Destination guide

Find the perfect vacation rental for your Parada getaway

Learn about the unique charm of Parada with a stay in a private vacation home. You'll find plenty to explore during your stay in the area. Sandeman Cellars and Casa da Musica are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Many of our vacation rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.


Sightseeing in and around Parada

Do you want to find attractions to visit in the city? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that makes Parada a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. These are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Sandeman Cellars (4.5 mi / 7.2 km)
  • Funny City (0.9 mi / 1.4 km)
  • Maia Zoo (3 mi / 4.8 km)
  • Quinta de Santa Cruz Winery (3.1 mi / 5 km)
  • Gaia Cable Car (4.5 mi / 7.3 km)
  • Ramos Pinto Cellars (4.6 mi / 7.4 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Parada

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Parada is a great place to spend some time outside. These are some of the area's most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Boavista Square (3.5 mi / 5.6 km)
  • Garden of St. Lazarus (3.8 mi / 6.1 km)
  • Crystal Palace Gardens (4.1 mi / 6.6 km)
  • Jardim do Morro Park (4.4 mi / 7.1 km)
  • Cidade do Porto Park (4.9 mi / 7.8 km)
  • Passeio Alegre Park (5.4 mi / 8.7 km)

Transportation to and around Parada

Fly into Porto (OPO-Dr. Francisco de Sa Carneiro), the closest airport, located 4.7 mi (7.6 km) from the city center.

Where to stay around Parada?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 250 vacation rentals near Parada. From 74 Houses to 12 Bungalows, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Parada for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when traveling to Parada?

Whether you're traveling with family or friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Parada:

  • Outeiro: 17 vacation rentals
  • Ofir: 60 vacation rentals
  • Faro: 33 vacation rentals
  • Aldoar Foz do Douro e Nevogilde: 119 vacation rentals
  • União de Freguesias do Centro: 1,761 vacation rentals

For other neighborhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

Can I rent Houses in Parada?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 74 Houses in Parada. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Parada include:

  • Bungalows: 12 rentals available
  • Cabins: 12 rentals available
  • Cottages: 12 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Parada?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 86 vacation rentals with pool available in Parada. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.