If your trip to Sparta is all organized but your travel itinerary is looking a bit empty, let us give you a few hints and tips.Kentucky Speedway is one sight that lures plenty of travelers like yourself. If you’re yet to fill up that itinerary, squeeze in Richard Petty Driving Experience as well.
Sparta has some awesome sights, but there are other things to keep you amused in the surrounding area. How does a world-renowned attraction sound? Muhammad Ali Center hardly needs an introduction. Located about 55 miles away in Louisville, your travel itinerary should include this unmissable attraction.
Whether you’re traveling on your own or with the family, CarRentals.com will help you find the perfect ride for your Sparta trip. A mini is an ideal option if you’re going to be spending almost all of your time in the city. Inexpensive and with impressive mileage, these cars will take you from point A to B quickly and easily. If you feel like doing things a little differently, take a look at our special category. We know you’ll find something that’ll attract a few glances! Got the kids in tow? A spacious SUV will suit your needs.
You’ll be pleased to hear that there’s a great range of luxury rentals in Sparta. What you end up going with is largely dependent on your funds and the activities you’ve got planned. Specialty vehicles are all about mod cons and comfort. If you’re splashing out, why not book an elite SUV, or perhaps a stylish mid-size sedan? Alternatively, if you just need something to get you from A to B as economically as possible, we can help you out with a versatile compact vehicle (or something else that won’t burn a hole in your wallet).
You’ll have to keep right while driving in Sparta. In addition to that, take a little extra care if it’s your first time in the driver’s seat here. Once you’ve got the hang of how the locals drive, you can relax and start enjoying the scenery!
Parking in Sparta is a cinch. There’s no need to repeatedly go around the block in heavy traffic here — and that’s why the locals love it. There’s loads of off and on-street parking available.
As with most cities, you can expect more traffic just before and after work during the week. However, due to its smaller population of roughly 230, traffic gridlock isn’t a big concern in Sparta.
Speed limits vary throughout Sparta, but typically range from 25mph to 65mph. Most residential areas have a maximum speed of 35mph unless indicated otherwise.
Generally, one of two things will happen. Your chosen rental car company may bill the fined amount to your credit card. This is the usual practice. Or it may provide your contact information to local authorities so the fine is sent to you directly.
It’s legal to use a cell phone while driving around Sparta. But we recommend that you err on the side of caution and avoid calling or texting — your focus should be on the road.
In Sparta, it is a criminal offence to operate a vehicle with a BAC (blood alcohol content) over 0.08%. If you’re in the mood for a drink or two, it’d be wise to leave the rental car at your hotel.
Yes you can. However, before you turn you are required to bring the vehicle to a total stop and only continue if the way is clear.
Subject to a small number of exceptions, seat belts must be fastened when the vehicle is in motion in Gallatin County.