Post-conference Tour

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The post-congress tour will take place over 2 ½ days, starting in the afternoon of Friday 9th. See more details 

Costs: € 525 (cost per person in a double room) or € 640 (cost per person in a single room).

Travel will be by coach (bus) with a professional guide speaking English.

On Friday afternoon we will visit a eucalyptus plantation forests near Coimbra and discuss forest health problems with colleagues from TheNavigator forestry company.

Dinner will be in a restaurant Luso and the accommodation will be in a 4* Hotel in Luso. Luso is a small village with a thermal spa in the Centre of Portugal.

On Saturday, 10th  Sept., we will visit Bussaco Forest (Mata do Bussaco) which comprises an ancient arboretum with more than tree 250 species which was founded before 1628; the forest includes a small, ancient woodland with laurel and oaks;  maritime pine forests; and various ferns. Lunch will be at a local restaurant.

In the afternoon, we will transfer to Porto where wine tasting and dinner will be at a winery. Accommodation will be at a 4* Hotel in Porto

On Sunday, 11th Sept. participants will have free time to explore the old city of Porto, a World heritage site.

About 16:00 hrs we will return to Lisbon by coach (bus) and arrive in Lisbon at about 19:30.