XIII International Symposium on Progress in Clinical Pacing
Rome, December 2 - 5
Esc Congress 2008
Munich, August 30 - September 3
Nice, June 18 - 21 2008
XXXIX Congresso Nazionale di Cardiologia dell'ANMCO
Florence, May 30 - June 2 2008
Heart Rhythm 2008
San Francisco, May 14 - 17 2008
7° Congresso Nazionale AIAC
Genoa, April 3 - 5 2008
SOCIAL EVENTS & EXCURSIONS
WELCOME COCKTAIL (included in the registration fee) Sunday, April 26 2009
The Opening Ceremony, that will take place at 5.00 pm, will be followed by a Welcome
Cocktail offered to all registered attendees, accompanying persons and exhibitors at the Congress
GALA FACULTY DINNER (not included in the registration fee) Monday, April 27 2009
A fine dinner will be organized in a beautiful location for enjoying together. As a limited
number of places is available for this Gala Faculty Dinner, only persons with advance
booking and payment may bencertain of being able to attend.
Once seats availability is over,no more reservations will be accepted.
Settled on a hill of the Monte Tauro,
Taormina dominates two grand, sweeping bays on the southern side, the top of Mount Etna, offering a breathtaking, dramatic and view over almost one hundred miles of Mediterranean sea. This itinerary will give the possibility to discover the history and the magical atmosphere of
Taormina walking through Corso Umberto I. It is a lively street that runs through the town, flanked on either side by elegant shop and café and it links Porta Messina to Porta Catania. The civic and religious monuments are concentrated along and around Corso Umberto I:
Vittorio Emanuele Square, Corvaja Palace, St. Caterina Church and the Roman Odeum, Roman Baths, Naumachie, IX Aprile Square, St. Agostino Church, Ciampoli Palace, Mother Church, Palace of the Dukes of St. Stephen. The visit will continue to the Greek-Roman Theatre. It was built
in Greek times, later enlarged and almost entirely
rebuilt by Romans in the second century AD. From the caved, set in a bellow in Monte Tauro, is the view that is as famous as it is beautiful.
ETNA SUNSET & LAVA CASTING Excursion by bus, tour leader, alpine guide and jeep. Reaching Etna refuge
1800 mts, ascent by jeep to the proximity of the crater area. Stop until sunset and return.
Time for dinner (dinner not included in the excursion price) in a local restaurant at 1800 mts. Warm cloche are recommended and they are rentable on site with an extra charge.
ETNA One day excursion by bus with tour leader. Reaching Etna Refuge at 1900 mts. Time for trekking or optional ascent to the area of the main craters with authorized alpine guides.
ETNA VALLEY – RANDAZZO and ALCANTARA Our tour will take you first to the Alcantara Gorges for short visit. Entry
free not included. Afterwards to the mediaeval town of Randazzo where we visit the Cathedral and the typical Sunday market. Departure to Etna North Refuge at 1800 mts. Free time for lunch (Optional), trekking or reaching the main craters by jeep with authorized alpine guides.
SIRACUSA One day excursion by bus with tour leader and local guide. Stop halfway
before reaching Siracusa. Visit the Archaelogical Area with the Greek Theatre, the Latomie’s with Dionysius Ear.
For more information about prices and reservation modalities please contact the Organizing Secretariat, Adria Congrex.