Destination guide

Why people love visiting culturally rich Porta al Prato

Come and experience Porta al Prato and its churches, museums and culture. This walkable and romantic city is well known for its sightseeing, local tours and cafes. Cathedral of Saint Mary of the Flower and Ponte Vecchio are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Whether you're planning a family holiday, romantic stay or trip with friends, holiday rentals offer features like full kitchens and laundry facilities for a more convenient stay.


Sightseeing in and around Porta al Prato

Do you want to discover attractions to visit in the city? Venture out of your holiday home and check out everything that makes Porta al Prato a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. These are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Visarno the Hippodrome (0.5 mi / 0.8 km)
  • Costoli Pool (2.5 mi / 3.9 km)
  • Hidron (6.3 mi / 10.2 km)
  • Circolo Golf Ugolino (6.6 mi / 10.6 km)
  • Fattoria San Michele a Torri (7.5 mi / 12.1 km)
  • Torre Del Chianti (9 mi / 14.4 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Porta al Prato

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, Porta al Prato is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are some of the area’s most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Boboli Gardens (1.5 mi / 2.5 km)
  • Piazzale Michelangelo (2 mi / 3.2 km)
  • Cascine Park (0.8 mi / 1.3 km)
  • Florence Botanical Gardens (1.2 mi / 2 km)
  • Giardino dell'ArteCultura (1.3 mi / 2.1 km)
  • Torrigiani Garden (1.3 mi / 2.1 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Porta al Prato

Fly into Florence (FLR-Peretola), the closest airport, located 2.2 mi (3.6 km) from the city centre.

If you'd rather travel by train, the main station is Stazione Porta al Prado, Florence, Italy.

Where to stay near Porta al Prato?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 2,234 holiday rentals near Porta al Prato. From 136 Houses to 2,021 Condos/Apartments, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Porta al Prato is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Porta al Prato?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday rentals for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Porta al Prato:

  • Santo Spirito: 1,394 holiday homes
  • Oltrarno: 1,394 holiday homes
  • Santissima Annunziata: 1,604 holiday homes
  • Basilica of Santa Croce: 2,001 holiday homes
  • San Giovanni: 1,621 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Porta al Prato?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places in Porta al Prato. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Leopolda Station Exhibition Center: 8,380 holiday rentals
  • Chiesa di Ognissanti: 8,411 holiday rentals
  • Teatro Comunale Florence: 8,401 holiday rentals
  • Piazza Ognissanti: 8,414 holiday rentals
  • The New Florence Opera House: 8,382 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Porta al Prato listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Porta al Prato?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 136 Houses in Porta al Prato. Our other popular types of Porta al Prato holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 2,021 holiday houses
  • Villas: 12 holiday houses
  • Townhouses: 3 holiday houses

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Studios and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Porta al Prato?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 10 holiday homes with pool available in Porta al Prato. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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