We English simply adore our historic country houses and we love our gardens. From world renowned Stourhead Gardens in Wiltshire to Elizabethan Montacute in Somerset, if you go weak at the knees at the thought of stone cornicing, sweeping drives, Downton Abbey or Jane Austen, this popular Foot Trails tour is for you!
From 4 to 12 nights you will stay in country inns and country pubs personally chosen by our Founder and walk trails that have been originated by our own expert team. Highlights include opportunities to see stunning properties, with medieval banqueting halls and kitchens, garden ponds and grand fountains, billowing gardens of flowers and roses and outstanding architecture from some of the South West of England’s greatest houses.
When you’ve walked, and explored, take the wonderful tradition of an English afternoon tea, with a pot of tea, warm scones and jam and clotted cream.
With so many variations possible with Foot Trails versatile approach to walking and rural travel, the best thing to do is request a detailed example itinerary (simply add your details to the form to your right) and browse leisurely with a cup of earl grey.