Discover the best selection of active holidays Cycling, walking and active family holidays throughout Europe

The best way to go on an active holiday

Book a cycling or walking holiday with us and we will take care of the rest. We reserve your hotels along the route for you, provide quality bike hire options and transport your luggage during the journey. You will receive detailed travel documents and GPX files on each holiday. This is the best way to go on an active holiday with over 100 cycling and walking tours.

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Our active holiday destinations

Find out more about our active holiday destinations throughout Europe

We have a wide choice of active holidays throughout Europe including cycling and walking holidays along popular trails, routes and destinations. Many tours have easy-to-reach starting points by plane or train. Contact us to find out more about what's included on each tour.

Popular cycling holiday routes

Cycle along Europe's most famous cycle routes and cross-border trails

We have self-guided cycle tours along Europe's most famous cycling holiday routes including the Danube Cycle Path, cross-border routes such as the Alpe-Adria Cycle Path, the EuroVelo 15 Rhine Cycle Route, and exciting new routes such as the Kattegat Cycle Path in Sweden.   

Popular walking holiday trails and routes

We have self-guided hiking tours along Europe's most popular and well-known walking trails including the Camino de Santiago in Spain, the Rheinsteig in Germany, the Lechweg in Austria as well as long-distance hiking tours such as the trans-Alp E5 route and the GR221 in Majorca,

Our active holiday services

Why book with Active on Holiday?

Personal welcome

Personal welcome briefings are provided at the start of your holiday. We will hand over your rental bike and any necessary equipment. We'll also explain more about your itinerary and luggage transport.

Luggage transport

You will not need to carry your suitcase whilst on tour and you can use a small day backpack or pannier. We will transport your bags from hotel to hotel using our included daily transport service.

Travel documents and GPS

You will receive an extensive route description pack upon arrival. This includes route maps, descriptions, and information about cultural and culinary highlights. You can also request GPX files too.

Our routes

We invest a lot of time and money in selecting and developing all routes. This allows us to guarantee that you’ll follow the most beautiful trails. We also provide our signage along the route.


All hotels are checked by us several times per year. We carefully select hotels that focus on the needs of our active customers with excellent facilities close to the routes or trails.

Service Hotline

During your holiday, you can reach our Service Hotline 24 hours a day to help you in case of problems. You’ll be able to travel knowing that there is always someone to contact.