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Escape the crowds and embark on walking and cycling tours that showcase the best of England’s rich culture and heritage.

We’ll show you the magic of England’s countryside, with tours to all areas including the Cotswolds, the Lake District and Northumberland, and Devon and Cornwall. For culture and heritage, explore Churchill’s Blenheim Palace, the cities of Oxford and Bath, castles in Northumberland and host of magnificent gardens. Venturing further southwest, see the majesty of our coastline with a tour of the hidden delights of Cornwall and the rugged moorland of Devon.

Ride down winding, traffic-free lanes, walk our National Trails and discover picturesque towns and villages, all while travelling in a sustainable, environmentally conscious way. At the end of each adventure, relax in a charming hotel or traditional pub, hand-picked by us and with sea views or Cotswold vistas.

Our Active England tours are tailored for all ages and abilities, so you can walk or cycle as much as you like. We promise there’s something for everyone!

The Cotswolds

Explore The Cotswolds

Covering almost 800 square miles, you’ll find no shortage of rolling hills and golden-stone thatched cottages to marvel at on Active England’s walking and cycling tours. The Cotswolds takes you back in time to the idyllic England of your imagination.

Explore the chocolate box villages, bustling market towns and rolling hills for which this region is so renowned. Whether setting out on a day-long ride to breathe in the quintessential countryside or visiting some of England’s most magnificent castles and palaces, the Cotswolds is not to be missed.

Cotswolds Tours

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Journey through Devon and Cornwall

Famous for its golden sandy beaches and wild landscapes, our Devon and Cornwall tours are the perfect way to discover South West England.

Just a short train journey from London, set out on our cycling and walking tours along coastal paths, over rugged countryside and into secluded coves. With cosy pubs, cream teas and fish and chips awaiting in the picturesque fishing villages you’ll encounter along the way, you’ll soon see why Devon and Cornwall are among England’s favourite destinations.

Mullion Cove, Cornwall

Adventure to The North

Venture north with a guided walking tour of the glorious Lake District. Explore the landscape that inspired the literary magic of Beatrix Potter and William Wordsworth. Walk the fells, either to the summits or through the valleys (or a combination of both!) and finish your day relaxing beside the calming waters of Buttermere or Windermere in one of Active England’s hand-picked hotels or wonderful pubs.

Alternatively, enjoy the road less travelled as you soak in the rugged majesty of Northumberland. Visit Hadrian’s Wall, explore the historic castle of Bamburgh, the tidal island of Lindisfarne, or trace the iconic coastline with a tailor-made tour. However you want to experience Northern England, we’re ready to take you there.

Visit London

No visit to England is complete without a tour of London. From the tolling of Big Ben to the changing of the guard at Buckingham Palace, there are so many things to see and do on a trip to London. Immerse yourself in history and heritage, indulge in delicious food, marvel at art galleries and museums, and stay in wonderful hotels. There’s so much more to the city than meets the eye. Join us for one of our walking tours and explore the streets, the markets, the cafes and the pubs favoured by the locals.

The only way to truly experience London is to break from the crowds and go off the beaten track. With a local Active England tour guide to show you the way, you’ll quickly see a side to the city reserved only for those who know it best.

London Map

Adventure in Scotland

A land of unparalleled history of culture, no visit to the UK is complete without crossing Hadrian’s Wall into Scotland. 

See the sights of Edinburgh, one of the UK’s most iconic cities. Venture into the countryside, roaming upon wild highlands and beside shimmering lochs. Climb to the highest peak in the British Isles, search for monsters in crystal-clear waters, and taste local delicacies, from traditionally-made haggis to perfectly blended scotch whisky. 

With direct trains from London and international flights into Edinburgh, Scotland has never been more accessible. Get in touch, and let Active England lead you on an unforgettable Scottish adventure.

Scotland Tours

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Visit Wales

Let us lead you on a one-of-a-kind adventure into Wales. With green valleys, ancient castles and vibrant wildlife, our tours are the perfect way to discover this beautiful country.

Just a short train journey from London, cycle through the lush valleys of the Brecon Beacons and watch for dolphins off the incredible south coast. Alternatively, head north and climb some of the UK’s most iconic peaks in awe-inspiring Snowdonia, before relaxing on the glittering island county of Anglesey. Enjoy proper Welsh hospitality, with stunning accommodation and some of the UK’s very best cuisine. Wales is waiting for you. And at Active England, we’re ready to take you there.

Wales

Wales Tours

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