28 May 2018
Check-in and reception in Lugano.
Morning: Paper session; preparation for the Convention’s topics and activities.
Afternoon: Visit to the Ceneri Base Tunnel.
Dinner in Lugano.
Visit to the Gotthard Base Tunnel’s operations centre and Swiss Federal Railways’ unique wayside monitoring facility.
Travel through the new tunnel and over the original Gotthard mountain line.
Transfer from Lugano to Pontresina via Rhaetian Railways’ Bernina railway line, which is a UNESCO World Heritage site.
Visit to the Albula tunnel and railway museum.
Individual return home or onward travel.