Vacationers seeking small-town charm paired with modern conveniences of a large city will be delighted to spend their holiday in Girona. Located in Northeastern Spain in the Catalonia region, Girona is strategically sited an hour north of Barcelona, an hour south of the French border, and just a short distance west from the Mediterranean Sea, giving you innumerable options to enjoy a diverse, memorable vacation. The Old Town of Girona is an evocative ancient center with a well-preserved Jewish quarter, an encompassing city wall, and grand Gothic cathedrals. Tour the city of Girona and the surrounding region by car for a richer, more profound travel experience. Choose from Auto Europe’s large rental car fleet available for pick up at multiple city and airport locations.
Girona was once identified as the city of Gerunda by the Iberians in pre-Roman times. Traces of past civilizations tell a history reaching back thousands of years that continues to inspire citizens and travelers. Visitors touring the city by car can choose from a variety of engaging activities within the city limits and surrounding region. Old fortifications and towering cathedrals dotting the Old Town provide the perfect setting to relish Catalonian cuisine at a restaurant with a sidewalk terrace, and the ancient walls welcome you to enjoy a panorama of the landscape. Numerous cafes and bars lining the streets contribute to a vibrant atmosphere, and several clubs boast a night of dancing. Girona is a great location to spend your Spanish holiday and the most convenient way to tour the city is by car. Learn more about driving in Spain by visiting our driver information page.
Renting a car in Girona is a sensible alternative to public transportation and it gives you the freedom to explore Catalonia for an unforgettable experience. Auto Europe makes it easy to rent a car in a destination of your choice by offering guaranteed low rates and excellent customer service. To learn more about renting a car in Spain, visit our rental car FAQs or call us toll-free at 1-888-223-5555 to speak to a live reservation agent.