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Walking Holidays Best Enjoyed in May
Whilst we have holidays available throughout the year, in some places the weather and climate can preclude walking at certain times or at best make it very difficult. Below we have selected the best holidays for your chosen month.

Danube - Wachau Valley

Europe >> Austria

The walk follows the course of the Danube in the area known as the Wachau. This is where the Danube is at its most beautiful with sweeping curves framed by hillsides that you will...

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Salzkammergut - Ten Lakes

Europe >> Austria

The trek is in the area officially called Salzkammergut, but is well‑known by the name “Austrian Lake District”. It is one of Austria's major walking destinations,...

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Bulgaria - Rodopi Mountains

Europe >> Bulgaria

Bulgaria has an ancient and rich history, the Thracians, Greeks, Romans, Byzantines, Bulgarians, Slavs and Turks have all inhabited the country in their time, all leaving behind...

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Croatia - Green Istria

Europe >> Croatia

Istria lies in the very north of Croatia. It encompasses a land of green countryside filled with meadows, vineyards, rivers, forests and olive trees, as well as beautiful villages...

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Dominica - The Walkers Island

Europe >> Dominica

The Island  Dominica is such a pristine island there is a very short list of typical island attractions to fill each day. So it's back to nature and in visiting Dominica...

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Alsace - Wine Route

Europe >> France

Located in north-eastern France, bordering Switzerland and alongside Germany, Alsace enjoys an ideal location in the heart of Europe, one that has resulted in the changing of ruling...

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Monte Mare Nord

Europe >> France - Corsica

To this day, Corsica remains the most unspoilt of the Mediterranean islands. In fact, its hills are covered in Self guided walk Monte Mare Nord, Francecool, green virgin forests,...

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Corfu - Complete Trail

Europe >> Greece - Corfu

The Greek island of Corfu is a walker's paradise, and what better way to explore it than walking on the Corfu Trail. It is over 200km long in all is rated as one of the best long...

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Corfu - Northern Trail

Europe >> Greece - Corfu

The Greek island of Corfu is a walker’s paradise, and what better way to explore it than walking on the Corfu Trail? It is over 200km long in all and is rated as one of...

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Corfu - Southern Trail

Europe >> Greece - Corfu

The Greek island of Corfu is a walker's paradise, and what better way to explore it than walking on the Corfu Trail surrounded by forested hills, beautiful beaches and mesmerising...

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Paleochora

Europe >> Greece - Crete

Western Crete has long been a favorite destination for British walkers with many returning year after year to savour this very unspoilt part of the island. The region offers spectacular...

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Coast and Gorges

Europe >> Greece - Crete

We have put together a stunning trek combining some of the prime walks South West Crete has to offer taking in three gorges and three coastal sections of the E-4 route. Walk along...

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Crete - Bays & Coves

Europe >> Greece - Crete

The Island Western Crete has long been a favourite destination for British walkers with many returning year after year to savour this very unspoilt part of the island. The region...

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Chapels & Kalderimi

Europe >> Greece - Peloponnese

The Peloponnese is divided from the Greek mainland by that magnificent engineering feat, the Corinth Canal, and consists of three spindly fingers, the middle of which is known as...

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Outer Mani

Europe >> Greece - Peloponnese

This self-guided, 7 day trek has been designed to be as varied as possible making the most of the wonderful terrain in the Exo Mani covering coastal merchants’ routes, gorge...

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Ireland - Western Way

Europe >> Ireland

This majestic landscape with its wild shoreline and stunning mountains has what Oscar Wilde described as “savage beauty”. Walking the coastal regions of Mayo and Connemara...

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Cinque Terre - Five Lands

Europe >> Italy

The literal translation of Cinque Terre is Five Lands, and the name justly derives from the five picturesque villages of the region; Monterosso, Vernazza, Corniglia, Manarola...

