Destination guide

Take in the oceanfront beauty of Vasco da Gama

The area's temples and museums are just some of the reasons to come on holiday to Vasco da Gama. This city's seaside, beaches and gardens draw many visitors. Anjuna Beach and Arossim Beach are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. With a holiday rental, you get a home away from home – many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.


Sightseeing in and around Vasco da Gama

Are you hoping to find attractions to see while you're in the area? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that Vasco da Gama has to offer. Here are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Poriat Football Ground (10.7 mi / 17.2 km)
  • Maria Hall (11.8 mi / 19 km)
  • Splashdown Waterpark (13.1 mi / 21.1 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Vasco da Gama

Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to appreciate the scenery, Vasco da Gama is a great place to get outside. Here are a few of the area's noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Anjuna Beach (13.3 mi / 21.4 km)
  • Arossim Beach (6.5 mi / 10.5 km)
  • Sinquerim Beach (7.9 mi / 12.8 km)
  • Candolim Beach (8.9 mi / 14.2 km)
  • Calangute Beach (10.9 mi / 17.5 km)
  • Baga Beach (11.9 mi / 19.1 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Vasco da Gama

The nearest airport is in Goa (GOI-Dabolim), located 1.4 mi (2.3 km) from the city centre.

If you're travelling by train, make your way to Vasco da Gama Station or Vasco da Gama Dabolim Station to see more of the city.

Where to stay around Vasco da Gama?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 280 holiday lettings near Vasco da Gama. From 27 Houses to 140 Flats, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Vasco da Gama is on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Vasco da Gama Port: 515 holiday lettings
  • Vasco da Gama Station: 513 holiday lettings
  • Candolim Beach: 446 holiday lettings
  • Sernabatim Beach: 160 holiday lettings
  • Cavelossim Beach: 122 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Vasco da Gama 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 Vasco da Gama?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 27 Houses in Vasco da Gama. Our other popular types of Vasco da Gama holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 140 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 93 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 6 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Vasco da Gama?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 143 holiday homes with pool available in Vasco da Gama. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.