If your trip to Narbonne is all sorted out but your travel itinerary is looking a bit empty, we can give you a few hints and tips.If your family and friends ask why you’re coming here, just show them some images of Canal de la Robine and Narbonne Cathedral. These terrific attractions guarantee you’ll have a memorable trip.Near the city center, Narbonne Market is one attraction you might like to put on your must-see list. Aquajet Parc Canaima and Stade d’Honneur du Parc des Sports et de l’Amitié are also not far away and worth a pit stop.
If you’re looking for a fun pit stop, point your wheels in the direction of Perpignan. It’s home to well-known attractions like Palace of the Kings of Majorca and Le Castillet. You’ll find this place 35 miles from Narbonne. Get set to start clocking up those miles, because Comedy Square and Fabre Museum are also a rewarding day trip. You’ll discover these popular attractions in Montpellier, 55 miles away.
Rain, hail or shine, you’ll be able to explore the lovely beaches near Narbonne from behind the wheel of your rental car. As you approach the ocean, keep your eyes open for seagulls gliding over these stunning stretches of coastline:
Beach of the Ayguades (8 miles away).
Plage des Chalets (8 miles away).
Gruissan Beach (8 miles away).
Having your own ride in Narbonne will give you more freedom to go wherever you want at your own pace. Maybe you’re planning to escape town, hit the highway, and go wherever the wind takes you. If that’s the case, grab one of our full-size or mid-size SUVs and take in the sandy shores in the surrounding area. If you just can’t get enough of city life, take to the wheel of something small. Zipping around busy streets will be a whole lot easier in an economy or compact car.
There’s more than enough choice when it comes to rental cars in Narbonne. From people-movers with plenty of room to spare to economy rides that are a snap to park, you’ll find it all here. Choosing your ride of course depends on your budget and where you plan to go. There are some road trips that are just begging you to splurge on your dream ride, whereas other adventures don’t need much more than four wheels and a gas pedal. What type of car will it be this time?
You’ll have to keep to the right when driving in Narbonne. Also, exercise some extra caution if it’s your first time behind the wheel here. Once you’re familiar with how the locals drive, you can relax and enjoy the new scenery!
Parking in Narbonne is a cinch. There’s no need to repeatedly go around the block in heavy traffic here — and that’s what the locals love about it. There’s plentiful off and on-street parking on offer.
As the population of Narbonne is only 50,800, you probably won’t have much difficulty with traffic. That said, city center streets can get busy before and after work hours, so you may want to avoid driving during these times.
While driving through the streets of Narbonne, keep in mind that the speed limits usually range from 50km/h to 130km/h. Most residential zones are 50km/h unless otherwise signed.
Normally, one of two things will happen. Your car rental company may charge the fined amount to your credit card. This is the usual approach. On the other hand, it may forward your contact information to local law enforcement agencies so the fine is sent straight to you.
Provided you have hands-free or Bluetooth functions enabled, you are able to use your phone while driving a car in Narbonne. But be sure to keep your eyes on the road.
In Narbonne, it is an offence to operate a vehicle with a BAC (blood alcohol content) higher than 0.05%. If you’re planning to have a few drinks with lunch or dinner, it’s a good idea to leave your car behind.
Yes you can. However, before you turn you are required to completely stop the car and only move on if the coast is clear.
In short, yes. However, there are a couple of exceptions for vehicles operated by public transportation systems.