Our self drive tours of Britain

Here at adeo Travel, we are specialists in putting together customized self-drive itineraries of the UK for our guests; either choose from our range of tried and tested Britain driving tour outlines or ask your Britain expert for their personal recommendations in assisting you to put together an entirely tailor-made itinerary for your car journey across England, Scotland and Wales.

Britain is an ideal destination to explore by car offering sweeping scenic roads, a host of bucket-list, iconic landmarks and wealth of lesser known destinations to explore. With no internal borders or check-points travelling between England, Scotland and Wales couldn’t be easier and a self-drive option enable you to cover large areas quickly or base yourself in one location for several days and enjoy side-trips to the local area. Roads are safe and road-law similar to those in North America and Australia.

All adeo Travel driving tours are inclusive of car-rental, hand-picked accommodation and a range of optional extras including sightseeing passes, admissions, transfers, city-tours, meals and local experiences.  Whether you follow one of our suggested itineraries, adapt or combine our tour outlines or let us build your perfect routing across Britain from scratch, you can travel at your own pace and see as much or as little as you choose. And with a broad selection of quality accommodation from guest houses and B&Bs to luxury castles and boutique hotels you can choose the level of comfort that suits you and your budget.

As our Britain driving tours can be completely tailored to you, you can choose where and when you start and end your trip; travel through the Summer months or visit out of season, tour for a few days in each country or stay several weeks as your time budget permits and start at an airport, ferry port or small town as preferred. All the while you’ll enjoy the friendly and knowledgeable advice and support of your local adeo Travel Britain vacation expert before, during and after travel.

  Key features
  • Fully customizable itineraries
  • Car rental made easy – we include all mandatory taxes and insurances as standard
  • All overnight accommodation to suit your preferences and budget
  • Full cooked regional breakfast each morning
  • Expert advice from your adeo Travel Britain Expert during the planning of your trip
  • A dedicated out-of-hours contact number for use during travel
  • Full travel documents pack including suggested sightseeing outline Britain map travel vouchers and our local hints and tips.
      Tour benefits
    • Travel independently but with the support of adeo Travel’s local expertise
    • Choose how long you spend in each country or region
    • Travel when you want-you’re not tied to set departure dates
    • Decide on your level of accommodation and we’ll propose the specifics
    • Choose the car category best for your budget comfort and group-size
    • Hassle-free planning with your own dedicated expert.

      Britain Self Drive Tours

      Our driving tours of Britain…
      Tours of Scotland

      A chance to explore Scotland's glorious and remote countryside including the west coast, the stunning Isle of Skye, the Great Glen and the Capital of the Highlands in Inverness.  On route you'll discover some of the country's finest distilleries and most iconic castles.

      Tours of England - Liverpool

      Indulge in a tour of two of Britain's unique nations as you explore the sights and sounds of England and Scotland. From the vibrant and historic cities of Glasgow, Edinburgh, London and York to the stunning landscapes of the Lake District and the Scottish Trossachs not to mention a host of icons and lesser known gems along the way.

      Tour the North of England - Durham

      With their rustic, rural charm and friendly peoples, the northern counties offer guests a unique and truly traditional flavor of England. Having inspired poets, artists, novelists and musician's alike, uncover the wild beauty of the Lancashire Dales, Yorkshire Moors and the Lake District and explore the magnificent historic cities of York, Durham, Liverpool and Chester.

      Scottish Islands Tour

      Escape to an enchanting wilderness as you explore the frontiers of the Scottish nation on her remote outer islands. With raw natural beauty and wildlife in abundance the islands and highlands are also home to a unique and a fascinating history and culture.

      England Tours of Oxford

      Experience all that is great about Britain on the ultimate tour of England, Scotland and Wales. See it all, from the thriving capital cities of London, Edinburgh and Cardiff to the remote Scottish Highlands, tranquil Lake District and spectacular Snowdonia National Park. Along the way you'll experience diverse cultures and histories and see world-famous landmarks.

      Wales Tours Conwy Castle

      North Wales not only harbours the dramatic landscapes of the Snowdonia National Park and a host of stunning UNESCO World Heritage fortresses but is also home to a Welsh speaking population and Welsh heritage at its most traditional.

      Tours of Wales - Brecon Beacons

      Experience the contrasts of two distinct British cultures on this tour of England and Wales.  Enjoy the stunning vistas of the Cotswolds and Snowdonia National Park to the icons of English and Welsh history at York Minster, Shakespeare's Stratford, Cardiff Castle and Stonehenge.

