Cornish Gardens

Cornish Gardens

Cornwall is England's most southerly county and on this tour you can enjoy visits to some of the county’s most enchanting gardens, as well as a journey on the Bodmin Railway and a brewery visit at St Austell

Cornwall is England's most southerly county, a long narrow peninsula surrounded by the sea jutting out between the blustery Atlantic to the north and the English Channel to the south. Enjoying the warmth of the Gulf Stream, the magical gardens in Cornwall are home to a wealth of exciting, rare and beautiful plants and trees. Enjoy visits to some of the county’s most enchanting gardens, as well as a journey on the Bodmin Railway.



A welcoming, contemporary hotel idyllically nestled amongst 180 acres of Cornish countryside on the outskirts of Bodmin. Facilities include a restaurant, a bar with outdoor terrace a fitness suite, plus an 18 hole golf course. All bedrooms feature TV, complimentary Wi-Fi, iron and board, hairdryer and tea/coffee making facilities. Lift to all floors.



  • We visit Lanhydrock House and discover the fascinating history of this magnificent late Victorian country house, dating from the 17th century. See the children's nursery wing and the state rooms plus the fascinating warren of kitchens, larders and sculleries 'below stairs'. We then board the Bodmin Steam Railway for a journey through the picturesque Cornish countryside.


  • We take a drive to Pentewan for a visit to the Lost Gardens of Heligan. Rediscovered and restored in 1990 after 75 years of neglect, the gardens now have over 200 acres that feature a superb working Victorian garden, a subtropical jungle and a magnificent complex of walled gardens. Enjoy a walk through the gardens accompanied by a guide. Following this we travel to the St Austell Brewery Visitor Centre to discover the secrets behind their award-winning ales.


  • A visit to the historic city of Truro with its lovely Georgian town houses and elegant cobbled streets and alleyways to explore, plus the stunning cathedral with its three soaring spires that dominate the skyline. This afternoon we make our way to beautiful Trelissick House and Gardens, perched at the head of the Fal Estuary. Enjoy the tranquillity of the inspirational gardens, an outstanding array of plant species, varied woodland planting, mixed borders with bright summer and autumn flowers together with exotic perennials.



  • Four nights accommodation with dinner and breakfast

  • Admission to Lanhydrock House, the Lost Gardens of Heligan and Trelissick Gardens.

  • St Austell Brewery tour.

  • Journey on the Bodmin Railway.

  • Excursions as desribed above.

  • Return travel by luxury coach.

Below is a list of pick-up points available on this tour.

Below is a list of pick-up points available on this tour.

Name Address Contact Details
Abergele Abergele, Bowling Green Bus Stop
Bangor, Nelson Pub Bangor, Bus Stop Opposite Nelson Pub
Bangor, Pontio Centre Bangor, Pontio Centre Bus Stop
Bethel Bethel, Primary School Bus Stop
Bontnewydd Bontnewydd, Bus Stop Near Chip Shop
Bryngwran Bryngwran, School Entrance
Caergeiliog Caergeiliog, Outside Sportsmans Pub
Caernarfon, Campbell Road Caernarfon, Bus Stop Bottom of Campbell Road
Caernarfon, Leisure Cent. Caernarfon, Bus Stop opposite Leisure Centre
Caernarfon, Morrisons Caernarfon, Morrisons Bus Stop
Caernarfon, Waterloo Port Caernarfon, Waterloo Port Bus Stop
Caernarfon, Y Glyn Caernarfon, Y Glyn Bethel Road
Chester Chester, Holiday Inn South Hotel Bus Stop
Chirk Chirk, Moreton Park Garden Centre
Colwyn Bay Colwyn Bay, Railway Station Bus Stop
Criccieth, Medical Centre Criccieth, Medical Centre Bus Stop
Deganwy Deganwy, Railway Station Bus Stop
Ewloe Ewloe, Outside St David's Park Hotel
Gaerwen Gaerwen, Stermat Car Park
Gwalchmai Gwalchmai, Opposite Clock
Halkyn Halkyn, Outside Billy Jeans
(Springfield Hotel Return Drop Off Point)
Holyhead Holyhead, Bus Stop Outside Ferry Terminal Entrance
Llanberis, Maes Padarn Llanberis, Bus Stop Opposite Maes Padarn
Llanberis, Spar Llanberis, Outside Spar Shop
Llandegai Llandegai, Penrhyn Castle Entrance
Llandudno Llandudno, Mostyn Broadway Coach Park Bus Stop
Llandudno Jct. New Road Llandudno Junction, New Road Bus Stop
Llanfairfechan Llanfairfechan, Castle Bridge Bus Stop
Llanfairpwll Llanfairpwll, Pringles Car Park
Llangefni Llangefni, Church Street Bus Stop
Llanrug Llanrug, Arvonia Garage
Menai Bridge Menai Bridge, Library Bus Stop
Northop Northop, Red Lion Pub Bus Stop
Old Colwyn Old Colwyn, Church Walks Bus Stop
Opposite The Plough Inn
Oswestry Oswestry, Mile End Services Coach Park
Penmaenmawr Penmaenmawr, Llys Clwyd Bus Stop (Opposite Spar)
Penrhyn Bay Penrhyn Bay, Post Office
Penygroes Penygroes, Crossroads (Outside Victoria Hotel)
Porthmadog Porthmadog, Tesco Bus Stop
Pwllheli Pwllheli, Bus Station
Rhos on Sea, Cayley Arms Rhos on Sea, Bus Stop Opposite Cayley Arms
Rhos on Sea, Hickorys Rhos on Sea, Bus Stop Opposite Hickorys Restaurant
St. Asaph St. Asaph, Bus Stop Outside Petrol Station
Valley Valley, Opposite Valley Hotel
Wrexham Wrexham, Bus Stand Lord Street
Y Felinheli, St. Marys Y Felinheli, St Mary's Church Bus Stop
Y Felinheli, Victoria Y Felinheli, Victoria Hotel Bus Stop

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