England is home to some of the most beautiful gardens what with their quintessential feel, relaxed atmosphere and breath-taking taking designs. In fact, England has more gardens open to the public than anywhere else in the world. With summer in full swing it’s the perfect time to pack a picnic and go discover one of the many gardens waiting to be explored which is why SMC Coach Hire have complied a list of our all-time favourites.
Burton Agnes Hall and Gardens
If you’re in the North of England and looking for somewhere to stroll and relax, the grounds of the amazing Burton Agnes Hall are the perfect place. This award-winning Elizabethan garden is home to more than 4,000 different plants, a classical pond with a fountain, woodland walks, wildlife sculptures and much more. Strolling around these grounds is the ultimate way to spend a warm summer’s day. Burton Agness Hall defiantly deserves a listing on our list of beautiful gardens.
Tresco Abbey Garden
If you’re lucky enough to be on the Isle of Scilly this summer than a wander around Tresco Abbey Garden is an absolute must. Within its 17 acres are many beautiful, unusual plants that will leave you feeling as though you are in a tropical paradise. This treat for the eyes includes palm trees, pink pelargonium and red flame trees. Why not take the family for a wonderful day out or weekend?
Royal Botanic Gardens
Third on our list of beautiful gardens is the Royal Botanic Gardens. Arguably the world’s most famous garden, the Royal Botanic Gardens in Kew is a great way to escape the hustle and bustle of city life. Bursting into life in 1759 this garden is the earliest botanic garden and now a UNESCO World Heritage Site. The garden will leave you feeling lost in a fairy-tale with its historic buildings, awe-inspiring landscapes and a rare, captivating range of plants.
Arley Hall & Gardens
Arley Hall and Gardens in Cheshire is a great family day out. Famed for its historical interest and largest double herbaceous border in England, this is a place of wondrous beauty. While exploring the grounds you will discover over 20 sculptures by local artists, including the notable life size cow and her calf. The little ones can have an adventure of their own in the playground and willow dome den.
No matter what garden you decide to go and explore this summer, SMC Coach Hire can take you there. Vehicles range from 8 to 75 seats meaning there is something suitable for all groups. Our friendly advisors can arrange door to door pick-ups at a time to suit you. You can relax knowing that our travel is in the best hands. Why not use our easy online enquiry form for a free quotation today?