Welcome to Walkopedia, experts in walking in special places...
...and our interactive directory of the world’s best walks, hikes and treks
This requires daunting levels of research - and help from walk lovers like you. So, please give us your suggestions, comments and photos.
News - July 2016:
After walking across the UK's Lake District on the Coast to Coast, we're loading details of some 20 of the Lakes' best walks.
24 April: the wonderful First Story childrens' charity announce the results of their writing competition sponsored by Walkopedia: http://www.firststory.org.uk/2016/04/21/walkopedia-competition-winners-announcement/
The world's 100 best walks
What are the world's 100 best walks?
Here is our current Top 10:
- Mount Kailash Kora, China
- Inca Trails, Peru
- Mustang, Nepal
- Petra Area, Jordan
- The Dolomites, Italy
- Torajaland, Indonesia
- Drakensberg Escarpment, South Africa
- Garwhal, Kumaon Himalaya , India
- Source of the Ganges and Above, India
- Cappadocia, Turkey
All our walks, by destination
See the full list of all our walks, arranged by country
Identifying the best walks requires a system as well as stamina: but what are the essential ingredients of a great walk? See our walks assessment system
Armchair exploration: a random walk
Walk of the month: Across Pompeii
Which countries have the
most great walks?
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