car hire in Paraguay

Tips for driving your rental car in Paraguay

If you're travelling to Paraguay, a rental car is the best way to reach all the spots this country has to offer. Paraguay is a very interesting country to explore and its capital city Asunci?n counts 520,722 inhabitants. In Asunci?n lives 7,9% of the entire country's population, which counts over 6,620,000 inhabitants. In Paraguay the language spoken most widespread is spanish but people also speak guarani. The time zone in Paraguay is GMT-04:00 so make sure you adjust your watch at landing. We suggest adjusting your watch before take-off to help conquer jetlag! The electric plug type in Paraguay is C and the electric voltage is 220 V, so it could be a good idea to bring an adaptor with you to protect your devices' lifetime. The calling code in Paraguay is +595, make sure you note this down as it can come useful at times.

More travel information about Paraguay

With a fuel cost in Paraguay averaging at 1,29 GBP, driving around the country won't break the bank. Paraguay shares its land borders with Argentina, Bolivia and Brazil, which mean there are plenty of road trip options for travellers wishing to explore a little further. Before crossing any border, please make sure that this is in line with the terms and conditions of your car hire as these might vary according to the supplier you rent your car from. The roads stretch for 48,300, which ranks Paraguay as the 63rd country in the world with the longest road system. This amount of road will let you drive across the country and discover its wonders, secret spots and the delicious local tastes. Please note that in Paraguay there is a right-hand traffic law - it's important to know that the currency is the United States Dollar (PYG). Speed limits in town are 50 km/h and on motorways they are 110 km/h. Bear in mind that in Paraguay, speaking on the phone while driving is allowed therefore we recommend caution at any time.

UNESCO World Heritage Sites in Paraguay

Paraguay boasts one UNESCO sites which confirm this country's important heritage. Should you visit this country for leisure you can't miss a spot like the cultural site of Jesuit Missions of La Sant?sima Trinidad de Paran? and Jes?s de Tavarangue. Hire your car choosing among the most popular car hire suppliers in the world, including Avis, Hertz, Europcar, Alamo, Budget and many more.