If you ever plan to visit Phoenix, which is the capital and most populous city of the U.S. state of Arizona, then you can explore the city by taking a motorbike on rent. With motorbike you have complete freedom to to visit wherever you want and that too at your own pace. You can travel to any narrow lane and explore various remote areas that perhaps no one ever visited before.
However, there are 5 things to consider before renting a motorcycle in Phoenix which are as follows:
- Decide whether you like to make a round trip or one way trip
Depending upon your need, you can decide whether you want to return back to the same place from where you have rented your motorbike. Most of the company’s that rent motorbike will prefer this option. This is fine if you are staying in a nearby hotel, from where you have rented your motorbike. Otherwise, you can have the choice to visit any location in Phoenix and find the nearest franchise of the motorbike renting company and deposit the motorbike. You may save some money too in this process, however it must be acceptable to the motorbike renting company.
- Do you want to drive alone or with your girlfriend?
If you are alone then you can take any solo drive motorbike that can cost you less and you can comfortably move to any place. However, if you are accompanying your girlfriend too then you need to consider the motorbike with pillion so that both can comfortably sit while driving. If you have some luggage to carry too then select a motorbike with a provision to carry light luggage. Such motorbike may cost you little more.
- How long are you planning to drive?
In case, you do not have any companion with you then you may like to carry your laptop, camera and other gears along with light luggage. Therefore, you can choose a touring bike so that you can spend few days in Phoenix with the baggage and also carry your portable tent to spend your time during night too.
- Check the insurance offered by the rental company
This point is also important to consider however the decision may be little complicated. You must decide on the insurance required and accordingly you will be charged. Consider insurances for the following based on your need.
- Basic liability insurance that every one will need in order to drive on public roads in any place.
- You may also need insurance that can cover the risk of any damage to the motorbike
- Insurance in case you cause injury to any other person
- You must have valid license to drive motobike and must have necessary papers for the same
No motorbike rental company will allow you to drive their motorbike, unless you show them the necessary paper that you are 21 years or above and have a valid license to drive motorbike in this country.
Hope this information was useful to you. Happy holidaying in Phoenix!!