Technical Excursions - Day 2 - Thursday afternoon
Post-Congress Tours - Visit South Tirol & Dolomites
We invite you to discover the two Post-Crongress Tours proposed by the LOC for the Congress participants and Accompanying persons in Bolzano.
Places are limited. Post-Congress Tours are not included in the Congress fees and reserved to registered participants.
A – Dolomites UNESCO World Heritage Site
In 2009, the UNESCO’s World Heritage committee inscribed the Dolomites, nine mountain ranges – a representative selection of the Dolomites, in the UNESCO World Heritage List, citing the beauty of the Dolomites’ landscape and the unique geological and geomorphological significance of these mountains. The around 142,000-hectare areas encompass Bozen-Südtirol / Bolzano-Alto Adige, Trento, Belluno, Pordenone and Udine provinces in Italy. The World Heritage Sites in South Tyrol are Drei Zinnen / Tre Cime, Fanes-Sennes-Prags / Fanes-Sennes-Braies, Puez-Geisler / Puez-Odle, and Schlern-Rosengarten / Sciliar-Catinaccio Nature Parks, the Latemar mountain range, and Bletterbach river gorge natural monument.
The Tour: Val d’Ega – Eggental; Lago di Carezza – Karersee (break); Passo di Costalunga – Karerpass, Val di Fassa – Fassatal, Passo Pordoi – Pordoijoch -ev. Lunch, back to the Sella Pass, down in Val Gardena, break with works of art, ev. Castelrotto – Kastelruth, the painted village, back to Bolzano-Bozen. The round lasts about 8 hours. Ca. 45 Euro/person depending on number of participants
B – Enertour – Visit at an Agritourism-farm with a special focus on “Energy”
St. Quirinus, Kaltern/Caldaro (www.st-quirinus.it): organic viticulture and fruit growing; new winery 2011 built exclusively with regional natural materials; self-sufficient thanks photovoltaic system, solar panel and woodchip plant.
Max. 25 persons! Start at Bolzano, 9.00 am in front of Ex-Hotel Alpi, back at Bolzano at 12.00/12.30 pm. Attention: no lunch foreseen! Costs: 12 Euro per person