Go Ice Climbing in France
If you’re fond of winter activities head to the French Alps! You can go husky sledding, skiing, and even sleep in an igloo. If you have the stamina, then go for something more intense, like ice-climbing, where beginners can learn how to scale a frozen waterfall in three days. Advanced climbers can choose the more challenging ice cliffs.
Action-packed Tours in Gozo, Malta
How about a quick, action-packed trip!? Well, there are plenty of activities to choose from. There’s kayaking, hiking, cycling, climbing and abseiling, a Segway tour, and diving. Guests can explore Victoria (Gozo’s capital), the Ġgantija temples, and watch the spectacular sunset from the Dwejra Bay. Guests also have the option to upgrade to the nearby Ta’ Cenc Spa, which offers more activities and magnificent views of Malta and Comino. You can’t go wrong either way.
Horseback Riding in Spain
A company called In the Saddle, which claims to be “UK’s leading riding holiday and horseback safari specialist”, offers horse-riding holidays to the Sierra Nevada mountains in Andalucia. This place offers spectacular views of the Mediterranean on one side and beautiful peaks on the other. This trip includes three nights in the village of Bubión and one in Trevélez, the highest village in Spain. The trip covers around six hours of riding per day, with picnics and meals in hotels or local restaurants.
Hit the Waves and Go Kitesurfing in Sicily
Kitesurfing trips to locations like Greece and Spain are pretty common. But how about trying something different by taking a trip to the Lo Stagnone nature reserve near Marsala in Sicily, Italy. They offer various packages, with one for beginners that includes 12 hours of lessons, equipment, and a stay at the Santa Maria Hotel. Intermediate and Advanced kitesurfers can opt for improver lessons, and those who do not need any instruction can choose a cheaper package. All packages include a kitepass to access facilities such as showers, storage, launch and landing areas, and special activities such as a weekly barbecue.
Go Harcore Outdoors in Croatia
A stay in Ribnik, Croatia will provide you a plethora of outdoor activities to chose from, river rafting, cycling, fishing, and hiking. A local adventure park nearby also offers activities such as ziplining, BMX biking, and rope climbing.
Paddleboarding Women Retreat in County Derry
A company called Gutsy Girls organizes fun activities, holidays and retreats for women, including a paddleboarding adventure in Northern Ireland for all levels. This trip includes tours of the Roe and Bann rivers and a SUP surf lesson at Benone Strand. Gutsy Girls also offers a beginners’ lesson at a London canal, or tours in Croatia or Norway for more experienced paddleboarders.
Kayaking for Beginners in the Highlands
The first few days of this short weekend retreat arranged by Wilderness Scotland are spent practicing kayak strokes, and the last few days are spent on excursions to seal colonies on Shieldaig and Kishorn lochs. All meals are included, and the last night of the trip is spent at a local pub. Alternative trips are also available to more experienced kayakers.
Outdoor Fitness Activities in Pembrokeshire
Guests can enjoy a wide variety of outdoor fitness activities on the Pembrokeshire coast, courtesy of Preseli Ventures. Popular activities including swimming, surfing, kayaking, trail running, and coasteering. Accommodation is at an eco-lodge located in Abermawr valley, where guests will be treated to a selection of healthy home-cooked meals and drinks at the bar in the evenings.
Become an All-Star in Southeastern England
Beyonk is a travel adventure website that offers day trips and short adventures in different categories. Guests can choose from paddling, climbing, biking, hiking, and multi-activity. A canoeing and camping trip at the River Medway in Kent includes a 15 km/day paddle and cooking over an open fire.
Trail Running in Northern England
Jelley Legs offers trail running packages that include one or two personalized trail runs, training, kit, pacing, and navigation. Guests will stay at a B&B in Studley Roger, a small village home to England’s most scenic park runs.