Great English Trails

In association with greatenglishtrails.com

National Trails pass through some of the most stunning and diverse landscapes in Britain, and here at HF Holidays we offer guided trails to get out and see the best that these trails have to offer. 

Completing a Guided Trail is not only an exciting way to explore, they are great ways to experience some of the diverse landscapes of the UK countryside. So, if you're up for the challenge, view our top trails and we'll see you in 2019!

South Devon Coast Path

Complete the South Devon Coast Path with HF Holidays, in partnership with Great National TrailsSteeped in England’s rich naval and maritime history, this stimulating 100km guided walk links the biggest city on the South West Coast Path to the ‘English Riviera’ via a wild and exposed stretch of sparsely populated coastline. Accompanied by an experienced guide, expect to encounter all magnificent maritime scenery along the way and learn how the atmospheric old ports of Devon and Cornwall shaped our island’s history.

  • Distance: 110km/68 miles
  • Number of days: 8
  • Grade: Moderate to Challenge
  • Great for: History, Geology and Wildlife
  • Landscape: Water

Somerset & North Devon Coast Path

Complete the Somerset & North Devon Coast Path with HF Holidays, in partnership with Great National TrailsFollow the South West Coast Path between Minehead in Somerset and Croyde in North Devon, an untamed stretch of England’s coastline designated a ‘National Heritage Coast’. This guided eight-day walk takes us from the mellow hills and woodland of Exmoor National Park to the wild cliffs of North Devon including the charming twin towns of Lynton and Lynmouth, the Valley of Rocks, and the secluded idyll of Heddon’s Mouth.

  • Distance: 87km/54 miles
  • Number of days: 8
  • Grade: Moderate to Challenge
  • Great for: History and Geology
  • Landscape: Water

The Norfolk Coast Path

Complete the Norfolk Coast Path with HF Holidays, in partnership with Great National TrailsThe Norfolk coastline is a designated Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty that is internationally renowned for its prolific bird life. It has some of the finest salt marshes and sand dunes in Europe and a string of nature reserves on this fully guided itinerary, including: Holme Dunes, Scolt Head, Blakeney and Cley Marshes. This relaxed guided walking trail allows plenty of time to watch the wildlife on this unspoiled and largely undeveloped stretch of the English coastline.

  • Distance: 77½km/48 miles
  • Number of days: 7
  • Grade: Easy
  • Great for: Coastal and Wildlife
  • Landscape: Water

The Complete Cotswold Way

Complete the full Cotswold Way with HF Holidays, in partnership with Great National TrailsThe Cotswold Way was registered as a National Trail in 1999 and stretches for just over 100 miles through the rolling landscapes of Gloucestershire and Avon. This fully guided itinerary follows the Cotswold escarpment from Bath to Chipping Campden. Soak in the long views and panoramas as your walking guide leads you along field paths, woodland trails and old drovers’ roads and through picturesque honey-coloured villages and market towns with an abundance of history along the way.  

  • Distance: 161km/100 miles
  • Number of days: 11
  • Grade: Moderate
  • Great for: History, Geology and Heritage
  • Landscape: Rolling Countryside

South Cornwall Coast Path

Complete a section of the South West Coast Path with HF Holidays, in partnership with Great National TrailsEnjoy a guided walk along the South West Coast Path National Trail from Cape Cornwall, rounding the granite cliffs of Land’s End and finishing at Helford. This evocative journey was made throughout history by the fishermen, farmers, miners, smugglers, coastguards and patient soldiers watching for invasions which never came. With wonderful vistas, magnificent beaches, secret coves and almost forgotten fishing villages, this fully guided trail walk includes some of the most enchanting sections of the South West Coast Path.

  • Distance: 110km/68 miles
  • Number of days: 8
  • Grade: Moderate to Challenging
  • Great for: History, Geology and Flora
  • Landscape: Rolling Countryside

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