Social Activities



  • September 22, Monday: Welcome cocktail at the Conference venue (Hotel Hilton). All attendees to the Consortium meeting are invited to join.
  • September 24, Wednesday: trip to Mnt. Etna, inauguration of the ASTRI SST-2M telescope, guided visit to Crateri Silvestri, and Social Dinner at the "CRATERI SILVESTRI" restaurant. The trip back to Naxos is planned at 22:30. The total cost is 50 Euros, please see the Registration Form for reservation.
    "Crateri Silvestri" restaurant is at 1800 meters asl.
    Since temperatures can drop dramatically at high altitude it is advisable to carry a thick sweater, a wind-cheater and appropriate footwear (closed toe walking shoes, preferably hiking boots). Further information will be provided to the participants during the conference.