Car Rental Tips

Traveling is a passion for many people and if the vacation destination is glamorous Santorini Island then travel charm increases with hypnotic sunset, delightful weathers, lovely beaches, Luxury spa hotels, culture, beautiful landscape, and light crowds. Few car rental tips can help you to have a comfortable and cost effective journey to Santorini Island.

Renting a car is the best way to take the charm of entire beauty of Santorini as per your convenience, which can provide you optimum travel charm with freedom and flexibility. But some times the rental cars create complications, because of your lack of understanding in car hire which, leads to put you in trouble with your car rental company. Before you go for car rentals, following tips should be taken care of:

Choosing a suitable car is one of the most vital decisions to double the charm of traveling. If you are having a trip with small children then you have to think of a specious car with all luxury arrangements that can provide you comfort during the journey. If you are looking for cost effective and cheap rental rates, you should go for small car models.

Size of the car is not the only factor, but you should try to choose the car which is environment friendly along with auto transmission system. Never forget to check whether car Rental Company is offering something extra. As there are a large number of car rental companies in Santorini, you can find all information about the cars as well as the terms and conditions online by visiting their car hire sites.

Reserve or booking your car:

Before booking your car think how long will you need a rent car? If you are looking for a long vacation more than a week then you should choose the Santorini local car hire companies, because they have a very good idea about the tourist spots based in Santorini and you will get rent cars in cheap rates.

For better rates you can search the booking engines to get an overall idea to know the availability of the competitors’ rates. You can have an internet search of car rental companies’ websites for a better price comparison rates. After a thorough comparison of the rates of various car rental companies, you can book your car online best suits to your preferences and budget. Never forget to ask for discounts and special offers to your car rental company.

Be aware of the cost of car rentals:

It is wise able to see the cost of car rentals including airport surcharges, insurances, state & local taxes, Gasoline bills, additional driver fees and drop off fees. It is essential for you to know these extra charges; otherwise your trip will be ended up paying the amount more than your expectation and budget.

Steps to follow at the time of returning your rent cars:

1) Before returning the car always fill the gasoline tank by yourself, so that you have to pay the amount of gas actually you have used.
2) Avoid filling the tank at near by gas station to airport, the price is expected to be very high. Feel your gasoline tank few miles away from the airport.
3) Return the rent car at the stipulated time period. It shouldn’t be too earlier and too late
4) To be agreed upon any damage, be sure the check -in attendant look over the body of the car in your presence