3rd edition of Tourism Explorers

June 17, 2019 9:20 am

Applications for the 3rd edition of Tourism Explorers are now open!

If you want to develop an innovative business in the Tourism sector, just sign up here.


The program will take place simultaneously in 12 cities of the country: Abrantes, Angra do Heroísmo, Aveiro, Caldas da Rainha, Coimbra, Covilhã, Évora, Faro, Lisbon, Portalegre, Porto and Setúbal. Tourism Explorers is a program organized by the Startups Factory, in partnership with Turismo de Portugal, to promote entrepreneurship in Portugal, in the area of ​​Tourism, and has two phases:

  1. Ideation: If you are looking for a team or a successful idea in the area of ​​Tourism, sign up for the ideation phase! Over 3 days, in 12 different cities, you will work with other people who want to develop business. The best teams will then be selected for Acceleration. Just choose the city closest to you and sign up here.
  2. Acceleration: If you have a team of 2 to 4 elements and a business idea in development, Acceleration is for you. There will be 6 intense days in 12 different cities, consisting of several mentoring sessions with area experts and workshops that will help you better define the strategy for your business. At the end of the bootcamps, each of the 12 cities will choose the best local project, which will then represent this city in the National Grand Final, where you could win € 10,000! Discover the city near you and sign up here.



National Roadshow

The Startups Factory and Turismo de Portugal will travel the country from north to south to make known the Tourism Explorers and to remove all doubts from those interested. Check here the dates and cities where we will be! Participation in the Roadshow is free, upon registration.