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Self Guided Walking Holidays in Europe

Short Breaks

Short Breaks

Choose a short walking break and you can enjoy three to five days of fresh air and spectacular scenery, leaving you refreshed and invigorated. Our short breaks are designed for you to experience the highlights of a mountain in just a couple of days. Please note that the short walking breaks listed below are only sample ones; in fact most of our walking holidays can be customised so that their length can fit your schedule.


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Rota Vicentina: Fishermen’s Trail Highlights

Rota Vicentina: Fishermen’s Trail Highlights includes the coastal part of Portugal’s famous Rota Vicentina long distance trail. It follows some of the best preserved coastline in Europe through the beautiful national park in the Alentejo region. Well-signposted paths will take you along impressive cliffs, down to deserted beaches and secret sandy coves, accessible only on foot.

Lovcen and Kotor Bay Short Break

Lovcen and Kotor Bay Short Break

This is a shorter version of our moderate South Montenegro and Kotor Bay dual centre-based self guided walking holiday in Montenegro. It offers a truly wonderful itinerary which includes some of the best walks in South Montenegro, considered one of the most breathtaking coastal areas in Europe.

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Lycian Way East Short Break

The Lycian Way Trail from Fethiye to Antalya is considered as one of the most beautiful hiking trails in the world. This short break is a condensed version of our Lycian Way East 7-night walking holiday, combining some of its walks into a more challenging, 5-night itinerary.

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Judaean Hills: Trails to Jerusalem

The Judaean Mountains is a mountain range in Israel, where Jerusalem and several other biblical cities are located. The trip follows the Judean Hills route to Jerusalem while discovering natural scenery and ancient sites and offers first-hand encounters with the diverse and friendly local communities.

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Corfu Trail Short Break

Corfu, the greenest Ionian island, has the iconic long-distance Corfu Trail leading from the southern tip of the island to its northernmost point. In this five-day Corfu Trail short break, following the south section of the trail, you will walk along ancient footpaths and winding paths above the coast, between olives and cypresses.

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Trails of Istria Short Break

The Trails of Istria short break will take you to the Istrian Peninsula in Croatia. Visit Hum, the smallest town in the world and experience the spirit of the past in Motovun and Grožnjan. To get to know the best of Istria, walk through Učka Natural Park and, finally, round off this green adventure with the delicious flavours of indigenous Istrian delicacies and wines.

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Accursed Mountains Short Break

The Accursed Mountains Short Break is a 6 days (5 nights) tour for intrepid travellers who are eager to explore the highlights of the Albanian Alps on their own but have limited time. It combines scenic hikes in Valbona and Theth with the two most interesting cities on a 6-day tour.

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Seven Rila Lakes and Mount Musala Short Break

Seven Rila Lakes and Mount Musala is a short walking tour in the most beautiful parts of the Rila Range. Rila offers impressive peaks and beautiful glacial lakes, including the famous Seven Rila Lakes. Mount Musala (2,925 m) is the highest summit in the entire Balkan peninsula. Another highlight is the famous Rila Monastery.

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