Porto Convention Bureau

Porto, the perfect destination for congresses.

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With excellent facilities available, and a broad range of hotels in the region, Porto offers you the perfect destination for your congress, conference or colloquium, and turns your business trip into success.

In this destination that combines tradition and modernity and is the example of the perfect symbiosis between the past and the future, you can rely on the vast experience of the Porto Convention Bureau to support the organisation of congresses, ensuring the best offer and convenience you are looking for.

As a destination for congresses, Porto offers excellent accessibilities whether you travel by car, train or plane. The international airport serves 60 direct routes, a few minutes from downtown. Everything is designed to value your time.

In Porto, we have several facilities to host your business meetings or congresses, regardless of the number of participants. You can choose, for e.g., the Alfândega Congress Centre, one of the largest and best congress centres in Portugal, located on the banks of the Douro River, fully equipped for conferences, exhibitions, symposia, congresses, product launches or workshops. Another example is Palácio da Bolsa, a landmark building with a long history in the organisation of events and protocol ceremonies. Other options you can consider for the venue of your congress are the Fundação Serralves, Europarque and Exponor.

Your comfort throughout your stay is very important to us. When you choose where to recover from the day’s work or from a business meeting, check our long extensive and complete list of hotels, offering you various styles: modern, classical, charm, traditional, luxury, always inspired by the quality of spaces, atmospheres and excellent service.

Your business trip to Porto can be further enhanced by interesting activities: learn more about the history and architecture of the city of Porto and of the north of Portugal, travel cross the natural parks created by nature, which we have proudly preserved, experience the regional customs and mores, taste the quality food, enjoy a good Port wine, take a cruise on the Douro River, and many, many more.

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