Destination guide

Choose a vacation rental for your Murtosa getaway

Enjoy the museums and other features of Murtosa. This city has something for everyone. With a vacation rental, you get a home away from home—many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.


Activities and attractions in Murtosa

Are you searching for top things to see and do during your stay? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and check out everything that makes Murtosa a fun place to get away. These are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Parque Temático Molinológico (8.9 mi / 14.2 km)
  • Oporto Golf Club (15.5 mi / 25 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Murtosa

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

  • Torreira Beach (3.3 mi / 5.4 km)
  • Sao Jacinto Beach (7.3 mi / 11.7 km)
  • Furadouro Beach (8.1 mi / 13 km)
  • Ria de Aveiro (8.5 mi / 13.7 km)
  • Barra Beach (10.1 mi / 16.3 km)
  • São Pedro de Maceda Beach (10.8 mi / 17.4 km)

Transportation to and around Murtosa

Fly into Porto (OPO-Dr. Francisco de Sa Carneiro), the closest airport, located 32.9 mi (53 km) from the city center.

Where to stay around Murtosa?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 260 holiday lettings near Murtosa. From 64 Houses to 132 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 Murtosa is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Murtosa?

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

  • House Museum Custodio Prato: 437 holiday homes
  • Penafiel: 346 holiday homes
  • Vila Nova de Gaia: 2,451 holiday homes
  • Gondomar: 2,541 holiday homes
  • Arrifana: 196 holiday homes

HomeAway offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Murtosa! 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 Murtosa?

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

  • Penafiel: 346 holiday lettings
  • Vila Nova de Gaia: 2,451 holiday lettings
  • Gondomar: 2,541 holiday lettings
  • Arrifana: 196 holiday lettings
  • Cantanhede: 148 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 Murtosa?

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

  • House Museum Custodio Prato: 437 holiday rentals
  • Casino Espinho: 2,606 holiday rentals
  • Sao Jacinto Beach: 317 holiday rentals
  • Torreira Beach: 375 holiday rentals
  • Praia de Mira Beach: 221 holiday rentals

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