The Kvarner Riviera is located next to Istria (along the Croatian coast) and is centered around the city of Rijeka, which is the busiest port on the Adriatic. The most famous resort in this area is Opatija, with Lovran, Crikvenica, Kraljevica, and Novi Vinodolski also popular. The islands of Krk, Losinj, Cres, and Rab are also considered to be part of the Kvarner region.
The participants of this festival can present their performances in these beautiful surroundings in Croatia in front of many local people and visitors of the city of
Crikvenica and Njivice and nearby.
Folklore groups, orchestras, majorettes, modern dance groups, choirs, music bands from all over the world.
Choirs who are able to perform on open-air stages.
The number of participants is not limited.
No age limits.
The number of seats is limited!
1st day - 30th July
Afternoon arrival at the Hotel, meeting with group leaders and festival organizers, discussing the programs of the next days.
Dinner in the Hotel.
2nd day - 31st July
Optional program: Rijeka Tour, with a breathtaking view of Rijeka and the Kvarner, discover the legend of the Nazareth Tabernacle, the Chapel of Votive Gifts, and the Franciscans at the well-known Trsat Sanctuary. The round consists of visiting Trsat Sanctuary and the Castle.
Afterward, visit the
hectic downtown of the modern city and its most important historical and cultural monuments. The round consists of seeing Kositoranj (The Leaning
Tower), Katedrala Sv. Vida (St. Vitus’ Cathedral), Kobler’s Square, the City Tower, and Korzo (the pedestrian zone). During the city walk, visitors will be
able to see monumental Secession buildings, eminent people’s palaces built in classicist style as well as the Croatian National Theatre. Tour of the monumental theatre building is with a local expert guide where visitors will have a chance to admire monumental works of renowned world masters of the 19th century such as brothers Gustav and Ernst Klimt and Franz Matsch. Nearby, there`s a vivid market place with its hectic Mediterranean spirit.
Dinner in the hotel
Performance in Njivice
3rd day - 1st August
Breakfast in the Hotel, optional programs: boat trip departure to Crikvenica and embarkation on the boat at 10 am, sail till Vrbnik, visit the old city of Vrbnik, a charming seafront town situated on a cliff from which there are beautiful views of the sea, the Velebit Channel, and the Velebit Mountain on the mainland.
Vrbnik is well known for one of the most famous Croatian wines – Vrbnicka Zlahtina.
Return to Crikvenica about 2 pm and drive to Kraljevica with an own bus, or: a
trip to Cave Biserujka (http://www.spilja-biserujka.com.hr) then continue to drive along Malinska and Njivice, arrival to the island capital – town Krk. Guided tour of the town after which the drive continues to Punat, followed by a boat ride to island Košljun (7 Euro per person) and a visit to the Franciscan monastery. An expert tour of the monastery and the Franciscan museum. In the afternoon optional drive to Baska. Possible to visit sea aquarium, 5 Euro entrance fee. Return to hotel. Dinner in the Hotel.
Performance in the evening at the main city square in Crikvenica (main city square)
4th day - 2nd August
Breakfast, departure of participants
Application deadline: 15 December 2020
Groups of 25 persons: One group leader free of charge!
(Additional day can be booked for 40 euro/person/day)
Participation fee includes:
Participation in the festival concerts (2 performances)
Accommodation: 2 ** Hotel; in triple rooms
Supplement for double room is 6 €/person/day
Half-board-buffet in the 2 ** Hotel
Participation fee does not include:
Optional programs (only recommendations, not arranged by the organizers)
The full participation fee should be paid in advance before the start of the festival.
- 30/07/2021 - 02/08/2021
30/07 - 02/08
- 4 days (3 nights) = 129 € per person
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
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 a sleepover on 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)