Adventure holidays in Europe – the most amazing and the most unusual!
If you are looking for adventure, Europe is home to some of the most exciting tours and excursions, from hiking through lemon groves to walking with bears.
Here are some of the best adventure holidays in Europe:
Discover the highlights of Italy’s Amalfi coast on foot
The Amalfi Coast is one of the most beautiful coastlines in Europe. Walking the ancient hillsides and lemon groves, sampling incredible food and wine is just amazing. You will start
at the Agerola Plain and visit cute towns such as Positano, Ravello and Amalfi. You will also visit the remains of Pompeii under the towering volcanic cone of Mount Vesuvius.
Carpathian Walking with Bears
For a really serious adventure holiday in Europe – that is the most amazing and unusual
Experience. Then hike through this wild and fascinating region. Almost half the European population of Brown bears is said to be in the Carpathian Mountains. Your days will be spent on fabulous walks, through stunning canyons, forests and Saxon villages in search of Brown bears and also explore the mediaeval town of Brasov including Bran castle, well known as the home of Count Dracula.
This is another adventure holiday in Europe that is a most amazing and unusual experience! Walk on Mt Etna and see the volcanic activity on Stromboli. You will visit Aeolian Islands with their amazing active volcanoes, black beaches and thermal springs. The weeklong trip will take you to see the archipelago’s best islands: Lipari, with its ancient ruins, Vulcano, with its craters and stunning displays of its explosive activity. On the mainland you will visit Taormina and trek up Mount Etna (3350m), the highest and most active volcano in Europe.
Finnish Wilderness Week
Here you can relax in the heart of Oulanka National Park where the base ‘Camp Oulanka’ is situated. It is the only accommodation for miles in this region and you will get back to nature and enjoy a variety of unusual winter activities in this beautiful area including dog sledding through the snow-flaked forests of the nearby Riisitunturi National Park.
Dolomites Water sports Short Break Including White Water Rafting and Canoeing
A wonderful range of water sports set in the Italian Dolomites make this an adventure holiday in Europe that is the most amazing and unusual experience! Stay at the 3* Dolomiti Camping Village in lovely accommodation that includes breakfast. You will experience the superb thrill of white water rafting with experienced instructors and a guided canoeing excursion that travels through the amazing mountain gorges of the Rio Novella.
Multi-activity Holiday on Lake Garda with Canyoning, Paddle boarding and more!
If you are not one to sit still and relax on holiday then this is for you! Staying four nights on the fabulous Lake Garda, in a lovely 3*hotel right on the lake shore. Take a canyoning excursion and if you can manage it, a stand up paddle board lesson. There is also a guided bike tour and a one hour use of the hotel’s clay tennis court.
Estonia Fitness Week
This is a running focused fitness week that aims to improve your stamina! The week starts in the beautiful capital of Tallinn, staying in a wonderful spa hotel. The training will start with various running and spin classes. Next it is off to Otepaa, a small town in the southern Estonian hills for different cardio exercises whilst exploring the enchanting region; from running through forest trails to swimming in magnificent lakes.
Presolana Ski Break in the Orobie Alps
You will stay in a 4 star family-run Hotel on BB Basis with Ski Pass Ski Hire and Orio al Serio airport return transfer. Your hotel will be situated near the ski piste or actually in the town of Presolana This is a fantastic ski resort ideally suitable for both beginners and experienced skiers. You will also experience skiing down the sunny slopes of Monte Pora.