Welcome to our Directory of Preferred Partners. These tour companies and services are handpicked by us. We only work with the best and we are proud to endorse them.

Find more information below including links to book the services and tours.

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LONDON

SCALENS STUDIO

Directory of preferred partners includes Domi of Scalens Studios pictured with Tracy Collins.

Forget selfies and pestering strangers, your own personal travel photographer will capture your journeys. After you return home your photos will be cherished souvenirs for years to come!

A vacation photographer will show you the best spots in London and as well take beautiful holiday photos of you.

  • Listen to Domi discuss her London photoshoots in episode #16 of the UK Travel Planning Podcast.

📸 CLICK FOR MORE INFORMATION ABOUT SCALENS STUDIO – USE CODE UKTP10 AT CHECKOUT FOR 10 EXTRA SHOTS FOR FREE

JOHN ENGLAND TOURS

John

John is a fully insured private driver-guide. He’s also the proud owner of John England Tours.

As a local professional tour guide, John lives in South East England and is able to give guests easy access to historical places that are absolutely teeming with British history.

John shares local insights and stories on his private tours of England’s south east, showing his guests some hidden and picturesque villages in Kent, Sussex, and Surrey which are inaccessible to large buses and coaches. His intimate knowledge of the region means he knows the beautiful hidden places, those rare gems, that many London-based tour operators, drivers, and chauffeurs simply aren’t aware of.

⭐️ CLICK FOR MORE INFORMATION ABOUT JOHN ENGLAND’S TOURS OF SOUTH EAST ENGLAND

THE COTSWOLDS

COTSWOLD TEACUP TOURS

Victoria

Live like a local for the day! Spend a day or more exploring the Cotswolds with your knowledgeable and friendly local guide, Victoria.

Teacup Tours owner Victoria will design a unique tour for you, depending on your areas of interest. Victoria knows all the prettiest villages in the Cotswolds, where to get the best fish and chips, most authentic country pubs and more!

Your tour could include any or all of the following: 

  • historic locations – churches, roman sites, neolithic sites
  • serene countryside with short or long walks
  • boutiques and high-end independent shops in small towns
  • antique shops
  • wonderful country pubs
  • English country gardens

Victoria will take care of the driving, to allow you to enjoy some of the finest beauty spots, unmissable views and historic locations the Cotswolds has to offer.

  • Listen to Victoria on the Uk Travel Planning Podcast
    • Episode # 20 – Exploring the Cotswolds with Victoria of Cotswold Teacup Tours

⭐️ CLICK FOR MORE INFORMATION ABOUT COTSWOLD TEACUP TOURS

CORNWALL

MENEAGE TOURS

Doug

Meneage Tours offer private tours around the whole of Cornwall, including both the Lizard and Roseland Peninsulas, West and North Cornwall, as well as bespoke family history, genealogy and extended tours.

Meneage Tours can take you to the famous filming locations for Poldark, Doc Martin and the Rosamunde Pilcher series. See the fabulous stone circles and land formations of this beautiful county, visit one or several of Cornwall’s enchanting gardens, or beautiful places such as Frenchman’s Creek, Lizard Point, St Michaels Mount, Porthcurno, Cape Cornwall, St Ives or Botallack. The choice is yours!

Tours are itinerary based but Doug at Meneage Tours is happy to tailor them individually if you have any special requests on where you want to go, create your own perfect tour!

Meneage also offers a collection service from all national airports, train stations and seaports. A seamless journey awaits you with Meneage Tours for a door-to-door service from anywhere in the UK.

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✅ More partnerships in the Lake District, N’humberland and Edinburgh coming soon to our directory of preferred partners.