World Soda Ash Conference 2017
Sponsored by Intersac
Tuesday, 19 September | 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Kick off Your World Soda Ash Conference at the Magnificent Revelin Fortress: The World Soda Ash Welcome Reception takes place this year on Tuesday, September 19 at the magnificent Revelin Fortress in the Old City of Dubrovnik.
Built in 1462 as a protection against invaders, Revelin Fortress offers stunning views of Dubrovnik Old Town and the Port. This historical fortress will provide an unparalleled backdrop for networking with more than 200 soda ash industry professionals.
6:00 pm : Meet in lobby of the Dubrovnik Palace Hotel
Transportation to the reception by bus (approximately 15 minutes)
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm : Welcome Reception at Revelin Fortress
8:30 pm : Return Transportation
Buses will drop you back off at the Dubrovnik Palace Hotel or in the Old Town to continue your evening (you will need to find your own way home)
Dubrovnik Walking Tour
Friday, June 22 2017 | 9:30 am - 2:00 pm
Network with your fellow delegates while discovering the Old Town of Dubrovnik.
The tour starts at the conference hotel where our coach with a guide specialized for Old town Dubrovnik tours will wait for the group.
Upon arrival, we will first climb the Dubrovnik City walls, ancient ramparts which are considered to be one of the most grandiose fortification monuments in Europe.
Once you have seen the Old town from its ramparts and fortresses, we will go back to the Old Town's main street called Stradun, from where we will continue to Sponza palace, Rector’s Palace, St. Blaise church, the Cathedral and other places of interest.
During the walk through the Old town, the guide will point out all locations where the Game of Thrones series was filmed, including the famous stairway to Jesuit church (Baelor’s crypt), from where Cersei started her “Walk of shame”, while showing the photos of the location how it looked like in the series.
Tour Duration: 2.5 hrs followed by lunch and return coach to the hotel
Price per person: 50 EUR
Included in the price: Return coach transfer, guide, bottle of water 0.5 L, entrance tickets, lunch
Recommendations: Comfortable walking shoes, casual sportswear
Note: City walls tour includes a few short sections with steep stairs