Destination guide

The relaxing city of Penafiel awaits you

Come and experience Penafiel and its entertainment, wineries and monuments. Travellers appreciate the theme park in this relaxing city. Sandeman Cellars and Porto Cathedral are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. If you need more space to accommodate a family holiday or a trip with friends, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.


Sightseeing in and around Penafiel

Are you hoping to discover things to do during your stay? Venture out of your holiday home and check out everything that makes Penafiel a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. Here are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Sandeman Cellars (16.6 mi / 26.7 km)
  • Magikland (3.4 mi / 5.5 km)
  • Aveleda Vineyards (4 mi / 6.5 km)
  • Parque Aquático de Amarante (12 mi / 19.4 km)
  • St. Ignatius Zoo (13.2 mi / 21.3 km)
  • Pao de Lo de Margaride (15.7 mi / 25.3 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Penafiel

Whether you're an active traveller or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Penafiel is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are a few of the area's most enchanting features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Jardim de Torrao Park (4.2 mi / 6.8 km)
  • Garden of Saint Bartholomew (13.5 mi / 21.7 km)
  • Caldas de Aregos Marina (15.1 mi / 24.2 km)
  • Garden of St. Lazarus (16.1 mi / 25.8 km)
  • Jardim do Morro Park (16.4 mi / 26.4 km)
  • Rabada Park (16.6 mi / 26.7 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Penafiel

The nearest airport is in Porto (OPO-Dr. Francisco de Sa Carneiro), located 20.5 mi (33 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could also fly into Vila Real (VRL), which is 31.1 mi (50.1 km) away.

How many holiday rentals are available around Penafiel?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 289 holiday lettings around Penafiel. From 101 houses to 81 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 are the most popular destinations to visit in Penafiel?

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

  • Magikland: 2,715 holiday homes
  • Irivo: 182 holiday homes
  • Castelões: 178 holiday homes
  • Penafiel Municipal Museum: 2,712 holiday homes
  • Galegos: 190 holiday homes offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Penafiel! 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 Penafiel?

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

  • Irivo: 182 holiday lettings
  • Galegos: 190 holiday lettings
  • Rio de Moinhos: 196 holiday lettings
  • Valpedre: 173 holiday lettings
  • Rio Mau: 153 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 Penafiel? offers a large selection of holiday lettings near great places to visit in Penafiel. From travellers, the top popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Magikland: 2,715 holiday rentals
  • Penafiel Municipal Museum: 2,712 holiday rentals
  • Penafiel Church: 2,703 holiday rentals
  • Paco da Sousa Church: 2,972 holiday rentals
  • Saint Vincente Inatel Chapel: 2,767 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Penafiel listed on 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.