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Adagio

Our Adagio Walking Holidays Collection

Relaxed tempo guided walks blended with culture and sightseeing

Adagio
A Swiss Summer

A Swiss Summer

Departure dates

  • 2024: Jun

Adelboden is a Swiss delight, set at the foot of the dramatic Wildstrubel and surrounded by the Bernese Oberland Alps. It is the perfect setting for an unforgettable summer venture – with remarkable views of the magical alps, towering waterfalls, and easy access to a network of cable cars to some superb high level mountain walking.

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Grade 3

We still class this level as leisurely; walks are generally a little longer than level 2, with undulations but over a longer distance. Where sightseeing distances are longer, we take a full day with opportunities to stop, rest and refuel. Generally, itineraries involve easy countryside walking with plenty of breaks,   

Usual daily walks - Distance: 4 miles; Ascent/Descent 300m; Terrain: generally good paths and tracks; Walking Time: Half Day or Full Day walks. 

Landscape

from £2,050

(7 nights)

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Artistic Umbria

Artistic Umbria

Departure dates

  • 2024: Mar

A journey through history, art and countryside in Umbria, a hidden gem nestled in the heart of Italy.

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Leisurely

Grade 3

We still class this level as leisurely; walks are generally a little longer than level 2, with undulations but over a longer distance. Where sightseeing distances are longer, we take a full day with opportunities to stop, rest and refuel. Generally, itineraries involve easy countryside walking with plenty of breaks,   

Usual daily walks - Distance: 4 miles; Ascent/Descent 300m; Terrain: generally good paths and tracks; Walking Time: Half Day or Full Day walks. 

Culture

from £1,700

(7 nights)

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Belgium's Villages, Fens and Abbeys

Belgium's Villages, Fens and Abbeys

Departure dates

  • 2024: Sep

Belgium's fairy tale region of castles, abbeys, and historic cities mixes seamlessly with green ways, rivers, verdant pastures and protected reserves. Discover pretty villages and important cities with our guides, sail the River Maas and taste what Belgium is famous for - Beer, waffles and chocolate!

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Leisurely

Grade 2

This level mixes active sightseeing with shorter, city or countryside walks. Trips are not aimed at seasoned walkers, but you should be confident in managing walks of around 3miles at a leisurely pace with a few ups and downs. Where in more mountainous areas we use transport to access higher ground with ease.  Holidays graded at this level are generally in our Adagio or Discover Collections.  

Usual daily walks - Distance: 3 miles; Ascent/Descent 150-200m; Terrain: good paths and tracks; Time: Short or Half Day exploration. 


Flight Free

from £1,895

(6 nights)

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Bologna - La Grassa

Bologna - La Grassa

Departure dates

  • 2024: May

Famed for its good food, discover the heritage of the world renowned produce of Bologna, walk in the Apennine hills and enjoy the historic cities of Parma, Modena, Ravenna and Bologna.

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Grade 1

A relaxing way to explore, where we’ve perfected the art of taking our time. You don’t need to be a seasoned walker or fit enough to walk for miles to join these itineraries. All trips at this grade are in our Adagio Collection where our focus is on quality time. We encourage everyone to pause and take in their surroundings, strolling on foot at a leisurely pace. 

Usual daily walks - Distance: 3 miles; Ascent/Descent 50m; Terrain: good paths and tracks; Time: Over the duration of a day. 

Food & Wine

from £2,049

(7 nights)

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Gardens of the Channel Islands

Gardens of the Channel Islands

Departure dates

  • 2024: May

Enjoy the stunning scenery and heritage sites of Guernsey, along with two day trips to Sark and Herm. You’ll have the chance to visit public and private gardens, admire wildflowers lining cliffside paths and discover each of the islands’ natural beauty.

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Gentle

Grade 1

A relaxing way to explore, where we’ve perfected the art of taking our time. You don’t need to be a seasoned walker or fit enough to walk for miles to join these itineraries. All trips at this grade are in our Adagio Collection where our focus is on quality time. We encourage everyone to pause and take in their surroundings, strolling on foot at a leisurely pace. 

Usual daily walks - Distance: 3 miles; Ascent/Descent 50m; Terrain: good paths and tracks; Time: Over the duration of a day. 

Coast & Islands

from £1,789

(6 nights)

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Hidden Gems of Andalucia

Hidden Gems of Andalucia

Departure dates

  • 2024: Apr

Experience the serene beauty of Andalucía as you journey through the captivating white-washed villages of the Alpujarras. This idyllic escape includes visits to charming gardens, tastings of local delights, and an exploration of the iconic Alhambra Palace, along with coastal adventures, taking you to the castle-topped village of Salobrena and the mesmerizing caves of Nerja, allowing you to savour the best of Andalucía's culture, history, and natural wonders

Grade Leisurely
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Leisurely

Grade 3

We still class this level as leisurely; walks are generally a little longer than level 2, with undulations but over a longer distance. Where sightseeing distances are longer, we take a full day with opportunities to stop, rest and refuel. Generally, itineraries involve easy countryside walking with plenty of breaks,   

Usual daily walks - Distance: 4 miles; Ascent/Descent 300m; Terrain: generally good paths and tracks; Walking Time: Half Day or Full Day walks. 

