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Budapest & Slovakia Quilting Retreat

Budapest & Slovakia Quilting Retreat

About the Course

This tour combines textile related visits in Budapest, Hungary and Szentendre, Slovakia with four days of workshops with Karin Hellaby, using Bernina sewing machines. We’ll also have a full day of sightseeing in Budapest, exploring both sides of the river Danube, Buda and Pest. Our accommodation in Slovakia, and location for our workshops, is the historic 5-star Chateau Bela. Set within its own grounds and boasting its own wine cellar, Finnish sauna and steam room this really is a sumptuous location to work on your sewing projects.

If you will be redeeming a CraftCourses gift voucher on this course, the voucher code must be provided at the point of booking.

What's included in the price?

Return international flights from London Heathrow to Budapest with 1 piece of hold luggage
Airport transfers
6 nights half board and 1 night bed & breakfast accommodation
Mineral water and tea/coffee during workshops
Wine tasting at Chateau Bela
Coach travel as described in the itinerary including driver tips
Full day city tour of Budapest including a visit to the Goldberger Textile Museum
Visit to the arts town of Szentendre and shopping at Kekfesto Kovacs fabric store
4 full day workshops with Karin Hellaby with kit and use of Bernina sewing machines
The services of our experienced Tour Manager throughout


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