Moderate Grade Walking Holidays
Suitable for more regular hikers who are generally fit. Moderate grade itineraries include longer walking days and steeper accents and descents. May include longer stretches of uphill climbs and descents or a number of shorter steeper uphill and downhill sections along route. Terrain may be mixed including rocky area areas and mixed surfaces underfoot.
Moderate grade holidays include on average 5-7 hours of walking per day (up to 20 km of walking).
Torres del Paine’s W Trek is celebrated by hikers as one of the most scenic trails in the world. An astonishing landscape of twisted volcanic peaks, tumbling glaciers and aquamarine lakes, it zigzags across the Cordillera del Paine.
Explore the best of Romania’s stunning Carpathian Mountains, with their breathtaking alpine scenery and charming mountain villages. Piatra Craiului is a dramatic limestone ridge, offering one of the most beautiful ridge walks in Europe. Bucegi Natural Park is Romania’s best-kept secret, rivalling Slovakia’s Tatra Mountains and the Alps.
This centre-based walking holiday, unique to The Natural Adventure Company, offers an ideal way to explore the finest Lake District scenery, without changing hotels every day. You will spend five nights in a charming hotel in Keswick and devote the days to discovering the beauty of the Lake District on foot.
Discover some of Romania’s most stunning mountain landscapes on this inspiring self guided walk that takes in Piatra Craiului (offering one of the most beautiful ridge walks in Europe) and Bucegi Natural Park, Romania’s best-kept secret, rivalling Slovakia’s Tatra Mountains and the Alps.
Explore the mountains and villages of Transylvania on this unforgettable self guided walking tour in Romania. Hike the Piatra Craiului, offering one of the most beautiful ridge walks in Europe, visit the famous Bran Castle аnd the amazing Painted Monasteries of Bucovina.
Camino Lebaniego is a walk back in time from the Green Coast of Spain to the mountain area of Picos de Europa, a mixture of pilgrimage route and mountain trek following an old branch of the Camino de Santiago.
Dive into the medieval atmosphere of the narrow streets and the buildings made from the local sandstone of some of the most popular medieval villages in Tuscany, such as Monteriggioni and San Gimignano along the famous Via Francigena.
Explore the fjords of Calanques where gleaming white limestone cliffs form a stark contrast with the deep blue sky and the turquoise Mediterranean Sea. Finish in style in Aix en Provence and climb the Sainte Victoire mountain, immortalized in the paintings of Cézanne.
Experience the D-Day landing beaches and retrace the steps of those who gave their lives for the liberation of Europe, taking in Sword Beach, Juno Beach, Gold Beach, Omaha Beach and Utah Beach. This is a hike of remembrance, but also of pleasure, as you walk along beautiful cliff-side and beach trails.
Follow ancient Pyrenean trails through lush valleys, stunning gorges, rolling hills and charming villages in the shadow of mysterious Cathar castles and snow-peaked mountains. In the evenings enjoy delicious regional cuisine and robust local wines, taking in the highlights of the Cathar country.
Sierra de Grazalema is an undiscovered green oasis, a mountainous area adorned by picturesque white-washed villages. It is a land of jagged limestone peaks, deep gorges and lush green mountain pastures. Finish in the lovely historic town of Ronda, overlooking the stunning El Tajo Gorge.
Explore the Dordogne and Vézère valleys in style, walking amidst the stunning landscapes of the Périgord Noir and taking in the towering strongholds of Beynac, Castelnaud and Domme. Indulge yourself in the region’s gastronomy and terrific local wines, spending the nights in stylish 3 and 4-star hotels.