Welcome to Violets and Tea – Luxury Garden Route Tours
As luxury English home and garden tour specialists, at Violets and Tea, we provide experiences for you to enjoy the beauty and pleasant surroundings of stunning gardens and landscapes across the country. As experts in garden travel tours, we ensure your experience is rich in expert knowledge about the gardens you visit and provides an insight that you’ll treasure for years.
Our carefully curated small group escorted, and tailor-made garden route tours of England’s best gardens focuses on creating relaxing, enjoyable, and memorable experiences for our guests. We offer an unparalleled experience; aspiring to redefine garden travel tours by providing superior levels of comfort and service. Private garden tours are uniquely English experiences and access to beautiful gardens, their makers, and experts are all possible through our approach, designed with you in mind. You’ll be able to find botanical garden tours full of exotic plants and intricate garden design, as well as stately home gardens and beautiful landscapes full of horticultural delights.
Whichever garden route tour you’re interested in booking amongst the wonderful English countryside, we hope that you’ll enjoy finding out more details and information here. You can easily navigate by using our menus or following the links below. We look forward to welcoming you on one of our garden travel tours soon.
2021 LUXURY HOME & GARDEN TOURS
We are pleased to be now taking bookings for our 2021 small-group escorted tours, so you can plan ahead for the perfect garden route tours.
With exciting garden travel tours offered to Cornwall, Sussex, the Cotswolds, and Derbyshire, and including the world-renowned RHS Flower Shows, we are sure that these garden route tours will enchant. We are also delighted to announce that we will continue to have a maximum of 12-15 guests on each of our tours to make your tour more enjoyable to be experienced with other like-minded garden enthusiasts.
Our 2021 itinerary is focused fully on providing the best the English countryside has to offer, from the great gardens of Cornwall in early May, enjoying subtropical botanical garden tour delights, to the Chelsea Flower Show in mid-May where you can enjoy Champagne afternoon tea amidst award-winning gardens. Then later in June and July, you can experience the delights of the Hampton Court Garden Festival through private garden tours steeped in history and royalty, plus the great estates of Derbyshire brimming with 800 years of heritage throughout this exceptional home and garden tour.
WHY CHOOSE VIOLETS AND TEA?
At the heart of Violets and Tea is our passion for gardens and people. We love all things related to gardens, from garden history to garden design. Our aim is to share this passion with our guests through our exclusive garden route tours to leave them rejuvenated and inspired. Let us share our passion with you.
ENGLISH GARDEN TRAVEL TOURS
Discover some of the world's most beautiful gardens and experience quintessential English charm on our meticulously designed, small-group escorted garden route tours. You’ll experience stunning surroundings, delicious dining, and comfortable travel arrangements. Your journey starts here.
TAILOR-MADE GARDEN ROUTE TOURS
Our customised, bespoke traditional English and botanical garden tours are individually tailored around your specific requirements. We’ll help you create a custom itinerary that encompasses the best our English garden route tours can offer. From the perfectly proper to the inspirational and indulgent, we work with you to create and refine your perfect holiday, providing an experience that will stay with you for a lifetime.
TRUSTED BY OUR CUSTOMERS
We feel there is no better promotion for our luxury tours than praise from our customers themselves. To find out how much our guests enjoyed their home and garden tours, please view our reviews below as well as our guest reviews.
GARDEN TOUR GALLERIES
You can view perfect examples of what you can expect to see during any one of our home and garden tours. We have stunning pictures throughout our website, as well as in our gallery that provides further evidence of the beauty found throughout England’s gardens. Don’t forget our Instagram below has even more glorious snapshots.
BOOK YOUR HOME AND GARDEN TOUR TODAY
Need further convincing on booking a beautiful tour of the English countryside’s best gardens? Browse through our website to see even more information about our tours and the experience you can have with us. You can request further information from us below on any one of our tours or contact us directly to discuss any queries you may have further.
At Violets and Tea, we hope to show you some of the most famous as well as lesser-known gardens throughout the country. Whether you want a group experience where you can enjoy and share the delights on offer amongst others who share your enthusiasm, or prefer a bespoke and private guided approach to enjoy in a smaller group, we have the experiences to accommodate.
Also be sure to stay up to date with the latest information from us and the world of English gardens through our Blog, full of interesting insight and history behind some of the country’s best gardens.