Paris Orly Airport Car Rental
Paris-Orly Airport is the second most important airport in France, after Charles De Gaulle Airport.
It is easy to get to Paris city centre from this airport by car, because it is only 14 km far. The inauguration of Paris-Orly Airport dates back to the early XX century; originally, it was used as a military airport. Only after the Second World War it was turned into a civil airport and nowadays it grants connections to the main European cities.
Paris: points of interest
Once landed in Paris-Orly Airport and picked the rental car up, after having booked it on RentalUp, you can start to discover the many attractions Paris has to offer to whoever would like to visit it.
Taking advantage of the opportunity to rent a car at Paris-Orly Airport, you can start to discover the capital city from the quarter of Montmartre, that in the past used to host artists such as Picasso and Modigliani.
Later, thanks to the comfort of the car rental service at Paris-Orly Airport, you can visit Notre-Dame Cathedral, one of the most interesting examples of neo-gothic architecture not only in France but in the entire world, and the Eiffel Tower, which was built in occasion of one of the first EXPOs. Originally, the Eiffel Tower was not so much loved by the inhabitants of Paris, but throughout the years it has become the symbol of Paris in the world and nowadays it is one of the most visited and appreciated monuments by tourists.
Paris: art and culture
Thanks to the car rental service at Paris-Orly Airport, you can also admire Champs Élysées, one of the most famous and appreciated areas in the city. Moreover, Champs Élysées are ideal for shopping lovers. At the end of this boulevard, you will find the Triumphal Arch, another important attraction from a cultural and artistic point of view.
A journey through Parisian art and culture must include also a visit to the Orsay Museum, where you can admire the works of the greatest names in art history, such as Michelangelo, Cezanne and Leonardo. In this museum, you can also admire works related to the worlds of cinema and design.
Versailles Palace and the French regions
Versailles, with its enchanting palace, is about 20 km far from the airport, while you can arrive to Saint Denis with its historical abbey in about 30 minutes and, widening the range, you can visit stunning places, such as Fontainebleau Castle, that is reachable in less than an hour driving along the highway A6.
Normandy is very close too. Its chief town, Rouen (that you can reach in less than an hour) is an extremely interesting destination: it is known as the town of a hundred belfries and here Joan of Arc was condemned to the stake. Heading more to the North, you will find the charming beaches overlooking the Channel, that are subject to high and low tides.
You can go, by car, to the close Champagne, land of wines for excellence; or to Picardie to visit Amiens, where you can admire the biggest Gothic Cathedral in France; or to Beauvais, land of tapestries and pottery.
Paris is the starting point of many roads leading to every corner of France: you can go everywhere with a car at your disposal and no destination will seem far to you. If you are in France for your holidays, renting a car, which allows you to customize your journey, will be the ideal choice for your needs, so that you will have the opportunity to visit the most important attractions in the north of the country, without any concern for the public transportation timetable.
Thanks to RentalUp, you will have the opportunity to take advantage of the low-cost car rental serviceat Paris-Orly Airport, selecting the lowest prices offered by the web. The car typologies at customs’ disposal can satisfy every need: from the city car, to the sedan and the station wagon.