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Visit the world renowned Chelsea Flower Show.

Visit stunning, private gardens in London, and meet the owners, on your Botanica World Discoveries tour of Europe.

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5 Days with a Botanical Guide in a small group. Visit some of London’s iconic gardens as well as private gardens of West Sussex that includes regular Chelsea Flower Show judge, Rosemary Alexander’s own home. Explore the famous Chelsea Flower Show. View complete itinerary

Trip code: BTCFSS5
Duration: 5 days
Accommodation: Hotels offering Superior comfort
Journey: London Return
Meals included: 8

Itinerary

Day 1. Private Gardens of London

Commence your tour at 8.30am at the London hotel. Cruise the River Thames and visit private and barge gardens before arriving in West Sussex.
Stay: Two Nights: Chichester, The Goodwood Hotel
  • Daily Meals Included:
  • • Lunch
  • • Dinner

Day 2. Private Gardens of West Sussex

Enjoy a visit to Sandhill Farm House Garden, the garden of the Principal of the English Garden Design School, Rosemary Alexander. Afterwards, visit another exclusive private garden and meet its owner. This afternoon tour Home Farm at Goodwood Estate.
  • Daily Meals Included:
  • • Breakfast
  • • Lunch

Day 3. Arundel Castle & Loseley Park Gardens

Arrive at the picture perfect Arundel Castle and discover its themed gardens. Visit Loseley Park to explore the privately owned gardens. Arrive in London and this evening enjoy a special dinner and lecture from Rosemary Alexander, regular judge of the Chelsea Flower Show.
Stay: Two Nights: London, May Fair Hotel, an historical hotel located near Green Park
  • Daily Meals Included:
  • • Breakfast
  • • Dinner

Day 4. Chelsea Flower Show

Enjoy a full day to experience the famous Chelsea Flower Show which has been delighting visitors for over 140 years. This is the ‘mecca’ of all garden shows, and one that every garden enthusiast should attend.
  • Daily Meals Included:
  • • Breakfast

Day 5. London

After breakfast be transferred to the airport for your onward flight.
  • Daily Meals Included:
  • • Breakfast

Trip Highlights

  • Visit private & barge gardens on a river cruise in London
  • See Rosemary Alexander’s own private garden, Sandhill
  • Explore the many garden rooms at Loseley Park
  • Visit the hilltop Arundel Castle
  • Enjoy Rosemary Alexander’s lecture on the Chelsea Flower Show
  • Attend the world famous Chelsea Flower Show

Map

Included Experiences

  • All sightseeing as mentioned
  • Services of a Tour Manager & Botanical Guide
  • Airport transfers on first & last day, tipping & porterage
  • 8 Meals – 4 Breakfasts, 2 Lunches & 2 Dinners

Additional Information

Fitness level

  • Our tours and cruises cater to various fitness levels
  • This tour requires a medium level of fitness – Involves walking on uneven surfaces for more than one hour, multiple two-night stays in one location with potential for unexpected changes to itineraries

Trip Notes

  • Itinerary and inclusions are subject to change
  • Prices are for land only. Flights not included

Visit the world renowned Chelsea Flower Show.

Explore wonderful iconic gardens and attractions on your garden tour with Botanica World Discoveries.

Request quote

  • Watch video

5 Days with a Botanical Guide in a small group. Visit some of London’s iconic gardens as well as private gardens of West Sussex that includes regular Chelsea Flower Show judge, Rosemary Alexander’s own home. Explore the famous Chelsea Flower Show. View complete itinerary

Trip code: BTCFSS5
Duration: 5 days
Accommodation: Hotels offering Superior comfort
Journey: London Return
Meals included: 8

Itinerary

Day 1. Private Gardens of London

Commence your tour at 8.30am at the London hotel. Cruise the River Thames and visit private and barge gardens before arriving in West Sussex.
Stay: Two Nights, Chichester, The Goodwood Hotel
  • Daily Meals Included:
  • • Lunch
  • • Dinner

Day 2. Private Gardens of West Sussex

Today enjoy a visit to the Regency State Apartments at Goodwood House that have on display astonishing treasures including celebrated paintings by horse artist George Stubbs and Canaletto's stunning views of the City of London as well as portraits of the Kings and Queens of England. Also visit private gardens of West Sussex and meet their owners.
  • Daily Meals Included:
  • • Breakfast
  • • Lunch

Day 3. Arundel Castle & Loseley Park Gardens

Arrive at the picture perfect Arundel Castle and discover its themed gardens. Visit Loseley Park to explore the privately owned gardens. Arrive in London and this evening enjoy a special dinner and lecture of the Chelsea Flower Show.
Stay: Two Nights, London, St. James Court Hotel
  • Daily Meals Included:
  • • Breakfast
  • • Dinner

Day 4. Chelsea Flower Show

Enjoy a full day to experience the famous Chelsea Flower Show which has been delighting visitors for over 140 years. This is the ‘mecca’ of all garden shows, and one that every garden enthusiast should attend. Also take a look at Chelsea in Bloom as the shopfronts around Sloane Square are specially decorated for this event.
  • Daily Meals Included:
  • • Breakfast

Day 5. London

After breakfast be transferred to the airport for your onward flight.
  • Daily Meals Included:
  • • Breakfast

Trip Highlights

  • Visit private & barge gardens on a river cruise in London
  • See private gardens in West Sussex
  • Explore the many garden rooms at Loseley Park
  • Visit the hilltop Arundel Castle
  • Enjoy a dinner lecture on the Chelsea Flower Show
  • Attend the world famous Chelsea Flower Show

Map

Included Experiences

  • All sightseeing as mentioned
  • Services of a Tour Manager & Botanical Guide
  • Airport transfers on first & last day, tipping & porterage
  • 8 Meals – 4 Breakfasts, 2 Lunches & 2 Dinners

Additional Information

Fitness Level

  • Medium - Involves walking on uneven surfaces for more than one hour, multiple two-night stays in one location with potential for unexpected changes to itineraries. A good degree of mobility is required.

Trip Notes

  • Itinerary and inclusions are subject to change
  • Group Size - 15 to 25 guests
  • Prices are for land only. Flights not included

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