Destination guide

The tranquil city of Penafiel awaits you

Come and experience Penafiel and its entertainment, wineries and monuments. Travelers appreciate the theme park in this relaxing city. Sandeman Cellars and Porto Cathedral are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. If you need more space to accommodate a family vacation or friends trip, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.

Activities

Sightseeing in and around Penafiel

Are you hoping to discover things to do during your stay? Venture out of your vacation home and check out everything that makes Penafiel a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. Here are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Sandeman Cellars (16.6 mi / 26.7 km)
  • Magikland (3.4 mi / 5.5 km)
  • Aveleda Vineyards (4 mi / 6.5 km)
  • Parque Aquático de Amarante (12 mi / 19.4 km)
  • St. Ignatius Zoo (13.2 mi / 21.3 km)
  • Pao de Lo de Margaride (15.7 mi / 25.3 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Penafiel

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

  • Jardim de Torrao Park (4.2 mi / 6.8 km)
  • Garden of Saint Bartholomew (13.5 mi / 21.7 km)
  • Caldas de Aregos Marina (15.1 mi / 24.2 km)
  • Garden of St. Lazarus (16.1 mi / 25.8 km)
  • Jardim do Morro Park (16.4 mi / 26.4 km)
  • Rabada Park (16.6 mi / 26.7 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around Penafiel

The nearest airport is in Porto (OPO-Dr. Francisco de Sa Carneiro), located 20.5 mi (33 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could also fly into Vila Real (VRL), which is 31.1 mi (50.1 km) away.

Can I find a vacation rental around Penafiel?

Yes, our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 337 vacation rentals near Penafiel. From 126 Houses to 86 Cottages, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Penafiel for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Penafiel?

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

  • Magikland: 2,450 vacation rentals
  • Aveleda Vineyards: 2,526 vacation rentals
  • Monte Castro Mozinho Ruins: 2,588 vacation rentals
  • Paco da Sousa Church: 2,683 vacation rentals
  • Penafiel Church: 2,432 vacation rentals

And HomeAway offers you the chance to discover many other popular destinations in Penafiel! 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 Penafiel?

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 Penafiel:

  • Porto: 2,450 rentals
  • Braga: 555 rentals
  • Vila Nova de Gaia: 2,473 rentals
  • Matosinhos: 2,203 rentals
  • Guimarães: 629 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 Penafiel?

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

  • Magikland: 2,450 rentals
  • Aveleda Vineyards: 2,526 rentals
  • Monte Castro Mozinho Ruins: 2,588 rentals
  • Paco da Sousa Church: 2,683 rentals
  • Penafiel Church: 2,432 rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Penafiel 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.

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