Tours with Local Professionals

Get a local expert to show you around – from you own private customized tour, to a large group. Beyond handling logistics (and the driving!) your guide takes you beyond “the sights” give you the kind of in-depth experience that you couldn’t plan on your own.

How do you want to travel?

Whether you’re looking for a small, private tour for two people (imagine being driven around in the back a Range Rover) or a large group – a guided tour takes care of logistics and lets you enjoy the experience.

We work with familiar international partners like G Adventures, Globus, and Trafalgar – but also arrange customized tours with a personal touch, where you’ll travel our with local, hand-picked partners.  From a single day out to explore an area, to a multi-day tour, a local guide gives brings insight and enjoyment to your travel.

Each itinerary and quote is customized to include what you want to see and where you want to stay, here but are some recent trips we planned to give you ideas for your own travel:

Itinerary example: 2 people, 14 days

This couple was celebrating their 25th anniversary and wanted some small-group tours mixed with some individual travel.  We arranged a “Highlights of Ireland” tour for them, but added a few extra customized experiences that they always wanted: extra days in Dublin to see the town, enjoy famous Irish pubs and the Guinness Storehouse; a day to explore Northern Ireland; 18 holes of golf at a beautiful 132-acre parkland golf course.

  • 14 Days

  • Comfortable tourist-class accommodations with character, breakfasts included

  • Small group tour including Dublin, Galway City, Killarney & Cork

  • Individual travel including Dublin City, Temple Bar & Guinness Storehouse, Northern Ireland & a golf package

  • $2960 CAD per person

Itinerary example: 4 people, 6 days

This group of four ladies did a customized “Rail & Road” tour with our local partner.  With three heritage steam train journeys, they explored the Cairngorms National Park, Speyside, Inverness, the Isle of Skye and Glencoe – all woven in between a 6-day private tour with a knowledgable local guide.

  • 6 Days

  • 5 nights - shared accommodation

  • 3 heritage rail journeys, ferry + a local guide/driver with luxury van & onboard wifi

  • The Cairngorms, Speyside, Inverness, the Isle of Skye & Glencoe

  • $2450 USD per person

Looking to travel, but don’t know where to start?