Transportation, accommodation and social activities

Social activities

If you want to experience a taste of Milan and Italy while you are here for the conference, take a look at some of the tour options featured below.

Whether you want a natural experience, an historical and cultural trip, a relaxed sightseeing tour, there is something for everyone:

Milan- city tour

Dates: you can choose one day between Wendsday, June 27th, 2012 and Saturday, June 30th, 2012

Price: 22 € per person  

Duration: half a day                                                     

This tour lets you enjoy the city´s most famous places. the visit will include:

  • The Dome
  • Vittorio Emanuele Gallery and the fashion district
  • The Scala square
  • The Sforzesco castle

Including English speaking guide.

The organiser reserves the right to cancel tour in case less than 15 delegates registered.

 

The Leonardo da Vinci Last Supper- Milan

Dates: you can choose one day between Wendsday, June 27th, 2012 and Saturday, June 30th, 2012

Price: 35 € per person  

Duration: 2 hours

Leonardo's Last Supper is Italy's most famous painting. It's also one of Italy's most visited. The Leonardo da Vinci's masterpiece is inside the refectory of the Santa Maria della Grazie church in Milan. This church and convent is designated as a UNESCO World Heritage Site.

Including English speaking guide.

The organiser reserves the right to cancel tour in case less than 15 delegates registered.

 

Maggiore Lake

Dates: Wendsday, June 27th, 2012 or Sunday, July 1st, 2012

Price: 85 € per person  

Duration: full day

The Maggiore lake is the main lake in the north of Italy. The climate as with all these protected lakes is mild in both summer and winter, producing lush vegetation, with beautifully planted gardens in wonderful villas growing rare and exotic plants. 

The tour will include:

  • Train from Milan to Arona (round trip)
  • Cruise on the lake (lunch on board is included)
  • The Centovalli Railway (it connects the Gotthard and Simplon lines as well as Ticino and Valais via the shortest possible route. The railway is not just a means of transportation. It is also an excursion train, that takes visitors through the magnificent landscapes of Centovalli and Valle Vigezzo)

 Including English speaking guide.

The organiser reserves the right to cancel tour in case less than 15 delegates registered.

 

Venaria Royal Palace - Turin

Dates: Wendsday, June 27th, 2012 or Sunday, July 1st, 2012

Price: 107 € per person  

Duration: full day

The Palace of Venaria (Italian: Reggia di Venaria Reale) is a former royal residence located in Venaria Reale, near Turin, in Piedmont, northern Italy. It is one of the Residences of the Royal House of Savoy, included in the UNESCO Heritage List in 1997, and one of the largest royal residences in the world, comparable in size and structures to those of Versailles and Caserta.The Palace was designed and built from 1675 by Amedeo di Castellamonte, commissioned by duke Charles Emmanuel II, who needed a base for his hunting expeditions in the heathy hill country north of Turin.

The tour will include:

  • Bus service
  • Royal Palace tour
  • Gardens entrance

 Including English speaking guide and lunch.

The organiser reserves the right to cancel tour in case less than 15 delegates registered.

 

Pavia - city tour

Dates: Wendsday, June 27th, 2012 or Sunday, July 1st, 2012

Price: 53 € per person  

Duration: half day

Pavia is the capital of a fertile eponymous province known for agricultural products including wine, rice, cereals, and dairy products. Although there are a number of industries located in the suburbs, these tend not to disturb the peaceful atmosphere of the town. The town also is home to the ancient University of Pavia. The city possesses a vast amount of artistic and cultural treasures, including several important churches and museums.

The tour will include:

  • Bus service
  • Visconteo Castle gardens and square
  • University cloisters
  • Vittoria Square (Medieval buildings)
  • Dome Square
  • Sam Michele Church
  • The Bridge

 Including English speaking guide.

The organiser reserves the right to cancel tour in case less than 15 delegates registered.

 

Genova - city tour and Aquarium

Dates: Wendsday, June 27th, 2012 or Sunday, July 1st, 2012

Price: 110 € per person  

Duration: full day

Genova is the best example of entirely preserved Medieval town in Europe and in The Mediterranean area. A large part has been declared a World Heritage site by Unesco. The Aquarium of Genoa is the largest aquarium inItaly and the second largest in Europe.

The tour will include:

  • Bus service
  • Aquarium entrance (1 hour and a half) 
  • Free visit  of the city centre

Including English speaking guide and lunch.

The organiser reserves the right to cancel tour in case less than 15 delegates registered.

 

 

To book one of the offerd tours or to have further travel and trip information tailored on your needs, please contact directly our tour operator partner: milano@gruppoveronelli.it

Further information will come soon!