Excursion to Meissen / Moritzburg

Date: Monday, September 16, 2019
Time: 08:30 - 16:30
Meeting Point: 08:15 staircase in front of the congress venue

This coach trip will lead you to the 1000-year-old charming town of Meissen and the wellknown Meissen porcelain manufactory. First we will stop at the Porcelain Manufactory. The excursion will proceed with a guided city walk through the old town, culminating at the late gothic Albrechtsburg Castle, and Meissen Cathedral on the citadel hill (no sightseeing inside, church can be visited against admission).

After a break for individual lunch we will return to Dresden, stopping on the way at Moritzburg Palace. It was originally built as a hunting lodge for the Duke of Saxony in the 16th century, but was rebuilt in the baroque style about 1730.

Included:

  • Transfer by coach
  • Guide
  • City walk Meissen
  • Entrance to the porcelain manufactory
  • Short foto stop at the hunting lodge Moritzburg (park only)

Costs per person: € 75,00
Minimum number of participants: 16 persons*

 

Saxon Switzerland (Sächsische Schweiz)

Date: Tuesday, September 17, 2019
Time: 09:00 - 16:30
Meeting Point: 08:45 staircase in front of the congress venue

Take a coach trip to the beautiful Elbe sandstone massif known as Swiss Saxony. A trip to the Saxon Switzerland is an experience of a different kind.

We will drive by coach to the Bastei, the most famous rock formation in Saxon Switzerland. From the Bastei rocks and the Bastei Bridge you have a wonderful panoramic view over the mountains. You will see the river Elbe, the Lilienstein mountain and Koenigstein fortress just to name a few.

Afterwards we will start our descent to the small town Rathen (about 1 our hiking or by bus in bad weather) and cross the river Elbe by ferry.

Bus will bring us to the Fortress Königstein which is a unique example of the art of European fortress construction. After a short break for individual lunch, the guide will show you the 750 years' history and the impressive configuration of architecture. Enjoy the spectacular views of the jagged rocks and the Elbe river gorge. Bus will bring you back to congress venue (arrival around 4:30)

Included:

  • Transfer by coach
  • Guide
  • Ticket for Fortress Königstein (entrance ticket and guided tour)

Costs per person: € 70,00
Minimum number of participants: 15 persons*

 

Museum tour Dresden and visit of hunting lodge Moritzburg

Date: Thursday, September 19, 2019
Time: 10:00 - 16:30
Meeting Point: 09:45 staircase in front of the congress venue

First you will visit the former Royal Palace of Dresden which has been rebuilt since 1986.
You will be guided through the world-wide famous treasury museum named "Green Vault" where you find
the biggest and most beautifull green diamant worl-wide, a cherry-stone with 185 faced sculptured out of the surface
and other incredible pieces of ivory, rock cristal, gold and silver.
Afterwards you will go by bus to see some of the beautiful villa destricts of Dresden. This tour goes to
Moritzburg castle where you will get some free time for lunch. The castle is framed by a wonderfull nature with ponds
and forest. After lunch enjoy a guided tour through the former baroque hunting castle of the Saxon rulers
with its outstandig collection of leather wall-papers and hunting trophies. Look forward to exiting stories about
the Saxon rulers and there way to enjoy life.

Costs per person: € 60,00
Minimum number of participants: 20 persons*

 

* Intercom reserves the right to cancel accompanying partners program until 2 weeks before the conference, in case the required number of participants is not reached. Registration fees will be refunded.

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February 1, 2019
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March 1, 2019
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April 1, 2019
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July 1, 2019
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September 15 - 20, 2019
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