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Explore the natural setting in Porto Valtravaglia

Enjoy the museums and other features of Porto Valtravaglia. This city has something for everyone. Sacred Mountain of the Rosary and Villa Taranto Botanical Garden 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.


Activities and attractions in and around Porto Valtravaglia

Are you hoping to discover attractions to visit while you're in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Porto Valtravaglia a fun spot to go on holiday. These are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Sci Club Cunardo (4.8 mi / 7.7 km)
  • Golf Premeno (5.1 mi / 8.2 km)
  • Pian di Sole Ski Centre (5.4 mi / 8.8 km)
  • Sacro Monte Funicular (7.7 mi / 12.4 km)
  • Alprose Chocolate Factory (8.2 mi / 13.2 km)
  • Varese Golf Club (8.6 mi / 13.9 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Porto Valtravaglia

Whether you're an active traveller or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Porto Valtravaglia is a great place to get outside. These are some of the area's most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Villa Taranto Botanical Garden (7.1 mi / 11.4 km)
  • Isola Bella Botanical Garden (8.6 mi / 13.8 km)
  • Special Nature Reserve of Sacro Monte of SS. Trinity of Ghiffa (4.3 mi / 6.9 km)
  • Lago di Ghirla (6.2 mi / 10 km)
  • Parco Regionale di Campo dei Fiori (6.6 mi / 10.6 km)
  • Villa Taranto (7 mi / 11.2 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Porto Valtravaglia

Fly into Lugano (LUG-Agno), the closest airport, located 10.2 mi (16.5 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you might consider flying into Milan (MXP-Malpensa Intl.), which is 22.5 mi (36.3 km) away.

If you're travelling by train, the main station serving the city is Porto Valtravaglia Station.

How many holiday rentals are available around Porto Valtravaglia?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,851 holiday lettings around Porto Valtravaglia. From 417 houses to 7 cottages, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

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

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 Valtravaglia:

  • Maccagno: 145 holiday homes
  • Lugano City-Centre: 98 holiday homes
  • Laveno: 48 holiday homes
  • Vira (Gambarogno): 74 holiday homes
  • Carona: 19 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 Valtravaglia?

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

  • Mercato: 2,875 holiday lettings
  • Villa Taranto Botanical Garden: 2,699 holiday lettings
  • Mottarone: 2,632 holiday lettings
  • Stresa Station: 2,709 holiday lettings
  • Ogliari European Transport Museum: 2,634 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Porto Valtravaglia 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 Valtravaglia?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 417 Houses in Porto Valtravaglia. Our other popular types of Porto Valtravaglia holiday rentals include:

  • Cottages: 7 self catering accommodations
  • Studios: 1,230 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 7 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Porto Valtravaglia?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 500 holiday homes with pool available in Porto Valtravaglia. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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