Travel and Accomodation

About the venue

Braga is more than 2000 years old which makes it the oldest city in Portugal. It played a crucial role in Portuguese history and as the third-largest city, after Lisbon and Porto, it has retained its importance over the years. Braga is home to one of the largest universities in Portugal, University do Minho with over 20,000 students, and is Portugal’s tech start-up hotbed.

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Travelling to the University of Minho in Braga, Portugal, is easy. There is an international airport 50 km away (Porto Airport - OPO) and a direct bus service from the airport to downtown Braga (GetBus).

Registrants are responsible for arranging their own accommodation, but see some suggestions in Braga below:


Below is a list of hotels in Braga, starting with the ones closest to the campus.

NEAR THE UNIVERSITY CAMPUS (i.e. conference site):

DOWNTOWN (30-minute walk from campus):