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RHS Chelsea Flower Show

7 Days

Take a horticultural tour through London and the English countryside with a programme focused around one of the most highly anticipated events of the social calendar, the RHS Chelsea Flower Show.

Enjoy this showcase event and much more on a tailor-made trip exploring some of England’s greatest and most glorious gardens. From walking through meticulous private gardens to tours with gardening experts, it will be a trip full of exclusive luxury and insider access, an opportunity not to be missed.

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ITINERARY HIGHLIGHTS



Your tailor-made trip could be filled with any of the following experiences:

  • Tour the grand gardens of one of London’s many royal palaces with a world-leading historical and landscape gardener who has worked extensively to help restore and recreate them.

 

  • Attend Member’s Day at the RHS Chelsea Flower show – this is a chance to see the displays as they should be, with time and space to admire them properly. Admire the different displays from ostentatious show gardens to innovative urban gardens.

 

  • Visit one of the oldest market towns in England which has recently rocketed to fame as a location for much of the exterior filming of Downton Abbey.

 

  • Spend a day touring outside of London and visit the private gardens of His Royal Highness the Prince of Wales. A keen garden himself, the Prince has devoted much time and energy to transforming the gardens.

 

  • Enjoy premium hospitality at the RHS Chelsea Flower Show including complimentary drinks, luxury dining, and a private space to relax away from the crowds.
  • Discover 2,000 acres of 18th century landscape gardens designed by the legendary Lancelot ‘Capability’ Brown – they are so spectacular that UNESCO declared it a World Heritage Site in 1987.

 

  • Travel to the county aptly nicknamed the ‘Garden of England’. Here you can see two must-see gardens, encompassing all that is great about English horticulture.

 

  • Take a private tour of an exquisite English baroque palace and discover what life was like for those who lived and worked there.

 

  • Venture off the beaten track and explore one of London’s most exclusive addresses with a private guide, discover streets that are simply bursting with captivating style and history.

 

A series of world-class, luxury accommodations are recommended by Dream Escape for this trip. In the capital stay in a fashionable hotel who recently displayed a prize-winning exhibit at the RHS Chelsea Flower Show. In the beautiful English countryside stay on a magnificent 376-acre estate that represents the pinnacle of English opulence.

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HIGHLIGHTS

A visual glimpse of the key things to do and places that will be visited on this exciting itinerary

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HIGHLIGHTS

A visual glimpse of the key things to do and places that will be visited on this exciting itinerary

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THINGS TO DO

PRIVATE TOUR IN LONDON

Explore Mayfair in a private walking tour.

AFTERNOON TEA

Choose from vast tea menus, themed afternoon teas or perhaps a glass of champagne.

HIGHGROVE

Visit the private gardens of their Royal Highnesses the Prince of Wales and the Duchess of Cornwall for a very special visit. A keen gardener himself, His Royal Highness has devoted much energy to transforming the gardens around the house since his arrival in 1980.

RHS CHELSEA FLOWER SHOW

The show has been described as “the garden design equivalent of Paris Fashion Week.”  

SISSINGHURST CASTLE GARDENS

Sissinghurst Castle Gardens were created by writer and poet, Vita Sackville-West and her husband.

BLENHEIM PALACE

Blenheim Palace was given to the first Duke of Marlborough by a grateful Nation, following his victory at the Battle of Blenheim in August 1704.

PLACES VISITED

LONDON

London, with its unique blend of history and culture, is constantly changing, with new landmarks, stylish restaurants and clubs opening up all the time. Recently voted as the gourmet capital of the world, London is the European capital to stay in touch with all that’s new and exciting, while enjoying its wealth of historic buildings and eclectic mix of museums and art galleries. With its unique blend of history and culture, the bustling metropolis of London has long been considered a must-see destination. The city is constantly changing, offering a wealth of historic buildings and monuments, as well as an eclectic mix of museums, art galleries and world famous attractions.

KENT

Kent, also known as the Garden of England is an idyllic, quintessentially English must-see destination to explore and discover. Located just outside of London, it is England’s oldest and most beautiful county. Visit RHS Garden Wisley, the flagship garden of the Royal Horticultural Society. It is considered one of the great gardens in the world, and is home to some of the largest plant collections.

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