Here is a selection of holiday ideas from the new 2016 Ramblers Worldwide Holidays brochure – the experts in guided walking adventures across the globe.
A two week holiday staying at three, 4-star hotels in different parts of this diverse island – Aqua Natura, Porto Moniz (3); Enotel Baia, Ponto do Sol (5); Quinta Bela Sao Tiago, Funchal (6) enabling clients to savour the best walks and scenery.Highlights include, the high level walk between Pico Arieiro and Pico Ruivo Madeira; extinct caldera with its myriad ridges and lush valleys, following meandering levadas - water channels which criss-cross Madeira; Ponto do Sol on the south coast; the World’s highest cliffs at Cabo Girao; the capital Funchal; the stark beauty of São Lorenço Peninsular in the east and a spectacular walk from Boco da Corrida to Encumeada.
Price from £1,250 per person includes return flights, transfers, half board accommodation and the services of a dedicated tour leader.Departures from 16 April 2016.
A one week walking, snowshoeing and country skiing holiday in one of the best winter sports destinations in Austria and the first to introduce cross-country skiing to the world.The Seefeld plateau, just 10 miles from the cultural hub of Innsbruck, is home to five villages – Seefeld, Leutasch, Mosern, Buhen and Reith which combine to create the Olympia region Seefeld – a paradise for winter sports enthusiasts.Highlights include, an excellent mix of winter activities; half a day tuition for both cross-country skiing and snowshoeing and a day exploring glorious Innsbruck with its cable cars and mountain railways.
Price from £1,025 per person includes return flights, transfers, half-board accommodation at the 4-star Hotel Hocheder, hire of snowshoeing and cross-country ski equipment and the services of a dedicated tour leader.Departs 28 February 2016.
A two week holiday giving clients the opportunity to enjoy not only the vibrant city itself but the contrasting calm of the island’s beautiful countryside, coastal walks on neighbouring islands and spectacular vistas beyond the skyscrapers !Highlights include, exploring Hong Kong itself; a ferry ride to Lantau Island to Tai O; car free Lamma Island; North of Kowloon towards the border with China and the New Territories; the 128 mile long Maclehose Trail and the colonial Kowloon-Canton Railway.
Price from £1,785 per person includes return flights, transfers, B&B accommodation at the 4-star Hotel Metropark Kowloon in the Kowloon district of Hong Kong (plus 12 dinners) and the services of a dedicated tour leader.Departures from 29 February 2016
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Award-winning Ramblers Worldwide Holidays have been established since 1946 and are the experts in guided walking adventures.
The company now operates 250 holidays in 70 countries.
Ramblers Worldwide Holidays offer a range of graded walks from leisurely to challenging.
Their portfolio also includes specialist holidays linked to walking such as, cooking, cruising, birdwatching, rail journeys and flora.
A range of walking grades are available from leisurely strolls to more challenging mountain hikes.
Alongside their traditional guided walking proposition, Ramblers Worldwide Holidays provide independent, self-guided UK walking adventures via their Load Off Your Back programme www.loadoffyourback.co.uk
Ramblers Worldwide Holidays are fully protected for their customers as members of ABTA, AITO & ATOL scheme.
The operator is a not-for-profit company and contributes monies to the Ramblers Holidays Charitable Trust which supports walking related and environmental projects in the UK. The company also funds Heart & Sole - an initiative managed by company staff, with the aim of reaching into the heart of the communities visited.
The company’s mission is to generate funds for walking charities by the provision of outstanding outdoor activity holidays.
Ramblers Worldwide Holidays also runs The Walking Partnership - an initiative which champions walking at the 'grass roots' level by providing funding and support to walking groups and clubs throughout the UK.
Ramblers Worldwide Holidays is the Walking Holiday Partner of the Ramblers, Britain’s walking charity which is driving this summer’s Big Pathwatch project, to the ‘rights of way’ network across England and Wales which stretches for 140 thousand miles.