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Self-Guided Walking

Go your own way into Europe's most scenic landscapes

Self-Guided Walking Tours

Independent walking gives you freedom. Whether you take a moment to pause at a particularly beautiful lookout or power on at your own pace, the choice is up to you: cherry-pick your sightseeing stops along the way, decide to linger a little over your lunch, or set off an hour earlier to catch the coolest part of the day. And with our in-depth trip notes to keep you company, you'll never feel rushed, or alone.

Created especially for our self-guided walking tours, the trip notes are personally tested by our experts and give you detailed mile-by-mile descriptions, with all the information you need for a smooth experience. You'll get recommendations for the best lunch and rest spots, excursion routes and notes on places of interest. And on all of our self-guided walking trips, we'll transport your luggage for you between your hotels and provide high-quality support through local suppliers, as well as 24-hour emergency assistance if required.

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Our travellers rate our Self-Guided Walking holidays as

4.6 / 5 based on 37 reviews

Self-Guided Walking Adventure Holidays

Walking in Assisi and Spoleto

This 6 night twin centre walking trip takes you to the highlights of this beautiful region, to discover its UNESCO sites, historic pilgrimage trails and stunning sun drenched landscapes.

Walking & Trekking
Activity level:
Leisurely / Moderate
Ages: 8+
7 Days from $1,779 USD
Self-Guided (Incl. Taxes)
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Hidden Umbria Walk

This 7-night linear trip is a fantastic mix of wonderfully scenic walking, historic towns and panoramic hilltop villages

Walking & Trekking
Activity level:
Leisurely / Moderate
Ages: 8+
8 Days from $1,949 USD
Self-Guided (Incl. Taxes)
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Undiscovered Umbria Walk

This 9-night linear trip is a fantastic mix of wonderfully scenic walking, historic towns and panoramic hilltop villages

Walking & Trekking
Activity level:
Leisurely / Moderate
Ages: 8+
10 Days from $2,279 USD
Self-Guided (Incl. Taxes)
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Your words, not ours

"Having the freedom to make your own decisions was liberating. You can take a break when you like, so if you know there’s something special at the end of your day walking, you can set off early to spend more time there. We had the freedom to go off and do things however we chose. Just the two of us and peace and quiet – bliss, away from the hustle and bustle of daily life."

Customer Chelley Richardson explored Sardinia on our Self-Guided Walking along the East Coast adventure

 

Loved this trip - it was my first self-guided trip and my first trip with Headwater. They have a...

Adventure Coordinators, 2019 Walking in the Italian Dolomites

This was an fantastic trip. If you like sandy beaches, azure waters, history, and good walking...

Harvey Trop, 2019 Islands of Bermuda Walk

Expert Blog Entries

coastal walking holiday

Few things can beat the thrill of the wind in your hair and the invigorating scent of salt lingering on your skin.