EUROIJADA PRAGUE 2018
Euroijada 2018 will be the 8th edition of the strongest student sport tournament. This year it will be held in the city and land of warm people, Prague – Czech Republic. In this tournament you can participate in 12 attractive disciplines (futsal, volleyball, basketball, handball, table tennis, tennis, swimming, athletics, chess, and cheerleading, sports & science knowledge quiz, and debate). All sports are in both men and women disciplines.
DAY 1 / 08.11.2018. / HOME CITY – PRAGUE
Starting your trip from Pula, Zagreb, Maribor, Ljubljana, Sarajevo, Beograd, Sofia… at 20:00h, drive by bus (you can also come by plane, train…). A night bus night drive to the Czech Republic, across Hungary and Slovakia. Pauses are included if the group so wishes.
DAY 2 / 09.11.2018. / PRAGUE
Arriving Prague in the afternoon hours. Visit to Hradcany, Hill of the Kings. Old complex Pražský hrad – Hradčany on the hill above Vltava River, historical center of Czech nation. You will see the beautiful old buildings and houses Belvedere, Černín, Schwarzenberg, Strahovskýklášter, PražskáLoreta. Taking a stroll along wonderful Katedrála svatého Víta, Václava a Vojtěcha with their gothic architecture which have deserved best positive acclaims. We will continue traveling through historic Hradcany near Starý královský palác, Bazilika svatého Jiří from the X century, all around Carl’s bridge Karlův most on the Vltava. Opera and Museum, feel the atmosphere of the big city on Václavské náměstí.
Walking through the old gates of Prague, Prašná brána and Carolinuma – Carl’s University from the XIV century. Crossing of the old and tragic history, you can’t feelany stronger than in Staroměstské náměstí, square surrounded by the rich palace and mystic sights of Prague – Panny Marie před Týnem and Staroměstská radnice with Orloy, the astronomical old watch which is the most famous sight of Prague. Arrival to the hotel in the afternoon. After a short break; we will take a ship excursion on the river Vltava. Possibility of visit to some of Prague’s breweries by public transport. Continue on to entertainment – EUROIJADA WELCOME PARTY in one of Prague’s best night clubs. Overnight stay in hotel.
DAY 3 / 10.11.2018. / PRAGUE
After breakfast, competitions will start. Matches will be played according to the schedule / timetable of the tournament. For those who are not competing; there is a possibility to visit Dresden (Germany). You should visit Staronová Synagoga, the oldest synagogue in Europe and unique Starý židovský hřbitov. After competitions, return to the hotel. In the evening hours, go o another unforgettable party. Overnight stay in hotel.
DAY 4 / 11.11.2018. / PRAGUE
After breakfast, we will continue sport competitions according to EUROIJADA schedule / timetable of games. For those who are not competing in the elimination phase, there is the possibility of a day excursion to KARLOVY VARY or Dresden, old German city, ex capitol of Saksony.
Sightseeing: Semperoper, Zwinger, Katholische Hofkirche, Frauenkirche, Dresdner Schloss… free time for individual activities or shopping in Prager strasse… returning to Prague in the evening. Going out to the best and most exciting party of the tournament. Overnight stay in hotel.
DAY 5 / 12.11.2018. / PRAGUE – HOME CITY
Breakfast. Check out of hotel. Free time for individual sightseeing of Prague until 16h. Returning home, driving across Slovakia, Austria, Hungary… for those who came by bus and to the airport/train station for those who used other means of transportation.