HIGHGROVE GARDENS

An opportunity to delight in the beautiful gardens of His Royal Highness Prince Charles’ home at Highgrove. The highlight of this tour will be a two hour guided tour with one of The Princes garden guides who are very knowledgeable and will give us a wonderful insight into the gardens and their development.

The four star Holiday Inn Bristol Filton is a stylish hotel set in landscaped grounds.

www.ihg.com/holidayinn/hotels

Hot drink facilities, Swimming Pool, Lift & Wifi.

Itinerary

Thursday We travel to Bristol and on the way enjoy a visit to Kilver Court Gardens. Created by the founder of Mulberry, this eclectic garden is home to a subtropical island, a parterre and one of the world’s largest sculptures. It makes a bold and modern design statement. Later in the afternoon we make our way to our hotel.

Friday After breakfast we travel to Highgrove House. HRH The Prince of Wales has spent 35 years transforming the grounds of Highgrove into what have been acknowledged as some of the most inspired and innovative gardens in the United Kingdom. We enjoy a two hour private guided tour which will take us on a fascinating walk of around 2 miles. Whilst here we also enjoy a Highgrove cream tea. Later we have a tour of the beautiful Cotswolds with a break for afternoon tea.

Saturday After breakfast we make our way to the spa city of Bath. There will be time for lunch, enjoy the magnificent architecture or to visit the Roman Baths before making our way back to Cornwall.

Term

Single rooms available at a supplement of £50 per person

Home pick up £12 per person

Some paths at Highgrove are unmade and could be difficult for persons with walking difficulties or wheelchair users

Photographic ID required for entrance to Highgrove

£75 non-refundable deposit

Balance due 10 weeks prior to travel

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Total Price Includes:

Premier Class coach travel

Free optional travel insurance

2 Nights dinner, bed & breakfast

Excursions as detailed

Admission to Kilver Court Garden

Admission and guided tour of Highgrove Garden

Cream tea at Highgrove

Free parking at depot

Pick up points throughout Cornwall

Thursday 26th to

Saturday 28th September 2019

3 Day Tour

£249

For more details

please phone

01209 717152