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Age requirements to rent a car in Niger

Most car rental agents allow you to rent a car when you are 21, however a young drivers fees will be applicable up to 24 years and normally with 21 years you can only rent mini to compact categories. Maximum age to rent a car is 75 years but this depends on car rental agent. We advise you, to check the detailed terms and conditions of each car rental agent. 

My flight arrives at midnight. Are there still car rental agents open then?

For most locations it is possible to take a rental car out of office hours. When making a booking you can select the pick up time. If the pick up time is after opening hours, please check if there is an out of hours fee applicable. This fee must be paid on arrival directly to the car rental company. You can find the information in the detailed terms and conditions.

Drive your rental car in Niger

Driving around in the city of Niger with a rental car can be a hassle but not impossible. Its a good way to move around but we advise to have a look at the local traffic rules as they may vary with what you are used to. Take in mind that in rush hour traffic can be pretty dense and it can take longer before you reach your destination.

What documentation do I need to rent a car in Niger

A valid driving license in the name of the main driver and additional drivers is required, held for a minimum year requirement. An International License is also required, along with your own home license if you are renting out of the country where your home license was issued. Please always check in your own country for full details and requirements on where to obtain one. Also a credit card in the name of the main driver is needed when you want to rent a car.

Freedom to move where you want with a rental car

A rental car gives you the freedom to move wherever you want or make sightseeing stops when you want. All for your commodity and you can drive whenever you want without depending on buses or trains. Please take in mind that traffic rules must be respected at all times.

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Desert Tours of West African Niger with a Car Rental

Named after the Niger River, the Republic of Niger is the largest country in West Africa. Although you will not find ocean beaches in Niger, it has numerous attractions making it a destination of choice in the region. Over 80% of its surface area is covered by the Sahara desert. It borders seven countries including; Algeria, Libya, Nigeria and Chad. Its capital city is Niamey.

Niger has a rich historical background giving it its cultural and archeological attractions today. It was home to the Hausa, Fulani kingdoms among other empires. You will also find details of pre-colonial Sultanate of Damagaram states. Its colonial French history also provides a crucial heritage in West Africa. You can visit the sites, but you would need a four wheel drive vehicle due to the rough terrain.

What unique practices can you find in Niger’s Culture?

This is a subtropical climatic region with massive desert sand dunes. You will notice the nomadic settlements at the Lake Chad basin in the Far East. The nomads of Niger have an interesting life style. Tourists visit to explore the nomadic lifestyle. Among the nomads are the Fulani, Tuareg, Arabs, Kanuri and Toubou. The majority of Niger’s population however is the Hausa ethic group.

These ethnic groups have unique traditional practices and simple lifestyles. One site you must visit is the Sultanate’s Palace in the city of Zinder. Experience the Hausa traditional Ramadan festival at Sultan’s palace. You will also find their mud traditional homes at Zinder. With Islam as the main religion, you have a lot to learn about the Niger Islamic practices and the Arabic dialect. Niamey city has a number of large mosque buildings

Learn about the Animists in Niger and their exceptional practices. These are indigenous groups that adhere to their ancient traditional religion. You will find them in the southern parts of Niger. 

Natural beauty

Experience the camel rides around the Air Mountains and the Sahara Desert. The Tenere Natural Reserves and the Niger National Park have a variety to offer. These are World Heritage Sites for tourist attractions in the region.

Reliable public transport and car rental across Niger

Travelling across this landlocked nation requires a reliable means. You can access its neighboring states via road. If you are a visitor, there are public vehicles and car rental services as well. Whether you plan to visit the small or large cities, you will find highways linking Niger cities. To access the desert region, you need to hire a 4x4 vehicle to be able to navigate through the tough terrain and sand pistes.

Travel and Car hire Tips

Niger’s climate is often hot, dry, and dusty. As you take your trip, carry the ideal clothes for the weather. Protective gear like sunglasses and SPF lotion will protect you from the harsh sun rays. The southern parts of Niger have a tropical climate and you will find numerous resorts, hotels and lodges around the country. You need to research on your location for the best accommodation. There are car rental services with cheap car hire rates for all seasons. Carry a quality camera devise for spectacular photos like the scenic views of the African sunset.

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