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 features

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)
How to get there

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 property listings offer a large selection of 155 vacation rentals near Gouveia. From 57 Houses to 29 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 Gouveia for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Lopes da Costa Park: 196 vacation rentals
  • Municipal Stadium: 199 vacation rentals
  • Church of Gouveia: 197 vacation rentals
  • Serra da Estrela: 225 vacation rentals
  • Catedral das Beiras: 222 vacation rentals

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 vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Gouveia?

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

  • Condos/Apartments: 29 rentals available
  • Villas: 7 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 Gouveia?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 52 vacation rentals with pool available in Gouveia. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.