Director: Mr. Dragan Petkovich
1. Day June 11, Thursday: Italy – Pisa – Montecatini Terme. Tuscany is one of the most beautiful regions of Italy, known for its art (Renaissance in architecture and painting), wines, cuisine, fashion brands, beautiful landscapes and the legacy of the Medici family. Interested groups can go on an optional excursion to Pisa. Upon arrival, the tour will start with the “Field of Miracles” where the Duomo, the Baptistery and the symbol of the city, the leaning Tower of Pisa which has attracted visitors from around the world for centuries, is located… Leisure time for individual activities. Departure for Montecatini Terme, the most famous spa town in Tuscany, with a central position in this Italian region. Accommodations in a selected Hotel. Leisure time. Dinner. Overnight stay.
2. Day June 12, Friday: Montecatini Terme – Livorno – Viareggio – Montecatini Terme. Breakfast. After breakfast we will organize an optional excursion to the “Sea of Tuscany” which fits ideally into the beginning of the summer bathing season. The excursion will take us to Livorno, the largest port of Tuscany, a city with a tradition and a beautiful old center. Leisure time for walking along the seaside and downtown area. The excursion continues to Viareggio, the largest and most famous Tuscan resort and a favorite resort of the Florentines. Every year, the Festival Puccini is held in Viareggio at a specially built theater in the open. A walk through the central part of the old town leads to mile-long beaches. Leisure time for beach activities. Return to Montecatini Terme. Dinner. Overnight stay.
3. Day June 13, Saturday: Montecatini Terme – Festival day. Breakfast. Preparations for Defile and performing of all Ensembles. Defile from Terme Tettuccio to square Piazza del Popolo. Opening of II International Folklore Festival in Montecatini. Performance of Folklore Ensembles. Dinner. Posible friendly night of all Festival groups. Overnight stay.
Note: Аll ensembles must provide their own music, leading orchestra or music CDs. Each ensemble is obligated to set performance with duartion of 10-15 minutes.
NUMBER OF SEATS IS LIMITED!