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Alsace
The European Patchwork Meeting (Carrefour Européen du Patchwork) features beautiful quilting and textile displays at various locations in and around the picturesque valley town of Sainte-Marie-aux-Mines in Alsace. You can now make your deposit payment online: simple, fast & secure.
Leaving on
13/09/2018
Price
From £739pp
The Netherlands
This multifaceted tour combines a trip to the Patchwork and Quilt Days show in Rijswijk with visits to Keukenhof, the most beautiful spring garden in the world, and the charming city of Delft with its famous porcelain factory.
Leaving on
13/04/2018
Price
Prices from £615
Belgium
A weekend spring tour to Belgium filled with floral and garden delights. Taking place over the weekend of 4-6 May 2018, this tour is timed to coincide with two spring spectacles – the annual opening of the Royal Greenhouses at Laeken, and the unmissable exhibition of flowering bulbs, Floralia Brussels
Leaving on
04/05/2018
Price
From £525pp
Singapore & Malaysia

Discover exotic flowers, extraordinary gardens and vibrant culture in Singapore, Penang and Kuala Lumpur


This 13 day tour flies you to three exhilarating Asian destinations. We start in the multicultural metropolis of Singapore, home to the world’s leading celebration of tropical gardening, the Singapore Garden Festival. We then transfer to Penang to experience one of Malaysia’s most diverse, cosmopolitan and exciting cultures before moving on to the thrilling capital Kuala Lumpur.

Leaving on
19/07/18
Price
From £2,909
Loire, France
Known as ‘The Garden of France’, the Loire is home to some of the country’s most beautiful châteaux. Built by the French nobility, these fairy tale castles with their distinctive pointed towers, also pioneered the art of the French Renaissance Garden
Leaving on
01/10/18
Price
From £800pp
Keukenhof, Netherlands
Join Jonathan Moseley - Floral Expert on BBC2's Big Allotment Challenge and founder of #flowertalk - on a floral journey of discovery. This three day tour offers you the opportunity to visit the region's most extraordinary gardens, pick up new flower arranging skills and learn some fascinating facts about the most magical of all spring flowers, the tulip
Leaving on
09/04/2018
Price
From £655pp
Nantes, France
An unmissable April tour for needlecraft fans. This trip combines two days at Quiltmania’s renowned showcase of quilting, patchwork, embroidery and knitting with a day in the historic city of Nantes. The price includes four nights’ bed and breakfast accommodation and direct flights from Birmingham, Southampton and Edinburgh.
Leaving on
25/04/18
Price
From £680pp
The Cotswolds, UK
Join Jan for an exciting 4 day tour around the beautiful Cotswolds; take part in one of her special workshops, spend a whole day at the Malvern Quilt Show and explore Bath’s textile past at the American Museum and the Fashion Museum & Assembly Rooms.
Leaving on
17/05/18
Price
From £525pp

 

ECT has enjoyed a long association with NAFAS and we are delighted to have been chosen as the preferred travel partner for the Society's Diamond Anniversary celebrations in London in August 2019.

Harrogate & York
Join textile artist Hilary Beattie on an inspirational, hands-on tour to Yorkshire. Feed your creativity in the gardens and galleries of Harrogate and York, enjoy two afternoon teas at the world famous Bettys Tea Rooms, and learn how to make a mixed media artwork of your own.
Leaving on
14/05/2018
Price
From £1150pp
Netherlands

Join us on a wonderful weekend tour to see the show-stopping spring gardens of Keukenhof, which, for 2018, celebrate the theme ‘Romance in Flowers’, and the quintessentially Dutch cities of Amsterdam, Haarlem and Delft.

This flight-based tour is ideal for individuals and small groups of friends looking to travel with like-minded people. We believe in making your life as easy as possible, so we can arrange for you to fly to Schiphol from a range of regional airports and will organise all transport once you arrive in the Netherlands.

Leaving on
13/04/2018
Price
From £565
Lincolnshire
Discover the fascinating world of British flower production on a three day tour to Lincolnshire’s finest flower growers in the company of expert designer Jonathan Moseley.
Leaving on
17/09/18
Price
From £449 pp