If your trip to Yokkaichi is all booked but your travel itinerary is a little on the empty side, we can give you a helping hand.Stop by Yokkaichi Dome. It’s one sight you’ll usually find on many travelers’ to-do lists. If you still have room on that travel itinerary, Yokkaichi Municipal Museum and Tarusaka Park will keep you entertained as well.
If you’re up for a day trip, pack some snacks and head over to Ise. Located 35 miles away, it has loads to keep you occupied. You could also soak up the sights of Toba. It’s located 35 miles from Yokkaichi and has some fantastic things on offer.
There’s nothing quite as romantic as being beside the sea at twilight. Take a drive to Rinku Beach and catch the sun’s rays sparkling over the water before it disappears into the horizon. You’ll find this glorious stretch of coastline 13 miles from Yokkaichi.
If you’re here for a business conference, you’ll find Port Messe Nagoya 14 miles away. When you get a break, head to a nearby café to snatch a few moments to yourself — networking and socializing can be draining.
Some people find dodging traffic in big cities a bit daunting. But in a small ride like a compact, those bustling Yokkaichi streets will be a walk in the park. Prefer to spend your days discovering the surrounding bays? Browse our fantastic range of SUVs. With loads of space and oomph under the hood, these bigger cars will make those long, scenic drives even more unforgettable. Crossing off all the attractions and activities that Yokkaichi is renowned for has never been easier with your own set of wheels.
You’re spoiled for choice when it comes to renting a car in Yokkaichi. From people-movers with plenty of room to spare to zippy little compacts that make parking a breeze, 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 require no more than an engine and four wheels. Which car will you be sliding behind the wheel of this time?
In Yokkaichi, motorists stick to the left side of the road. This means the driver’s seat is on the right side. If you’ve rented a vehicle with a manual transmission, you’ll need to get used to changing gears with your left hand.
It can be. Driving around the block looking for a place to park isn’t unusual in Yokkaichi. Getting near the top sights is easier if you plan in advance.
One of the upsides of motoring around a smaller city is less traffic, so you won’t have to worry too much about rush-hour gridlock. With a population of about 295,800, you can look forward to a smooth Yokkaichi driving experience.
Most residential areas in Yokkaichi have a 40km/h speed limit. Outside these areas, the speed limits normally range between 30km/h and 100km/h.
Most of the time, your chosen rental company will bill the fined amount to your credit card. Alternatively, the company may supply your contact details to local authorities so they can issue a fine straight to you.
It is against the law to use your cell phone while driving around Yokkaichi, and you may even be fined for just holding your phone if you’re in control of a vehicle. However, using hands-free or Bluetooth functions is allowed, as long as you keep your attention on the road.
In Yokkaichi, it is against the law to drive with a BAC (blood alcohol content) greater than 0.03%. If you’re thinking of having a few drinks over dinner, you’d be wise to leave the rental car at your hotel.
Turning on a red light is a big no-no in Yokkaichi. Always be on the lookout for traffic signs and lights so that you don’t break any road rules.
Seat belts are mandatory in Mie Prefecture. However, these rules may not apply for some vehicles, such as those used by public transportation networks.