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What are the major attractions in Columbus?

If your trip to Columbus is all locked in but your travel itinerary is looking a little empty, let us give you a helping hand.

There's nothing better than discovering new places. While you're in the area, Green Creek Winery and Foothills Equestrian Nature ought to be among them. Another place to consider is Overmountain Vineyards.

What are the best road trip destinations near Columbus?

Take out your bucket list, because it's about to get longer. Once you've marked off the best sights in Columbus, you'll discover a must-see attraction just a little further out. Biltmore Estate needs no introduction. Located about 34 miles away in Asheville, your travel itinerary should include this must-see sight.

Where are the best beaches near Columbus?

Take a relaxing road trip to Lake Lure Beach and Water Park. It's 16 miles from Columbus and is a lovely place to lie back and unwind. Enjoy a leisurely stroll by the water and watch the frothy waves rippling along the shoreline.

Where are the best convention centers near Columbus?

Making your way to Columbus on business? After a taxing day of mingling and socializing, you might find your stomach shouting out for food. Thankfully, these convention centers are close to some terrific restaurants and cafés:

  • Bonclarken Conference Center (19 miles away).
  • Spartanburg Expo Center (19 miles away).

How can I get a cheap car rental in Columbus?

Here are our recommendations on how to get behind the wheel of a rental car with some extra cash in your pocket:

  • Check out as many different deals as you can (we make that chore as easy as ABC!);
  • By entering your email address into our Price Drop Alert, you'll know all of the best bargains for your chosen destination;
  • Research is the key to scoring the best rental bargains in town, so be sure to look into both airport and non-airport pickup and drop-off outlets before you pay for your ride;
  • If you have room to move in your schedule, alter your dates to find better prices on different days of the week;
  • See if you can keep your pickup and drop-off times the same. If you return your rental car later than you picked it up, you could be charged a whole extra day;
  • Sometimes companies reward you big time for prepaying — keep an eye out for these offers;
  • It's best to make a reservation as soon as your vacation dates are finalized. The earlier you book, the bigger the choice.

What kind of rental car should I get for Columbus?

No other mode of transportation can offer you freedom and convenience like your own wheels. No matter the reason for your adventure to Columbus, CarRentals.com has an impressive range of vehicles for you to choose from. Heading to the city with your other half? Make things cozy by renting a convertible. A joy to drive and a cinch to park, you'll love sitting alongside each other in one of these nifty rides. An SUV is a good option for families. There's room enough for everyone and you can venture wherever you want, whenever you want. If you're on the road for business, a premium car will get you from conference to meeting in serious style.

Should I get a luxury rental car in Columbus?

Sometimes it's all about the journey, which makes finding the right car important. If you're planning an amazing road trip around Columbus, a roomy SUV could be the answer. If you're looking for the best possible price and plan on sticking mostly to the city, an economy car is hard to beat. All you have to do is decide what's going to be the best fit, pack up the car, and hit the wide, open road.