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A specialist Walking Holiday Company which is small enough to ensure a personal service, whilst large enough to possess extensive knowledge on all our destinations.

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Walking Holidays with New Experience


New Experience Holidays, run from our office in North Wales, has now been providing holidays for walkers since 1998. Together we have over fifty years of experience in the travel industry. We, and all the New Experience Team, are keen walkers so you can be assured that we fully understand what makes a first-class walking holiday.

We believe in providing holidays of the highest quality which we know we would want to go on and enjoy. We, or one of our team, have stayed in all the hotels to ensure consistent high-quality service and have undertaken all our recommended walks.

From the moment you first contact us your New Experience holiday experience has begun. We will spend time listening to your requirements and using our expert knowledge to help you choose the best possible holiday. We will discuss all the travel options to ensure you are happy with every aspect of your planned holiday.

All our holidays are aimed at those who wish to enjoy outstanding countryside and the stimulation of the ‘great outdoors’.  We have selected destinations offering the very best of walking with beautiful and majestic scenery, easy to challenging paths and hotels of the highest standard for their category.

We offer both guided and self-guided holidays in a variety of stunning locations. Our guided holidays will particularly appeal to those who wish to be free from the responsibility of arranging transport and planning walks according to the weather. Others may just appreciate the added reassurance of a professional guide in unfamiliar terrain.

Our self-guided holidays are designed to appeal to walkers of all abilities who wish to have the freedom of walking at their own pace on walks chosen from our unique New Experience Walk Booklet.  Written by our professional walk writers, the Walk Booklet offers comprehensive guidance on for a variety of walks on your holiday.

We will offer you advice on all aspects of your holiday and tailor make the walking holiday you want.

Happy walking!

Paul & Deborah Sawyer. Proprietors.

Holidays with total flexibility

All our holidays are individually put together to meet the wishes of our clients. We are happy to arrange holidays of any duration (over four nights) to as many destinations as desired, travelling on the day, time and from the airport of your choice. 

We will provide an individual quotation based on our prices shown under each holiday destination. If you wish to arrange your own travel that’s fine with us and we publish our prices both with and without flights. 


Hotel philosophy

Your hotel is a very important part of your walking holiday; somewhere to enjoy relaxing, sleeping and eating between days of walking. We have chosen hotels in the 2 to 5 star categories for our centered holidays that meet our criteria and, wherever possible, we offer a choice.

On our treks some hotels may be of a lower official grading but they still meet our requirements. 

We have stayed in every hotel we feature and visit them regularly to check on the facilities comfort friendliness and food. We choose family owned hotels wherever possible and look for enthusiasm, professionalism, a high standard of customer care and one that will give a friendly welcome to all our clients. Many hoteliers have become friends. Space limits us to what we can say on each hotel but for more information or specific requirements please contact us. 


Complete Financial Security


We are fully bonded with ATOL for all holidays where we have booked air travel and with IPP insurance where we arrange 'land only' holidays, guaranteeing you complete financial security. 

A copy of the booking conditions is available from the links below.

Featured Holidays


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Alicante - Las Marinas

Europe >> Spain - Mainland

This trek takes you through some of the most stunning scenery to be found in this part of Spain. It is a journey of discovery through beautiful Mediterranean countryside with...

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Tenerife - The Highest Island

Europe >> Spain - Canary Islands

Few places can match the natural beauty of the Canary Islands where one of the islands Tenerife has become a mecca for enthusiastic walkers. Tenerife is an island of contrasts...

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Tenerife - The Highest Island

Europe >> Spain - Canary Islands

Few places can match the natural beauty of the Canary Islands where one of the islands Tenerife has become a mecca for enthusiastic walkers. Tenerife is an island of contrasts...

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Danube - Wachau Valley

Europe >> Austria

The walk follows the course of the Danube in the area known as the Wachau. This is where the Danube is at its most beautiful with sweeping curves framed by hillsides that you will...

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Why Choose Us


We Are Fully Acredited

We are ATOL, ABTA and IPP Acredited, so you can book with confidence.

Book with Peace of Mind

We will give you advice and tailor make the walking holiday you want when you want it.

We're Always There for You

Our team is easy to contact.

about us


New Experience is a family business based in North Wales that is continually growing and developing. With a team of widely travelled specialists there will always be someone to talk to who has personally visited each destination. Here at New Experience Holidays we can help walkers of all abilities embark on guided and self-guided adventures around the world. Since 1998 we have been tailoring walking holidays to suit individuals and groups. We have acquired extensive knowledge of the places we offer holidays to, built strong relationships with suppliers and hoteliers, ensuring you benefit from expert advice from your very first contact with us.

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Walking the Danube Valley

Working for New Experience Holidays I am fortunate enough to travel to new places and discover the hidden gems that are in our walking holidays and the last walk writing experience I had was a trip to Austria. 

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Nepal: Emily's Adventure into Chitwan Jungle

The meaning of the name Chitwan translates to ‘Heart of the Jungle’ - a perfect description which truly illustrates the enchanting nature of this Nepalese treasure. After completing our new Peekey Peak Trek within the Himalayan Region, we were well and truly ready...

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Nepal- Trek to Peeky Peak

As I was preparing for my journey to Nepal, the above portrayal of what I was soon to embark on was fixed in my mind. I had always been intrigued by the tiny country of Nepal, and how such a small land could encompass 8 of the World’s 10 Highest Mountains, fascinated and intimidated me at the...

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