Destination guide

Head to the lively city of Veracruz

Come and experience Veracruz and its museums, live music and culture. Travellers to this relaxing city praise the cafes, aquarium and local tours. With a holiday rental, you get a home away from home – many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.

Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Veracruz

Whether you're an active traveller or just want to appreciate the scenery, Veracruz is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are some of the area's most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Chachalacas Beach (20.3 mi / 32.7 km)
  • Parque Recreativo Cri-Cri (1 mi / 1.6 km)
  • Mocambo Beach (4.8 mi / 7.7 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Veracruz

Fly into Veracruz, Veracruz (VER-General Heriberto Jara Intl.), the closest airport, located 4.7 mi (7.6 km) from the city centre.

If you're travelling by train, you can make your way to Veracruz Central Station.

Where to stay near Veracruz?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 75 holiday rentals near Veracruz. From 20 Houses to 6 Villas, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Veracruz for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Veracruz?

There are many lovely places to stay for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Veracruz. From HomeAway travellers, the popular destinations to visit are:

  • Old Town: 31 holiday rentals
  • Laguna de Sontecomapan: 73 holiday rentals
  • El Jobo: 71 holiday rentals
  • Carranza Lighthouse: 73 holiday rentals
  • Paseo del Malecón & Boulevard: 77 holiday rentals

HomeAway offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Veracruz! Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available in other popular destinations.

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

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places to visit in Veracruz. From HomeAway travellers, the more popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Laguna de Sontecomapan: 73 holiday rentals
  • Carranza Lighthouse: 73 holiday rentals
  • Paseo del Malecón & Boulevard: 77 holiday rentals
  • Museo Agustín Lara: 77 holiday rentals
  • Zócalo: 73 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Veracruz 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 of holiday homes.