Prime Day is just about as close as we are going to get to an actual Christmas in July. Every year, Amazon and its partners offer great discounts on many of the items on site.
The 7 Best Amazon Prime Day Deals for Travelers
Below are some of our picks from the sale that are useful to travelers. Know of a deal we don’t have listed? Be sure to tell us about it in the comments below.
Traveling to visit relatives? You’re going to want to bring an air mattress so you’ll have a comfortable place to sleep. This one from Etekcity is a great pick mainly due to its portability. You can fold it up and put it in a suitcase or pack it in the car. It can also be pumped up without using an outlet making it great for camping!
Amazon User Review: “Great product, easy to use, as described.”
Price: Starting at $52 on Amazon
On Prime Day, almost all Amazon branded products are on sale and our top pick is the Fire 7 Tablet. This tablet is an entertainment powerhouse allowing you to enjoy just about all streaming services for music and video. The tablet comes in a few different colors and also has a kids version. If you’re looking for something strictly for reading, the Kindle is also on sale today.
Amazon User Review: “I have bought three of these and given two as gifts! Love it and so do those that have received them!”
Price: Starting at $30 on Amazon
Traveling abroad soon? Or just need a new phone? Amazon has all of the newest Samsung Galaxy phones on sale today and tomorrow. All of the phones are unlocked so they can be used abroad while traveling and on about any carrier in the US. The phones start at 30% off, with the highest discount of 36%!
Amazon User Review: “Very nice upgrade from s7. I'm glad I went with the s9+ . I really like the big screen, and extra camera.”
Price: Starting at $449
Editor’s Note: Prices and availability are current at time of publication. If you’re not able to get a deal because you aren’t a Prime member, you can sign up here.
Keep your devices charged with the Power Core 10,000 from Anker. The charger can charge multiple devices at once including the new Apple iPad, which can charge rapidly along with any other usb-c device. Through Prime Day the charger is almost 50% off!
Amazon User Review: “The Anker Powercore 10000PD combine the tiny form factor with the USB PD standard ubiquitous in most modren devices”
Price: Starting at $26
Deep, immersive sound perfect fro keeping out annoying seat mates when flying to your favorite destinations. These headphones can last up to 15 hours making them suitable for long flights. Amazon has an exclusive deal this prime day allowing you to get them from $160 instead of their usual $230!
Amazon User Review: “I absolutely love these headphones.”
Price: Starting at $160
Stop buying cheap umbrellas that generally fall apart at the first sign of wind. The Repel Windproof Umbrella is a great pick for those wanting a sturdy umbrella. The umbrella is automatic, compact, and lightweight. It also dries instantly once not in the rain.
Amazon User Review: “Great product and even better customer service!”
Price: Starting at $17
Many different Samsonite spinners are on sale during Prime Day. The one of above is a favorite due to its compact size. One of the bags is small enough to be a carry on on most airlines. Both of the bags come with a 10 year limited warranty. The spinners are also scratch-resistant and have TSA locks to keep your items safe.
Amazon User Review: “Overall this pair of suitcases is excellent and immediately replaced our older set. Five stars for lightweight quality and maneuverability.”
Price: Starting at $130