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Car hire in Peterborough will allow you to immerse yourself in the excitement of this vibrant city while enjoying some of its surrounding areas too. With a variety of attractions and things to do, the whole family will enjoy a break in this city.

History, culture, shopping and parks - whatever you want out of your break, you'll find it in Peterborough...


Pick up your rental car in Peterborough by visiting downtown locations. Pre-booking online will help you to get a cheap car hire deal in Peterborough and you can enjoy the freedom of the open road in no time!

A visit to the imposing Norman cathedral is an absolute must when visiting the city. With its magnificent frontage, a tour will afford you the opportunity to see points of interest such as the cloisters, St Oswald's Chapel and the nave.

For history enthusiasts, the Peterborough Museum and Art Gallery is housed in one of the city's most historic buildings, while Burghley House from the Elizabethan era will allow you a glimpse into a bygone time. The Garden of Surprises and Sculpture Garden are well worth a visit while you are here. 

If you fancy trying your luck while on your visit to the city, the Peterborough Greyhound Stadium is open every Wednesday, Friday and Saturday from 6.30pm with the first race at 7.30pm. 

There is also a variety of pubs, bars and restaurants in the city, whether you're looking for a romantic table for two or would prefer a country pub with a roaring fire in one of the nearby villages. For a meal with a twist, try one of Peterborough's floating restaurants by the river!

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