Local area of Great Fosters, Surrey
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The oldest and largest inhabited castle in the world, Windsor Castle has been the home of 39 monarchs. One of the Queen's three official residences, Windsor Castle boasts over 900 years of royal history.
A UNESCO world heritage site, The Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew has a magnificent scientific collection of plants from tropical, temperate, arid and alpine climates. Stroll along a treetop walkway to admire the views across London & Surrey before you discover some of the world's rarest temperate zone plants in the largest Victorian glasshouse in the world.
RHS Garden Wisley is one of the UK’s most visited and best loved gardens; as inspirational to the amateur gardener as it is awe-inspiring to nature lovers and plant enthusiasts. Its 240 acres houses a huge diversity of gardens, borders and one of the largest plant collections in the world, all of which adapt throughout the seasons to reveal their wonders all year round.
Hampton Court Palace’s world-famous gardens include 60 acres of spectacular formal gardens and 750 acres (304 hectares) of parkland, all set within a loop of the River Thames. They are home to the world's oldest puzzle maze, a record-breaking grape vine, three National Plant Collections and a huge variety of wildlife, including the descendants of Henry VIII’s deer herd.
Syon is one of the last great houses of London, and has been in the family of the present owners for more than 400 years. The 100 acres of park and gardens feel like deep countryside, although they are only 9 miles from central London. The extensive tree collection dates back to the plantings of the late eighteenth century.
Painshill 18th century landscape garden was created between 1738 and 1773, by the Hon. Charles Hamilton. His vision was to create ‘living paintings’ in a new style of magical garden. Inspired by Renaissance art and his Grand Tours, he went on to create a sequence of breathtaking and surprising vistas in his garden.
With a variety of high-street names and independent retailers, the royal borough of Windsor is the perfect destination to shop til' you drop and treat yourself to a special souvenir.
The perfect destination for a day of guaranteed family fun, Legoland is specially tailored for children 12 and under, with plenty of interesting adventures and activities for everyone to enjoy.
With over 30 thrilling rides, attractions and live events, including some of the UK's most popular rollercoasters, Thorpe Park is the perfect destination if you're looking to get your adrenaline pumping during your stay.
A beautiful destination for a romantic saunter, Windsor Great Park has plenty to explore including historic parkland, award-winning gardens and ancient woodland, with lots of picturesque locations to photograph.
Take to the water and enjoy a relaxing boat trip on the river Thames. The ideal way to see the sights from a very unique point of view, you'll be sure to enjoy an excellent trip suitable for the whole family.
With an ever-evolving calendar of fantastic productions, Theatre Royal Windsor is the best destination locally to enjoy a diverse range of live entertainment, including musical performances and dramatic theatre.