Destination guide

The waterfront setting of Caloura is ready to explore

The island views and other outdoor surroundings create an inviting atmosphere in Caloura. This scenic and relaxing city entices travelers with its restaurants and local tours. 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 and around Caloura

Are you searching for things to do during your stay? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to check out everything that Caloura has to offer. These are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Jardim Jose do Canto (9.9 mi / 16 km)
  • Batalha Golf Course (10.3 mi / 16.5 km)
  • Campo de Golfe (10.4 mi / 16.7 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Caloura

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Caloura is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are some of the area's most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Ponta da Galera Beach (1.4 mi / 2.2 km)
  • Lagoa Pools (4.9 mi / 8 km)
  • Lagoa do Fogo (6.2 mi / 9.9 km)
  • Milicias Ocean Beach (7.3 mi / 11.8 km)
  • Praia do Populo (7.7 mi / 12.4 km)
  • Jardim Jose do Canto (9.9 mi / 16 km)

Transportation to and around Caloura

Fly into Ponta Delgada (PDL-Joao Paulo II), the closest airport, located 12 mi (19.3 km) from the city center.

Where to stay around Azores?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,193 holiday lettings near Azores. From 566 Houses to 78 Villas, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Azores for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Azores?

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

  • Terceira: 153 holiday homes
  • Municipality of Angra do Heroísmo: 167 holiday homes
  • Municipality of Ponta Delgada: 522 holiday homes
  • Municipality of Lagoa: 491 holiday homes
  • Reserva Florestal Natural do Morro Alto e Pico da Se: 21 holiday homes offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Azores! 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 Azores?

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

  • Flores Island: 20 holiday lettings
  • Furnas: 199 holiday lettings
  • Rabo de Peixe: 463 holiday lettings
  • Capelas: 493 holiday lettings
  • Mosteiros: 90 holiday lettings

For other cities, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

Can I find easy access holiday homes when travelling by plane to Azores?

Yes of course. Our owners offer a large selection of self catering accommodations near to airports. Airports with a large selection of self catering accommodations in Azores are:

  • Sao Jorge Airport (SJZ): 186 self catering accommodations
  • Pico Airport (PIX): 232 self catering accommodations
  • Lajes Airport (TER): 167 self catering accommodations

For other airports, 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 in Azores? offers a large selection of holiday lettings near great places to visit in Azores. From travellers, the top popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Fajãs das Lagoas de Santo Cristo e dos Cubres de São Jorge: 127 holiday rentals
  • Praia da Vitoria Marina: 167 holiday rentals
  • Fortaleza de Sao Joao Batista: 153 holiday rentals
  • Nossa Senhora do Rosario Church: 600 holiday rentals
  • Whaling Museum: 139 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Azores 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.