The landscape across Europe is vast, varied and utterly compelling. Getting your boots and backpack on and heading into the outdoors is the best way to see such a beautiful continent, and with that in mind, we’ve picked out some of the most spellbinding hiking trails that Europe has to offer.
1. Kungsleden, Sweden
Translating as ‘The King’s Trail’, this 270-mile (435-kilometre) route straddles the north of Sweden, including Lapland and the Arctic Circle. This stunning landscape is home to the indigenous Sami people and features forest, glaciated valleys and winding rivers.