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Rated 4.92 out of 5
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“An amazing adventure with beautiful scenery, gracious and delightful accommodations, delicious and bountiful meals/snacks and helpful and entertaining guides.”

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We specialise in offering an inspiring range of small group and private adventure holidays in the most beautiful and wild regions of England, from Yorkshire to the Cotswolds. Take a look at our trip types below to find your dream adventure discovering the magic of the English countryside.

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Brought to you by the same team behind Wilderness Scotland, at Wilderness England we design epic journeys to England’s wild and magical outdoor spaces across Yorkshire, the Lake District, Northumberland, the Cotswolds and the Peak District. We’ll take care of the details. Providing inspiring active experiences, hidden local trails, friendly accommodation and delicious meals. Find your style of travel below.

About Wilderness England

Wilderness England was created by the same team behind the award-winning adventure travel company, Wilderness Scotland, founded in 2001 and recognised as Europe’s Number 1 Adventure Travel Company. With over 20 years of experience, you are assured of the commitment to providing you with a truly memorable holiday experience. More than 25,000 people have enjoyed travelling with us, and from 5,000+ independent reviews, our trips average an industry-leading 4.86 out of 5.  

Operating alongside Wilderness Scotland (and Wilderness Ireland too which was launched in 2014), Wilderness England uses the same formula to create innovative and unique experiences in the most beautiful regions of the country. From tackling the once-in-a-lifetime Coast to Coast hike across England to coasting on quiet country lanes in the Cotswolds, we offer experiences for every level of adventurer.

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Wilderness Walking - National Parks of the UK
Reviewed on 20/05/2019

Rated 4.94 out of 5 based on 1,470 reviews

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Why Wilderness?

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Back in 2001, we set out to create an adventure travel company that really meant what it said in terms of customer service and experience. On our very first trip, we sweated over every possible detail to ensure that not only did everything go to plan but that we exceeded expectations and delivered a truly memorable wilderness experience. That focus and attention to detail remain the cornerstone of what we continue to do today. Read on to find out what sets us apart; whether it be our amazing guiding team, our commitment to quality and sustainability or our unrivalled local knowledge and expertise.

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While every aspect of our holidays is important, it is our guides which really elevate the trip. It is, for this reason, we have invested in recruiting and selecting the best guides in the business. Our guides are committed to providing you with the best possible experience of Britain and Ireland and a trip to remember. They are on the frontline for an average of 100 days each year so their skills, knowledge and experience is vast. Many of our senior guides have 20+ years of experience of working in the outdoors.

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The Office Team

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Our office team of adventure travel experts know how to create enriching holidays and know the outdoor spaces of Britain and Ireland better than anyone. From when you first start looking at our holidays on the website, to your booking experience over the phone, right up to “goodbye” at the end of the trip we dot the i’s and cross the t’s. Our aim is to genuinely exceed your expectations by providing you with customer service and a trip which is second to none. Our team hand-pick the best accommodation and know just where to go for a great coffee or amazing seafood. We’re experts in our field so if you have any questions about our trips we will be happy to help so please do get in touch.

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With a wealth of combined experience, we have an intimate knowledge of Britain & Ireland’s wild places and their secret gems. Travel with us to immerse yourself in the unique landscapes, history, culture and wildlife of each destination. Benefit from our expert guides and relax in the evenings in handpicked accommodation. 

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