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What are the major attractions in Tonsberg?

If your trip to Tonsberg is all booked but your travel itinerary is a bit on the empty side, we can give you a few hints and tips.

Plan a stop at Mother and Child. It's one attraction you'll find on most visitors' must-do lists. If you still have some space on that travel itinerary, Notteroy Golf Club and Sondre Slagen Church will keep you on the go too.

What are the best road trip destinations near Tonsberg?

If you find yourself with a little extra time and you're happy to travel 19 miles, take a look at Fredrikstad. This popular place offers loads of things to keep you engaged. Soak up the sights beginning with Gamlebyen Goat & Poultry Farm, Old Town Model Train Center and Old Fredrikstad Golf Club. Larvik is another wonderful option. It's 19 miles away and offers a variety of fascinating things to see and do. Foldvik Familypark, Bolgen Culture House and Bokeskogen Park are only the start.

Where are the best beaches near Tonsberg?

If you're traveling to Tonsberg with the young ones, a fun day at the seaside is a fantastic way of keeping them occupied. Pack the trunk with some bats, balls and buckets, and take a day trip to one of these wonderful beaches:

  • Tivolistranda (11 miles away).
  • Sjobadet Beach (16 miles away).

How can I get a cheap car rental in Tonsberg?

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  • Search both airport and non-airport pickup locations to be sure you're bagging the absolute best price around;
  • You can often save a pretty penny if your vacation plans are flexible. Compare different days and dates and find out what savings you can score;
  • Do what you can to keep your pickup and drop-off times as similar as possible. If you bring back your car at a later time than you picked it up, you could be charged an extra day;
  • Some car rental companies reward you with discounts if you pay as soon as you book, so be sure to keep a lookout for these penny-pinching deals;
  • Don't let the deal you want slip through your fingers. Book now and lock in your dream set of wheels.

What kind of rental car should I get for Tonsberg?

No other mode of transportation can offer you convenience and freedom like your own wheels. No matter the reason for your jaunt to Tonsberg, CarRentals.com has a fantastic range of vehicles for you to pick from. Spending time in the city with your special someone? Make things cozy by renting a mini or convertible. Fun to drive and easy to park in tight spots, you'll love sitting alongside each other in one of these nifty rides. A minivan is ideal for families with youngsters. There's enough room for everyone and you can venture where you want, whenever you want. If you're traveling for work, a premium car will take you from your hotel to the boardroom in luxury and comfort.

Should I get a luxury rental car in Tonsberg?

For some people, owning a luxury vehicle is a little (or a lot!) out of reach. But renting your dream ride is far more achievable than you might think! Imagine cruising around town in a classy sports car, even if it's just for a short while. Or perhaps all you're chasing is a reliable set of wheels to bring you safely from A to B. Flashy or frugal? Whatever you decide, there's a rental car to suit your style in Tonsberg.

What do I need to know about driving in Vestfold og Telemark?

Before you get behind the wheel in Tonsberg, you should be aware of the local road laws. From blood alcohol limits to parking restrictions, here's what you need to know:

What side of the road do they drive on in Tonsberg?

People drive on the right-hand side of the road in Tonsberg. Even though you may be comfortable with the traffic rules, we recommend driving a little more cautiously in new and unfamiliar destinations.

Is it difficult to park in Tonsberg?

For the most part, finding a spot to park the car in Tonsberg isn't too difficult. If you plan to drive to one of the more popular attractions in town, it's a wise idea to look at parking options before you set off.

Does Tonsberg have peak-hour traffic?

As with most places, you can expect slightly heavier traffic in the early and late rush hours. However, due to its smaller population of roughly 38,900, traffic congestion isn't much of an issue in Tonsberg.

Are there speed limits in Tonsberg?

There are. In Tonsberg, speed limits range from 80 km/h to 110 km/h. Most built-up areas have a maximum speed limit of 30 km/h unless signed otherwise.

What happens if I get a speeding fine while driving a rental car in Vestfold og Telemark?

Most of the time, your chosen rental car company will charge the amount listed on the fine to your credit card, including local taxes. Or they may share your contact details with the relevant local authority, who'll then issue a fine to your postal address.

Is it illegal to use a cell phone while driving in Tonsberg?

As in many places, normal cell phone usage is prohibited while behind the wheel in Tonsberg. However, an exception applies for hands-free or Bluetooth capabilities. Just make sure you stay focused on the road.

What are the rules around drink driving in Tonsberg?

In Tonsberg, it is a criminal offence to drive with a BAC (blood alcohol content) in excess of 0.02%. If you're planning to have a few drinks with lunch or dinner, leave your rental car behind.

Is turning on a red light allowed in Tonsberg?

No. In Tonsberg, red equals stop, with no exceptions. When approaching a set of traffic lights, always maintain a safe speed so you can easily stop if you need to.

Are seat belts compulsory in Vestfold og Telemark?

You bet. However, there are exceptions for vehicles operated by public transportation systems.

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