Destination guide

Explore the natural setting in Marica

Enjoy the monuments and other features of Marica. This city is well-known for its mountain views and beaches. Icarai Beach and Pico Fort are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Whether you're planning a family holiday, romantic stay or trip with friends, holiday rentals offer features like full kitchens and laundry facilities for a more convenient stay.


Activities and attractions in and around Marica

Are you looking for attractions to see while you're in town? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to check out everything that Marica has to offer. Here are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • AquaRio (23.9 mi / 38.4 km)
  • RioZoo (24.7 mi / 39.8 km)
  • Gavea Golf and Country Club (29 mi / 46.7 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Marica

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to appreciate the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Marica. Here are some of the area’s noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Sugar Loaf Mountain (21.9 mi / 35.2 km)
  • Icarai Beach (18.8 mi / 30.3 km)
  • Parque Henrique Lage (25.3 mi / 40.8 km)
  • Rio de Janeiro Botanical Garden (26.2 mi / 42.1 km)
  • Ponta Negra Beach (3.5 mi / 5.6 km)
  • Barra de Marica Beach (3.8 mi / 6.2 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Marica

The nearest airport is in Rio de Janeiro (SDU-Santos Dumont), located 22.3 mi (35.8 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you can also fly into Rio de Janeiro (GIG-Galeao - Antonio Carlos Jobim Intl.), which is 28.4 mi (45.6 km) away.

Can I find a vacation rental around Marica?

Yes, our 2021 property listings offer a large selection of 215 vacation rentals near Marica. From 138 houses to 59 flats & apartments, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Marica for a holiday or a weekend are on Vrbo.

Can I rent Houses in Marica?

Yes, of course. Vrbo UK has 138 Houses in Marica. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Marica include:

  • Flats: 59 rentals available
  • Studios: 62 rentals available
  • Villas: 3 rentals available

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation rentals including Bungalows and more.

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Marica?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 114 vacation rentals with pool available in Marica. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.