Walking and hiking Holidays

Walking and hiking holidays

Fresh air, open spaces and spectacular views

It’s all waiting to be discovered on a walking holiday in Europe. Just grab a map, pull on your boots, and let nature be your entertainment as you wander through hills, mountains, countryside and riverside.

And with over 150 parcs in the best locations, there’s no better place to start your journey than Eurocamp.


Why choose a walking and hiking holiday?

Walking and hiking holidays

Spot wildlife

Always wanted to see flamingos in the wild? Birds of prey gliding in the updrafts? Deer grazing on alpine pastures? It’s all possible on a walking holiday in Europe.

Walking and hiking holidays

Soak up the view

Walk this way to discover miles of unspoiled landscapes, the perfect vantage point to watch the sunset, and secluded spots to unfurl your picnic rug.

Walking and hiking holidays

Wide open spaces

Walking holidays take you away from busy towns, crowded beaches and bustling resorts and into fresh air, open countryside and spectacular scenery.


Best regions for walking and hiking holidays

Whether you’re looking for your next challenge or you’re looking to explore at a more leisurely pace, we’ve got parcs in perfect spots.

Walking and hiking holidays

Wander between vineyards, walk among wildlife in the forests or roam alongside rivers. These regions pack plenty of treats to discover on low-intensity walking trails.

Walking and hiking holidays

It’s no surprise that the Loire has been called the Garden of France. Its walking routes take you past wineries, chateaux, historic villages and stunning countryside. The landscape is smooth, making it perfect for gentle strolls.

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Walking and hiking holidays

Hillier than the Loire but not as steep and rocky as the Pyrenees, the Dordogne promises breathtaking views for all, whatever your walking ability. Enjoy languid days sauntering along the river or exploring the surrounding forest.

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Walking and hiking holidays

Add an extra dose of adventure to beach days by following coastal footpaths around rugged clifftops, discovering hidden coves and beaches only accessible by foot.

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Walk in the footsteps of 19th Century customs officers patrolling Brittany’s 2000km long coastline. The GR34 hiking trail takes you all the way from Mont-St-Michel to Saint Nazaire, via the Pink Granite Coast and non-stop sea views.

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Walking and hiking holidays

Aromatic pine trees to the west, iridescent waters to the east. Costa Brava’s footpaths connect coast and country, taking you through miles of untamed landscape and rocky shores. And there are plenty of secluded beaches to discover too.

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Walking and hiking holidays

Reach Europe’s most impressive peaks and its most remote locations on a hiking holiday in the mountains.

Walking and hiking holidays

Switzerland’s rugged terrain, unspoiled beauty and glimmering glacial waters attract walkers from around the world. Steep mountain paths and snow-covered tops will challenge confident hikers, but the panoramic views are well worth the effort.

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The French Alps, camping holidays in France, walking and hiking holidays in France

With 28 mountains to explore, the French Alps are a paradise for intrepid hikers. Wander away from the ski resorts and you’ll find mile after mile of untamed nature. You might even meet an ibex or mountain goat along your way!

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Hiking locations selected by our experts

Make a stay at one of these parcs part of your hiking adventure. They’re fantastic locations to explore on foot, and we’ve created guides of our favourite routes starting at or near them.

Download these walking routes from 'My Eurocamp' before you go and you’ll be all set! But please remember to pack a map and compass too – we’ve made every effort to make sure these routes are correct but we can’t accept responsibility for any inaccuracies.

castell montgri campsite, costa brava

Castell Mongri, Costa Brava

jungfrau campsite, switzerland

Jungfrau Campsite, Switzerland

le pommier campsite, ardeche

Le Pommier, Ardeche

Walking and hiking holidays

Domaine de Chalain, Jura

La Ravoire campsite, holidays in France, walking and hiking holidays in France

La Ravoire, French Alps

domaine de la breche campsite, loire

Domaine de la Brèche, Loire

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Les Fontaines, French Alps


Walking and hiking holiday inspiration

The Pyrenees, camping holidays in France, walking and hiking holidays in France

Our Favourite Pyrenees Places

Find out the best things to see and do on a walking holiday to the Pyrenees

http://blog.eurocamp.co.uk/favourite-pyrenees-places

walking and hiking holidays

Walking Holidays for Beginners

If you’re looking for your first walking holiday, these destinations are a great place to start.

http://blog.eurocamp.co.uk/walking-holidays-for-beginners

Camping holidays in Switzerland, walking and hiking holidays in Switzerland

Switzerland holidays: 7 spectacular experiences

Don’t miss these adventures on your hiking holiday to Switzerland.

http://blog.eurocamp.co.uk/switzerland-holidays-7-spectacular-experiences