Destination guide

Cozy Monte Francisco will entice you

The countryside, beaches and parks display a scene truly unique to Monte Francisco. This welcoming city has many special qualities. Verde Beach and Roman Bridge are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our vacation rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.

Activities

Activities and attractions in and around Monte Francisco

Are you hoping to discover top things to see and do while you're in town? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to check out everything that Monte Francisco has to offer. These are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Castro Marim and Vila Real de Santo Antonio Marsh Natural Reserve (1.8 mi / 2.9 km)
  • Parque Zoo Municipal Prudencio Navarro (3 mi / 4.9 km)
  • Isla Canela Golf Course (4.2 mi / 6.8 km)
  • Benamor Golf (10.4 mi / 16.7 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Monte Francisco

Whether you're an active traveler or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Monte Francisco. These are a few of the area's most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Verde Beach (4.6 mi / 7.4 km)
  • Barril Beach (16 mi / 25.8 km)
  • Sapal Natural Reserve (1 mi / 1.5 km)
  • Castro Marim and Vila Real de Santo Antonio Marsh Natural Reserve (1.8 mi / 2.9 km)
  • Monte Gordo Beach (4 mi / 6.5 km)
  • Cabeco Beach (4.3 mi / 6.9 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Monte Francisco

Fly into Faro (FAO-Faro Intl.), the closest airport, located 32.1 mi (51.7 km) from the city center.

Can I find a vacation rental around Monte Francisco?

Yes, our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 12 vacation rentals near Monte Francisco. From 3 Houses to 6 Villas, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Monte Francisco for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when traveling to Monte Francisco?

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 Monte Francisco:

  • Retur: 57 vacation rentals
  • Islantilla: 108 vacation rentals
  • La Antilla: 87 vacation rentals
  • São Bartolomeu: 91 vacation rentals
  • Pisa Barro de Cima: 18 vacation rentals

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

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

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

  • Reserva Natural do Sapal de Castro Marim e Vila Real de Santo António: 1,283 vacation rentals
  • Castro Marim Golf: 1,334 vacation rentals
  • Monte Rei Golf Club: 1,684 vacation rentals
  • Tavira Gran Plaza Shopping Mall: 2,177 vacation rentals
  • Vila Real Santo Antonio Harbour: 1,268 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Monte Francisco 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 Monte Francisco?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 3 Houses in Monte Francisco. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Monte Francisco include:

  • Villas: 6 rentals available
  • Resorts: 3 rentals available

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Monte Francisco?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 9 vacation rentals with pool available in Monte Francisco. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.