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EUROPENORWAY 2024
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The Magic of Norway – Cross Country Skiing Newcomers Plus

Sat 9th March 2024 -
Sat 16th March 2024

Goat Level 2

This cross country skiing trip is a tried and tested old favourite! This time we are doing newcomers plus to offer women the chance to develop skills, keep practicing and for some to get ready for Peer Gynt 2025. Last years guests all gave the guides and the experience 5 stars ( our top mark !) “Stunning countryside. Fabulous instructors who taught me a new sport. Lovely company and good to meet new people “ We are now fully booked but please let us know if you would be interested in 2025 - we are planning cross country skiing in Norway and Finland in 2025.

UK 2024
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Get Goat Fit weekend in Hebden Bridge 2024

Sat 16th March 2024 -
Sun 17th March 2024

Goat Level Get Goat Fit

Keep moving all year round and come and join us for 2 days of lovely pennine walking in Hebden Bridge, West Yorkshire. A chance to test out how you feel doing walks at this level with your experienced guide Jo making sure the pace is right and giving supportive encouragement as you go!  There will be hills (taken at a gentle pace), some rough ground and a few stiles. You can use the walks to help you get fit for a walking holiday, to meet one of our guides, or to see how you might feel joining a walking women holiday! or just come to have bracing walks with a group of women. You can join for one or two days at £30 per day. Get in touch if you would like to book just one day and we will revise your invoice. The Hebden Bridge Film Festival is on this weekend so you may want to take in a film. Do book accommodation asap.

EUROPEPORTUGALSPAIN 2024
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The Camino Way – Portugal to Spain

Sun 7th April 2024 -
Wed 17th April 2024

Goat Level 3

We have been asked if we could offer more trails where you take a journey and can stretch your walking legs! The Camino is so popular we just had to add it to our holiday programme. Walking over 100kms guided by our local Portuguese guide will give you an experience you won’t forget. We hope you will join us on this very special women only ‘ last 100km of the Camino Way’. IF YOU BRING A FRIEND AND SHARE - £200 off each. ONLY 2 SPACES LEFT

UK 2024
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Get Goat Fit on Box Hill , Dorking in Surrey

Wed 10th April 2024 -
Wed 10th April 2024

Goat Level Get Goat Fit

We are offering a series of Get Goat Fit day walks to give women the chance to test your fitness level with our experienced guide Carla. Many women tell us they would like more help before choosing a holiday - especially on hills! Box Hill , Surrey is a great way to do a long walk of 4 - 6 hours with a small climb to reach the top with its lovely view across the Downs and even out to sea on a clear day. Come and join us to get, or stay, Goat Fit!
Our partner charity Kids for Kids is based in Surrey and a % of every day walk goes toward buying goats for women in Sudan.

UK 2024
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Beautiful Buxton weekend

Fri 12th April 2024 -
Mon 15th April 2024

Goat Level 2

Do join us for a spring weekend in Buxton within the Peak District National Park where we will discover the lesser known Staffordshire Moorlands and surrounding area. A chance to see spring flowers and hear birds sing - come and feel revived. Staying in the heart of the town in the only family run 4 star hotel to give a little pampering at the end of your day. Many of our guests say they would love a massage for tired legs and we have found just the hotel for you!

EUROPEITALYSICILY 2024
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Stunning Sicily – WineWalking for the bon viveur!

Sat 13th April 2024 -
Sat 20th April 2024

Goat Level 1

Sometimes we all need some ‘ bon viveur ‘ time - a time away to be truly looked after, a time to completely switch off , a time to enjoy great food and great wine. All from the comfort of your traditional Sicilian villa home for the week. Your own room with private bathroom and a villa with spacious areas and a large garden with pool and hot tub. From the moment you are picked up to the moment you leave everything is organised for you. All you need to do is relax and be revived! This is a special cultural experience hosted by Emilia. You are in for a very special treat so do join us on a WalkingWomen wine walking and cultural tour in Sicily. We have a second holiday October 12th to 19th

GREECE 2024
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Eastern Crete – the unspoilt paths

Tue 16th April 2024 -
Tue 23rd April 2024

Goat Level 2

WalkingWomen have been coming to Crete for years and we continue to offer lovely holidays to this incredible island with its wonderful walking. This time to Eastern Crete with Angela who will guide you around her local area. Do come and immerse yourself in Cretan life and enjoy a slow pace and the joys of all Crete has to offer.

UK 2024
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Spring Break in the Cairngorms, Scotland

Thu 18th April 2024 -
Tue 23rd April 2024

Goat Level 2

The Cairngorms were so popular in 2023 that we have decided to continue to offer this wonderful opportunity to explore these magnificent Scottish mountains. To walk where Nan Shepherd walked and to explore more of this magical area is a treat not to be missed. All from the bustling local town of Aviemore easily accessible with its train station and proximity to airports. There are a wealth of walks and we look forward to helping you discover this part of Scotland. ONE ROOM LEFT

UK 2024
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A spring weekend in the Historic City of York, England

Fri 26th April 2024 -
Sun 28th April 2024

Goat Level 1

IF YOU WOULD LIKE TO JOIN PLEASE GET IN TOUCH AS WE MAY BE ABLE TO GET ADDITIONAL ROOMS. In 2024 we continue our series of walks to celebrate women’s lives as we explore new places. This time we visit York which is a beautiful Yorkshire City in the North of England. To walk the city walls, to explore the hidden streets and hopefully to sit in a little english spring sun and soak up the atmosphere. Your guide Brenda will help you discover this fascinating English Yorkshire City.

