ireland on The Kerry Way, including the famous Ring of Kerry. This 8-day walking tour starts in Glenbeigh and finishes in Killarney and takes in the highlights of the Kerry Way, offering a unique mix of mountains, lakes and coastal views.
Experience the unspoilt beauty of Ireland on The Kerry Way and the famous Ring of Kerry. This 12-day walking tour starts and finishes in Killarney and takes in the entire Kerry Way. The 210 km of The Kerry Way make it Ireland’s longest trail, offering a unique mix of mountains, lakes and coastal views.
This short walking break in the French Riviera takes you on a trail weaving from one balcony path to the next, taking in the beautiful perched villages hiding behind the glamorous Côte d’Azur and finally reaching the welcoming coastal town of Menton.
This trip will take you through the Roya valley from the mountains to the sea, weaving from one balcony path to the next, taking in the most beautiful perched villages on the Côte d’Azur. Reaching the coastal town of Menton, your trip continues with a couple of amazing coastal walks around Villefranche sur Mer.
Bathed in warm Mediterranean sunshine, and with the peaks of the Pyrenees providing a dramatic backdrop, the Spanish and French Catalan coast invites exploration on foot. By walking from Cadaqués to Collioure along the coast, you will discover for yourself the lure and enchantment of this beautiful region.
Immerse yourself in the stunning scenery of Corsica on this moderate walking holiday. Your walk will start from Corte, the island’s historic capital, and lead you through the rugged interior and past lakes, natural pools and high summits to the vibrant coastal village of Piana, perched high above the sea on the Golfe de Porto.
On our Flower Island of Madeira walking holiday you will follow Madeira’s unique network of narrow irrigation channels known as levadas, and the ancient coastal footpaths in north-eastern parts of the island. Some of the walks are circular and you will be based in two charming hotels.
Discover the jewels of the Bay of Naples – the islands of Capri, Ischia and Procida. These walks offer a stunning combination of sea views, picturesque coastal towns, impressive mountains and an abundance of culture and nature. Spend the nights in comfortable 3-star hotels.
On our Jewels of the Dalmatian Coast walking holiday you will enjoy an island hopping walking adventure along Croatia’s stunning Adriatic coast. Walk the cobbled streets of Split and the quiet trails of rural Dalmatia, then explore the island idyll of Hvar, Korčula, Šipan and Mljet, and spend two nights in the beautiful Dubrovnik.