Sandnes is only a short drive from the major Norwegian city of Stavanger, and offers a perfect base to explore the whole area. Arranging a car rental with Sixt means you can drive to attractions both near at hand and further away. Children in particular will love the science museum and planetarium in central Sandnes. For a great view of Sandnes and the whole Stavanger peninsula, take a short road trip to Dalsnuten, park your car and climb to the summit. Another famous mountain near Sandnes that's well worth a visit is Preikestolen, a top tourist destination. Shoppers will find a huge choice of stores to visit, including 160 stores in the massive Kvadrat shopping mall, which offers free parking. When you rent a car in Sandnes, you can also discover the city's choice of restaurants and nighlife.