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    Walking & Hiking

Walking Tours and Hiking Trips

Our walking tours and hiking trips will immerse you in the culture and natural beauty of a destination. From traditional Andean villages to rain forest trails, when you travel with Backroads you connect deeply with a region, becoming part of its everyday life, observing details that typical tourists miss and enjoying spontaneous encounters along the way.
New in 2017: Arches & Canyonlands Walking & Hiking Tour | Canadian Rockies Heli-Hiking Tour | Crater Lake Walking & Hiking Tour | Dolomites Hut-to-Hut Hiking Tour |Iceland Ocean Cruise Walking & Hiking Tour | Iceland Walking & Hiking Tour | Galapagos, Andes & Amazon River Cruise Walking Tour | Japan Walking & Hiking Tour | Mallorca Walking & Hiking Tour | Portugal's Douro River Cruise Walking Tour | Salzburg to Munich Walking & Hiking Tour | Sedona Walking & Hiking Tour | Tuscany & Umbria Walking & Hiking Tour | Zion & Snow Canyon Walking & Hiking Tour

Amalfi Coast Italy Walking and Hiking Tours

Amalfi Coast Walking & Hiking Tour

The Sorrentine Peninsula to the Isle of Capri
C Classic Premiere Inns | Casual Inns
Cinque Terre and Tuscany Italy Walking and Hiking Tour

Cinque Terre & Tuscany Walking & Hiking Tour

From the Ligurian Coast to Timeless Tuscany
C Classic Casual Inns
B Family Breakaway Casual Inns
Dolomites Hut to Hut Hiking Tour

Dolomites Hut-to-Hut Hiking Tour

Alpine Bliss in Northern Italy
C Classic NEW Casual Inns
Dolomites Walking and Hiking Tour

Dolomites Walking & Hiking Tour

Mountain Majesty in Northern Italy
C Classic Premiere Inns
B Family Breakaway Premiere Inns
French and Italian Alps walking and hiking tour

French & Italian Alps Walking & Hiking Tour

Mont Blanc, Megève to Chamonix & Courmayeur
C Classic Premiere Inns
Italian Lakes Walking and Hiking Tour

Italian Lakes Walking & Hiking Tour

A Stylish Sojourn in the Lake District
C Classic Premiere Inns
Piedmont and Portofino walking and hiking tour

Piedmont to Portofino Walking & Hiking Tour

From Alpine Foothills to the Ligurian Coast
C Classic Premiere Inns
Tuscany Active Culinary Walking and Hiking Tour

Tuscany Active Culinary Walking Tour

A Gourmet Adventure in Bella Toscana
C Classic Casual Inns
Tuscany and Umbria Walking and Hiking Tour

Tuscany & Umbria Walking & Hiking Tour

Ancient Footpaths in Medieval Italy
C Classic NEW Premiere Inns
Brittany and Normandy France walking hiking tour

Brittany & Normandy Walking & Hiking Tour

D-Day History & the Idyllic Emerald Coast
C Classic Premiere Inns
French and Italian Alps walking and hiking tour

French & Italian Alps Walking & Hiking Tour

Mont Blanc, Megève to Chamonix & Courmayeur
C Classic Premiere Inns
French Pyrenees And Spains Rijoa Region Walking Tour

French Pyrenees & Spain's Rioja Region Walking & Hiking Tour

From Seaside Biarritz to Art-Infused Bilbao
C Classic Premiere Inns
Provence France Active Culinary walking tour

Provence Active Culinary Walking Tour

Flavorful Luberon, Les Baux & Windswept Alpilles
C Classic Premiere Inns
Provence walking and hiking tour

Provence Walking & Hiking Tour

From Les Baux to the Luberon
C Classic Premiere Inns
Provence and Costa Brava walking and hiking tour

Provence to Costa Brava Walking & Hiking Tour

From Sunny Southern France to Beguiling Barcelona
C Classic Casual Inns
Portugal and Spain walking and hking tour

A Taste of Camino de Santiago Walking & Hiking Tour

Inspiring Encounters in Portugal & Spain
C Classic Premiere Inns
B Family Breakaway NEW Premiere Inns
Provence and Costa Brava walking and hiking tour

Provence to Costa Brava Walking & Hiking Tour

From Sunny Southern France to Beguiling Barcelona
C Classic Casual Inns
Mallorca Spain walking and hiking tour

