Roof tent or boot? Comfort, space & advantages – Which is more suitable?

Roof tent or boot – Which variant offers more space and comfort? You love nature, long for the most beautiful places in the world and want to take a break from stressful everyday life? Then camping is just the thing for you! Starry skies at night, waking up to the chirping of birds and sitting around the campfire with your loved ones. Sounds like you’re ready to go! But now there is the big question: roof tent or trunk, where do you sleep better? Here I have summarised the advantages and disadvantages of each option to help you decide. Back to the overview: Roof tents.

Roof tent vs. trunk: Where do you sleep better?!

Roof tent or trunk? In this video you have the direct comparison. Passionate campers are on the road with their car to the Baltic Sea. While Julian sleeps in the roof tent, Felix lies down in the trunk with a mattress. But which variant is more comfortable, easier and better? Watch the video here and decide which option appeals to you more!

Advantages roof tent:

  • Relatively much space (2 persons)
  • Appealing view
  • Window with mosquito net
  • Quick assembly
  • Sealed off from luggage (wet laundry etc.)

Advantages trunk:

  • Plenty of room when seats are folded down
  • Cosy and comfortable: own bed linen, pillows etc.
  • Favourable variant

Emigrating in a roof tent: Minimalist on Tenerife

The roof tent is becoming more and more popular among passionate campers. Mona has also fulfilled a dream and lives for 6 months on Tenerife in the roof tent. She has everything she needs and is prepared for any weather. She takes showers in the gym and her mobile kitchen always provides for food. She herself listened to her gut feeling and emigrated with the roof tent. Since then, this adventure has made her happier than ever.

If you are also convinced of the popular roof tent and are thinking about getting one yourself, then take a look at this video for inspiration.

Have you heard of the iKamper?

As a real travel and camping fan, you of course know all the advantages and disadvantages of the respective camping variants. There is not only the one roof tent, but also here some variations and possibilities in comfort, equipment and size. One of the newest models on the market is the iKamper 2.0, which can be set up in seconds and creates an amazingly comfortable living space full of different uses. It can accommodate up to four people, so it’s great for a family outing. The focus here is clearly on fun – but above all the uncomplicated handling!

The iKamper offers you:

  • Simple and uncomplicated assembly
  • Quick assembly
  • Comfortable living space
  • Numerous possible uses
  • Space for up to four people

Tip. Read more about other types of camping here.

IKamper SKYCAMP 2.0 Roof Tent Review in Norway

This video is primarily about the roof tent and what is new about it compared to the previous generation.