Marlborough Garden Tour- GMT
Number of Days: 4
Destination: New Zealand
The full-day and half-day garden tours encompass everything from compact designer gardens in the heart of Blenheim to breath-taking country estates. Take the opportunity to brush up on your skills and horticultural knowledge by learning from local and international experts.
The festival culminates with the Garden Fête held in the picturesque Seymour Square, with over 200 stall holders offering the very best New Zealand produce. Enjoy the stunning scenic Marlborough area, gardens and world class wines. WOW - what a fabulous tour for garden lovers or those just wanting a break exploring Marlborough!
The group will include people from throughout the country and we meet up in Blenheim to start our 4 days of exploration and enjoyment. At the end of your tour you may like to extend your holiday with additional nights in Blenheim, Picton or elsewhere – the option is yours.
Day 1 Thursday:Blenheim
After our flight to Blenheim we meet up and transfer to our hotel. Welcome dinner (included) tonight.
Accom 3 nights Marlborough Vitners Hotel (or similar).D
Day 2 Friday:Marlborough gardens
We explore a selection of the fabulous gardens featured in the festival including some open to the public but also others only for this event.B,D
Day 3 Saturday:Marlborough gardens
Today we explore more Marlborough gardens. Farewell dinner (included) tonight.B,D
Day 4 Sunday:Marlborough gardens
Enjoy the Garden Fête. Then this afternoon transfer to the airport for return flights.B
Optional extra nights accommodation available on request.
Includes meals as per final itinerary:B = Continental breakfasts, D = Welcome and other dinners.
The tour cost is inclusive of quality hotel accommodation, all breakfast’s, all dinners, tour host, transfers, entrance fees to gardens and events and a tour host.
Airfares are additional.