Back-Roads Blog

Royal Tour of Britain

We are so excited to announce our new 9 Day Royal Tour of Britain itinerary.


Come and learn some more about the tour.

Created on 13th November 2017 at 13:48pm by Marianne Lampon

On The Road: Tour Leader Micaela Hobbs.

Here at Back-Roads, we pride ourselves in having inspirational, knowledgeable and passionate Tour Leaders.

We’ve interviewed a Back-Roads Tour Leader to learn all about what they do, their life experiences and what makes being a Back-Roads Tour Leader so rewarding.


Come and have a read.

Created on 26th October 2017 at 12:40pm by Marianne Lampon
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Back-Roads Touring Welcomes New Global General Manager

Leading small group holiday provider, Back-Roads Touring, has announced the appointment of Daryl Raven as its new Global General Manager.

Created on 28th March 2017 at 11:21am

Back-Roads Named Best Small Coach Holidays Company at 2016 British Travel Awards

Back-Roads Touring has been named Winner for Best Small Coach Holidays Company in the 2016 British Travel Awards. 

Created on 15th December 2016 at 15:59pm by Maria Eilersen

See Royal Chef Carolyn Robb on ABC’s Good Morning America next Friday!

First of all Seasonal Greetings to you all! Tune-in to ABC’s Good Morning America on Friday to see Carolyn Robb, former Personal Chef to TRH Prince Charles and Princess Diana for over a decade, cook up a storm and talk about her new collaboration with Back-Roads Touring – A Royal Taste of Scotland

Created on 25th December 2014 at 02:27am

Carolyn Robb, former personal chef to TRH Prince Charles and Princess Diana launches her first culinary tour series with Back-Roads Touring

For the first time ever a personal royal chef will lead four-night culinary journeys for intimate groups throughout Scotland.
Created on 29th October 2014 at 10:15am

Charlie Jaques Wins Silver at Wanderlust World Guide Awards

We couldn’t be more proud – Back-Roads tour leader Charlie Jaques or ‘CJ’ was awarded silver last night at the Wanderlust World Guide Awards, held at the Royal Geographical Society in London.

Created on 23rd October 2014 at 16:34pm

Unique, Small Group Tours of D-Day Battlefields

Today marks the 70th anniversary of the D-Day landings in Normandy. 
Created on 6th June 2014 at 16:36pm

Suits of Armour & Candelabra at Comlongon Castle’s Medieval Banquet

At the beginning of July, on a sunny Scottish summer’s day, I arrived at the mighty Comlongon Castle. I was there to ‘road-test’ one of our stand-out culinary experiences for myself – the Scottish medieval banquet. 

Created on 23rd July 2013 at 09:28am by Lucy Cook
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