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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. 2019 Booking is now open! Don't miss out on our limited special price.
Leaving on
12/09/2019
Price
From £709pp (inc flights)
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, the charming city of Delft with its famous porcelain factory and the world famous Dutch Golden Age museum, Mauritshuis.
Leaving on
15/04/2020
Price
from £785
Houston, USA
Once again, we are delighted to be able offer this exciting programme to Houston, Texas. Based around three full days at the world class International Quilt Festival, this seven night tour is a truly exciting opportunity to explore all that America's fourth largest city has to offer.
Leaving on
29/10/2019
Price
From £2510 (inc flights)
Bilzen, Belgium
Alden Biesen Fleuramour is one of the most enjoyable events in the floral calendar. Hosted by Rekad, publishers of Fleur Creatif magazine, it takes place every September in the historic grounds of the National Commandery of Alden Biesen in Bilzen, Belgium.
Leaving on
27/09/2019
Price
From £550pp
London

Still time to book - but don't leave it too long...

Celebrating 60 Years of NAFAS! 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.

We can offer accommodation at two London hotels and both our packages nclude return transfers to Floral Art & Design Show in Islington,  and the Dazzling Diamond Dinner at Grosvenor House, on Friday August 9th. 

 

India

The Northern States of Gujarat and Rajasthan are home to remote villages where tribal communities have been living and practising ancient craft traditions such as weaving and block-printing, embroidery and Bandhani for many generations. On this tour, you will visit several communities to see first-hand how artisans produce the intricate and delicate textiles for which they are famous.

Leaving on
Saturday 16 November 2019
Price
£3,659
India

Highlights of Jaipur

Our 10 night/12 day Highlights of Jaipur programme has been designed to suit both WAFA competitors and flower fans who simply want to experience this spectacular highlight of the floral calendar. Based at the 5* Hilton Jaipur, our meticulously planned itinerary will give you a fascinating insight into this historic and vibrant city.

Leaving on
20/02/20
Price
£2,759pp
Crowne Plaza Hotel, London

A Special Evening Event for NAFAS' Diamond Anniversary Celebrations 

Thursday 8th August 5pm  The Crowne Plaza Hotel, Kings Cross, London WC1 X 9HX

Price
£39
Belgium

Join us on a new and exclusive floral workshop tour with master florists behind Fleur Créatif’s show-stopping designs

We are delighted to announce that, following the sell-out success of our Spring Workshop Adventure, we have once again teamed up with leading flower magazine Fleur Créatif, organisers of must-see FleurAmour events, to offer an inspirational Autumn workshop programme with three of their designers.

Highlights of the tour include:

Leaving on
06/10/2019
Price
From £995
India ~ The Golden Triangle

WAFA India 2020 Beyond the Pink City

Our 15 night, 16 day tour has been designed to suit both WAFA competitors and flower fans wishing to combine a visit to this spectacular highlight of the floral calendar with an evocative introduction to the wonders of this fascinating region of Northern India, including cities and sites in The Golden Triangle.

Below is a brief overview of this programme. We would be delighted to send you the full itinerary, either as a PDF or a printed brochure. 

Leaving on
20/02/20
Price
£3,305pp
Colmar, Alsace

Festive Magic on an escorted tour to Colmar and the pretty towns of Alsace

Experience the fairy tale magic and charm of advent in the Alsace, famous for its pretty, timber-framed buildings and Medieval towns.

On this wonderful festive tour you will visit Christmas markets in Colmar; Ribeauville, a charming town nestled between vineyards and mountains that was voted number two in the European Best Destinations list of Christmas markets; Riquewihr, considered to be one of the most beautiful villages in France, and the historic German city of Freiburg.   

Leaving on
29 November or 6 December
Price
£999
Zagreb, Croatia

An escorted tour to experience Zagreb Christmas Market and wine tasting experience

Zagreb has been voted the best Christmas market in Europe for the last three years! On this four day tour to Croatia’s vibrant capital, you will stay at the 5* Esplanade, the city’s most famous and luxurious hotel dating back to 1925. Other festive highlights include the huge Christmas tree and fountain light display in Ban Josip Jelačić Square.

Leaving on
5 December
Price
£995pp
Bath / Bristol, Somerset

Create a beautiful decoration for your front door and Visit Bath Christmas Market

Kick off the Christmas season and get yourself in the festive mood with a wreath-making workshop with the Wessex Flower Company.

Staying at a 4*hotel in Bristol, immerse yourself in the twinkling lights and seasonal sounds and smells of Bath's award wining Christmas Market, then step back in time on board Brunel’s SS Great Britain to experience a Dickensian winter scene, complete with a beautifully decorated dockyard.

 

Leaving on
Saturday 30 November
Price
£345
Belgium

An escorted tour to this wonderful garden festival with additional visits to Bruges, The Royal Greenhouses and a spectacular flower show at Groot-Bijgaarden

Join our fabulous weekend spring tour to Belgium.

Leaving on
1/05/2020
Price
from £650