Destination guide

Historical Canton will entice you

The area's history and monuments are just some of the reasons to come on holiday to Canton. Travellers to this welcoming city praise the shopping, ziplining and camping. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.


Activities and attractions in and around Canton

Do you want to discover attractions to visit in the city? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Canton a fun spot to go on holiday. Here are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Splash Kingdom Family Waterpark (2.4 mi / 3.8 km)
  • Twin Lakes Golf Course (7.1 mi / 11.4 km)
  • Garden Valley Golf Resort (19.1 mi / 30.7 km)
  • Tara Vineyards and Winery (20.3 mi / 32.8 km)
  • Cedar Creek Country Club (21.6 mi / 34.8 km)
  • Henderson County Fairgrounds (22.2 mi / 35.7 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Canton

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

  • Lake Tawakoni State Park (21.1 mi / 34 km)
  • East Texas Arboretum (23.7 mi / 38.2 km)
  • Texas Freshwater Fisheries Center (23.8 mi / 38.3 km)
  • Tom Finley Park (23.9 mi / 38.5 km)
  • Athens Scuba Park (24 mi / 38.7 km)
  • Athens City Park (24.7 mi / 39.7 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Canton

The nearest airport is in Terrell, TX (TRL-Terrell Municipal), located 26.2 mi (42.1 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you might consider flying into Tyler, TX (TYR-Pounds Regional), which is 29.9 mi (48.1 km) away.

How many holiday rentals are available around Canton?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 284 holiday lettings around Canton. From 44 cabins to 243 houses, 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 Cabins in Canton?

Yes, of course. Vrbo UK offers 44 Cabins in Canton. Our other popular types of Canton holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 243 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 44 self catering accommodations
  • Flats: 8 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Canton?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 30 holiday homes with pool available in Canton. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.