“Wonder of Tuscany” International Art Festival in Montecatini

  Destination:

Italy – Montecatini

  Date:

9-12 July 2021

  Price:

135 euro

Montecatini Terme located in Tuscany, is not a resort: it’s the biggest spa-town in Italy. Here tourism is the main activity: every year 200 hotels sell 2 million
overnight-stays for travelers who want to see the city amenities and to take short
trips to the nearby art-cities: Lucca, Florence, Pisa, Siena… all easily reachable
by bus or by train (2 train stations: “Montecatini Terme-Monsummano” and
“Montecatini Centro”).
The spas, the Golf Club, the funicolar “Funicolare”, markets, theatres, many
restaurants and night clubs make a glad vacation in Montecatini. Concerts, fairs,
ballrooms, art exhibitions and festivals attracts the local (21000 inhabitants) and
the tourist in a well organized and a pleasant agenda.
After the belle-epoque growth, now the spas offer not only the well-known
healing waters but also all the modern relax treatments. On the 9-12 July Montecatini Terme is waiting for folk dance ensembles, folk bands, choirs, modern dancers, bands, majorettes to the festival.

Program


9 July 2021
Afternoon arrival at Montecatini Terme
Accommodation at hotels, meeting with group leaders
Free program in Montecatini – Montecatini Alto, Piazza Giuseppe Giusti,
Fontana Guidotti, Basilica Santa Maria Assunta, Grotta Maona
Dinner – overnight
10 July 2020
Breakfast
Optional program – bathing in Montecatini in the thermal baths
Sightseeing in Lucca – Puccini Museum, Torre delle Ore, Chiesa di Santa
Mari, Piazza Anfiteatro,
Sightseeing in Pisa – Leaning Tower of Pisa, Piazza dei Miracoli, Duomo
di Pisa, Battistero
Dinner
Performance in Montecatini
11 July 2020
Breakfast
Optional program – tour to Ligurian Sea (Livorno, Viareggio) or
Sightseeing in Florence – Piazza del Duomo , Cathedral of Santa Maria del
Fiore, Palazzo Vecchio, River Arno, Ponte Vecchio, Pitti Palace, Uffizi
Gallery
Dinner
Free program
12 July 2020
Breakfast, departure of participants
Optional excursions
– San Miniato – Palazzo del Seminario ,
Rocca Federico II, Cattedrale di Santa Maria Assunta e di San Genesio
– Vinci – Birthplace of Leonardo da Vinci, Leonardo Museum

Further Information

Participants:
• Folklore groups, orchestras, majorettes, modern dance groups, choirs, music bands from all over the world
• The number of the participants are not limited
• No age limits

Participation fee:
135 euro/person
• Addition day can be booked for 42 euro/person/day
• Groups of 25 persons: One group leader free of charge

Participation includes:
• Participation in the festival concert
• Accommodation in 3* Hotels in triple rooms
(supplement for a double room is 6 euro/person/day, supplement for single room is 15 euro/person/day)
• Half-board
• Diplomas, gifts

Participation does not include:
• Transport
• Optional Programs
• Insurance
• Tourist tax: 1 euro/person/day, payment on the spot at the hotel

Application deadline: 15 December 2020


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