Venue / Accomodation

Peridotite Workshop 2005 [Lanzo, September 27-30, 2005]

 
       Venue / Accomodation / Travel Information

Venue: The workshop will be held at Valdhotel, via Lanzo 35 in Brione di Val della Torre (I-10040 Torino), (www.valdhotel.it) close to the Lanzo massif

Accomodation: the conference site (Valdhotel) is a modern 3 star-hotel situated about 20 km from Torino. Listed below are a range of accommodation options available to conference participants:

  Solution A
IN Monday, September 26
OUT Saturday, October 1

Cost (per person, in euro) Single bed room Two beds room Three beds room
09/26 Dinner and overnight 79 57 51
09/27 Full board and overnight 90 68 62
09/28 Full board and overnight 90 68 62
09/29 Lunch bag, dinner and overnight 84 62 56
09/30 Lunch bag, dinner and overnight 84 62 56

Total

422 347 287

  Solution B
IN Monday, September 26
OUT Saturday, September 30

Cost (per person, in euro) Single bed room Two beds room Three beds room
09/26 Dinner and overnight 79 57 51
09/27 Full board and overnight 90 68 62
09/28 Full board and overnight 90 68 62
09/29 Lunch bag, dinner and overnight 84 62 56
09/30 Lunch bag 5 5 5

Total

348 260 236

  Solution C
IN Monday, September 26
OUT Thursday, September 28

Cost (per person, in euro) Single bed room Two beds room Three beds room
09/26 Dinner and overnight 79 57 51
09/27 Full board and overnight 90 68 62

Total

169 125 113

Participants are asked to make their own reservation and payment contacting directly Valdhotel (www.valdhotel.it) mentioning that they are attending the Peridotite Workshop 2005.

Important Notices:
- to ensure that the maximum number of people attending the meeting can be hosted at the Conference site ValdHotel, accomodation in single rooms (that are two-beds rooms used as single) will be limited and room sharing (two-beds romms or three-beds rooms) is highly encouraged. Room sharing at ValdHotel will be adopted if the partecipants exceed the number of people that can be accomodated in single rooms. If the room request will exceed the hotel availability, other nearby hotels will be suggested.
- when you choose to share the room with other meeting participant(s) please specify the name(s) in your hotel booking form.

How to reach the conference site:

By car:

Turin is easy to reach by car. The city is connected with most European cities through a wide network of highways. To plan your trip consult: www.viamichelin.com. The hotel is located on local road SP 181, between Valdellatorre and Givoletto. From France (motorway A32): ALMESE exit, take the road (S.S. 24) towards TORINO / ALPIGNANO / VALDELLATORRE / GIVOLETTO. From Torino-Piacenza (motorway A21) and Torino-Savona (motorway A6) take the ring road towards north, PIANEZZA / COLLEGNO exit then TAKE the road towards PIANEZZA / ALPIGNANO / VALDELLATORRE.

By train:

Turin has two main railway stations, Porta Nuova and Porta Susa, both located in the city centre. They are connected to the rest of Italy, France and Switzerland by highspeed trains. From Porta Nuova station take a connection to Alpignano (about 15 minutes) where a shuttle service to Valdhotel (Autolinee Guerra) is available. For timetable and ticket purchase see www.trenitalia.it.

By plane:

Flying to Torino: (http://www.aeroportoditorino.it)

The closest airport (about 20 km) is Torino Caselle, which is daily connected with the main European cities. For the intercontinental arrivals, the airport offers direct flights to the main European Hubs. A bus link is available to the city center and Porta Nuova railway station or a taxi service (CTA Taxi service www.ctataxi.it) may be used to directly reach the meeting site (Valdhotel). (A special taxi price will be available for the conference participants)

Flying to Milano: (http://www.sea-aeroportimilano.it)

Arriving at Malpensa 2000: the Milano airport “Malpensa 2000” allows direct intercontinental connections. Malpensa 2000 is connected to Torino by motorway (about 80 minutes by coach), by train (through Milano, every 30 minutes there is a bus to Milano Centrale railway station which takes about 1 hour; from there you can take a train to Torino Porta Nuova railway station, about 1.30 hours) or by bus (there is a bus service from Milano Malpensa Airport to Torino - Corso Inghilterra twice a day: 11.00 AM and 3.00 PM)
Arriving at Milano Linate Airport: There is a bus every 20 minutes to Milano Central railway station. From there you can take a train to Torino Porta Nuova railway station.

Other international airports: Genova (www.airport.genova.it) and Rome (www.adr.it)