If your trip to Platte Woods is all booked but your travel itinerary is a little on the empty side, let us give you a few hints and tips.The wider region is known for some outstanding rock climbing and canoeing. Why not jump in your rental car, get some fresh air and reconnect with nature?
Rental cars are a terrific option for professionals who travel frequently. If your time in Platte Woods is largely for business purposes, you should know where the best business and convention centers are located. These are some of the top suggestions:
KCI Expo Center (6 miles away).
Kansas City Convention Center (10 miles away).
American Royal Complex (10 miles away).
Platte Woods is an excellent base for your getaway to Parkville. Whether you have to plans to spend lots of time in the city or you’d prefer to hop off the beaten path, we have an ideal set of wheels for you. Naturally, families tend to pick something with room to move, such as an SUV or a full-size car. If you think you’ll go off-road at any point, a rugged four-wheel drive would be a smart choice. Those traveling solo or with a few friends will find a compact car will fit your needs for commuting in and around the city.
Sometimes the journey is more significant than the destination, which makes your car choice particularly important. If you’re about to head off on an unforgettable road trip around Platte Woods, a comfortable SUV could be the answer. If you’re looking for the cheapest price possible and plan on sticking mostly to the city, a versatile compact is a smart pick. All you have to do is work out what’ll suit you best, throw your bags in the back seat, and start clocking up those miles.
You’ll be cruising along the right side of the road in Platte Woods. Even though it may seem similar to home, it’s a good idea to drive a little more cautiously on roads you’re not familiar with.
It’s relatively easy to find somewhere to park in Platte Woods, though you might find it hard to score a spot in the busiest streets. Staying at a hotel that has parking included is always a smart idea.
One awesome thing about traveling to a smaller city like Kansas City is less traffic — and you won’t find much of it in the neighborhood of Platte Woods. However, you may still experience busier road conditions during standard peak-hour times.
The speed limits in Platte Woods are comparable to the rest of Kansas City, ranging from 25mph to 75mph. To ensure the safety of both pedestrians and drivers, a default speed limit of 25mph applies to most residential areas.
Most of the time, your rental car company will bill the amount stated on the fine to your credit card, including local surcharges. Otherwise, they may provide your contact details to the relevant local authority, who’ll then issue a fine directly to you.
It’s not illegal in Platte Woods, but we don’t recommend it. For a safer ride, it’s a good idea to wait until you’re safely parked before using your phone.
While operating a vehicle in Platte Woods, it’s illegal to have a BAC (blood alcohol content) greater than 0.08%. Thinking of having a wine or two over lunch or dinner? Consider taking a taxi or using a ride-sharing service.
Traffic laws in Platte Woods permit drivers at a red light to turn into the direction of traffic nearer to them, without waiting for a green signal. Before turning, the car must completely stop and the driver must be sure that the lane is clear before continuing on.
Seat belts must be worn in Kansas City. Having said that, the rules may vary for some vehicles, such as those operated by public transportation systems.