4 New Group Walking Trips
BY KATE WAHNSCHAFFE — Spring 2018
Active travel company Butterfield & Robinson adds four group walking trips this year, with itineraries in Spain’s Basque Country; Holland, the Netherlands; Italy’s Dolomites mountain range; and India.
The “Basque Country Walking” itinerary takes travelers hiking from oceans to mountains, reaching altitudes higher than 700 feet. Guests on the “Holland Walking” trip tour tulip farms, coastal dunes, and picturesque villages. During the “Dolomites Walking” trip in Italy’s mountain range, travelers explore the Alpe di Siusi plateau and the Alta Badia valley. “India Walking” takes guests from New Delhi to the rural lands of Rajasthan and includes a private tour of Mehrangarh Fort. Each from $4,995. 866-551-9090; butterfield.com
DIY EXPEDITION: If you want to create your own adventure, explore the English meadows, woodlands, and gardens of five Cotswolds counties on B&R’s new “Cotswolds Self-Guided Walking” journey. The six-day itinerary gives travelers the freedom to go at their own pace. From $3,995.
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