EUROPESPAIN 2024
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Relax and Slow down in Southern Spain – our hacienda holiday

Thu 2nd May 2024 -
Thu 9th May 2024

Goat Level 2

Many women have told us they would like holidays to get away from it all, to totally switch off and relax and revive. We have found a beautiful Hacienda in Andalucia which is just the place.There is a swimming pool, fabulous walking and the option to do daily yoga sessions. This is a little oasis in an undiscovered part of Spain. We also have an Autumn holiday here October 4th to 11th - please do book early as our Spanish holidays are booking up fast. If you want to extend to spend time in Malaga or Seville we can highly recommend both cities and help you organise.

UK 2024
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Secrets of Eryri (Secret Snowdonia)

Fri 3rd May 2024 -
Tue 7th May 2024

Goat Level 2

To discover the secrets of Snowdonia being guided by Anita, who lives and breathes these mountains, is a very special treat. In the words of a recent guest “ I would never have thought I could walk that far or that high - I feel invigorated and proud.” You will feel the magic of these mountains as you walk and the views are truly spectacular.

EUROPESLOVAKIA 2024
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Slovakia Spring – exploring the Tatra Mountains

Sat 4th May 2024 -
Thu 9th May 2024

Goat Level 2

We like to bring you different destinations where you can get off the beaten track and immerse yourself in a new place.This time Slovakia with our local guide Alena who will share her love of the tantalising Tatra mountains and her home town of Poprad.With spring in the air you can hope for mountain flowers and bright walks in a lesser known destination just waiting to be discovered. If you like new places and peaceful hiking this is for you. If you would like a stopover in the Polish town of Krakov,where it is easier to fly to, please let us know. ONLY A FEW SPACES LEFT.

UK 2024
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The Amazing Isle of Arran

Wed 8th May 2024 -
Mon 13th May 2024

Goat Level 2

In 2024 we return to our most popular destination to explore a little more of the wildness of Scotland - to do some reviving walks and be by the sea. Arran is well know by our guide Jo. She is passionate about sharing what the island has to offer - dramatic mountains, woodlands,beaches and a great place to see wildlife. There is also the chance to do some Scottish dancing and of course taste the local food. WE HAVE NO ROOMS LEFT AT DUNGAVEN HOUSE - if you would like to join let us know as we may have spaces in the neighbouring Hunters hotel.

EUROPESPAIN 2024
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WalkingWomen Spring Wine Walk in Priorat, North East Spain

Sat 11th May 2024 -
Sat 18th May 2024

Goat Level 2

This is our very popular holiday to Falset in the Priorat Wine region for some wine and walking which 100% of our guests recommend. “The best holiday I have ever done“, "Outstanding trip“ they said. So join us for some lovely walks around the rolling slopes and to meet local women winemakers and enjoy an immersion into this lesser known area of Spain. We have 4 holidays to Priorat in 2024 this one followed by May 18th - 25th and two in Autumn Saturday October 5th to 12th and Saturday 12th to 19th. You could always stay for 2 weeks!

UK 2024
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Mysterious Moorlands, Dartmoor, England

Thu 16th May 2024 -
Mon 20th May 2024

Goat Level 2

This is a beautiful time to explore this mysterious part of South West England in the glorious spring. It is the time of bluebells and warmer weather and a good time for walking. There are even sparkling clean streams to paddle in. For lovers of cream teas you can expect some of those too ! You will be staying in a hotel where Agatha Christie stayed and was inspired to write her first novel. Hopefully you will be inspired too!

UK 2024
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Sussex Songbirds

Thu 16th May 2024 -
Mon 20th May 2024

Goat Level 1

We return to experience the Sussex Songbirds which has become a firm favourite with our fantastic guide Madeline. We tried a new hotel in Amberley with the Downs a walk from our door. It was a hit so we return again. Guests loved the walking and Madeline with her detailed knowledge. “ This is my second holiday with WalkingWomen and Madeline was my guide on both. Her enthusiasm in sharing her knowledge and a passion for nature is inspirational” Please join us for a later holiday this year to hopefully catch the nightingales and other migrant birds. Come and experience a fascinating part of England rich in bird song,spring flowers and wildlife.

UK 2024
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Get Goat Fit on Box Hill , Dorking in Surrey

Sat 18th May 2024 -
Sat 18th May 2024

Goat Level Get Goat Fit

We are offering a series of Get Goat Fit day walks to give women the chance to test your fitness level with our experienced guide Carla. Many women tell us they would like more help before choosing a holiday - especially on hills! Box Hill is a great way to do a long walk of 4 - 6 hours with a small climb to reach the top with its lovely view across the Downs and even out to sea on a clear day. Come and join us to get, or stay, Goat Fit!
Our partner charity Kids for Kids is based in Surrey and a % of every day walk goes toward buying goats for women in Sudan.

EUROPESPAIN 2024
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WalkingWomen Spring Wine Walk in Priorat, North East Spain

Sat 18th May 2024 -
Sat 25th May 2024

Goat Level 2

This is our very popular holiday to Falset in the Priorat Wine region for some wine and walking which 100% of our guests recommend. “ The best holiday I have ever done “ ‘ Outstanding trip “ they said. So join us for some lovely walks around the rolling slopes and to meet local women winemakers and enjoy an immersion into this lesser known area of Spain. We have 4 holidays to Priorat in 2024 this one and the week before May 11th to 18th and two in Autumn Saturday October 5th to 12th and Saturday 12th to 19th. You could always stay for 2 weeks!

