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Why Take a Self-Guided Walking Tour?

Do you daydream about traveling the world, exploring fantastic destinations on your own terms and at your own pace? Then consider joining Country Walkers' Self-Guided Adventures. They're exhilaratingly freeing ways to discover the world without having to coordinate with a group. Here's why you should take a self-guided...

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Eyes on the Skies: Bird-watching in Rota Vicentina, Portugal

For those with a strong interest in the colorful intricacies and whirling-dervish flight patterns of avian wildlife, Portugal will hold a particularly strong appeal—especially the Rota Vicentina, a popular spot in our Lisbon & Undiscovered Alentejo Self-Guided Walking tour. Let's delve into what makes Rota...

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3 Reasons to Take an Active Honeymoon

Is someone you know planning a honeymoon? What better way to start a life together than by embarking on a one-of-a-kind shared adventure! While tropical resorts are oh-so-beautiful, they're also oh-so-generic. Getting active lets you make memories, share laughs, and discover new things together. Our...

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5 Places to Stop on the Camino de Santiago

There is an old saying that the Camino de Santiago begins at your doorstep. While there are several routes you can take to complete this famous pilgrimage trail, there is no one right way to do it. Instead, what’s important is that you engage with...

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A Typical Day on a Self Guided Adventure

What’s Your Perfect Self-Guided Day on the Trail?

There’s no such thing as a typical day on a Self-Guided Adventure. Without a packed schedule, tour group, and guide, each day is exactly what you decide to make of it. With route notes in hand, you can decide where to stop and when--trusting us...

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Costa Rica Southern Rainforest

The Top 25 Traits of a Self-Guided Traveler

Since their debut in 2011, Self-Guided Walking Adventures have become incredibly popular among our guests. These unique tours provide off-the-beaten path experiences that offer both independence and the expertise and support of Country Walkers. Guests love being able to travel at their own pace, add...

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Much to explore on the Costa Brava

Hidden Highlights of the Catalonia

There’s a lot to see in Catalonia. From the high peaks of the Pyrenees to the twisting backstreets of Barcelona (where a chance detour can lead to colorful street performers or millennia-old Roman walls), Spain’s northeastern corner offers an incredible range of hidden highlights and...

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