Hedonistic Hiking is an owner-operated company offering fully-inclusive small group walking holidays in Italy and north east Victoria. The tours take guests off the beaten track and, above all, let people experience the heart and soul of each region.
All tours are researched and operated by the company owners, Mick and Jackie Parsons, guaranteeing a high quality and personal experience. Mick and Jackie have a combined 35 years experience offering high quality tours to the discerning traveller. Each itinerary brings alive the rich culture, artistic heritage and intriguing history of each region.
Guests stay in beautiful boutique accommodation in small villages or nestled into the stunning countryside. Accommodation is locally owned and run and has been carefully selected by Hedonistic Hiking.
Food and Wine is an important element of Hedonistic Hiking tours. Evening meals are in delightful restaurants with menus matched to excellent local wines. Lunches are alfresco and showcase the delicious local produce.
The company has been Eco-certified with Ecotourism Australia since 2007. Hedonistic Hiking’s commitment to sustainability means that through their tours guests directly contribute to the local economy and support small businesses.
The walking is enjoyable challenging and there is always a support vehicle allowing guests to walk as little or as much as they wish.
Hedonistic Hiking Tour dates for 2018.
|Highlights of Mount Buffalo National Park||23-26 February 2018|
|Hiking around Beechworth||23-25 March 2018|
|The Italian Lakes||3-10 May 2018|
|Lucca, Volterra and the Island of Elba||4-12 May 2018|
|Northern Tuscany and Ravenna||13-20 May 2018|
|The Wilds of Abruzzo||22-30 May 2018|
|Slovenia and Friuli||1-9 June 2018|
|France and Italy||12-20 June 2018|
|The Jewels of Piedmont||22- 29 June 2018|
|Southern Italy||22-30 June 2018|
|The Best of the Italian Alps||3-11 July 2018|
|Austria and the Dolomites||14- 22 July 2018|
|The Palio of Siena||12- 18 August 2018|
|A Tuscan Harvest||2-9 September 2018|
|The Italian Lakes||13-20 September 2018|
|Parma, Tuscany and the Ligurian Sea||21-28 September 2018|
|Slovenia and Friuli||30 September 2018 – 8 October 2018|
|Northern Tuscany and Ravenna||10-17 October 2018|
|The Jewels of Piedmont||19-26 October 2018|
Hedonistic Hiking Tour Proposed Dates for 2019.
|The Italian Lakes 2 – 9 May|
|Lucca, Volterra and Elba 10 – 18 May|
|Medieval Umbria 20 – 27 May|
|Piedmont Mountains – NEW 11 – 18 June|
|France and Italy 21 – 29 June|
|Best of the Italian Alps 2 – 10 July|
|Austria and the Dolomites 13 – 21 July|
|Palio of Siena 12 – 18 August|
|Austria and the Dolomites 31 August – 8 September|
|Parma, Tuscany and the Ligurian Sea 13 – 20 September|
|Southern Italy 18 – 26 September|
|A Tuscan Harvest 22 - 29 September|
|Northern Tuscany and Ravenna 2 – 9 October|
|Slovenia and Friuli 12 – 20 October|
|Wilds of Abruzzo 12 – 20 October|
|Jewels of Piedmont 23 – 30 October|