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Umbria - Assisi to Spoleto

Europe >> Italy

Delightful Umbria, with its rolling hills, waterfalls, high mountains and fascinating hill-top towns, has been called “il cuor verde d’Italia” (the green heart...

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Mountains, Churches & Lakes

Europe >> Macedonia

Macedonia is a country of 2 million people, once a part of the former Yugoslavia. It has been independent for over 10 years and is in the process of revitalising its tourism appeal...

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The Nature Island

Europe >> Malta - Gozo

Gozo is the second largest of the Maltese Archipelago and means Joy in Castilian. Measuring only 14km by 7km its magical atmosphere enraptures thousands of visitors. This beautiful...

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Morocco - History & Culture

Europe >> Morocco

Morocco is on the continent of Africa but its culture and religion is Middle Eastern and its future is seen as European, so a great country to visit, and relish in this diversity....

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Poland - Bieszczady Mountains

Europe >> Poland

The Bieszczady mountains lie in the far south-east of Poland, in the Eastern Carpathians, bordering Slovakia and the Walking High Bieszczady Mountains, PolandUkraine. The countryside...

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Azores - Central Islands

Europe >> Portugal - Azores

São Jorge has the most-jagged coastline of the Azores Islands and offers spectacular waterfalls, lush ravines and the chance to explore the interesting fishing village of Velas. Faial...

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Azores - Eastern & Central Islands

Europe >> Portugal - Azores

São Miguel is the largest of the Azores Islands and offers a wide variety of walking around attractive villages, volcanic crater rims, colourful lakes and winding Levadas. São...

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Azores - Eastern Islands

Europe >> Portugal - Azores

São Miguel is the largest of the Azores Islands and offers a wide variety of walking around attractive villages, volcanic crater rims, colourful lakes and winding Levadas. Santa...

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Azores - São Miguel

Europe >> Portugal - Azores

São Miguel is famous for its beautiful landscapes and exceptional volcanic lakes. The largest of the Azorean islands it is known as Ilhe Verde - Green Island. A stunning...

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Madeira - Eastern Highlights

Europe >> Portugal - Madeira

Why not take the opportunity to stay in the countryside in small hotels and experience Madeira to the full?We have put together an itinerary for a walking holiday in Madeira which...

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Madeira - Great Treks of the West

Europe >> Portugal - Madeira

A chance to visit the enticing and less populated Western region of Madeira offering both coastal and mountain walking. Stay in just three hotels starting high in the mountains progressing...

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Madeira - The Garden Island

Europe >> Portugal - Madeira

Madeira is an island of fascinating natural beauty and enticing climate. It rises steeply from the Atlantic Ocean standing with its small island neighbours in splendid isolation...

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Portugal - Green Coast of Minho

Europe >> Portugal - Mainland

Marked by the intense green of its fields and vineyards, the Minho regions’ natural landscape is one of enormous beauty and biodiversity. Not yet well known as a ‘walkers...

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Romania - Cindrel Mountains

Europe >> Romania

Romania is a country of great contrasts where beautiful towns with medieval centres are surrounded by lush countryside where the land is still maintained using their old traditional methods....

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Mallorca - The Sunny Island

Europe >> Spain - Balearic Islands

Walking in Mallorca, Spain Mallorca is now well and truly on the walking map with walkers discovering that the island is not just beaches and a sun tan. To the north and northwest...

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Menorca - Around the Coast

Europe >> Spain - Balearic Islands

Menorca is the second largest of Spain’s four beautiful Balearic Islands and its name derives from the Latin for ‘smaller island’ due to its size in comparison...

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El Hierro - The Edge of Europe

Europe >> Spain - Canary Islands

El Hierro is the least known, and most westerly, of the Canary Islands. It has escaped mass tourism and is therefore free of giant hotels and apartment complexes. The population...

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La Gomera - The Silent Island

Europe >> Spain - Canary Islands

This trek takes you across the island from east to west giving you the opportunity of seeing the best landscapes that La Gomera has to offer. We descend into deep valleys walk through...

