Walking Holidays in the Alps

Our walking holidays in the Alps offer an extraordinary opportunity to explore some of Europe's most breathtaking landscapes and thrilling trails.

Whether you're scaling the towering heights of Mont Blanc or navigating the rugged terrain of Albania's Accursed Mountains, an adventure in the Alps is a journey into the heart of pristine wilderness. Expect encounters with incredible wildlife, views of sensational scenery that will leave you in awe, and the chance to savour delicious alpine cuisine. These holidays are an invitation to experience the natural wonders and cultural delights of this remarkable region.

Toughest to Gentlest Walks in the Alps

Our array of walking holidays in the Alps is designed to cater to a wide range of experience levels and preferences. If you're looking for a more relaxed and cultural adventure, join us for a captivating walking week exploring the picturesque alpine lakes of Austria, or discover the vineyards of the Italian Alps with a week of self-guided alpine walking. On the other hand, if you seek a thrilling and physically demanding challenge, embark on an iconic alpine traverse that will lead to the breathtaking summits of peaks that soar over 4,000 meters.

Conquer Mont Blanc 

Standing proudly as the Europe's highest mountain, Mont Blanc beckons keen walkers and climbers from across the world. With a number of routes catering to a range of walking abilities, witnessing the sensational panoramic view at the peak is achievable for most adventure travellers. Spend your evening in traditional alpine mountain huts where you'll enjoy hearty French dishes like fondue and raclette, which are perfect for warming up after a day of adventure in this majestic mountain range.

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Traverse Albania's Accursed Mountains

The dramatic peaks of the Albanian Alps are filled with beautiful walking trails that lead adventure travellers to some of Europe's most remote and beutiful destinations. Nestled in the rugged landscape, cosy homestays with local families provide an authentic insight local daily lives, while the picturesque walks along lush valleys reveal the pristine beauty of the region. Keep an eye out for the majestic Golden Eagles that call this wild and untamed landscape home, and explore the cultural gems of Kruja and Shkodra.

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Discover Slovenia's Julian Alps

Brimming with dramatic peaks, crystal-clear lakes, lush forests, rich flora and an abundance of wildlife, the Julian Alps are the alpine glory of Slovenia. Here you’ll find sleepy hamlets, pretty villages, towering mountains and the spectacular Triglav National Park. Dominating the park is the mighty three headed Mount Triglav which at 2864m is the highest peak in the country. The Julian Alps are not only for peak baggers, as they offer a fantastic variety of trails for walkers who want to see the very best of Slovenia's Lakes and Mountains.

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More Information About Walking Holidays in France

The best time to visit France for a walking holiday is in the summer (from June to September.) In the winter months, most trekking routes are coated in a thick layer of snow.

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