Where to stay around Viseu District?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 196 holiday lettings near Viseu District. From 72 Houses to 43 Bungalows, 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 Viseu District is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Viseu District?

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

  • Travanca: 156 holiday homes
  • Figueira: 96 holiday homes
  • Viseu: 121 holiday homes
  • Lamego: 170 holiday homes
  • Reriz: 39 holiday homes

HomeAway offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Viseu District! 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 Viseu District?

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

  • Travanca: 156 holiday lettings
  • Figueira: 96 holiday lettings
  • Viseu: 121 holiday lettings
  • Lamego: 170 holiday lettings
  • Reriz: 39 holiday lettings

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

Can I find easy access holiday homes when travelling by plane to Viseu District?

Yes of course. Our owners offer a large selection of self catering accommodations near to airports. Airports with a large selection of self catering accommodations in Viseu District are:

  • Viseu (VSE): 91 self catering accommodations
  • Coimbra (CBP-Bissaya Barreto): 241 self catering accommodations
  • Vila Real Airport (VRL): 272 self catering accommodations

For other airports, 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 in Viseu District?

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

  • Christ the King in Vimieiro: 171 holiday rentals
  • Termas de Sao Pedro do Sul Hot Springs: 147 holiday rentals
  • Chapel of Our Lady of the Meadows: 140 holiday rentals
  • Monastery of Santa Maria de Silgueiros: 150 holiday rentals
  • Green Bridge Park: 214 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Viseu District 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 holiday rental in Viseu Region, Portugal your home away from home

Viseu Region self-catering holiday accommodation is set around the city of the same name, in Central Portugal. It’s an area known for its picturesque and historic towns, as well as beautiful and rugged countryside.

Things to do in Viseu Region, Portugal

During your stay at a Viseu Region holiday rental it would be well worth exploring the region’s capital. Viseu is renowned for its history, and sits on a hilltop. At the historic centre you’ll be able to explore a tangle of narrow, cobbled alleys lined with attractive, centuries-old buildings. The city is known for its Renaissance and Baroque culture, with a host of impressive examples to be seen throughout Viseu. You’ll also be able to find portions of the original city walls – the city gate Porta do Soar de Cima dates to the 1400s. And one of the most essential sights in the city is the Se Cathedral, which boasts Gothic and Romanesque elements. If you’d like to find out more about Viseu’s past then you’ll find interesting museums at Casa Almeida Moreira and Grao Vasco, which is a 16th Century Episcopal Palace.

The countryside surrounding Viseu Region holiday villas is known for its wine production. If you travel south by road from Viseu to Nelas you’ll encounter some beautiful scenery, with hills and valleys covered with vineyards. Meanwhile about 45 minutes to the east is the city of Guarda, which is also very attractive. Here you can find the spectacular cathedral, which dates to the late-14th Century. Elsewhere there’s the keep of Gaurda castle, which sits atop a hill above the city and dates to the 1100s.

Places to visit on holiday in Viseu Region, Portugal

Within an hour to the west of self-catering holiday rentals in the Viseu Region is the coastal city of Aveiro, which is known for its stunning Atlantic Ocean beaches. It’s a fantastic place to surf, with numerous local shops offering suit and board rental. Barra Beach and Costa Nova are two of the best places to try your hand at this sport.

Weather in Viseu Region, Portugal

Viseu Region holiday villas are found in a part of Portugal that gets a Mediterranean climate, bringing long, warm and dry summers. Temperatures reach above 20 degrees here from April through to October, and the warmest months are July and August, with highs of around 29 degrees. The rest of the year is generally mild, although temperatures can slip below freezing on the higher ground.

Cheap flights to Viseu Region, Portugal

Porto Airport (OPO) is around 90 minutes from Viseu Region holiday rentals, and can be reached from the UK with TAP or EasyJet from London Gatwick (LGW).