6 valuable tips for beginner campers
Many people dream of traveling with a camper through Europe or other continents. However, as a private vehicle for most is barely affordable, it makes sense to start in rented an RV – not least, to find out if this is your kind of travel. But what should you look for when hiring of Van&Co. actually? TRAVEL BOOK answeres six typical rookie questions.
1. Am I afraid as a “beginner”?
Many first tenants are initially put off by the size of the motorhome. Fear, however, can be taken quickly. There are professional motorhome rental options when picking up the vehicle, a comprehensive and intensive instruction and all the details are explained. Previous knowledge or camping experience are not required.
2. Does my normal driver’s license work?
That depends on the size of the motorhome. Who has an old license for category 3, is allowed to drive motorhomes up to 7.5 tonnes gross weight. Holders of a category B driving may move motorhomes up to 3.5 tons. Also important: The tenant and the minimum age of the person who rents the mobile home must be 21 in possession of a valid identity card or passport. Moreover, it should be noted that the minimum age for some types of vehicles is 25 years.
3. How do I find the right motorhome?
Here are two points important: What kind of a trp is planned and how many people are traveling with the camper? For example, a family vacation planned a motorhome should be selected, the size of the number of travelers corresponds. In this context is not only relevant, if enough beds are available. The number of seats with seat belts must be considered, because while driving, it is compulsory that all strapped sitting in their seats. Who is sporty and go as surfboards plans to transport the RV, this must also take into account when choosing. The maximum authorized mass of which is registered in the registration document must not be exceeded.