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. The shuttle will depart from Locarno train station at 15:30, 16:10, 16:50, 17:30, 18:10, and 18:50. The shuttle meeting point is on the right side of the train platforms in Locarno. Note that the shuttle is a mini-bus with 11 seats. If you arrive earlier, in between, later, or if the shuttle is too crowded, you might want to team up and take a taxi. The taxi ride costs about CHF 25-30. See the map under travel directions for the location of the shuttle or 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