18:45 – 19:45 A tasting of local wine and oil is organized at the shop "Agraria riva del Garda", located at walking distance (700 meters) from our Hotel. If interested there will be the possibility to buy local products with a "conference special discount" of 5 %. The map below shows how to reach the shop (5 - 10 minutes walk).
8:30 – 12:30 Recreational activities. You have the possibility to chose between several activities: (we will ask you at registration in Garda what you have chosen)
- Tour by bus and (a little bit) by foot on the alpine area near the lake Garda.
This tour is limited to 50 persons – please register soon in order to get a place in the bus. We will visit the follow places: From Riva del Garda along the the Cavedine and the Sarca valleys. At the foot of sheer slopes, Lake Toblinowith its castle, one of the most romantic spots in Trentino. Along the Sarca river up to the Ballino upland and its typically agricultural villages, built on moraine terraces. Interesting local mountain architectures of the farms and the memories of old castles. Lake Tenno, a natural pearl, one the most attractive looking lake in Trentino. Canale, where time has stood sill. In 2006 included in the list of the most beautiful medieval hamlets in Italy. Tenno and the old village at the foot of a medieval castle and the Romanesque San Lorenzo church overlooking Riva and lake Garda. Last stop at the the waterfall Varone (http://www.cascata-varone.com/), a rare geological phenomenon, a memory of the glaciers of the Quaternary period.
- Sporting activities: All the sporting activities are managed by the group "Friends of Arco". Note that the prices for the following activities is partially covered by the organization, thus we ask you to integrate by yourself if interested. The prices include the guide, equipments and insurance.
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Fun ferrata (iron ladder climbing)
14:00 – 18:30 Conference excursion by boat on the lake Garda.
Only from the water it is possible enjoy the impressive steep, high mountains that protect this northern tip of Lake Garda, where the lemons and olives charmed the poets and writers of the past. A walk through the centuries: the castles, the medieval settlements, the old ports, the lemon gardens. Lake Garda, where the Mediterranean meets the Alps! A walking tour through the old town of Riva and then by boat to Limone: visit of the San Rocco Church and of the Limonaia/lemon garden. By boat to Malcesine, visit of the town with its castle and back to Riva on lake Garda again!
Conference dinner: we will have our social dinner at the restaurant "Castel Toblino" site on the lake Toblino. The buses will leave from the Astoria Park Hotel at 18:15.
Please note that the price of dinner for an accompanying person is 50,- €. During registration, please inform us about the number of accompanying persons.