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Heidelberg excursion (day tour)

This is an excursion with our hired emc2012 tour bus, on foot and by funicular railway to the castle. Costs include snacks and drinks in the bus, funicular railway ticket and one entrance fee.  

Date: Friday, 7 September 2012

Departure: 9.30h at conference venue in Frankfurt

Arrival: approx. 22.30h at Frankfurt central railway station (Hauptbahnhof) and 2 hotels in downtown Frankfurt

Costs: 40 € pp

Min. participants: 22


9.30 meet at the conference venue in Frankfurt to take the emc tour bus.

10.30 (approx.) arrival in Heidelberg.

We take the funicular railway and exit at the first stop to visit the Heidelberg Castle. There will be enough time to visit the castle and enjoy the beautiful view over Heidelberg and the river Neckar. From the castle, we walk down the hill or take the railway down to the city centre. Stroll around on your own with time for individual sightseeing or shopping in the city and have lunch in one of the numerous little cafés in the historic centre of Heidelberg. Alternatively, you have the possibility to explore the city with our emc2012 guide, who will show you amongst others the “Alte Brücke” (the “old bridge”) and the “Philosophenweg” (the “philos

18:00 we meet in the traditional beer restaurant “Brauhaus Vetter” for dinner.

21:00 bus departure from Heidelberg back to Frankfurt

22.30 (approx.) arrival at Frankfurt central railway station (Hauptbahnhof), or we drop you off at one or two hotels in downtown Frankfurt

Important notes:

Collect your tour ticket before Monday 3 September 2012, 18.30h at the emc2012 social & guest programme desk at the latest!

The reservation from the advance payment of 15 Euros expires on Monday 3 September 2012, 18:30h (no refund possible). Please pay the difference to the full costs for your tour in cash when you collect the ticket for the tour.

In case the minimum number of participants is not reached until 15 May 2012, we will contact you via email to give you the opportunity to book another of the three social programme excursions. If none appeals you, you will get a refund at the conference.