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What are the major attractions in Athens?

If your trip to Athens is all booked but your travel itinerary is looking a bit empty, let us give you a helping hand.

Stop by U.G. White Mercantile. It's one attraction you'll usually find on travelers' to-do lists. If you still have some room on your travel itinerary, Houston Memorial Library and Alabama Veterans Museum & Archives will keep you on the go, as well.

What are the best road trip destinations near Athens?

If you find yourself with a little spare time and you're willing to travel 22 miles, take a look at Huntsville. This popular place offers up lots of things to see and do. Explore the area beginning with Von Braun Center, Westside Center and Huntsville Depot Museum. Situated 40 miles away, Florence is another popular destination. If you visit, make sure you check out Blackberry Trail Golf Course, Larimore Home and Muscle Shoals Sound Studios.

How can I get a cheap car rental in Athens?

Avoid paying through the nose for a rental car by following our top tips and tricks:

  • A car can take you anyplace you want to go — so can the web. Compare the cheapest deals from all the top companies in just a few clicks;
  • Check your inbox for our fantastic Price Drop Alert. We'll let you know all about all the amazing bargains cruising around your next vacation destination;
  • Broaden your search to include both airport and non-airport locations to be sure you're bagging the absolute best offer in town;
  • If you're flexible with your schedule, adjust your dates to find lower prices on different days of the week;
  • To avoid paying a late fee or an extra day, aim to keep your pickup and drop-off times the same;
  • Keep more dollars in your back pocket. You'll get some of the best deals when you prepay your rental;
  • It's best to make a reservation as soon as your dates are set. The early bird catches the worm!

What kind of rental car should I get for Athens?

No other mode of transportation can give you freedom and flexibility like your own car. Whatever the reason for your trip to Athens, CarRentals.com has a terrific range of vehicles for you to pick from. Spending some quality time with your other half? Turn up the romance by renting a compact car or a mini. A joy to drive and easy to park in tight spots, you'll love sitting alongside each other in one of these cute rides. A van is ideal for large families. There's enough space for everyone and you can go wherever you want, whenever you want. If you're on a business trip, a premium car will transport you from meeting to meeting in comfort and luxury.

Should I get a luxury rental car in Athens?

First of all, there's an impressive variety of both high-end and economy rental vehicles on offer in Athens. What you end up going for will depend on how much you're willing to spend and what you plan to do. Prestige vehicles offer unparalleled comfort and class. If you want to indulge yourself, why not pick up an SUV with all the bells and whistles, or perhaps a flashy mid-size sedan? Alternatively, if you're just after something to whiz around town in at the cheapest price possible, we can help you out with an economy compact vehicle (or something else that won't blow your budget).