Municipality of Pombal, Portugal,

Municipality of Pombal, Portugal,

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Where to stay around Municipality of Pombal?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 303 holiday lettings near Municipality of Pombal. From 120 houses to 111 apartments, find the best place to stay with your family and friends to discover Municipality of Pombal area.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Municipality of Pombal?

There are many lovely places to stay for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Municipality of Pombal. From HomeAway travellers, the popular destinations to visit are:

  • Portugal dos Pequenitos: 221 holiday homes
  • Coimbra District: 422 holiday homes
  • Figueira da Foz: 237 holiday homes
  • Coimbra: 205 holiday homes
  • Tomar: 164 holiday homes

HomeAway offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Municipality of Pombal! Please use our search bar to access the selection of self catering accommodations available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Municipality of Pombal?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the cities in Municipality of Pombal with the largest selection of holiday lettings for a perfect city break:

  • Figueira da Foz: 237 holiday lettings
  • Coimbra: 205 holiday lettings
  • Tomar: 164 holiday lettings
  • Penela: 88 holiday lettings
  • Guia: 77 holiday lettings

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

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near in Municipality of Pombal?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday lettings near great places to visit in Municipality of Pombal. From HomeAway travellers, the top 5 popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Portugal dos Pequenitos: 221 holiday rentals
  • Figueira da Foz Beach (Praia de Figueira da Foz): 221 holiday rentals
  • Chapel of the Apparitions: 252 holiday rentals
  • Tennis Club da Figueira da Foz: 224 holiday rentals
  • Centro de Artes e Espectaculos: 222 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Municipality of Pombal listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection of holiday accommodations.

Make a self catering villa or holiday rental in Pombal, Portugal your home away from home

The town of Pombal on the Silver Coast of Portugal is tucked between the Atlantic Ocean and the mountains. It was founded in the 12th century by the Knights Templar and is dominated by a stately castle which was built by the Master of the Templars, Gualdim Pais. According to legend, the name of Pombal, which means “dovecote”, was given to the town when the king saw many pigeons on the castle’s battlements.

Things to Do in Pombal, Portugal

Holiday rentals in Pombal are well situated within easy reach of the beaches of the Figuera da Foz, Cabedelo, Whale Bone Beach and Pedrogao. The coast is famous for its surfing beaches with many surfing contests being held in the area during the summer months. Sunbathing, windsurfing and other watersports can all be enjoyed in this unspoilt area where local fishermen can still be seen dragging their boats up the sandy beach. Surrounded by pine forests and sunny fields which are full of spring flowers, Pombal is popular with walkers, cyclists and outdoor lovers. Fishing can be enjoyed in the nearby Oura River and the Ancos River. Extreme sports enthusiasts will find plenty of thrilling sports in the Sierra de Sico Mountains including caving, abseiling and quad biking.

Places to Visit Around Pombal, Portugal

Pombal has an ancient castle which is one of the best preserved military fortresses in the country. The Church of the Convent of Lourical and the small but charming Chapel of Nossa Senhora da Guia are just two examples of the rich ecclesiastical treasures in the area. The Tower of the Old Clock, the Pillory of Lourical, the Barn of the Marquis and the Manueline Arch are worth seeking out during your stay in Pombal. The historic city of Coimbra is 25km from your holiday rental in Pombal and is a cultural university city with many monuments and museums. The Fatima shrine and the Roman remains at Rabacal are all interesting attractions.

Weather in Pombal, Portugal

Holiday rental homes in the Pombal area enjoy hot dry summers with average temperatures ranging from 21-28°C (70-83°F) during the day. The area is very pleasant off-season in the winter with temperatures generally above 14°C (57°F) even in January and slightly more rain.

Travel to Pombal, Portugal

The nearest airport serving Pombal holiday rentals is the Lisbon Portela (LIS) Airport which is about 160 km drive away. There are many budget airlines serving Lisbon Airport including easyJet, British Airways and Air France making it a cheap and easy destination to get to. Other airports include the Francisco de Sa Carneiro (OPO) International Airport at Oporto, 148km away. A hire car is useful for exploring the local area and can be picked up from the airport.