INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON VERNACULAR HERITAGE & EARTHEN ARCHITECTURE

Free transportation for conference participants

Oporto’s Airport (Aeroporto Francisco Sá Carneiro) – Vila Nova de Cerveira

  • On the 15th of October, from 20h45 to 21h00, a bus from the Municipality of Cerveira will be at the bus park of Oporto’s airport, collecting the participants of the Conference.
  • The bus leaves the airport at 21h00 and it is expected to arrive at Vila Nova de Cerveira at 22h15.
  • The transportation is free, but a prior enrolment is required through the email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. , stating the name of the participant and the time of the flight’s arrival.
  • The Organising Committee will not be able to provide any other transportation from Oporto to Vila Nova de Cerveira, at any other time or day.
  • In case of a flight delay, the bus will comply with 30 minutes of tolerance before departure to Cerveira.

Vila Nova de Cerveira – Oporto’s Airport (Aeroporto Francisco Sá Carneiro)

  • On Sunday, the 20th of October, a bus will leave from Vila Nova de Cerveira, at 19h00, towards the Oporto’s airport, carrying participants and speakers of the Conference. The bus will leave from the.
  • 18h30 is the estimated arrival time at Vila Nova de Cerveira from Visit 1 - to Lindoso & Soajo and from Visit 2 – to the Historical Centre of Guimarães. The bus to the airport will be parked near the ‘Forum Cultural de Cerveira’, from 18h45 to 19h00. The bus will leave to the airport at 19h00.
  • The bus is estimated to arrive to Oporto’s airport at 20h15.
  • Transportation is free, but a prior enrolment is required to the email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. , requesting registration, and informing about the name of the participant and its flight departure time.
  • The Organising Committee will not be able to provide any other transportation from Vila Nova de Cerveira to Oporto, at any other time or day.
  • In the morning of the 20th of October, the participants can request to the hotel, where they are staying, to keep their luggage, which can be collected between 18h30 and 18h45, in order to leave from Vila Nova de Cerveira at 19h00.

Other Hotels – Cultural Forum of Cerveira

  • The Organising Committee provides free transportation in the morning of the 16th, 17th and 18th of October.
  • A bus will leave Vila Nova de Cerveira at 09h00, stopping at the Transport Coordinating Centre (near the bus station, the railway station and the Youth Hostel), then leaving towards and stopping at the Inatel Hotel and finally at Turismo do Minho Hotel.
  • The bus is expected to arrive at the Cultural Forum of Vila Nova de Cerveira at 09h30.
  • For shorter courses from the hotels to the Cultural Forum, there will be 15 bicycles available for free use. These will be provided on a “first come, first served” basis. A prior enrolment to the enrolment to the email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. is required.
  • Each participant is responsible for returning the bicycle in the same conditions, in which it was collected.

Cultural Forum of Cerveira - Hotels

  • The Organising Committee provides free returning transportation in the evening of the 16th, 17th and 18th of October.
  • The bus leaves from the Cultural Forum of Cerveira at 19h30, stopping at the Transport Coordinating Centre (near the bus station, the railway station and the Youth Hostel), then leaving towards and stopping at the Inatel Hotel, and finally at Turismo do Minho Hotel.
  • For shorter trips from the Cultural Forum to the hotels, there will be 15 bicycles available for free use. The bicycles will be provided on a “first come, first served” basis, but a prior enrolment should be done through the email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
  • Each participant is responsible for returning the bicycle in the same conditions, in which it was collected.

Alternative private transportation

  • Central de Táxis MARINEL, in Vila Nova de Cerveira.
    Telf.: (+351) 251 795 114; Cell phone: (+351) 966 775 159
  • Bliss Tours - Your Choice Our Way, Guiding and driving small groups
    Contacts: www.blisstours.pt | This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. | This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. Telf. (+351) 933 927 309

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