Destination guide

The riverfront setting of Rockport is ready to explore

Enjoy the history and other features of Rockport. Revered for its horse riding, shopping and riverfront, this city is both walkable and welcoming. Many of our holiday rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.

Things to do

Sightseeing in and around Rockport

Do you want to discover attractions to visit during your stay? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and check out everything that makes Rockport a fun spot to go on holiday. Here are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Santa's Candy Castle (17.7 mi / 28.4 km)
  • Holiday World and Splashin' Safari (18.1 mi / 29.1 km)
  • Christmas Lake Golf Course (16.3 mi / 26.3 km)
  • Frosty's Fun Center (17.5 mi / 28.2 km)
  • Ellis Park Race Course (27.2 mi / 43.8 km)
  • Beautiful You (9 mi / 14.5 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Rockport

Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to take in the scenery, Rockport is a great place to spend some time outside. These are some of the area's most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Lincoln State Park (15.5 mi / 25 km)
  • Riverfront Park (18.4 mi / 29.6 km)
  • John James Audubon State Park (27.9 mi / 44.8 km)
  • Yellow Creek Park (6.3 mi / 10.1 km)
  • Smothers Park (8.2 mi / 13.2 km)
  • Jim Yellig Park (18.6 mi / 30 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Rockport

The nearest airport is in Evansville, IN (EVV-Evansville Regional), located 28.4 mi (45.7 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you might consider flying into Owensboro, KY (OWB-Owensboro-Daviess County Regional), which is 11.3 mi (18.1 km) away.

How many holiday rentals are available around Rockport?

Our 2022 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 9 holiday lettings around Rockport. From 8 houses to 7 , find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

Can I rent Houses in Rockport?

Yes, of course. Vrbo UK offers 8 Houses in Rockport. Our other popular types of Rockport holiday rentals include:

  • House: 7 self catering accommodations

Can I find a holiday accommodation with internet/wifi in Rockport?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with internet/wifi among our 8 holiday homes with internet/wifi available in Rockport. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.