Where is Downtown Calgary?
Sometimes getting hopelessly lost is the way to truly find yourself. With that said, before you get the keys to a rental car, it's wise to know just a few key things about Downtown Calgary — like where to find it on the map!
While there are loads of amazing people in Downtown Calgary, don't forget to head out in your rental car and acquaint yourself with some of the locals who live in the neighboring areas. Around 1,019,900 people call Calgary home.
What are the major attractions in Downtown Calgary?
If your trip to Downtown Calgary is all booked but your itinerary is a bit on the empty side, we can give you a few hints and tips.
Leave that rental car in the hotel parking lot and use those feet. Not far from this neighborhood's center, Knox United Church is worth a look. Devonian Gardens and TD Square are a couple of other nearby sights that draw a great many travelers like yourself.
What are the best road trip destinations near Downtown Calgary?
You can't head home without seeing Beltline. Boasting some awesome attractions, it's an appealing day-trip destination. Beltline is located about 0.6 miles from Downtown Calgary.
Where are the best convention centers near Downtown Calgary?
If you have some serious business to see to in Downtown Calgary, there's a good chance you'll be spending a lot of time in a convention center. If that's the case, you might like to know about some of the ones that have hotels and cafés nearby:
- BMO Centre (1 mile away).
- The Boris Roubakine Recital Hall (3 miles away).
- Eckhardt-Gramatte Hall (3 miles away).
What kind of rental car should I get for Downtown Calgary?
Given Downtown Calgary is just 0.1 miles from the center of Calgary, there's a strong chance you'll be doing a little city driving at some point this trip. If that's the case, opt for a compact or a standard-sized vehicle. Depending on where your hotel is, parking could be scarce — so don't make things harder on yourself by opting for an unnecessarily big rental car.
Should I get a luxury rental car in Downtown Calgary?
There's loads of choice when it comes to rental cars in Downtown Calgary. From luxury models to easy-to-park compacts, you'll find it all here. Choosing your ride depends on how much you want to spend and what activities you plan on doing. Some road trips are just begging you to splurge on your dream ride, whereas others don't need much more than four wheels and a gas pedal. Which car will you be sliding behind the wheel of this trip?