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The gateway into the less  explored northern Portugal, Porto is surrounded by highways and is a great place to start a self-tour of the region, exploring the coast, the Duoro Valley and Penada-Geres National Park. Arranging motorhome hire is an excellent way to tour this area of Portugal and witness its historical villages, wineries and beaches.

Porto itself is beautiful and has much to offer. A tour of the city is a great start to a self-drive journey around the area. Hiring a holiday campervan hire in Porto is one of the most popular means of transportation and there is a large selection of RV parks in the near by area. Porto campervan rental, or RV rental in Portugal is the best option to explore the many historical sites that are a short distance from Porto.

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Recommended Motorhome & RV Rental Trips Porto

Northern coast:

this is a beautiful drive along the coast to Figueura da Foz. Stop at a top quality beach in Gaia and overnight at Espiche’s Turiscampo, tour the picturesque city of Aviera from Praia da Barra Parque de Campismo and walk along Figueura da Foz’s promenade from Campsite Orbitur Gala.

Duoro Valley:

east out of Porto into this picturesque region along the Duoro River and into Vila Real’s wine country. There are plenty of great camper sites on this drive including Parque Mun de Campismo Vila Flor, Parque de Campismo Penedo da Rainha and others.

Northern interior:

through the interior, witness the valleys and natural scenery and visit Penada-Geres National Park and Montesinho National Park. Rest at camper sites such as Campismo Arco and Initel Parque Campismo Branganca, among others.


Campervan Parks Porto


Campervan parks Porto are open and ready for your next holiday in your campervan. This Atlantic Ocean port city has everything you need to enjoy yourself and get away from that routine life you have on a daily basis.

Orbitur Canidelo is located on Sanlgueiros Beach just 10 minutes south by car from Porto’s town principal. There are electrical and water hookups at the pitches.

Amenities include bathrooms, showers, TV lounge, restaurant, supermarket, launderette Wi-Fi and bar. There is also a playground for the kids along with a swimming pool. Activities include the fishing, boat and windsurfing rentals, horseback riding, canoeing and quad bike rentals.

Pests are welcome but there is no dog park so each owner must clean up after their pet.

Parque Orbitur Madalena is 15 minutes south of Porto and located in a wooded area 1 km from Madalena Beach.  The random pitches are gravel with electrical hookups. There is waste disposal on site.

Amenities on site include a restaurant, store, common TV, launderette, public telephone, snack bar, restrooms and showers along with Wi-Fi.

There is also a playground for the kids along with a swimming pool. Activities include fishing, boat and windsurfing rentals, horseback riding, canoeing and quad bike rentals. Pets are welcome and there is a pet station on site.

Ista’ Garden is a nice campervan park 2 km off the coast and 8 km south of Porta. This is a private campervan park so call ahead to make sure someone is on duty. They have pitches available with electrical and water hookups along with a BBQ space. Each pitch is on grass in a wooded section of the park.

Amenities include an indoor heated swimming pool, restrooms, showers, Wi-Fi, common use kitchen and living room, water fill station and sewer dump station. This is a kid and pet friendly park. Just outside the park are tree covered rolling hills with trails to explore.

These are a few of the popular Campervan parks near Porto. There is both the beach atmosphere and the rolling wooded parks to choose from for your next holiday.

Recommended Motorhome & RV Rental Trips Porto

Driving a RV rental in Porto

Road network:

There is a great road network but be extra cautious on small roads throughout the northern interior.

Speed limits:

Urban roads:50kph
Provincial roads:90-100kph
National roads and motorways:120kph

Alcohol limits:

Expect to pay a steep fine if you are caught driving with a blood alcohol level above 0.5 per cent.

Safety:

Remember to drive on the right, be alert of locals as they drive quite fast and may ignore road markings. Roads are regularly patrolled.


Compare motorhome hire rates in Porto with RVRentaCampervan

Pure, McRent, CampLider, Campinanda and Energi offer camping van hire in Porto and we have compiled the best rates from these companies. Touring vans can be picked up at the airport and in the city centre, with the latter recommended for its broad selection of RV Rental vehicle models from Arrow to Sky.

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