With the socio-cultural activities we are gladly offering, we hope we may be able to help you to get to know the city, to enhance your shared knowledge and to enrich your memory with pleasant moments and experiences.

Activity Coordinates Registration Conditions
Limit Number Fee
Walking Tour – By the Douro River When: 15h15

Where: Tramway stop at Praça do Infante D. Henrique (near Mercado Ferreira Borges)

Walking Tour Guide

Port of Honor When: 16h30

Where: Museu do Vinho do Porto, R. Monchique, 4050-394 Porto

Dinner*   When: 19h30

Where: Presuntaria Transmontana, Av. Diogo Leite, nº 80, Vila Nova Gaia

27.50€ /person
We will celebrate Apollo 11 and the first humans that landed on the Moon: the Americans Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin, on July 20, 1969 When: 21h:30

Where: Porto Planetarium – Living Science Center



– Losing the Dark – fulldome movie, produced by Loch Ness Productions in collaboration with the International Dar-Sky Association, which aims to raise awareness of the problem of light pollution and how it can be mitigated
– Presentation of the night sky for the night in question
– Life, the cosmic story – fulldome film, produced by California Academy of Sciences, which tells the story of life as a cosmic context
The planetarium show will be supplemented with observations by telescope if weather conditions permit
– Visit to Exhibition COMUNICAR When: 19h:30

Where: Transport and Communications Museum

– Port of Honor

For all activities, registration is mandatory. Please, use properly this Registration Form and follow instructions.

Regarding Dinner, please send an e.mail to

If you have any doubt or need some assistance, send e.mail to the Organizing and Executive Committee. We’ll be happy to help the best way possible. We suggest you start to delight yourself with the song by Katerina Mina (soprano) and Linda Lamon (composer) Rainbow Of Light, that is supporting the IYL2015.