The Turkish Garden Of Paradise has been awarded with a gold medal and the Best World Garden at the RHS Hampton Court Palace Flower Show in London!
The design is made by Nilufer Danis from Lotus Design Studio and sponsored by Turkish Ministry of Culture & Tourism.
Detailed information from Royal Horticulture Society: https://www.rhs.org.uk/shows-events/rhs-hampton-court-palace-flower-show/exhibitors/2015/gardens/the-turkish-ministry-of-culture-tourism-garden-of
Our garden tours have been recommended in Trip of a Lifetime: Istanbul & The Turkish Coast book wroten by Leeann Murphy. The book involves many touristic areas, and in sports and recreation parts, Murphy provides a couple of nice experiences information about Büyükada, Gülhane Park and Belgrad Forest. At the final, Murphy mentiones Unison Turkey’s exciting garden tours which gather the most beautiful gardens and botanic parks from all over Istanbul.
You can kindly find this very informative and stimulating book of Leeann Murphy in many top bookstores.
Unison Turkey has teamed up with specialist Gursan Ergil and created tours that will take you along the Turkish history and culture through its gardens and botany.
“There is no doubt about Istanbul; even the wariest traveler can be certain they won’t experience disappointment there.” -Edmondo de Amicis.
Istanbul, a meeting point between the Eastern and the Western garden traditions, has a fascinating but relatively unknown place in the history of garden design. Our garden tours designed to visit some of the most interesting gardens of this historic city and its surrounding. Our tours include visits of some private residences where we will meet garden owners, and artists. Gursan Ergil, a garden designer & historian, who has a good knowledge of the region, and its landscape, will lead the tour. Local guides will be joining us if necessary.
Gardens of Princess Island
Gursan Ergil, garden specialist