EUROPESPAIN 2024
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In the footsteps of Virginia Woolf in Southern Spain

Mon 27th May 2024 -
Sun 2nd June 2024

Goat Level 2

We love Andalucia and we want you to join us to discover this beautiful lesser known area of Southern Spain - away from the crowds but still with blue skies, warmth and the spanish joy of life! This holiday is to discover the places and paths walked by Virginia Woolf on her visit to the Alpujarras in 1923. Some paths are much the same and we will discover more of Virgina Woolf's life. We will also have options to walk higher in the mountains or simply relax and swim in the hotel pool. Yegen is a quaint, quiet village to meander around.

ANDORRAEUROPE 2024
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Adventure to Andorra

Sat 1st June 2024 -
Sat 8th June 2024

Goat Level 2

We return to a much loved WalkingWomen hotel in the heart of Andorra. This holiday will give you the chance to walk amongst the Pyrenees in the season where we can see beautiful alpine flowers. You will also experience the Andorran culture and cuisine, all guided by our local women guide. This can be a 1 week or a 2 week holiday as we are at the lovely family run Hotel Coma from June 1st to June 15th and the walks will be varied so you can discover the beauty of Andorra as we walk to the borders with Spain and France over the 2 weeks - let us know if you would like to book both weeks.

EUROPESPAIN 2024
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Adventures in Andalucia – the Spring Alpujarras

Sat 1st June 2024 -
Fri 7th June 2024

Goat Level 2

We return again to this beautiful spot in southern Spain.There is so much to discover from our base at our women run hotel in the white village of Capileira. Last year the group discovered the mountains, the local food, the local wine and joined in with Flamenco. Amazing views even to Africa on a clear day. The walks follow traditional paths between villages, along riversides and around valleys. For those who would like a mountain there is the option to climb the local mountain of Mulhacen - a steady smooth ascent with incredible views from the top. If you would like to extend your stay to explore more of Spain we can help.

EUROPESWITZERLAND 2024
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The Bernese Alps in Spring from Wilderswil

Thu 6th June 2024 -
Sun 9th June 2024

Goat Level 2

Switzerland is a favourite destination of ours being one of the most beautiful hiking areas in the world. In the words of a guest last year, "So many highlights! From walking in the breathtaking Alpine scenery, swimming in the lakes, enjoying the company of great women, and pushing through some of the challenges to expand our comfort zones. Thank you “ Our winter trip here received 5 star rating. We do hope you will join us on a spring trip to Switzerland.

ANDORRAEUROPE 2024
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Adventure to Andorra

Sat 8th June 2024 -
Sat 15th June 2024

Goat Level 2

This year we are spending two weeks in Ordino to give our guests the option of having a 2 week holiday in this beautiful area. It is before the summer season and trails will be quiet for us to explore the fantastic Andorran Pyrenees and even swim in mountain lakes. Do book on for a weeks holiday or let us know if you would like to stay for two - we hope you will.

IRELANDUK 2024
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Mountains of Mourne

Fri 21st June 2024 -
Tue 25th June 2024

Goat Level 3

A wonderful start to summer walking in and around the Mourne Mountains and an Area of Outstanding Beauty. This is a wonderful chance to get to know Northern Ireland and all that this beautiful area has to offer. Be assured we walk at a steady pace with lots of rest to admire the views.You can also take time out to relax at your lovely hotel in Newcastle and explore this traditional Irish coastal town.

UK 2024
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Get Goat Fit on Box Hill, Dorking in Surrey

Sat 22nd June 2024 -
Sat 22nd June 2024

Goat Level Get Goat Fit

We are offering a series of Get Goat Fit day walks to give women the chance to test your fitness level with our experienced guide Carla. Many women tell us they would like more help before choosing a holiday - especially on hills! Box Hill is a great way to do a long walk of 4 - 6 hours with a small climb to reach the top with its lovely view across the Downs and even out to sea on a clear day. Come and join us to get, or stay, Goat Fit!
Our partner charity Kids for Kids is based in Surrey and a % of every day walk goes toward buying goats for women in Sudan.

EUROPESWITZERLAND 2024
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Discover the very heart of Switzerland in June

Sat 22nd June 2024 -
Thu 27th June 2024

Goat Level 4

We offer you this exciting, unique chance to walk through the heart of Switzerland - from the Alggi-Alp to the Bernese Alps. Expect to be stunned with the scenery and the alpine wildflowers in a more unknown part of the stunning Swiss Alps. In the words of a guest from last year .. “ I would definitely do it all over again. It was a really magic week for me. I loved all the chats and laughs and the bond between us that developed over the days was very special. The group dynamic which began on the first evening swimming in the lake in Sarnen just grew and grew into a camaraderie which was very special to be part of. Claudia is a great guide. It was an unforgettable experience” Do join us to have your own magical experience - you won’t regret it!

UK 2024
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The Lovely Lake District from Kendal

Thu 27th June 2024 -
Mon 1st July 2024

Goat Level 2

The Lake District is one of the most beautiful spots for walking in England. Kendal was so popular that we return again. It is a chance to stay in a typical english market town and explore the area directly from the door of the hotel. This holiday has all your costs covered. Some photos by our guide Bridget. If you would like to extend your stay we can help you. ONLY ONE ROOM LEFT. We do have another trip to Kendal on July 25th.

