Destination guide

Head to the historic city of Ponte da Barca

Enjoy the history and other features of Ponte da Barca. This welcoming city is known for its spas, parks and restaurants. Bom Jesus do Monte and Sameiro Sanctuary are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. 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 Ponte da Barca

Are you hoping to discover top things to see and do during your stay? Venture out of your vacation home and check out everything that makes Ponte da Barca a fun spot to vacation. These are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • In Guas do Gerês (9.4 mi / 15.1 km)
  • Pedra Bela Viewpoint (10.3 mi / 16.5 km)
  • Feitosa Golf Club (14.3 mi / 23.1 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Ponte da Barca

Whether you're an active traveler or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Ponte da Barca is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are some of the area’s most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Santa Barbara Garden (18.6 mi / 30 km)
  • Porta Do Mezio (5.3 mi / 8.6 km)
  • Rio Vez Park (6.1 mi / 9.8 km)
  • Parque Nacional da Peneda-Geres (9.1 mi / 14.7 km)
  • Termas Park (9.3 mi / 15 km)
  • Arado Waterfall (10.9 mi / 17.6 km)

Transportation options to and around Ponte da Barca

Fly into Vigo (VGO-Peinador), the closest airport, located 33.3 mi (53.6 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could book a flight to Porto (OPO-Dr. Francisco de Sa Carneiro), which is 43.6 mi (70.1 km) away.

Where to stay around Ponte da Barca?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 550 vacation rentals near Ponte da Barca. From 228 Houses to 66 Villas, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Ponte da Barca for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

Can I rent Houses in Ponte da Barca?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 228 Houses in Ponte da Barca. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Ponte da Barca include:

  • Villas: 66 rentals available
  • Condos/Apartments: 49 rentals available
  • Cottages: 150 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 Ponte da Barca?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 361 vacation rentals with pool available in Ponte da Barca. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.