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Let’s discover a new path together with one of our walking holidays in Europe. Take in some of the most scenic vistas this continent has to offer. Whether you're a serious walker, a Sunday morning rambler, or just love peace and quiet, we have a walking holiday to suit you.

Hiking Holidays Europe

We offer a variety of walking and hiking holidays in Europe, where you can reconnect with nature, explore the best national parks, and experience a new country by foot. Hike with a group of fellow outdoor enthusiasts and create new memories with likeminded travellers and adventurers.

Uncover the picturesque Croatian national parks, trek the famous Camino De Santiago pilgrimage in Spain, or walk the bends and trails of the Danube, our walking holidays have it all. If you’re looking for more active holidays, hike the Austrian Alps or embrace the stunning scenery of Slovenia along some incredible walking routes.

Our local expert guides will be with you all the way on your trip, providing unique insights and tips into your chosen walking destination. Take your next vacation one step further by coming on one of our guided walking holidays in Europe.

Grab your hiking boots and let’s get active! Discover some of the best landscapes in the world on our walking holidays in Europe from Ireland. Return flights, accommodation, ground transfers and tours with an expert local guide are all included.


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Portugal, Madeira

Madeira Walking Holiday

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7

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3
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€1,399pp €1,099pp

Croatia

Croatia Walking Holiday

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7

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3
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€1,399pp

UK

Lake District & Hadrian’s Wall Walking Holiday

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5

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€1,599pp €1,399pp

Spain

Footsteps of the Camino de Santiago Walking Holiday

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7

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3 & 4
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€1,499pp

Spain

Camino de Santiago Walking Holiday – The French Way

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7

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3 & 4
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€1,459pp €1,399pp

Spain

Sierra Nevada Walking Holiday

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7

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€1,799pp €1,599pp

Slovenia

Slovenia Walking Holiday

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7

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4
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€1,299pp €1,259pp

Romania

Transylvania Walking Holiday

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7

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3 & 4
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€1,459pp €1,299pp

Andorra

Andorra Walking Holiday

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7

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€1,599pp €1,559pp

Spain

Camino de Santiago Walking Holiday - The Portuguese Coastal Way

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7

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4
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€1,469pp

Italy

Tuscany Walking Holiday

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7

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4
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€1,699pp €1,659pp

Austria

Kitzbuhel Austrian Walking Holiday

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7

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4
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€1,999pp

Austria

Austrian Lake District Walking Holiday

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7

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€1,529pp €1,499pp

Hungary

Hungary - The Danube Bend Walking Holiday

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7

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Why Book a TD active Europe Walking Holiday

Incredible Views Ahead On TD Active Walking Holiday

Amazing Walking Destinations

There is no better way to experience a country in all its natural wonders than a walking holiday. The best way to experience a new country is to get up close and personal with its breathtaking natural scenery. On our walking holidays, we’ll travel off the beaten path to places tour buses can’t reach as we enjoy an adventure in search of once-in-a-lifetime views. We offer walking holidays to truly beautiful locations like the Julian Alps in Slovenia to the dramatic seaside cliffs of north-western Spain. From Alpine Lakes in Austria to the Transylvanian forests in Romania, we’ll experience so much more untouched natural beauty than on a standard holiday. We have a range of walking holidays suitable for all levels to destinations such as Spain, Croatia, Austria, Hungary and even Romania.

Expertly Organised Itineraries TD Active Walking Holidays

Expertly Organised Itineraries

On our walking holidays, we choose the best routes and expertly craft our itineraries to get the most out of each day, while still leaving plenty of time to immerse ourselves in the places we visit. We also take care of your luggage while you walk, so you can focus on enjoying the journey. Whether it’s a week-long trek on the Camino de Santiago or an adventure through Croatia’s Mljet National Park, we plan every walking holiday down to the last detail.

Walk With A Guide TD Active Holidays

Walk with a Guide

Whether you’ve been on many walking holidays or you’re embarking on your first one, it makes the trek much easier when you have a trusted expert to show you the way. On all of our walking holidays, we’ll be accompanied by a local walking guide each day. Throughout our trip, our guide will be there to give context to the places we visit, provide tips and answer any questions. We hand select the most experienced, friendly guides so that you can focus on enjoying the adventure.

All Walking Levels Welcome On TD Active Walking Holidays

All Walking Levels Welcome

We offer a variety of walking holidays to suit all different skill levels and the majority of our walking holidays offer a choice of walking routes with varying pace and distance. Our grades, leisurely, moderate and challenging, are judged by the average distance, terrain and incline covered on each holiday. So whether you’re an experienced walker hiking through rough terrain with challenging routes or just want to experience a new kind of holiday walking at a leisurely pace, we have walking holidays for everyone.


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What To Expect On A Walking Holiday In Europe

We offer a range of Europe walking holidays suitable for all levels to destinations like Spain, Austria, Hungary and Romania. Whether you are an experienced walker prepared for hours of adventurous hiking or prefer to take things at a moderate pace, we’ll take you to some of the most beautiful trails in Europe. From a thrilling hike to take in panoramic views atop the Austrian Alps to a moderate walk through Slovenia’s Bohinj Valley in search of crystal clear glacial lakes, our walking holidays have something for everyone. The majority of our walking holidays offer a choice of routes with varying pace and distance, with each graded as ‘leisurely’, ‘moderate’, or ‘challenging’ depending on the distance, terrain and incline covered. All of our walking holidays include return flights, hotel accommodation, all ground transfers and an expert, local guide, so you get the most out of every trip!  

 

Top Walking Destinations In Europe To Visit

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Kitzbuhel

Kitzbuhel, the sports capital in the heart of the Alps, combines tradition and an active lifestyle. It is a mecca for those who want to enjoy the great outdoors in the most scenic of settings.

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Triglav National Park

Triglav National Park is the only National Park in Slovenia and is one of the oldest parks in Europe, it’s named after its highest mountain 'Triglav'. You can experience many beautiful natural features such as Vintar Gorge, Martuljek waterfalls, Triglav Lakes, Kriška Lake and Soca River.

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Fagaras Mountains

Fagaras Mountains are the highest and one of the most beautiful mountain ranges in Romania. Here you’ll find Balea Lake, a glacier lake that is situated at 2,034m above sea level.

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Danube Bend

Located just north of Budapest and close to Visegrád, the Danube bend is a nature lover’s paradise. It is possibly the most picturesque stretch of the Danube,  the area is covered in woodland and the elevated sites give visitors incredible views of the river and its surroundings. 


Europe Walking Holidays To Suit All Levels

We offer a variety of walking holidays to suit all different skill levels and the majority of our walking holidays offer a choice of walking routes with varying pace and distance. So whether you’re an experienced walker hiking through rough terrain with challenging routes or just want to try out a new kind of holiday walking at your leisure, have a look at our walking levels to choose what’s right for you.

Leisurely

Our leisurely walks have an average distance between 3km and 10km on relatively flat terrain. If you’re a leisurely walker, we recommend our Transylvania walking holiday or our Footsteps of the Camino de Santiago holiday.

Moderate

Our moderate walks have an average distance between 6km and 16km with daily ascent likely to be between 200m and 700m. If you’re looking for a holiday with moderately paced walking routes, our walking holidays in Ireland or the Danube bend are a great option for you.

Challenging

Our challenging walks have an average distance between 11km and 28km with daily ascents likely to be between 500m and 1570m. If you’re up for a challenge, we recommend our Slovenia walking holiday or suggest you join us for the last 100km of the Camino de Santiago.


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