Lakes and Dales Adventure Tour

Start date: 01/06/2024
End date: 02/06/2024
Time: 9:30 am - 5:00 pm
Location: Backbarrow, Ulverston LA12
Adventure Tour
C2C Mini Overland
Adventure Tour

The English Lake District was recently awarded World Heritage status in 2017 and what better way to see it than from the comfort of your own 4×4. Two days spent in some of the most outstanding scenery in England. This Adventure Tour includes two full days driving in the heart of the Lake District and North Yorkshire Dales.

Smugglers Trails & Tracks Pyrenees Adventure Tour

Start date: 08/09/2024
End date: 14/09/2024
Time: 4:00 pm - 9:00 am
Location: Xixerella, Andorra
Adventure Tour
Smugglers Trails & Tracks 2023
Adventure Tour

Saturday 8th – Saturday 14th September 2024

We will be based in the Principality of Andorra. During the 1700’s smugglers of the area found it is easy to dip in and out of Andorra’s neutral borders; crossing to and from Spain and France during the Napoleonic wars, transporting illegal goods between the two belligerent countries. A legacy of the smugglers trade is the network of trails and tracks suitable for 4×4, 2 wheels and two feet of course.

Resort accommodation is include in the cost of this tour for six nights Sunday to Saturday in a bungalow (log cabin) self catering accommodation and includes: kitchen, living room, bed room (Twin or Double Beds), TV, bathroom, sheets, towels, parking spot adjacent to the bungalow. The site offers excellent facilities: pitch & putt course, heated and covered swimming pool (in season), restaurant, picnic area with BBQ.

Itinerary

Sunday: Mid-afternoon arrival at Resort Xixerella Park.

Monday: Mid morning departure to Pic de Negre and the VW Transporter (inclusive of tolls)

Tuesday: Full day excursion including Smugglers Trails and Tracks in and out of Andorra and the north of Catalunya.

Wednesday: Free day or join us as we visit Mirador Roc Del Quer and the Tibetan bridge at Canillo. Time to visit the capital Andorra la Vella

Thursday: Full day excursion exploring the southern part of Andorra’s and the Pyrenees.

Friday: Morning excursion over the mountains to Tor for coffee and cake, returning mid day.

Saturday: Morning departure.

What is included:

  • 6 nights self-catering accommodation in the resort of Xixerella Park.
  • Tourist tax.
  • Permits to drive the tracks along the Catalan border of Andorra, including the historic Smugglers Route. A legal requirement for organised tours.
  • Mountain tolls to visit the Pic Negre and VW Transporter.
  • The services of your tour guides 24/7 throughout your adventure holiday.
  • Commemorative rally style stickers.
  • Commemorative Polo Shirt for the driver (additional polo shirts available to order).

What is not included:

  • Channel crossing
  • Road Tolls (approx. £80 each way)
  • Fuel Costs (expect to cover 1,450 miles round trip Calais / Andorra and approx. 300 miles of off-road driving +/-)
  • Accommodation outward and return from Andorra
  • Food and Drink

We do not included channel crossing or overnight transit into the cost of this tour. This allows customer to choose their own method and pace of travel to and from Andorra. We are more than happy to meet with customers at our chosen channel crossing early on the Saturday morning; where we will travel through France with an overnight stop before continuing our outward journey to Andorra, arrival on the Sunday afternoon.