Discover the Lake District on guided hiking trips
There are few places in England that inspire and captivate as nonchalantly as the Lake District. Blessed with abundant natural splendour it is arguably the most loved region of the country and a great place to get out and explore. If you are one who enjoys wandering across rolling green hills, strolling through deep valleys and relaxing on lake shores then read on for recommendations of great hiking trips.
Since 1997 Curlew Guided Walking has been organising excellent hiking trips and walking holidays throughout the Lake District. All holidays include 7-nights double-occupancy bed and breakfast accommodation, 5-days of walking with a knowledgeable guide, 1 free day to explore as you wish, complimentary lunch on walking days and transfers. One popular break is the South Lakeland holiday with prices starting from £425 per person. This tour is also available as a 3-night package from £235 per person. Another fine package is the North Lakeland holiday. Prices for this walk start from £490 per person for 7-nights.
For more details and itineraries visit www.curlewguidedwalking.co.uk.
Another company offering excellent hiking trips is Pathways Walks. This reputable tour operator currently runs two guided walks in the Lake District; The Strider, 6-nights plus 6-days guided walking, and The Abbey Lands Way, 5-nights plus 5-days guided walking. Both tours cost £595 per person, which includes accommodation, dinner bed and breakfast, packed lunches and an experienced guide. Pathway Walks also run a shorter 2-day walk that runs both midweek and at the weekend. Prices for this package range from £115 to £125 depending on available accommodation.
Visit www.pathwayswalks.co.uk for further information on these walks.