Culture

from £1,475

(7 nights)

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Italy’s Prosecco Hills
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Italy’s Prosecco Hills

Departure dates

  • 2024: Jun

Savour the moment as you lift your Prosecco-filled glass and let the delicate, fruity aroma excite your tastebuds. As your eyes wander over the picturesque landscape, admire the gentle slopes enveloping the quaint vineyards and centuries-old villages. Lean back, unwind, and bask in the beauty of Italy's enchanting Prosecco hills.

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Our holiday walking grades

Leisurely

Grade 2

This level mixes active sightseeing with shorter, city or countryside walks. Trips are not aimed at seasoned walkers, but you should be confident in managing walks of around 3miles at a leisurely pace with a few ups and downs. Where in more mountainous areas we use transport to access higher ground with ease.  Holidays graded at this level are generally in our Adagio or Discover Collections.  

Usual daily walks - Distance: 3 miles; Ascent/Descent 150-200m; Terrain: good paths and tracks; Time: Short or Half Day exploration. 


Food & Wine
Was £2,239

Now from £2,199

(7 nights)

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Jerez and Los Pueblos Blancos

Jerez and Los Pueblos Blancos

Departure dates

  • 2024: Apr

The province of Cadiz has a lot to offer from hill side white towns to flamenco shows. Our visit to Jerez and surrounding towns includes a mixture of gentle walks and sightseeing as well as lunch in a Parador and a visit to Donana National Park.

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Our holiday walking grades

Leisurely

Grade 3

We still class this level as leisurely; walks are generally a little longer than level 2, with undulations but over a longer distance. Where sightseeing distances are longer, we take a full day with opportunities to stop, rest and refuel. Generally, itineraries involve easy countryside walking with plenty of breaks,   

Usual daily walks - Distance: 4 miles; Ascent/Descent 300m; Terrain: generally good paths and tracks; Walking Time: Half Day or Full Day walks. 

Culture

from £1,780

(7 nights)

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6 features of our Adagio Walking Holidays

Relaxed walking

A leisurely way to travel, embracing the simple pleasure of having time to engage with your surroundings

Curated itineraries

Meticulously planned, award winning walking holidays, designed by experts and drawing on over 75 years of experience.

Handpicked inclusions

Quality local, charming accommodation, carefully selected with lots of opportunity to indulge in local food and drink

Expertly guided

Guided by experienced leaders who help inform and inspire, transforming your trip and bringing it to life.

Small groups

Small, friendly, enthusiastic groups all brought together by a shared passion for walking and sightseeing.

Free time

Informal itineraries visiting Europe's finest places; offering time to relax and explore at your own pace.

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A Greek Experience

A Greek Experience

Departure dates

  • 2024: May

Evia, a hidden gem, provides a picturesque getaway for travellers seeking stunning scenery, traditional villages, medieval castles, and Byzantine churches. Indulge in exquisite cuisine, premium wines, and genuine Greek hospitality, making your visit to this remarkable island truly unforgettable.

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Our holiday walking grades

Leisurely

Grade 2

This level mixes active sightseeing with shorter, city or countryside walks. Trips are not aimed at seasoned walkers, but you should be confident in managing walks of around 3miles at a leisurely pace with a few ups and downs. Where in more mountainous areas we use transport to access higher ground with ease.  Holidays graded at this level are generally in our Adagio or Discover Collections.  

Usual daily walks - Distance: 3 miles; Ascent/Descent 150-200m; Terrain: good paths and tracks; Time: Short or Half Day exploration. 


Food & Wine

from £1,595

(7, 9 nights)

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Canterbury & Kent

Canterbury & Kent

Departure dates

  • 2024: Apr

Follow in the footsteps of Chaucer’s pilgrims to discover the delightful city of Canterbury in the Garden of England

Grade Leisurely
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Our holiday walking grades

Leisurely

Grade 2

This level mixes active sightseeing with shorter, city or countryside walks. Trips are not aimed at seasoned walkers, but you should be confident in managing walks of around 3miles at a leisurely pace with a few ups and downs. Where in more mountainous areas we use transport to access higher ground with ease.  Holidays graded at this level are generally in our Adagio or Discover Collections.  

Usual daily walks - Distance: 3 miles; Ascent/Descent 150-200m; Terrain: good paths and tracks; Time: Short or Half Day exploration. 


