Delve deep into the south of France and visit the picturesque town of Beziers. With a car hire from Beziers with Auto Europe, you can explore the town which is famous for its delicious wine and bullfights. Built on a hill, the town is surrounded by vineyards and the beautiful French countryside. Visit St. Nazaires cathedral which was built in many different styles and has a lovely 'Bishop's Garden'. Perched on a cliff overlooking the River Orb, here you will find breathtaking views. Also in Beziers is the Espace Taurin, which an art gallery dedicated to bullfighting and features works by Goya, who is known as one of the most famous Spanish painters.
Driving in Beziers is quite orderly when compared to more congested cities such as Paris or Lyon. It is compulsory for drivers to have a breathalyser and safety kit in their vehicles at all times or you could be subject to fines.We strongly recommend reading more about general travel advice before travelling to France as the rules for drivers are constantly being updated and new laws may come in effect.
Auto Europe has also put together a guide to driving in France. Please take a look at it before your self-drive holiday.
Beziers is great to explore on foot, so try parking your car rental at one of the parking lots located in town. There will be a charge for some of these parking lots. Another option is to find on-street parking also. Some hotels may offer free parking to their patrons so it is advised to check with your accommodation beforehand.
Beziers located on the Orb River in the Languedoc-Roussillon wine region of southern France.
Beziers has a lovely Mediterranean climate ideal with mild winters. Hop in your rental car from Beziers and head thirty minutes away to Valras Plage, where you will find the beach and can go for a swim.
The airport in Beziers is quite small, with only two airlines flying in and out. It is quite close to the town and you can also pick up your rental car in Beziers straight from the airport.
Beziers Airport (BZR)
Website: Beziers Airport
Telephone: +33 4 67 80 99 09
There is an local bus service that puts all local towns and villages within easy reach. The 'Navette' bus takes visitors from the railway station into the centre of town.