Garden breaks have become a perennial favourite as more horticulture-themed holidays take off. But if you’ve set your heart on going to major shows such as Chelsea, don’t leave it to the last minute – tickets go fast.
Door2Tour offers a trip to the iconic Chelsea Flower Show (May 19-22), along with a visit to Kew Gardens, from £155pp.
The price covers coach travel, one night’s B&B in the Greater London/Heathrow area, afternoon entry to the Chelsea Flower Show, entrance to the Royal Botanic Gardens at Kew Gardens and the services of a tour manager. door2tour.com
The Royal Horticultural Society has launched a new range – Garden Holidays – in partnership with escorted tours’ specialist Titan, offering trips to the main RHS shows as well as to some of the UK’s finest gardens.
A four-day break from July 7 combines entry to the Hampton Court Palace Flower Show (July 8-13) with visits to renowned gardens including RHS Garden Wisley, Hatfield House, RHS Garden Hyde Hall and Beth Chatto Garden.
Costing from £599pp, hotel accommodation in Windsor, Marylebone or Cheshunt is included. titantravel.co.uk, 0800 988 5172
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