"In every walk with nature one receives far more than he seeks."

John Muir

What our clients say about us

We are proud to be members of the Association of Independent Tour Operators (AITO) who represent Britain’s leading specialist tour operators. Our overall company rating of 99% is based on independent reviews from our clients.


Coast to Coast (2023)

“The C2C was brilliant, fantastic, unbelievably stunning, just w-o-w every second I was walking. The perfect arrangements of Absolute Escapes allowed me to focus on the walks, absolutely well done. Fantastic tour operator.”

Sonja Dalhaus, Germany
Dingle Way (2023)

“We hiked the Dingle Way around the Dingle peninsula in Ireland. Stayed at many wonderful guest houses, and had great food and drink! Absolute Escapes was extremely helpful in all of the planning and our numerous questions and changes.”

Jim Missell, USA
Scotland by Train (2023)

“The Absolute Escape Scotland by Train tour was just what we were looking for. Having arranged train travel, bed and breakfast lodging, and wonderful destinations to explore was really a great way to experience Scotland for the first time. Thanks so much for helping us to have a once in a life trip.”

Jeff Neill, USA
Great Glen Way (2023)

“Glorious Great Glen Way. So many gorgeous paths, awesome views and moments of complete stillness. Professional, incredibly easy to communicate with. Managed to put together a brilliant holiday for us with professionalism and care for every detail.”

Miriam Lynn, England
West Highland Way (2023)

“I can wholeheartedly recommend Absolute Escape. Everything, without exception, was planned carefully and there was not one single problem from beginning to the end. The always friendly, supportive and fast emails is a major contribution to this good experience.”

Katja Rueegg, Switzerland
Isle of Skye & the Outer Hebrides (2023)

“We felt well-equipped as soon as we arrived in the UK. Every interaction was warm and informative. We felt we were in very good hands.”

Alison d'Amato, USA
West Highland Way (2023)

“Carefree walking through beautiful countryside. Their selection of accommodation, their itinerary brochure and their helpful hints for the holiday were first class. We did not have to worry about any aspect of the holiday.”

Des Reilly, Ireland
Highlights of Scotland (2022)

“Absolute Escapes planned a driving holiday for us from Edinburgh through the Highlands. It was PERFECT!!! They curated a perfect amount of drive times, wonderful hotels, and fabulous meals. I have nothing but the highest praise for this company.”

Jennifer Henkind, USA
Escape to the Highlands (2023)

“Our 10 days in Scotland were perfect! The guest houses chosen could not have been any better and the custom part of our itinerary was wonderful! Absolute Escapes was wonderful, we will book with them again!”

Matthew Church, USA
Tour Operator of the Year 2023 - Platinum

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