Tours visit a combination of the following places in one week of beautiful routes through the stunning Cotswold and South West region, including Windsor, Oxford, Churchill’s Blenheim Palace, Shakespeare’s Stratford, Bath, Stonehenge, Downton Abbey, Dartmoor, North Devon, South Devon, Plymouth, St Ives, Padstow and the North Cornwall coast.
With routes for the novice through to the experienced hiker our walking tours are relaxed and inclusive, from 4 – 8 miles per day, guided or self guided, it’s totally up to you.
Our tours are designed to embrace England at its best, on quiet paths, byways, that cris-cross our beautiful landscape, maximising time in the fresh air and with the wind in your hair. Guests are free to be as active as they like with different daily options on all tours ensuring our routes cater for all ages and abilities.
Our walking holidays’ guides are the heartbeat of our tours, with outstanding local knowledge and the ability to gel our guided tours into big extending families, every week.
Our tours are rated 95% excellent, just take a look at our Trip Advisor page, and are the perfect balance of active travel, heritage and relaxation.
Our guides are the heartbeat of the Active England Tour. Experienced (they know every hedge and every road) and knowledgeable (history and heritage buffs), all our guides are adept at gelling the weekly groups together and ensuring all guests receive a truly memorable experience. Check out some of the comments on Trip Advisor.
Ride at your own pace and in your own time with our self guide tours. With GPS as standard as well as written instructions and a map, our guests immerse themselves in the stunning countryside and iconic places on our routes. Back-up support and standard and with a “bailout” option everyday, guests can simply enjoy the countryside rushing by.
Many of our guests have specific “must see” places on their bucket list, or have an extended group with different ages and levels of fitness. This is where our private tours come into their own. Just pick the places you want to see, the pace you would like to travel and we will tailor a package for you.
Guests stay in the best 4* hotels in the region Cotswolds region, with unbeatable settings, wonderful accommodation and stunning food – just see Trip Advisor. Further options are available for those who want to stay in a country cottage location or in a selection of hand-picked bed and breakfasts or pubs.