Southwold and the surrounding area is a truly magical location with much to attract the walker and nature lover. Our holiday will take in the beautiful Suffolk Coast with visits to Southwold where we are based plus Walberswick, Dunwich, Aldeburgh and Orford Ness. Each place offers something different making for an interesting and varied stay.
There are some big mountains in the Lake District and at times it may feel as if you just can’t manage them. Well this holiday is designed to tackle those beautiful peaks at a slower pace in order to make them achievable. Clearly a good level of fitness is still required to climb these mountains but as long as you have the stamina to keep going you ‘ll get there. So if you fancy climbing some of the Lake District’s most famous mountains then this is the holiday for you.
Enjoy an Easter break bird watching in Flamborough, Yorkshire. This section of the East Yorkshire coast is an internationally important area for breeding birds and is a staging post for migrants to rest and refuel. In April, the seabirds will be returning to nest on the dramatic cliffs around Flamborough Head and the RSPB site at Bempton Cliffs. This really is a haven with breeding seabirds starting to reappear at this time of year. Grade Leisurely
Extend the experience of London Craft week with a stay in the countryside with a 3-day stay at Durslade farm in Bruton, Somerset. The farm is part of Hauser & Wirth Somerset, a pioneering world-class gallery and multi-purpose arts center which acts as a destination for experiencing art, architecture, and the remarkable Somerset landscape.
This trip follows on from our journey into the artisanal soul of London. In order to truly explore the concept of “Made by Hand” in the best possible manner, Rue Pigalle has partnered with London Craft Week for an exceptional week-long discovery program of workshops, lectures, gallery visits and exclusive events in one of the world’s most beautiful cities.
Join us in gorgeous Cornwall for luxury Stand Up Paddle (SUP) and Yoga retreats. This is the perfect weekend getaway for those looking to unwind and enjoy surf and yoga with like minded company. Several weekends a month in April, May, June, September, October, November and December
The Isle of Man is a wonderful destination for walkers with such a huge variety within a small area. There are some of the best coastal walks in the UK, plenty of history and legend, a mountain summit with views over England, Ireland, Wales and Scotland on a clear day, hidden coves, lush glens, dramatic moorland…the list goes on.
A wonderful opportunity to explore this historic and atmospheric area with a knowledgeable guide who knows the place well. Our series of walks will take us to some beautiful locations to soak up the atmosphere of times gone by and breathe in the fresh sea air.
Set between Dartmoor and the Devon coast, Dartington is a perfect centre from which to explore this area. To the south we have the south west coast with its many beautiful beaches, as well as the river Dart that leads down to Dartmouth. To the north lies Dartmoor with a totally different landscape wrapped in history with ancient woodlands and wild open moors. Leisurely to Moderate
Our guided day walks and workshops explore the beautiful landscape here in the UK. Many are on consecutive days, giving you the option of planning a multi-day visit. We are delighted to be working in partnership with some amazingly knowledgeable women to offer a variety of themes - do feel free to suggest additional topics! If you would like us to organise a bespoke walk or workshop then please contact us.
If you’re looking for a world class walk that doesn’t pull any punches and will continue to delight and inspire you throughout, then the Coast to Coast is for you. Created by Alfred Wainwright, this long distance walk of over 300km takes you through picturesque villages, rolling hills, immaculate farmland and mountains in the Pennines, the English Lake District and the North Yorkshire Moors.