With itineraries to suit all, award winning accommodation and food, Active England Tours sets the benchmark for active travel in England, but don’t take our word for it, just check out our reviews on Trip Advisor where our guests rate us 97% excellent!
Not an honest organization. Out of consideration for them I left my deposit with them during the pandemic instead of requesting its return. In the meantime they changed the policy... read more
Fabulous, fun packed weekend with experienced guides. We swam in beautiful locations and were fed well and thoroughly looked after. Swimming ability was not an issue as there were always... read more
We had a fantastic 3 day weekend in South Devon. The guides were very friendly, helpful and informative. They took us to lots of unique and different locations and we... read more
Amazing trip. Super well organized and fantastic guides and driver. So much fun. The sites were good, swimming was not too difficult, the water was chilly so definitely recommend... read more
I chose the 3 day swimming trip in Devon and it was fabulous! Varied swims in rivers, the sea and an outdoor lido and no pressure to do longer swims... read more
Great guides who made our trip really enjoyable. There was no pressure to swim beyond your ability and we had time to chill. I really liked the variety of locations... read more
My short midweek break was a delightful experience throughout with beautiful swimming and excellent organisation. The team were efficient yet relaxed and friendly, helpful and accommodating. The group was possibly... read more
The variety was great - from coasts to rivers to lidos. However what elevated this to a fantastic few days was our guides. They were professional, fun, and paid such... read more
Devon Swim Tour. A fantastic experience, wonderful variety of swims. A fun bunch of people to swim with and great itinerary. The whole experience superbly executed by... read more
This is our 3rd time traveling with Active England and we wouldn’t travel thru England any other way. They are incredibly thoughtful to work with. They made the stressful planning... read more
The swimming weekend in Devon was a joy from start to finish. Locations, local knowledge, and the expertise and good humour of the guides made it an experience I... read more
I thoroughly enjoyed the 4 day swim trip with fabulous guides and friendly fellow swimmers, amazing locations and varied, highly enjoyable swims in clear waters. The guides were super friendly... read more
Fabulous swim locations, expert guidance, congenial company, comfortable hotel - all put together with thorough planning and lots of smiles
Brilliant 3 day swimming trip to South Devon. Excellent organisation, value for money and leadership by enthusiastic, knowledgeable and fun guides. There was a good range of swimming... read more
A fantastic weekend of swims led by enthusiastic, experienced and friendly guides. The two leaders and our driver could not have done more to make the weekend a memorable and... read more
We took the 4 days swimming tour in Cornwall. It was a great experience with plenty of opportunities to swim in this beautiful part of England. The tour was very... read more
We had the most wonderful short break on Dartmoor, swimming and walking, our guides were enthusiastic and very well informed on local knowledge.
We had the most fantastic 4-day Devon swim tour with Active England - everything was perfectly organised making everything so easy for us, the swims were beautiful, varied and... read more
Escape the crowds and head out from London to the wonderful UK countryside for cycling, walking and natural adventure tours. Explore the culture and heritage of England on foot or by bike and after a day outdoors in the fresh air, relax in our exquisite hotels and traditional pubs. Our tours are for the active, and not so active, so you can cycle or walk as much as you choose.
We will show you the magic of England’s rich history, with opportunities to visit Windsor Castle, Oxford, Churchill’s Blenheim Palace, Shakespeare’s Stratford, Bath, Stonehenge and the coastal delights of Cornwall and Devon – we promise there is something for everyone!
We are looking forward to welcoming you back to the UK in 2022 so get in touch about our tours and book your spot with us now. We have new procedures in place on all our tours and are constantly monitoring the current situation, ensuring guest safety is our top priority.
Join one of our small group adventures, travel with a group of friends, treat your active family, or journey on your own on our self-guided walking and cycling tours – the choice is yours! Go private and create your own perfect itinerary, picking that activities which are most appeal to you and your group.
With routes curated over years of experience, our tours take the road less travelled, the most picturesque routes, with a story to every journey. Be that cycling into the heart of the Roman city of Bath, walking into Padstow along the wild Atlantic cliffs or gently kayaking down the Fowey River to the Fisherman’s Inn for an early evening pint, there is an experience waiting for you!
Explore the English countryside and coast and discover England’s historical towns and villages, all while reconnecting to nature and each other. Cycle down winding, traffic free lanes, walk along our National Trails and through our picturesque villages all while travelling in a sustainable and environmentally concscious way.
We stay in wonderfully appointed hotels and pubs with views of the sea or beautiful Cotswold vistas, with attention to detail and an eye for the unusual. Our guides are the heartbeat of our tours and will take care of your every need, ensuring our groups knit together allowing you to enjoy your trip with us at your own pace and at your own time.
We welcome couples, families, solo travellers, friends and private groups, with a tour to suit everyone who wants to embrace our wonderful countryside and coast in an active way. Our adventure holidays are suitable for all fitness levels and abilities, with different routes and options allowing you to push yourself to a challenge, or relax and soak up the view.
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