Post-Conference Excursion

Here you find the preliminary program of the post-conference excursion that will take place directly after IMWA2016.

Please note: Deadline for the registration is due by April 30, 2016!

The 4-day excursion will terminate Tuesday July 19, 2016 in Dresden. Shuttle service to Leipzig will be provided, you will reach Leipzig in the late afternoon. Please mind, that your journey home must not be before Tuesday evening from Leipzig. There are comfortable possibilities to travel to Berlin and Frankfurt/Main both from Dresden and Leipzig. Please contact us, if you need further assistance in planning your onward journey.

The tours are organized by our partner DGFZ e.V.
Further information as well as a registration formular you will find on their homepage.

Post-Conference Tour

Mines, Nature and Culture

Come join us for a nice tour through Lusatia, the Saxonian Switzerland (Elbe Sandstone Mountains), and the famous baroque city of Dresden. This tour will have a bit of everything for everyone: geology, mine water, active mining, abandoned mines, tremendous mountain sceneries and historic sites.

Fri, July 15, 2016  Journey to Senftenberg right after the end of the conference
Sat, July 16, 2016  Visit of active lignite mine Welzow, and of mine water treatment facilities 
Sun, July 17, 2016 boat trip on river Spree in the aquatic landscape of Spreewald, visit of Fürst Pückler park or Muskau Arch Geopark
Mon, July 18, 2016 Elbe sandstone mountains with Bastei, visit of old mine site

Journey to Dresden, Opportunity to visit a concert in Dresden (Semperoper, Frauenkirche)

Tue, July 19, 2016 guided city walk Dresden, journey back to Leipzig