If you want to get more out of a holiday in Ajaccio, book a car rental in Ajaccio with HAPPYCAR and see the beauty of the imperial city of Ajaccio. We provide friendly car rental services and a reliable range of comfortable new rental cars all at excellent value prices. Book online to pick up a car rental on arrival in Ajaccio, and you will be on the open road in no time, enjoying the sights of this French island at your own pace. From its rich history to busy ports, there is plenty in Ajaccio to keep you moving. We partner with prominent car rentals in Ajaccio such as Hertz, Avis, and AutoEurope to offer convenient various pickup locations to fit your schedule.
Rental car Ajaccio
On the west coast of Corsica, Ajaccio is the capital of Corsica. The town has mountains covered with a thick forest round up to the rear, and the port and fortress are towards the sea, on the Gulf of Ajaccio. This blend makes the weather in Ajaccio remain mild even in the cold months of winter making the town a favorite destination for tourists all year round and always bustling with activity. Ajaccio's is also famous for it is the birthplace of Napoleon Bonaparte. This will catch your attention on a visit to the town with the Rental Car Ajaccio; you will pass the house where Napoleon Bonaparte was born and raised- now the National Bonaparte Museum; the caves where he played; statues of Napoleon and places and streets named in his honor. The most striking monument is the one in the Jardins de Casone. The history of Ajaccio is founded on the 16th-century citadel which is still in use by the military and spreads North and West into the city. With the Car Rental Ajaccio, you can suitably visit the ‘old town’ of Ajaccio that hosts the cathedral, the Place Bonaparte, Rue Cardinal Fesch and continue up to the Place Marechal Foch near the seafront, which is the most favorite part of old town that fascinates many tourists.
Discover Ajaccio rental car
There are a large number of hotels, restaurants, bars, and cafes around Ajaccio. With the Car Hire Ajaccio, you can visit all these places and explore top sights in Ajaccio to see the actual picture of the town - the easy-going, relaxed approach to life that Ajaccio seems to embrace so well. There is also a beautiful beach along the coast in Ajaccio. Take a leisurely drive with our Car Hire Ajaccio along the seafront promenade to find other, usually quieter beaches. Along the seafront are also kid-friendly parks, skate parks, and outdoor gym equipment. The Fesch Museum, situated 200 meters north of Place Foch, is also worth a visit. The Museum is highly regarded due to the beautiful collection of Italian Renaissance paintings, initially collected by Napoleon's family. Also pass by the attractive olive groves and botanic gardens covering over ten hectares nearby the Bonapartes country house at Les Milelli, 5 kilometers North West of Ajaccio.
Road trip Ajaccio
To see more of the beautiful sights of Ajaccio, take a road trip with our Rental Car Ajaccio to Filitosa. It is a famous prehistoric site located 40 kilometers from Ajaccio. Filitosa has a wonderful collection of ancient statues and memoirs, with the hard granite carved into human representations. The site began more than 7000 years ago, with the carvings sculptured about 3000 years ago. It is one of the perfect examples of Megalithic art in the Mediterranean area. You could also drive inland with Car hire Ajaccio to escape from the crowds, appreciate some beautiful scenes, and to tour the Eccica-Suarella village. Eccica-Suarella is an attractive destination that will excite everyone. Eccica-Suarella is not well-known for nearby attractions sites, but you won't regret visiting the eateries in the surrounding areas and on seeing the Maquis Discovery Trail and the Gravona River. You could also follow the road D111 south-west from Ajaccio with Car Rental Ajaccio to explore the Pointe de la Parata, which is a slender headland 12 kilometers west of Ajaccio. The headland offers excellent sea views and the beautiful sights of the four isles of Iles Sanguinaires islands.