Social Programme

Social Programme

The Social Programme includes a Welcome Reception and Dinner. The Conference Dinner is not included in the reduced studentsʼ fee. The Welcome Reception is scheduled on June 11th at 19:00. Itwill take place at the Olympic Swimming Pool of the Kipriotis Village Resort. The Conference Dinner will be held on Thursday June 13th at 20:30 at the Main Swimming Pool of the Kipriotis Panorama Hotel & Suites. Shuttle bus service will be provided from KICC to Panorama Hotel & Suites.

Program (duration from 3 to 5 hours)
Pick-up from the hotel to the town. Visit to the Plane tree of Hippocrates and the Castle of the Knights.
Walk in town along the Ancient and New Agora, demonstration of the location of the Archaeological Museum of Kos, which will unfortunately remain closed for renovations.
Optional coffee or refreshment in Eleftherias Square.
By bus to Asklepieion for a guided visit.
Visit to the mount settlement of Zia. Photo-stop, coffee in a panoramic cafe and shopping of souvenirs.
Return to the town, walk in the Old Town and optional lunch in one of restaurants-taverns of Diagoras Square.
Return to the hotel.
Price per person (guiding and two entries included)                                             €    40.-  
With lunch of three courses of meat, per person from                                        €    55.-

Program (duration
Departure at about 09.30 from the harbour of Kos onboard a beautiful wooden sailing boat (the boat trip to Kalymnos takes about 90 minutes).
Arrival in the picturesque town of Kalymnos, Pothia, walk at the harbour, visit to a sponge factory, demonstration of manufacture of sponges.
Sail by same boat to the sandy beach of Plati for swimming and barbecue with an ouzo onboard.
Later sail to Pserimos Bay for relaxation.
Return to Kos at about 17.30.
Price per person (including escorting and barbecue onboard)                                                 €    40.-
From the hotel by bus to Kardamena (nearly 45 minutes drive) and by boat to Nissyros.
Arrival in Mandraki, short walk at the port before departing by mini vans to the volcano (30 minutes) with visit downhill to the crater.
Return to Mandraki, visit to the idyllic town and lunch in a typical tavern. Optional visit to the Monastery of Panagia Spiliani and return to Kardamena and to the hotel by 17.00.
Price per person (pickup on Kos, guiding, transfer and entry volcano included)                      €    40.-
With luncheon in Mandaki (without drinks)                                                                          €    50.-
Pickup to the harbour of Kos, embarkation and departure at about 09.00 after passport control.
Only 45 minutes to Alikarnassos (Bodrum)! After arrival in Bodrum a little tour starts to include:
Photo-stop at the Windmills, visit to the Mausoleum (optional entry) and the ancient theatre with coffee or refreshment at a shopping centre.
Optional lunch in a cosy tavern and promenade in the town of Bodrum and at the harbour.
Departure to Kos at 16.00 after customs and passport control. Arrival to Kos and transfer to the hotel at ca 17.00.
N.B.: The passport is necessary!
Price per person (pickup on Kos, port taxes, boat trip and guided tour in Bodrum included)       €    40.-
With luncheon in Bodrum (without drinks)                                                                              €    58.-

Εxcursions for Αccompanying Persons

The accompanying persons’ programme features a number of guided tours:

Reservations can be made through the appointed Travel Agent Nostalgia Travel:, Tel.: +30 22420 27531.

Kindly note the following:

- Minimum participation for the City Tour: 20 persons.
- English-speaking guide or escort will accompany groups over 20 persons.
- All excursions include pick-up from / to the hotel.
- Meals during excursions do not include drinks.
- Children from 6 to 12 years old: Reduction 50 %
- The prices include V.A.T. and all local taxes.