European Hikes from Sea to Summit with National Geographic Expeditions

European Hikes from Sea to Summit with National Geographic Expeditions

Europe, Anywhere · About Outdoor Activities

Explore the landscapes and cultures of Europe on foot, and get closer than ever to this extraordinary continent. Walk in the footsteps of Spanish pilgrims, Scottish kings, and visionary Italian artists, or experience distinctive traditions and cuisines along the coast of Croatia or in the heart of the Alps.

On National Geographic Expedition's newest adventure, trek the spectacular Alpe-Adria Trail from the foot of Austria’s highest mountain, through Slovenia’s lush forests, to Italy’s Adriatic coast. From Alpine meadows to idyllic vineyards, witness incredible natural wonders and delve into history at World War II battlefields and remote mountain chapels.

Discover the many places your feet can take you, and find inspiration for autumn in this roundup of top fall hiking trips in Europe.

Some dates still available for Fall 2019!
Or ask us about the 2020 hiking/walking season.


Grab your gear and head into the wilderness with National Geographic!

On our active hiking expeditions, you'll venture off the beaten path in spectacular places around the globe, following in the footsteps of National Geographic’s explorers and adventurers. Whether you're trekking through some of the world's most legendary mountain ranges; discovering wild and stunning landscapes by foot, or hiking an ancient pilgrimage route, you’ll experience the unforgettable rush that comes with achieving a personal quest.

Nat Geo keeps group size to a maximum of 16 so that the group can move with agility, interact with local cultures, and enjoy every place visited in-depth.

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What's Included
  • Transfers upon arrival and departure
  • Accommodation as indicated in the itinerary
  • Meals as indicated in the itinerary
  • Daily activities and excursions as indicated in the itinerary
  • Gratuities (with the exception of lead adventure guides)
What's Not Included
  • Airfare to and from destination, as well as internal airfare where applicable
  • Trip cancellation insurance or any other travel insurance
  • Visas
  • Alcoholic beverages
  • Gratuities for lead adventure guides