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If your trip to Gaarden is all locked in but your itinerary is a little on the empty side, let us give you a few hints and tips.
Enjoy new adventures without having to travel far. You'll find Sophienhof and Grusellabyrinth Kiel not far from the heart of this neighborhood.
Make sure you stop by Mitte and Düsternbrook during your stay here. Allow plenty of time to explore — there's loads to keep you busy. Travel 1 mile from Gaarden and you'll reach Mitte. Alternatively, Düsternbrook is located 2 miles away.
If you're traveling to Gaarden with the kids, a fun day at the seaside is a wonderful way to keep them occupied. Load up the trunk with some buckets, spades and beachballs, and drive out to one of these glorious beaches:
If you're in town for a work conference, you'll find Kieler Schloss located 2 miles from Gaarden. During your break, head to a nearby restaurant to snatch a moment to yourself — networking and socializing can be draining.
The neighborhoods around Kiel have an unique vibe, and Gaarden is no exception. Just 2 miles from downtown, it's a convenient base to explore this bustling metropolis and its surrounding area. Head out and soak up the sights in a good all-rounder such as a standard car. You'll be able to cruise around those city streets more easily without sacrificing space for luggage and legroom.
For some of us, owning a prestige vehicle is little more than a pipe dream. But renting your dream ride is well within your grasp! Imagine the thrill of cruising down the highway in a snazzy convertible, even if it's just for a short while. Or maybe all you're looking for is a dependable set of wheels to bring you from point A to point B. Affordable or flashy? Either way, one thing's for sure — there's a rental car to suit you in Gaarden.
Plan to jump behind the wheel in Gaarden? You should get your head around the local traffic laws. Here are the basics you'll want to know before you explore this neighborhood and beyond:
You'll be driving on the right-hand side of the road in Gaarden. Even though the rules may be similar to home, we suggest driving more cautiously on roads you're not familiar with.
Peak-hour traffic jams aren't a huge issue in Gaarden and the wider area of Kiel. With a population of 232,800, the roads aren't as busy here as they are in bigger cities.
It can be. Circling the block looking for a parking spot is all part of the experience in Gaarden. Getting close to the popular sights is easier if you research your options ahead of time.
Gaarden is a neighborhood in Kiel, where speed limits range from 30 km/h to 130 km/h. However, these limits can differ. Residential zones are usually 30 km/h unless marked otherwise.
Normally, your rental company will bill the fined amount to your credit card. Alternatively, the company may forward your contact details to local law enforcement agencies so they can send a fine straight to you.
In short, yes. However, there may be exceptions for vehicles used by public transportation systems.
Provided you have hands-free or Bluetooth functions enabled, it's fine to use your phone while driving around Gaarden. But be sure to stay focused on the road.
When operating a vehicle in Gaarden, it's illegal to have a BAC (blood alcohol content) higher than 0.05%. Thinking of having one or two drinks over lunch or dinner? Consider taking a taxi or using a ride-sharing service.
No, it's not. In Gaarden, red means stop, with no exceptions. When approaching a set of traffic lights, always maintain a safe speed so you can easily stop when you need to.