For one week in July the majestic Hampton Court Palace provides the perfect backdrop for the world's largest annual flower show. This RHS event features more than 700 exhibitors every year and illustrates the best in horticulture during high summer. There are established garden designers and new talent, and an array of different looks from traditional to contemporary. We also include a visit to the impressive RHS Garden at Wisley and enjoy free time in the attractive town of Guildford.
The 3 star Holiday Inn Shepperton is situated in 11 acres of grounds on the banks of the River Thames, it provides an ideal base for this short break. The comfortable hotel offers a health/fitness centre on site. All bedrooms are en suite with TV, telephone, tea making facilities, radio, hairdryer, trouser press and Wi-Fi. There is a lift.
We travel via the main roads and motorways to Stratford upon Avon. Later we transfer to Shepperton for 3 nights half board accommodation at the Holiday Inn.
We visit RHS Garden Wisley, a flagship garden of the RHS, Wisley captures the imagination with richly planted borders, a luscious rose garden and a state-of-the-art Glasshouse. Later in the day we continue to Guildford, Surrey's county town, which boasts a striking cathedral and famous High Street.
Full day to RHS Hampton Court Palace Garden Festival. The spacious grounds showcase an exciting range of flowers, plants and gardening accessories from around the world, giving you the opportunity to both browse and buy. A wonderful day out!
We travel home via the Trentham Estate, arriving into our local area late afternoon.
3 nights dinner, bed & breakfast, Luxury coach travel, Services of experienced tour driver.
EXCURSIONS - entry to RHS Hampton Court Palace Garden Festival and RHS Garden Wisley.
DEPOSIT: £30.00 per person
Single supplement: £75.00