Walk among the summer wildflowers in the Great Meadow or lap up the sunshine as you lap lakes at Osterley Park and House. There are also horticultural highlights of a hundred hues to see as you enter the gardens.
Escape the hustle and bustle of the city and capture the feeling of countryside walk in Hampstead. You'll find an abundance of summer scent in the garden at Fenton House before heading across Hampstead Heath to marvel at Ernő Goldfinger's modernist enclave, 2 Willow Road.
Take in the summer sights as you embark on a riverside stroll from Richmond Station to Ham House and Garden. See the only view in England protected by an Act of Parliament as you depart the bustle of Richmond and escape to a rural riverside walk along the Thames Path.
With the River Ingrebourne as your companion you'll encounter a wealth of wildlife on a walk from Upminster to Rainham Hall. Encounter glades, mature woodland and meadows before exploring the Hall's community gardens and spot the bird and butterflies.
As the summer arrives Morden Hall Park bursts in to life. Surrounded by meadows, trees and the gentle sounds of birdsong and running water, the park offers a rare sense of discovery and a chance to get away from it all.
The summer's made for walking, and that's just what we'll do. There are estate routes at Chartwell, or all-ability paths around Knole Park. Whatever your walk, make sure to get out into the countryside on our trails in Kent this summer.
Our gardens are all at their colourful best during the summer months with vibrant colours, relaxing spaces and breath-taking views. From the rose garden at Polesden Lacey to the landscaped vistas at Claremont, find a summer garden near you.
Make the most of summer with a walk in the Surrey countryside. Take your pick from these downloadable walking trails with the very best landscapes for butterflies and wildflowers, spectacular views, open parkland and tranquil waterways.