In Alicante you will have a choice between several car rental categories. According to your need and budget pick the correct model, deals start usually 9 euros / day.
Alicante is one of the largest port cities in Spain. The wonderful climate, beautiful beaches and interesting sights has made this destination popular with tourists all over Europe.
Santa Barbara Castle Or Castillo De Santa Barbara, is a magnificent medieval fort standing at the pinnacle of Benacantil Hill, the highest point in Alicante. Built in the 10th century by the Moors, it is one of the largest and most impressive fortresses in Spain. Tourists can explore the restored lookout tower, dungeons and more, whilst learning about the rich history of the castle.
San Nicolas Cathedral The full name is actually San Nicolás de Bari Procathedral, this structure was built over a Mosque. It took half a century to build, completed in 1662, and was designed in the beautiful and intricate baroque style of that period. Located in the old town, visitors can enjoy strolling through the serene gardens under the splendid blue dome of the cathedral.
Alicante Provincial Archaeological Museum Also referred to as MARQ Alicante, whose mission is to bring archaeology into the 21st century. Opened in 2002 by the Queen of Spain, this renovated hospital is a fascinating place to spend the day. Modern technology is expertly employed to bring ancient history back to life in new and exciting ways; appealing to all ages yet maintaining strong scientific attention.
San Juan Beach The foremost attraction for many visitors to Alicante, this exquisite long sandy beach is one of the major tourist attractions in the area. The excellent shops, bars and restaurants that line the beach front are a perfect compliment to the warm blue sea. Holiday-goers can enjoy volleyball, swimming, water-sports and sunbathing before refueling with a cold drink and some tapas or paella.
Before booking a car in Spain, we recommend revising the current driving laws in the country. Here you will already find some useful information.
We recommend double check the following information on Spain's government websites. If you see any changes to make, please let us know and we will update our database for other drivers!
In Spain drivers must drive on the right side of the road
Town : 30-50km/h
Carriageway : 90-100km/h
Motorway : 120km/h
Blood Alcohol Level : 0.05%
In Spain drivers are not allowed to drive if they overpass 0.05 grams of alcohol per 100ml of blood
Driver under 18 are not allowed to drive car.
Additional drivers can be added to your rental, an extra charge might be applied by the car rental agency.
25 to 99 years. Young drivers age: 21 to 24 years might be charge extra per day.
Bare in mind that in many car rental agencies, if your driving's licence is not in the Roman alphabet (i.e. if it is in Arabic, Greek, Cyrillic or Chinese) you are required to bring an International Driving Permit and your domestic licence. For driving licenses from countries not part of the international driving license treaty, an official translation of the license must be presented with the original license.
The most common fuel policy is Full to Full. Basically, your vehicle will be supplied with a full tank of fuel and you will have to return it with full tank.
To avoid incurring fuel charges, you will need to return it with the same amount of fuel as it had when you collected it.
On your pick up, you may be required to leave a fuel deposit reserved or charged on your credit card, this will be released or refunded when you return the car full. Missing fuel will be charged on your return. The price per litre charged by the rental agent may be significantly higher than the price at the local service station. A refuelling charge may also be applicable. Fuel charges are payable at the rental desk unless otherwise stated in the top section of rate details.
Most of the time, the mileage policy will be unlimited. Meanwhile, some car rental agencies impose a mileage restriction per day. Please make sure to double check this policy before booking a car
For most rental, those basic insurance will be offered for free. You could take a complete damage cover package during your booking or when you will collect the rental.
The supplier might require a deposit amount at pick-up. It is a guarantee held on the credit card in the event of damage or theft of the vehicle. It will be automatically released if there is no damage or theft during the rental period.