Program of visiting tours
For all tours a minimum number of 20 participants and full payment and full payment in advance (preferable together with the congress fees) are required. 1. Historical Vienna This city tour offers a comprehensive overview of the historical highlights of Vienna. This guided tour will get you by bus to Schrönbrunn Palace where you will have the opportunity to visit the gorgeous and world-famous imperial apartments and drawing rooms of Emporer Francis Joseph and Empress Sissi. During the subsequent city tour you will get to know the historical buildings in the city centre. April, 18th, 14:00-17:00 April, 19th, 09:00-12:00 Departure/Arrival: General Hospital Vienna Fee per person: EUR 32 (English speaking guide, bus, admissions)
2. Museum Tour Vienna offers its guests an exceptional variety of museums, two of which you will get to know more closely during this tour. In the famous Leopold Museum in the Modern Museum Quarter you will see paintings by Klimt, Schiele, etc. Then we shall visit the best-known museum of Vienna, the Kunsthistorische Museum with its vast collections of classical pieces of art over many centuries. April, 18th, 14:00-17:00 April, 20th, 09:00-12:00 Departure/Arrival: Volkstheater Fee per person: EUR 29 (English speaking guide, admissions)
3. Art Noveau in Vienna
This tour gives you an overview about buildings and artists of art nouveau in Vienna. In the Vienna Secession, planed by Joseph Maria Olbrich, a former member of the studio of Otto Wagner you will see the famous and impressive 35m long Beethovenfries of Gustav Klimt. Afterwards you can admire further paintings of representatives of Austrian Art Nouveau (Klimt, Schiele, Kokoschka) in Upper Belvedere April, 19th; 09:00-12:00 Departure/Arrival: General Hospital Vienna Fee per person: EUR 36 (English speaking guide, admissions)
4. Jewish Vienna
Discover the history of Jewish people in the city of Vienna! On our tour we will pass through Leopoldstadt which is considered to be the Jewish district of Vienna. Important Jewish institutions such as the Synagogue in the centre of Vienna or the Memorial to the Austrian Victims of the Shoa can be observed while walking through the historical centre. This programme includes a guided tour through the Jewish Museum at the "Judenplatz" which reflects upon the Jewish Vienna of the Middle Ages. Additionally, a second guided tour will take you to the Jewish museum at the "Palais Eskelles" which - apart from other impressive items - reveals one of the most significant Judaica collections of Max Berger. Date: April 4th, 2006 Time: 14:00-17:30 Departure/Arrival: AKH Vienna Price per Person: EUR 32 (english speaking guide, bus and entrance fees)
5. Full day excursion: Danube Valley
This tour will take you west of Vienna, to the beautiful part of the Danube Valley known as the Wachau. The full day's journey includes a visit to the magnificent Benedictine abbey of Melk, one of the best examples of Baroque architecture in Austria and often referred to as the "cradle of Austria". You'll pass the picturesque village of Dürnstein, where King Richard the Lionheart of England was held prisoner until rescued by his faithful minstrel Blondel, as well as the old merchants' town of Krems. In Krems, lunch will be served. Finally you'll enjoy a traditional Austrian wine degustation including a wine cellar tour. Date: April 22nd, 2006 Time: 09:00 – 17:30 Departure/Arrival: AKH Vienna Price per Person: EUR 113 (english speaking guide, entrance fee, lunch inkl. 1 beverage, wine degustation)
Registration for visiting tours Important: Your registration is only valid after payment and if the form is filled completely. We will send you a written confirmation as soon as we have received both your registration details and payment. Bank Details: Bank Name: Bank Austria Bank Account: 51642 194 001 IBAN AT28 1200 0516 4219 4001 Please note that charges for cross-border credit transfers within the European Union in Euro (up to 12,500 €) are the same as those levied on corresponding domestic payments, provided the IBAN and related BIC are specified. Please fill the registration form and fax it to +43 2954 2411 206 or mail it to firstname.lastname@example.org.
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