Pre-symposium Tour

Frankfurt to Zurich - 23rd of June until 25th of June

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Welcome to Frankfurt

We look forward to welcoming you in Frankfurt for the Pre-Symposium Tour.

We will meet at Intercity Airport Hotel. 

Saturday June 22

16.00 to 22.00 : welcome desk and distribution of the participant’s bags
18.30 : welcome reception


Sunday June 23

08.00 to 09.15 : welcome desk and distribution of the participant's bags
09.45 : 
 departure of the busesfrom the IntercityHotel Frankfurt airport.


Program buses

Saturday, June 22 Arrival in Intercity Airport Hotel Frankfurt, check in at hotel.
Registration for the Pre-symposium tour between 16:00 till 22:00.
Hotel booking through registration form, payment directly to the hotel.
Sunday, June 23 Registration for the Pre-symposium tour between 8:00 am till 9:15 am.
Buses will leave on schedule at 10:00 am.
Farms: floricane and primocane raspberry production under tunnel blackberry Under rainshelter, red currants in the open field.
Arrival in hotel Best Western / 4 Jahreszeiten in Durbach.
Monday, June 24 Buses leave on schedule at 8:00 am.
Farms: gooseberries under shelter, floricane raspberries, red currants, black currants, organic production.
Arrival in hotel Super 8 in Freiburg.
Tuesday, June 25 Buses leave on schedule at 7:30 am.
Scenic drive via black forest to the lake Constance.
Farm at the lake: blackberry and raspberry under tunnel.
Arrival in Zürich at 3:30 pm. 
  Changes reserved ! 
Shuttle airport to the hotel
The Intercity Airport Hotel is located in the south of the Frankfurt Airport and offers a free shuttle service between 4:45 and 00:30 am, every 30 minutes. The shuttle leaves at :
  • Terminal 1: exit B5 on the arrival level, bus stop: Hotel bus, lane 3 and 4
  • Terminal 2: Exit D/E, bus stop: Hotel bus, lane 3 and 4 
 Pre-Symposium Fee

The fee (CHF 520.00) for the pre-symposium tour includes :

  • Accommodation in the hotel Best Western plus Vierjahreszeiten in Durbach, Germany (23rd of June)
  • Accommodation in the hotel Super 8 in Freiburg, Germany (24th of June) 
  • Lunch from Sunday 23rd until Tuesday 25th of June
  • Beverages on tour
  • Dinner on Sunday, 23rd of June
  • Tour information

The fee of the pre-symposium tour does not include the accommodation at the Intercity Airport Hotel Frankfurt on the 22nd of June which has to be paid directly to the hotel by each participant.

The organizers pre-booked rooms until 1st of March 2019 at the special rate of :

  • EUR   78.00  for a single room     (CHF 95.00)
  • EUR   95.00  for a double room  (CHF 115.00)

- Booking of those rooms has to be indicated on the registration form.

- Accommodations before the 22nd of June have to be done in your own responsibility.


You will find Touristic information for the cities of Frankfurt, Durbach and Freiburg as well as for the region we are travelling through on the links on right side.

Last modification 04.06.2019

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