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How To Plan Eco-Friendly Road Trips In The UK

Written by Annie Button Planning a road trip across the stunning, varied regions of the UK? We can’t blame you. With its rugged coastlines, rolling green hills, historic cities and quaint villages, this country promises […]

Read More Poppy Backshall - August 10, 2023

Discover The South West England Wine Scene

Love wine or wine curious? Do you find joy in wandering around leafy grounds, on hilltop settings with awesome views, flora, and fauna? Does local produce and a unique dining setting delight you? Well, a […]

Read More Poppy Backshall - June 23, 2023
dog friendly walking holidays

Em-bark on a walking holiday with your dog

Fed up of leaving your favourite four-legged friend behind when you go on holiday? Here we share some helpful tips, so you can feel confident about bringing them along on your next adventure!  In the […]

Read More Poppy Backshall - March 17, 2023
Llangollen on a UK rail holiday

Why UK Rail Holidays are gaining popularity

Written by Neve McCracken Train journeys often conjure images of luxurious travel in days gone by with gilded carriages whisking travellers across Europe towards Istanbul or over the plains of Mongolia. For a while, this […]

Read More Poppy Backshall - March 14, 2023
a solo traveller on a surf and yoga retreat in wales

The Joys of Solo Adventure Travel

Estimated Reading Time: 8 minutes Written by Neve McCracken Choosing to pack a rucksack and take off on a trip alone has been one of the fastest growing travel trends since 2020, with an estimated25% […]

Read More Poppy Backshall - December 14, 2022

My Active Family Holiday in Wales

Michael Van Clarke and his family were recently guests on a tailor-made active family adventure in Wales. In the following post, he shares his experience of the week. This post was originally published on vanclarke.com […]

Read More Amy Rutter - August 09, 2022

Supporting Trash Free Trails

Earlier this year, our team got together to decide which cause we’d like to support and get involved in. Trash Free Trails shares our passion for responsible travel and is doing great things in the outdoor industry, so the team was in complete agreement. They’re the one. So, without further ado let me introduce you…

Read More Amy Rutter - August 03, 2022
The benefits of avoiding air travel

The Benefits of Avoiding Air Travel

With the growing worries around rising fuel prices, concern for carbon footprints and airport chaos, you might be looking for alternative methods of travel to the UK. That’s when we look to the benefits of coach, rail or ferry travel as an alternative.

Read More Amy Rutter - July 25, 2022
Group of hikers in mountain scenery in the uk, kitted out in sustainable outdoor clothing

Your Guide to Sustainable Outdoor Clothing

Everything we consume has an environmental impact, and our outdoor clothing is no exception. The global outdoor industry unfortunately accounts for a large carbon footprint, ironic for us outdoor enthusiasts who get so much joy from being out in the beautiful landscapes.

Read More Amy Rutter - June 07, 2022
Group of trail runners in Wales on a running holiday as trail coach shares tips for long distance running

Tips for Long Distance Running

In collaboration with Trail Coach, Tim Higginbottom, we share tips for long distance running that will see you reach your mileage goals.

Read More Amy Rutter - May 20, 2022

Must Visit Destinations for your Scotland Adventure

Whether you’re looking for epic hikes, tropical beaches or a taste of culture, we’ve pulled together some useful suggestions to set you on the right path for your Scotland adventure.

Read More Amy Rutter - April 04, 2022

Naturist Adventure North Wales

Experience the same adrenalin fuelled experiences that make the original Adventure North Wales so epic, like canyoning and coasteering, au naturel! Save for the helmet and harness, you’ll definitely still need those.

Read More Amy Rutter - March 31, 2022

How to look after your wellbeing

There are many ways to look after your wellbeing. We are all different – what works for one may not work for another. We’ve pulled together a few suggestions you can incorporate into your day to day life that will benefit your wellbeing.

Read More Amy Rutter - February 16, 2022
Sharing how to go vegan on a wild wellness retreat in Wales

Top tips on why & how to go vegan

It’s January and no doubt after the indulgences and slothfulness of the festive period, you may have already had some thoughts about making some dietary or lifestyle changes to improve your health.

