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Hikers in the Dolomites. Join us for splendid hiking in Italy's Dolomites in July or September 2014.

NEWS! The 20th anniversary Best Hikes in the Dolomites - Part II hiking tour that debuted in 2016 will be offered again in early July 2017. Spaces are limited. In July 2017, we will also offer a brand new hiking tour in the Spanish Pyrenees (including the principality of Andorra) in celebration of the 20th anniversary of our first Pyrenees hiking tour in 1997.

Welcome to Mountain Hiking Holidays! Our hiking trips immerse you in the magnificence of the mountains. Travel with us to the mountains of Europe, South America, Japan, and the United States. Enjoy a choice of guided day hikes and evenings spent in comfortable accommodations. Thinking about a hiking vacation? Join us for a mountain hiking adventure tour amidst the world's most thrilling landscapes!

Descriptions of hiking tours are available by clicking on the links below! You can reserve places on any hiking trip by clicking the "Make a Reservation" button that appears at the bottom of each trip description page and following the instructions. Go to our secure Trip Reservation page to learn more!


Mountain Hiking Trips, Europe   News
Hiking the Mountains of Bulgaria Bulgaria Slide Show!  (June 2017)   NEW! Watch the October 29, 2015 segment on the Shikoku Pilgrimage from Japan National Television (NHK).
NEW! Autumn Hiking Reunion in Maine's Acadia National Park. Join us for New England fall foliage on the Maine coast in October 2016.
NEW! Japan makes the #2 position on Lonely Planet's Top 10 Countries list for 2016.

Check out our short video capturing scenes from our Spring Hiking Reunion in Pinnacles National Park in March 2015.
The Sacred Journeys (Shikoku Pilgrimage episode) is once again online at YouTube. Or access info and video clips at the PBS website. You can purchase a DVD of the Sacred Journeys series at shop.pbs.org.
Watch this teaser from PBS of the Mountain Hiking Holidays Shikoku Temple Trek group shopping for pilgrim gear!
Conde Nast Traveler magazine readers vote Hokkaido (Japan) one of the Top 10 Islands in Asia in the annual Reader's Choice awards. Join us for some hiking on Hokkaido in September 2016 and see why the island made the list!
Fjord Norway wins top honors in National Geographic Traveler's sixth annual Destination Stewardship survey. Check out the Fjord Norway trip experience it for yourself!

Hiking in the Dolomites - PART II (July 2017)  
Hiking in Iceland (July 2017)  
Hiking the Dolomites of Italy (September 2017)  
Hiking the Spanish Pyrenees (July 2017)  
Hiking in Fjord Norway Norway Slide Show! (July 2016)  
Hiking the Pyrenees of France and Spain Pyrenees Slide Show! (September 2016)  
Hiking Spain's Picos de Europa (September 2016)  
Mountain Hiking Trips, Japan  
Hokkaido Trails Hiking (Japan) (September 2016)  
Shikoku Temple Trek (Japan) (April 2017)  
Shikoku Temple Trek, Part 2 (November 2016 & November 2017)  
Shikoku Temple Trek, Part 3 - The Kechigan (April 2017)  
Hiking the Kumano Kodo, Japan (October 2017)  
Mountain Hiking Trips, South America  
Hiking in Patagonia (March 2017)  
Mountain Hiking Trips, United States  
Acadia National Park - Autumn Hiking Reunion (October 2016)  
    Name that Mountain Quiz. Test yourself on our Facebook page.
Mountains: A Celebration slide show (4 min)
More slide shows/videos: Greece, Bulgaria, Swiss Alps Inn to Inn, Dolomites, Pyrenees, Romania, Norway, Maritime Alps Inn to Inn, Olympic NP, Kauai, Patagonia, Hokkaido (Japan)
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Other Destinations
Over the years, Mountain Hiking Holidays has developed and operated trips to a variety of destinations either as scheduled departures or custom-designed itineraries for groups. Not all the trips that we've developed are offered every year. Click here to review more trip itineraries featuring hikes along China's Great Wall, and classic Pacific Northwest hiking in Washington's Olympic National Park. Other itineraries let you discover the joy of hiking in the Maritime Alps of France and Italy, the Transylvanian Alps of Romania, the Picos de Europa of northern Spain, the Carpathian Mountains of Hungary, Slovakia and Poland, Portugal's Atlantic islands of Madeira and the Azores, the volcanic mountains of Japan's northern island of Hokkaido, and more! We have also led strenuous hut-to-hut hiking trips along the long-distance trails of Italy's Dolomites, as well as along the challenging high-level traverse of the Fagaras Mountains in Romania. Please let us know if you have a specific interest in any of these trips. We would love the opportunity to help make your travel dreams a reality!
Private Trips
Let us create a customized itinerary for your group of friends, family or business associates. Choose your destination, style of accommodations and travel dates. We'll handle the planning and logistics so you're free to immerse yourself in the adventure!
Mountain Fun Fact
The highest peak on the Balkan Peninsula is Musala ("Мусала" in Bulgarian), not the better known Mount Olympus in Greece. Musala rises to a height of 9,596 feet, 26 feet higher than Olympus ("Όλυμπος" in Greek).
"Art Tours by Amy" Trips (Art, History, Architecture)
Art Tours by Amy offers a selection of art, history and architecture tours for active travelers. Please visit ArtToursByAmy.com for more information or click on the following links.
Japan Heritage: Art, History & Gardens (May 2017)
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