Destination guide

The historic area of Guarda awaits your stay

Take a vacation to Guarda and enjoy the area's cathedral, monuments and history. Well known for its skiing, museums and bars, this welcoming city won't disappoint. A vacation rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.


Sightseeing in and around Guarda

Are you hoping to discover top things to see and do in the area? Venture out of your vacation home and check out everything that makes Guarda a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. Here are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Termas do Cró (13.5 mi / 21.8 km)
  • Ski Parque (13.7 mi / 22.1 km)
  • Ski resort of Serra da Estrela (23.2 mi / 37.4 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Guarda

Whether you're an active traveler or just want to appreciate the scenery, Guarda is a great place to get out in nature. These are some of the area's most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Lopes da Costa Park (17.2 mi / 27.6 km)
  • Penhas da Saude (21.8 mi / 35.1 km)
  • Torre (23.5 mi / 37.8 km)
  • Reserva Natural da Serra da Malcata (23.7 mi / 38.2 km)
  • River Beach Loriga (26 mi / 41.9 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Guarda

The nearest airport is in Viseu (VSE), located 35 mi (56.3 km) from the city center.

If you're traveling by train, you can make your way to Guarda Station.

Where to stay around Guarda?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 129 vacation rentals near Guarda. From 59 Houses to 13 Condos/Apartments, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Guarda for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to Guarda?

HomeAway offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Guarda. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Museu da Guarda: 109 vacation rentals
  • Guarda Cathedral: 110 vacation rentals
  • Guarda Station: 100 vacation rentals
  • Sortelha: 86 vacation rentals
  • Serra da Estrela: 223 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Guarda listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Guarda?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 59 Houses in Guarda. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Guarda include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 13 rentals available
  • Villas: 8 rentals available
  • Cabins: 25 rentals available

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation rentals including Cottages and more.

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Guarda?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 40 vacation rentals with pool available in Guarda. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.