Spain

This bike tour combines the rich history of the Big Three of Andalusia: Seville, Cordoba and Granada with enjoyable cycle rides through contrasting landscapes. Our route passes through mountain valleys, olive groves and vineyards, high plains and spectacular canyons. It includes two nights in a unique cave hotel.

Andalusia features some of the finest walking in Spain, being the most mountainous region of the entire country. Excellent climate, very diverse scenery between the Sierras of Grazalema or El Torcal and beautiful historic towns such as Ronda, Sevilla and Granada make a fabulous blend of elements for an unforgettable walking trip to the south of Spain.

Following the route of ancient pilgrims we cycle sections of the legendary trail to Santiago de Compostela - the resting place of Saint James. The trip follows the last 200 kilometres of the scenic route through northern Spain, starting on the high plains of the Castilian meseta. We ascend into the fertile region of the Bierzo and traverse the rolling hills of Galicia to the delightful city of Santiago.

The Camino Santiago has been enjoying a strong revival in the last 20 years. Pilgrims and people from all walks of life come to live the experience. We offer you the chance to get into the spirit for a shorter time, with 6 walks covering the last 115km to Santiago de Compostela. Suggested accommodation is in hotels of 2 and 3 star category throughout.

Our new tour Photo-tourism explores the vibrant city of Barcelona through the lens. The focus is set to capture the past and present soul of the old town from different angles and with different lights. In the evening sessions we analyse the photos taken during the day and give some background theory.

This tour explores the essentials of Catalonia: “Mar i Muntanya” (sea & mountain) From the foothills of the Pyrenees it runs along the Via Verde through northern Spain's volcanic countryside and ancient walled villages to the port town of Sant Feliu de Guixols on the Mediterranean coast. We stroll through the medieval back streets in Girona and the Ramblas in Barcelona.

Catalonia is far more than just Barcelona and the coast. On this trip we offer a combination of cultural exploration of the capitals fine medieval towns such as Girona and Santa Pau or the unique world of Salvador Dali´s Theatre Museum in Figueres with very diverse walking in the serrated mountain of Montserrat, along the north coast and in La Garrotxa with its extinct volcanoes.

The Catalan Pyrenees can boast soaring peaks topping 3000m and lush meadows, streams and waterfalls, impressive glacial valleys and medieval mountain villages. Based in two family run hotels we will explore the surroundings of the National Park Aigües Tortes. Back after the day's walk, we can enjoy the delicious local food.

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  • Duration: 8 days

The small region of La Rioja is probably the most famous wine producing area in Spain, with some of the most innovative bodegas in the country. With good access from Bilbao airport it makes for a great escape with the chance to for sample some great wines, explor the surrounding hills on foot and take in some cultural highlights such as the iconic Guggenheim museum in Bilbao, the Camino Santiago or the spectacular wine museums of Dinastia Vivanco and Ontañon in Logroño.

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  • Duration: 10 days

This unique trip through north-eastern Spain starts on the Atlantic coast and ends on the Mediterranean in Barcelona. Along the way we will explore some of the finest wine producing areas in Spain and combine this with a couple of pleasant and undemanding walks.

A unique, authentic tour between the two emblematic cities of Madrid and Porto heading down river through the Duero valley, walking and discovering beautiful landscapes and visiting great wineries….