|Croatia – Selce, Njivice|
|10 – 13 August 2023|
Selce in Croatia is certainly one of the most beautiful resorts in the Kvarner Bay. Especially in summer, the former fishing village on the Crikvenica Riviera attracts numerous visitors from all over the world to spend their well-deserved vacations here. The most beautiful attraction in Selce is the romantic harbor, where colorful town houses and the numerous boats in the sea conjure up a breathtaking ambience. But not only the center is impressive, also the countless beaches and bays are phenomenal, and offer the best conditions for a beach vacation on the Adriatic. In addition, the numerous possibilities for excursions and activities around Selce are guaranteed not to leave you bored.
Njivice is the youngest settlement in the island of Krk and its development is due to its tourism. The first hotel was built in 1930, which started the transformation of the small fishing village, and today it has become one of the most important tourist centres of the island of Krk.
10 August 2023
Afternoon arrival at the Hotel, meeting with group leader’s and festival organizers, discussing the programs of the next days
Dinner in the Hotel.
11 August 2022
Breakfast in the Hotel, 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-knownTrsat Sanctuary. The round consists of visiting Trsat Sanctuary and the Castle.Afterwards,visit to the hectic downtown of the modern city and its most important historical and cultural monuments. The round consists of seeing Kositoranj (The Leaning Tower), KatedralaSv. 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 the evening in Njivice
12 August 2023
Breakfast in the Hotel, optional programs: boat trip departure to Crikvenica and embarkation on the boat at 10 am, sail till Vrbnik, visitthe 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 own bus, or: trip to Cave Biserujka than continue 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 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 the sea aquarium, 5 Euro entrance fee. Return to hotel.
Dinner in the Hotel.
Performance in the evening in Selce
13 August 2023
Breakfast, departure of participants
• 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 the participants are not limited
• No age limits
• Number of seats are limited!
• 145 euro: 2* Hotel in triple rooms (limited number of double rooms on demand, the supplement for a double room is 8 euro per person per day, supplement for a single room is 15 euro per person per day)
Supplement for a superior room is 5 euro per person per day (with air conditioner and fridge)
•Groups of 25 persons: One group leader free of charge!
(Additional day can be booked for 48 euro per person per day)
• Participation in the festival concerts (2 performances)
• Meals: half board for the whole festival (2 meals per day)
• Diplomas and gifts
• Organizational expenses
• Travel Tax
• Optional programs (only recommendations, not arranged by the organizers)
Application deadline: 30 March 2023