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Self Guided Walking Holidays in Europe

Spain Walking Holidays

Self Guided Walking Holidays in Spain

Our Spain walking holidays offer some truly breathtaking scenery and off-the-beaten-track hiking opprtunities. Our walking holidays in Spain include hiking in the Catalan Pyrenees, the Basque Pyrenees, Galicia (Ribeira Sacra), Sierra de Guadarrama and along the beautiful Catalan coast (Costa Brava).

Sierra de Guadarrama: The Mountains of Madrid and Segovia
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Sierra de Guadarrama: The Mountains of Madrid and Segovia

Country
Spain
Activity type
Self Guided Walking
Duration
7 days & 6 nights
Difficulty
Moderate, Moderate to Strenuous
Accomodation
Comfortable
Availability
April - June, September - November

Sierra de Guadarrama mountains are an unexpected hiker’s paradise; it is a real surprise to most walkers to find such a beautiful alpine scenery so close to a big city like Madrid. This walking holiday in Spain will take you to high peaks offering amazing views, to historical and cultural sites like the Monastery of Escorial and the Royal Palace of La Granja, finishing in beautiful Segovia.

Ribeira Sacra: The Gorges and Vineyards of Galicia
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Ribeira Sacra: The Gorges and Vineyards of Galicia

Country
Spain
Activity type
Self Guided Walking
Duration
8 days & 7 nights
Difficulty
Easy to Moderate, Moderate
Accomodation
Comfortable
Availability
April - June, September - November

Ribeira Sacra is one of the hidden gems of Spain. The gorges of Sil and Miño provide dramatic scenery, with high cliffs comparable to the Norwegian fjords, but enjoying the privileged Spanish climate. Add to this the welcoming Galician people and their picturesque villages, the chestnut forests and the terraced vineyards, and you have a walking holiday that you will not forget.

Basque Pyrenees to San Sebastian
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Basque Pyrenees to San Sebastian

Country
Spain
Activity type
Self Guided Walking
Duration
8 days & 7 nights
Difficulty
Moderate
Accomodation
Comfortable
Availability
April - June, September - November

Walk across hills, peaks, meadows and forests to reach two of the most beautiful places in Spain: Fuenterrabia and San Sebastian. The itinerary runs along the valleys close to the French border, partially following the GR-11 long-distance trail. You will walk on paths offering spectacular views, finishing with a magnificent coastal walk into San Sebastian, one of the most beautiful towns in Europe.

Pyrenees Coastal Trails: Cadaqués to Collioure
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Pyrenees Coastal Trails: Cadaqués to Collioure

Country
France, Spain
Activity type
Self Guided Walking
Duration
7 days & 6 nights
Difficulty
Moderate
Accomodation
Comfortable
Availability
January - November

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.

High Pyrenees of Catalonia, catalan high pyrenees walking holiday
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High Pyrenees of Catalonia

Country
Spain
Activity type
Self Guided Walking
Duration
8 days & 7 nights
Difficulty
Moderate
Accomodation
Comfortable
Availability
March - October

Our High Pyrenees of Catalonia walking holiday takes you into one of the loveliest parts of the Pyrenees, an area largely unknown to outsiders. The region is a hiker’s paradise, offering dramatic and unspoiled landscapes. Our route is designed to combine some superb mountain walking with welcoming accommodations, where you will discover the delicious Catalan cuisine and robust wines.

Where Do our Walking Holidays in Spain Take Place?

Catalan Pyrenees

The Spanish Catalan Pyrenees are a hiker’s paradise, offering dramatic and unspoiled landscapes, dotted with quaint stone villages clustered around old churches. This is a great walking region, enjoying the warmest climate of all the Pyrenean range, and our route is designed to combine some superb mountain walking with welcoming accommodations, where you will discover the delicious Catalan cuisine with its tasty sausages and cured meats, fresh trout from the rivers, and robust wines from the coastal plains.

Basque Pyrenees

The Basque Mountains are a mountain range situated in the northern Iberian Peninsula. Geographically it is considered as the eastern section of the larger Cantabrian Range. The range runs through the Basque Autonomous Community and western Navarre. Our walking holidays in the Basque Pyrenees include walks across hills, peaks, meadows and forests to reach two of the most beautiful places in Spain: Fuenterrabia and San Sebastian. The itineraries run along the valleys close to the French border, partially following the GR-11 long-distance trail. You will walk on paths offering spectacular views, finishing with a magnificent coastal walk into San Sebastian, one of the most beautiful towns in Europe.

Costa Brava

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. Our Costa Brava walking routes take you into one of the loveliest coastal areas of the Catalan Pyrenees on both sides of the French/Spanish border, an area largely unknown to outsiders.

Galicia

Located in the northwest of the Iberian Peninsula, Galicia comprises the provinces of A Coruña, Lugo, Ourense and Pontevedra. Ribeira Sacra in Galicia is one of the hidden gems of Spain. This is a land of ancient monasteries, scenic villages and impressive gorges, and there are many terraced vineyards hidden in the steep gorges, producing great wines. The gorges of Sil and Miño provide dramatic scenery, with high cliffs comparable to the Norwegian fjords, but enjoying the privileged Spanish climate.

Sierra de Guadarrama

The mountains around Madrid and Segovia are an unexpected hiker’s paradise. It is a real surprise to most walkers to find such a beautiful alpine scenery so close to a big city like Madrid. The range runs southwest-northeast, extending from the province of Ávila in the southwest, through the Community of Madrid, to the province of Segovia in the northeast. The range measures approximately 80 kilometres in length. Its highest peak is Peñalara, 2,428 metres in elevation.

List of our self guided walking holidays in Spain

  1. High Pyrenees of Catalonia

  2. Basque Pyrenees to San Sebastian

  3. Pyrenees Coastal Trails: Cadaqués to Collioure

  4. Ribeira Sacra: The Gorges and Vineyards of Galicia

  5. Sierra de Guadarrama: The Mountains of Madrid and Segovia


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