Palacio de Congressos de Toledo El Greco
Calle Venancio González, 24
45001 Toledo, Spain
Website : www.pctoledo.es/en
LOCATION AND MEANS OF ACCESS
Located just 70 kilometers from Madrid and in the heart of Toledo’s historic centre, the Toledo Convention Centre was designed by the architect and Principe de Asturias award-winner Rafael Moneo to blend perfectly with the city. The Spanish architect introduced a platform, or terrace, into the existing mix of buildings and vegetation on the steep, fortified flanks of Toledo as it rises on a high bluff overlooking the Tagus River.
It has all modern facilities and is five minutes from the historical landmarks of Toledo. More than 4000 rooms in all category hotels are at a walking distance.
Toledo is a city and municipality located in central Spain, it is the capital of the province of Toledo and the autonomous community of Castile–La Mancha. It was declared a World Heritage Site by UNESCO in 1986 for its extensive cultural and monumental heritage and historical co-existence of Christian, Muslim and Jewish cultures.
Toledo is known as the "Imperial City" for having been the main venue of the court of Charles V, Holy Roman Emperor, and as the "City of the Three Cultures", for having been influenced by a historical co-existence of Christians, Muslims and Jews. Toledo has a history in the production of bladed weapons, which are now popular souvenirs of the city.
Climate in Toledo in June is ideal. It is relatively dry; It does not rain (24 mm of rain over 4 days). The climate is hot in June. The high seasonal average is 31 °. In the morning, the thermometer goes down to 17 °. This makes an average temperature of 24 °. In June in Toledo, the days last on average 14h59: the sun rises at 05h47 and goes down at 20h46. With ideal weather conditions, the month of June is a recommended month to go to Toledo.
REGULATIONS FOR FOREING VISITORS TO TOLEDO, SPAIN
What documents are required to travel to Spain? If you are a citizen of the EU, Switzerland, Norway, Iceland and Liechtenstein: you need a valid passport or identity. Nationals of the following countries must present a valid passport for another 90 days: Andorra, Argentina, Australia, Brazil, Brunei, Canada, Chile, Costa Rica, Croatia, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Mexico, Monaco, Nicaragua, New Zealand, Panama, Paraguay, San Marino, Saudi Arabia, Singapore, Uruguay and Venezuela.
If you are a citizen of another country, and according to the criteria established by the EU, you must obtain a visa from the Spanish Consulate in your place of residence. You must also carry a valid passport. If required, you will have to specify the reason for your application to enter Spain. In addition, the Spanish authorities may require a document attesting to your address in Spain, confirmation of the booking of a tour, your return ticket or tourist tour or the invitation from an individual. If required, you must be able to demonstrate that you have the economic means to meet your needs in Spain.
Since conditions may vary, we recommend that you contact the Spanish Consulate or Embassy of your place of residence to verify these conditions before you leave.
In Spain, as in most of Western Europe, the official currency is the Euro (€).Money is best exchanged at bureaux de change and banks. There are also ATMs everywhere to withdraw cash. And in many shops and restaurants you can pay by credit card.
LIABILITY AND INSURANCE
The meeting secretariat and organizers cannot accept liability for personal accidents or loss or damage to private property of participants and accompanying persons, either during or indirectly arising from the CIPP XVII.