Escape2oporto DMC was founded in May 2014 following the dream of its founders to be able to provide different kind of experiences for travellers that search Portugal, as true locals, especially to Porto and Northern Portugal region.
Taking advantage of our experience and deep knowledge about Porto and Northern Portugal region, we aim to provide our customers unique and unforgettable experiences, moments that make them enjoy the best of what this region has to offer.
Our activity is totally focused on customer satisfaction, the art of welcoming and well treat. We intend to be a reference in Portugal's Northern region tourism activity, providing a personalized service of excellency in the promotion of this region.
What is a DMC (Destination Management Company)?
A DMC is a company that centralizes services and knowledge about a particular destination, promoting it nationally and internationally.
Whether in the corporate or leisure area, a DMC creates, organizes, develops and implements programs and/or events, in the tourism market, ensuring all the logistics component necessary.
Summarizing, a DMC represents the benefits of a centralized negotiation, the field experience, the management and logistics of complex activities, the credibility and quality warranty of pre-approved partners, the transparent accounting and tailor made costs management.
Bruno Martins (Co-Founder & Co-Owner)
Born in Lisbon in 1981 and raised in Porto since the age of 5, here's the perfect combination for a true local host!
Trained civil engineer, has the ability to put things together not on an usual way, quite differently from a normal tourist guide.
Passionated about the region
"To have the opportunity to form this company was like a dream come true!"
Carla Mata (Co-Founder & Co-Owner)
Born and raised in Porto since 1980, like all true Porto residents is a "tripeira" proud of its old, very noble, always loyal and invincible city of Porto.
Trained civil engineer, she's someone in whom you can trust each and every meticulous detail of your dream event!
Responsive and diligent