Walking holiday in Yorkshire, England

Travel Team

If you'd like to chat about this holiday or need help finding one we're very happy to help. The Travel Team.

01273 823 700 Calling from outside the UK?

Map

Check dates, prices & availability

Date
Price
Basis
21 Jun 2020
£639
excluding flights
Available
Click here to enquire about or book the 21 Jun 2020 departure
05 Jul 2020
£639
excluding flights
Available
Click here to enquire about or book the 05 Jul 2020 departure
06 Sep 2020
£639
excluding flights
Available
Click here to enquire about or book the 06 Sep 2020 departure
Vouchers
Accepted

Responsible tourism

As the pioneers of responsible tourism, we screen every trip so you can travel knowing your holiday will help support conservation and local people.

Environment
Given most of the time is spent exploring on foot, the trip itself is low carbon. We are committed to offering low impact holidays that benefit the country and communities we visit. Given most of the time is spent exploring on foot, it is important that our staff and customers are aware of the delicate balance which exists in the places we visit and leave no trace.

It is safe to drink the water from the tap in England. For customers keen to avoid buying single use plastic bottles, we encourage them to take advantage of our discounted filter Water-To-Go bottle which removes over 99.9% of all microbiological contaminants in water.

We operate a ‘leave no trace’ policy on tour; our tour leaders are trained to promote this message to customers. As the focus of this trip is primarily walking, we aim to leave a minimal impact on the areas as possible. This trip actively encourages customers to reduce the carbon footprint to a minimum. The final stage of Alfred Wainwright’s Coast to Coast walk.

We cap passengers at a maximum of 18 customers so as not to impact on the environment surrounding the Ravenscar, especially as we explore primarily on foot. This includes not deviating from designated walking areas so as not to upset ecosystems irrespective of the size. We encourage customers not to feed birds or other wildlife as they become reliant on tourists. The hotel has been selected for the number of waste that is recycled.
Community

The Impacts of this Trip

Ravenscar is one of the lesser visited areas of the UK despite being so incredibly beautiful. We stay at the three-star Raven Hall Country House Hotel dating back to 1774, dramatically situated and overlooking Robin Hood’s Bay in the North York Moors National Park. It highlights the flavours and history of the area, plus they recycle as much waste as possible.

Breakfast and dinners are served at the hotel; however, lunches are taken in a variety of local eating establishments to help spread the financial benefits of tourism.

We offer millions of pounds sterling in financial aid to walking groups within the UK to maintain walking by young and old for future generations, rebuild broken paths and bridges washed away. This falls under an organisation called the Charitable Trust.

We visit historical Staithes, picturesque Robin Hood’s Bay, Sandsend and the gothic town of Whitby, and use as many locally owned services as possible throughout this trip.

Climate

Popular similar holidays

Thames Path walking holiday, Cotswolds to London

Thames Path walking holiday, Cotswolds to London

Follow the Thames river from its source in the Cotswolds

From £1442 - £2128 15 days excluding flights

Cumbria Way walking holiday, Lake District

Cumbria Way walking holiday, Lake District

Walking Holiday in England's Lake District The Cumbria Way

From £810 - £1116 10 days excluding flights

Yorkshire guided walking holiday, The Prior Richard Way

Yorkshire guided walking holiday, The Prior Richard Way

A guided 12th century walk, York to Fountains Abbey via Ripon

From £350 4 days excluding flights

Shakespeares Way & Thames Path walking holiday

Shakespeares Way & Thames Path walking holiday

Two fantastic traditional English walks

From £595 - £1180 8 days excluding flights

Convert currencies