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Children’s Trust Charity Euro Adventure

Sunday 2nd – Saturday 8th September 2018 /// £1380pp

Amazing drivers’ roads, fantastic hotels to relax in, beautiful scenery – an unforgettable week long adventure.

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A European Driving Adventure with everything a Petrolhead could want!

Our 7 day European Road Trip takes on some of the best driving roads in Europe including Col de Turini, St Gotthard, Furka pass & Route Napoleon. Plus we’ll visit the Mercedes and Porsche museums in Stuttgart, the amazing Gorges du Verdon and drive along the stunning French Riviera, where we will spend the night. On Rico Rally you will stay at fantastic hotels and visit great locations with a final night get together for food, drink & awards before returning home.

Col de Turini, Rico Rally Car Rally

Col de Turini

Famous for its World Rally heritage, the Col de Turini is a truly great road with twists, turns, short straight blasts and stunning views – watch the video

Saint Tropez, Rico Rally European Car Rally

French Riviera

Cruising along the French Riviera with locations to stop for a relaxing sunshine cocktail over looking the ocean such as St-Tropez, Antibes, Frejus and Monaco. Which one will we be staying over at ?

St Gotthard Pass

Experience the stunning Alpine views on the St Gotthard Pass. At over 2000m, it traverses the Alps connecting northern & southern Switzerland.

Gorges du Verdon, Rico Rally

Gorges du Verdon

The Verdon Gorge, in south-eastern France, is a river canyon often considered to be one of Europe’s most beautiful. It is about 25 kilometres long and up to 700 metres deep.

Bern, Switzerland, European Driving Adventure

Bern, Switzerland

Not many cities have managed to retain their historic features quite as successfully as Bern, the capital of Switzerland. The Old Town, built in a loop of the river Aare, is now a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Enjoy strolling through this architectural gem in the shelter of the medieval arcades and past a host of historic treasures.

Furka Pass

Follow in the tyre tracks of James Bond’s DB5 in Goldfinger. This stunning pass in the Swiss Alps offers tight hairpins, long sweeping curves with great visibility and an immaculate road surface.

Porsche Museum Stuttgart

Porsche Museum

Enjoy a close-up experience of the history of Porsche. Encounter legendary racing and sports cars, fascinating production models as well as unusual prototypes. More than 80 vehicles will take you from the early years all the way to the present days of Porsche’s history.

Col de La Madeleine, European Car Rally

Col du Granier

This quiet mountain pass in the Alps crosses the Chartreuse Mountains, through green pastures & woodland with great views of Mont Granier.

Mercedes Museum

The Mercedes-Benz Museum brings 130 years of automotive history to life. 1500 exhibits – including 160 vehicles – illustrate the development of the automobile from the very first horseless carriage to the modern limousine. The only place in the world capable of documenting the unbroken history of the automobile from its very beginning.

What’s Included ?

  • Rico Rally Launch in Kent

  • Return channel crossings by tunnel – pre-booked

  • 6 Nights in minimum 4* Hotels

  • First Night Welcome Meal

  • Breakfasts – to set you up for the day ahead

  • Secure Parking

  • Rico Rally Tour Booklet with detailed route suggestions & advice

  • Vehicle Sticker Pack

  • Team Packs and Partner Giveaways

  • Friendly Staff Vehicles

  • Final Night Dinner & Awards

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Will I enjoy Rico Rally?

Rico Rally is a driving experience where like-minded petrol-heads will drive their cars through some beautiful scenery on some of Europe’s best driving roads enjoying great company along the way. Catch up with your new-found friends in the evening to dine, drink and talk about your adventures that day and driving encounters in the past. Many of our hotels have swimming/spa facilities for you to enjoy & relax in during the evening. Or explore the local town to find yourself a great restaurant, bar or even casino.

Rico Rally European Car Rally

Hotels / Accommodation

Hotels for this 7 day European event are selected not only for their excellent quality but also for secure parking and ease of accessibility by car.

Audi European Car Rally

What vehicles are eligible?

Rico Rally is open to all makes, types and age of car. Whether you’re a classic car owner, a Supercar driver, a hot hatch, saloon or 2 seater sports car person; if you want to drive great roads and make new friends then this European driving experience is for you.

So what’s the cost?

Just £1380 per person.

Based on 2 people per car, sharing accommodation. We require a £250 per person deposit to secure your place, with balance due by June 2nd 2018.

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RICO RALLY IS NOT A RACE, TIME TRIAL OR GUIDED TOUR – IT IS A NAVIGATIONAL ROAD TRIP WHERE YOU WILL BE GIVEN DAILY END  POINTS WITH DETAILED SUGGESTED ROUTES. YOU WILL BE EXPECTED TO NAVIGATE YOUR WAY USING YOUR OWN SAT NAV, MAP AND A LITTLE HELP FROM YOUR NEW RICO RALLY FRIENDS.

Our European car tour visits amazing destinations, such as the French Riviera, Bern & the Swiss Alps via some equally amazing roads and scenery… if you fancy seeing some great parts of Europe, visiting the very best locations and driving some of the world’s best roads, all in the company of like-minded petrolhead, then Rico Rally is a European road trip you can’t miss out on.

Our route avoids traffic and lorries (where possible), and follows empty roads leading you over mountain passes with breathtaking scenery, through empty rural villages and across some truly beautiful open countryside.

Daily mileages vary. Some will be challenging but you should still arrive at your hotel with time to socialise. There should be no night driving (unless you get totally lost). There are no time constraints or destination arrival deadlines, Whether you’re a group of mates or a couple, everyone is welcome.