Read More Amy Rutter - January 20, 2022
Landscape in Portree on a UK bucket list adventure

22 Bucket List Adventures in the UK for 2022

Want to make 2022 your year of adventure? Then Great Britain is the destination for you! We’ve put together the best bucket list adventures in the UK to help you make the most of this […]

Read More Amy Rutter - December 30, 2021

7 Reasons to Take a Family Adventure Holiday This Year

Trying to find the perfect holiday for your family for 2022… but bored of the usual seaside trips and package tours? An active family holiday in the UK could be the perfect trip for you! […]

Read More Amy Rutter - December 23, 2021
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Top Travel Trends for 2022

Like many of us, you might already be starting to think about next year’s travels and adventures. Google has identified the top travel trends for 2022 – environmental considerations are important to travellers, now more […]

Read More Amy Rutter - November 25, 2021
Ethical Travel Tourism operator in Scotland

Tips to be a More Ethical Traveller

Following on from our recent post about how to be a more responsible traveller, we thought we’d share a few more tips. This time, we’re focussing on how to be a more ethical traveller.  At […]

Read More Amy Rutter - October 20, 2021
View from Snowdon mountain taken by a responsible traveller

12 Tips to be a More Responsible Traveller

Here at Adventure Tours UK, we believe that travel shouldn’t cost the earth.  We’re passionate about responsible travel, and strive to make sure that our adventures are as sustainable as possible, have a minimal environmental […]

Read More Amy Rutter - August 31, 2021
Group hiking along a footpath on the Welsh 3000s

14 Peaks: How to Tackle the Welsh 3000s Route

The 14 Peaks Challenge in Wales, also sometimes called the 15 Peaks or Welsh 3000s route, is an iconic mountain climbing route in North Wales. Often taken on as a sub-24-hour challenge, it takes you […]

Read More Claire Copeman - August 15, 2021
Wellies with flowers on a Wild Wellness Retreat in Wales

My Nature Retreat in Wales

Travel Blogger Emily Luxton was a guest on our most recent Wild Wellness Retreat in Wales. In the following post, she’s shared her experiences of the weekend. This post was originally published on EmilyLuxton.co.uk and […]

Read More Claire Copeman - July 18, 2021
A group walks up Pen Yr Ole Wen in Snowdonia carrying all the essential hiking kit

A Guide to the Essential Hiking Kit List

From hiking boots to base layers, here is our guide to the essential hiking kit list. If you’re planning a hike or getting ready for a hiking holiday, this is the kit list for you! […]

Read More Claire Copeman - May 06, 2021
Man looking content with his mental wellness while outside on a wild wellness retreat

Why Being in Nature Will Benefit Your Mental Health

Are you feeling stressed and anxious at the moment? Or simply looking for ways to boost your well-being? Being surrounded nature is a sure-fire way to improve your mental health and wellness. At Adventure Tours […]

Read More Claire Copeman - March 22, 2021
Mountain view across Snowdonia national park on a classic Welsh adventure

8 Epic North Wales Activities for this Summer

From conquering the mountains in Snowdonia National Park to reconnecting with nature, here are 8 epic north Wales activities to try this summer! Who here is getting excited about summer? We know we are!As we’re […]

Read More Claire Copeman - February 27, 2021
Group running across the North Wales moors on a low carbon trail running break

Why You Should Choose Low Carbon Travel

The planet is in crisis and it needs your help. This post is all about how choosing low carbon travel can be the positive change we can all make. For those of you who have […]

Read More Claire Copeman - January 09, 2021
Man smiling at camera whilst hiking in Snowdonia on a UK adventure tour

The Best UK Staycations for 2021

From hiking in Snowdonia National Park to an amazing wild wellness retreat, these are the best UK staycations for 2021! Let’s be honest here, 2020 was the year to forget. Instead of dwelling on the […]

Read More Claire Copeman - December 29, 2020

Summer Foraging Recipes

Summer is in full swing (despite what the weather may suggest) and nature’s larder is filling fast. But do you know which delicious wild edibles are in season and what the best summer foraging recipes […]

Read More Claire Copeman - June 30, 2020
Man leaping in the hills of Wales because travel is a mindset

Travel is a State of Mind

Have you ever stopped to wonder why you have the urge to travel? To pack a bag and take off for a weekend, a week, a fortnight? Over time we have come to see it […]

Read More Claire Copeman - May 19, 2020
Ensuring you have the right MTB kit list will help you to enjoy spectacular views like this

The Essential MTB Kit List

The right MTB kit list can be the difference between a successful adventure and a long push home, or worse. So while the current situation means none of us can go for a long mountain […]

Read More yetiboy76 - May 07, 2020

Adventurers At Home

We’re in a state of lockdown and our usual adventures are on hold. We all had plans, whether it be our usual mountain biking with friends, hiking in a national park or a whole week […]

Read More Claire Copeman - April 12, 2020

Campfire Recipes, Home or Away

We’re all starting to adjust to a new way of living. Hopefully it’s a temporary one, but for a while longer we’ll all be spending the majority of our time at home. So if you’re […]

Read More Claire Copeman - April 09, 2020
Taking a bit of a delicious slice of Welsh Bara Brith

Bara Brith: A taste of Wales

Life is a little different for all of us right now. It feels like the world has turned upside down and suddenly we’re having to spend much more time at home. We’re not able to […]

Read More Claire Copeman - March 28, 2020
Poppy doing yoga outdoors to help improve her trail running

Inhale. Exhale. Run.

