Tours & overseas

Start here if you’re a group leader looking for tour ideas, or considering one of our range of tours or overseas holidays which we operate with selected partner organisations. Where will your next trip take you?

Visitors on a tour of the garden
A tour of the garden at Chastleton House, Oxfordshire National Trust/Arnhel de Serra
Visitors and the south front of Ham House, Surrey.
Visitors at Ham House in Surrey National Trust Images / John Millar

Groups and travel trade 

Our 2015 Groups Guide is the perfect tool for group planning with all you need to know about some of our special places. Order, or download, a copy for regional itinerary ideas, themes and unmissable tours.

Visitors in the laurel maze at Glendurgan Garden
Visitors in the laurel maze at Glendurgan Garden, Cornwall National Trust Images / John Millar

Groups itinerary ideas 

We've selected a few of our favourite places from each region to put together these itineraries for a group day trip or short break.

Visitors in the Italian garden at Mount Stewart
Only 30 minutes from Belfast, Mount Stewart is the perfect place to bring your group National Trust Images / Megan Taylor

Overseas visitors 

If you're living outside the UK and planning a holiday here, you can save money and time by buying our Touring Pass in advance. Purchase a 7 or 14 day pass in advance and enjoy free entry to over 300 historic houses and gardens In England, Wales and Northern Ireland, from only £25.00 for 7 days.

Cruise ship at sea
Swan Hellenic's Minerva


The UK’s three leading discovery cruise lines – Voyages of Discovery, Swan Hellenic and Hebridean Island Cruises – have teamed up with us to offer members a great range of cruises.

The north front of the Hall, taken from the lawn, against a bright blue sky.
We think George Vernon designed the hall himself National Trust Images / Andrew Butler

Touring breaks 

If you fancy visiting some of our houses and gardens this year, but don't want to drive, why not join one of the coach holidays operated by Just Go! A more environmentally friendly and relaxed way to travel.

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