Destination guide

Head to the tranquil city of Monchique

Enjoy the culture and other features of Monchique. This city is relaxing and welcoming, recognized for its spas, mountain views and parks. Rocha Beach and Meia Praia Beach are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. If you're looking for accommodations with space to entertain friends and family, HomeAway has plenty of options to choose from. Many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities, perfect for big groups.

Activities

Activities and attractions in and around Monchique

Do you want to find attractions to see during your stay? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Monchique a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. These are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Zoomarine (20.3 mi / 32.6 km)
  • Mina Park (5.1 mi / 8.2 km)
  • Algarve International Autodrome Raceway (6.3 mi / 10.1 km)
  • International Kart Circuit (6.4 mi / 10.3 km)
  • Golf Alamos (8.3 mi / 13.4 km)
  • Quinta Do Frances Winery (8.7 mi / 14 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Monchique

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, Monchique is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are some of the area's noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Rocha Beach (14.3 mi / 23 km)
  • Meia Praia Beach (14.7 mi / 23.7 km)
  • Dona Ana Beach (16.1 mi / 26 km)
  • Luz Beach (17.5 mi / 28.2 km)
  • Senhora da Rocha Beach (19 mi / 30.6 km)
  • Foia Mountain (0.2 mi / 0.3 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Monchique

Fly into Portimao (PRM), the closest airport, located 11.7 mi (18.9 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you can also fly into Faro (FAO-Faro Intl.), which is 40 mi (64.4 km) away.

Can I find a vacation rental around Municipality of Monchique?

Yes, our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 2,084 vacation rentals near Municipality of Monchique. From 478 Villas to 401 Houses, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Municipality of Monchique are on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Municipality of Monchique?

There are many lovely places to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Municipality of Monchique. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular destinations to visit are:

  • Monchique Thermal Springs: 5,929 vacation rentals
  • Foia Mountain: 5,201 vacation rentals
  • Marmelete: 3,014 vacation rentals
  • Alferce: 1,795 vacation rentals
  • Misericordia de Monchique Church: 5,359 vacation rentals

And HomeAway offers you the chance to discover many other popular destinations in Municipality of Monchique! Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Municipality of Monchique?

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

  • Marmelete: 3,014 rentals
  • Alferce: 1,795 rentals
  • Albufeira: 8,067 rentals
  • Lagos: 3,909 rentals
  • Carvoeiro: 5,158 rentals

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

Near which points of interest can I spend my holidays in Municipality of Monchique?

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

  • Monchique Thermal Springs: 5,929 rentals
  • Foia Mountain: 5,201 rentals
  • Misericordia de Monchique Church: 5,359 rentals
  • Mina Park: 6,861 rentals
  • Picota Peak: 5,734 rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Municipality of Monchique listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection.

Explore destinations around Municipality of Monchique

Marmelete
3,014 vacation rentals
Alferce
1,795 vacation rentals
Albufeira
8,067 vacation rentals
Lagos
3,909 vacation rentals
Carvoeiro
5,158 vacation rentals
Alvor
4,528 vacation rentals
Portimão
4,781 vacation rentals
Luz
3,318 vacation rentals
Quarteira
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Sagres
973 vacation rentals
Armação de Pêra
5,735 vacation rentals
Olhos de Água
6,487 vacation rentals
Ferragudo
4,219 vacation rentals
Aljezur
1,676 vacation rentals
Loulé
5,654 vacation rentals
Silves
3,135 vacation rentals
Odeceixe
346 vacation rentals
Zambujeira do Mar
176 vacation rentals
Porches
3,249 vacation rentals
Budens
2,336 vacation rentals