A road trip is a fun way to see new sights and explore the world around you. But, since driving isn’t always the most eco-friendly way to travel, you will probably want to do what you can to make your trip as green as possible. Packing the right things and making the best choices will help you to have an eco-friendly road trip that’s fun, memorable, and kinder to the planet.
When you’re on the road, make responsible choices. Be sure to pick up after yourself and leave no trace as much as possible. You can even find eco-friendly options for your accommodation. Aim to respect the world around you and the biodiversity of the places that you visit, rather than imposing yourself.
Packing light is smart!
Packing light is smart if you want to keep your carbon emissions low on your trip. By avoiding overloading your vehicle, you’ll use less fuel. Create an eco-friendly packing list so you know what to take with you and what you don’t need to.
Using natural products and making your trip plastic-free are easy ways to make your road- trip eco-friendly. Whether you already use sustainable products at home or you want to explore what’s available for your trip, you can find the perfect items. There are toiletries, healthcare, and wellness products that are ideal for your trip, from deodorants to dental care. You can make sure the whole family has an eco-conscious road trip too. With eco-friendly products available for everyone from your baby to your dog.
Looking for eco-friendly items to take on your road trip? Check out our top picks to help you on your way to a fabulous eco-friendly getaway!
Eco-Friendly Road Trip Essentials
Fabulous zero waste cutlery travel kit, consisting of a knife, fork, spoon and straw supplied in a lovely eco-friendly cotton drawstring bag. Making this a lovely sustainable gift or treat for yourself. They can be taken with you when you’re out and about, or use them at home they are super stylish!
High-quality zero waste reusable metal straws in a cotton bag are an eco-friendly alternative to plastic straws. These steel straws will look fabulous in your favourite cocktail. They are reusable, strong, lightweight, and can be carried with you wherever you go without fear of breakage. The natural cotton bag is ideal for storing your straws keeping them clean and always on hand!
Zero waste travel gift set with sunscreen, ideal to take on holiday or for weekends away. This thoughtful earth-friendly gift set contains all the travel essentials you will need and there’s room to add a few more bits and bobs. Supplied in an eco-friendly jute toiletry bag, ideal to grab and go.
Vegan wax oliwraps in winter leaf are made in the UK from olives and 100% cotton fabric, plant waxes, tree resins and plant oils. These food wraps mould and grip with the warmth of your hands to form a water repellant seal. These wraps will last between six months to a year with regular use, this natural formula will not crack or flake in your refrigerator or cool box.
Fabulous Bamboo lunchbox daisy pattern is made in China from organic bamboo fibre. Perfect to use for packed lunches, picnics and road trips. Comes with a wide rubber band to help keep contents secure and the cardboard packaging is fully recyclable.
The elegant shape of the Bioloco insulated stainless steel bottle in pistachio will keep drinks warm for up to 18 hours and cool for up to 12 hours.
Where ever you may wonder stay safe and enjoy the sights!