Walking Holidays in Ireland


The Wild Atlantic Way, a 2,500km trail on the west coast of Ireland, stretching from Donegals Inishowen Peninsula to Kinsale in Co. Cork. A small selection of highlights along the route include the Burren, the Cliffs of Moher, Connemara, Dingle, Dursey Island and the Skelligs.

Many of our Guided Tours visit parts of the Wild Atlantic Way, including Aran Islands & Western Way, Connemara SpecialConnemara and The Burren, Cork & Kerry and Donegal and Antrim.

A selection of Self Guided Tours which visit parts of the Wild Atlantic Way, including Aran Islands & Western WayBeara WayBurren and Western WayDingle Way, Kerry Way & Sheepshead Way.  


Join our knowledgeable and professional guides for superb walks throughout Ireland, Scotland, Wales and The Lake District. We have a holiday for everyone, catering for all levels of ability and varying interests, join us as an individual or as part of a group of friends or family. Each day you will be looked after by our experienced guides who have personal insight into the local region, its history, culture, its flora and fauna. Many of our tours follow parts of the Wild Atlantic Way, including Cork & Kerry, Connemara Special  Donegal and Antrim and Connemara, the Burren & Aran Islands


When booking a self-guided tour in Ireland, Scotland & Wales, you can start on whichever day you want and we can tailor the tour to your interests and budget. You don’t have to worry about accommodation, routes, maps, travel information and places of interest. All you have to do is enjoy your holiday. These tours are suitable for individuals or as a shared adventure for family groups or friends.In Ireland choose between the Dingle Way, the Wicklow Way, the Aran islands and the Western Way, Connemara and the Western Way, the Beara Way, the Sheephead Way, the Kerry Way, the Antrim Way,  


We have a selection of weekend and mid-week breaks, perfect when you only have a few days to escape. Our selection of breaks has something for everyone, each catered to suit varying levels of ability and different interests. The short breaks give you a chance to relax and recharge your batteries while our professional guides look after you while you experience the countryside and all its glories.


Wicklow Walking Festival 2014

Friday 24th to Monday 27th October.

Due to popular demand Footfalls are running their  ’Wicklow 3 Peak Challenge’ again as part of their 2014 Walking Festival.

Graded walks on all days of the Festival to suit all levels

Live traditional music every night

To book any of our walks you can go directly to the Booking form .



Our popular mountain skills training courses are designed to help you enjoy the full pleasures of the mountains. To build your confidence in your ability to navigate and look after yourself safely while exploring the countryside. Navigation forms the core of mountaineering and is an art to have the capability to guide yourself safely in the mountains in poor weather conditions or failing light and to avoid natural hazards.


Welcome to Footfalls Walking Holidays

We offer:

  • Guided/Escorted Walking Tours and Vacations in Ireland, Wales, Scotland and the Lake District, to suit all levels of fitness and ability.
  • Leisurely walks for those who just like to stretch their legs amidst spectacular scenery.
  • Cultural tours taking in the geology, history and archaeology of the areas of Ireland.
  • Challenging mountain hikes for energetic and experienced walkers.
  • Flexible support for self-guided walks and touring visits.
  • Arrangement of accommodation in carefully selected establishments, sensitive to the needs of our walkers.
  • Provision of maps and walking/vacation itineraries.
  • Airport-transfer and luggage transport
  • Private tours of Ireland, Wales, Scotland & England

If you would like more information please email us at: info@walkinghikingireland.com