Destination guide

Why people love visiting rustic Gouveia

The area's wineries and monuments are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Gouveia. Travelers to this welcoming city praise the cheese shops, parks and restaurants. 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 Gouveia

Are you hoping to discover attractions to visit in the area? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and check out everything that Gouveia has to offer. These are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Ski Parque (8.6 mi / 13.9 km)
  • Live Beach (11.5 mi / 18.5 km)
  • Ski resort of Serra da Estrela (12 mi / 19.3 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Gouveia

Whether you're an active traveler or just want to appreciate the scenery, Gouveia is a great place to get out in nature. Here are some of the area’s most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Lopes da Costa Park (0.7 mi / 1.2 km)
  • Torre (12.6 mi / 20.3 km)
  • River Beach Loriga (13.2 mi / 21.2 km)
  • Penhas da Saude (13.7 mi / 22 km)
  • Jardim das Mães (20.5 mi / 32.9 km)

Transportation options to and around Gouveia

Fly into Viseu (VSE), the closest airport, located 22.2 mi (35.7 km) from the city center.

Where to stay around Gouveia?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 155 holiday lettings near Gouveia. From 57 Houses to 29 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 Gouveia is on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Lopes da Costa Park: 194 holiday lettings
  • Municipal Stadium: 197 holiday lettings
  • Church of Gouveia: 195 holiday lettings
  • Serra da Estrela: 224 holiday lettings
  • Shrine of Our Lady of Viso: 191 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 57 Houses in Gouveia. Our other popular types of Gouveia holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 29 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 7 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 25 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 Gouveia?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 51 holiday homes with pool available in Gouveia. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.