UK 2024
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The Isles of Scilly with Miriam Darlington

Sat 29th June 2024 -
Sat 6th July 2024

Goat Level 2

Outstanding beauty, uncrowded and unspoilt - all words to describe these mystical, ancient Scilly Isles off the Cornwall Coast. Many people go to explore, but few are lucky enough to join Miriam Darlington, who we are privileged to have guiding her first WalkingWomen Trip this summer. She is a leading nature writer and she lived on Scilly and is passionate to share her love of every inch of these 5 inhabited jewels in the Atlantic Ocean. She will guide you on a journey to see the birds, the flowers and the incredible landscapes of these islands. Do join us on an incredible, exclusive, once in a lifetime extraordinary trip - we have only 6 spaces left on this trip.

UK 2024
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The Best of Hadrian’s Wall – walk on the England Scotland border

Thu 4th July 2024 -
Tue 9th July 2024

Goat Level 3

We know women are adventurers and many would love to do more journeys and treks in the company of other women. This year we bring you a series of treks to discover different parts of the world. And what better one than to discover the best of Hadrians Wall led by Jo one of our popular and experienced local guides. Do join and stay in the very Centre of Britain!

EUROPEICELAND 2024
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The Magic of Iceland – Laugavegur Trail

Thu 4th July 2024 -
Tue 9th July 2024

Goat Level 3

Are you ready for one of the most beautiful hikes in the world? We are running this in partnership with VikingWomen. We, adventurous women, will walk through spectacular landscapes formed by glaciers and volcanoes and see hidden waterfalls and thermal springs. How lovely for any aching limbs! Join us for a 6-day 55km hike to experience something extraordinary together. In the words of one of our women trekkers last year… “ the trek was amazing and so much more than a holiday - it was an experience,an adventure,a once in a lifetime trip” 10 SPOTS HAVE BECOME AVAILABLE ON THIS SOUGHT AFTER TRAIL - WE HAVE CONFIRMED THEM FOR WALKINGWOMEN - PLEASE JOIN.

EUROPEIRELAND 2024
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Walking the Sheep’s Head Way – West Cork, Ireland

Sat 13th July 2024 -
Sat 20th July 2024

Goat Level 2

“Beautiful landscapes, peace, animals, walking and a great guide”. We return as it was such a popular holiday - this time to cover more of this beautiful landscape and journey 72km along the Sheeps Head Way,a long distance footpath, that can be completed in a week. A wonderful journey and a great achievement as we explore the beautiful west coast of Ireland. Do join us and immerse yourself in the beauty of the west of Ireland. WalkingWomen has taken over the guest house so you will be walking, connecting and reviving together.

INDIA 2024
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Lifetime adventure to Ladakh

Sun 14th July 2024 -
Mon 29th July 2024

Goat Level 2

Ladakh is one of those far way places that many of us have only dreamed of visiting. This is one of those once in a lifetime experiences made so special as we travel with local women who show us their land,their India,their Ladakh. This is off the beaten track and a unique experience for only a small group of women. Please book early to snap up your place ! We are now partnering with a German women’s travel company so we will have an interesting mix of women on this trip.

UK 2024
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The Lovely Lake District from Kendal

Thu 25th July 2024 -
Mon 29th July 2024

Goat Level 2

The Lake District is one of the most beautiful spots for walking in England. Kendal was so popular that we return again. It is a chance to stay in a typical english market town and explore the area directly from the door of the hotel. This holiday has all your costs covered. Some photos by our guide Bridget. If you would like to extend your stay we can help you.

CANADA 2024
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Canada – Wildflowers in the Untamed Places, Tumbler Ridge

Sat 10th August 2024 -
Sun 18th August 2024

Goat Level 2

Many women tell us they want to travel further afield or want to have a bucket list adventure or maybe want to explore an unknown area. This unique trip is just that - an untamed, trip of a lifetime adventure! We start in the foothills of the Northern Rockies to walk in the Tumbler Ridge UNESCO Global Geopark. These Rocky Mountains are an inspirational place to hike, led by our wonderful local mountain woman, Dee from Untamed Tours,and with her you will certainly get away from it all and discover something new. You will return home full of stories to share. There are options to extend your trip and visit other areas of Canada or Alaska.

UK 2024
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The Scottish Isles of Orkney Revisited

Thu 15th August 2024 -
Tue 20th August 2024

Goat Level 2

The Scottish Islands are a wonderful destination if you want to be by the sea. The holiday was so popular last year we are returning to do more exploring from our cosy base in Stromness, located in the southwestern part of Mainland Orkney. We will walk along the wild Atlantic coast, visit world heritage sites, try the amazing local food as well as home brewed beer and whisky. If you want to immerse yourself in Scottish island life then this trip is for you. This year we will pick up from Inverness and travel together on a fantastic trip, by road and sea, to Orkney. We make the journey even more special by stopping to see various sights along the way.

