Trip Planning Tech & Gear The Best Travel Deals After the Amazon Prime Day Sale Amazon's October Prime Day is over, but we've still found some travel deals By Nathan Allen Nathan Allen Outdoor Gear Editor University of Missouri-Columbia Lindenwood University Nathan Allen is the Outdoor Gear Editor for TripSavvy. Nathan loves many outdoor activities but makes it a priority to run or bike on singletrack every day. TripSavvy's editorial guidelines Updated on 10/13/22 Share Pin Email We independently research, test, review, and recommend the best products—learn more about our process. If you buy something through our links, we may earn a commission. Tripsavvy / Zack Angeline Amazon Prime Day has come and gone again. Dubbed the Prime Early Access Sale, this new two-day major sale event was for Prime members looking to score early holiday shopping deals. The event took place on October 11 and 12. Like its annual Prime Day event, which takes place in summer, thousands of products will be on sale for Prime members. If you’ve been planning to purchase big-ticket items like luggage, outdoor gear, and tech that makes traveling easier, there are still some deals to find. We’ve scoured the list of items to find the best travel and outdoor gear deals. And don't forget that you can sign up for a free 30-day Amazon Prime membership, which is required to participate in this event. Also, check out Amazon Handmade, where you can support your local makers or pick up a destination gift. Below are our top picks for post-Amazon Prime Early Access deals. Samsonite Freeform Hardside Expandable Spinner 5 Amazon View On Amazon View On Zappos View On Belk.com Normally $180, Now $190 Samsonite's popular and highly-rated carry-on features four 360-degree wheels, TSA-compatible locks, and an aluminum handle. Weighing just over six pounds, it’s incredibly light and is expandable for extra room. It’s scratch-resistant, but Samsonite offers a 10-year warranty for some additional peace of mind. SHOWKOO Luggage Sets Amazon View On Amazon Normally $299, Now $168 SHOWKOO’s luggage sets include 20-, 24-, and 28-inch hard-side spinners. Each suitcase features 360-degree double spinner wheels, multiple internal pockets, and top and side pockets for easier grabbing. They also have TSA-compatible locks and a two-year warranty. COOLIFE 3-Piece Spinner Luggage Set Amazon View On Amazon Normally $300, now $190 This three-piece luggage set from COOLIFE has thousands of positive Amazon reviews. It includes three hardside spinner suitcases in 20-, 24-, and 28-inches. The silent wheels are 360-degree multidirectional. And this set comes with a two-year warranty. Samsonite Winfield 2 Hardside Luggage with Spinner Wheels 4.3 Amazon View On Amazon Normally $310, Now $245 The largest version of Samsonite’s popular Winfield series is currently on sale. It features four 360-degree spinning wheels, TSA-compatible locks, and an aluminum push-button handle. The 100 percent polycarbonate shell material bends and collapses on impact to avoid dents or permanent damage. But Samsonite also offers a 10-year warranty if it gets damaged while transported to and from the plane. Feeke Solar Charger Power Bank Amazon View On Amazon Normally $60, now $24 This solar-powered charging bank from Feeke is currently on mega-sale. It's got thousands of positive reviews on Amazon, is waterproof, shockproof, and has cool features like a built-in compass and flashlight. It also features dual fast-charge USB ports. JOTO Universal Waterproof Phone Pouch 4.9 Amazon View On Amazon Normally $20, now $8 JOTO's Universal Waterproof Phone Pouch was one of the top-rated in our waterproof phone pouch test from earlier this year. It earned top marks across the board, impressing our judges with its waterproofness and detachable and adjustable lanyard. Excellent for you—our favorite budget pick just turned into a better deal. Matein Travel Laptop Backpack Amazon View On Amazon View On Matein.com Normally $46, now $30 This excellent budget laptop backpack from Matein is now an even better deal. It fits laptops up to 15 inches, features a USB port area, and comes in a rugged, water-resistant material. We also like the small anti-theft pocket for keeping valuables. Coleman Ultra Thick Insulation Backpack Cooler Amazon View On Amazon Normally $70, now $34 (42-can, wheeled option) Backpack coolers are super convenient to have for many outdoor activities. Soccer games. Trips to the park. Beach days. Picnics. It's excellent to free up both hands while still carrying your cooler. We like this one from Coleman, which has thousands of positive reviews. Smart features like extra exterior pockets and a bottle opener are included. Sleepingo Sleeping Pad Amazon View On Amazon Normally $50, now $43 Sleepingo's highly-popular and highly-rated backpacking and camping sleeping pad offers 2 inches of lift, is durable, and is currently on sale. We love that it weighs less than a pound and packs to the size of a water bottle. It doesn't have to be your go-to backcountry or camping pad, but it's solid to have around for partners or in case another gets lost or punctured. Klymit Double V Sleeping Pad Klymit View On Amazon View On Backcountry.com View On Campsaver.com Normally $170, now $148 Klymit makes some of our favorite outdoor gear. This