Top 10 Trek and Hiking Adventure Holidays
- 12 November 2015 12 November 2015
If you’re looking for a change of scenery, escape on one of our hiking and trekking holidays, for an exhilarating journey that will bring you closer to nature in the great outdoors. Fill your mind with wonder as you discover new surroundings and stretch those legs, reaping the rewards of a healthy hiking holiday in the great outdoors. Whether volcano hiking or jungle trekking, be inspired to get out of your comfort zone and explore nature as you traverse stunning landscapes around the world.
Portugal: The Oitavos Hiking Break
Hike coastal trails at The Oitavos
Stretch your legs as you explore the sheer beauty of the Portuguese Estoril coastline on an active luxury spa break which will leave you re-energised and relaxed. With an experienced trekking guide, discover the natural landscapes and unspoiled mountains of the Sintra Cascais as you experience breath-taking vistas and breathe in the fresh air. Leaving all the stresses of home life far behind, return after an eye-opening journey over mountains and cliffs to relax in the luxurious Oitavos Spa. Soothe tired muscles on this trekking holiday with a tranquillity massage, before unwinding in the seawater pool and Turkish baths.
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St. Lucia: St. Lucia Discover Recover
Explore with hiking and mountain biking in St. Lucia
Explore St Lucia on a hiking adventure holiday with an adrenaline-boosting climb of Gros Piton mountain, as you hike to the top for one of the most spectacular views on the island. With a choice of excursions, it’s easy to meet like-minded hikers if travelling solo on a singles holiday; opt for a 3-hour trek leading into the heart of the rainforest, where you’ll discover natural waterfalls and pools. Alternatively, take in a different view of the island during a coastal kayaking tour, jeep explorer safari or jungle biking trip, before returning to your wellness retreat and unwinding in the luxurious spa.
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Boost your fitness with daily guided hikes at Red Mountain Resort
Where better to indulge your love of adventure on a fitness holiday than within the magnificent Red Mountains of Utah. Benefit from the vast variety of fitness boosting activities on this trekking holiday, including daily mountain hikes, kickboxing and horseback riding, or pedal through the Red Mountains with fellow cyclists who enjoy mountain biking holiday as much as you do. After a day of adventure, restore your body and mind with group classes in yoga, Tai Chi and Pilates. Further enhance your well-being with holistic therapies at the luxury spa, designed to restore your energy and awaken your senses.
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Philippines: Philippines Discover Recover
Cool off after a hike in the crystal blue waters of the Philippines
For those craving the discovery of adventure holidays, this hiking holiday in the Philippines, might just be the destination for you. Experience a challenging trek through volcano territory as you traverse grounds towards the volcanic crater of Mt. Pinatubo. Sit back, relax and enjoy a delicious lunch with spectacular views of the crater, before trekking back to base. Experience the wonder of the Hidden Valley as you admire stunning flora and fauna, before swimming in natural waterfalls. Recover in luxury as you enjoy delicious raw vegan meals and rejuvenating spa treatments, to soothe and relax.
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Mexico: Rancho La Puerta
Enjoy a group hiking escape at Rancho La Puerta
Retreat to the Mexican hillsides of Baja California for a multi-activity holiday where you’ll never be short of things to do; with sports and group classes including tennis, beach volleyball, fitball and cardio-boxing. Surrounded by 3,000 acres of lush gardens, nestled in a beautiful mountain setting, explore your awe-inspiring surroundings on mountain hiking tours, or choose to travel a little further on mountain biking excursions. After an active day on your hiking holiday, relax with classes such as yoga and Pilates, before unwinding in the luxurious spa and settling down to an evening meal of delicious vegetarian cuisine.
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Bali: Bali Discover Recover
Trek through rice-paddies in Bali
For a taste of Balinese culture, embark on this hiking adventure holiday and discover the stunning landscapes of Bali as you journey through lush rice-paddies, passing rivers, small working villages and temples. Choose a sunrise volcano trek to Mount Batur’s crater and take in stunning views all the way up to the summit; after cooking eggs for breakfast on the volcano’s steam fissures. Alternatively, discover hidden gems whilst boosting fitness on a fascinating cycling tour away from the usual tourist routes. Recover at a choice of our Bali wellness retreats as you unwind with therapeutic spa treatments and wellness activities, such as yoga and Pilates.
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India: Ananda Active
Take in mountain views at Ananda in the Himalayas
Discover the incredible mountain landscapes of the Himalayas at this luxury retreat, on an activity holiday. where you can embark on personalised treks. All treks are tailored to challenge your body and mind on this hiking adventure holiday, whilst allowing you to experience the natural beauty of your stunning environment with your personal Ananda guide. During your stay, learn from expert personal trainers who will guide you along a path towards improved fitness, enhancing your hiking abilities and experience. Benefit from personalised yoga sessions to strengthen muscles, before indulging in rejuvenating spa treatments to revitalise a tired body and mind.
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Morocco: Morrocco Discover Recover
Discover cascading waterfalls as you trek the mountains of Morrocco
Delve into the rich culture and sublime surroundings of Morocco for an exotic hiking experience from our collection of Discover Recover holidays. Keep active on this hiking adventure holiday with treks through the breath-taking natural beauty of the Atlas Mountains, where you will witness blossoming trees, large lakes and traditional shelters, built within mountain rocks. Traverse tracks from Marrakech, leading through mountains and small villages, and passed landmarks such as the Side Chamarouch shrine. Adrenaline-junkies can try rope-sliding over the cliffs, and foodie enthusiasts can learn to create culinary delights during a traditional Moroccan cooking course.
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New Zealand: Aro Ha Wellness Adventure
Boost fitness with a sub-alpine hike at Aro Ha
For a hiking holiday with a touch of luxury, kick-start your adventure on an all-inclusive holiday, as you boost your fitness and explore the striking mountains of New Zealand. Begin your day with a morning yoga session to relax and calm your mind, before embarking on sub-alpine hikes to challenge your fitness. Shake up your hiking holiday by exploring the waters of the lake on a kayaking tour and boosting fitness with TRX strength-training sessions. Rejuvenate at this luxury wellness retreat with reviving spa treatments and deliciously healthy vegetarian cuisine, to refuel for another day of hiking adventures.
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Thailand: Soneva Kiri Fusion Fitness
Enjoy dining atop the green mountains of Thailand at Soneva Kiri
Design your own ideal hiking adventure holiday within the secluded paradise at Soneva Kiri on one of our tailor-made Fusion Fitness holidays. Discover stunning landscapes as you embark on waterfall treks, traversing through lush rainforests and bathing in cool, clear natural pools formed by the waterfalls. Choose a 2 hour nature walk to learn more about your natural surroundings whilst boosting your fitness or return to the resorts private beach and explore the coastline whilst paddle-boarding, kayaking and windsurfing. Unwind with rejuvenating massages and wellness activities, including meditation and Tai Chi, before watching spectacular sunsets as you dine in the tree-tops.
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