Situated in the county of Kent on the south bank of the River Thames, Gravesend is a town steeped in history. From Stone Age relics, Tudor battlements and the site of the Luftwaffe bombings, you can take a step back in history when you visit this ancient town. With beautiful historic countryside on your doorstep, Gravesend is the perfect base for those wanting to take part in outdoor adventure sports. Van hire in Gravesend gives you the freedom to pack your essentials to go for a hike or bike ride for the day and explore this beautiful area of the country.