DENBIES WINE ESTATE is England’s largest vineyard situated in the beautiful Surrey Hills. On approaching Denbies be captivated by acres and acres of vineyards rolling across the distant hills – you could be anywhere in the world! Learn about the vineyard and wine making process on an outdoor vineyard train tour and winery visit and perhaps sample some of the wines.
POLESDEN LACEY is an idyllic country house with glorious views of the Surrey countryside. It was home to the famous Edwardian hostess Mrs Grenville, who entertained royalty and the celebrities of her time and it was here at Polesden Lacey where the Queen Mother enjoyed her honeymoon! A glittering Saloon and an extensive collection of Dutch, Italian and British paintings and fine French furniture, reflect the opulence of the time. The gardens are a joy at any time of the year and beckon you to explore their delights.
RHS WISLEY GARDENS is a flagship garden of the RHS, it has one of the largest plant collections in the world and is one of the UK’s most visited and best loved gardens! Highlights include; the Bowes Lyon Rose Garden, the Orchard, Bonsai Walk, Exotic Garden, the Glasshouse, Mediterranean Terraces and Jellicoe Canal and Wisteria Walk.
GUILDFORD CATHEDRAL is an inspiring peaceful building in a memorable hill-top setting with wonderful views over Guildford and the surrounding area. The Cathedral is a precious part of our national heritage, though modern it is a fresh expression of a sacred space. In the exhibition room you’ll discover not only the Cathedral silver but a large collection of chalices, flagons and alms dishes and some local curiosities.