Are you considering hiring a campervan and going on a road trip? Does the sound of having the open road ahead of you and being able to explore a country at your own pace appeal to you? If so, you may like to hire a campervan which will have the added benefit of being able to park up and sleep under the stars while having all the mod cons and comforts of home. This article will look at five things you didn’t know about campervan hire.
Safely try wild camping
People often believe that they’ll need to stay in a paid campsite or caravan park to get a good night’s sleep. However, that’s not always the case. Depending on which country you are traveling in, there may be places to stay for free. This will help you to save money but will also bring you closer to nature. In recent years, wild camping has become more and more popular.
You’ll be part of a campervan community
Every year hundreds of people travel by campervan as it becomes a more popular summer holiday option, a variety of campervan clubs have been established. Camper van enthusiasts often gather together for events, rallies, and festivals. These events are friendly and fun for the whole family. Why not take a detour to join one of these events, it’ll be a great addition to your itinerary.
Enjoy an eco-friendly holiday
Many camper van hire companies have gone to the effort of making their vehicles greener? Choose a van with an engine that runs on advanced diesel technology. Many campervans have lower fuel consumption and emissions, then would be expected. If you want to go the extra mile, try cleaning your campervan with rainwater collected from the roof.
Great Value for money
Lower the cost of traveling by hiring a campervan; you’ll get a car and hotel room all in one along with more freedom to go where you like. Try splitting the costs with a group of friends for a more affordable road trip. You’ll also be able to save money by cooking in your camper van rather than eating out.
Create special memories
A campervan holiday will be filled with unique and special moments which you’ll remember for years. Create special memories of the kid’s summer holidays that they’ll remember for years while spending some quality time together. Campervan bring everyone closer together, why not listen to some music and sing along as you drive or play a game of cards after a day of exploring.