Traveling long distances with children can be stressful, especially when you’re trying to keep them entertained. But, when you travel in a passenger van from Carl’s Van Rentals, there is plenty of space for everyone, and it can make your trip much more enjoyable. Here are some tips for making the most of your trip in a passenger van when traveling with kids.

Tips for Traveling with Kids in a Passenger Van

Pack Wisely

When traveling with kids in a passenger van, it’s important to pack wisely. Be sure to bring items that will occupy your little ones, such as books and games. Also, it’s a good idea to provide each child with their own bag containing snacks and drinks so you can avoid conflicts. A small first aid kit is also recommended just in case anyone gets sick or injured during the trip.

Plan Breaks

Long road trips can be tiring for both adults and children alike, so it’s important to plan breaks throughout your journey. Take regular stops at rest areas or scenic points of interest so that everyone can get out and stretch their legs. This will help break up the monotony of being in the car all day. Plus, you’ll have the opportunity to explore some interesting places along the way.

Be Prepared for Emergencies

No matter how well-planned your journey is, it’s always a good idea to prepare for any potential emergencies. While your van rental is always well-maintained, packing some small emergency supplies is always a good idea. Build a small kit of flashlights, bottles of water, and anything else you think you may need. Also, be sure to include all your emergency contacts and insurance cards, just in case. 

Plan Your Trip with Carl’s

Carl’s Van Rentals makes traveling with kids in a passenger van easy! Our vans are always clean, well-maintained, and guaranteed because we never double-book. We have vans that will fit the entire family, including minivans, 12-passenger vans, and Sprinter vans. Plus, for every 10 days you rent with us, you get an extra day on us! So, if you’re planning a road trip out of Jacksonville, FL, give us a call at (904) 727-3848, and reserve your rental today.