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Introduction to Cicerone Guidebooks

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Cicerone printed their first guidebook around the same time when Sherpa Expeditions was running some of their first walking holidays back in the early ‘70s. Based in Cumbria, the team at Cicerone find themselves right between two of England’s most famous national parks: Lake District National Park and Yorkshire Dales National Park. We believe that this makes them true experts on walks like the Cumbrian Way.

Each of their books came about from extensive desk & field research by expert authors and we believe that this passion shows in the publications. With maps and notes from the Sherpa Expeditions team, the Cicerone books form the perfect accompaniment for some of our walking holidays in England, Scotland, Italy and Switzerland.


Book a trip with Sherpa Expeditions and get a unique discount code to upon checkout receive 20% off your purchase with Cicerone.


From the Team at Cicerone

“Our aim is to provide inspiration and excellent information for people to enjoy their next adventure, whether that is a walk, trek, cycle or run. We just want people to have a great time outdoors!" Hannah, Cicerone team 


What Sherpa Expeditions Say

“I like about the Cicerone guidebooks their compact size, durable nature (some have plastic covers), and the range of stuff they cover. I particularly like the little guides they do to things like First Aid and Wild Flowers.” John, Sherpa Expeditions team


If you are interested in obtaining one of the 320+ Cicerone guidebooks, from the English Lake District and southern European Pyrenees to Morocco’s High Atlas and the Himalayas of India, Nepal and Bhutan, you can find practical and inspirational guidebooks. Whether you like to go trekking, walking, cycling or mountaineering, why not browse the Cicerone website for ideas? If you have booked a trip with, us you will receive a unique discount code that entitles you 20% off your purchase with Cicerone.


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