Conference Venue & Travel
Monte Verità (literally Hill of Truth) is a hill (350 meters or 1,150 feet high) in Ascona (Swiss canton of Ticino), which has served as the site of many different Utopian and cultural events and communities since the beginning of the twentieth century (Wikipedia, monteverita.org).
You can find detailed travel information on how to get to Locarno on the website of Congressi Stefano Franscini. From Locarno we offer a shuttle bus to Monte Verità.
There will be a shuttle service from Locarno train station to Monte Verità. We start around 14:15 (short after the train from Zurich and Bellinzona have arrived). From then on there will be a shuttel bus every 60 minutes until 19:15. The shuttle meeting point is on the right side of the train platforms in Locarno. If you arrive in between you might want to take a taxi. The ride costs about CHF 25-30. See map under travel directions for the location of the taxi stand.
Accomodation / Rooms
Participants have their rooms in several buildings on site and in external hotels. Find out where you stay...
The rooms are ready for Check-in on Sunday 3pm. Check-out is Friday 10 am.
Catering / Meals
We start with a welcome drink on Sunday 6pm, dinner starts at 7pm.
- Breakfast: 08:00
- Lunch: 12:30
- Dinner: 19:00