The aim of this international event is to explain how importance role of love, peace, friendships brotherhood amongst the Children. From this pointed it will be just great pleasure and honor, how amazing atmosphere group’s will representative theirs country, joining in this unique international event. We should always remember hold tightly feelings peace, love, friendships, brotherhood just to live happily in a better World. At the end of this festival when the groups return home gaining a lot of new friends and irreplaceable experience, just wonderful unforgettable great memories.
We will invite groups 27-31 AUGUST 2019 in Istanbul.
*** 3 STARS HOTEL
/ per person/ all Festival time
(3 NIGHTS 4 Days)
**** 4 STARS HOTEL
105 € / per person/ all Festival time
(3 NIGHTS 4 Days)
FOR EXTRA DAYS; it is possible to organize, such as; for euro, 3* hotel 25 euro, 4* hotel 30 euro-per person for one day. in order to pay to hotel reservation; if you want to stay at single room we can arrange it with extra fee Deposit is non-refundable.
TRANSPORTATION If group is going to by PLANE, we are going to hire the bus for their all ground transportations. Groups will pay this bus cost. Bus, serves throughout the festival dates (Airport transfers, excursions program transfers (group will visit historical area in Europe side only once), and transfers to the field performance). At the first day of the festival transportation fee should be paid to the festival committee.This is the cost of BUS for max. 44 person, totally 900 €. If group number of participant less than 20 person bus cost is 800 €
P.S: All payments have to be pay in cash (travel-cheque not acceptable) at the first day of the festival. If the group wants to stay at hotel, they should send their deposit (800 Euro) until end of 01 july 2019.
All payments will be in cash (travel-cheque not acceptable) at the first day of the festival. If the group wants to stay hotel, they should send deposit before festival in order to pay to hotel reservation.
III- TRANSPORTATION : Health insurance should be provided by the group itself, groups are responsible theirs own travel expenses to Istanbul and return. If groups come by plane, we will hire a bus for their transportations from/to Airport/School and it cost 1200 Euros Groups will pay it max 45 people. If groups come to the festival by their own bus, at the period of the festival they will use their own bus for all ground transportations.
IV- PERFORMANCE : All groups will performance 10-12 minute indoor and outdoor 2 Time. Performances can be with live music or CD. Please inform us short brief about your group background by the way a few nice photos of your group with attachment file. If you are agree and accept the conditions please fill up Official application form and send it back to us with attachment file. If you have similar organization in your country, we are willing to take part in 2016.
What you will have of your leisure time at the period of festival? , here they are: The main goal at the international folklore festival is all the participants who return home to gain a lot of new friends and great memories .
V. HISTORICAL TOUR : You will also be able to notice the affect of OTTOMAN – BYZANTIUM cultures. You are going to see famous TOPKAPI PLACE that has served the residence and political headquarter for ottoman sultans for 400 years, SULTANAHMET MOSQUE, and Blue mosque and SAINT SOPHIA. GRAND BAZAAR : You will be able to see the famous historical and touristy places and shopping at the GRAND BAZAAR, which provide an amusing opportunity of all entertainment’s of shopping mix the east and west.
PRINCES ISLAND : Princes’ Islands take their name from the fact that during Byzantine and early Ottoman period, members of dynasties who fell out of favor were sent to exile there. Until late 19th century, when regular steamer transportation showed up in the seas around Istanbul, these islands were considered remote and far-away places Princes’ Islands consist of four major and five minor islands. Major ones are as follows (from west to east, also from smallest to biggest): Kınalıada, Burgaz, Heybeliada, and BŁyŁkada. Apart from these, only one more island of the archipelago is inhabited, that is Sedef which lies east of BŁyŁkada.These islands prove to be a good day-trip especially when you are bored of the crowd, noise, and traffic of Istanbul http://www.istanbeautiful.com/
PRIVATE BOAT TOUR : A traditional excursion by private boat along the waterway (BOSPHORUS) its 30 km long separating EUROPE-ASIA will be excellent and full of unforgettable breathtaking sceneries. Duration in four hours you can not imagine how amusing funs you will have, let us allow explaining you. You will listen our best pop songs, belly dance music’s. Previously of our festivals this trip was always one of the best free time activities, popular event during the festival all the groups enjoyed themselves very much. Please have everyone bring their swimming suits for sunbath.
VI - OTHER ACTIVITIES DURING THE FESTIVAL : If Participation groups want to see visit one day : Panaroma 1453( panaromik museum) http://panoramikmuze.com/ – Akvarium turkazoo http://www.turkuazoo.com/tr/ Forum istanbul http://www.forumistanbul.com.tr/ big supermarket shopping centrum. Darica zoo http://www.farukyalcinzoo.com/
https://wikitravel.org/en/Istanbul/Princes%E2%80%99_Islands PRINCES ISLAND
HARMAN CULTUR & FESTIVAL ORGANISATION