A great way to discover Provence is to drive along the superb country roads from village to village. And to make this journey unforgettable, consider renting a vintage classic car. You'll have the chance to take to the roads of the Luberon, the Alpilles or the Côte d'Azur at the wheel of a superb Triumph TR3, a FIAT 124 Spider, an MG-B or an authentic 2 hp! La Dolce Vita aboard a magnificent car!
Where to rent a classic car in Provence?
We've had some bad experiences with poorly maintained cars. There are some very serious service providers dedicated to this activity. We recommend the following professionals for the beauty of their vehicles, their competitive rates and their reliability.
You can reach Aix by TGV, then hire your classic car and explore the beauty of Provence at the wheel of your little classic car".
Which classic car to rent in Provence?
You can rent a classic sports car, such as :
a Ford Mustang,
a FIAT 124 Spider
a Triumph Spitfire
These are small, elegant cars that are a pleasure to drive.
You can also rent a vintage family car such as :
a Citroën 2CV (its French nickname is "la dodoche")
a 1970s FIAT 500
a 1970s Beetle
a Peugeot 204 from the 1960s
Rent a classic car for a wedding
Are you or someone you know organizing a wedding in Provence? It's traditional to take the bride and groom to church or to the town hall in a classic car. You can rent a classic car from one of the service providers recommended above, and get a magnificent vehicle for the happiest day of your life.
Some service providers also provide wedding decorations for the classic car. Check with them directly.
You can also hire a classic car for an EVG, an EVJF, a wedding anniversary, a family celebration...
The vintage car trend
Whether you're looking for a week's vacation in the Luberon or a romantic weekend on the Côte d'Azur, vintage car rental is becoming increasingly popular. If it's expensive and cumbersome to buy a classic car yourself, renting one for a vacation or weekend is very practical and enjoyable. You can even enjoy the luxury of trying out many different models that you'd never be able to buy yourself!
Classic car rental in Aix-en-Provence
Aix-en-Provence is a classic starting point for vacations in Provence, with its major TGV station. It's very convenient to rent a classic car in Aix-en-Provence, to enjoy your vacation in your own little marvel, and to return it at the end of your vacation and take the train home. On this page, you'll find a list of serious classic car rental companies based in Aix en Provence.
Rent a classic car in Marseille
Marseille is another classic starting point for vacations in the south of France. Arrive at Marseille station or airport, rent your classic car and set off to explore the Alpilles or Camargue in a beautiful vintage car. On this page we'll also point you in the direction of vintage car rental companies based in Marseille.
Vintage car rental on the French Riviera
Driving along the Côte d'Azur from Monaco to Saint-Tropez, via Nice and Cannes, at the wheel of a superb classic car is becoming an increasingly popular leisure activity. On this page, we'll point you in the direction of classic car rental companies on the Côte d'Azur. It's the ideal activity for a romantic weekend or week-long vacation!
We hope this article has inspired you to discover our beautiful Provence at the wheel of a beautiful classic car. It's an original and highly enjoyable experience, which allows you to discover all the little villages of Provence and the Côte d'Azur while enjoying the country roads of our beautiful region.
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