Experience the best of DeNureTours! Check out this month's featured special interest tour.
Fly to Glasgow and begin a beautiful British Garden Tour, filled with ruins, castles, and more botanic bounty than a gardener’s heart can bear!
Abbotsford House and Gardens gave Sir Walter Scott’s imagination endless inspiration.
A guided tour of Alnwick Castle gives us plenty of time to roam the gardens before touring Harrogate country. Harlow Carr is 68 magnificent acres of woodland and wildflower meadows. Newby Hall’s award-winning 1920s gardens are a 100-year contribution to 20th-century gardening.
South to York for a city tour of England’s walled medieval gem. In the middle is York Minster, arguably the most beautiful gothic cathedral in the world! On to Harrogate, Britain’s ultimate gardening showcase, before a morning to discover Beatrix Potter’s treasured possessions at Hill Top, the house that inspired her tales. Then north to Windermere to amble about.
In the Lake District, we’ll tour the lovely Lowther Castle’s roofless ruins and gardens. Broughton house in Kirkcudbright is E. A. Hornel’s Edwardian treasure trove of things that grow on the Galloway coast. We’ll stop at Dumfries House and visit the Queen Elizabeth Walled Garden on our way back to Glasgow for a free day to explore with our Hop-on Hop-off pass.
Harrogate Flower Show
An extravaganza of colour, scents, how-to’s, and shopping, Harrogate Flower Show has inspired gardeners since 1911. Over 5,000 autumn flowers boast their best in Britain’s biggest exhibition. Huge dahlias and giant vegetables vie to win a competition so serious that heirloom tomatoes are DNA-tested to verify they are indeed the old varieties! Come see “colossal carrots, monster marrows, and podgy parsnips weigh in for the battle of the bulge!”
Spend three hours roaming the lovely lush space amid seasonal wreaths, edible herbs, shrubs, vines, and trees of every colour, height, and texture.
Learn how to make mouthwatering meals from your homegrown harvest in the “Feast! Cookery Theatre”. Pick up tricks for flower arranging and floristry from over 500 exhibitors offering thousands of garden-related products.
Dig It Garden Theatre helps you plan your garden, avoid pests, get the most out of grow-your-own veggies, and prune for perfection.
Shop for sundials, shears, and special gifts made in Yorkshire.
Peruse the Plant Nursery Pavilion, filled by the UK’s top nurseries, and find inspiration from hundreds of works of art.
We’ll leave with exciting new ideas to try in our green spaces back home!