Best Travel Umbrellas 2017 – Buyers Guide and Reviews

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Best Travel Umbrellas 2017 – Buyers Guide and Reviews

Updated - August 2017

Are you looking for the best travel umbrellas that are portable and perfect for your next vacation? We look at the Best Travel Umbrellas you can buy in 2017

Travel Umbrellas are ideal to avoid getting caught in a downpour when you are traveling. It is always handy to have a good compact Travel Umbrella available in your backpack, handbag or even cargo pockets.

What are the best travel umbrellas? If you have ever been caught in a torrential downpour or monsoon when traveling you know how important it is to have a good quality travel umbrella. Whether you are looking for a rugged umbrella that you can take hiking or trekking or a cute little umbrella that also looks fashionable making sure you keep dry while traveling is extremely important.

Travel Umbrellas can come in a range of prices from entry level to luxury and the final choice of brolly can depend on a number of factors including your budget and where you will be using it. Please remember that high cost doesn’t always mean quality and some of the cheaper umbrellas available are good quality.

Good quality Travel Umbrellas should be well made from quality steel or fiberglass and be have a canopy of at least 40 inches. The better brands offer Teflon or similar coating to keep the umbrellas as waterproof as possible. Most importantly they need to have automatic open and close buttons and fold down to a small size to make them easily fit in your bag. We review the best travel umbrellas you can buy in 2017.

That is why I have created a list of Best Travel Umbrellas to buy in 2017. After hours of research online and trying a wid range of different models, I have shortlisted the top 10 travel umbrellas bags that you should consider right now. For more information view our Travel Umbrella Buyers Guide.

The following are our 10 best travel umbrellas to buy in 2017.

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Tasbel Travel Umbrella Automatic Compact Umbrella

Best Compact Travel Umbrella 2017

Tasbel Travel Umbrella Automatic Compact Umbrella
Tasbel compact umbrella is built from compact umbrella cloth from polyester pongee and tough aluminium. It’s highly waterproof and makes the umbrella impregnable to water as well as reinforced with fiberglass ribs to stand against wind and corrosion. Unisex design in black color. 3-fold automatic travel system that opens and closes at the press of a button.


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Lightweight Dupont Teflon Travel Umbrella by Repel

Best Lightweight Umbrella 2017

Lightweight DuPont Teflon Travel Umbrella by Repel
This travel umbrella from Repel is made with flexible fiberglass ribs and stops the umbrella turning inside out. Made with Teflon this umbrella helps to repel the rain from its waterproof 42″ canopy. Weighing just over 1 pound and folding 11 inches long this is a great umbrella for backpacks, luggage or even purses when travelling.


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Raines 10-Ounce Automatic Open Mini Travel Umbrella

Best Windproof Umbrella 2017

Raines 10-Ounce Automatic Open Mini Travel Umbrella
This Raines travel umbrella from Totes has automatic open and close and is super portable. The 42″ canopy folds down to only 7 x 1 3/4″ and fits perfectly in purse, luggage, backpack or even cargo pants. Waterproof and windproof and only weight 1.3 pounds this umbrella is perfect for your next trip.


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Brooklyn Basix DriRun Premium Vented Travel Umbrella

Brooklyn Basix Premium Vented Travel Umbrella
This DriRun premium travel umbrella from Brooklyn Basix weigh about 1.2 pounds and 8 inches in length. Including automatic open and close button, wind, water and UV resistant this is a fantastic travel umbrella for your next trip.

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ERGONOMIC GRIP - Textured handle with nylon strap provides optimum comfort and firm grasp for all. LIMITED TIME PRICING! BUY NOW - 100% satisfaction guarantee and backed by our 1 year warranty ...

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AmazonBasics Automatic Travel Umbrella

Best Automatic Umbrella 2017

AmazonBasics Automatic Travel Umbrella
This Automatic travel umbrella is from AmazonBasics and is approx 11 inches long when closed, includes automatic open and close button and weighs approx 1.2 pounds. Not as compact as some of the others on this list, it is still handy to put in the luggage on your next trip.

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Landing Gear Travel Umbrella Windproof With Auto Open Close

Landing Gear Travel Umbrella Windproof With Auto Open Close
This 41 inch windproof travel umbrella from Landing Gear is made with wind resistant material and is also waterproof. Weighing just under a pound it measures about 12 inches when closed. Featuring automatic opening and closing button this umbrella is light and compact and perfect for travel.

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WATERPROOF CASE: This Vumos umbrella comes with a black waterproof case. Put the umbrella in the case to stop water leaking in your car, bag floor etc. AUTOMATIC OPEN & CLOSE: The reliable auto ...

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$44.95 $17.95


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Kolumbo Automatic Travel Windproof Umbrella

Kolumbo Automatic Travel Windproof Umbrella
This Kolumbo automatic travel umbrella is one of the strongest we looked at claims to be windproof up to 55mph and features one handed automatic opening and closing button. The Kolumbo is waterproof and features fast drying technology, weighing 13.6 punches and folds to just under 12 inches this umbrella would be perfect folded up in your handbag, backpack or luggage.

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THE ONLY WINDPROOF UMBRELLA WITH SOLID PROOF: There Are Many Copy Cats And Knock-Offs Making Windproof Claims, Almost None Of Them Can Back Them Up. By Going Through Vigorous Testing In Both ...

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ShedRain WindPro Mini Automatic Umbrella

ShedRain WindPro Mini Automatic Umbrella
ShedRain are quite a popular brand and they make some quality travel umbrellas. This Mini Automatic has a canopy of 43″ which folds into about 11 inches and weighs only 12.6 ounces. The canopy is vented to help keep this umbrella windproof and made with fiberglass frame and ribs. Also featuring auto close button this umbrella is very handy on your next trip.

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43-inch arc, auto open and close, closed length approximately 11.7 inches New vented canopy, engineered to resist windy conditions Fabric protected with teflon, brand repellant finish

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$31.48 $31.24

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ShedRain Corporation


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LifeTek Traveler 42 Automatic Travel Umbrella

LifeTek Traveler 42 Automatic Travel Umbrella
This fantastic Traveler 42 travel umbrella from LifeTek is one of the post popular travel umbrellas available and with good reason. Water resistant Teflon coated canopy, windproof steel ribs and steel shaft this umbrella will stand up to everything mother nature throws at it. It measures about 11 inches when closed and has a canopy arc of 42 inches. This umbrella is perfect for handbags, suitcases, backpacks and any other travel requirements.

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Hillcrest 62 PROFESSIONAL GOLF UMBRELLA: The Hillcrest 62 is a large, oversized rain or sun umbrella designed for the sports enthusiast. It is styled in triple black and is equipped with a vented ...

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$59.99 $39.95

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LifeTek


 

Husband and Dad of 2 Richard is the founder of Top 10 Travel and loves everything travel related. Based in Australia he has trekked Annapurna and parts of western China, spend time in Europe and had some amazing family trips to the USA.

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