Excursions, Sunday, May 5, 2019
The conference may end Saturday but stay one more day and visit Passive House buildings in Heidelberg and the surrounding area on Sunday, May 5!
All excursions include a guided tour with English translation and lunch.
Excursion 1 | Bahnstadt Heidelberg
Sunday, 5 May 2019, 09:00am - 2:00pm, Walking tour
Discover one of the largest Passive House districts in the world! We will begin at the central station, which is only a stone's throw away from the Bahnstadt, and go by foot to explore the residential and non-residential buildings of the Passive House district. Please store your luggage in one of the lockers available in the station if you do not wish to carry it with you.
A return to Heidelberg central station is possible at any time, the tour ends at 2:00 pm.
Excursion 2 | Heidelberg's South
Sunday, 5 May 2019, 9:00am - 5:00pm, Bus tour
We will visit the Stadtwerke Heidelberg’s ‘energy park’, which supplies the city’s district heating. Our stops include a wood-fired power plant, the construction site of the energy and future storage system and a biomethane plant. We will also visit an 11,000 m2 school complex, a kindergarten and an apartment building.
Return: about 5:00 pm to the central train station.
Excursion 3 | Heidelberg's North
Sunday, 5 May 2019, 9:00am – 5:00pm, Bus tour
In Heidelberg’s North we’ll visit an office building as well as a multi-storey residential building. In addition, we’ll visit a day care centre and Passive House terraced houses.
Return: about 5:00 pm to the central station.