Palinuro is a small town on the southern side of Cilento, 80kms from Salerno, along the west coast of Italy. The region of Palinuro is part of Cilento and Vallo di Diano National Park. Palinuro is a popular tourist resort and experiences a mass influx of visitors each summer. Car hire is a great way to explore this region of Italy, so book now to secure a car and be prepared for your holiday!
The town's main attractions are its pristine beaches; the area is known for the cleanliness of its water and is regularly awarded a Blue Flag. There are also caves scattered along the coastline (pictured), providing ideal terrain for an adventure holiday.
The geographical location of Palinuro makes it ideal destination for accessing Italy's other major cities, such as Naples, approximately a 2 hour drive north and Sapri, to the east. Visitors can tour the town's sights, visit the beaches and explore the coastline at their leisure.
Visitors who book car rental in Palinuro have more freedom to explore the region in more depth. If you are travelling in your own vehicle you can skip queues for public transport, and travel between attractions in style, and avoiding large tour groups.
The closet railway station is eight kilometres from Palinouro, so having your own vehicle is advantageous. Hydrofoils provide links to Salerno and Naples, and the main road to the north is 10kms away.
Frequently asked questions
Is Carrentals.co.uk the cheapest?
Yes, we offer a guarantee of the lowest price - because we compare various retailers, we can always offer you the best price in town.
What do I need to do when picking up a car?
To pick up your car, you will need your voucher, passport, driver's license and a credit card. It is very important that your driver's license and credit card are in the same name as the main driver. Keep in mind that the local rental company will reserve a certain amount on your credit card as a deposit. This requires the PIN code for your credit card. If your driver's license is foreign (for example, in Chinese), you must bring a translation with you. Only your original passport and driver's license will be accepted - a copy is not sufficient.
Are there any additional costs?
In general, our rates are all-inclusive. Should there be any additional costs, our booking department will get in touch with you before issuing the invoice. Should you object, you can always cancel your reservation with no obligations attached (at least 48 hours in advance).
What kind of insurance is applicable to my car rental?
In general, Liability Insurance, Fire Insurance, All-Risks Insurance and Theft Insurance are included in the cost of your rental car.
What is a worry-free label?
This label indicates that a rental car satisfies the following requirements: Unlimited kilometers, no excess liability (and no excess cover available), sustainable energy policy, and that the car rental company has a good reputation. Availability of cars satisfying these four requirements will speed up the selection of a suitable vehicle for you.
How can I change or cancel my reservation?
You can cancel your reservation through "My Account". We recommend contacting us by phone if your changes to your booking or cancellation takes place at short notice (48 hours or less).
When will I get a confirmation of my booking?
Most reservations will receive confirmation within minutes after payment takes place. We recommend contacting our Booking Department for last minute reservations (pick-up within 48 hours).