Mark your calendars for September 14-24, 2019, as we travel west
to visit the extraordinary gardens of Portland, Seattle, Victoria,
and Vancouver. For eleven days we'll see some of the finest
gardens in the region--a region known as the best place to grow plants in North America.
fly from Washington Dulles International Airport to Portland. After that we fly to Vancouver, travel by coach and boat to Victoria, and then sail by boat to Seattle before our return to
dates are September 14-24, 2019, and the the cost per person is $4,350
(double occupancy). We see beautiful gardens, extraordinary
cities, and natural scenery that will take your breath away.
accommodations are first class with center city locations in four
of the most beautiful and exciting cities in North America.
Hosting this tour will be Robert & Nancy McDuffie, of MCDUFFTOURS. Robert is a Landscape Architect and taught landscape design and
garden history for more than 35 years at Virginia Tech. Every detail of this trip has been meticulously planned to make certain
that it will be more than memorable.
Here are some highlights:
Dan Hinkley's garden, Windcliff
Private gardens in Seattle
Butchart Gardens in Victoria
University of British Columbia Botanical Garden
Nitobe Japanese Garden
Lan Su Chinese Garden Portland
Portland Japanese Garden
Portland Rose Garden
Dr. Sun Yat-Sen Classical Chinese Garden
VanDusen Botanical Garden
Chilhuly Garden and Glass
Click on the Youtube video below to see a short movie about the tour.
Spaces are limited, so register early. Check
out the itinerary and details about the trip, and please contact us
if you have any questions.
Robert & NancyMcDuffie