Social Events

Registration and Welcome Reception
Sunday, 12 May 2019 at San Pedro Mártir



After ceremony, there will be reception dinner and guided visit to Toledo

Banquet
Tuesday, 14 May 2019 at Venta de Aires

Excursions
The following two tours will be proposed for Wednesday afternoon, 15th of May 2019. Please pre-book your preferred tour by completing this order form and sending it by email to Viajes Halcon: halconj23@halcon-viajes.es with the reference Code: ISE meeting.

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Tour to Madrid
With transport (Toledo-Madrid-Toledo)
Language: English or Spanish
Price: 50 Euros (minimum 20 persons)

Madrid, Spain's capital, is a captivating city full of history, tradition, art, and bustling with life. Its many squares and parks invite the visitor to relax in them, after strolling around its romantic neighborhoods. Madrid is a city that gets a hold on the visitor just after a few steps on its streets. As Spain's capital, Madrid is extremely rich in culture & the arts. Besides its two famous museums - the Prado & Reina Sofia - there are a plethora of cultural centers, flamenco tablaos, English-language movie theatres and music venues to keep you entertained and intellectually engaged.
During this tour, you will learn all the essentials about the origins of Madrid during the Middle Ages as an Arab fortress, before visiting the beautiful historic Austrias and Borbones districts of Madrid, as well as the commercial and business areas of the modern city.  Some of the places and monuments that will visit are the Puerta del Sol, the Plaza Mayor and the Plaza de la Villa, the fountain of Cibeles and Neptune and the Puerta de Alcalá, the Plaza de Oriente and the Prado Museum, the Gran Vía and the Castellana, the elegant Salamanca district, the Plaza de Castilla, the Parque del Oeste, the Ventas bullring and the Santiago Bernabeu stadium.

Tour to Aranjuez
With transport (Toledo-Aranjuez-Toledo)
Language: English or Spanish
Price: 70 Euros (minimum 20 persons)

Located in the wide and flat valley that forms the fertile plain of the rivers Tajo and Jarama, in a privileged natural setting, the city of Aranjuez rises, declared a World Heritage Cultural Landscape by UNESCO in 2001. The Real Site and Villa, once the spring residence of kings and queens, is today a modern city, with industry, a thriving trade, a quality cultural and sports offer and an environment of high natural interest. Enjoyed by its inhabitants and by thousands of visitors who come every year to know its history, its culture, its gastronomy, its sublime architecture and its incomparable gardens and landscapes, Aranjuez awaits you.
In this tour, your expert local guide will take you for a walk around its gardens, while telling fascinating facts about the history of this palatial complex. We will take a tour of the Royal Palace, where you can appreciate the great variety of architectural styles, and visit the Throne Room of Isabel II. Stroll through the lush gardens, famous for their wide variety of plant species, plants, shrubs, and trees from around the world, while you delight yourself with the numerous and elaborate fountains. Then we will go to the Faluas Reales museum, a fascinating exhibition of the boats and other riverboats used by the royal family to navigate the Tajo river.