Europe Walking & Hiking Tours

Dramatic landscapes, old-world villages, stunning World Heritage sites, dynamic gateway cities and gracious local hosts await you on our Europe walking tours. Celebrate the rich cultures of five countries as you cruise the Danube River from Prague to Budapest, enjoying inspiring forays on foot along the way. Be awestruck by the power of nature in Iceland or captivated by Italy’s charms in Cinque Terre & Tuscany. Or island-hop along the sunny Dalmatian Coast, gaining insight into Croatia's history and traditions. Wherever you go, Backroads’ Europe walking tours are an incredible way to discover the old-world charm and hidden corners of the continent. 

The leader in active travel around the world, Backroads has been hosting hiking tours in Europe for decades. With options ranging from easygoing escapes to active adventures for avid hikers, we offers something for everyone. And our best-in-class support model, with two leaders and three vans on most trips, guarantees that you’ll have the flexibility to discover your destination at your own pace. Go the distance and reap the rewards or take a day off and relax by the pool or go shopping—it's your choice. Enjoy luxurious hotels and incredible local cuisine on our thoughtfully designed Europe walking tours. There’s no better way to explore than at your own pace with Backroads. 

 

Easygoing Walking Tour A Taste of Camino de Santiago
Dolce tempo
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A Taste of Camino de Santiago Easygoing Walking Tour

Dolce Tempo Journey from Portugal to Spain

Neighborhood scenery in Dolomites
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Brenta Dolomites Walking & Hiking Tour

Limestone Peaks, Alpine Lakes & Waterfalls in Italy’s Trento

Easygoing Walking Brittany & Normandy
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Brittany & Normandy Easygoing Walking Tour

Dolce Tempo Journey from France's D-Day Beaches to St-Malo

Brittany & Normandy, France
Walking & Hiking

Brittany & Normandy Walking & Hiking Tour

France's D-Day Beaches to St-Malo

Easygoing Walking Tour Cinque Terre & Tuscany
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Walking & Hiking

Cinque Terre & Tuscany Easygoing Walking Tour

Dolce Tempo Journey from Italy's Seaside to Tuscan Villages

Spanish Pyrenees to Costa Brava Walking & Hiking Tour
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Costa Brava to Spanish Pyrenees Walking & Hiking Tour

Catalonia's Beautiful Beaches & Stunning Peaks

Easygoing Walking Tour England
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Cotswolds England Easygoing Walking Tour

Dolce Tempo Journey among Castles, Gardens & the Cotswold Way

English countryside - Backroads England Walking and Hiking Tour
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Cotswolds England Walking & Hiking Tour

Castles, Gardens & the Cotswold Way

Croatia Walking & Hiking Tour
Walking & Hiking

Croatia Walking & Hiking Tour

Dalmatian Coast Odyssey - Dubrovnik to Hvar

Lake Fuschlsee, Salzkammergut, Austria, on a sunny summer day.
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Czech Republic & Austria Walking & Hiking Tour

The Sound of Music from Prague to Salzburg

Hiking in the Dolomites, Italy - Backroads
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Dolomites Walking & Hiking Tour

Fairy-Tale Villages amid Italy's Great Peaks

View of Tintagel island, Cornwall, England
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England's Cornwall Walking & Hiking Tour

White-Sand Beaches & Charming Coastal Villages in the Footsteps of King Arthur

Backroads French & Italian Alps Walking & Hiking Tour
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French & Italian Alps Walking & Hiking Tour

Geneva to Mont Blanc & Chamonix

French Pyrenees & Spain's Rioja Region Walking Tour
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French Pyrenees to Basque Country Walking & Hiking Tour

Sparkling Biarritz to Spain's Rioja Wine Region

Neuschwanstein Castle, Germany
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German & Austrian Alps Walking & Hiking Tour

Mountains, Lakes & Castles: Salzburg to Munich

Monemvasia, Peloponnese, Greece
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Greece’s Peloponnese Walking & Hiking Tour

Legendary Journey from the Mountains to the Mediterranean

Iceland Ocean Cruise Walking & Hiking Tour - Ponant Ship
Walking & Hiking

Iceland by Sea Ocean Cruise Walking & Hiking Tour

Passage to the Land of Fire & Ice

Small Luxury Ships
Iceland Walking & Hiking Tours
Walking & Hiking

Iceland Walking & Hiking Tour

Waterfalls, Volcanoes & Geothermal Activity

Easygoing Walking Tour Ireland
Dolce tempo
Walking & Hiking

Ireland Easygoing Walking Tour

Dolce Tempo Journey - Cork, Killarney & Ancient Celtic Gems