A message from Russ…

As a professional 4×4 tour guide with extensive experience of guiding 4×4 tours throughout the UK, Europe and North Africa, I excel at helping you plan your perfect 4×4 adventure. Not just any adventure, but truly exceptional 4×4 tours filled with inspiring and enriching experiences. I believe in seeing the world in the most unique way possible, and I want to share my knowledge and passion for 4×4 adventures with all of those whom I guide.

Ready to change your world? ARDVENTURES is more than your average 4×4 tour operator. I, Russell Dykes, am here to show you a new and exciting way to explore new destinations. Whether you’re looking for a private 4×4 tour or would like to join an organised adventure with other 4×4 owners, I want you to have fun while learning something new about the world. Keep reading to learn more about available tours and get in touch with any questions.

4x4 Tours throughout the UK, Europe and North Africa
4×4 Tours throughout the UK, Europe and North Africa


  • Has done the trek many times. If not, it’s called a “recce”.
  • Knows the locals and is friends with campsite owners and hoteliers.
  • Knows the best garages in the areas we travel, has years of mechanical knowledge, carries special tools, spares and diagnostic equipment.
  • Carries recovery equipment and spare fuel, so you don’t have to.
  • Genuine 4×4 instructors and professional guides prepared to deal with any eventuality 24/7.
  • First aid trained, carries comprehensive first aid kit and the SPOT emergency tracker/rescue system.
  • Provides 2 way radios for communications.
  • You are buying knowledge, fun, guidance and can have trust in Russ, knowing he will sort it.
  • Most of all we have fun, lots of it, and that’s what it’s all about. Memories that will last forever.