Erice is located in Sicily (South of Italy), in the
province of Trapani.
Here is a
Participants should arrange to arrive in
Palermo or Trapani on Friday, April 24, not later than 7 pm, and depart on Friday, May 1: the sessions will start early on
Saturday morning, April 25 and end late on Thursday, April 30 (too
late to get to Palermo or Trapani on the same day).
Transfers from Palermo and Trapani Airports and harbors
and back will
be provided on April 24 and on May 1, respectively.
Erice may be reached
by public transportation only by bus from Trapani Railway Station.
AST buses to
Erice leave every one or two hours. Please check the bus
How to reach the area:
1. BY AIR:
Palermo "Falcone e Borsellino"
airport (60 minutes from Erice by car) and
Florio" airport (35 minutes from Erice
Trinacria Express train
Railway Station and Palermo "Falcone e Borsellino" airport.
2. BY TRAIN:
from Rome to Palermo. It takes twelve to sixteen hours, depending on
the type of
Segesta (Tel: 091 304106) bus to Trapani, and then
AST bus (see
above) to Erice.
CAR: From Palermo, take the A29
highway taking the exit A29DIR to Trapani. Take the exit for
Castellammare del Golfo and continue along the state road 187
At Valderice, cross the country for about 5 km and turn right onto
Via Erice towards Erice.
SHIP: The harbor of Palermo can be
reached from Genoa, Livorno, Civitavecchia and Naples. Palermo
is connected to Trapani by
Lines (see above).