      England Tours - Stonehenge

      A British Journey takes you from Scotland to England's capital city enjoying a wealth of cultural highlights along the way. Explore the Highlands in miniature and the metropolis of Glasgow before passing south through the inspiring landscapes of the Lake District and Cotswolds to glorious historic cities including Chester, Stratford upon Avon and Bath.

      England Tours Salisbury

      Icons of England takes you on a journey of discovery of England's most renowned sites, cities and landscapes. You'll experience English icons including the colleges of Cambridge, historic York Minster, the classic countryside of the Cotswolds, Warwick Castle, Shakespeare's Stratford, Roman Baths, the enigmatic Stonehenge and the grandiose Windsor Castle.

      England Tours - Stonehenge

      Discover quintessential England as you explore the patchwork countryside of the Cotswolds and some of England's most captivating historic cities. Delight in whimsical Oxford, Shakespeare's Stratford and the grandeur of regency city Bath or lesser known gems such as the eccentric villages of Stow-on-the-Wold and Moreton-in-Marsh.

      Tours of England - Bath

      Enjoy the history and grandeur of an ancient land on this castle tour of England. By day you'll explore castle ruins, historic sites, stunning landscapes and cultural jewels such as Oxford, Stratford, Chester, York and Bath whilst by night you'll live like royalty as you experience historic and characterful castle hotels and opulent country manors!

      Tours of Wales - Cardiff

      Immerse yourself in the breathtaking natural scenery of Wales as you explore her towering mountains and untouched coastlines.  Magical medieval hilltop fortresses, ancient abbeys and a host of traditional towns and villages await discovery as you experience the age-old and unique Welsh whilst the vibrant capital in Cardiff offers a contemporary twist.

      Tours England - York

      England Explorer offers an in depth tour of this great nation. From the charming countryside of the Lake District and the Cotswolds to the exciting cities of Liverpool and York this tour takes in England's most renowned sites and some lesser known gems.

      Coach Tours of Scotland

      Experience Scottish hospitality at its traditional best on this exclusive tour staying in sumptuous and historic castle and manor-house hotels. Taking you from historic Stirling and Edinburgh to the remote Mull of Kintyre and Scottish Highlands, you'll experience the very best of both Scotland's landscapes and heritage. Enjoy included admission to dozens of historic attractions by day and the utmost of comfort and character at your accommodation each night.

      Tours of Cornwall - St Michaels Mount

      An ancient land shrouded in legend and myth from King Arthur and Merlin to the Pirates of Penzance.  The sunny West Country gave England our beloved cider, fish and chips and jam and scones.  This tour takes you from the majestic city of Bath to the fishing towns of the Cornish coast and Devonshire Moors.

      Scotland Tours Loch Awe

      The ultimate tour of Scotland, the Scotland Explorer Tour let's you see this beautiful nation in all her glory. From the bustling historic cities of Glasgow, Edinburgh Aberdeen and Inverness to the enchanting landscapes of the remote highlands, the Great Glen, Loch Ness and the Isle of Skye.

      Wales Tours

      Experience outstanding natural beauty, historic castles and the heart of Welsh culture on this tour of South Wales.  From the moorlands of the Brecon Beacons to the towering cliffs of the Pembrokeshire coast.  Not forgetting the lively capital city of Cardiff.

      Scotland Tours - Inverness

      The Simply Scotland Tour introduces you to this enchanting nation from the rugged landscapes of the highlands to the magical capital city of Edinburgh. Highlights include historic Stirling, the West coast, Loch Ness and Inverness.

      Tours of North Wales - Caernarfon Castle

      Enjoy a journey of discovery on this tour of ancient Wales staying in elegant country house hotels and grandiose castle accommodations. Explore the untouched landscapes of Snowdonia and Pembrokeshire and the awe-inspiring ruins of Wales' glorious World Heritage Castles including Conwy, Harlech and Caernarfon, not to mention the cosmopolitan capital city of Cardiff.

      Castle Tours - Blenheim Palace

      Indulge in the history and heritage of England, Scotland and Wales by day and see its character reflected in your unique and distinguished accommodation each night on this deluxe tour of Britain. Enjoy elegant cities in York, Bath, Oxford and Edinburgh as well as the natural beauty of the Cotswolds, the Yorkshire Moors, the Scottish Lowlands and the mountains of Snowdonia.

      England Tours - Lake District

      Discover quintessential England as you explore the patchwork countryside of the Cotswolds and some of England's most captivating historic cities. Delight in the rolling fields of Cambridgeshire, the walking haven of the Lake District and the grandeur of regency city Bath, before retiring to a comfortable overnight stay in a traditional pub or inn offering classic "pub-grub" for your evening meal and a selection of ales in the bar.

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