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Independent Tours

Independent Tours can be taken at any time to suit you. Our self-drive tours are the perfect way to enjoy a driving holiday or vacation, but without the time, hassle and guesswork of planning it yourself.

We do all the extensive research:

  • Find lovely roads and drive every mile to ensure scenic routes for you to enjoy
  • Handpick delightful and charming hotels for your comfort and visit each to ensure the parking and facilities are suitable
  • Collate information on everything there is to do, see and visit each day
  • Create the route maps

Whether it’s a tour just for you, a group of friends, or a club, we have a suitable driving itinerary. For group orders of two or more tour books there is a discount – please enquire.

 

Contact Us Today to order your Tour Book.

 

Our tours include:

  • Detailed, easy-to-follow written route instructions
  • Maps showing each day’s route
  • Hotel details, with parking and other information
  • Restaurant recommendations for coffee stops, lunch and dinner
  • Detailed information on all there is to do, see and visit each day
  • A little bit of history of the area, and may include some little anecdotes or stories about the places you are passing through

Essentially everything you need to make the most of your precious time and allow you to get on with enjoying your trip.

Our comprehensive, informative, full-colour tour guides will provide all the information you need in just one place, and not be cluttered with various guide books, leaflets and maps. Here’s a sample tour book to whet your appetite.

“The trip was wonderful and it was nice to have everything planned and booked in advance. The routes were fantastic and the guide notes superb. Thanks for a brilliant tour guide – so much more detail and information than others.” S.W., Devon

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This fabulous tour of Ireland includes the most scenic and interesting parts of this truly beautiful island. Stay in some of Ireland’s most charming …

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Just off the coast of France, the Channel Islands of Jersey & Guernsey have exquisite coastlines, shaded lanes and old-world charm. Not quite Britain …

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Discover the beauty of this famed part of Italy – a region that doesn’t disappoint. Tuscany & Umbria have so much to offer and …

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This tour of the Baltic States takes you on an amazing journey through, historical, cultural and scenic delights, visiting the beautiful capital cities of …

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New England is well-known as a quintessentially American region, rich in history, culture & natural beauty. It’s particularly known for its brilliant autumns (fall) colours.

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A wonderful two-week tour of the Norwegian fjords and mountains. This tour takes you on an amazing journey through historical, cultural and scenic delights. …

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Enjoy the lovely region of Normandy in north-west France. Two days will be spent discovering some of the beautiful and little-known gardens of Normandy, …

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Discover the delights of northern Spain and the beautiful Pyrenees Mountains, where there is little traffic, superb scenery, wonderful roads and therefore excellent driving…

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Explore the beautiful Northumbria region in north-east England – Northumberland, parts of County Durham, and a brief foray into Scotland, for 8 days. It’s …

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Set in the western Mediterranean sea and settled for more than 3,000 years, Mallorca/Majorca, Spain’s largest island, boasts a rich history and diverse ecology. …

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The Italian Lakes conjure a dreamy image of romance and beauty, amongst the bucolic landscapes. All around mountains tumble steeply into ribbons of blue, …

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Spend a delightful twelve days discovering the truly stunning Scottish Highlands and some of the Western Isles. Nowhere else in Britain can match the …

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Enjoy a wonderful tour to France, to the beautiful Dordogne region, exploring the fabulous gorges and valleys that make this area such a favourite. …

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The county of Kent is known as the Garden of England, with orchards, vineyards and fields with hops but also many other attractions, imposing …

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Based at fabulous country house hotel, just to the south of Bath, this 4 night/3 day tour will explore the lovely county of Somerset, …

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Spend a lovely few days in the delightful county of Hampshire to experience and enjoy some glorious driving, whilst touring the beautiful and historic …

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The dramatic landscape of the Welsh Borders encompasses the Brecon Beacons National Park and the Cambrian Mountains, and is of sweeping views and of …

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A two day tour winding through the pretty and scenic roads of the Cotswolds. This route includes small country towns, chocolate box villages and typically English countryside.

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The largest island off the English coast and is a delightful, self-contained community covering an area of 147 square miles, half of which is …

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Dorset has one of the best known coastlines in England. Extending eastwards from Lyme Regis the coast has numerous sandy beaches. Poole Harbour is home to …

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Enjoy a two-week driving tour of the Alps and mountain regions of France, Germany, Austria, Italy and Switzerland takes you on an amazing journey …

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This Grand Tour of western Switzerland leads you on a tour of discovery through this fascinating country, one of Europe’s most beautiful. An outstanding …

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Discover a region of contrasting natural beauty, with moors and dales, rivers, springs and caverns in the Peak District National Park. The area is known …

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Two week driving holiday of Croatia (and a little bit of Slovenia), discovering the Istrian Peninsula, Zadar, Split, Hvar, Dubrovnik, the Plitvice Lakes and Zagreb.

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Discover the very best of northern Scotland, including most of the North Coast 500 route. Starting in Perthshire you will be immediately captivated by …

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Discover the delights of northern Spain and northern Portugal with this fabulous two-week tour. Starting and finishing in Santander, the tour will head south …

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Spend a few days discovering ancient villages, remote fens and fields touring East Anglia and the lovely counties of Norfolk and Suffolk. Visit the …

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Stay in a beautiful 5-star luxury country house hotel on the edge of Snowdonia as your base to explore North Wales for three days …

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Cumbria and the Lake District have some of the finest expanses of British countryside and this region has spellbound the adventurous traveller since the …

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Enjoy Italy, driving around the beautiful Lake Garda and climb the famed Stelvio Pass, voted the best driving road in the world by BBC’s Top Gear.

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Enjoy the Cotswolds with this two-day/three-night tour winding through the pretty and scenic roads. This route includes small country towns, chocolate box villages and …

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The distant past is perhaps more tangible in Hampshire and Wiltshire than in any other part of England. Predominantly rural, these counties overlap substantially …

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Visit Yorkshire with its ancient towns and cities, moorland and dales. This tour takes in the best of this stunning region of England. Enjoy …

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Hampshire in southern England is renowned for its long and plentiful history. Its peaceful rural setting is dotted with pretty villages, lovely countryside and …

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South Africa truly is a world in one country and offers an unparalleled touring experience. This ‘Journey of a Lifetime’ tour starts, and finishes …