10 Best Walking And Hiking Trails In Europe

West Highland Way, Scotland

Recognized as one of the most exclusive hiking trails in the world, the West Highland Way in Scotland, interspersed by rolling grasses and rocky peaks, is a subtle reflection of the national character of the Scots. The beautiful route takes you through the shores of pastoral Loch Lomond and the swamps of Rannoch Moor and includes a pleasant break in villages like Rowardennan where you can savor the taste of authentic Scottish haggis.

Alsace Wine Trail, France

Civilized yet remarkably simple, the Alsace Wine Trail in France offers you a perfect opportunity to blend walking and wine. A day-long hiking trail conveniently links you to the beautiful cities of Kaysersberg, Riquewihr, Turckheim and Bergheim. France’s most renowned wine route, the Alsace Wine Trail leads you to charming flower-adorned villages, medieval castles, and some of the oldest vineyards in Europe. A very pleasant hiking trail through a medieval landscape, it is sure to entice you with the charisma of the villages and the perfection of the wines which originate here.