Types Of Sport Holidays

If you want to do something different on your next holiday why not try one of the many types of sport holidays?  No matter what type of sport you enjoy participating in or how physically fit you are, there is a sport holiday to suit your interests.  The types of sport holidays available will depend on the season and location and your budget will also dictate what types of sport holidays you can take.  But don't fret as there are many sports holidays which are very affordable.

The Different Types of Sport Holidays

The following is a short list of some of the types of sport holidays available.

  • Walking – you can go just about anywhere in the UK to enjoy a walking holiday. The UK has many splendid locations to explore whether it is Stonehenge, the Lake District or a walking tour of London. You can enjoy all the location has to offer in a leisurely manner.
  • Cycling – whether it is Sherwood Forest or the Scottish Highlands, the UK offers many areas for an enjoyable cycling holiday. There are many areas which can challenge you or simply provide a casual ride.
  • Water sports – The UK is abundant with excellent lakes and rivers to go boating and enjoy water sports. And let's not forget all the great places to go fishing.
  • Skiing – when winter comes, you can easily travel to many European locations which offer excellent skiing holidays.
  • Extreme sports – scuba diving, BMXing, bungee jumping or white water rafting. No matter what extreme sport you enjoy there is a holiday location for you!

What to Expect on Types of Sport Holidays

No matter what types of sport holidays you choose, you are sure to have a thoroughly enjoyable time. As with any holiday, you will need to make sure you bring the appropriate equipment and clothing for your type of sport holiday; or you need to make sure they are available at the location. You can expect your sports holiday to be an awesome experience no matter whether you are a beginner or advanced at your sport and you are sure to meet lots of new people who are also interested in the same things as you.

The Estimated Costs of the Types of Sport Holidays

Your budget will ultimately determine the types of sport holidays you are able to take. A cycling holiday through the nearby countryside would likely cost you very little depending on whether it is a day trip, overnight, or longer. You will also need to figure out your budget for food and beverages during your trip. A walking tour of London could cost you as little as £7 plus transportation costs to London. Of course, you'll also want to make sure you have enough funds to enjoy the food and beverages along the way. And don't forget the souvenirs wherever you take your holiday.

A skydiving holiday can start around £170 and up depending on the type of skydiving you choose. Certainly, the expenses for your travel to the location, accommodations and food and beverages would be additional. And if your sport holiday takes you to Europe, you can plan on spending upwards of £1,000 or more depending on the travel type, location, and activity.

Regardless of the types of sport holidays you choose, you can have as much fun as you want. You can explore a new country, experience a new thrill, or learn a new skill. It is all up to you and what you want to accomplish during your holiday.

Back to Top