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CYCLING EUROPE offers guided and independent trips between Europe’s great capitals, exploring the quaint countryside, along coastlines and canals, through villages and a timeless landscape on cycle paths and little-used roads.

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Spain - Walking the Costa Brava

Italy - Italian Lakes Sparkling Franciacorta

France - Alsace Wine Route

Portugal - Camino Portugués

Africa - Walk on the Wild Side

This walk has it all ... stunning scenery, wonderful Catalan cuisine, accommodation in captivating seaside villages and the famous Camino de Ronda coastal hiking trail leading you to unspoiled coves... read more.

Surrounded by soaring mountains, Lake Iseo and Franciacorta wine country are secret treasures of the Lombard lakes. A magical combination of delicious sparkling wine and wonderful walking trails... read more.

Alsace, an intoxicating mix of France and Germany and oh so very picturesque. Spend 8 happy days discovering the wine route with its picture-book villages, centuries old castles and famous vineyards... read more.

Many consider The Portugal Way, following the beautiful and centuries old St James path from Lisbon in Portugal to Santiago de Compostella in Spain, the most spiritually connected pilgrimage route... read more.

Stay in luxury bush camps and head out on amazing guided walking safaris in Zambia’s premier National Park - home to over 60 mammals, 400 species of birds and one of the best in Africa to view leopard... read more.

Guided, Independent & Private Trips

Guided

Self-Guided

Private

Guided tours are small groups of multinationals led by a knowledgeable guide. There is often a back-up vehicle to offer a lift for those requiring it. In the evenings you stay at characteristic, comfortable hotel and share simple regional cuisine with like-minded people – your tour party!

Self-guided tours allow you to walk independently without a guide. Features are:

• Pre-booked accommodation in rooms with private facilities on a B&B basis with dinners on some walks.
• Local contact who speaks English
• Luggage transfers
• Detailed walking notes and route maps

Want to celebrate an occasion; bring friends from far and near together; or have a common interest group keen to share new experiences? Let us tailor-make a tour according to your party’s interests, then take care of all the arrangements so all you have to do is enjoy!

Welcome to A Walker's World

 

Experience the world's finest European and world-wide walking holidays through regions steeped in history and culture, awash with nature and rich in gastronomy. Walking trips offer a perspective of travel different to that by other modes of transport.

Getting close to unique flora and fauna; reliving history along centuries-old pathways through European villages unchanged by time; smelling the heavily laden scents of summer or the bush after it rains; listening to the echoes of birdsong, the pounding of the ocean or the silence of the mountains; are the special experiences that take you to the very heart of a region.

Wide Selection

A Walker's World have compiled a selection of independent (self-guided) and guided walking holidays in Europe, South & Central America, India and Africa that represent the best value for money for the standard offered.

On these trips you are literally travelling in the world's backyard, where local people go about their daily routines as they have done for centuries. The people are culturally different so do not expect things to be as they are at home.

Accomodation

Accommodation is in typical hotels, often family-run, spaced a day's walk apart. For this reason, hotels can be of varying standards, between 2-4 stars. The pace is your own. Luggage is moved on to the next stop while you walk.

Experience

Many of these walks are chosen from personal experience of the A Walker's World team. This ensures accurate grading, quality of service plus interesting routes.

Popular walking routes that have been offered during A Walker's Worlds' 24 years of operation feature areas we believe to be high in natural beauty and offer cultural and historical interest. Our full European and World-wide selection is too numerous to feature, so please enquire if your chosen region is not shown on this website.

Go with an open mind and a spirit of discovery, so your experience will be a rewarding one.

 

 

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A Walker’s World has been offering walking holidays in Europe and around the world since 1991.

  • Our experts Jill, Therese and Michele have over 65 years combined experience working within the travel industry.
  • Our team can advise and coordinate your travel arrangements to your personal requirements.