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The Yorkshire Chauffeur Company

The Yorkshire Chauffeur Company


Explore Yorkshire In Style - Bespoke Guided Tours

Yorkshire is one of the most beautiful and popular counties in the country. Be it the Yorkshire Dales , the North York moors, the spectacular coast line, stylish Harrogate, rural markets towns, Bronte country, country houses or the historic city of York - Yorkshire has a lot to offer visitors.

Be chauffeur driven in luxury and comfort - seeing the places you want to see when you want to see them. Stop off at a market town for two minutes or two hours - the choice is yours. Tours can be for half a day or a full day. This service is totally flexible and can be tailored to meet your own requirements. It's all about you !

Your Guides

Howard Smelt-Webb and Darren Thompson have lived and worked throughout Yorkshire all their lives and would like to share their knowledge of the county with you. From major tourist attractions to hidden Yorkshire, country pubs to tea rooms, farm shops to boutique shops, from spectacular walks to spectacular views of Yorkshire - they know where to go to make the most of your tour.

Tour Options

We can go anywhere and do anything you would like but the below gives you a flavour of what we can offer :


A tour of Wensleydale and Swaledale - visit the World Heritage site of Fountains Abbey with beautiful gardens, Abbey and picturesque deer park. Travel part of the 2014 Tour de France route taking in stunning views as you go up Wensleydale towards Middleham. Visit spectacular Bolton Castle and enjoy the natural beauty of Aysgarth Falls situated in a lovely wooded gorge. Enjoy amazing scenery as you travel over the top into Swaledale. Shopping in Richmond with its cobbled streets and Norman fortress. Visit the World of James Herriot museum in Thirsk. Take in afternoon tea by the fire at the luxury castle hotel at Swinton Park.


A tour of picturesque Yorkshire villages. Take in spectacular views at Sutton Bank before stopping off at the traditional market town of Helmsley for morning coffee and some retail therapy ! Visit Byland and Rievaulx Abbeys before travelling up onto the remote moors for some stunning views of Yorkshire and beyond. Lunch options include the award winning Star Inn at Harome. Travel through the Howardian Hills, an area of outstanding natural beauty, stopping off at Castle Howard for sightseeing, shopping and afternoon tea.


A tour of picturesque Yorkshire villages. Visit the traditional market town of Helmsley for morning coffee.Travelling up onto the remote North York Moors enjoying the views as you go. Visit the 16th century Lion Inn - one of the highest pubs in the country where the open log fires burn all day. Drop down into Goatland where the TV series ' Heartbeat ' was filmed. Onto the coastal town of Whitby where you can look around the shops and have fish and chips in the famous Magpie cafe or Trenchers restaurant.


* Tours are flexible and can be tailored to what you want to do and see
* Take away the hassle of driving yourself - enjoy Yorkshire hospitality without the worry !
* Relax and enjoy quality time with your family and friends
* Don't know where to go or what to see ? ... on a tight time schedule ? What do you see or not see ? - let someone else think about all that ... sit back, relax and enjoy the scenery !


Tours are totally bespoke and tailored to your requirements.A price guide for a day tour ( approximately eight hours ) is from £200. The Range Rover can comfortably take four passengers so it could work out as little as £50 each.

For further information please visit our website

"Howard and Darren have consistently provided a prompt, safe, courteous and efficient service for us. Trips are well organised, flexible and in short, this is a very professional company providing guests with the famous Yorkshire welcome our county prides itself on. We would gladly recommend their services "

"We thoroughly enjoyed our Tour with you. We both agreed that it was the highlight of our trip"

"A massive thank you for today, I have just spoken to my mum and dad who have thoroughly enjoyed their day. It couldn't have been any better. Thank you again-truly fantastic 5 * service! Look forward to working with you again in 2014"


Howard Smelt - Webb & Darren Thompson

07933 784306


The Yorkshire Chauffeur Company,
7 Foundry Yard,
YO51 9AX



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