Destination guide

Why people love visiting historic Itaipava

Take a vacation to Itaipava and enjoy the area's monuments, history and museums. One of the city's many top draws is its parks. If you're looking for accommodations with space to entertain friends and family, HomeAway has plenty of options to choose from. Many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities, perfect for big groups.


Activities and attractions in Itaipava

Are you hoping to find things to do while you're in the area? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and check out everything that makes Itaipava a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. These are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • House of Portugal Club (8.4 mi / 13.6 km)
  • Free Flight Ramp of Simeria (13.1 mi / 21.1 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Itaipava

Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to appreciate the scenery, Itaipava is a great place to get outside. Here are some of the area’s most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Bell Stone (6.6 mi / 10.6 km)
  • Orquidario Aranda Garden (6.6 mi / 10.6 km)
  • Montanhas de Teresopolis Municipal Park (7.7 mi / 12.3 km)
  • Serra dos Orgaos National Park (8.4 mi / 13.6 km)
  • Dedo de Deus Peak (8.6 mi / 13.8 km)
  • Pine Hill (8.9 mi / 14.3 km)

Transportation options to and around Itaipava

Fly into Rio de Janeiro (GIG-Galeao - Antonio Carlos Jobim Intl.), the closest airport, located 31.1 mi (50.1 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could also fly into Rio de Janeiro (SDU-Santos Dumont), which is 36.7 mi (59 km) away.

Where to stay around Itaipava?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 67 holiday lettings near Itaipava. From 35 Houses to 14 Country houses, 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 Itaipava is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Itaipava?

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 Itaipava:

  • Araras: 75 holiday homes
  • Vargem Grande: 20 holiday homes
  • Pedro do Rio: 19 holiday homes
  • Secretário: 16 holiday homes
  • Nogueira: 17 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 Itaipava?

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

  • Itapaiva Castle: 300 holiday lettings
  • Francisco Alves Museum: 103 holiday lettings
  • Serra dos Orgaos National Park: 302 holiday lettings
  • Dedo de Deus Peak: 303 holiday lettings
  • Casa do Colono Museum: 274 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 35 Houses in Itaipava. Our other popular types of Itaipava holiday rentals include:

  • Country houses: 14 self catering accommodations
  • Condos/Apartments: 9 self catering accommodations
  • Chalets: 4 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 Itaipava?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 56 holiday homes with pool available in Itaipava. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.