Destination guide

The friendly city of Porto awaits you

Enjoy the monuments and other features of Porto. Well known for its mountain views, seaside and riverfront, this welcoming city won't disappoint. Genoese Tower and Calanches are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. A holiday rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.

Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Porto

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

  • Calanches (2.7 mi / 4.3 km)
  • Foret d'Aitone (7.2 mi / 11.6 km)
  • Porto Beach (0.5 mi / 0.8 km)
  • Bussaglia Beach (1.3 mi / 2.1 km)
  • Calanches de Piana (2.4 mi / 3.9 km)
  • Gorges de Spelunca (3.3 mi / 5.4 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Porto

Fly into Calvi (CLY-Sainte Catherine), the closest airport, located 18.5 mi (29.8 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could book a flight to Ajaccio (AJA-Napoleon Bonaparte), which is 24.4 mi (39.3 km) away.

Where to stay around Porto?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 12 holiday lettings near Porto. From 3 Houses to 5 Flats, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Porto for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

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

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday accommodations for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Porto:

  • Cassano: 15 holiday homes
  • Sagone: 79 holiday homes
  • Tiuccia: 93 holiday homes
  • Résidences du Golfe de Lava: 34 holiday homes
  • Lunghignano: 24 holiday homes

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

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Porto?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Porto. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Genoese Tower: 860 holiday lettings
  • Calanques de Piana: 871 holiday lettings
  • Scandola Nature Reserve: 1,063 holiday lettings
  • Foret d'Aitone: 1,031 holiday lettings
  • Cupulatta: 2,228 holiday lettings

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

Can I rent Houses in Porto?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 3 Houses in Porto. Our other popular types of Porto holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 5 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 2 self catering accommodations
  • Studios: 5 self catering accommodations

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

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with internet/wifi among our 9 holiday homes with internet/wifi available in Porto. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.