Travel Tips & Trip Ideas Forums

Post New Topic

Recent Activity

View all Travel Tips & Trip Ideas activity »
  1. 1 Honeymoon destination help!!!!!
  2. 2 Babymoon destination. HELP!!
  3. 3 Greece-Paros or Meteora?
  4. 4 New Traveller
  5. 5 Terrified traveller
  6. 6 Early trip planning
  7. 7 Is it necessary to learn native language of the country, where travelling?
  8. 8 First time travelling outside the USA
  9. 9 First time traveler
  10. 10 Camera recommendations for wildlife photography
  11. 11 Help Selecting Destination for 40 Birthday Group Trip
  12. 12 Why Do A Cycling Tour?: A review of various tour companies and general tips
  13. 13 Accommodation San Sebastian
  14. 14 Tips on itinerary for 2 weeks in Puerto Rico
  15. 15 Traveling to NW Italy (Aosta)
  16. 16 SIXT car rental in US
  17. 17 Chef for Turks and Caicos
  18. 18 3 weeks in Siena Italy
  19. 19 April - Crete v Canaries? & Pregnant!
  20. 20 Visit to usa
  21. 21 insect repellent bracelets
  22. 22 Top travel destinations 2017
  23. 23 Your Favorite Rain coat?
  24. 24 Best place in March to travel with kids
  25. 25 Tour company or DIY?
View next 25 » Back to the top

What is the best vehicle to take on a cross country trip for seven people?

Jump to last reply

Next summer my family and I are taking a cross country trip from Tennessee out west. We will be going up to South Dakota and staying a few nights in the Black Hills, before heading over to Yellowstone and Grand Tetons.

It will be myself, wife and two kids, ages 14 and 11. Also, we will be taking my parents and brother. So it will be five adults and two kids. My father has always wanted to travel out to Yellowstone and the Black Hills area, but has never been. I wanted to make sure he saw it while he is still in good health.

We will be renting a vehicle for the two weeks we will be traveling. I was looking at the Ford Expedition EL , and even some vans like the Dodge Grand Carivan. My concerns are: comfort and room for luggage.

Has anyone else made a similar trip with this number of people? What type of vehicle would you suggest?

9 Replies |Back to top

Sign in to comment.

Advertisement