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If your trip to Les Arceaux is all sorted out but your travel itinerary is a little on the empty side, let us give you a helping hand.
Give that rental car a rest and start using those legs. Not far from the center of this neighborhood, Montpellier Cathedral is worth a look. More adventure awaits at Polygone Shopping Center and Esplanade Charles de Gaulle, which are also nearby.
Head over to Ecusson, an interesting close-by area. There are plenty of things to see and do here. From Les Arceaux, it's about 1 mile away.
Fill the tank, fire up the engine and get ready to feel the sea air blowing through your hair. Les Arceaux boasts some fantastic stretches of coast, such as:
Seeing as Les Arceaux is just 1 mile from central Montpellier, chances are you'll be doing a little city driving at some point this trip. If that's the case, opt for a compact or standard-size car. Depending on where your hotel is situated, parking may be hard to find — so don't make things complicated by selecting an unnecessarily big rental vehicle.
For some people, owning a luxury vehicle is little more than a pipe dream. But renting your dream ride can easily be a reality! Experience the thrill of cruising the open roads in a classy sports car, even if it's only for a few days. Or perhaps all you want is a set of wheels to get you quickly from A to B. Flashy or thrifty? Either way, one thing's for sure — there's a rental car to suit your style in Les Arceaux.
From speeding to parking, you should have an idea about the road rules before you start driving in Les Arceaux. Ready to learn? Read on!
You'll have to keep to the right when driving in Les Arceaux. Also, take some extra care if it's your first time on the road here. Once you've got the hang of how the locals drive, relax and enjoy the scenery!
One of the upsides of visiting a smaller city like Montpellier is less traffic — and you won't find much of it in the neighborhood of Les Arceaux. However, you may still encounter busier conditions just before and after work hours.
You'll discover plenty of places to leave your rental car in Les Arceaux. Even in the busiest areas, there's often a spot just where you need it.
If you're driving through Les Arceaux, a neighborhood in the city of Montpellier, speed limits range from 50 km/h to 130 km/h. Keep in mind that residential zones typically have a maximum speed limit of 50 km/h.
One of two things will happen. Your rental company may bill the fined amount to your credit card. This is the usual approach. Or it may pass on your contact information to the relevant local authority so the fine is sent to you directly.
Subject to a small number of exceptions, seat belts must be fastened when the vehicle is in motion in Montpellier.
It is illegal to use your cell phone while driving a car in Les Arceaux, and you could even be hit with a fine for just holding a phone when you're in control of a vehicle. That said, using hands-free or Bluetooth functions is allowed, as long as your eyes remain on the road.
The legal BAC (blood alcohol content) limit while driving in Les Arceaux is 0.05%. If a big night is on the cards, leave your wheels behind and organize some other way of getting home instead.
Traffic laws in Les Arceaux permit drivers at a red light to turn into the direction of traffic nearer to them, without waiting for it to turn green. Before making the maneuver, the vehicle must come to a total stop and the driver must make sure that the lane is clear before proceeding.