European Connoisseurs Travel (ECT) is a well-established British tour operator specialising in floral, quilting, textile, educational, garden and Christmas market tours around the world. Our level of service, knowledge and expertise means that we can tailor travel, accommodation and tour itineraries to suit the needs of both individuals and groups, whether that is a special interest club, a class of students or a small group of friends looking to share a unique holiday. We also enjoy working in partnership and association with both corporate and charitable organisations such as NAFAS, Plant Heritage and The Quilters’ Guild.
ECT's wide range of meticulously-planned, ready to book tours are ideal for individuals looking for an inspiring holiday in the company of like-minded travellers. Themed around our areas of expertise, these tours travel to key events such as the Keukenhof festival and must-see destinations from the Loire Valley to Singapore.
Based in the beautiful heritage city of Bath, ECT is constantly expanding and adapting its tour programmes to keep pace with our changing world and your travel interests, while proudly maintaining a tradition of excellence in travel services that has been the company’s hallmark for more than 20 years.