UK 2024
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Glorious Glaramara – Summer Lesbian UK Lakes holiday 2024

Thu 22nd August 2024 -
Wed 28th August 2024

Goat Level: A bit of everything

WE NEED YOUR HELP TO FILL OUR HOTEL FOR THIS VERY SPECIAL SUMMER WALKINGWOMEN TRIP. Only 10 double rooms left for sharing or solo occupancy - cheaper if you share by bringing a friend or partner. DON’T MISS our GRANDE FINALE NIGHT (Tuesday August 27th)where we have the GENTLEMAN JACK DUO Belinda O’Hooley and Heidi Tidow playing. And throughout the week we have fabulous guided walks for all abilities plus some evenings of special entertainment INCLUDING showcasing our film TWO GOATS filmed here last year. The hotel is exclusively for us. It’s the place to be this summer !

UK 2024
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Cairngorms, Scotland

Mon 26th August 2024 -
Sat 31st August 2024

Goat Level 2

We continue to offer our very popular Cairngorms holiday - the place loved by Nan Shepherd who wandered and explored every inch and wrote her beautiful books. We introduce you , or bring you back to, this wonderful part of Scotland. Walk in the stunning Cairngorms mountains and in the evening relax in the bustling local town of Aviemore. This holiday has a very varied programme and gives you lots of different experiences to get a true taste of the area.

EUROPESWITZERLAND 2024
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Discover the very heart of Switzerland in September

Sat 31st August 2024 -
Thu 5th September 2024

Goat Level 4

We offer you this exciting, unique chance to walk through the heart of Switzerland - from the Alggi-Alp to the Bernese Alps. Expect to be stunned with the scenery in a more unknown part of the stunning Swiss Alps. In the words of a guest from last year, “ I would definitely do it all over again. It was a really magic week for me. I loved all the chats and laughs and the bond between us that developed over the days was very special. The group dynamic which began on the first evening swimming in the lake in Sarnen just grew and grew into a camaraderie which was very special to be part of. Claudia is a great guide. It was an unforgettable experience.” Do join us to have your own magical experience - you won’t regret it!

EUROPENORWAY 2024
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Magic of Norway – Summer hiking 2024

Sat 31st August 2024 -
Sat 7th September 2024

Goat Level 2

We return to the Dalseter Hotel in the beautiful hiking region of Espedalen to wander in the mountains-now without snow. The place where the moose roam and the days are long. Walking and many lakes to refresh with a thrilling dip. One guest said, ‘it is like the Lake District without the crowds,’ and another said, 'to walk here has been transformative' and another, 'a magical week with such an inspirational, heartwarming and supportive group.'

GREECE 2024
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Eastern Crete – relax and slow down by the sea

Tue 3rd September 2024 -
Tue 10th September 2024

Goat Level 1

WalkingWomen has been coming to Crete for years and we continue to offer lovely holidays to this incredible island with its wonderful walking and rich culture and traditions. This time we offer you the chance to have a really reviving break with gentle walks by the sea , learning about wild herbs and the Cretan wine and food. There is even some local cooking. Join us on a this calm and peaceful holiday. NOW FULLY BOOKED BUT DO REGISTER YOUR INTEREST IN CASE ANY PLACES BECOME AVAILABLE OR IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN 2025.

SPAIN 2024
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The Lighthouse Way – an epic coastal trek in Northern Spain

Thu 5th September 2024 -
Sat 14th September 2024

Goat Level 4

We are introducing more and more treks for those who would love something a little more challenging and a little more epic! 200km along the Atlantic Ocean passing 8 Lighthouses as we walk for 10 days from Pontesco to Fisterra to discover Galicia in this ‘end of the earth‘ part of North Eastern Spain. How wonderful to walk with the sound of the ocean ever present in such an unspoilt, peaceful part of the world. If you fancy a bucket list challenge with other adventurous women book now to claim your spot!
Some Photos are Property of Camiño dos Faros' Association

EUROPEPORTUGAL 2024
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Walking the Eastern Algarve from Tavira

Fri 6th September 2024 -
Fri 13th September 2024

Goat Level 2

A lovely part of Portugal away from the crowds and for those looking for late summer warmth and spectacular walks in and around one of the Algarve’s prettiest towns. Walking through rolling hillsides, along golden sandy beaches, across salt pans and in the Cabanas natural park and discover the joys of the Eastern Algarve from the small town of Tavira. “ Wonderful walks led by a wonderful local leader” said a guest

EUROPENORWAY 2024
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Magic of Norway – Late Summer hiking 2024

Sat 7th September 2024 -
Fri 13th September 2024

Goat Level: A bit of everything

Norway is one of our most popular destinations and we bring you holidays through the seasons to experience this magical place. This holiday will give you the chance to choose between more challenging Goat 3 walks or to take it more leisurely and do Goat 1 or 2 walks - this is a little bit of everything so you can go at your own pace and hike these wonderful mountains. An experience not to be missed.

UK 2024
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September in Somerset

Mon 9th September 2024 -
Fri 13th September 2024

Goat Level 2

A September holiday in Somerset for beautiful walks and in such a tranquil, lesser known part of the UK. You walk in the Quantock Hills with views over to the english south coast. We stay on a traditional farm known for the quality of its organic food all sourced locally. Do join us for a wonderful relaxing break in the heart of Somerset - easily accessible by train, car or if flying.

UK 2024
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Late Summer in the Cairngorms, Scotland

Sun 22nd September 2024 -
Fri 27th September 2024

Goat Level 2

We continue to offer our very popular Cairngorms holiday - the place loved by Nan Shepherd who wandered and explored every inch and wrote her beautiful books. We introduce you , or bring you back to, this wonderful part of Scotland. Walk in the stunning Cairngorms mountains and in the evening relax in the bustling local town of Aviemore. This holiday has a very varied programme and gives you lots of different experiences to get a true taste of the area. We have more places on this holiday in October - please check them out.

