Welcome to Hooked on Walking Holidays and our range of worldwide walking holidays. We are currently developing a superb range of worldwide hiking vacations both guided and self guided. Below are our currently available tours in Nova Scotia, Newfoundland, Canadian Rockies, Quebec, Colorado National Parks, British Columbia , New Zealand.
Walking holiday in the Canadian Rockies - 7 nights ,self guided level 2-3
You will visit several famous national parks on this self drive hiking vacation, Banff National Park , Jasper National Park to name two but with visits to Lake Louise, Icefield parkway, Columbia Glazier and Calgary. There are numerous hiking trails to follow and we suggest to you many of the better ones from easy hikes to more demanding hikes. You will experience breathtaking scenery, chance to spot wildlife in natural surroundings and maybe take part in some non hiking activity such as horse-riding on this wonderful Canadian experience.
Canada - Walking Holiday in Nova Scotia - Level 1 self guided hike.
This particular hiking vacation in Nova Scotia has a number of easy to moderate walks but allows you plenty of time to visit the sites and sounds of this wonderful region. This tour is a fly-drive-walk program, which means on arrival to the local airport which is Halifax you rent a car and drive through the region taking the suggested walks. This allows you great flexibility as it allows you to use the car for other site seeing after each of the walks. We call this walking holiday the Seacoast to the Bay visiting the Atlantic coastline & Bay of Fundy. Join us on this week long walking holiday. Why not combine this trip with Newfoundland below and make an unforgettable 2 week vacation
USA - Walking Holidays in West USA - National Parks Level 2 Guided tour
This easy to moderate 13 night hiking tour through the Western United States allows you to explore the famous national parks of the west on foot. The great national parks you will visit during this hiking vacation are Yosemite, Bryce Canyon, Zion, the Grand Canyon plus Monument Valley. In addition you will visit the bustling Las Vegas & San Francisco. This guided walking holiday has easy to moderate 3 to 6 hours hikes, the guide will also suggest alternative shorter or longer walks if you request each day. We will allow ample time to explore each national park over several days. Each night you will stay in mostly centrally located and comfortable hotels near the national parks. This fabulous vacation provides a well balanced mixture of nature, hiking and walking, world-famous sights, and cities.
Hiking in Newfoundland - Eastern Canada Level 1 fly drive hike
A special feature of this walking holiday is the wildlife you will see, ideal for the wildlife enthusiast. In Witless Bay, four islands host vast colonies of puffins and black-legged Kittiwakes. Humpback and Minke whales breach against a backdrop of summer skies. You will see many wonderful sights such as Signall Hill, where Marconi made history, a 19th century lighthouse stands guard at Cape Spear, the easternmost point of North America. Buried treasure at Ferryland, the site of Lord Baltimore's mansion. The stillness of the forest at Bay Bulls, where Michaleen's Path leads to an imposing headland of meadows and cliffs. A gentle trail follows the sea edge, weaving through woods and heath, giving way to cobblestone beaches. Join us on this week long walking holiday. Why not combine this trip with Nova Scotia above and make an unforgettable 2 week vacation.
Walking Holiday in the Canadian Rockies to Pacific Ocean Level 1-2 fly drive hike
This hiking vacation is a memorable escape to emerald-green lakes and snowy mountain tops, this walking tour introduces travelers to some of the most impressive conservation areas of the Canadian Rockies, namely the Peter Lougheed Provincial Park, and Waterton Lakes, Kootenay, Jasper and Banff National Parks. Discover some of the most awesome trails left behind by early hunters that snake through dramatic valleys, overcome glaciers and penetrate deep in wild and untamed parts of this majestic region. From Calgary to Vancouver, we set off on a journey following the settlers’ footsteps in the land of bears, mountain goat and elk and will be overcome by the contagious spirit of adventure that roams free in this western land.
The National Parks of Quebec Level 1-2 fly drive hike
The adventure begins in Montreal and then up to Québec city, the only fortified city in North America. We then head out into the charming Charlevoix region for hikes and discoveries. Then the Lac Saint Jean region, where wilderness and everlasting forests are kings! Visit the Saguenay fjord, sail with the whales in Tadoussac and learn about these sea mammals at the interpretive centre of Grande Bergeronne. All this in Québec’s French charm and beauty. Along the way natural parks and fauna reserves will greet you and please you with everlasting nature. Welcome to Quebec region and this fabulous province.
US Rockies and the Grand Canyon - 14 night guided walking holiday
The Rocky Mountains are considered by many to be a superb walking destination for outstanding wildlife and scenery. Let us show you many of the famous parks as well as wonderful hiking in the lesser known areas of the Rockies near Aspen, Steamboat and Ouray, known only to locals and insiders. Explore the majestic views of Grand Teton National Park, and the vast expanses of Yellowstone National Park, renown for its immense diversity of wildlife. Then you will explore the ancient ruins of Mesa Verde National Park, famous for its 1000 year old cliff dwellings, and Monument Valley, where we will spend a night under the stars. Last, but not least, you will cap off your walking adventure with hikes in and around the incredible scenery and breathtaking vistas of the Grand Canyon. We trek along its rim and descend into the canyon at Havasupai, where we spend 2 nights camping in the Grand Canyon proper.
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