BUDAPEST is the capital city of Hungary and the center of its economic and cultural life. It lies on both banks of the Danube River, about 135 miles (217 km) southeast of Vienna. Its older part, Budapest, is situated on the hilly west, bank of the river; Pest is on the flat east bank. The two parts of the city are joined by eight imposing bridges. Budapest is often called one of the most beautiful cities in Europe.
1 Day 16.06
14:00 Arrival to Budapest. Accommodation in the selected accommodation unit.
Free time for the individual activities.
2 Day 17.06
10:00 Briefing with the organizers, other participating ensembles, local ensembles, and the local authorities.
12:00 Optional sightseeing tour of Budapest
18:30 Gathering of the groups. Defile.
19:30 Opening ceremony of the festival (at the Sagrade Familia Cathedrale). Performances of the groups (The order of appearances will be submitted to the groups on their arrival)
22:30 Optional going in the disco club/ Restaurant with live music
3 Day 18.06
12:00 Optional excursion of Budapest, cruise on the Danube river, city sightseeing
19:00 Performances of the groups. Closing ceremony of the festival, plaque and diploma award, exchange of presents between the groups and the organizers. End of the festival.
22:30 Goodbye party /dinner in the restaurant with live music (Optional).
4 Day 19.06
12:00 Departure of the groups. End of service
Price per person: 89€ in Hotel with 3***
PRICE DOES NOT INCLUDE
***Moonlight Events in cooperation with the local ensemble, local association, municipality of the city of Budapest and the touristic organization organize the International festival in Budapest. All folklore groups are free to apply for the festival without the age limit or the limit of the participants.