EUROPESPAIN 2024
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In the footsteps of Virginia Woolf in Southern Spain late summer

Wed 25th September 2024 -
Tue 1st October 2024

Goat Level 2

We love Andalucia and we want you to join us to discover this beautiful lesser known area of Southern Spain - away from the crowds but still with blue skies, warmth and the spanish joy of life! This holiday is to discover the places and paths walked by Virginia Woolf on her visit to the Alpujarras in 1923. Some paths are much the same and we will discover more of Virgina Woolf's life. We will also have options to walk higher in the mountains or simply relax and swim in the hotel pool. Yegen is a quaint, quiet village to meander around.

PORTUGAL 2024
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Marvellous Madeira – exploring the lesser known levadas

Fri 27th September 2024 -
Fri 4th October 2024

Goat Level 3

We seek out amazing places to walk and we love lesser known spots. Those places with peace,tranquility and far from the crowds. The island of Madeira is perfect and especially the Western side with its sweeping coast and lots of the famous Madeira levadas. The walking is wonderful. Do join us on the Portuguese island of Madeira. Lots of great food and local wine too!

EUROPENORWAY 2024
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Magic of Norway – Autumn hiking 2024

Sat 28th September 2024 -
Fri 4th October 2024

Goat Level 2

Due to the popularity of this holiday we have put on an extra week at the end of the Autumn season and before the snows fall. This is a beautiful time and it is also very special as the Norwegian horses are back at the hotel and available to ride for any horse riders. They need to be booked so if you would like to ride across this stunning landscape please let us know as you book.

EUROPESWITZERLAND 2024
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The Bernese Alps Autumn Colours from Wilderswil

Thu 3rd October 2024 -
Sun 6th October 2024

Goat Level 2

We have trips to the Bernese Oberland throughout the seasons as it is so beautiful at every time of year. Next is Spring June 6th or Autumn October 3rd. We also have a stunning trek across the heart of Switzerland - out of this world! Do check out Switzerland holidays on our website. Switzerland is a favourite destination of ours being one of the most beautiful hiking areas in the world. Our trips here received 5 star rating. We focus on key destinations where we can introduce you to the changing seasons and you can walk and experience the difference as mountains change from winter,to spring ,to summer and autumn. It is as though you are discovering a new place each time. At the end of the day to return to enjoy the comfort of a traditional Swiss chalet with all your meals included makes this very special. Nourishing - absolutely ! We do hope you will join us on an autumn trip to Switzerland.

EUROPESPAIN 2024
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Adventures in Andalucia – an autumn hacienda holiday

Fri 4th October 2024 -
Fri 11th October 2024

Goat Level 2

Many women have told us they would like holidays to get away from it all to totally switch off and relax and revive. We have found a beautiful Hacienda in Andalucia which is just the place. There is a swimming pool, fabulous walking and the option to do daily yoga sessions. This is a little oasis in an undiscovered part of Spain. We also have a Spring holiday here May 2nd to 9th - please do book early as our Spanish holidays are booking up fast.

UK 2024
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Lovely Lincolnshire – the least visited county in England

Fri 4th October 2024 -
Mon 7th October 2024

Goat Level 2

A brand new walk in the homeland of WalkingWomen sisters Sara and Ginny who grew up in Lincolnshire. A county little visited but with so much to offer with its Wolds walking and a rural area with its own history and traditions. There is local produce to be tried too. Come join the sisters for a fun weekend.

UK 2024
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Autumn in the Cairngorms, Scotland

Fri 4th October 2024 -
Wed 9th October 2024

Goat Level 2

We continue to offer our very popular Cairngorms holiday - the place loved by Nan Shepherd who wandered and explored every inch and wrote her beautiful books. We introduce you, or bring you back to, this wonderful part of Scotland. Walk in the stunning Cairngorm mountains and in the evening relax in the bustling local town of Aviemore. This holiday has a very varied programme and gives you lots of difference experiences to get a true taste of the area.

EUROPESPAIN 2024
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WalkingWomen Autumn Wine Walk in Priorat, North East Spain

Sat 5th October 2024 -
Sat 12th October 2024

Goat Level 2

This is our very popular holiday to Falset in the Priorat Wine region for some wine and walking which 100% of our guests recommend. “ The best holiday I have ever done“, "Outstanding trip “ they said. So join us for some lovely walks around the rolling slopes and to meet local women winemakers and enjoy an immersion into this lesser known area of Spain. We have 4 holidays to Priorat in 2024 two in May - 11th to 18th and 18th to 25th and two in Autumn this one and Saturday 12th to 19th. You could always stay for 2 weeks!

EUROPETURKEY 2024
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Turkey Autumn Cruise 2024

Sat 5th October 2024 -
Sat 12th October 2024

Goat Level 2

A WalkingWomen classic that has always been popular and well-loved. Join our revived trip to extend the summer weather with the warmth of the Turkish sun, clear Mediterranean sea and hidden hikes. To sail away for a few days - imagine how wonderful. We can help sort flights and take any worries away. In the words of a guest “ This holiday was outstanding. Anne was so attentive, knowledgeable and good fun that she made the week for us.“ 100% of our guests recommend this. Do join us. You can also hire the Gulet as a private group. Please contact us if you are interested.

