Destination guide

The waterfront setting of Porto is ready to explore

Enjoy the area's monuments, history and museums with a rental holiday home in Porto. Well known for its riverfront, cafes and shopping, this romantic city won't disappoint. Local cultural sights include Casa da Musica and Museum of Port Wine. If you need more space to accommodate a family holiday or a trip with friends, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.


Activities and attractions in Porto

Do you want to discover top things to see and do in the area? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Porto a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. These are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Sandeman Cellars (1.2 mi / 1.9 km)
  • Gaia Cable Car (1.2 mi / 1.9 km)
  • Ramos Pinto Cellars (1.2 mi / 2 km)
  • Offley Cellars (1.3 mi / 2.1 km)
  • Taylor’s Port Cellars (1.4 mi / 2.3 km)
  • Real Companhia Velha Cellars (1.5 mi / 2.4 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Porto

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, Porto is a great place to get out in nature. Here are a few of the area's most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Garden of St. Lazarus (0.8 mi / 1.3 km)
  • Boavista Square (0.9 mi / 1.4 km)
  • Crystal Palace Gardens (0.9 mi / 1.4 km)
  • Jardim do Morro Park (1.2 mi / 2 km)
  • Passeio Alegre Park (3 mi / 4.9 km)
  • Carneiro Beach (3.3 mi / 5.3 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Porto

Fly into Porto (OPO-Dr. Francisco de Sa Carneiro), the closest airport, located 6.4 mi (10.3 km) from the city centre.

If you're travelling by train, Porto Sao Bento Station, Porto Campanha Station and Campanhã Station are the main stations that serve the city. It's easy to get around Porto by catching a ride on the metro at Trindade Station, Aliados Station or Bolhao Station.

How many holiday accommodation are available around Municipality of Porto?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 2,506 holiday rentals around Municipality of Porto. From 367 holiday houses to 1,934 flats & apartments, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Municipality of Porto?

There are many lovely places to stay for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Municipality of Porto. From Stayz travellers, the popular destinations to visit are:

  • Douro Valley: 3,409 holiday rentals
  • Municipality of Penafiel: 289 holiday rentals
  • Esmoriz: 215 holiday rentals
  • Municipality of Vila Nova de Gaia: 2,667 holiday rentals
  • Municipality of Matosinhos: 2,469 holiday rentals

Stayz offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Municipality of Porto! Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Municipality of Porto?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the cities in Municipality of Porto with the largest selection of holiday rentals for a perfect city break:

  • Foz do Douro: 2,536 holiday homes
  • Aldoar Foz do Douro e Nevogilde: 2,564 holiday homes
  • Paranhos: 2,559 holiday homes
  • Ramalde: 2,561 holiday homes
  • Bonfim: 2,566 holiday homes

For other cities, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

Near which points of interest can I spend my holidays in Municipality of Porto?

Stayz offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places to visit in Municipality of Porto. From Stayz travellers, the more popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Ribeira Square: 2,946 holiday rentals
  • Palacio das Artes: 2,955 holiday rentals
  • Ferreira Borges Market: 2,953 holiday rentals
  • River Douro: 2,974 holiday rentals
  • Instituto dos Vhinos do Douro e do Porto: 2,954 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Municipality of Porto listed on Stayz where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection of holiday homes.

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