Journey off the beaten track on this glorious all-day countryside hike
• Explore the sublime Avon Valley on foot
• See the Bronze Age Fort Hill and Neolithic Long Barrow burial site
• Views of Wales from certain viewpoints on clear days
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For those who really love an adventure, this full-day trip takes you from Bath’s storied waterways, up Solsbury Hill and Charmy Down and far, far beyond. Covering 33km, you’ll see some of the West Country’s most perfect and picturesque scenery and lots of hidden gems including Bronze Age forts. From the spectacular Avon Valley to Gloucestershire’s St Catherine’s Valley and part of the fabled 102-mile Cotswold Way footpath, you’ll also hear many stories of England’s dramatic history. The tour takes 8 hours and requires a moderate level of fitness. Your friendly guides are the best in the business and include former British army and Royal Marine officers.
- English speaking guide
- Digital photo package
Other important info:
Refunds and changes: permitted with at least seven days notice.
The meeting point will be supplied upon booking.
One guide to every eight guests.
This tour is best suited for experienced walkers.
Bring water, medication, sunglasses, sunscreen, snacks, warm and waterproof clothes and a small backpack.
Packed lunches available on request for an additional £6. Please book in advance. Unfortunately gluten-free and vegan dietary needs cannot be catered for.
This tour is also available privately at a time and date to suit you. Please contact us: email@example.com