If your trip to Otaki is all organized but your itinerary is a bit on the empty side, let us give you a helping hand.There’s nothing better than exploring new places. While you’re here, Ontake 2240 Ski Resort and Mount Ontake should be among them. Another attraction to consider stopping at is Mitakeonsen Otaki Hot Spring.
If you’ve ticked off all the highlights in Otaki, there’s more on offer in the surrounding area. Matsumoto is just 40 miles away. Travelers who head here usually have Matsumoto Castle on their to-do lists.
Whether you’re traveling on your own or with the whole gang, we can help find your ideal ride in Otaki. If you’d rather something small, why not consider a mini or compact? These nifty cars are a breeze to park and cheap to run. Can’t wait to get out and explore the surrounding areas? An SUV or a full-size car might just be the ticket. If you want to pull out all the stops this vacation, make an impression with one of our ritzy premium cars.
Sometimes it’s all about the journey, which makes your car choice particularly important. If you’re planning an unforgettable road trip around Otaki, a robust and stylish SUV could be the answer. If you’re hoping for the best possible price and plan on staying mostly in the city, a versatile compact is a clever pick. All you have to do is work out what will suit you best, round up the troops, and clock up those miles.
In Otaki, you’ll be driving on the left side of the road. That means the driver’s seat is on the right side. If your rental vehicle has a manual transmission, familiarize yourself with changing gears with your left hand.
Getting your hands on a car space in Otaki isn’t always quick and easy. That’s why many travelers look for a hotel that comes with a parking lot. When leaving the car around town, keep a close eye on the signage. Overstaying the specified time limit could result in a large fine.
There sure are. In the city of Otaki, speed limits range from 30km/h to 100km/h. Most built-up areas have a maximum speed limit of 40km/h unless otherwise indicated.
Generally, one of two things will happen. Your rental car company may bill the amount stated on the fine to your credit card. This is the most common approach. On the other hand, it may forward your contact details to the relevant local agency so the fine is issued straight to you.
It is illegal to use your cell phone while you’re behind the wheel in Otaki, and you may even be fined for simply handling your phone if you’re in control of a vehicle. However, the use of hands-free or Bluetooth functions is permitted, as long as your focus remains on the road.
The legal BAC (blood alcohol content) limit while driving in Otaki is 0.03%. If a big night is on the cards, leave your rental wheels behind and organize another way of getting home instead.
No, it’s not. In Otaki, red equals stop, with no exceptions. When approaching traffic lights, always drive at a safe speed so you can easily stop if you need to.
Seat belts must be worn in Nagano Prefecture. Having said that, these rules may differ for some vehicles, such as those operated by public transportation systems.