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Freiburg

Learn to live a sustainable life in the Green City of FreiburG

Day Morning Afternoon Evening
1 Depart for Freiburg Guided walking tour of Medieval Freiburg. Learn about its remarkable environmental history & transport concepts Visit Vauban Eco-District to discover what a zero-energy house looks like. Learn about groups of families who designed their own neighbourhood. Enjoy an evening meal at your accommodation
2 On the Renewable Energy Tour you’ll uncover Europe’s first solar stadium, discover microhydro- power generators by the river Dreisam & visit the Solar Info Centre, host to over 45 “green economy” firms Hop on a bike for the Organic Agriculture Tour & discover Freiburg’s urban gardening initiatives & regional markets Wrap up the day’s activities with an interactive workshop to discuss how Freiburg’s sustainability approach could work where you live
3 Get back to nature with a visit to Waldhaus & learn about Freiburg’s long tradition in forestry Depart for home