IEEE International Conference on Cloud Networking
4-6 November 2019 // Coimbra, Portugal

Travel, Conference Venue and Hotels

TRAVEL

About Portugal

Portugal is one of the top tourist destinations in the world, with a unique mix of culture, history, unspoiled beaches, great food and friendly people.

For more information about Portugal check this website: https://www.visitportugal.com/en

About Coimbra

Coimbra is capital of the center region of Portugal and home of one of the oldest Universities in the world (University of Coimbra, established in 1290).

Information on Coimbra and its various touristic attractions be found on our local tourism information website: http://www.visitcentro.com/en/destinations/coimbra/.

How to Get to Coimbra

Coimbra is easily reachable from the two main Portuguese airports (Lisbon, Oporto), either by fast train or by rental car. Both airports have direct flights from most European airports, as well as from South America, the East coast of North America and the major hubs from Asia.

More detailed travel directions will be provided later.

CONFERENCE VENUE

CloudNet 2019 will be held at Hotel Quinta das Lágrimas, a member of the Small Luxury Hotels of the World.

The history of Quinta das Lágrimas dates back to the 14th century and is dramatically linked to the most famous Portuguese love story of Pedro and Inês. Although set in a historical place, the hotel offers all the modern facilities and services that one could expect from a top quality hotel, such as spa, golf course, swimming pool, gourmet restaurant and, last but not least, fully equipped meeting and conference rooms.

Directions for Hotel Quinta das Lágrimas can be found here.

Quinta Lagrimas

HOTELS

The Conference venue is a short walk from most Hotels in Coimbra, especially those located in the the historic downtown area.

A list of recommended Hotels will be provided later.