Bedford Garden Show
Wild Pomegranate in bloom

Bedford Garden Festival.
Full Day Tour – Code (SP03)

The residence open their gardens both in town and on the farms to visitors in an annual garden festival highlighting the wonderfully tended gardens bursting with flowers of all colours shapes and sizes. A must for garden enthusiasts but also for all those who appreciate the beauty of nature in this quaint village.

The next famous annual Bedford Garden Festival is scheduled for
22 - 24 October 2021 and is one of the most popular events in the Eastern Cape

In Bedford and surrounding farm homesteads, splendid, private gardens are opened each spring, to the public. This is something not only for gardening enthusiasts but also for all those who appreciate the beauty of nature; this annual event is a highlight in these serene surroundings. The area is known for its fine roses, some of which grow nowhere else, yet flourish in many gardens throughout the town. There are also displays of wide herbaceous borders, gardening information on water features, planning of formal gardens, selection of plants, herbs and numerous other topics and displays.

The small historical settler town on the border of the Karoo is picturesquely situated at the foot of the Winterberg Mountains and surrounded by golden grasslands, indigenous bush and well-forested mountains.

After an early 07:00 am pick up at a central rendezvous in Port Elizabeth we make our way towards Bedford. We stop for breakfast en route before we continue to Bedford.

Here we have the chance pop in at Lloydii‘s Succulents, the Rosarium, Cambrian Fuchsias and nurseries on Porter Street, stroll through Craft Market, the St Andrew’s Rose Hall and other points of interest in the town.

A wide choice of restaurants and food outlets provides a variety of meals and refreshments to choose from at lunchtime. Later on we continuing to the historical farms and peaceful farm garden, before we make our way back to Port Elizabeth with the fragrance of flowers still with us on our return journey.

Tour includes:

  • Pick up and drop off in Port Elizabeth
  • Breakfast
  • Bottled water in tour vehicle

Tour excludes:

  • Lunch
  • Entrance fees if applicable
  • Private shopping

Rates :

2 persons on tour: R 2300.00 per person

3-4 persons on tour: R 1600.00 per person

5-7 persons on tour: R 980.00 per person

Minimum 2 persons

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