Europe’s diverse landscape has some of the best walks in the world and Explore have many walking holidays in Europe for walkers of all interests and abilities to choose from. Explore can take you to both classic walking trails and off-beat destinations and can get you far off the tourist trail. Countries such as Albania, Montenegro and Georgia all have fantastic scenery and a warm welcome for adventurous trekkers.
Travelling to Europe gives you the flexibility to be away for a long weekend or multiple weeks and on a walking or trekking holiday with Explore you can enjoy the best that Europe’s culture, cuisine and landscapes have to offer, which are all just a short flight away. Discover the types of European walking and trekking tours available below...
Mountain trekking in Europe
Mountain lovers have plenty to enjoy in Europe. A trekking holiday with Explore can take you to the magnificent snow-capped Alps, the less visited Carpathian Mountains in Eastern Europe, or the Pyrenees which lay on the borders between France, Spain and Andorra.
Coastal walking in Europe
Europe’s extensive coastline offers walkers the welcome distractions of the sea and glorious beaches, often a great spot for a picnic or post-walk relaxation. With Explore you can walk along the scenic coastlines of Italy, Spain, Portugal, Greece and Turkey stopping to enjoy fresh seafood and magnificent views.
Island to explore in Europe
The islands in the Atlantic and Mediterranean with their pleasant winter climates are a popular walking destination. Discover their incredible diversity on foot with Explore combing walks with wildlife watching, dramatic landscapes and peaceful villages.
Food and drink in Europe
Europe provides some of the best flavours from around the world, with a huge variety in cuisine there’s something to suit every palate. Explore’s ‘Tastes of’ trips in Italy take you around renowned food regions to try local delicacies, or try a ‘Walking and Wine’ trip combining beautiful walks with wine tasting, cooking classes and tasting menus.