Located in the North - East island of Corsica, France, Bastia is the main port of the island. The island is mainly inhabited by immigrants. It is the business hub of the island and is famous for its wine. It has a number of major tourist attractions like the museum of Corsica, palace of the Genoese governors and others. One can visit these places of importance by hiring Bastia airport rental cars. The rental company offers car services at affordable prices and one can rest assured of the standard of services offered by the company.
Before the Genoese Governors set their base in Corsica, many small villages existed around the city of Cardo which was then one of largest cities in the island. These villages were occupied by the local fishermen of Cardo and were initially named ‘Porto Cardo’. In the year 1380, the Genoese governors felt the need for a strong shelter from the sea storms and began the construction of the first bastigilia or citadel. This construction was attributed to Governor Leonello Lomellini. Soon after, subsequent citadels or strongholds were constructed and the port began to be known as Bastia.
The Bastia airport is located in Lucciana, 22 km from South of Bastia and therefore it would be convenient for you to travel from the airport by Bastia Car Rental Services to reach the port city centre. Visitors who rent a car in Bastia airport ensure that they enjoy the most of what the city has to offer.
With a rich historical background there are some major tourist attractions in Bastia. The Saint John Baptist Church at Bastia speaks of immense architectural excellence. The port city is famous for its white sand beaches but also offers a number of water sports to tourists. People from far and wide come to take a look at the Genoese Citadel that dates back to the 16th century. The botanical garden, Anglo- Corsican parliament are some of the other places of interest that can be visited. In order to get an insight in to the lives of the local people one can hire car Bastia airport services for managing their entire travel plan.
Bastia airport rental cars offer a wide range of cars at cheap and affordable prices. With easy online booing facilities, taking the services of the rental company is the best option available to visitors.
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