This year VAN-IT is opening up internationally, and the first opening is in Portugal! And more particularly in Faro, a city that represents the traditional art of living in southern Portugal
First in a long series, the Faro agency in Portugal opens the ball for openings outside of France. In this one California, Venturo, Nugget and other vans will be available for rent, a wide choice that will allow you to enjoy your stay in Portugal. Renting a van in Portugal will allow you to get away from it all, offering you a range of breathtaking landscapes, with its endless coasts, and its beaches that will delight both surfing enthusiasts and idlers alike.
The atmosphere of Faro has kept this scent of a bygone era that floats on the seaside or in the pedestrian and cobbled streets of the medieval center surrounded by ramparts. It is also nice to travel by van in Portugal, since you will be able to observe the storks which have deposited their nests of straws, in the middle of the roundabouts, and even at the top of the bell tower of the city.
You will find a white sand beach less than 10km from the city center, the ideal place to visit and rest in front of a magnificent landscape. Renting a van in Portugal requires establishing a road-trip, many have already been done, soon VAN-IT will offer its own road-trip in Portugal !
The VAN-IT agency located in Faro, in the south of Portugal, is an ideal starting point for discovering this beautiful region: the Algarve. If you are a fan of sunsets, this is one of the best spots in Portugal to admire the sunsets. It is also a location that allows you to travel along the entire coast of Portugal, and to be able to visit many places in this country.
Succumb to the offer of its many cafes and terraces which serve refreshing drinks, as well as sweet pastry specialties of the region: Colchão de Noiva, Queijos de amendoa or even garnished figs. During your stay, sports enthusiasts will be just as satisfied in Faro, because water sports are practiced there with great fervor. Surfers are welcome! Golfers too, indeed the city has many golf courses with the perfect “green”.
Going on a road trip in Portugal is an unforgettable experience, full of good surprises, whether in winter or in summer, the south experiences rather mild temperatures in these periods. You will taste Portuguese freedom and generosity throughout your stay.
Portugal enjoys a temperate climate, with a fairly humid coastline and a hinterland that experiences hot summers and harsh winters. Going on a road trip is always more pleasant under the sun, it is advisable to go to Portugal from April to October. Note that the summer months can be very hot inland and represent high season in Portugal. However, the period from June to August is also the most suitable for swimming, on the Atlantic coast as in the Algarve.
The advantage of traveling by van is freedom. You will often find a breathtaking view from the Bulli directly on the sea. By wild camping you are away from many constraints, being immersed in the tranquility of nature, which is rare in campsites. So if you want to fall asleep near the sea, avoid the campsites, and find a place near the coast, there are many in Portugal.
If you want to make a road-trip of breathtaking beauty, beautiful nature, exciting cities: do not hesitate to rent a van in Portugal, you will not regret it ! Let the adventure begin !