Destination guide

Take in the riverside beauty of Valenca

The area's history and monuments are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Valenca. Well-liked for its riverfront, shopping and restaurants, this city is both romantic and welcoming. Castro Fortress and Museum of Contemporary Art are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.


Activities and attractions in and around Valenca

Are you searching for things to do in the city? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Valenca a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. These are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Pazos de Lusco Winery (8.1 mi / 13 km)
  • Terras Gauda (10.4 mi / 16.7 km)
  • Santiago Ruiz Winery (12.5 mi / 20.2 km)
  • Real Aero Club de Vigo (16.2 mi / 26.1 km)
  • Feitosa Golf Club (17.2 mi / 27.7 km)
  • As Laxas Winery (17.2 mi / 27.7 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Valenca

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Valenca 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 center:

  • Praia Fluvial do Taboão - Festival Paredes De Coura (5.8 mi / 9.4 km)
  • Monte Aloia National Park (6.3 mi / 10.2 km)
  • Illa de Fillaboa (7.2 mi / 11.6 km)
  • Illa Vacariza (7.8 mi / 12.6 km)
  • Corno do Bico Protected Landscape (8.8 mi / 14.2 km)
  • Illa Morraceira das Varandas (12 mi / 19.3 km)

Transportation options to and around Valenca

Fly into Vigo (VGO-Peinador), the closest airport, located 15.8 mi (25.4 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could also fly into Porto (OPO-Dr. Francisco de Sa Carneiro), which is 52.7 mi (84.8 km) away.

If you prefer train travel, make your way to Valenca Train Station or Valenca Station and explore the city from there.

Where to stay around Valença?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 223 holiday lettings near Valença. From 91 Houses to 10 Condos/Apartments, 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 Valença is on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Valenca Station: 579 holiday lettings
  • Valenca Train Station: 579 holiday lettings
  • Valenca Fortifications: 555 holiday lettings
  • Dos Terceiros Museum: 1,299 holiday lettings
  • Cabedelo Beach (Praia do Cabedelo): 957 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 91 Houses in Valença. Our other popular types of Valença holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 10 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 49 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 47 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 Valença?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 156 holiday homes with pool available in Valença. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.