Created in 1985, Headwater is composed of a team of self-guided specialists, and provides a wide range of leisurely walking and cycling vacations to make you change your views and plans about your next getaway.
Discover the perfect combination conciliating recreation and discovery of amazing spots with a memorable walking or cycling trip.
Headwater allows you to travel across the UK, Europe, the Mediterranean and Bermuda , from forest rambles along plentiful paths to inspiring mountain and gorge hikes, each of our walking holidays offer incredible insights into some of the most beautiful and preserved corners around the world.
Our custom-made excursions suit for all levels of cyclist or walker and combine captivating routes, heavenly destinations and carefully selected accommodation including wonderful local cooking.
A Headwater walking trip is an incredible experience from which you’ll make unforgettable memories.
You can choose between a self-guided trip, an independent exploring, and a guided walking holiday within a small group, by following a qualified and knowledgeable guide.
The self-guided walking holiday gives you the opportunity to go once you feel ready, to stop when and where you like, and to visit the places you find interesting.
Headwater also recommends information on local attractions so you can take full advantage of your trip.
Anyway, for walking trips, Headwater’s local agents ensure the safe transport of your bags for you, from one hotel to the following.
By offering loads of appropriate circuits explore hidden, you are certain to experiment exceptional moments that will make you feel revitalized, relaxed and absorbed in the culture of the area you are exploring.
Cycling offers great opportunity for self-guided exploring, as you can follow any route of your choice, making good use of Headwater’s exhaustive way directions, GPS route navigation and meticulous maps.
Headwater’s recommended itineraries include quiet country footpaths, and contain carefully selected places found to be the most interesting: from cycling in France along countryside roads, attractive castles to seaside tracks and hidden coves on the gorgeous island of Sicily.
Well-designed, emission-free and pretty easy to use, Headwater provides electric bikes that can be very helpful to take the edge off discouraging hill climbs, very long distances or random unpleasant head wind!
On all their cycling holidays, Headwater provides explorers with route directions indicating instructions: landmarks are pointed out as well as distances and even confusing turnings are stressed! All is made to ensure you a peaceful journey.