Island’s 5 Best Day Walks. 7 Night Guided Walking Holiday

5 of the best springtime inspired one-day walks our Island has to offer. 

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7 Nights, 5 Days Walking

5 of the best circular Island walks, with mini-bus transport and one rest day for optional activities

Overview

The Isle of Man is paradise for walkers – from gentle strolls to full-blown hiking. Wherever you go, there is always plenty to see, places of interest, glorious views to write home about…

So, we thought it would be fun to create a select list of 5 of the best springtime inspired one-day walks our Island has to offer. Your chance to discover the great outdoors in sensational surroundings – the sort of occasions that walkers relish! This list contains exceptional hikes that are both captivating and guaranteed to leave you feeling well exercised!!     

Itinerary

  1. Explore the Tholtans of Tholt-y-will – 8 miles / 13 km

Tholtans is the Manx word describing the ruins of an old home, a rapidly disappearing presence amongst the Island’s landscape. Tholt-y-will is a magical walk looking back at a bygone Manx era. This absorbing trail includes amazing views of Snaefell (the Island’s highest point) and the North Barrule ridge, whilst overlooking the scenic Sulby Valley. You also get to explore the Manx National Heritage site of Killabregga, as well as the Tholtans of Craig Moor and Sherragh Vane.

  1. Explore the Islands Glens – 7 miles / 11 km (in total)

A superb selection of short walks within one day exploring 3 of the Island’s National Glens – with their delightful springtime sights and smells! En route, you’ll witness qaterfalls, spring flowers, biodiversity, wildlife, views, Manx heritage and folklore. Our beautiful and peaceful National Glens have it all!   

  1. Secluded Caves, Shipwrecks and Beaches - 8 miles 13km (in total)

An exciting trio of walks within one day, where you’ll discover deserted caves, shipwrecks and beaches. These are all rarely visited sites hugging the island’s rugged coastline, where dominance of the sea’s physical power is at close quarters. Timed to coincide with the tides, we walk to view a shipwreck off Jurby and head down to visit caves created by the constant pounding of the waves. The day culminates with a lovely walk down to a secluded beach through one of the islands National glens - Dhoon Glen.

  1. Four Summits of the Central Highlands – 8 miles / 13km 

This walk takes you up high in the Central Highlands for some stunning views of the whole Island! It’s a fantastic hike to four distinctively different summits.   Your guide will talk you through 500 million years of creation and erosion as you make your way across a manageable route that’s a pleasure to walk. An enjoyable way to be out in the wonderful Manx fresh air, soaking up the panoramic vistas.

  1. Neolithic graves, ancient promontory forts and the Island’s ‘famous’ southern tip - 8.5 miles / 14 km 

Awaiting you is a fascinating walk where you can immerse yourself in medieval history and Island heritage. In fact, no visit to the Isle of Man is complete without a guided walk around the stunning southern tip, around the charming coastal towns of Port St Mary and Port Erin. Along the route, you visit sites of Neolithic graves and ancient promontory forts which are features of this spectacular stretch of coastline. A quite brilliant walk and day out!

Grading 

All these walks are classed as MODERATE. You’ll need to have a reasonable level of confidence of your fitness to complete the required distances. Any previous walking experience is always desirable but not essential. The walks include occasional steep climbs and varying terrain and some days might be more demanding than others. all weather conditions. Each walks covers manageable routes with reasonable ground conditions. Be prepared for between 4-7 hours walking per day in all weather conditions. Average daily accents are between 300-500m.

 

Package Contents

PACKAGE HOLIDAY DATES 

 

Date (Start - End) Nights Walk Days
2022    
19 Mar - 26 Mar  7 5
     

 

PACKAGE HOLIDAY PRICES

Date (Start - End) Price Status         
2022    
19 Mar - 26 Mar  £758 pp Available
     

 

HOLIDAYS INCLUDE

  • 4 star centrally located Accommodation
  • Bed & Breakfast for 7 Nights
  • Ferry travel with the Isle of Man Steam Packet 
  • Minibus Transport throughout
  • Local qualified walking guide
  • 5 days of guided walking 
  • Packed lunch each walking day
  • Welcome Pack
  • End of Holiday group meal.


All holidays are subject to availability. Prices are subject to change.

Prices are listed per person, based on two sharing. Single supplements may apply.

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