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From cherry blossom in Japan to secret hideaways in the UK find your perfect travel destination

At Gardens Illustrated we celebrate the most beautiful plants, gardens and design ideas from across the UK and abroad, in the knowledge that garden lovers travel far and wide in search of inspiration.

This guide includes some of our favourite destinations for horticultural travel, from short, luxury breaks to specialist, escorted tours and once-in-a-lifetime multi-destination holidays. So, whether you are planning an escape to an iconic location or want an authentic trip with some added extras, we have plenty of ideas.

Lucy Bellamy,

Martin Randall Travel

From medieval cathedrals to Roman mosaics; from country-house opera to award-winning gastronomy.

Travel with us in comfort in 2020 and discover some of the most beautiful gardens in the world.

Japan Cherry Blossoms

Botanica World Discoveries

Find your common ground with Botanical World Discoveries.

English garden

Violets & Tea

With Violets & Tea you leave the everyday behind…

Gardens by the Bay

ECT Travel

Join one of ECT Travel’s new escorted tours to experience ‘the Chelsea of Asia’…

Tjolöholm Castle

Tjolöholm Castle

Tjolöholm Castle is Sweden’s leading Arts and Crafts property…

Rock Garden

Botaniska Gothenburg Botanical Garden

Discover a landscape of biodiversity and beauty at the Botanical Garden in Gothenburg…

The Uppsala University Botanical Garden

Uppsala University Botanical Garden

The Uppsala University Botanical Garden is the oldest botanical garden in Sweden.

Tulips and a windmill in Holland

Mistral Holidays

Holiday offers to The Dutch Bulbfields, Amsterdam, Monet’s Garden and more…

Flowers in the park of the castle of Groot-Bijgaarden

Leger Holidays

Sensational Flower and Garden Holidays.