10 - 16 August 2018
  Racha      Georgia

Adults Childrens's Dances Choirs / Songs Orchestras Habits Authentic Processed Styled

Director:  Tamaz Daushvili

Racha is a highland area in western Georgia, located in the upper Rioni river valley and hemmed in by the Greater Caucasus mountains.

Participation fee:

  • 220 Euro per person at family houses
  • 270 Euro per person at 2*/3*  hotels

Participation fee includes:

  • 7 days (6 nights) (half board - breakfast and dinner) (in three-bed rooms).
  • On every 25 participants one is free.
  • Transfer from Tbilisi international airport to hotel and back

The participation fee does not include:

  • Additional day will cost 25 Euro a day per person (half board - breakfast and dinner)
  • Accommodation in double rooms, in case of availability, will cost an extra five (5) Euro per day per person.
  • First aid and emergency support will be provided, but medical services must be covered by the group. The participant’s safety is on their personal responsibility.

Program:

10/08/2018: Day of arrival – bus will take groups in racha, city-ambrolauri.(distance by bus 5 hours-2/3 groups will go together bytwo-stored bus)Check in at hotel– The rest of the total amount for the group, must be paid on this day - A detailed program and a person in charge will be provided to each group. Free time for walk to the market. - Dinner (in consultation with the hotel).
11/08/2018: Breakfast – Raftting in river Rioni (for the huge number of the groups, rafting can be another days)- Optional excursion –in the museums,tasty Georgian wine. introduced to the art of winemaking, swimming in the river or close swimming pool. Dinner
12/08/2018: Breakfast – concert day-Ambrolauri. dressed in traditional costumes and parade in the street the concert will be in open air  . Gifts will be offered to you by the ambrolauri local Municipality at the end of the performance. Dinner
13/08/2018:  Breakfast - concert day transfer from Ambrolauri to Oni by bus (30 minutes) dressed in traditional costumes and parade in the street, the concert will be in open air. Dinner
14/08/2018:  Breakfast - Optional excursion – in Gelati an Sataplia cave (75km from ambrolauri) excursion includes transfer and guide- Dinner
15/08/2018:  Breakfast - Optional excursion  at the mountain Ckhrajvari-(Hiking 2km)- after the hiking groups will visit lake Shaori-excursion includes transfer and guide. Dinner (close evening disctake)
16/08/2018: Breakfast - Departure of the groups
 
**    Certificates of participation will be given
***   excursion Is free, expect entrance tickets at Sataplia cave,at wine  factory wine degustation costs 2 euro for each person.
****Invitation letter will be provided if needed, The invitation will be from Tbilisi municipality of krtsanisi.
***** The final program of the festival could be changed by the organizers if needed.
 
Any group willing to participate must submit an Application form.
Approved groups pay in advance a 10% guarantee fee, which is to be deducted at the final payment. 

 
As a next step, groups should send advanced payment of 10% of the total amount before july 30th 2018 to organizer's bank account. The invitation letter will be sent to you after receiving your payment. The rest of the total amount for the group must be paid in the day of your arrival in Tbilisi. In case of cancellation no refund will be given.

Application Form     until 29 June 2018



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