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Travel 101: Know your Walking Tours

Jan 28, 2014 by The Go Ahead Tours Team

Touch down on well-worn paths, winding city streets, and quiet country lanes. Walking Tours are a more active experience, perfect for travelers who seek a closer look at local culture.


Amalfi Coast Walking Tour

WHAT: Experience the unparalleled landscapes and seascapes of Italy’s shockingly beautiful coastline.

BRING YOUR: Appetite. You’ll be starting your journey in Naples, pizza’s hometown.

WALKING HIGHLIGHT: The walk from Amalfi to Atrani will take your breath away, in the best way possible.


Tuscany Walking Tour

WHAT: Take a leisurely stroll through some of Italy’s most captivating country towns and historic cities.

BRING YOUR: Laid-back attitude (trust us, you won’t want to rush through that vineyard-hosted lunch).

WALKING HIGHLIGHT: Trekking from Montalcino (known for its wines) to Montepulciano (known for its cheeses).


Northern Italy & Cinque Terre Walking Tour

WHAT: Go north and step into a land where rock spires rise above lush, green landscapes.

BRING YOUR: Open mind. This is Italy like you’ve never seen it before.

WALKING HIGHLIGHT: Witnessing the otherworldly landscapes of the Dolomites.


Provence & the French Riviera Walking Tour

WHAT: Stimulate all the senses, from the fragrant lavender fields to the cliffs of Cape Ferrat.

BRING YOUR: Artistic side. These landscapes inspired the likes of van Gogh and Cézanne.

WALKING HIGHLIGHT: Following your nose into the flowering fields that support the country’s perfume industry.


Ireland Walking Tour

WHAT: Explore the Emerald Isle from the ground up on walks through the country’s leading cities and most dramatic landscapes.

BRING YOUR: Wit. Head to the pub to go toe-to-toe with fast-talking and friendly locals.

WALKING HIGHLIGHT: Stepping out onto the epic Dingle Peninsula.

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