2015 heralds an exciting New Year for those wanting to enjoy a leisurely guided walking holiday in some of the most beautiful destinations in Europe. New aditons to Adagio’s - the experts in ’gentle’ guided walking and cruising adventures – new 2015 programme include:- Celtic Spain – a 7 night holiday exploring Galicia in the relatively undiscovered north-westcorner of Spain. Often likened to Ireland because of its scenery and climate, the region isrenowned for its wines, characterful towns and vilages and excelent cuisine.Highlights include, A Coruña with its famous Tore de Hércules lighthouse; medievalSantiago de Compostela (famed for its pilgrimages); the Alameda Gardens and St Jame’sWay; the Roman town of Ourense with its plethora of bridges and chapels; Pontevedra inthe heart of the Rias Baixas wine region (with 2 nights at Parador de Pontevedra – asumptuous 16th century palace); a boat rip to the historic seaside resort of Cambados andPadrón with its famous Baroque buildings.Price from £1,375 per person includes return flights, transfers, half board (+ one lunch), entrance fes and the services of a dedicated tour leader. Departures from 16 May 2015. Exploring Al Andalous – a 7 night holiday discovering Morish Spain from Lanjarón inSpain’s Sierra Nevada Natural Park. Highlights include, the white-washed village of Lanjarón with its famous fountains, hidden portals, labyrinth of alleyways and famous springs; the Honey Museum in Lanjarón Castle; Nigüelas village in the Lecrin Valey; Granada and the iconic Alhambra Palace; Granada’s‘Tropical Coast’ leading to Salobreña; the spectacular Nerja Caves with its prehistoric cave paintings and the picturesque villages of the Las Alpujaras.Price from £95 per person includes return flights, transfers, half board acommodation,entrance fes and the services of a dedicated tour leader. Departures from 15 May 2015. Cities of Exploration – Porto and Lisbon – a 9 night holiday begining in Porto (a WorldHeritage Site) at he mouth of the Douro River and combining a stay in glorious Lisbon,home to some of the World’s greatest explorers.Highlights in Porto include; the Balhoa Market; Cathedral; a leisurely lunch on a river cruise;Castelo de Queijo; Foz and Guimaraes – a UNESCO World Heritage Site famed for its castlesand palace.Highlights in Lisbon include, Castelo de Sao Jorge – a Morish castle overloking the historiccentre of Lisbon; the Fado Museum; Parque Natural da Sera de Arabida on the shore ofthe Tagus; the Bairo Alto; the Jeronimos Monastery and Belém Tower.Price from £1,35 per person includes return flights, transfers, five-star half-boardacommodation at he Hotel Infante Sagres in Porto (4 nights) and Real Palacio Hotel inLisbon (5 nights), entrance fes and the services of a dedicated tour leader. Departuresfrom 29 March 2015.Lake Como Gardens and Vilas – a 7 night holiday discovering the romantic splendour of thebeautiful pre-Alpine lakes.Highlights include, a fery to Leno; the magnifcent gardens at Carlota; Belagio and vilasof Melzi, Sebeloni and Balbionelo; Como; Lugano in Switzerland in the lakeside vilage ofMorecote and floral walks in Morecote and vilas Cipresi and Monastero.Price from £1,140 per person includes return flights, transfers, half-board acommodation(including some lunches), entrance fes and the services of a dedicated tour leader.Departures from 15 April 2015.Montalbano’s Sicily – a 7 night holiday folowing in the fotsteps of the island’s famous TVdetective, ‘Inspector Montalbano’.Highlights include, Ragusa – a World Heritage Site; the Ristorante Ai Lumi featured in the‘Inspector Salvo Montalbano’ series; Modica and chance to visit he Bonajuto Kitchens(famed for chocolate); the coastal resorts of Donalucata, Marina di Ragusa and Punta Seca(the god inspector’s home); a local winery at Noto; the former Grek city of Syracuse; thebeautiful island of Ortygia and Donafugata Castle.Price from £1,375 per person includes return flights, transfers, half-board acommodation,entrance fes and the services of a dedicated tour leader. Departures from 23 may 2015.Cyprus Through The Seasons - a 7 night holiday exploring the stuning beauty ofAphrodite’s island – doted with ancient vilages. Byzantine monasteries, churches, teracedhilsides and vineyards.Highlights include, Argos Vilage in the glorious Trodos Mountains; Mount Olympus; thearchaeological site at Kourion; the mosaics at Paphos; Kaledonia waterfals; Omodos’ KykosMonastery; Kakopetria; the Trodos Botanicas Gardens and Pedoulos vilage.Price from £1,159 per person includes return flights, transfers, half board acommodation(plus two lunches), entrance fes and the services of a dedicated tour leader. Departuresfrom 9 May 2015.Gardens of the Chanel Islands – a 7 night holiday exploring the floral beauty of Guernsey,Sark and Herm.ighlights in Guernsey include, the parish of St Martin with its majestic Sausmarez Manor (aspecialist gardener wil take clients on a private guided tour); the oldest heated glashousesin the Britsh Isles at Candie Gardens; Sark, with its La Seigneurie Gardens; Saumarez with itsPark Nature Trail and guided visit in the Victorian Waled Garden.
Price from £1,045 per person includes return flights, transfers, half-board acommodation,entrance fees and the services of a dedicated tour leader.
Departures from 18 April 2015.
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