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Great Gardens of Cornwall with Kitty Bellingham

Great Gardens of Cornwall

Mon 4 - Fri 8 Apr 2022: A 5 Day Escorted Coach Holiday to the Great Gardens of Cornwall with Johnsons Coaches, escorted by Garden Designer Kitty Bellingham, staying at the Carlyon Bay Hotel.

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Monday 4th to Friday 8th April 2022

 

Once again, we are pleased to team up with renown Garden Designer, Writer and Broadcaster, Katarzyna (Kitty) Bellingham on this fully escorted garden tour to Cornwall, where we discover some of the most relaxing and exciting gardens that this grand Royal Duchy has to offer. 

 

Look What's Included:

  • A fully escorted tour throughout with Kitty Bellingham

  • Door to Door Service

  • Our own courier service

  • Club Class Extra Legroom Coach

  • 4 nights half board

  •  Entrances to Killerton Gardens (NT), Penjerrick Gardens, Trebah Gardens, The Lost Gardens of Heligan, Trewithen Gardens, Trelissick Gardens (NT) & Mount Edgcumbe.

 

Not included: All lunches

 

 

 

 

 

Monday

We travel south pausing at Killerton Gardens (NT) - A beautiful Georgian House with a beautiful year-round garden with rhododendron, magnolias and formal lawns. After a Garden visit, we continue to our hotel for our 4-night stay.

Tuesday

Today we visit two gardens that are located close to each other but are, individually, very different. Penjerrick Gardens was created 200 years ago and is a peaceful 15-acre, sub-tropical, spring-flowering garden with fascinating views of the sea and considerable historical and botanical interest. We continue to Trebah Gardens - a spectacular 26-acre Cornish ravine garden, rated among the 80 finest gardens in the world. This sub-tropical paradise is home to a unique collection of rare and exotic plants, trees and shrubs.

Wednesday

We make our way to The Lost Gardens of Heligan. A genuine secret garden lost for decades. Now, with an incredible 200 acres of gardens and estate to explore we enjoy a guided tour. Relax in the afternoon in the quintessential Cornish fishing village of Mevagissey and discover its quaint streets lined with fisherman’s cottages, pubs, cafes, galleries and shops.

Thursday

Today we visit Trewithen Gardens - One of only 5 gardens in the UK that are recognised by the International Camellia Society as a ‘Garden of Excellence’ with a magnificent collection of not only camellias but also rhododendron, magnolias and many rare trees and shrubs. We continue to Trelissick Gardens (NT) – set in more than 400 acres of sweeping parkland with beautiful views of the Fal River and Estuary. Discover a vast collection of sub-tropical plants, shrubs and spring bulbs.

Friday

Departing St Austell we visit Mount Edgcumbe House & Gardens, a Grade 1 Historic landscape and 10-acres of garden in English, French & Italian styles of the 18th-20th century in a spectacular seaside setting by shingle beaches which includes a National Collection of Camellias as well as many other shrubs and plants. We return to the Midlands during the late afternoon.

Your Hotel

 

4* Carlyon Bay Hotel, St Austell, Cornwall

The hotel is set in 300 acres of grounds overlooking St Austell Bay and has truly inspiring views. Bay View Restaurant, Bar and lounge, Spa bath, Sauna and Solarium. Mobility Grade: 4. Locality - fairly level. Hotel – minor steps to main entrance with ramp alternative. Lift to all floors.

 

Hotel Facilities:

  • Ensuite bathrooms

  • TV

  • Hairdryer

  • Tea/Coffee facilities

  • Lift

  • Indoor & Outdoor Swimming Pools

 

Duration, Departure Date & Price

Mon 4 - Fri 8 Apr 2022

4 Nights

£745

 

Departs: 8.00am | Returns: 7.00pm

 

Supplements

Single Room: Nil | Inland Double for Sole Use: £200 | Sea View: £80

Sea View Deluxe: £160 | Holiday Insurance: £24.50

Reductions Available for (NT) National Trust members

 

On all Garden Tours, we will spend time outdoors. Please bring sensible, waterproof clothing and walking shoes. Our Active Traveller Holiday itineraries often include walks over uneven ground which may prove challenging for those customers with reduced and limited mobility.

 

Deposit: £75 per person for all coach holidays in Britain, payable at time of booking. 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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