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					                    SALISBURY CATHEDRAL FLOWER FESTIVAL
4 Day Tour Departing Monday 13th June 2011
See Salisbury Cathedral as you have never seen it before,
filled with colour and fragrance, coming alive with an
extravagance of flowers and amazing floral displays
arranged by over 550 flower arrangers from churches and
flower clubs from around the Salisbury diocese.Salisbury.
Salisbury Cathedral, set in the elegant splendour of the
Cathedral Close, is one of the finest medieval buildings in
Britain. The nave, quire and chapels were built in one phase
between 1220 and 1258, with the spire (the tallest in Britain interconnecting      underground
                                                              grottoes, a fernery with pillars of
(123m/404ft) added a generation later.                        faked volcanic rock and two palm
On Monday you travel over the                  Wednesday is free to explore                  courts. One court has formal
Severn Bridge into Wiltshire where             Swindon. You can visit the Great              balustrades, the other one a pool.
we visit Abbey House Gardens.                  Western Railway Museum, shop                  You continue home with memories
                                                                                             of a fantastic break.
Probably the best garden visit you             till you drop in the McArthur Glen                                                    3 nights Half Board
could ever make awaits you at                  Outlet or just browse around the
Abbey House Gardens in ancient                 town. The hotel is central.                                                          Entry to the Festival
Malmesbury, itself an historic place           Thursday we head for Wales, over
to visit. Gardening ideas, beautiful           the bridge and to Dewstow                                                           Entry to Abbey Gardens
plants from daffodils, crocus, tulips          Gardens. Dewstow Garden was
and iris in spring through the                 built in 1895 and buried after
                                                                                                                                  Entry to DewstowGardens
country’s largest private collection
of roses, double herbaceous borders
                                               World War II. Rediscovery and
                                               large scale restoration of the
                                                                                                                                    Free time in Swindon
that rival Monets, to fabulous                 gardens began in 2000. There are                                                         Coach Travel
autumn colour from specimen trees              tropical glass houses, rock gardens,
                                                                                                                                  Located in the centre of Swindon,
and shrubs; all to be enjoyed in a             ponds and an alpine garden. Plus a
                                                                                                                                  the 4 Star Menzies Swindon Hotel
special atmosphere you have to visit           labyrinth of fascinating tunnels
                                                                                                                                  offers a town centre location, newly
to believe. You then continue to
                                                                                                                                  refurbished en suite bedrooms, plus
your hotel in Swindon with tea,
                                                                                                                                  a contemporary award-winning
coffee and biscuits on arrival.
                                                                                                                                  restaurant and a superb bar. There is
Tuesday after breakfast you travel
                                                                                                                                  a lift to all floors
south to Salisbury where we are
booked in at Salisbury Cathedral for
the Festival. Afterwards there is free                                                                       Price £249 per person
time to browse around the cathedral,                                                                             £30 Single supplement
the market or the town.
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