Destination guide

Explore the natural setting in Amares

Take a vacation to Amares and enjoy the area's temples, history and monuments. This relaxing and walkable city is known for its parks, mountain views and restaurants. Bom Jesus do Monte and Sameiro Sanctuary are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Whether you're planning a family vacation, friends trip or romantic retreat, HomeAway has a great selection of vacation homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.


Activities and attractions in and around Amares

Are you hoping to discover top things to see and do while you're in town? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Amares a fun spot to vacation. These are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • In Guas do Gerês (10.8 mi / 17.5 km)
  • Pedra Bela Viewpoint (10.8 mi / 17.5 km)
  • Feitosa Golf Club (13.8 mi / 22.2 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Amares

Whether you're an active traveler or just want to appreciate the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Amares. Here are some of the area’s most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Santa Barbara Garden (8.1 mi / 13 km)
  • Termas Park (10.9 mi / 17.6 km)
  • Arado Waterfall (12.2 mi / 19.6 km)
  • Rio Vez Park (13.9 mi / 22.4 km)
  • Parque do Arnado (15 mi / 24.1 km)
  • Penha (15.7 mi / 25.2 km)

Transportation options to and around Amares

Fly into Porto (OPO-Dr. Francisco de Sa Carneiro), the closest airport, located 33.2 mi (53.5 km) from the city center.

Where to stay around Amares?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 555 holiday lettings near Amares. From 205 Houses to 48 Villas, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Amares for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

Can I rent Houses in Amares?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 205 Houses in Amares. Our other popular types of Amares holiday rentals include:

  • Villas: 48 self catering accommodations
  • Condos/Apartments: 114 self catering accommodations
  • Bungalows: 92 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 Amares?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 278 holiday homes with pool available in Amares. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.