Gardens

For the perfect family trip, relaxing stroll or a quiet place for taking in the gorgeous scenery, visitors are encouraged to visit Coombe Abbey Park! With over 500 acres of beautiful woodland, gardens, and waterside walks, …

Aberglasney Gardens is regarded as one of Wales’ finest gardens, pushed into the limelight by the BBC television series “A Garden Lost in Time”, in which they restored it to its former glory. It’s perhaps most …

Are you looking for something relaxing and intriguing to do on your next day off? If so, look no further than An Cala Garden on the Isle of Seil. This garden is set in a beautiful …

Do you love gardening and gardens? If so, visit An Ceardach Garden in Campbeltown! This absolutely magnificent garden is made up of 5 acres, with some fascinating and inspiring collections. The garden features unique sculptures, wild …

Looking for a relaxing day out? Archerfield walled garden has just the perfect environment for you and others to enjoy a present stroll around and take in its wonderful flower-filled gardens. The centre has multiple gardens …

Are you a lover of Castles and/or Gardens? This historic site dates back through the centuries and was built by the MacDougall clan of Raera. This was until the castle was transferred over to the Campbell …

Get back to basics and enjoy the great outdoors once more. Located just seven miles north of Dunoon, Benmore Botanic Garden boasts one of Scotland’s most scenic facilities. Nestled within the Loch Lomond and Trossachs National …

Have a wander through the beautiful scenery of the University of Dundee Botanic Gardens! The exceptional setting and incredible views make this a top visitor attraction for East Central Scotland. With an extensive collection of conifers, …

The Cambo Gardens and Estate is a great place to enjoy the outdoors! Famous across the world for their iconic Snowdrops, The Cambo estate covers the grand stately home, a stunning RHS Partner Georgian Walled Garden, …

Are you up for exploring an old castle and soaking up the glorious scenery of its beautifully kept gardens? Come along and visit Antrim Castle & Gardens when in the County Antrim area and enjoy everything …

Discover the romantic Highland castle, the 14th century home of the Thanes of Cawdor. Located about 5 miles south west of Nairn, Cawdor Castle was built around a 15th century tower house which originally belonged to …

Looking for a day out visiting a beautiful castle and estate? At the Drumlanrig castle, there are many activities to embark on. The castle itself has over 600 years of rich history and culture within its …

Eltham Palace and Gardens’ collection of historic sites spans six millennia and includes palaces, mansions, hill figures, castles, abbeys, industrial sites, Roman forts, and even derelict mediaeval settlements. The preservation of these locations and their collections …

Calling all history lovers! Are you looking for something fascinating to do on your next day off? If so, make sure to visit the famous Russborough House! This fantastic structure is one of the finest examples …

Calling all adventure seekers! Are you looking for something unique to do on your next day off? Or do you want to find something that will keep the little ones entertained for hours? If this applies …

This magnificent fortress in the heart of Aberdeenshire is a sterling example of Scottish Baronial architecture. Inside, the rooms are filled with antiquities, armour and lavish oil paintings. Out in the grounds the grandeur continues, with …

Glamis Castle is a living, breathing monument to Scottish heritage, hospitality and enjoyment for all. The family home of the Earls of Strathmore and Kinghorne, Glamis Castle is the legendary setting for Shakespeare’s Macbeth, the childhood …

Are you an avid gardener? Or do you just love scenic gardens and the relaxing auras that they bring? If so, then Glenfinart Walled Garden is the place for you! This listed site was originally built …

Hedingham Castle, in the village of Castle Hedingham, Essex, is arguably the best preserved Norman Keep in England. The castle fortifications and outbuildings were built around 1100, and the keep around 1140. However, the keep is the only major …

For lovers of a scenic view and History, With regular exhibits and unrivaled views of the Clyde. Come and explore the history of Dunoon and the surrounding areas. The Castle House Museum opened in 1998 and …

In May 2001 Ballymoney Borough Council officially opened the Joey Dunlop Memorial Garden where visitors have time to reflect on the unprecedented achievements of this much-loved international motorcycling legend. Joey Dunlop, born in Ballymoney in 1952, …

Visit the amazing Blarney Castle and kiss the Blarney Stone to receive the gift of eloquence! Originally dating back to around 1200, the castle was originally a timber house that was replaced by a stone fortification …

If you’re looking to relax or explore the Welsh countryside and learn a fascinating piece of it’s history, then we’ve got the perfect activity for your stack. Llanerchaeron Estate, near the costal town of Aberaeron is …

For architecture fans and history alike, The Hill House near Helensburgh is an ideal day out. Designed by the world-renowned Scottish architect Charles Rennie Mackintosh. The house was designed for the Blackie family and has often …

Calling all Medieval history lovers! Do you want to explore one of the most historic castles that Ireland has to offer? Make sure to visit the famous Malahide Castle in Co Dublin! Owned by the Talbot …

For lovers of history and beautiful scenery, make your way down to McCaig’s Tower in Oban. The tower was built in 1897 and its purpose was to provide work in the town to local stonemasons and …

All lovers of nature and science are urged to come along to Dliston Physic Garden and discover the magical power of plants! Wander through a stunningly picturesque country lane to a unique medicinal garden on the …

Head down to one of North Wales’ hidden gems, Plas yn Rhiw, for a relaxing day out with family or friends. A stunning 17th century manor house surrounded by beautiful ornamental gardens with spectacular views of …

If anything can make a garden more exciting, it is the danger that comes with each and every plant within it! From leaves that are poisonous to the touch, to plants that breath out toxins, this …

Do you fancy finding out about the story of the small village of Port Sunlight? Why not come along and visit its Museum! The museum allows visitors to explore how the village of Port Sunlight developed …

Do you love to explore gardens and historical sites? Or are you just looking for a peaceful and leisurely day out? If so, make sure to visit Powerscourt Gardens and House in Enniskerry. It is often …