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La Palma - The Bonita Island

Europe >> Spain - Canary Islands

La Palma, a lush, mountainous island in the Western Canaries measuring the equivalent of just 24 miles square offers attractive opportunities for walkers. Its diversity of landscapes...

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La Palma - The Green Island

Europe >> Spain - Canary Islands

La Palma is a wooded, mountainous island in the western Canaries, its landscape ever-changing and enticing. There are forests and meadows as well as farms and plantations, including...

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Lanzarote - The Intriguing Island

Europe >> Spain - Canary Islands

Lanzarote is the most easterly of the Canary Islands, located just 79 miles off the coast of Africa. As with the other Canary Islands it was formed through volcanic activity. After...

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El Hierro - The Smallest Island

Europe >> Spain - Canary Islands

El Hierro is the least known, and most westerly, of the Canary Islands. In fact it was the most westerly point of the ‘old world’. Hitherto it has escaped mass tourism,...

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Island Hopping

Europe >> Spain - Canary Islands

The Canary Islands are an African archipelago in the Kingdom of Spain consisting of seven islands of volcanic origin in the Atlantic Ocean. The islands are Tenerife, Gran Canaria,...

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La Gomera - The Tropical Island

Europe >> Spain - Canary Islands

La Gomera, located in the Canary Islands 35 minutes by fast ferry from Tenerife, remains beautifully unspoilt and is a walker’s delight. Measuring the equivalent of just 20...

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Tenerife - The Highest Island

Europe >> Spain - Canary Islands

Few places can match the natural beauty of the Canary Islands where one of the islands Tenerife has become a mecca for enthusiastic walkers. Tenerife is an island of contrasts...

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Gredos - Spain's Wilderness

Europe >> Spain - Mainland

The Gredos mountains are a spectacular range with wild scenery and abundant wild life with the highest peak at 2592m. We have put together a walk programme where you experience...

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Alicante - Las Marinas

Europe >> Spain - Mainland

This trek takes you through some of the most stunning scenery to be found in this part of Spain. It is a journey of discovery through beautiful Mediterranean countryside with...

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Alicante - Mountains to the Sea

Europe >> Spain - Mainland

This is a seven night self-guided hotel-to-hotel trek exploring the valleys of the Marina Alta – a little known range of mountains lying a substantial distance inland from...

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Catalonia - Rugged Coast & Bays

Europe >> Spain - Mainland

A beautiful coastal walk along the famous `Camino de Ronda’. Originating in the 19th century, the Camino de Ronda was formed along the Costa Brava coast to help the Guardia...

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Costa da Morte - Into Galicia

Europe >> Spain - Mainland

Along Galicia’s northern coast between Malpica and Cape Finisterre extends a wonderful, unknown coastal path.  This is the Coast of Death whose grim name refers to the...

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Maestrazgo - El Cid Country

Europe >> Spain - Mainland

Our Maestrazgo trek provides walkers with the rare opportunity to travel through a little known region of Spain which remains untouched by the modern world. Straddling the...

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St Lucia - The Tear Drop Island

Europe >> St. Lucia

Tiny St. Lucia, shaped like a tear drop, is just 24 miles long and 14 miles wide. It forms part of a volcanic chain of islands and is widely known for its two great spires, Gros...

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Turkey - Lycian Way West

Europe >> Turkey

On this walk you are always tracking the coast line which is truly spectacular. Rugged cliffs of pine forests plunge into turquoise Mediterranean Sea. Between them are small bays...

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Wales - Isle of Anglesey

Europe >> Wales

The Isle of Anglesey, or Ynys Môn, is a beautiful island located off the north-west coast of Wales and is a true haven for walkers, which is why we have chosen to feature...

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Wales - Llŷn Peninsula

Europe >> Wales

New Experience Holidays is delighted to offer a section of the completed Wales Coast Path which extends for 870 miles around the entirety of Wales from the walled city of...

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