Visoko - Royal City and the City of Pyramids

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 km. It is inhabited by 44 000 inhabitants. As a town Visoko and a suburb Podvisoki it was first mentioned in 1355. Visoko was the historical capital of medieval Bosnia and had a colony of medieval Dubrovnik state and the customs that were confirmed by the charter of the King Tvrtko I Kotromanic
from 1355 made in Visoko. The 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 a great opportunity to chance archaeological, civilization and historical history not just of Bosnia and Herzegovina but the world too.

General Rules

20.07. Mondey
13.00  Arrival in Visoko, hotel accommodation and free time
19.00 – 20.00 Dinner in hotel
21.00 Welcome reception with leaders of the group

21.07. Tuesday
09.00 - 11.00 Breakfast,

11.00 - 14.00  Visoko sightseeing – visiting pyramids complex
18.00 - 19.30 Dinner in hotel
19.30 - 23.00 Ensembles parade
- Official opening of the festival
-  welcome speech
- open air performance
- Dancing together

22.07.  Wednesday
09.00 - 10.00 Breakfast,
10.00 – 18.00 Visiting Sarajevo (optional 9€) https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sarajevo
18.00 – 19.30 Dinner in hotel
21.00 - 23.00 - open air performance in Vogosca (5 km from Sarajevo)

23.07.   Thursday
09.00 - 10.00 Breakfast,
10.00 – 18.00 Visiting Mostar (optional 17€) https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mostar
18.00 – 19.30 Dinner in hotel
21.00 - 23.00 - open air performance in Ilijaš (10 km from Visoko)

24.07. Friday
09.00 - 10.00 Breakfast
11.00 – 16.00  visiting tunnel "Ravne" part of pyramid complex -
19.00 – 20.00 Dinner in hotel
21.00 - 00.00 Closing ceremony of the festival – certificates and presents for
ensembles by organizer, exchange presents between leaders of ensembles and
party with all participants

25.07. Saturday
08.00 – 09.00 Breakfast,
15.00 Departure of participants

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).

Personal responsibility and health insurance are within the other obligations of the groups. First Aid and Medical Hospital will be available, medical services must be covered by the group.


95 Euro per person – Youth hostel (4-6 bedded rooms, shared bathroom)
120 Euro per person –  Students hotel (2-3 bedded rooms, own bathroom)
135 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)

Organizer provide for each group 2/2 rooms (for drivers and leaders of the group)

Participation fee includes:
For 21 dancers – one gratis (21 paying + 1 free of charge),
Souvenir and gift for each group,
Welcome cocktail for Welcome reception,
Certificate for attendance,
Tourist guide for the city
Drinks during the performance,
Free parking for bus,
Advertising of the festival (press release, news letter, FB promotion, posters
and flayers).

On your request, You can continue your stay in Visoko for Price of 25 Euro per day per person HB – price is special for the participants in festivals that we can provide.

After Groups arrived in Hotel will be given detailed program.

After the festival finish organizers will send you link on YouTube where you can find and download photos and videos of festival evenings. The copyright of all video
materials and pictures are ownership of the Organization of the Festival.


  • 20/07/2021 - 25/07/2021


20/07 - 25/07
  • 6 days (5 nights) = 95 € per person
  • 6 days (5 nights) = 120 € per person
  • 6 days (5 nights) = 135 € per person


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