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Preparing your trip to Le Havre: advices & hints - things to do and to obey

Le Havre at night 1. The central area of the city is very convenient to move on foot. A large part of central streets is closed for transport and is a pedestrian zone. Tourists who plan to rent a car should note that finding a parking place in the city can be quite difficult.
2. The city is distinguished by a well-developed public transport system. You can easily get to all part of the city, even to most remote areas, by bus. The cost of one trip is approximately 1.5 euros. You can also buy special tickets valid for a day or a week. Public transport tickets are sold in specialized Bus Océane outlets.
3. A funicular is one more popular form of public transport. It connects upper and lower parts of the city. The funicular runs every day except Sunday from 7:30 to 19:30. The cost of a ride is only 0.4 euros.
4. Making a bike ride is one more great way to explore the city’s attractions. In Le Havre you will find many bike rental services, where you are welcome to get a bicycle for any period. One of the most popular rental offices is Vélocéane. By the way, the longer the period of rental is, the smaller is the daily fee.
5. In order to rent a car you will need a driving license of the international standard as well as a credit card with the required amount of collateral in the account. People with driving experience of less than a year, as well as persons under the age of 23 years may be rejected to rent a car. Copyright
6. You can find information on upcoming tours and cultural events in local tourist offices. The price of tickets in some museums may vary depending on a season, so it is best to specify it in advance.
7. Tourists are not recommended to go for a walk to remote quarters of the city alone. Central District of Le Havre, on the contrary, is considered the safest place. This is the place where you walk safely even late at night.
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8. Savvy travelers should pay attention to numerous budget restaurants and bistros of Le Havre. These dining facilities are famous for excellent quality of food and great choice of dishes. What’s more important, the prices in them are really affordable.
9. Tourists should definitely not forget to visit the so called Creperie pancake cafes. They are great places where you can enjoy fresh pastries and, if necessary, order takeaway meals.
10. The locally produced cheese has always been one of the most popular souvenirs that travelers prefer to buy in the memory of their trip. Experts always mention that this cheese is distinguished by truly incomparable flavor and aroma.
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