The Post-Congress Tour will take place during 28 to 30 of June 2019.

The tour is scheduled to start immediately following the closure of the 21st GiESCO Meeting by picking up participants at the Venue Hotel.

Please note that the Post-Congress Tour is optional and not included in any registration fee.


**A minimum of 44 people is required for materialization of the tour**


Register here for the Post Congress Tour


Deadline to book: March 15, 2019




Friday June 28, 2019

  • After the end of the congress, lunch at the hotel (Porto Palace Hotel Thessaloniki) and depart to Sithonia, Halkidiki. Transfer with private coach to Porto Carras Grand Resort, Hotel Meliton.  www.portocarras.com
  • Free afternoon.
  • Dinner at the hotel.

Saturday June 29, 2019

  • Morning tour in the Domaine Porto Carras; vineyards, winery, wine tasting. www.portocarraswines.gr/en/
  • Lunch at the winery.
  • Return to the Hotel. Free afternoon.
  • Dinner at the hotel.

Sunday June 30, 2019

  • Morning transfer with private coach to Ormos Panagias. Get into boat for a full day cruise to the monastic peninsula of Mount Athos.
  • Lunch at Ouranoupolis village.
  • Continue the boat cruise back to Ormos Panagias.
  • Return to Thessaloniki by coach. End of services.

(*please be reminded to assure accommodation for Sunday 30 June, in case you stay in Thessaloniki).


A full description of the Post Congress Tour Program can be found here.



  • 710 Euros per person in a single room
  • 570 Euros per person in a double room


Α. The above package includes:

  • Transportation with 50 seated motor coach and experienced driver
  • Two nights at Porto Carras Grand Resort 5 * Hotel Meliton with breakfast
  • Tour to Porto Carras Domaine and wine tasting in the winery
  • Two lunches (Saturday, 29 June at the Porto Carras winery, and Sunday 30 June at Ouranoupolis Village)
  • Two dinners (both at the hotel)
  • Private boat cruise around Mount Athos with wines and snacks
  • Liability insurance
  • Taxes

 B. Deadline for reservations and payment: February 28, 2019.