Visit Porto

Tourist Information


Porto is an historic city located in the northwest of Portugal. It is one of the oldest European centers, and its core was proclaimed a World Heritage Site by UNESCO, the second largest city in the country and holds a significant place in Portuguese culture, history, and economy. Nestled along the banks of Douro River, Porto is renowned for its picturesque landscapes, intricate architecture, and warm local hospitality.

Porto is known for its port wine, which is produced in the surrounding region. The city is also home to a number of other industries, including shipbuilding, textiles, and tourism. Porto is a vibrant and cosmopolitan city with a rich history and culture, great weather, food and night life. It is a great destination for a city break, a longer vacation or business events – It was elected as the Best Destination in Europe in 2022!

World Blast Innovators will be at the Alfândega Congress Center, located in the heart of Porto City. This prime location offers the convenience of easy access to the city center on foot, allowing you to fully immerse yourself in all the experiences that Porto has to offer!

Event Locations

From airport to event Venue by car: ~20 Min. (17 Km):

  • You can easily get a Taxi or Uber immediately on the exit
    From airport to event Venue by public transportation:
  • By Bus: number 602 (1h)
  • Metro: Line E (Purple) direction Trindade (exit at Trindade) – change to line D (Yellow) direction Santo Ovidio (exit at São Bento) – 15 min. walk until Alfândega Congress Center