Walk your way to relaxation and discover a quieter side of Europe. Time to think, time to breathe, time to reconnect with nature. We'll take care of the little details so you can relax, dine and be pampered in style. Enjoy fresh air, stunning scenery and gentle walks - this is relaxation on your terms.
Relaxing walking destinations
We've picked a few of our favourite walking destinations in Europe for you to explore. With stunning views and plenty of low-key walking, these places are perfect for relaxing strolls.
Best for lake views, easy and moderate walks
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St. Wolfgang is a picturesque town situated on the lakefront in the Salzkammergut region, known as Austria’s Lake District. You can relax here and stroll along its tree-lined shoreline with shops, cafés and restaurants, all close at hand.
Best for lakeside views, lake cruises and gentle walks
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Weggis is the perfect destination for a relaxing holiday on the shore of Lake Lucerne. This small town offers an impressive mountain panorama and a relaxed village feel. It is perfectly located for exploring nearby Lucerne, enjoying leisurely lunch cruises or gentle mountain strolls on Mt Rigi.
Best for boat rides, swimming and leisurely lakeside strolls
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Lake Bled is an ideal holiday destination for anyone seeking rest and relaxation.Take a swim in the lake, paddle a canoe across the lake or just relax on the shore and enjoy stunning views of Bled island and castle. A visit to Lake Bled is not complete without a stroll around the island that lies in its centre, with views across to Bled Castle as well as wonderful photo opportunities.
Best for thermal spas, museums, restaurants, moderate walking trails.
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Montecatini is the perfect place for a relaxing holiday. It has an historic thermal spa and, rumour has it, the waters have major health benefits. There are plenty of piazzas and attractions to explore; hop on the funicular and head up to Montecatini Alto where you’ll find some wonderful walking trails.
Get away from it all at these relaxing hotels. They offer the perfect place to unwind and enjoy peace, quiet and tranquillity.
Located in the centre of the village, Hotel Böglerhof is Alpbach’s leading hotel. You can expect attentive service and award-winning cuisine at this Tyrolean treasure dating back to the 15th century.
The Saalbacher Hof is a great choice if you want to stay in the centre of Saalbach, with good food and leisure facilities. Just 50 metres from the Schattberg and Bernkogel gondolas, it's ideally located for exploring all that the region has to offer at your own pace.
A beautiful and elegant hotel with a relaxing spa area and wellness centre. The staff at this hotel have a genuine interest in your wellbeing and maximising enjoyment during your stay. Set in a quiet location, opposite the Sunnegga Lift and bus stop to Matterhorn Paradise.
Hotel Rikli Balance is situated on a hill overlooking the scenic Lake Bled. With its heated swimming pools, Finnish saunas, experience showers and wellness rooms, this hotel is the perfect place to relax and unwind.
The Adler Spa Resort Dolomiti offers the opportunity to enjoy the scenic beauty of the Dolomites while taking advantage of all its luxurious amenities, including a wonderful spa, relaxing spa treatments and delicious food.
Experience everything that La Clusaz has to offer at this chalet-style hotel. The hotel is a mere two minute walk from the main street in La Clusaz, and offers convenient access to the resort's array of shops, restaurants and bars.
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✔️ New for 2023: enjoy two guided walks per week in selected resorts*.
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**Up to two guided walks per week are included in the following resorts: Mayrhofen, Seefeld, Saalbach & Hinterglemm, Chamonix, Morzine, Limone, Merano, Selva, Champoluc, Cervinia, Kranjska Gora, Grindelwald, Wengen, Zermatt, Funchal and Caniço. All walks are subject to availability of local guides, weather conditions and maximum numbers. Where we cannot confirm your preferred option in resort, we will endeavour to offer an alternative subject to the above conditions.