Ljubljana is the green capital of a green country. The image of the city along the river with picturesque
bridges and the open market was designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik. The city with thousands of events is surrounded by parks and protected natural areas. Romantic and rich in history, lively and full of
attractions, Ljubljana is a city that surprises and captivates visitors. With its magnificent landscapes,
extraordinary architecture, rich cultural heritage (the result of exchanges and contamination), the cheerful
and relaxed atmosphere, it is very soon made to love it.
And it's not hard to discover its treasures, all at your fingertips, reachable with a walk or a nice ride. On the
hill, the severe bulk of the castle dominates from above the city lying on the river Ljubljanica (worthy of a
boat ride), the historic center preserves the major monuments and the most interesting sites, the beautiful museums and the galleries celebrate the art of highest levels, the city market is a concentration of history and traditions of the Ljubljana people. Each district retains its historical imprint: medieval,baroque or liberty, although the whole city is" marked" by the incredible works of the brilliant architect and urban planner Jože Plečnik, who was entrusted from the Twenties to the beginning of the Second World War. the task of redesigning the city by adapting it to its tastes. Bridges are a characteristic feature of the Slovenian capital. Many cross the Ljubljanica and offer suggestive views, beautiful to photograph or simply admire.
Pleasant cafes and clubs fill the riverfront where, especially at night, the atmosphere is filled with magic. So many reasons to visit Ljubljana.
03.04. - Arrival of the Ensembles at a hotel, accommodation in the rooms, and then an optional tour of the capital of Slovenia, Ljubljana, one of the
smallest capitals in Europe located in the Ljubljanica valley on the Ljubljanica River, on a very important crossroads. A tour of the downtown area: the Tivoli Park, the National Gallery, the Orthodox Church, the Opera House, Parliament, Congress Square, University, Wolfova Street, Prešeren Square, the Triple Bridge, the Butcher's Bridge, the Dragon Bridge, the
Central Market, St. Nicholas Cathedral, Town Hall. Leisure time. Return to the hotel. Overnight accommodations.
04.04. - Breakfast. Possibilities of an optional tour to the nearest city and Trieste in Italy. Upon arrival, a tour of the city: the waterfront, the Canale Grande, the Sant;Antonio Nuovo, the Saint Spyridon Church, the Roman Amphitheater, Unity of Italy Square. Leisure time. Return to Ljubljana.
Preparations for the show.
Opening of the II International Folklore Festival in Ljubljana!!!
Award ceremony for diplomas, plaques and gifts for all Ensembles.
Optional: An evening with friends!
Return to the hotel. Overnight accommodations.
05.04. - Breakfast. Check out after breakfast. A day of leisure in Ljubljana optional tour along the beautiful Alpine hinterland of Ljubljana. The tour will be to Bohinj, an Alpine lake at the foot of the Triglav, the highest peak in Slovenia, and the former Yugoslavia, at 2864 meters above sea level. The lake is located within a national park of the same name. Fresh air, beautiful
trails in a surreal landscape will complete the trip to Bohinj.. The path further leads to Bled, the most famous Slovenian lake. A panoramic drive from
Tito's villa to the village of Bled will be followed by a short tour and leisure time for walking around, lunch and krempitas from Bled. On the way back to Ljubljana we will visit Kranj, a very important historical town on the confluence of the Kokra into the Sava. Unfortunately, from here all Ensembles will part ways until next year !!!
Price of registration fee for Accommodation at Hotel“s like : Hotel Creina***… is 95 Euro
Price of registration fee for Accommodation at Hotel”s like Bit Center Hotel Ljubljana is: 75 Euro
The price includes:
- accommodations in 2/3* hotels like Hotel Creina***www.hotelcreina.si, Bit Center Hotel Ljubljana** https://www.bit-center.net /… 2 nights with breakfast in 1/3 and 1/4 rooms (additiionalfee for 1/2 rooms goes from 5€, per person per night)
- Invitation letter
The price does not include:
- Tourist tax payable at the hotel reception desk in the amount of 2-3 € per night
- There is possibility for dinner at chosen Hotel ( 10– 12 € ) or dinner in the Restaurant ( 10 – 15 € )
- optional tours (tour of Ljubljana 5 €, Bohinj and Bled 15 €,tour to Trieste 15 €. Note: Package with all 3 excursions is 30 €- price depends from number of persons in the group
- Travel expenses, parking at the hotels, vignettes, tolls.
- 03/04/2020 - 05/04/2020
03/04 - 05/04
- 3 days (2 nights) = 75 € per person