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