Walk the South West – moor to sea – with one of our guided tours!
Our Cornwall walk winds around the sensational coast pass rugged cliffs, rippling sand dunes and golden beaches, with highlights including, the artistic haven of St Ives, the mysterious St Michaels Mount, the charm of Padstow, and the wonder of Penzance and Mousehole – this tour is a delight.
How about exploring the historic beauty of Devon’s wild, rugged moorland and craggy coast with hikes up to iconic stone circles and Tors, and walks through fairytale woodlands.
Hike at your own pace away from the crowds and relish connecting back to nature, and exploring the magic that’s on your doorstep with an expert guide. Explore with friends, family, as a couple or join a group on one of magical South West Walks in Cornwall, Devon or both. The question is, do you prefer cream or jam on your scone first!
At just under two hours from London, Devon is increasingly becoming the place to explore. It’s got it all – dramatic cliffs, beautiful coastlines, wild moors, ancient ruins and woodlands, amazing pubs and people – it’s diverse, wonderful and fit for discovery on foot!
Then we have Cornwall, the jewel in England’s coastal crown, and at just four hours from London, this county has it all – sensational cliffs and beaches, and paths along estuaries and woodlands that criss-cross from the rugged north coast to the more gentle south coast. It is our very own English Caribbean!
If you wish to explore as a group, we offer private guided tours for groups or families, that we can develop to suit your needs, allowing you to spend quality time with those close to you, while knowing we’ve got everything covered.
We had a group of 6 of us and Active England set us up on an amazing tour. We rode through the beautiful Cotswolds, visited Stonehenge and ended at... read more
Our group of 8 women did the Cycle Cotswolds Tour and it was amazing. Our guides Chris and Jess were the best guides you could ask for, they were professional,... read more
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
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
With a number of places to visit including the famous seaside town of St Ives, the foodie haven of Padstow, and the trendy Penzance on the county’s Western tip, a visit to Cornwall is not to be missed!
Or how about exploring Devon, with its iconic Haytor and Houndtor on Dartmoor, Bellever Forest, charming village of Chagford and beautiful Mothecombe Beach.
Whichever county you chooses, our guests are always charmed by England’s South West! Simply put, it has something for everyone.
Explore the highlights of 630 unbroken miles of the South West Coast Path along beaches, over cliffs, crossing to incredible islands and staying in gorgeous seaside towns and villages.
Be enchanted by the stories and history revealed within some of the finest coastal landscapes and views in the world, from smugglers coves and 19th century coast guard patrol routes, to Poldark locations and the Pirates of Penzance.