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Days Out Activities

Pitlochry Theatre

Pitlochry Festival Theatre, Perthshire, Scotland

Pitlochry Festival Theatre is a major Perthshire visitor attraction, offering six plays in repertoire (comedy, drama and musical), a wide variety of concerts, a gift shop, café and restaurant and the famous Explorers Garden within its grounds.

Theatre ticket prices from: £20-£35
Lunch/snacks 7 days. 2 course eve dinner: £21.95 3 courses: £24.95

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horse trekking at Slieve Aughty Riding Centre in the west of Ireland

Horse Riding in the West of Ireland

Ireland is known as the Land of the Horse, so come on out and explore the Irish countryside on horseback! Treks meander through rivers, under old oak trees, beside stone walls dripping in moss, and along quiet country lanes.

€30/hour or €100/full day with a picnic. Group rates available. Riding holidays start at €650/week, all inclusive

Walking Holiday Group in Scotland's green majestic Glen Licht

Western Highlands & Isle of Skye - Guided Walking Holiday

Walking the rugged mountains surrounded by wild seas, white beaches and green islands, this tour is for those with a taste for wilderness and adventure and an appetite for Scotland's cultural delights. Personal, small, guided groups of fewer than 8.


Hiring an electric bike and watching the sunset

Electric Bicycle Hire - Lake District

Leave the car behind, hire an electric bicycle and cycle effortlessly into the wonderful countryside of the Lake District to explore the sights and attractions of the central Lakes without having to worry about the hills or getting hot and sweaty.

Will depend on the hire point, but from £5-10 for a hour's hire to £15 - £25 for full day.

Horse riding in Chianti, Tuscany

Horse riding in Chianti, Tuscany (Italy)

Imagine iconic Tuscan hills, world-class food and wines, Medieval villages, that is Chianti in Tuscany! Ride through vineyards, olive groves and chestnut trees following ancient bridleways with scenic views and enjoy few nights in a romantic castle.

From £293 per person per package

Parking the electric bike by the wall and enjoying the fabulous Peak District

Electric Bicycle Hire - Peak District

It’s cycling but not as we know it. Electric bicycles dismiss headwinds and flatten hills. Everyone can enjoy the great outdoors on two wheels, so hire an electric bicycle to experience the beautiful Peak District scenery.

Will depend on the hire point, but from £5-10 for an hour's hire, to £15-£25 for a full day.

Post to post donkey walking holidays offer scenic rewards

Donkey Walking in the West of Ireland

Make a new friend and lighten your load by exploring the west of Ireland on foot with a donkey companion. It gives hiking a whole new meaning.

Half Day: €30. Full Day: €60. Organic picnics available for €5/child and €7.50/adult. Donkey walking holidays start at €500/week, all inclusive.

The calm water on this fantastic canoeing trip

Adventure Canoeing Day, Kildare, Ireland

The Barrow river is a hidden gem. A natural waterway that was harnessed for small barge traffic over 200 years ago. It now offers an incredibly interesting day out of fun, wonder, excitement, thrills and natural beauty. You will not be disappointed.

49 Euro Half Day - 75 Euro Full Day - Minimum 2 persons

Cycle the Camel Trail and North Cornwall

For a fabulous family day out on the unique Camel Trail in North Cornwall visit Bridge Bike Hire. With a stock of 400 bikes and open 364 days a year this top line facility has featured on all the top TV holiday programs and newspaper travel reviews.

Adult from £10 per day
Children from £6 per day
3 hour hire option

Walking with a donkey, the kids love it!

Donkey Trekking on Transfrontier Coffee Smuggler's trails

Follow the Smuggler's routes, criss crossing the border between the Spanish Extremadura and the Portuguese Alto Alentejo, used for centuries, rediscovered, explore the "Wild West" of the Extremadura accompanied by our donkeys and a tour guide.

7 nights, full board, English speaking tour guide and donkey: price per person in a double room is £650.

(alternatively we offer a 4 night option, full board, English speaking tour guide, donkey
price per person in a double room is £360.-)

Single rooms in the same 2 bedroom apartment available for the same price for a third person or child. 
There are only 2 apartments with 2 double bedrooms available. 

Children under 14 get 20% discount, not recommended for children under 7 years old due to the length of the walks.
Minimum number of 3 participants.

Transfer from and to the local train or bus station on request.