Destination guide

Tranquil Pera will entice you

Enjoy the monuments and other features of Pera. This city is relaxing and romantic, recognized for its water park, zoo and beaches. Zoomarine and Rocha Beach are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our vacation rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.


Activities and attractions in and around Pera

Do you want to discover attractions to visit in the city? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Pera a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. These are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Zoomarine (1.3 mi / 2.1 km)
  • Aqualand Waterpark (1.9 mi / 3 km)
  • Herdade dos Salgados Golf (2.1 mi / 3.4 km)
  • Oceanico Faldo Golf Course (2.2 mi / 3.5 km)
  • Oceanico O'Connor Course (2.2 mi / 3.6 km)
  • Cova Redonda Beach (2.9 mi / 4.7 km)

Seasonal weather in Pera

If warm-weather activities are high on your list, July, August, September and June are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 83°F.

Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Pera

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, Pera is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are a few of the area's most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Rocha Beach (10.9 mi / 17.6 km)
  • Senhora da Rocha Beach (3.2 mi / 5.1 km)
  • Falesia Beach (10.8 mi / 17.4 km)
  • Fisherman's Beach Armacao de Pera (1.8 mi / 2.9 km)
  • Armação Beach (1.9 mi / 3 km)
  • Salgados Beach (2 mi / 3.2 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around Pera

Fly into Portimao (PRM), the closest airport, located 13.6 mi (21.9 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you might consider flying into Faro (FAO-Faro Intl.), which is 21.5 mi (34.6 km) away.

How many vacation rentals are available around Pêra?

Our 2020 vacation rental listings offer a large selection of 5,978 house rentals around Pêra. From 1,840 Villas to 837 Houses, find unique vacation rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay around Pêra is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Pêra?

Whether you're travelling with family or friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Pêra:

  • Vilamoura: 1,309 vacation rentals
  • Praia da Rocha: 709 vacation rentals
  • Old Town: 1,184 vacation rentals
  • Patroves: 2,391 vacation rentals
  • Vale de Centianes: 595 vacation rentals

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when travelling to Pêra?

HomeAway offers a large selection of lodging choices near lovely places in Pêra. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • International Sand Sculpture Festival: 10,175 home rentals
  • Albufeira Old Town Square: 9,412 home rentals
  • Algarve Shopping Mall: 10,938 home rentals
  • Vilamoura Marina: 2,880 home rentals
  • Albufeira Marina: 9,398 home rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Pêra listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Villas in Pêra?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 1,840 Villas in Pêra. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Pêra include:

  • Houses: 837 lodging choices
  • Condos/Apartments: 3,090 lodging choices
  • Bungalows: 40 lodging choices

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation homes including Country houses and more.

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Pêra?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 4,643 vacation homes with pool available in Pêra.

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