Destination guide

Find the perfect holiday rental for your Tarouca getaway

Enjoy the monuments and other features of Tarouca. This city has something for everyone. A holiday rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.


Activities and attractions in Tarouca

Are you hoping to discover things to do in the city? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and check out everything that makes Tarouca a fun spot to go on holiday. These are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Quinta de Santa Eufemia (8.6 mi / 13.8 km)
  • Dourocaves Winery (11.5 mi / 18.5 km)
  • Quinta do Panascal Visitor's Center (13.5 mi / 21.7 km)
  • Quinta da Roeda (17 mi / 27.4 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Tarouca

Whether you're an active traveller or just want to take in the scenery, Tarouca is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are some of the area’s most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Alameda dos Capitaes Park (10.5 mi / 16.9 km)
  • Serra de Montemuro (13.8 mi / 22.3 km)
  • Caldas de Aregos Marina (14.4 mi / 23.1 km)
  • Garden of Saint Bartholomew (17.5 mi / 28.2 km)
  • Carreira Gardens (19.8 mi / 31.9 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Tarouca

Fly into Vila Real (VRL), the closest airport, located 18.2 mi (29.4 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could also fly into Viseu (VSE), which is 21.2 mi (34.1 km) away.

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

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

  • Salzedas Monastery: 243 holiday lettings
  • Sao Joao de Tarouca Monastery: 226 holiday lettings
  • Municipal Auditorium Adacio Pestana: 248 holiday lettings
  • Solar de Mateus: 305 holiday lettings
  • Jardim da Avenida Doutor Francisco Sa Carneiro: 108 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Tarouca 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 Tarouca?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 62 Houses in Tarouca. Our other popular types of Tarouca holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 8 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 17 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 20 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 Tarouca?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 38 holiday homes with pool available in Tarouca. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.