Walking from Coast to Coast in the East

  • Duration 9 Days / 8 Nights
  • Grade
  • Start / Finish Kirkby Stephen / Robin Hood's Bay
  • Distance 166 km / 103 miles
  • Trip Style Self Guided
  • Availability
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  • Availability
    April - September
  • Price From $1,006

Overview

Explore a beautiful region in the north-east of England that will enchant you with its traditional fishing villages and magnificent landscapes where the main attractions are the lakes, mountains and wide valleys.

  • Follow in the footsteps of Alfred Wainwright, a famous walker and author of this fantastic route.
  • Walk from Kirkby Stephen to Robin Hood's Bay.
  • Immerse yourself in the beauty of the national parks you will have the privilege of getting to know.
  • Visit Urra Moor, the highest moorland in the North York Moors National Park

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    Itinerary

    Services

    Included

    • Accommodation in hotels and cottages
    • Transfers as specified in the itinerary
    • Baggage transfer service between stages
    • Information dossier with maps and routes
    • 24-hour telephone support
    • Taxes included

    Excluded

    • Unspecified transfers
    • Personal equipment
    • Unspecified meals
    • Snacks and drinks
    • Tourist taxes

    Extras

    • Travel insurance
    • Cancellation insurance
    • Additional nights before, during or after the tour
    • Improved hotel room upgrades (if available)

    Accomodation

    General information

    The accommodations with which we collaborate have a private bathroom and all the necessary services to ensure the best comfort available.

    Our team checks in situ the quality of all the accommodations offered, so that you have an unforgettable experience during your trip.

    The accommodation that we will book for your trip will be selected taking into account our commitment to you: guaranteeing comfort, calm and enjoyment throughout your trip.

    We work with quality hotels and country cottages with limited capacity, so we invite you to confirm your reservation as soon as possible.

    The name of each accommodation will be provided to you a few weeks before your trip begins.

    Room types

    It is possible to book this journey in single, double or triple rooms.

    All rooms have private bathrooms.

    Map

    Travel & Transfers

    To reach the starting point on this walking holiday we recommend the following options:

    The first is to get to Manchester Airport and then transfer by train to Kirkby Stephen, via Carlisle.

    The second is to get to Newcastle Airport and from there go by bus and train to Kirkby Stephen.

    The third option is to travel to one of London's airports and from there take a train to Kirkby Stephen.

    We recommend reviewing the Traveline and Trainline websites.

    When you've finished your trip, from Robin Hood's Bay, you can head by train or bus to Manchester or Newcastle airports (about 4 hours) to take your flight to your home city.

    FAQs

    We recommend that you book as soon as you are sure about your dates, as accommodation can fill up very quickly in this area. 

    We recommend you take this walking holiday between the end of March and October.

    In particular, between April and May it can be a good time to travel, as the climate is quite pleasant.

    This route has a medium-low level of difficulty, but we do have itineraries that suit your needs. It is recommended that you are in good physical condition to make the most of this walking holiday.

    Yes, it's included. We will transfer the luggage between each accommodation according to your itinerary. Each person can take a suitcase up to 20 kg (45 lbs).

    Once you make your reservation we will send you all the detailed information about the specific equipment you need for this route, considering recommendations for shoes, boots, clothes and a day-to day backpack. 

    Yes, this is a requirement to book with us. It's important that this insurance covers your activities, emergency evacuation, and hospital care.

    You can call us to arrange a private transfer for you.

    If you prefer, you can also use public transport or local taxis to get to your next accommodation.