Action Outdoors, the UK arm of not for profit organisation, UCPA, has launched its summer program for 2020, including new destinations in Greece, Portugal, Mauritius and Brazil and established destinations such as Argentiere and Chamonix.
The summer holidays include both coastal and mountain activities such as kitesurfing, windsurfing, scuba diving and sailing to climbing, mountaineering and mountain biking. There’s also specific holidays for tennis, golf, horse riding and wellness.
Like all UCPA holidays, they include full-board accommodation (in shared rooms) as well as most offering equipment hire and instruction, all included in the price.
Mountain destinations include: Chamonix, Argentiere and Verdon, all in France. Coastal destinations include: Hyères, Lacanau, Port d’Albret and Port Barcares, all in France with Worldwide resorts located in Brazil, Portugal, Morocco, Egypt, Spain and Greece.
Managing Director of Action Outdoors, David Robertson, said:
Lots of people know us for the great value ski holidays we have throughout the winter but now we have an even larger summer program expanding to the kinds of destinations usually reserved for those with very deep pockets. UCPA are continuing to expand and offer a high quality product that is affordable – kitesurfing is proving to be a particularly popular growth area and we are offering 12 destinations with some of them open 12 months of the year. It’s really exciting times for us as we continue to grow year on year.
Some Examples Out Of The Many Holidays On Offer Through The Summer
Kitesurfing in Tibau do Sul (Brazil)
From £853 including, 7 nights full-board accommodation, kitesurfing equipment, instruction, wetsuit (dates from May 2020 onwards). £621 without instruction.
Mountain Biking and surfing (Fuerteventura) all year
From £576, including 7 nights full-board accommodation, instruction, all equipment, transfers to activity spots.
Mountaineering Introduction holiday (Chamonix)
From £633, including 6 nights full-board accommodation (one night in a mountain hut), technical climbing equipment, instruction 5 days, lift passes.
Yachting from Toulon to St Tropez
From £441, including 6 nights accommodation on-board the yacht, skipper, instruction, safety and rescue equipment (food, fuel and port fees not included).
Prices are per person, do not include travel to the destination, do not include travel insurance.