Walking Holiday in England on
On this walking holiday on the Thames Path you walk 74 of the 180 miles of one of UK's National Walking Trails. The walking holiday follows the meandering course of the River Thames from Oxford to Windsor.
The hiking route is a great first walking holiday experience as it is easy walking and offers a wealth of interesting places to visit en-route. The Thames Path walking trail is clearly way-marked to provide reassurance on your walking holiday in Southern England.
Oxford to Windsor
9 days walking
Min/max daily distance:
Average Daily distance:
Day 1: Arrive at Oxford
Optional Day 1: extra day in Oxford
Day 2: Oxford to Abingdon 9.5 miles
Day 3: Abingdon to Clifton Hampden 5.5 miles
Day 4: Clifton Hampden to Wallingford 8.5 miles
Day 5: Wallingford to Goring 7 miles
Day 6: Goring to Reading 11 miles
Day 7: Reading to Henley 9 miles
Day 8: Henley to Marlow 8.5 miles
Day 9: Marlow to Maidenhead 7 miles
Day 10: Maidenhead to Windsor 8 miles
Optional Day 2: extra day in Windsor
Day 11: Depart after breakfast
details about this route can be found on our Downstream
Source to London Itinerary.
This walking holiday in the UK operates from March to October and can also be walked upstream.
Short walking breaks are also available, with 2 or 3 days walking. Just select the part of the path you want to walk.
The above distances are only a suggestion. If you would like to walk longer or shorter distances, we can arrange that too. Why not combine this walk with a hiking tour in another part of the UK.
|How to get there|
Plane to London
By Car to Oxford where parking is available
By Train / Bus to London, Oxford or Windsor
route passes through Oxford and Windsor which are great places to visit,
with good shopping, restaurants and pubs.
This walking holiday is great hiking for visitors to the UK as it offers a taste of England's history mixed with the modern UK of today. This is a gentle walk, full of contrasts, with bustling cities and quiet river banks.
This is a popular walking tour, so we have carefully selected comfortable accommodation to ensure you are well rested each night after a busy day
hiking and sightseeing.
|London's great river is full of surprises as its path flows gently from its source and the stunning Cotswolds. On the Thames Path tour you walk through some of Southern England's most historic landscapes, full of wildlife and heritage. The highlights of Windsor and Oxford are en-route so why not take rest days to explore the many galleries and museums, and take advantage of the fine selection of shops, restaurants and pubs.|
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