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If your trip to Angra dos Reis is all locked in but your itinerary is a bit on the empty side, let us give you a helping hand.
Near the city center, Bonfim Beach is one attraction you might like to add to your to-do list. If you still have room on that itinerary, Cataguás Island and Naval College will keep you occupied too.
See what's going on in nearby Paraty. What's 31 miles when you have your own set of wheels? The journey there is half the fun! Among the first stops you make here should be Jabaquara Beach, Paraty Beach and Parati-Mirim Beach. Locals are also likely to point you in the direction of Itatiaia, 43 miles away. If you only see one attraction here, let it be Pequena Finlandia. (But we're also big fans of Serrinha do Alambari and Parque Nacional do Itatiaia.)
Fill up with gas, buckle up and get ready to feel the fresh salty air on your face. Angra dos Reis boasts some glorious stretches of coast, such as:
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Having your own wheels in Angra dos Reis will give you more flexibility to go wherever you want at your leisure. Maybe you'd like to head out of town, hit the country roads, and see where the wind takes you. If so, pick up one of our mid-size or full-size SUVs and check out the cliffs in the area. If you just want to experience city life, something small is a good idea. Getting around heavy traffic and busy streets will be much less stressful with a mini or compact car.
There's plenty of choice when it comes to rental cars in Angra dos Reis. From SUVs with trunk space galore to easy-to-park compacts, you'll find it all here. Choosing your ride depends on how much you'd like to spend and what activities you've got planned. There are some road trips that are just begging you to splurge on your dream ride, whereas other adventures don't need anything more than four wheels and a gas pedal. Which car will you be sliding behind the wheel of this time?
Driving in a foreign location needn't leave you gripping the steering wheel with white knuckles. If you're on your way to Angra dos Reis, get confident in the driver's seat with these tips:
In Angra dos Reis, you'll have to stick to the right side. When exploring someplace new, it's always a wise idea to rent an automatic vehicle. That way, you can concentrate on the road ahead and not worry about gear changes.
You'll find lots of places to park the car in Angra dos Reis. Even in the thick of the action, there's usually a space just where you need it.
Since the population of Angra dos Reis is about 153,600, you shouldn't encounter too much trouble with traffic. However, downtown streets can get busy in the rush hours before and after work, so you may want to avoid driving during these times.
Speed limits vary in and around the city of Angra dos Reis, but usually range from 30 km/h to 110 km/h. Most residential roads have a top speed of 60 km/h unless posted otherwise.
Normally, one of two things will happen. Your chosen car rental company may charge the amount stated on the fine to your credit card. This is the most common practice. Alternatively, it may pass on your contact details to the relevant local authority so the fine is sent directly to you.
If you have hands-free or Bluetooth functions enabled, you can use your phone while driving in Angra dos Reis. Just make sure you stay focused on the road.
The legal BAC (blood alcohol content) limit when driving in Angra dos Reis is 0.06%. If a big night is on the cards, leave your rental car behind and organize some other way of getting home instead.
Traffic laws in Angra dos Reis permit drivers at a red light to turn into the lane nearest to them without waiting for it to turn green. Before turning, the vehicle must come to a total stop and the driver must be sure that the way is clear before moving on.
Yes. Although, there are a couple of exceptions for certain vehicles operated by public transportation networks.