Where to stay around Marco de Canaveses?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 203 holiday lettings near Marco de Canaveses. From 68 Houses to 62 Cottages, find the best place to stay with your family and friends to discover Marco de Canaveses area.

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

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

  • Magikland: 2,434 holiday lettings
  • Ludico de Celorico de Basto Park: 373 holiday lettings
  • Monte Castro Mozinho Ruins: 2,582 holiday lettings
  • Caldas de Aregos Thermal Baths: 343 holiday lettings
  • Junta de Freguesia de Cinfaes: 351 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Marco de Canaveses 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 Marco de Canaveses?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 68 Houses in Marco de Canaveses. Our other popular types of Marco de Canaveses holiday rentals include:

  • Cottages: 62 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 24 self catering accommodations
  • Farmhouses: 17 self catering accommodations

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

Can I rent mountain rentals in Marco de Canaveses?

Absolutely, HomeAway has 88 mountain rentals in Marco de Canaveses. You have also many other possibilities in Marco de Canaveses area, including:

  • Beach rentals: 6 holiday rentals
  • Downtown rentals: 6 holiday rentals
  • Waterfront rentals: 6 holiday rentals

Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday lettings.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Marco de Canaveses?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 132 holiday homes with pool available in Marco de Canaveses. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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    Make a holiday home at Marco de Canaveses your home away from home

    The picturesque city of Marco de Canaveses is one of the tourist draws the Porto district of northern Portugal possess. It is a fertile region covered in lush vineyards supplied by two beautiful rivers and grand manors from centuries past. Visitors who come to holiday homes in Marco de Canaveses are also keen on the archaeological treasures the city boasts. HomeAway guarantees holidaymakers an unforgettable stay by providing them with cosy accommodation in charming guesthouses tucked away in quiet, woody surroundings. Lucky tourists will be able to secure holiday rentals in Marco de Canaveses that sit next to the banks of peaceful rivers. Other options include quaint cottages that have private pools and colourful, well-manicured gardens. Spacious villas commanding magnificent views are also available.

    Things to do

    -Old town: The historic town centre of Marco de Canaveses is a great place to tour if only to marvel at the unique architecture of the buildings there. The Santa Maria Church, the Vinhal Tower and the Town Hall are stunning examples of distinct architectural styling that give this town a unique flavour.

    -River Douro: One of the two rivers flowing through this locale is River Douro and there are few views more soothing and relaxing than that seen from across the Douro. Indeed, this is one of the prettiest spots in Porto. Tourists bearing pent-up stress from their hectic daily routines need only take a walk along this river or across any of its bridges to recapture the joy of living. Viewing the sunset from where the river drains into the ocean is a photographer’s dream.

    -Zona Ribeirinha: This broadwalk enables visitors to enjoy all the delights of Oporto in one fell swoop; a lively, celebratory ambience with magnificent views all round, a host of bars and restaurants offering a tantalising range of repasts and beverages and bargain hunting in markets. You haven’t visited Porto until you’ve strolled through this wharf and holidaymakers residing in Marco de Canaveses holiday homes will find it’s no big hassle getting there.

    -Food and drink: One of the greatest treats of a Porto holiday is the part where one gets to dig into Portuguese specialities served in ambient establishments like the ODE Porto Wine House. Most visitors have declared this diner one of Portugal’s finest and with good reason. The skilled chef garnishes each of his servings with authentic Portuguese ingredients and visitors can get tasty local wine to go with their dish.

    Weather in Marco de Canaveses

    The weather in this locale varies greatly in that it can be extremely scorching in summer and get very chilly in winter. Temperatures close to the 40°C mark are not unheard of between July and August while towards the northern reaches of the city where the place gets mountainous, winter temperatures can fall as low as -10°C. Fog and snow cover the landscape at this time of year. Summer is by contrast hot and dry, with hardly any rainfall being recorded from June to August.

    Travel to Marco de Canaveses

    To get to their Marco de Canaveses holiday homes visitors will first need to fly into Portugal via Porto’s Francisco Sá Carneiro Airport. It is the country’s second-busiest airport and it welcomes both regular scheduled flights and seasonal flights from most major European cities. From there travellers will have the option of taking the Metro or a bus. They could also opt for taxis which are just outside the Arrivals.

    Activities and attractions in Marco de Canaveses

    Are you searching for top things to see and do in the city? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and check out everything that makes Marco de Canaveses a fun place to get away to. These are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Parque Aquático de Amarante (7 mi / 11.3 km)
    • Magikland (7.1 mi / 11.4 km)
    • Aveleda Vineyards (8.6 mi / 13.8 km)
    • Pao de Lo de Margaride (14.6 mi / 23.5 km)
    • Dourocaves Winery (18.2 mi / 29.2 km)
    • St. Ignatius Zoo (20.2 mi / 32.5 km)

    Exploring the natural landscape of Marco de Canaveses

    Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to take in the scenery, Marco de Canaveses is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are some of the area’s most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Garden of Saint Bartholomew (6.4 mi / 10.3 km)
    • Jardim de Torrao Park (8.3 mi / 13.4 km)
    • Caldas de Aregos Marina (8.5 mi / 13.6 km)
    • Serra de Montemuro (15.1 mi / 24.2 km)
    • Ludico de Celorico de Basto Park (18.1 mi / 29.1 km)
    • Alameda dos Capitaes Park (19.1 mi / 30.8 km)