Explore Capability Brown’s Lost Gardens

The gardens at Belvoir Castle are far from ordinary.

Originally designed by Capability Brown, his ‘lost plans’ have been brought back to life following a two-year restoration programme, led by the 11th Duchess.

Explore the stunning vistas as they were designed to be seen more than 250 years ago, the the renowned English landscape architect. Jump on board a tour of our beautiful parkland on our wonderful open air trailer, which runs from both the Engine Yard or directly from Belvoir Castle.

Trailer tours from the Engine Yard

Trailer tours depart at 11.00, 12.30, and 14.30. Tours depart from the Castle car park opposite the Engine Yard

Duchess’ Picnic Basket is available for hte 12.30 tour. Email reception@belvoircastle.com to pre-book your picnic.


Electric Bus tours from the Castle

Electric bus tours depart at 11.30, 13.30 and 15.00

£22 per head

Price includes entry into the downstairs of Belvoir Castle with the opportunity to upgrade 36 or £8 if you would like a guided tour. All tours are narrated by the Duchess of Rutland and include headsets.

Tours are operational only when the Castle is open to the public. See www.Belvoircastle.com for dates.

Duchess’ Picnic Basket is available for the 13.30 tour. Email reception@belvoircastle.com to pre-book your picnic.


Duchess’ Picnic Basket

Fresh mixed finger sandwiches
Homemade Scotch Egg
Crudites with Belvoir Hummus
Mixed Salad with The Duchess’ dressing
Homemade Crisps
Pink Lady apple
Homemade Scone with preserves and clotted cream
Bottle still/sparkling water
Standard £25
With half bottle of wine/Prosecco £40
With half bottle Moet et Chandon £50

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