Destination guide

Explore the riverside setting in Vila Real

Enjoy the monuments and other features of Vila Real. Well-liked for its cafés, parks and riverfront, this city is both walkable and scenic. With a vacation rental, you get a home away from home—many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.

Activities

Activities and attractions in Vila Real

Are you searching for attractions to visit in the area? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that makes Vila Real a fun spot to vacation. These are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Dourocaves Winery (8.8 mi / 14.2 km)
  • Quinta de Santa Eufemia (10.9 mi / 17.6 km)
  • Quinta da Roeda (13.5 mi / 21.7 km)
  • Quinta do Panascal Visitor's Center (13.7 mi / 22 km)
  • Parque Aquático de Amarante (18.9 mi / 30.4 km)
  • Pao de Lo de Margaride (24 mi / 38.5 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Vila Real

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Vila Real is a great place to get out in nature. Here are some of the area’s most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Carreira Gardens (0.4 mi / 0.6 km)
  • Parque Natural do Alvao (4.4 mi / 7.1 km)
  • Alameda dos Capitaes Park (9.3 mi / 15 km)
  • Jardim da Avenida Doutor Francisco Sa Carneiro (14.1 mi / 22.7 km)
  • Jardim Publico Doutor Matos Cordeiro (14.1 mi / 22.8 km)
  • Ludico de Celorico de Basto Park (14.7 mi / 23.7 km)
Transport

Transportation options to and around Vila Real

Fly into Vila Real (VRL), the closest airport, located 2 mi (3.2 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you might consider flying into Porto (OPO-Dr. Francisco de Sa Carneiro), which is 48.2 mi (77.5 km) away.

Where to stay around Vila Real, PT?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 248 vacation rentals near Vila Real. From 101 Houses to 30 Villas, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Vila Real for a holiday or a weekend are on VRBO.

Can I rent Houses in Vila Real?

Yes, of course. VRBO has 101 Houses in Vila Real. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Vila Real include:

  • Villas: 30 rentals available
  • Cottages: 58 rentals available
  • Condos/Apartments: 17 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 Vila Real?

Yes, you can select your prefered vacation rental with pool among our 118 vacation rentals with pool available in Vila Real. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.