Culture

from £880

(5 nights)

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Catalan Explorer

Catalan Explorer

Departure dates

  • 2024: Sep

The light in Spain’s north-east corner is something quite special and provided great inspiration for some of Salvador Dali’s most famous works. Discover the allure of Catalonia's scenic beauty, the cultural tapestry of the Costa Brava, and the magnetic pull of Salvador Dali's surrealist genius

Grade Leisurely
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Our holiday walking grades

Leisurely

Grade 3

We still class this level as leisurely; walks are generally a little longer than level 2, with undulations but over a longer distance. Where sightseeing distances are longer, we take a full day with opportunities to stop, rest and refuel. Generally, itineraries involve easy countryside walking with plenty of breaks,   

Usual daily walks - Distance: 4 miles; Ascent/Descent 300m; Terrain: generally good paths and tracks; Walking Time: Half Day or Full Day walks. 

Culture

from £1,899

(7 nights)

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Cezanne's Provence

Cezanne's Provence

Departure dates

  • 2024: Mar

Embark on a delightful week tracing an artist's journey through a captivating blend of cultural visits, countryside explorations, and coastal jaunts. Immerse yourself in the footsteps of Cezanne as you uncover treasures like Cezanne's Studio, the intriguing Bibemus Quarry, and even step into Picasso's familial abode.

Grade Leisurely
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Our holiday walking grades

Leisurely

Grade 3

We still class this level as leisurely; walks are generally a little longer than level 2, with undulations but over a longer distance. Where sightseeing distances are longer, we take a full day with opportunities to stop, rest and refuel. Generally, itineraries involve easy countryside walking with plenty of breaks,   

Usual daily walks - Distance: 4 miles; Ascent/Descent 300m; Terrain: generally good paths and tracks; Walking Time: Half Day or Full Day walks. 

Landscape

from £2,290

(7 nights)

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Coast and Country Houses of Norfolk

Coast and Country Houses of Norfolk

Departure dates

  • 2024: May

Embark on a intricately curated five-day Norfolk getaway, featuring short coastal walks and visits to grand stately homes and National Trust properties. Strike a perfect balance between relaxation and adventure in this scenic district.

Grade Leisurely
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Our holiday walking grades

Leisurely

Grade 3

We still class this level as leisurely; walks are generally a little longer than level 2, with undulations but over a longer distance. Where sightseeing distances are longer, we take a full day with opportunities to stop, rest and refuel. Generally, itineraries involve easy countryside walking with plenty of breaks,   

Usual daily walks - Distance: 4 miles; Ascent/Descent 300m; Terrain: generally good paths and tracks; Walking Time: Half Day or Full Day walks. 

Culture

from £965

(5 nights)

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Discover the Rias Baixas

Discover the Rias Baixas

Departure dates

  • 2024: Apr

Galicia is famed for its gardens and flowers, especially the Camellia. Traditional Galician pazos, or manor houses, are dotted over the countryside and were once homes to kings and nobility, all having splendid gardens for us to visit. Discover some of the famous Galician seafood and wine in the Rias Baixas region.

Grade Leisurely
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Our holiday walking grades

Leisurely

Grade 2

This level mixes active sightseeing with shorter, city or countryside walks. Trips are not aimed at seasoned walkers, but you should be confident in managing walks of around 3miles at a leisurely pace with a few ups and downs. Where in more mountainous areas we use transport to access higher ground with ease.  Holidays graded at this level are generally in our Adagio or Discover Collections.  

Usual daily walks - Distance: 3 miles; Ascent/Descent 150-200m; Terrain: good paths and tracks; Time: Short or Half Day exploration. 


Culture
Was £1,750

Now from £1,679

(7 nights)

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Dobbiaco and the Tre Cime

Dobbiaco and the Tre Cime

Departure dates

  • 2024: Jul

Dramatic mountains and pristine lakes of the Northern Dolomites where you’ll be spoilt for choice with so many panoramic views.

Grade Leisurely
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Leisurely

Grade 3

We still class this level as leisurely; walks are generally a little longer than level 2, with undulations but over a longer distance. Where sightseeing distances are longer, we take a full day with opportunities to stop, rest and refuel. Generally, itineraries involve easy countryside walking with plenty of breaks,   

Usual daily walks - Distance: 4 miles; Ascent/Descent 300m; Terrain: generally good paths and tracks; Walking Time: Half Day or Full Day walks. 

Mountains

from £2,199

(7 nights)

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Due Settimane in the Dolomites

Due Settimane in the Dolomites

Departure dates

  • 2024: Jul

Two weeks in the Dolomites!

Grade Leisurely
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Our holiday walking grades

Leisurely

Grade 3

We still class this level as leisurely; walks are generally a little longer than level 2, with undulations but over a longer distance. Where sightseeing distances are longer, we take a full day with opportunities to stop, rest and refuel. Generally, itineraries involve easy countryside walking with plenty of breaks,   

Usual daily walks - Distance: 4 miles; Ascent/Descent 300m; Terrain: generally good paths and tracks; Walking Time: Half Day or Full Day walks. 

Mountains

from £3,249

(14 nights)

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