Destination guide

Find the perfect holiday rental for your Parada getaway

Learn about the unique charm of Parada with a stay in a holiday home rental. This city has something for everyone. Sandeman Cellars and Casa da Musica are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Many of our holiday rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.


Sightseeing in and around Parada

Do you want to find attractions to visit in the city? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that makes Parada a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. These are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Sandeman Cellars (4.5 mi / 7.2 km)
  • Funny City (0.9 mi / 1.4 km)
  • Maia Zoo (3 mi / 4.8 km)
  • Quinta de Santa Cruz Winery (3.1 mi / 5 km)
  • Gaia Cable Car (4.5 mi / 7.3 km)
  • Ramos Pinto Cellars (4.6 mi / 7.4 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Parada

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Parada is a great place to spend some time outside. These are some of the area's most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Boavista Square (3.5 mi / 5.6 km)
  • Garden of St. Lazarus (3.8 mi / 6.1 km)
  • Crystal Palace Gardens (4.1 mi / 6.6 km)
  • Jardim do Morro Park (4.4 mi / 7.1 km)
  • Cidade do Porto Park (4.9 mi / 7.8 km)
  • Passeio Alegre Park (5.4 mi / 8.7 km)

Transport to and around Parada

Fly into Porto (OPO-Dr. Francisco de Sa Carneiro), the closest airport, located 4.7 mi (7.6 km) from the city centre.

Where to stay near Parada?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 264 holiday rentals near Parada. From 81 Houses to 116 Condos/Apartments, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Parada for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Parada?

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 Parada:

  • Outeiro: 18 holiday homes
  • Campinas: 39 holiday homes
  • Faro: 34 holiday homes
  • Aldoar Foz do Douro e Nevogilde: 115 holiday homes
  • União de Freguesias do Centro: 1,745 holiday homes

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

Can I rent Houses in Parada?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 81 Houses in Parada. Our other popular types of Parada holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 116 holiday houses
  • Villas: 34 holiday houses
  • Cabins: 15 holiday houses

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Parada?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 93 holiday homes with pool available in Parada. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.