Adventure of the Week, Cycling

Adventure of the Week – Land of the Conquistadors: Cycling the Paradors

22 Mar , 2017  

Conquistador Francisco Pizarro in Caceres

Go back in time and explore a region that was at the forefront of Spain’s historic ‘Golden Era’ on this week-long adventure that takes in the perfectly preserved medieval towns, restored medieval palaces, castles and convents of Extemadura.  In a nutshell Cycling through the rolling terrain of Extremadura by day with daily distances ranging between 32 […]

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Adventure of the Week, Discovery, Walking

Adventure of the Week – The Dingle Way

15 Mar , 2017  

The Dingle Peninsula

Wild and rugged coastlines, long sandy beaches, lush green fields of wildflowers and heather, the Blanket Islands, ruined castles, archaeological monuments, warm Irish hospitality, and plenty of Guinness. In County Kerry on the southwest coast of Ireland the Dingle Peninsula is a spectacular stretch of coastline that forms the westernmost point in Europe – National Geographic Traveller once […]

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Adventure of the Week, Discovery, Walking

Adventure of the Week – Via Francigena

1 Mar , 2017  

iew of Rome from Riserva Naturale di Monte Marion the Via Francigena.

The Via Francigena is an ancient pilgrimage route which, since medieval times, has connected Canterbury in the southeast of England to Rome. Macs Adventure’s take on the Via Francigena begins in the heart of the Alps on the Swiss border before taking pilgrims on an exhilarating tour through the unique Italian regions. The full Italian […]

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Adventure of the Week, Walking

Adventure of the Week – Classic Tour du Mont Blanc in Comfort

23 Feb , 2017  

Europe’s classic long distance trek the Tour du Mont Blanc passes through 3 countries and provides superb mountain views of the Mont Blanc Massif and the surrounding valleys. This version of the Tour du Mont Blanc is perfect for those who want to enjoy all of the Tour du Mont Blanc whilst staying in comfortable accommodations. In […]

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Adventure of the Week, Discovery, Walking

Adventure of the Week – Germany’s Romantic Road

13 Feb , 2017  

With Valentine’s Day fast approaching, this week we are focusing on those tours that are suitable for the young lovers, the nature lovers and the happy couples looking to get away. What better way to start than with a trip that brings together western history, art and culture on a walk through the beautiful Bavarian landscape. In […]

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Adventure of the Week, Discovery, Walking

Adventure of the Week – Meteora and the Pindos Mountains

8 Feb , 2017  

Discover the rocky pinnacles and cliff-top monasteries of the Meteora and the spell-binding mountain landscapes of the Pindos National Park in this walking tour in the north of Greece.  Where? The Meteora and Pindos mountains adventure begins in the shadows of the Meteora rocks in Kastraki, a UNESCO World Heritage Site due to the spectacular […]

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Adventure of the Week, Discovery, Walking

Adventure of the Week – Shikoku Pilgrimage Trail

1 Feb , 2017  

A bamboo forest along the Shikoku Pilgrimage Trail, Japan

Walk the highlights of the 88 Temple pilgrimage trail on the island of Shikoku. Starting in Kyoto and ending in Osaka, the Shikoku Pilgrimage Trail brings together the best of Japan including stays in lively cities and peaceful rural walking. Where? Kyoto is one of the world’s most culturally rich cities and is home to 24 […]

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Adventure of the Week, Drive & hike, Walking

Adventure of the Week – Drive & Hike: North Coast 500

25 Jan , 2017  

A Drive & Hike tour allows you to stop and explore wherever you wish, however on a 500 mile journey the options are endless which is why our walking options are designed to give you a real taste of the Scottish Highlands: the Old Man of Hoy teetering in the sea, the squawk of a […]

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Adventure of the Week, Cycling

Adventure of the Week – Danube Bike & Boat: Passau to Vienna

18 Jan , 2017  

The Danube Bike and Boat: Passau to Vienna tour is a relaxed cycling tour along a route that meanders eastward passing through quaint towns and villages towards two of the Danube’s great and historical cities; Vienna and Bratislava. Cycling during the day and sailing on an authentic river boat at night allows you to enjoy the […]

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Adventure of the Week, Cycling

Adventure of the Week – Lake Constance & The Danube

11 Jan , 2017  

Continuing with our celebration of the bicentenary of the bicycle we take a closer look at a cycling tour that is predominantly set in southwest Germany, the same region that the inventor Karl Drais was from. The Lake Constance & The Danube cycling tour involves bike rides on two of Europe’s top cycle paths with stunning […]

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Adventure of the Week, Walking

How fit do I need to be for the Tour du Mont Blanc?

20 May , 2014  

Acclaimed as one of Europe’s best Alpine treks, the Tour du Mont Blanc is on the bucket list of  many walkers. But so many people are put off the higher-level hiking tour because they worry they will not be fit enough, however with such a large range of itineraries Macs Adventure are allowing increasing numbers […]

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