Guided Walking in Britain
in the South-West tip of England, Cornwall offers legendary walking.
Coastal paths wind along cliff-tops, past golden beaches and atmospheric
old fishing ports. Inland, we find beautiful gardens and
historic houses. The walking holidays are based for a week in the
delightful town of St Ives.
2019: Guided walking Holidays operate weekly starting
Saturdays from April – October.
Walkers stay at the same
hotel for seven nights.
different guided walks are offered each day. You choose according
to your fitness and ability.
Prices: Book before Oct 31 809 GBP per person for one week based on
double occupancy. Book after Oct 31 - the price is 879 GBP.
Non-member associate fee 10 GBP per person.
Single rooms with no single supplement are offered but with limited
GENTLE WALKING HOLIDAY is offered 19 - 26 October
There are special WALKING WITH SIGHTSEEING holidays 11 - 18
May, 13 - 20 July and 7-14 Sept.
Walks: include cliff-top paths, beach, riverside and woods as
well as villages. Three choices of guided walks are offered each day.
- Easier walks
- 6.5 miles up
to 850 ft of ascent over a day.
- Medium walks 6 - 9 miles
up to 1700 ft of ascent over a day.
- Harder walks 7 - 12.5 miles
up to 2400
ft of ascent over a day.
When you are not walking:
to visit include the Merry Maidens Stone Circle, the cliff castle of Treryn Dinas,
a seal sanctuary and Trengwainton Gardens. Explore St Ives' maze of quaint, narrow
streets and its art galleries including
Tate Gallery. Enjoy an evening theatre performance at the outdoor
, meaning "house by the sea" in Cornish, is certainly an appropriate
name for this characteristic seaside hotel.
From the panoramic
lounge and the dining room the view stretches across the golden sands
of St Ives Bay. There is a heated outdoor pool.
A short walk takes you
down to the bustling centre of St Ives - a delightful town, with art
galleries, a colourful harbour and glorious sandy beaches.
are included.with a generous self-select picnic lunch and three-course
evening meal including a vegetarian option.