Active tours are designed for those mature travellers who enjoy an active lifestyle and would like to keep the same pace during their holidays. The activity level can usually be tailored to the group's fitness level ensuring all travellers are looked after. Small groups of  like minded people, typically a maximum of 12 people.

Trekking in Nepal small group

Trekking in Nepal small group escorted tours to places of interest

This tour takes us deep into the region of Annapurna, well away from roads and civilisation.
per person
11 days
Asia and the Orient
Level 4 - Challenging
walking rural Britain
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Walking Rural Britain, small group history tours for mature travellers

This walking tour is designed to introduce participants to the incredible variety of walks and destinations available in Britain. Most of the walks are in National Parks and other areas of outstanding beauty, including Arran In Scotland and others.
22 days
British Isles, Europe
Level 4 - Challenging
Saint James Way Small Group Walking Tour
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Saint James Way Small Group Walking Tour (The Camino)- Spain

Experience pleasant sections of the Way of Saint James, crossing some of Spain’s most beautiful landscapes.
19 days
Europe
Level 3 - Moderate
walking tours in France

Great guided cultural small group walking tours in France for seniors

15/Jun/2018 to 05/Jul/2018
Our tour extends from the picturesque island of Noirmoutier on the Atlantic coast all the way to Limousin and the Auvergne to the peaks of the Savoy Alps. On the way there we traverse France via the Massif Central.
21 days
Europe
Level 4 - Challenging
Loire Valley walking tours France

Loire Valley walking tours France small group escorted seniors history tour

Loire Valley walking tours France small group escorted seniors history tour is for eighteen-days. This  small group walking tour has been specially designed for the active senior. The Loire Valley is the largest site ever registered in France as World Heritage site by UNESCO. The site crosses a multitude of historic towns and villages, rich with architectural heritage and ancient history. Many of these places are explored on this walking tour. This Loire Valley walking tours France reveals religious buildings and castles, cultivated land and wild landscapes. The landscape that we explore on foot has witnessed thousands of years of interactions between man and nature. It is a cultural landscape of exception. The Loire River is central to this walk. of this landscape. The Loire is largest river in France, it is nicknamed "the Royal River." The Loire Valley was chosen as a royal residence in the 15th and 16th century. On this walk we take several days in several locations  explore the cultural heritage of these landscapes. Your walk in the Loire Valley will be unforgettable. Those walkers with an interest in walking in France on some of the most spectacular paths in the Loire Valley. Not only do you walk through an amazing landscapes, but you also spend time visiting some of the country’s most famous chateaux. The tour is designed so that participants can do all of the proposed walks or opt out on days when they’d rather simply
per person
18 days
Europe
Level 4 - Challenging
Abruzzo, Italy small group walking tour for Senior or Mature traveller
Early Bird

Abruzzo, Italy small group walking tour for Senior or Mature traveller

Our walks are in the highest parts and the gorges and valleys of the Central Apennines, the backbone of Italy. Typically the walks pass through forests and rocky limestone crags and a massif rising to over 2500 metres.
10 days
Europe
Level 4 - Challenging
Exploring Wales on foot, mature travellers small group walking tours

Exploring Wales on foot, mature travellers small group walking tours

Exploring Wales on foot, mature travellers small group walking tours The Exploring Wales on foot, mature travellers small group walking tours is designed to allow the active traveller the chance to explore the Welsh landscapes by foot.  On this 11 night tour, we travel by coach across the length of Wales. We'll have the chance to walk for up to 15 kilometres each day.  The paths selected take you  through some of the most spectacular scenery in the country. Our tour takes us from Betwys-y-Coed in the north to St Davids in the south. We will travel though mountain passes and along coastal trails. Highlights The tour Exploring Wales on foot, mature travellers small group walking tours includes a range of natural and cultural wonders to see and explore. Throughout the experience, we will be  listening to stories of local history and culture from local guides. We walk to see the limestone and dolomite cliffs at Great Orme's Head and visit the walled town of Conwy (where you can see 'The Smallest House in Great Britain').  Along the way, we'll see numerous castles, including Castell Dolbadarn and Castell Coch. There is also the opportunity to enter Carreg Cennen castle, magnificently perched on a limestone outcrop. During this Walking Through Wales small group tour our guides share lessons about the history, landscapes and people of Wales. This trip is paired with Odyssey's Walking Tour of Ireland & the Lake district. Click the highlighted text to learn more
12 days
British Isles
Level 4 - Challenging
Romania - small group walking tours for Seniors or Mature travellers
Early Bird

Romania – small group walking tours for Seniors or Mature travellers

This tour explores the magnificent landscapes of the Caucasus Mountains, and takes in the vibrant culture and rich heritage of Romanian village life.
26 days
Europe
Level 5 - Advanced
Lake district walking small group tour

Ireland and Lake District walking small group tour for retirees

Ireland and Lake district walking small group tour for retirees. Ireland and Lake district walking small group tour for retirees. This eighteen day small group tour has been specially designed for the active senior. For those  interested in a guided walking tour through the beautiful countryside of Ireland, Northern Ireland  and Northern England. This tour allows you to spend up to five nights in each locality and to go out each day to explore the area in some depth. A good level of fitness is required for this tour, but the effort expended will be well rewarded. This walking tour begins in Eire (The Republic of Ireland). It then continues on in the UK’s Northern Ireland, the English Lake District and the Yorkshire Dales. These regions provide dramatic scenery.  They are remote wilderness areas to be explored, along with interesting history and picturesque villages. There is something here for almost everyone. Itinerary Highlights: After meeting in Dublin, the tour heads west by coach to Donegal on the wild Atlantic coast. Here the group will spend five nights giving ample time for a number of guided walks along cliff paths, beaches, valley floors and mountain tracks. Walk through some of Ireland’s most stunning scenery and enjoy a taste of remote and peaceful Irish wilderness. Another highlight of any visit to Ireland is the extraordinary Giant’s Causeway on the east coast. This is a UNESCO world heritage site where octagonal volcanic basalt columns
17 days
British Isles
Level 4 - Challenging