Friends of RBGE Perthshire Summer Tour

Itinerary 

Morning:

Scone Palace is situated above the river Tay near Perth and has 100 acres of glorious grounds including a Victorian pinetum, Murray Star Maze, a walled garden which is a restoration project and a kitchen garden which supplies the palace kitchens

A tour of the gardens will be given by the Head Gardener Brian Cunningham

Lunch at The Drover’s Restaurant, Crieff Visitor Centre

Afternoon:

Drummond Castle near Crieff is renowned for its historic parterre garden, ancient yew hedges at either end of the terracing and paths and the two copper beech trees planted by Queen Victoria to commemorate her visit.

A tour of the gardens will be given by their gardeners.

Afternoon Tea at The Drover’s Restaurant, Crieff Visitor Centre