Explore the rugged landscapes and unspoilt natural beauty of the Isles of Scilly, with their fascinating native wildlife and beautiful bays
Life moves at an easier pace on the peaceful Isles of Scilly,
where visitors instantly fall in love with its striking scenery. On
this six-day trip you'll discover why so many people consider the
Isles of Scilly to be the UK's prettiest archipelago.
On your holiday you'll enjoy excursions to several of the
islands' best beauty spots and visits to some of the Isles' best
attractions. These include the fascinating Tresco Abbey Garden,
described as "Kew without the glass", which is home to over 20,000
plants from more than 80 countries.
Two expert speakers will join you for dinner talks to give you
an insight into the gardens and the Isles of Scilly's amazing
native wildlife. The Curator of Tresco Abbey Gardens, Mike Nelhams,
will prepare you for your visit with a talk on its array of
colourful plants, and Julian Branscombe will explain the work of
the Isles of Scilly Wildlife Trust, which he heads.
You'll be based at the stylish and luxurious Karma Hotel on the
isle of St Martin's, which will serve as your base for the trip.
Here you will enjoy delicious cuisine made with local, seasonal
ingredients, as well as truly stunning views across the bay.