Mallorca Walking & Hiking Tour

Mediterranean Sea & Tramuntana Mountains
C Classic NEW Premiere Inns
Spanish Pyrenees and Costa Brava Walking and Hiking Tour

Spanish Pyrenees to Costa Brava Walking & Hiking Tour

Barcelona, Mediterranean Beaches & Catalonia's Peaks
C Classic Premiere Inns
B Family Breakaway NEW Premiere Inns
French Pyrenees And Spains Rijoa Region Walking Tour

French Pyrenees & Spain's Rioja Region Walking & Hiking Tour

From Seaside Biarritz to Art-Infused Bilbao
C Classic Premiere Inns
Dalmatian Coast Walking and hiking Tour

Dalmatian Coast Walking & Hiking Tour

Dubrovnik, the Croatian Islands & Split
C Classic Casual & Premiere Inns
Czech Republic and Austria Walking and Hiking Tour

Czech Republic & Austria Walking & Hiking Tour

From Prague to Austrian Peaks & Salzburg
C Classic Casual & Premiere Inns
B Family Breakaway Casual & Premiere Inns
Danube River Cruise Walking and Hiking Tour

Danube Cobblestones & Countryside River Cruise Walking & Hiking Tour

Prague to Budapest - Czech Republic, Germany, Austria, Slovakia & Hungary
C Classic Premiere Ship
England walking and hiking tour

England Walking & Hiking Tour

Rambling in the Bucolic Cotswolds
C Classic Premiere Inns
Salzburg to Munich Walking & Hiking Tour

Salzburg to Munich Walking & Hiking Tour

Mountains, Lakes & Castles of Bavaria & Tyrol
C Classic NEW Premiere Inns
Iceland Ocean Cruise walking and hiking tour

Iceland Ocean Cruise Walking & Hiking Tour

Passage to the Land of Fire & Ice
C Classic Premiere Ship
Iceland Walking and Hiking Tour

Iceland Walking & Hiking Tour

Natural Wonders of the Southwestern Coast
C Classic Premiere Inns
Iceland Walking and Hiking Tour

Iceland Walking & Hiking Tour

Waterfalls, Emerald Green Mountains & Ancient Volcanoes in Northern Iceland
C Classic NEW Premiere Inns
B Family Breakaway NEW Premiere Inns
Ireland Walking and Hiking Tour

Ireland Walking & Hiking Tour

The Marvels of County Kerry
C Classic Premiere Inns
B Family Breakaway NEW Premiere Inns
Norway walking and hiking tour

Norway Walking & Hiking Tour

Mountains, Glaciers & Fjords
C Classic Casual Inns
B Family Breakaway Casual Inns
Douro River Cruise Walking and Hiking Tour

Portugal's Douro River Cruise Walking & Hiking Tour

Stunning Salamanca to Vibrant Porto
C Classic Premiere Ship
Switzerland walking and hiking tour

Switzerland Walking & Hiking Tour

A Summer Adventure in the Swiss Alps
C Classic Premiere Inns
B Family Breakaway Premiere Inns
Candian Rockies Heli-Hiking Tour

Canadian Rockies Heli-Hiking Tour

Glaciers & Lakes from Banff to the Columbia Mountains
C Classic NEW Premiere Inns
B Family Breakaway NEW Premiere Inns
Canadian Rockies Walking and Hiking Tour

Canadian Rockies Walking & Hiking Tour

Banff, Kootenay & Yoho National Parks
C Classic Premiere Inns
Nova Scotia Walking and Hiking Tour

Nova Scotia Walking & Hiking Tour

Journey from the Bay of Fundy to the South Shore
C Classic Casual Inns
Alaska Walking and Hiking Tour

Alaska's Kenai Peninsula Walking & Hiking Tour

From Homer to Seward
C Classic Casual Inns
B Family Breakaway Casual Inns
Sedona Arizona walking and hiking tour

Arizona: Sedona Walking & Hiking Tour

Red Rocks, Blue Sky & Desert Retreats
C Classic NEW Premiere Inns
California Wine Country Active Culinary Walking Tour

California Wine Country Active Culinary Walking Tour

Vineyards & Farm-to-Table Delights in Napa & Sonoma
C Classic Premiere Inns
Palm Springs and Joshua Tree Walking and Hiking Tour

California: Palm Springs & Joshua Tree Walking & Hiking Tour

Southern California's Dramatic Desert
C Classic Premiere Inns
Yosemite walking and hiking tour

