I won’t pretend I got onto a long-distance bus because I thought it would be the most pleasurable way to travel. It’s always been cumbersome and slow, winding through every possible stop, going off the freeway to take the slowest possible route through every hamlet. Also, a bus can’t travel any faster than regular highway speeds. Planes and trains can go faster.
Decide whether you want a petrol or diesel engine. Diesel is economical if you will be clocking up high mileage and more environmentally friendly but the flip side is they cost more to service and are more expensive to buy. Petrol cars on the other hand are cheaper to buy, faster and becoming more economical.
The Golden Temple is not something that you should miss when your cheap flights to Amritsar touches down. However, there are a few things that you must remember when visiting this holy place. You should keep in mind to be respectful of their religion and customs. They may be different from your own but it should not be laughed about or ridiculed. When inside the temple, the men and women are supposed to cover their heads. Scarves should be worn to cover the heads of men and women alike. You can bring your own scarf or use the ones available for free at the temple entrances.
Renting a European car for a week and with unlimited miles is usually cheaper. Daily rates can be quite high in Europe. Find out how extending or reducing the number of days will affect your rates.
Sat Navs can turn out to be as much a trouble as they can offer you help. If you hire a GPS system take extra care with it because it can be an invite for thieves. When you leave the car, take the Sat Nav with you. Do not leave the cradle on the car window. When you remove the cradle from the screen, use a wet wipe to wipe off the sucker mark that has been left. You probably think this advice is crazy! But thieves can spot you have a GPS from the sucker mark or the cradle and will assume the SAT Nav is in the glove compartment. Believe it, sometimes even the best Car Rental Praslin rates cannot protect you from thieves.
Always opt for prepayment for the fuel at the rental counter. And refuel car at the airport filling station before returning. If you return car before refueling, the renting agencies charge exorbitantly high once car is back in their possession.
And wait till you see the vehicles and how they are equipped! How about built in bars, tv’s and a pounding stereo system just to name a few? The interior trim and features in all these cars is just incredible.
The bus is also another mode of transportation to get around Amritsar. The most convenient way to get around the city is by a rental car. There are plenty of car rental companies in the city. They may be more expensive than the other modes of transportation but a car rental is more convenient. Every tourist must be armed with these useful information before getting on their cheap flights to Amritsar.