Great West Way®: Houses & Gardens (Screen & Royalty) Themed Guide
ROYAL FOOTSTEPS: SIX STARRING CASTLES, PALACES & ROYAL RESIDENCES
15 HISTORIC STATELY HOMES BURSTING WITH TREASURES
'CAPABILITY' BROWN LANDSCAPES. ORGANIC AND BOTANIC GARDENING AND MAGICAL FEATURES: BRIDGES, GROTTOES AND WATERFALLS!
STARS OF THE SCREEN: POLDARK, SECRET GARDEN, BRIDGERTON, DOWNTON ABBEY AND MUCH, MUCH MORE!
This tour is inspired by England's Great West Way® and includes the finest houses and gardens England boasts, along the route, or a short detour away – where royalty past and present walk – including a visit to the famed, organic gardens at Highgrove and a visit to the spectacular Windsor Castle.
Crammed with choices to visit 15 of England's finest stately homes to be found along the Great West Way® or just a short drive from the route. Each bursting with its own unique history and treasures. With gardens galore, enjoy a selection of landscapes from the renowned landscaper 'Capability' Brown. Explore the magical features that were fashionable in Regency and Victorian England.
This tour is a must for film and TV fans, combining the silver screen with a tour of England's finest historic houses and gardens. You can immerse yourself in the backdrops of big screen blockbusters including Harry Potter, Downton Abbey, the Secret Garden, and Sense and Sensibility. Walk the backdrop to TV drama's such as Poldark and BBC's Sherlock. The guide includes references to their 'seen-on-screen' cameos and starring parts – one for every fan of the screen!
About Self-drive tour
- Over 30 pages of useful information
- Options for 3-10 days touring
- Up-to-date embedded links and contacts
- 6 palace & castles, 12 grand houses, 6 country parks and gardens
- 35+ Royal connections referenced
- 100+ Film & TV references
- 20+ attractions, experiences and days out
- 10+ optional tours and activities
- Non-height restricted places to park (cities)
- 60+ Selected campsites & 80+ Secret Stays™
- Selection of food and drink destinations
- Easy to download format - print or save
- Useful suggestions for your chosen time frame
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