Discover Europe

Discover more of Europe on an HF Holiday. We’ve got some incredible reasons for you to travel with us on a European walking holiday, including new locations to explore, exciting new activities to try and additional experiences for your break.

Below you will find all of our new and exciting European holidays. However if you want to browse our full holiday offering, why not download our European brochure

Stunning locations to choose from. Be among the first to book!

We’re delighted to introduce our newest locations, which are now available to book for guided walking breaks during spring and summer 2018.  These routes cover mountain vistas, volcanic islands, vibrant cities and coastal towns. Highlights include:

New for 2018, Discover Luz - Portugal on foot with HF Holidays New for 2018, Discover Lafkos - Greece on foot with HF Holidays New for 2018, Discover Roses - Catalonia on foot

Western Algarve, Luz
Explore the Algarve’s wild west or check out Tavira’s pretty fishing harbours, unspoiled hamlets and rich birdlife

Luz >

Pelion, Lafkos
Take a stroll on the stone-lined kalderimi paths of the Pelion Peninsula to discover untouched villages, beaches, olive groves and green hills

Lafkos >

Catalonia, Roses
Stride out on the ‘wild coast’, with its rich culture, mouth-watering food and green volcanoes to uncover a series of beautiful coastal walks

Roses >

New Activities

We know that everyone has different ways of exploring, so why not take advantage of our new European Leisure Activity holidays. From sketching and painting to immersing yourself in an areas history and culture, however you want to explore we have you covered!

Enjoy Sketching & Painting in Puglia Experience the best of Madeira with our Madeira Discovery Tour

Sketching and Painting in Italy 
Capture the magic of ancient olive trees, whitewashed hilltop forts, curious ‘Trulli’ houses and the wild beauty of the Alta Murgia on this art-focused holiday in Puglia - a wonderful  and less-visited region on the 'heel' of Italy. We end the trip in Matera - one of the oldest towns in the world.

Start sketching >

Madeira Discovery Tour
Discover the delights of a sub-tropical island paradise – verdant landscapes, rugged coasts and picturesque volcanic mountain scenery. Take in island highlights including Funchal Cathedral, the magnificent views from Curral das Freiras and a glass or two of Madeira wine.

Madeira Discovery >

Stay longer, explore more

Join a smaller, more intimate group, stay in a selection of handpicked hotels and discover a succession of regions via a mix of great walks and carefully chosen experiences

Discover the Black Forest and Switzerland Explore Saxony & Bohemia Experience the Balkans Explorer and discover Bosnia & Herzegovina, Serbia and Montenegro

The Black Forest & Switzerland
A fairy-tale world of beautiful foothills, sparkling glacier lakes and the quaint villages are waiting to be explored.

The Black Forest >

Saxony & Bohemia
Also known as the Elbe Sandstone Mountains, this is the perfect trip for Romantic-era painters and nature lovers.

Saxony & Bohemia >

The Balkans Explorer
Join us as we explore the glistening lakes, majestic mountains and dramatic wilderness of Montenegro, Serbia and Bosnia & Herzegovina

The Balkans >

These are just a few of our favourite suggestions. If these destinations don't work for you, don't worry, we have some other wonderful ideas for walking holidays and adventures all over the world. Click through and explore!

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Flexible travel so your trip is hassle free

Build your travel plans around your needs. Because we offer flights from a range of UK airports, your holiday is as flexible as possible. By booking flights and transfers you can relax in the knowledge that everything is taken care of for you – all you have to do is focus on your time away because we really do handle everything.

See if you can travel from your local airport (pdf) >

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