If your trip to Kalkar is all booked but your itinerary is looking a little empty, let us give you a helping hand.Near the city center, Wunderland Kalkar is one sight you might like to consider adding to your must-see list. If you still have some room on that travel schedule, St. Nicholas Church and Market Square will keep you on the go as well.
If you’re up for a little more adventure, keep on cruising to Moenchengladbach, 40 miles from Kalkar. You’ll find plenty more fascinating things to experience here, such as Borussia Park and Rheydt Castle. Get set to rack up those miles, because Rhine Tower and Duesseldorf City Hall are also worth a road trip. You’ll discover these great attractions in Düsseldorf, 40 miles away.
Wind down the car window and inhale the cool sea air as you head towards Badestrand. 15 miles from Kalkar, it’s the perfect place to go for a relaxing day by the water.
With your own ride, Kalkar is all yours to enjoy. People visit this charming city for a wealth of reasons, and here at CarRentals.com we have a different car for each of them. The top priority for large families is space (and legroom). Depending on the number of family members, that could mean anything from a full-size vehicle to a 12-passenger van. Travelers on a budget love the fuel-efficiency and affordability of our smaller cars, such as a mini or compact car. If you’re looking to make a grand entrance in Kalkar, you could even check out our special category for a vehicle that will make any car enthusiast go weak at the knees.
You’ll be happy to hear that there’s an impressive variety of both economy and high-end vehicles to rent in Kalkar. What you end up opting for depends on your budget and what you plan to do. Specialty and prestige vehicles offer unparalleled comfort and class. If you feel like splashing out, why not book a fully kitted-out SUV, or perhaps a slick mid-sized sedan? Otherwise, if you’re just after a car to zip around town in as economically as possible, maybe go for a no-frills compact vehicle (or something else that won’t burn a hole in your wallet).
You’ll need to stick to the right while driving in Kalkar. In addition to that, exercise some extra caution if it’s your first time in the driver’s seat here. Once you have a feel for how the locals drive, relax and enjoy the scenery!
Getting a place to park in Kalkar isn’t always easy. That’s why many people look for a hotel that has its own parking. When leaving the car around the city, keep an eye on the signage. Overstaying the permitted time limit could result in a large fine.
As the population of Kalkar is about 14,000, you shouldn’t have too much difficulty with traffic. That being said, city center streets usually get busy in the rush hours before and after work, so you may want to avoid driving then.
Speed limits vary in and around Kalkar, but typically range from 30km/h to 130km/h. Most residential zones have a top speed of 30km/h unless indicated otherwise.
Normally, one of two things will happen. Your chosen rental car company may bill the amount stated on the fine to your credit card. This is the more common practice. Or it may supply your contact details to the relevant local authority so the fine is issued directly to you.
If you have Bluetooth or similar functions enabled, you are allowed to use your cell phone while driving around Kalkar. But be sure to remain focused on the road.
The legal BAC (blood alcohol content) limit while driving in Kalkar is 0.05%. If you’re planning a big night on the town, leave your car behind and organize a different way of getting home instead.
It’s prohibited to turn at a red light in Kalkar. When you come across one, enjoy a mindful moment until the signal goes back to green.
Yes, so buckle up. However, there are a few exceptions for vehicles used by public transportation networks.