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Join us on our beloved home turf of New York City and the Hudson Valley for New York's inaugural L.E.A.F Flower Show. Celebrate New York's energy and rich floral history and help us transform the Meatpacking District into a floral ode to the city. 


We'll start in the lush Hudson Valley to appreciate local cut flower farms, fresh produce and the magical light celebrated by artists for centuries. We'll then move to the heart of Manhattan to participate in New York Flower Week by shopping the flower market and assisting on a floral installation. 


We'll guide you through foraging in Central Park, tasting menus at the best eateries and the city's renowned art and design scene.


As with all our Botanical Journeys, we will blend gardens and life with good friends, hands on experiences and the best local food.

In Collaboration with 



The Hudson Valley & L.E.A.F Flower Show

June 8-15, 2020


4 or 8 days

Group size: Max 10

Hudson Valley:

Local flower farms, Stone Barns, the NY Botanical Garden and Wave Hill


NYC: Foraging in Central Park, NYC Flower market, hands-on floral Installation for L.E.A.F, hidden gardens, best of NYC eateries, art and design.


We'll start in the lush Hudson Valley to appreciate local cut flower farms followed by floral play in our studio. We'll seek out the freshest produce and the magical light celebrated by artists for centuries. Enjoy a farm to table lunch at Stone Barns, a guided visit tothe the NY Botanical Garden and Wave Hill

New York City + L.E.A.F Flower Show

We'll then move to the heart of Manhattan to participate in New York's inaugural L.E.A.F Flower Show by shopping the flower market and assisting on a floral installation for the show. We'll guide you through foraging in Central Park, tastings at the best eateries and the city's renowned art and design scene.




Cape Lily founder, florist and resident New Yorker. Travel obsessed, very serious about her morning coffee. Ready to show you all her favorite city hideouts for flower lovers and foodies.   

Heather Saunders

  Photographer extraordinaire, producer, mid-century design devotee, a lover of patterns + pop culture, a fan of contemporary + modern art.

Heather  was the official photographer for flower House Detroit  and will be snapping all the flower photos so you can enjoy in real life.

What makes this Cape Lily Botanical Journey Unique?

​​Share it with special people

  • We attract curious travelers across generations who are passionate about nature and fine crafts.  Our experiences are designed for friends/couples or singles happy to share a twin room
Immerse yourself ​in NYC flora culture with locals
  • We live and work in NYC and know all the ins and outs - especially for flower lovers
Small personalized groups
  • Our groups are no larger than 10 people allowing us to personalize the experience to individual preferences, move about easily and eat at the best places 

Travel with a purpose

  • All our journeys have the opportunity to learn and get your hands a little dirty. In New York you'll help our team on a unique installation commissioned for New York Flower Week, transitioning you from a visitor to a local. No experience needed.

Tasteful details

  • Every detail is designed to give you the ultimate New York experience, from the beauty of the Hudson Valley to the energy of the city. 

Your Investment
from $2740

Payment Plans Available


  • Behind the scenes access to NYs inaugural flower week

  • Hands on opportunity to assist on a floral installstion

  • 3 nights (Hudson Valley) or 7 nights (Hudson Valley+NYC) double occupancy accommodation

  • 2 gourmet meals a day

  • All airport transfers and ground transportation

  • All activities/excursions on itinerary

  • 4 Course tasting menu at NYC farm to table restaurant

  • Ask about additional custom pre and post add ons

Not Included

  • Air travel 

  • Our journeys are designed for sharing (we pair singles with other curious travelers in a twin room) but if you prefer your own room there is an additional charge (subject to availability)

  • Travel & medical insurance (required)

  • Personal travel incidentals including incidental room charges in hotels, laundry, etc.

  • One meal a day at your own expense

  • Alcoholic beverages

  • Gratuities e.g. guides, drivers, meals (at your discretion)

  • Optional trip extensions

Did we mention we love food?


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