ECGBL Post Conference Events

Whilst you are in Graz for the conference, why not visit the city with other conference participants. Graz tourist office are offering the following tours for ECGBL participants. Please be sure to book directly with Graz tourist office. Wednesday 4th October Historic center walking tour Graz tempts you - narrow alleys, monumental buildings and contemporary architecture. Enjoy a pleasant stroll through one of the most fascinating historic city centres in Europe, which, at the same time, presents a young, cheeky and innovative face. daily at 2.30pm From January till June, in November & December, guided tours are offered in English and German by one tour guide. The guided tour takes place whatever the weater. From January till March and in November and December, it's essential to register by 1.30pm Meeting Point: Graz Tourist Information, Herrengasse 16, 8010 Graz Duration: 1.5 hours Price: adults € 10.50 | reduced* € 9.00 | children (6 - 15 years) € 6.00 | 3-day tourist ticket € 6.50 Saturday 7th October Schlossberg hill walking tour - 5pm “Conquer” the Graz Schlossberg, the city’s former fortified hill, via the Schlossbergbahn funicular. Enchanting views and interesting historical insights are sure to leave you in awe. Climb creaking wooden staircases, admire the huge “Liesl” bell and ascend the Clock Tower, listening to the rattling and squeaking of the impressive 300-year old clockwork inside the city’s traditional landmark. (German & English) The guided tour takes place whatever the weather. Meeting point: Schlossbergplatz by the fountain Duration: 1.5 hours Prices: adults € 12.00 | children € 6.00 (6 - 15 years) | 3-day tourist ticket € 11.00 Including: Schlossberg funicular & Schlossberg lift, entrance to Clock Tower & Bell Tower   A taste of Graz walking tour - 2pm Graz has been chosen Austria’s first and only capital of culinary delights. We want to share some of our culinary treats along a guided tour through the historic city centre. And the best part of it:  you will experience the city like a local. What a treat – enjoy! The guided tour takes place whatever the weather. Meeting Point: Graz Tourist Information, Herrengasse 16, 8010 Graz Duration: 2 hours Price: € 35.00 Including: Guided walking tour with culinary treats in the historic old town. Please kindly note that this walking tour does not cater for vegetarians and vegans. Reservation required! Link:   Reservation required for all of these tours: Booking & Information: Graz Tourist Information, T +43/316/8075-0,