Walking Holidays in August
Few know that Denmark has its own Camino route called Hærvejen (“The Army Road”, also known as “The Oxen Road”), which is the most famous hiking trail in the country. It was established in the Middle Ages as an important route for the transport of animals and goods, as well as for pilgrims and armies. Hærvejen was designated a European Cultural Route in 2010.
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 the Monastic Archipelago of the old Romanian principality Moldavia – one of the most unique cultural landscapes in Europe. Covered in brightly coloured frescoes dating from the 15th century, the eight painted churches are listed as UNESCO World Heritage Sites. They blend perfectly with the surrounding landscape where you will enjoy some rewarding walks.
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.
Explore some of Romania’s most stunning mountain landscapes and soak up the unique culture of Transylvania on this inspiring self guided walk. Discover a beautiful country with a rich and fascinating history.
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.
Take a beautiful hike across the Pyrenees-Atlantiques from St Jean Pied de Port to Hendaye on the Bay of Biscay, where the Atlantic Ocean and the Pyrenees meet to create a green paradise. Follow steep paths over summits, passing through dense forests, lush meadows and charming villages.
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.