Reaching Valle Camonica
Airports: Bergamo - Orio al Serio (90 km); Verona (110 km); Milano Linate (140 km); Milano Malpensa (190 km)
Valcamonica is served with buses and trains. The nearest stations are those of BRENO and CAPO DI PONTE. Please verify the connections from Brescia and Bergamo on the website: (Brescia-Iseo-Edolo)
Please communicate us your arrival time, so a member of our staff will wait for you at the station.

Board and Lodging
The overnight stay is at the “Foresteria” of the Natural Reserve in Nadro with an agreed upon price of 10 € per night. You have to bring your own sheets and bathroom linen (if necessary, linen can be given with fee and at notice).
Foresteria has a kitchen and at your arrival you will be accompanied to a nearby CHEAP SUPERMARKET for the common weekly buy in order to curb spending.
In the hamlet of Nadro there is a minimarket where you can buy sandwiches and drinks for the lunches during the fieldwork.

Don’t leave without
For the fieldwork suitable and comfortable clothes are required (boots, hats, rain jackets); insects repellent, suntan cream; compass…

Week 12 - 17 July
Monday: Arrival and accommodation at the Guesthouse/ Museo della Riserva, Via Piana, 29 - 25040 - Nadro di Ceto
Tuesday: 9.30 Welcome and registration of the participants; 10.30-13.00 Visit of the site of Foppe di Nadro with explanation of the Valcamonica Rock art; 14.00-18.00 Training on recording rock art at the site of Foppe di Nadro.
From Wednesday to Friday: 8.30-17.30 Training on the field: tracing school, archaeological photography, 3D and uso of a total station. Training in laboratory: scanning and cleaning of the tracings, catalogue, database and GIS.
Saturday: 8.30-13.00 Fieldwork or laboratory work.

Week 19 - 24 July
Monday: 9.00-17.30 Fieldwork or laboratory work.
From Tuesday to Friday: 8.30-17.30 Fieldwork or laboratory work.
Saturday: 8.30-13.00 Fieldwork or laboratory work.

Week 26 - 31 July
Monday: 9.00-17.30 Fieldwork or laboratory work.
From Tuesday to Friday: 8.30-17.30 Fieldwork or laboratory work.
Saturday Closing the fieldwork e departure

Sunday is free and the participants can organize their activities and excurisions.
The lunch break is approximately around 1-2 pm, packed lunch brought by the participants.

The seminars will take place in the evening after the fielwork or during the work in laboratory. The topics here listed could be modified on the basis of the availability of the speaker:
Gastaldi C., Gavaldo S. e Medici P.: L’arte rupestre di Foppe di Nadro: le tematiche e la cronologia dell’arte rupestre vista dal sito di Foppe di Nadro
Chiapparini G.: La religione negli studi sulla Valcamonica precristiana
Roncoroni F.: I coltelli dell’età del Ferro

The seminars will be held at the Museo Didattico della Riserva naturale incisioni rupestri di Ceto, Cimbergo e Paspardo or at the library of the Centro Camuno di Studi Preistorici