Overview

Akşehir is a town and district of Konya Province in the Central Anatolia region of Turkey. According to the 2000 census, the population of the district is 114,918 of which 63,000 live in the town of Akşehir. The town was known in the Roman and Byzantine empires as Philomelium or Philomelion.

The town is situated at the edge of a fertile plain, on the north side of the Sultan Dagh.

General Rules

The number of participants must be 35 people with the driver, musician, and leaders.

The groups are requested to arrive in Akşehir on 05. July 2021 - 09:00 and depart on 10 July .2021 - 10:00, after breakfast.

Gifts provide for each person is an attendance certificate.

Each group should bring flags of their countries with them.

We will prefer dance groups with live music but recorded music also acceptable.

Pocket money will not be paid to the groups by Festival Committee. We will give 200 lt diesel.

The groups will prepare 5-10 minutes programs. All groups have to prepare a minimum of 2 different performances.

The application deadline is 15.04.2021.

Accommodation

The festival fee is 50 euro per person.

The Groups will stay at the university hostel. 2 and 3 beds in a room. The rooms are cover the bathroom and refrigerator.

Dates

  • 05/07/2021 - 10/07/2021

Pricing

05/07 - 10/07
  • 5 days (4 nights) = 50 € per person

Location

How to get there

You can arrive on the spot by plane or private bus transportation.
If needed the organizer can provide bus transportation and other transportation services.

Things to do

 

 

Trip Planner

It will be our pleasure to make your trip an unforgettable experience!

We can provide the following services for your group:

  • accommodation during the trip (in case you need sleepover to your way to the chosen destination)
  • accommodation during the festival event you attend
  • travel and transportation tips and assistance
  • purchasing airplane and bus tickets
  • organizing transportation for a group or individuals
  • assist and advise in the procedure of issuing visas (if needed)

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