10 Music Festivals To Attend In The Remotest Places Around The Globe

by Shreya Ghosh
10 Music Festivals To Attend In The Remotest Places Around The Globe

Music festivals are the ultimate entertaining events that are attended by thousands of people all around the globe. Every nook and corner of the world hosts epic music festivals throughout the year. There are infinite options to choose from to attend a dramatic festival and if you are wishing to witness something unique that is seen very rarely once a year, these recommendations of music festivals are for you.

These Music Festivals From The Remotest Places All Around The World Need To Be On Your Bucket List

1. Træna Music Festival 


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Witness a scenic music festival occurring every year in  Norway’s Nordland county. What about reaching the location by riding on a ferry from the mainland in Lurøy? Sounds very exciting! The venues look out of the world including locations such as a cave, a church, and even tents.

Date: 6 July 2023 – 8 July 2023

Venue: Traena, Norway

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2. Melt Festival


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When in Germany, the Melt festival is one of the most popular music festivals to attend. The location is mindblowing nestled in a setup that was a coal mine before. The backdrop looks stunning with the open-air museum and the non-stop 24/7 music for straight 90 hours is surely the cherry on top!

Date: 8 June 2023 – 11 June 2023

Venue: Ferropolis, Germany

3. Day Zero


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Remember the 2012 cataclysmic phenomenon? Day Zero is one of Mexico’s most popular music festivals and it got its name from the apocalypse phenomenon as 2012 was this festival’s debut year. The venue is a perfect escape to nature as it takes place every year in the verdant forest of the Mayan village. The ambience and the groovy music are a perfect combination!

Date: 9 January 2023

Venue: Cenote Dos Palmas, Dos Ojos park, Tulum

4. Fuji Rock


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To attend one of the most scenic music festivals in the world in a serene environment surrounded by nature’s magic, you need to visit Japan to enjoy the Fuji Rock festival. This is Japan’s biggest music festival held at Naeba Ski Resort every year. The views look straight out of a postcard surrounded by canopies, snow-capped mountains, valleys, and undisturbed serene views. 

Date: Yet to confirm

Venue: Yet to confirm

5. Great Wall Festival

Ever thought about standing on one of the seven wonders of the world and enjoying a dynamic music concert? If yes, you need to attend the Great Wall Festival held in the surroundings of the Great Wall of China. This is a super entertaining 30-hour techno party that is attended by people from different corners of the world.

Date: Yet to confirm

Venue: Yet to confirm

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6. Carnaval de Bahidorá


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Just imagine attending a music festival by floating on a river and witnessing stunning landscapes. This is Mexico’s Carnaval de Bahidorá and the journey to reach here is simply outstanding. While entering the jungle venue by floating on the river, you get to listen to the mesmerising beats and enjoy the blissful environment.

Date: 17 February 2023 – 19 February 2023

Venue: Las Estacas Parque Natural

7. Tauron Nowa Muzyka Katowice

Held on a former coal mine in Poland’s capital Katowice, Tauron Nowa Muzyka Katowice needs to be on your bucket list. This music festival is attended by music lovers from various parts of the world to groove to the beats of eminent musicians of different genres.

Date: 9 June 2023 – 10 June 2023 (2-day passes)
8 June 2023 – 10 June 2023 (3-day passes)

Venue: Katowice, Poland

8. Burning Man


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Burning Man is probably on every music festival enthusiast’s bucket list. Held in the Black Rock Desert every year, the setup of this festival is more dynamic than ever. This is the ultimate place to not only enjoy great music but also witness stunning art installations, and more. 

Date: 27 August 2023 – 4 September 2023

Venue: Black Rock Desert, Northwest Nevada

9. Secret Solstice

Secret Solstice in Reykjavik is the only music festival globally that is held under 72 hours of sun every year. Non-stop 72 hours of music with the chance to witness the midnight sun, this festival is simply charismatic. Also known as the Midnight Sun Music Festival, this also hosts an exciting event inside a glacier. 

Date: 22 June 2023 – 24 June 2023

Venue: Reykjavik, Iceland

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10. Meadows In The Mountains

A music festival held right on the Rhodope mountain range, the Meadows in the Mountains is an exciting event to attend. The journey to reach here is an experience of a lifetime and the events are simply energetic and out of the world. 

Date: 1 June 2023 – 5 June 2023

Venue: Rhodopes Mountains, Bulgaria

How many of these music festivals are you adding to your 2023 bucket list?

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