Stourhead Gardens, Old Wardour Castle & Wiltshire Villages
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Why choose the Stourhead Gardens, Old Wardour Castle & Wiltshire Villages tour
The great advantage of having your own professional driver-guide is to be able to take scenic routes that are off-the-beaten-track and explore England’s country lanes, hamlets and lesser known Wiltshire villages. Stop for a rest a real local’s pub in a proper English village.
Considered to be one of England’s greatest gardens, Stourhead is one of the most remarkable landscaped gardens in Europe. The garden is a living work of art, perfect to see at any time of the year. See the dark and mysterious volcanic rock Grotto and come face to face with the river god.
Visit Old Wardour Castle, a real secret tucked away down a narrow series of country lanes, almost forgotten in time. Built in the 14th Century, the hexagonal castle was brought to ruin during the Civil War. Your driver-guide will take you around the castle rooms and up the circular stairs to see the panoramic landscape of Wiltshire. This is the perfect place for a picnic lunch, Wardour is truly magical.