Registration to Solferino 2018
Registration is now open to Solferino 2018. Right bellow you will find all the information you need to participate in the traditional “Fiaccolata”.
Download the release for the use of photo/video images of minors
Download the authorization form for children to participate
The fee is 7.00€ per person andincludes the torch, water during the walk, badge and a small gift. For security reasons, registration is necessary to access any area of the event, from the Red Cross Camp of Castiglione delle Stiviere to Piazza Castello in Solferino.
Room & Board, (At the Red Cross Camp in Castiglione delle Stiviere)
A camping site has been organized for about 1000 people with a cafeteria service, bar and a recreational area at the Ghisiola park in Castiglione delle Stiviere. Those who want to use the cafeteria service in the camp will have to reserve it when booking the accommodation.
The fee rates are:
- Lunch: 10€
- Dinner 10€
- Bed and Breakfast 10€ by night
- Pizza Dinner Saturday June 23rd € 8,00
For safety reasons there is no free camping on the Red Cross Camp.
Ethnical Street Food
Friday June 22nd at the Red Cross Camp instead of dinner an “ethnical street food” will be put together. Fees are € 10,00.
Saturday June 23rd at the Fiaccolata arrival, there will be a pizza party. To book, please click here.
Booking and hotel facilities
For those who need to reserve a hotel, please get in touch with Mrs. Mara Tonini, at the International Museum of the Red Cross, on the following contacts:
Telephone: (+39) 348 2659 817
Guided Tour to the International Museum of the Red Cross
The guided tours to the International Museum of the Red Cross at Castiglione delle Stiviere Have to be booked be booked at the Museum.
Email: firstname.lastname@example.orgPhone number: 0376-638505
Fees: Entry 5€, with a guide 6€
Guided Tour to Solferino and San Martino
From June 21st to 24th it will be possible to participate on a guided tour of the historical places were the battle of Solferino and san Martino took place, with the collaboration of the Solferino and San Martino Society.
For booking and information, please contact:
Solferino (39) 0376 854019
San Martino (39) 030 9910370
Please book in advance. A bus service is guaranteed from the Red Cross Camp.
Guided Tour to Solferino: The Memorial, The Rock, Museum and the Ossuary
Fees: 5€ per person (Reduce fees on groups)
Meeting point will be at the Museum
Thursday June 21rs at 15:30
Friday June 22nd at 10:30 / 15:30
Saturday June 23rd at10:30 /15:30 / 17:30
Guided Tour to San Martino:
Fees: 5€ per person (Reduce fees on groups)
Meeting point will be at the San Martino Complex Ticket Stand
Friday June 22nd at 15:30 “The Great Tower and a People’s Memory”
Saturday June 23rd at 15:30 “The soldiers and arms of later 1859”
Sunday 24th at 10:30 and 15:30 “Renaissance Music”
Historical treasure hunt "Hunting the 7 Principles"
Saturday June 23rd from 09:00 to 13:00 in Solferino, there will be a treasure hunt for all Red Cross Volunteers. There are NO participation fees for the Treasure Hunt. To register, click here
Race approach to the 2018 Fiaccolata
Saturday June 23rd at 18:00 the non-competitive race approaching Fiaccolata will start. It is a race open to runners and just running lovers. The contribution for the participation is 5 euros to be paid at the spot.
Registrations will be held at the International Red Cross Museum every day until 5:45 pm.
To register, you must fill in the following registration form:
The parking areas, which will be appropriately indicated, will be prepared in Solferino and Red Cross Camp in Castiglione delle Stiviere.
From Thursday June 21st to Sunday 24th, continuous bus services will be guaranteed from the Red Cross Camp, with a stop in Castiglione delle Stiviere, Solferino and vice versa.
Thursday, June 21st from 14:00 to 20:00
Friday, June 22nd June from 08:00 to 20:00
Saturday, June 23rd June from 08:00 to 16:00
Sunday, June 24th from 08:00 to 13:00
The bus to participate in the Fiaccolata on Saturday, June 23rd, will be able between 1:30 and 7:00 from the Red Cross Camp to Solferino.
Because at the end of the Fiaccolata there are not scheduled buses returning to Solferino, car owners will have to leave their vehicles in the parking area set up at the Red Cross Camp in Castiglione delle Stiviere.
Those arriving by bus will be able to leave the passengers at the Red Cross Camp and receive, from the staff, information on the dedicated parking areas.
Registration for the event requires observance of the rules of the event and all the regulations on safety and security. Everybody must always wear the badge provided, that will allow access to the areas of the event.