10th International Helminthological Symposium
HELMINTHS, HELMINTHOSES AND ENVIRONMENT
City Poprad (15 km from Stará Lesná) is the closest gateway to the High Tatras (see map at http://wwp.european-union-eu.com/slovakia/map.htm). The participants are recommended to arrange travel, either by plane, bus or train, to Poprad from which a shuttle service will be provided to the Stará Lesná during the whole period of the conference, i.e. from Sunday, September 9, from 16.00 till Friday September 14th till 13.00. Before and after this time, the participants have to get from Poprad to Stará Lesná with Tatra Electric Railway http://www.mestskadoprava.net/index.php?mod=static pages_view&pa ge_id=30 or http://www.tldtatry.sk/ or local diesel train. You can find all local train connections at http://www.zsr.sk. There is a train stop in Stará Lesná, about 30-minute walk from the ACADEMIA Conference Centre. The schematic map of High Tatras is on http://www.hotelsatel.com/ img/en/shared/maps/ transportation.gif.
There are international airports located in Bratislava (www.letiskobratislava.sk), Košice (www.airportkosice.sk) and Poprad (www.airport-poprad.sk) The airport in Poprad-Tatry offers regular domestic links from/to Bratislava and international flights from/to London (2 flights weekly). Effective of March 2007, you can also travel by plane to Poprad (International Airport) from Prague through Sliač. The regular flights will be provided by the Central Connect Airlines (CCA) in cooperation with the Czech Airlines (CSA) http://www.centralconnectairlines.eu/, http://www.csa.cz/.
Poprad is also very well connected with two Slovak biggest cities – Bratislava and Košice – by railways and buses. There are several bus, fast and IC train connections from Bratislava (340 km) and Košice (100 km). For more information please check http://www.zsr.sk and http://www.eurolines.sk.
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