EUROPEITALYSICILY 2024
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Stunning Sicily – WineWalking for the bon viveur!

Sat 12th October 2024 -
Sat 19th October 2024

Goat Level 1

THIS HOLIDAY IS FULLY BOOKED - please register your interest and we will put you on the waiting list. We do have this holiday in 2025 so will will put you top of the list! We do have places on our October Priorat week. Sometimes we all need some ‘ bon viveur ‘ time - a time away to be truly looked after, a time to completely switch off, a time to enjoy great food and great wine. All from the comfort of your traditional Sicilian villa home for the week. Your own room with private bathroom and a villa with spacious areas and a large garden with pool and hot tub. From the moment you are picked up to the moment you leave everything is organised for you. All you need to do is relax and be revived! This is a special cultural experience hosted by Emilia. You are in for a very special treat so do join us on a WalkingWomen wine walking and cultural tour in Sicily.

EUROPESPAIN 2024
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WalkingWomen Autumn Wine Walk in Priorat, North East Spain

Sat 12th October 2024 -
Sat 19th October 2024

Goat Level 2

This is our very popular holiday to Falset in the Priorat Wine region for some wine and walking which 100% of our guests recommend. “ The best holiday I have ever done “ ‘ Outstanding trip “ they said. So join us for some lovely walks around the rolling slopes and to meet local women winemakers and enjoy an immersion into this lesser known area of Spain. We have 4 holidays to Priorat in 2024 two in May - 11th to 18th and 18th to 25th and two in Autumn this one and the week before Saturday 5th to 12th. You could always stay for 2 weeks!

PORTUGAL 2024
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Yoga by the Ocean – Algarve,Portugal

Sun 13th October 2024 -
Sun 20th October 2024

Goat Level 2

WalkingWomen has been coming to Portugal for over 20 years and the Algarve is a wonderful place for lower coastal walks with great nature and birdlife. There is so much culture, history and fabulous Portuguese food and wine to discover. On this trip you also walk to Spain! This is very special holiday as you stay in an eco hotel with not just walking but opportunities for so much more to help nourish and relax - yoga, pilates, swimming, cycling, spa, massage or for the more energetic tennis and pádel. Do join us for a reviving Autumn break. If you would like to extend your stay we can help organise this for you.

EUROPEGREECE 2024
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Hidden Crete 2024 – walking the northern trails

Tue 15th October 2024 -
Tue 22nd October 2024

Goat Level 2

Walking the hills, valleys and beaches around Kissamos in Northern Crete to experience Crete away from the tourist crowds. Autumn is a great time with an abundance of flowers and beautiful warm waters for swimming. In the words of previous guests “ how wonderful to sit, eat,drink and walk next to the warm blue sea “ “ Learning a little of the Cretan history” “ Being with such entertaining and enlightening company” Do join us for a warm Autumn break.

KENYA 2024
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Kenya Safari 2024 Ol Pejeta & Masai Mara Conservancies

Thu 24th October 2024 -
Sat 2nd November 2024

Goat Level 1

We know special, less crowded Safaris are popular with our Walking Women looking for that trip of a lifetime. We work with Alison to provide women only wonderful wildlife experiences - a wonderful mix of game drives during the day and night and walking across the African Plains. Our October trip is fully booked but there are spaces on other trips. If you register your interest we will be in touch.

ITALY 2024
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Precious Puglia – a Southern Italian Adventure

Fri 25th October 2024 -
Fri 1st November 2024

Goat Level 2

At WalkingWomen we seek out lesser known places for our guests to explore - always led by local women guides. The part of Southern Italy is unique - a precious area with fascinating history, traditional architecture and wonderful local food and wine. In the words of a guest last year, “ Staying in a Trulli hotel and a cave hotel and learning about the history was fascinating. I think this is one of the things I will remember forever. The company of woman was definitely a highlight” Do snap up one of our places on this really special holiday. Do snap up one of our places on this special holiday.

EUROPESPAIN 2024
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Adventures in Andalucia – the Autumn Alpujarras

Sat 26th October 2024 -
Fri 1st November 2024

Goat Level 2

We return again to this beautiful spot in southern Spain. There is so much to discover from our base at our women run hotel in the white village of Capileira. Last year the group discovered the mountains, the local food, the local wine and joined in with Flamenco. Amazing views even to Africa on a clear day. The walks follow traditional paths between villages, along riversides and around valleys. For those who would like a mountain there is the option to climb the local mountain of Mulhacen - a steady smooth ascent with incredible views from the top. If you would like to extend your stay to explore more of Spain we can help.

EUROPESPAIN 2024
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The Festive Lights of Malaga 2024

Thu 28th November 2024 -
Sun 1st December 2024

Goat Level 1

Fancy kicking off the festive season in the southern city of Malaga known for it’s warmth, it’s joy of life and it’s magnificent lights display in December. Our local guide Encarna (rated superb by our guests) will show you her Malaga - a unique, special experience staying at our favourite environmental Mariposa hotel. Highlights from this years feedback “ Flamenco show, meal at the beach front, lights beautiful “

CANARY ISLANDSEUROPESPAIN 2024
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Christmas in La Gomera 2024

Thu 19th December 2024 -
Fri 27th December 2024

Goat Level 2

Our festive break to La Gomera in the tropical Canary Islands is one of our most popular holidays. This year we return again to make sure some women get this chance to get away on a true well-being break. Imagine winter warmth, early morning sea swims, rainforest walks, tropical food, whale watching and much much more. Please register your interest and we will soon be open for bookings once prices are set.

