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Merlin Trust – Alpine Garden Society Joint Tour Bursary

Alpine Garden Society logoThe Merlin Trust in combination with the Alpine Garden trust (AGS) is offering two fully funded places on the AGS organised plant tour detailed below.

Tour to Romania 30th June to 9th July 2017

Explore Transylvanian meadows and high altitude habitats of Carpathian Mountains with Razvan Chisu. (click on poster below to expand into window) AGS flyer


To download a copy of the poster in pdf format click here.

Complete applications including references, are invited to the Merlin Trust by no later than December 16th 2016, references must also be in be this date.

As with previous tours offered jointly, the destinations reflect the alpine and rock plant interests of the Merlin Trust founder, Valerie Finnis VMH.



Not included : travel Insurance, personal expenses, lunches and dinners for tour 1, gratuities for service in hotels and elsewhere, drinks and other items of a personal nature.