California: Yosemite Walking & Hiking Tour

The Natural Splendors in California's Sierra Nevada
C Classic Premiere Inns
B Family Breakaway NEW Premiere Inns
Maui and Lanai Hawaii walking and hiking tour

Hawaii: Maui & Lanai Walking & Hiking Tour

From Dazzling Coastline to a Majestic Volcano
C Classic Premiere Inns
Glacier and Waterton Lakes walking and hiking tour

Montana: Glacier & Waterton Lakes Walking & Hiking Tour

Turquoise Lakes & Glacial Peaks in Montana & Alberta
C Classic Casual Inns
B Family Breakaway NEW Casual Inns
North Carolina Walking and Hiking Tour

North Carolina & South Carolina: Blue Ridge Mountains Walking & Hiking Tour

Greenville to Asheville
C Classic Premiere Inns
Oregon: Crater Lake Walking & Hiking Tour

Oregon: Crater Lake Walking & Hiking Tour

Amid Central Oregon's Cascades
C Classic NEW Premiere & Casual Inns
Utah and Colorado walking and hiking tour

Utah & Colorado: Arches & Canyonlands Walking & Hiking Tour

Red-Rock Majesty in Utah & Colorado
C Classic NEW Casual Inns
Bryce and Zion Canyon walking and hiking tour

Utah: Bryce & Zion Walking & Hiking Tour

Utah's Phenomenal National Parks
C Classic Casual Inns
Zion and Snow Canyon Walking and Hiking Tour

Utah: Zion & Snow Canyon Walking & Hiking Tour

Southwest Utah's Red-Rock Splendor
C Classic NEW Casual Inns
Vermont walking and hiking tour

Vermont Walking & Hiking Tour

Among Fall Colors from Manchester to Woodstock
C Classic Premiere Inns
San Juan Islands, Victoria & Olympic National Park Walking & Hiking Tour

Washington & British Columbia: San Juan Islands, Victoria & Olympic National Park Walking & Hiking

A Classic Taste of the Pacific Northwest
C Classic Premiere & Casual Inns
Yellowstone and Tetons Walking and Hiking Tour

Wyoming: Yellowstone & Tetons Walking & Hiking Tour

Exploring the Wyoming Wilderness
C Classic Casual & Premiere Inns
B Family Breakaway NEW Casual & Premiere Inns
Patagonia Walking & Hiking Tour

Patagonia Walking & Hiking Tour

Among Glaciers & Andean Mountain Peaks in Argentina
C Classic Premiere Inns
Colombia Walking and Hiking Tour

Colombia Walking & Hiking Tour

From the Iconic Coffee Triangle to Romantic Cartagena
C Classic Casual Inns
Cuba Walking and Hiking tour

Cuba People-to-People Walking & Hiking Tour

Enchanting Varadero Coast to Matanzas & Havana
C Classic Casual & Premiere Inns
Galapagos, Andes & Amazon River Cruise Walking Tour

Ecuador: Galapagos, Andes & Amazon River Cruise Walking Tour

Extraordinary Wildlife & Ancient Culture
C Classic Premiere Inns & Ship
B Family Breakaway Premiere Inns & Ship
Peru trekking tour

Peru Trekking Tour

Lodge-to-Lodge Trekking from Cusco to Machu Picchu
C Classic Premiere Inns
Peru walking and hiking tour

Peru Walking & Hiking Tour

The Wonders of Cusco, the Sacred Valley & Machu Picchu
C Classic Premiere Inns
B Family Breakaway Premiere Inns
Bhutan Walking and Hiking Tour

Bhutan Walking & Hiking Tour

A Secluded Himalayan Oasis
C Classic Premiere Inns
Japan Walking & Hiking Tour

Japan Walking & Hiking Tour

Imperial Kyoto & the Northern Alps
C Classic Premiere Inns
New Zealand Walking and Hiking Tour

New Zealand Walking & Hiking Tour

South Island Paradise
C Classic Casual Inns
Vietnam and Cambodia walking tour

Vietnam & Cambodia Walking & Hiking Tour

Majestic Ruins, Imperial Cities & Ancient Traditions
C Classic Premiere Inns
Namibia & Zimbabwe Active Safari Walking Tour

Namibia & Zimbabwe Safari Walking & Hiking Tour

An Active Adventure from the Namib Desert to Victoria Falls
C Classic NEW Premiere Inns
B Family Breakaway NEW Premiere Inns