Escorted Tours

These are the fully escorted Tours that we are currently offering. We personally lead these Tours ourselves and are available at all times during the Tour.  

The Pyrenees National Park

June/July 2020 - Passes of the Pyrenees

 

A spectacular 13-day driving tour with three nights in fabulous 5* hotels that takes you right across the Pyrenees from the Atlantic coast in the north to the Mediterranean coast in the south. We will spend 6 days in the Pyrenees before returning via the Costa Brava, the Cote Vermeille, Millau, the Gorge de la Dourbie and Oradour-sur-Glane. As always the Tour is offered on a bed & breakfast basis with return Channel Tunnel crossing included in the price. There is also an option to use the Portsmouth to Bilbao ferry for the outward journey rather than driving down through France. 

 

This Tour is limited to 14 places. 

Gross Glockner Hochalpinestrasse

June/July 2020 - A Passion for Porsche

 

A spectacular 11-day driving tour through Germany, Austria and the Czech Republic visiting a multitude of places that are integral to the history of Porsche, motorsport and the development and production of the motor car in general. In addition the tour offers splendid driving on passes, scenic roads and autobahns as well as the opportunity to visit some wonderful towns and cities. As always the Tour is offered on a bed & breakfast basis with return Channel Tunnel crossing included in the price.

 

This Tour is limited to 14 places. 

Belvedere Palace, Vienna

July/August 2020 - A Viennese Whirl

 

A spectacular 13-day driving Tour that takes us through central Europe to visit a number of motoring and transport related places of interest in Germany, Austria and the Czech Republic. As you would expect, the Tour features some splendid driving roads and in addition we have the opportunity to spend two nights in Salzburg and three nights in Vienna, where in addition to all of the well known sights, we will also be able to visit the free open air film festival and food and drink extravaganza held in the square in front of the Town Hall during our stay. On this Tour all of the hotels with the exception of night 1 are 4* and as always the Tour is offered on a bed & breakfast basis with return Channel Tunnel crossing included in the price. 

 

This Tour is lmited to 14 places.

September 2020 - Balkan Blast

 

A wonderful 21-day escorted Tour into the heart of Croatia. We will travel down in three days and then spend eleven days in Croatia where we will spend our time on the Dalmatian Coast, Istria, Montenegro and in the National Parks. We will have a free day in Split, the Plitvice National Park and two free days in Dubrovnik. We will also visit Rovinj, Mostar and the wonderful amphitheatre in Pula. Our journey back over seven days will include a free day at Lake Bled in Slovenia and superb driving in the Soca Valley and across a number of spectacular passes including the Vrsic & Podkoren passes in Slovenia, the old Brenner pass and the Silvretta pass in Austria and the Black Forest and Northern Vosges National Park. As always, bed & breakfast, hotel parking and return Channel Tunnel crossings are included in the price.

 

This Tour is limited to 14 places.

May/June 2021 - Corsica & Sardinia

 

A stunning 15-day Tour travelling through France to Livorno to catch the overnight ferry to Olbia in Sardinia. We will then spend four days based in Sardinia with the opportunity to join optional circular tours exploring the spectacular roads which cut through the mountains and follow the breath-taking coastline. We then catch the ferry to Corsica where we spend four nights with the option to join circular tours exploring some of the roads used in the "Tour de Corse" road race as well as some of the most spectacular parts of the island. We then take the overnight ferry to Savona and follow the Route Napoleon, diverting through the Grand Canyon du Verdon before reaching our hotel in the French Alps. From here we head back through France and on to the UK over two days. As always, bed & breakfast, ferries to Olbia, Bonifacio & Savona and return Channel Tunnel crossings are included. On this tour all hotel rooms have been upgraded from standard to superior.

 

This Tour is limited to 10 places.

June/July 2021 - An Arctic Adventure

 

An epic 24 day escorted Tour into the Arctic Circle via Stockholm and onto Nordkapp on the most northerly road in Europe. We head back along the Norwegian coast via Hammerfest, Tromso, Narvik and Trondheim before taking the Atlantic tunnel and the Atlantic bridge to Molde. We then tackle the famous "Trollstigen" before passing through the longest road tunnel in the world as we head to Oslo. The adventure continues to Landskrona, the Konigsegg factory and Copenhagen before returning to Germany with a stay in Hamburg and then back to Calais.  As usual bed and breakfast, return Eurotunnel crossings and the two major ferries are included in the price. The hotels are mainly 4* and rooms are upgraded to superior in all cases.

 

This Tour is limited to 8 places.

July/August 2021 - The Italian Job

 

Join us as we travel through the Alps to Turin where we stay for four nights before returning via the Alps and Jura mountains on some stunning alpine passes. We will visit all of the major european locations used in the 1969 film and an optional walking tour of film locations in the city of Turin is also included. As always, bed & breakfast, hotel parking and return Eurotunnel crossing is included in the price.

 

On this Tour the price includes evening meals with wine and coffee on the first and last nights. 

 

This Tour features two nights accomodation in the luxury 5* Grand Hotel Royal & Golf in Courmayeur where Michael Caine, Benny Hill and the other stars of the film stayed whilst they were filming on location. The Tour also includes four nights accommodation in the world famous Lingotto Hotel which was the old FIAT factory and includes a tour of the rooftop track used in the film. We also hope to be able to drive our cars on the rooftop circuit*

 

All hotels on this Tour are either 5* or 4* and rooms at all hotels have been upgraded from standard to superior.

 

This Tour is limited to 14 places.

The Transfăgărășan Highway

September 2021 - The Greatest Driving Road in the World

 

The Transfăgărășan Highway, The Transalpina Highway, Dracula's Castle and the Roads and Castles of Silesia. 

 

Join us as we travel through Germany, Austria & Hungary to reach Romania. We will stay at our hotel in Romania for three nights which will allow us to drive the Transfăgărășan Highway (described by Top Gear as the greatest driving road in the world), twice and also drive the full length of the equally superb Transalpina Highway. We will also visit Count Dracula's castle whilst we are based in Translyvania. We will return via two nights in Budapest and three nights in some stunning castle hotels in Silesia. Whilst in Poland we will visit the Nazi underground HQ of Project Riese and drive some fabulous roads along the Polish and Czech border. We head back through Germany, staying in Koln  again on the final evening. As always, bed & breakfast, hotel parking and return Eurotunnel crossing is included in the price. On this Tour, rooms in all hotels have been upgraded from standard to superior.

 

This Tour is limited to 10 places.