Destination guide

Why people love visiting culturally rich Nova Friburgo

The area's culture and art galleries are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Nova Friburgo. Renowned for its parks, rafting and mountain views, this city welcomes all visitors. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.


Sightseeing in and around Nova Friburgo

Do you want to discover attractions to visit while you're in town? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that Nova Friburgo has to offer. Here are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Nova Friburgo Country Club (3 mi / 4.8 km)
  • Nova Friburgo Cable Car (3.5 mi / 5.7 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Nova Friburgo

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Nova Friburgo. These are some of the area's most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Central Park Nova Friburgo (3 mi / 4.8 km)
  • Sao Clemente Park (3.1 mi / 5 km)
  • President Getúlio Vargas Square (3.4 mi / 5.4 km)
  • Stone of Catarina (4.1 mi / 6.5 km)
  • Caledonia Peak (5.9 mi / 9.5 km)
  • Nego's Garden (8.4 mi / 13.6 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Nova Friburgo

The nearest airport is in Macae (MEA), located 47.1 mi (75.9 km) from the city center.

Where to stay around Nova Friburgo?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 65 vacation rentals near Nova Friburgo. From 41 Houses to 2 Country houses, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Nova Friburgo for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Central Park Nova Friburgo: 55 vacation rentals
  • Tres Picos: 123 vacation rentals
  • Caledonia Peak: 65 vacation rentals
  • Cadima Shopping Mall: 55 vacation rentals
  • Stone of Catarina: 56 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Nova Friburgo 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 Nova Friburgo?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 41 Houses in Nova Friburgo. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Nova Friburgo include:

  • Country houses: 2 rentals available
  • Condos/Apartments: 6 rentals available
  • Chalets: 5 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Nova Friburgo?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 19 vacation rentals with pool available in Nova Friburgo. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.