Countryside & Nature

Undiscovered Derbyshire

Countryside & Nature

National Forest

FROM £455

Experience Overview

Travel at your own pace exploring the many delights of peaceful South Derbyshire and the National Forest on this gentle, self-guided walking holiday.

Duration 4 days
Party size Up to 6 people

You'll love this because

The wonderful gardens at Calke Abbey and Melbourne Hall, the namesake for Melbourne, Australia

Idling along the banks of the River Trent, past the sandstone caves, known as Anchor Church.

Watching the craftsmen at work within the magnificent grounds of Staunton Harold.

Fitness level

A gentle walking adventure. Daily mileage will be between 6 and 9 miles.

What you will do

It's all about slow travel, as you leave the crowds behind to explore a lesser known but equally beautiful part of Derbyshire. Enjoy the birdsong, linger over a lazy picnic or local craft beer. Your walking holiday is full of places to explore, from the magnificent National Trust Calke Abbey and gardens, to the artisan craftsmen within the grounds of Staunton Harold. Love wild swimming? We'll share our favourite places to enjoy a summer's dip.

What's included

3 nights bed and breakfast in ensuite rooms, in small pubs, B&Bs and hotels. Daily luggage transfer. Detailed route to follow at your own pace. Welcome briefing meeting Local support if required

What I might need

Day pack. Comfortable walking shoes. Waterproofs, in case of rain. Sun hat and sun lotion in summer. Don't forget your camera and binoculars if you love bird watching.

Cancellation policy

For a full refund cancel within 24 hours of booking, or at least 14 days before the Experience is scheduled. If you cancel 13 - 7 days before you'll receive a 50% refund. Read full Terms & Conditions here.

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Spaces available Limited spaces Fully booked

WHERE TO MEET

Within 10 miles of Ticknall, DE73 7JF


WHAT MAKES THIS UNMISSABLE

Characterful Locations

Local Produce

Meet the Locals

Quintessentially English

Step in to History

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