Welcome to Load Off Your Back

UK Self-guided Walking Holidays on Britain's National Trails and Long Distance Paths


Load Off Your Back is part of the RWH Travel Ltd family, and with decades of experience in organising walking holidays throughout the world behind us, you can be sure your arrangements are in good hands.

We provide holidays with variety, flexibility and reliability – you just need to choose one to suit you.

Experience some of the country's most scenic landscapes close up, at your own pace, away from the crowds, and without the burden of baggage.

Let us take the load off your back – it's just you, your daypack and the horizon!


Freedom and flexibility are all yours. You can take your time and enjoy the views, villages and distractions along the way, include a free day to relax, or just eat up the miles – it's your holiday!

Double Reward Points Offer 

You earn Reward Points each time you book a holiday with Load Off Your Back. For every £1 you spend we will give you 2 Reward Points; each 100 points are worth a £1 discount on a future holiday. 

For a limited time only we are offering Double Reward Points. Book your summer holiday before 31 March 2017 and earn 4 Reward Points for every £1 spent. The Double Reward Points offer also applies to our sister brands: Ramblers Walking HolidaysChapters Experience HolidaysAdagio and Cruise & Walk Holidays. So choose from a wide range of wonderful destinations and exciting activities and make your summer one to remember!

Double Reward Points Offer Terms: You must book your holiday between 16/02/2017 and 31/03/2017. Holidays must depart between 01/04/2017 and 31/10/2017. Double Points will be automatically applied at the time of your booking and will be available to redeem on a future holiday once you have returned from the holiday on which they were earned.