Worldwide Floristry Tours

Floral tours are an ECT speciality and we offer a wide range of meticulously-planned ready-to-book tours for individuals, as well as flexible, bespoke itineraries for groups. Our excellent contacts list means that we can combine visits to the world's leading floral events with unique experiences, such as private tours of boutique flower farms and hands-on workshops in the studios of leading floral designers.  ECT's floral tours are designed to inspire flower lovers of all kinds, so whether you're a skilled florist, a member of a thriving flower club or an enthusiastic amateur, we look forward to taking you on your next adventure.

Floraliën  2020: A dynamic garden and floral festival in Gent

Price
from £650
Location
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.

Festive Wreath Making in the West Country 2019

Price
£345
Location
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.

 

WAFA 2020 Beyond the Pink City

Price
£3,305pp
Location
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. 

Fleuramour Winter Moments with Flowers : A Fleur Creatif Event in Brussels

Price
£550
Location
Brussels

Fleuramour Winter Moments with Flowers in Brussels

Organised by international flower magazine Fleur Creatif and held in Kasteel van Groot-Bijgaarden, just outside Brussels, this brand new event will feature works by floral designers from across the world. Highlights include innovative Christmas-themed displays by both Master florists and amateur floral designers alike, demonstrations and, of course, plenty of stalls selling all the materials you will needs to create your own displays at home. 

Fleuramour 2019 Alden Biesen - by air

Price
From £550pp
Location
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.

Fleur Creatif: An Autumn Floral Workshop Adventure

Price
From £995
Location
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:

Celebrating Constance with Mig Kimpton

Price
£39
Location
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

Fleur Creatif : A Floral Workshop Adventure in Belgium

Price
From £1035pp
Location
Belgium

 

Due to the popularity of this tour we are now running another one in Autumn; please click here for more information.

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 we have teamed up with leading flower magazine and organiser of must-see FleurAmour events Fleur Créatif, on an unmissable tour to Belgium.

Diamond Anniversary Celebrations, London 2019

Location
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. 

 

Fleuramour Alden Biesen - group by coach

Price
Plan today for your group to travel in 2019
Location
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 

Girona Temps de Flors Tour, Spain 2019 - by air

Price
Please contact us
Location
Girona, Spain
Each spring the streets of Girona fill with colour and scent as the city hosts its annual flower festival, Girona Temps de Flors. Over 100 exquisite floral creations are displayed right across the city's historic centre and medieval Jewish quarter in a celebration of floral artistry

Singapore Garden Festival 2020 & Malaysia

Price
Register for 2020
Location
Singapore & Malaysia

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

Singapore Garden Festival 2020

Tallulah Rose Floral Tour to the Netherlands

Price
TOUR IS NOW CLOSED
Location
The Netherlands

We are now accepting Registration of Interest for this tour in 2019, please email your details to receive updates. 

Travel to the heart of the flower industry and explore the city of Amsterdam with Rachel Wardley of Tallullah Rose Flower School in Bath on this three day tour 

Keukenhof Spring Floral Tour 2019

Price
Please call about this tour
Location
Netherlands

Keukenhof 2019 Flower Power

Join us on a wonderful weekend tour to see the show-stopping spring gardens of Keukenhof, and the quintessentially Dutch cities of Amsterdam, Haarlem and Delft.

WAFA 2020

WAFA 2020 Jaipur, India

The exciting, exotic city of Jaipur, capital of India’s Rajasthan state, is the next destination for the World Association of Floral Artists' spectacular triennial festival.

Flowers and gardens carry deep significance in India and flowers have been a feature of the country's vibrant history, culture, art and traditions since ancient times. Jaipur, renowned for its many pink sandstone palaces, tranquil courtyards and gardens is an ideal backdrop for what promises to be the most colourful WAFA yet.

Due to demand, we now offer a further option for those who have yet to book - our new tour will travel to Jaipur for the WAFA show and also visit  Agra, Rathambore & Delhi. In addition, you will have the option to extend your stay and visit Shimla (taking the Toy Train), Chandigarh and Amritsar.  Details are coming shortly, please contact us for more information and if you might wish be emailed the new tour details when they are ready:

 

WAFA 2020 & Beyond the Pink City

WAFA 2020 Beyond the Pink City  - 

20 February - 6 March  From £3,305

Highlights of Jaipur

WAFA & Highlights of Jaipur  

22 February - 2 March  From: £2,469pp

WAFA 2020 The Golden Triangle_BOOKED

WAFA & The Golden Triangle

22 February - 6 March  From: £3,199pp 

WAFA 2020 With Michael Bower and Tom Hodge

A Floral & Cultural Adventure with M. Bowyer & T Hodge

17 February - 7 March  From: £3,550p 

If you are interested in putting together a bespoke package with special elements geared to your group's particular interests, please let us know as early as possible so we can create the best travel programme for you.    

Travelling from outside the UK? We can provide you prices without flights.

IMPORTANT NOTE ABOUT FLIGHT UPGRADES:

  • If you wish to add either Premium Economy or Upper Class upgrades to your Virgin Flights you must request these at the time of booking
  • At booking there is an additional deposit charge of £250pp  - places are limited and we will be treating requests on a first-come-first-serve basis
  • Final costs for upgrades will be confirmed in April 2019 when they are published, should you wish to opt out of having an upgrade you can do so at this time

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