Discover Car Hire in Montpellier
The beautiful city of Montpellier is located just a few miles inland from the Mediterranean Sea in the south of France. Montpellier is an ancient academic city with wonderfully maintained historic buildings, abundant gardens and a huge central square, Place de la Comédie.
You'll find the old city is full of history, and this area is the best for shopping, dining and people watching. Your rental car from DriveAway will take you around this beautiful city and you'll be able to discover everything Montpellier has to offer.
While you are staying in Montpellier, you should see the Promenade du Peyrou, two tiers of terraces which were built at the highest point of Montpellier to provide an impressive setting for festivals. The Gardens in Montpellier hold a medieval archeological garden, which are built on the remains of the 13th century Saint-Esprit church.
There are incredible sights to see outside of Montpellier, and you'll be able to see it all with your car rental from DriveAway. The unspoiled beaches of the Mediterranean are only minutes away from Montpellier. Drive to the town of Sète, and climb Mount Saint-Clair for brilliant views of the landscape and the sea. Close by is the town of Bouzigues to sample the best oysters in France. North of Montpellier is the Grotte des Demoiselles near the town of Ganges, amazing caves jam-packed with stalactites and stalagmites. Take your car rental to the village of Balaruc-les-Bains, where the thermal springs have been known to have curing powers. There is so much to discover in the beautiful city of Montpellier and its surrounding regions, and you can discover it all with your rental car from DriveAway!
|Cities (To and From)||Distance (Approx. km)||Travel Time (Approx. hr)|
|Montpellier - Paris||700||7|
|Montpellier - Aix en Provence||150||2|
|Montpellier - Bordeaux||500||4.5|
|Montpellier - Nantes||830||7.5|
|Montpellier - Lyon||300||3|
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