Neil Lapping - Chief Adventure Officer, Macs Adventure


Neil Lapping is the founder and Chief Adventure Officer of Macs Adventure. Founded in 2003 Macs Adventure specialises in operating self-guided walking and cycling holidays in the UK, Europe and Worldwide destinations. 

Neil has grown the business from his kitchen table to a market leading adventure tour operator employing over 30 people. Macs Adventure operates over 400 tours in 35 countries welcoming over 13,000 adventurers each year.

Through his twin focuses of delivering high quality trips transformative travel experiences and innovative digital marketing Neil has led Macs Adventure in achieving sustained growth rates of in excess of 30% a year since launch. Having recently opened a new subsidiary in Germany (AbenteuerWege Reisen) his current focus is on international expansion. 

Sharing his passion for the outdoors and travel with his customers and team is what continues to motivate Neil in striving to make Macs Adventure the UK’s number 1 independent adventure tour operator.