People arriving by plane have to reach the Lamezia Terme airport, connected to Rome and Milan by a few flights per day. An early reservation is strongly recommended.
The airport is at about 1h driving from the hotel. A shuttle-bus service will be provided on the arrival and departure days.
By train (Italian
Railways / Ferrovie dello Stato)
The closest railway station to Cetraro is Paola, connected to Rome by many trains per day. The travel time from Rome to Paola is about 4h 30'.
Paola is at about 20' driving from the hotel. A shuttle-bus service will be provided on the arrival and departure days.
People wishing to arrive by car should take the highway A3 Salerno - Reggio Calabria, south direction, (see the maps) and exit at Lagonegro Nord. Then they should follow the main road up to Praia a Mare and from there take the coastal road (SS 18) direction Paola. The Grand Hotel San Michele is situated along this road just before Cetraro.
In order to organize the shuttle bus service, people arriving by plane or by train are asked to NECESSARILY indicate date and time of their arrival in the registration form.
In case of changes after the registration form has been sent, they are asked to communicate them in time to both the Grand Hotel San Michele by e-mail or by fax (+39-0984-91430) and the Workshop organization by e-mail.
In absence of this communication, the shuttle bus service will be organized according
to the indications in the registration form.