The municipality of Visoko is set on the crossroad, just in the heart of Sarajevo - Zenica region (25 kilometers from Sarajevo) and covers the area of 232 square kilometres.
As a town Visoko and a suburb Podvisoki it was first mentioned in 1355. Visoko was historical capital of mediaeval Bosnia and had colony of mediaeval Dubrovnik state and the customs that was confirmed by the charter of the King Tvrtko I Kotromanic from 1355 made in Visoko. Religious spirit of Visoko was symbolized by existing of old Tabacka Mosque, which was built as a foundation – vakuf of Visoko’s tabaci ( crafters that were producing leather), Franciscan Monastery that was ruined in 1697, and later rebuilt and still exists, and Orthodox Church of St. Prokopije, which is set in the settlement Podvisoki. Visoko is well-known as a town of businessmen and traders that are excellent in their domains.
Today, Visoko is world-wide known for Pyramids. Excavating the Bosnian Pyramid of the Sun offers great opportunity to chance archaeological, civilization and
historical history not just of Bosnia and Herzegovina but the world too.
Sarajevo is the political, financial, social and cultural center of Bosnia and Herzegovina, a prominent center of culture in the Balkans, with its region-wide influence in entertainment, media, fashion, and the arts. Due to its long, rich and prosperous history of religious and cultural diversity, Sarajevo is sometimes called the "Jerusalem of Europe" or "Jerusalem of the Balkans". It is one of only a few major European cities which have a mosque, Catholic church, Orthodox church and synagogue in the same neighborhood. Sarajevo hosted the XIV Winter Olympic Games in 1984.
According to the festival program the Groups will perform from 15 minutes to 25 minutes either with live music or CD and should have flag and sign with the name of the group for the defile.
NOTE: Each group must send us the music for the performances by email, 10 days before the festival.
During the Festival each Group will have one or two performances in Visoko and its area according to the program of the Festival. The performances will be in the evening hours so you can plan the day ahead and use it for visiting piramyds, historical parts of city, excursions ( Sarajevo 25 km or Mostar 143 km).
105 Euro per person – Students hotel (2-3 bedded rooms, own bathroom);
125 Euro per person– Hotel 3* (2-3 bedded rooms)
It covers hotel accommodation in Hotel with 2 meals per day in (two double rooms for leaders and drivers)
- 29/12/2019 - 02/01/2020
29/12 - 02/01
- 5 days (4 nights) = 105 € per person
- 5 days (4 nights) = 125 € per person