At INL – International Iberian Nanotechnology Laboratory, located in Braga (North of Portugal), scientists and engineers from all over the world work in a highly interdisciplinary environment and strive to make INL become a world-wide hub for the deployment of Nanotechnology addressing society’s grand challenges.

The INL was founded by the governments of Portugal and Spain under an international legal framework to perform interdisciplinary research, deploy and articulate nanotechnology for the benefit of society.

The research programme comprises four strategic fields of application of nanoscience and nanotechnology: Food and Environment monitoring, ICT, Renewable Energy and Health.

The full-fledged nanotechnology laboratory enables leading research of the highest international standard.

Our Office

Av. Mestre José Veiga

4715-330 Braga, Portugal

Telf.: +351 253 140 112

GPS: 41° 33' 16.18" N 8° 24' 0.74" W


Arriving to INL

 Ø  By car:

On the A3 motorway follow the direction “Braga Sul” and then “University of Minho” or Hotel “Melia” directions. There is free car parking in front of INL main entrance.

Ø  From Francisco Sá Carneiro (Porto):


Ø  From Portela Airport (Lisbon):

Ø  Taxi information:


Where to stay

Please contact one of the partner hotels below in order to ensure availability. Please quote the booking code INL and confirm the event name and the exact price of the room with the hotel directly. If you need further information or help with accommodation, please contact our team

Melia Hotel (*****)

Bom Jesus Hotels | Hotel do Lago, Hotel João Paulo II (***), Hotel do Templo (****), Hotel do Parque (****) and Hotel do Elevador (****)

Vila Galé Collection Braga (****)

Villa Garden Braga

Burgus Hotel (****)

Hotel Lamaçães (***)

D. Sofia Hotel (***)