Guest post written by: Poppy Backshall of Poppy Backshall Yoga Trail running; nothing beats that feeling of lacing up your trainers and hitting the trails! The chance to explore nature, switch off from daily stresses […]

Read More Claire Copeman - January 25, 2020

Discover Wales’ Wild Side

At Adventure Tours UK we carefully craft a range of scheduled and tailor-made adventure holidays. Taking your clients deep into Wales’ wild spaces, with zero hassle They’ll lose themselves in moments of discovery, while we […]

Read More Claire Copeman - October 03, 2019
Welsh business award finalists Adventure Holiday UK

1, 2, 3… 4 Award Nominations!

It’s less than one year since we launched our adventure holidays and already we’re making a big impression! We’re absolutely thrilled to have been shortlisted as finalists for 4 Welsh business awards so far. It’s […]

Read More Claire Copeman - August 07, 2019

Enriching your life through mindful adventures

Practicing mindfulness is a hot topic these days. But why is that? Living in this busy always-on world that we find ourselves in, we can all recognise that feeling of autopilot. Where we drift through […]

Read More Claire Copeman - August 04, 2019

Adventure Holidays in the UK

Guest post written by: Jenny Benge at Genius Travels Planning an adventure holiday in the UK Planning an adventure is hugely exciting. But it can also be daunting if you’ve never done it before. Here […]

Read More Claire Copeman - April 26, 2019

6 Top Tips for Successful Incentive Travel Planning

Incentive travel is a powerful tool to motivate employees and retain top talent within your business. And with the ‘experience economy’ on the rise, where people value life-enhancing experiences more than money, it’s more important […]

Read More Claire Copeman - February 27, 2019
Foraging gorse flowers at North Wales glamping site

Foraging for Mindfulness

Guest post written by: Sheena Corry of The Forge, Corwen, North Wales Springtime foraging A springtime forage at The Forge in North Wales is truly a feast for the senses and the soul. After the […]

Read More Claire Copeman - February 16, 2019
Fresh fruit and vegetables for Veganuary

Veganuary: What’s it all about?

By now we’ve all heard of Veganuary, but how many of us are doing it? And what’s it really all about? Veganuary & the changing face of veganism Veganism has been around for years, often […]

Read More Claire Copeman - January 08, 2019
Mountain bikers enjoy a guided mountain bike holiday in Wales

5 Advantages of Guided Mountain Bike Holidays

Mountain biking is an amazing way to explore new places. For many that means spending lots of time researching an area, pouring over endless maps and websites to piece together the perfect itinerary. But there […]

Read More Claire Copeman - January 05, 2019
A man and woman hiking on a mountain holiday

Mountain Holiday Adventures

Summer holidays don’t have to be the usual crowded beach destinations. And mountains don’t have to be for winter only. Mountains offer incredible adventure all year round and are the perfect escape from the daily […]

Read More adventureadmin - November 21, 2018
Pontcysyllte aqueduct is the highest aqueduct in the world located in North Wales

7 Reasons to Discover North Wales

North Wales has been overlooked for too long. So here’s why we believe it’s one of the best new destinations to explore! It’s safe to assume everyone has heard of the UK, yet not everyone […]

Read More adventureadmin - October 31, 2018
Green planet hangs like an apple from a tree representing responsible travel in the UK

Why Responsible Travel Matters

Here at Adventure Tours UK we care passionately about responsible travel. But before we start explaining why that is and why we believe it matters, first let’s be clear on what we mean. Responsible tourism […]

Read More adventureadmin - October 31, 2018
A small group smile at the camera on a small group tour in Wales UK

7 Reasons for Small Group Tours

If you’ve never experienced small group tours for yourself, you might be wondering what all the fuss is about. The truth is it will mean something different to everyone. But here’s why we think small […]

Read More adventureadmin - October 31, 2018

At Adventure Tours UK, we set out to create the kind of breaks people like us go wild for. People who get their thrills in the outdoors and want to care for it too. Who want to disconnect from the daily grind and reconnect with nature. If you’re in search of adventure, you’ll find it with us.


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