CANARY ISLANDSEUROPESPAIN 2025
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Winter Warmth in La Gomera in 2025

Fri 10th January 2025 -
Thu 16th January 2025

Goat Level 2

La Gomera is the perfect place for a warm winter break.The sun is usually shining with welcome blue skies. Even if a cloudy day comes it is still a little ‘ paradise ‘ in the Canary Islands. This is a holiday where you can walk but you can also do nothing and relax at our luxurious hotel where you can feel pampered. There is swimming, massage, spa, great food and plenty of wonderful places to sit and enjoy the view. REGISTER YOUR INTEREST TO BE SURE OF A PLACE. Dates are expected and we will confirm very soon.

EUROPENORWAY 2025
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Arctic Norway and the Northern Lights 2025

Sat 25th January 2025 -
Sat 1st February 2025

Goat Level 1

We love creating holidays full of adventure and new experiences. This trip to experience Arctic Norway is so popular this year we are putting on another trip in 2025 if we get enough interest.We hope we will see the Northern Lights as we stay right on the sea with clear views to the sky but of course they are never guaranteed. Whether we do or we don’t, this is a trip of a lifetime and we will certainly have a great time exploring this unique, magical Arctic Norway together. PLEASE REGISTER YOUR INTEREST

ANDORRAEUROPE 2025
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Adventure to Andorra – winter walking in the Pyrenees

Sat 8th March 2025 -
Fri 14th March 2025

Goat Level 2

For our WinterWonderland holidays we seek out wonderful places that are great for trying out winter walking.Places that keep us active and outdoors even when it’s a little cold - and where we can return to roaring fires, a cosy hotel and great local food. Andorra is perfect with its quiet Pyrenean mountains, well marked trails and lovely landscapes.To return to our family run cosy Andorran hotel is a delight. Your winter journey can begin with us … or continue with us …

EUROPENORWAY 2025
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Magic of Norway – Peer Gynt Trail 2025

Sat 15th March 2025 -
Sat 22nd March 2025

Goat Level 3

We bring you a firm favourite of WalkingWomen which we are now reinvigorating for our cross country ski fans - we add a little sparkle and magic! We journey for 6 days and 7 nights on our skis from hotel to hotel - a fantastic adventure through incredible landscape that will leave you feeling exhilarated and uplifted. All our luggage is transferred so you only need light day packs. We make this trip exclusively for women and together you will really experience the magic of Norway and this Peer Gynt trail. This really is a very special trip. REGISTER YOUR INTEREST

NORWAY 2025
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Norway – Cross Country Newcomers to Venabu

Sat 22nd March 2025 -
Sat 29th March 2025

Goat Level: A bit of everything

Learning new sports and especially trying winter snowy activities is very popular amongst our walking women. One guest had been to this hotel and it comes highly recommended as a place to try out cross country skiing with less hills than our old favourite Dalseter. We now offer both so you can explore more of magical Norway and try even more winter experiences. This trip is full inclusive with 2 guides available and an incredible traditional dog sleigh ride included. The hotel has spa facilities and massage on site so a fabulous winter revival holiday.

GREECE 2025
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Eastern Crete – the unspoilt paths

Tue 15th April 2025 -
Tue 22nd April 2025

Goat Level 2

Crete is wonderful for walking. And wonderful for slowing down the pace and really reviving. The walks are varied, the food is fabulous and the little town of Mirtos a delight. Do come and immerse yourself in Cretan life and enjoy a slow pace and the joys of all Crete has to offer.

GREECE 2025
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Eastern Crete – relax and slow down by the sea

Tue 6th May 2025 -
Tue 13th May 2025

Goat Level 1

Our relax and slow down holidays to Crete are so popular and this year we offer more. To give you the chance to have a really reviving break with gentle walks by the sea , learning about wild herbs and the Cretan wine and food. There is even some local cooking. Join us on a this calm and peaceful holiday.

SWITZERLAND 2025
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Women’s EURO 2025 in Switzerland

Wed 2nd July 2025 -
Sun 27th July 2025

Goat Level: A bit of everything

Want to spend time in Switzerland next summer? With the women’s football Euro 2025 tournament happening in 8 locations across the country it could be your time to see women play and hike in some of the most beautiful locations in the world. We know Switzerland well and can help with hotels and hiking. Plus we can connect you with other women and local women. Watch this space and please REGISTER YOUR INTEREST to help our planning.

GREECE 2025
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Eastern Crete – relax and slow down by the sea

Tue 23rd September 2025 -
Tue 30th September 2025

Goat Level 1

This is one of our top reviving breaks with gentle walks by the sea , learning about wild herbs and the Cretan wine and food. There is even some local cooking. Join us on a this calm and peaceful holiday where you can totally switch off and relax.

GREECE 2025
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Eastern Crete – the unspoilt paths

Tue 14th October 2025 -
Tue 21st October 2025

Goat Level 2

Crete is wonderful for walking. And wonderful for slowing down the pace and really reviving. The walks are varied, the food is fabulous and the little town of Mirtos a delight. Do come and immerse yourself in Cretan life and enjoy a slow pace and the joys of all Crete has to offer.

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