all-season two-person camping and backpacking mat is no exception. It's comfy, durable, and will work year-round. Bonus: It packs down small and weighs less than 3 pounds. Veken 6 Set Packing Cubes Amazon View On Amazon View On Walmart Normally $29, now $23 These packing cubes from Veken are rugged and waterproof. They've earned tens of thousands of excellent reviews from customers on Amazon. The pack includes six cubes of varying sizes, from a small cube and shoe bag to a laundry bag and extra-large cube. DIMJ Packing Cubes Amazon View On Amazon Normally $19, Now $18 DIMJ’s 8-piece packing cubes kit is a hit on Amazon with thousands of positive reviews. The kit includes five packing cubes with mesh tops (two large, one medium, and two small), a hanging toiletry bag, a shoe bag, and a flat bag. Each bag features double-way zippers, durable double stitching, and waterproof fabric. Klymit KSB 0-Degree Sleeping Bag Amazon View On Amazon Normally $330, now $264 Klymit's KSB 0-Degree sleeping features 650-down fill and a double-layer synthetic batting to boost its warmth-to-weight ratio. The mummy-style bag is rated to 0 degrees F, so it should withstand most frigid nights. It also includes a draft collar and draw cord to help reduce draft. Saucony Peregrine 12 Trail Running Shoe 5 Saucony View On Amazon View On Dsw.com View On REI Normally $130, now $91 This year, we picked Saucony's Peregrines as our best overall trail running shoes. They're light, fast, comfy, and have excellent traction. Plus, at a retail price of $130, they're on the less expensive side of trail running shoes. And now they're an even great value. Klymit Drift Camping Pillow Amazon View On Amazon Normally $40, now $27 (large, orange) This pillow from Klymit is perfect for camping and travel. It features a polyester and cotton blend, shredded memory foam, and a reversible outer shell that's durable and water-resistant. At this price, we recommend stocking up on a couple. ORORO Men's Lightweight Heated Vest with Battery Pack 4.2 Amazon View On Amazon Normally $170, now $140 Ororo's lightweight heated vest was one of our top performers in a recent heated vests test. This vest has four heating zones, can last up to 10 hours, and has three heating settings (low, medium, and high). Bonus: It's machine washable. CamelBak Rogue Light Bike 70 oz. Hydration Pack Amazon View On Amazon Normally $80, Now $46 The Rogue is one of CamelBak’s most classic and highly-rated hydration packs. And while CamelBak calls it a bike hydration pack, it could double as a hiking or trail running hydration system. We love that it features men’s and women’s fits, weighs half a pound, and has plenty of venting. Keen Targhee II Mid Hiking Boots 4.5 Amazon View On Amazon View On Zappos Normally $165, now $110 If you're looking for a solid all-around hiking boot, these are them. Keen's Targhee line is super popular and for good reason. They're durable, have excellent traction, are comfortable, and will work for hiking and backpacking. These waterproof boots are a solid value for anyone looking to add a hiking boot to their shoe rotation. Sy Compact Travel Umbrella SY COMPACT View On Amazon Normally $15, now $12 SY Compact's Travel Umbrella is highly water-repellent and wind-resistant, as the brand claims it can withstand gusts up to 55 miles per hour. It has a large canopy size of 41 inches and weighs less than a pound. It packs down to about 10 inches, so it shouldn't take up much room in your luggage. Samsonite Omni PC Hardside Expandable Luggage 3-Piece Set Courtesy of Amazon View On Amazon Normally $610, now $479 (Caribbean blue) Score this highly-rated and super popular three-piece hardside luggage set from Samsonite for over half off. The set includes 20-, 24-, and 28-inch spinner suitcases with a micro-diamond polycarbonate finish, side-mounted TSA-compatible locks, and expandable capabilities. Bonus: It's backed by Samsonite's 10-year warranty. Osprey Ariel 55 Women’s Backpacking Backpack Amazon View On Amazon View On Osprey.com Normally $295, Now $193 The Ariel is Osprey’s award-winning women’s backpacking backpack. It features Osprey’s Fit-on-the-Fly hipbelt and shoulder straps, bluesign-approved nylon, and PFC-free DWR. We love the front panel access and front pocket to grab items easier. Smart features like a hydration reservoir sleeve, sleeping bag compartment, and zippered pockets on the hipbelts are also appreciated. Bonus: This bag comes with an included PFC-free DWR-coated rain cover. Trekology Ultralight Camp and Travel Pillow Amazon View On Amazon Normally $26, Now $18 This pocket-sized comfy pillow is the ultimate travel companion. It features enhanced neck support and speedy inflation and is a solid product for anyone spending time traveling and/or backpacking frequently. Osprey Talon 22 Backpack 4.4 Amazon View On Amazon View On REI Normally $150, Now $106 The Talon is one of Osprey’s most popular daypacks. And that’s for good reason—the pack features a sternum strap and hip belts, an external hydration sleeve, and a bike helmet attachment. We love smart features like a trekking pole attachment, pockets on the hip belts, and the front panel pocket. Sony WH-XB910N EXTRA BASS Noise Cancelling Headphones Amazon View On Amazon Normally $250, now $198 We love these noise-canceling headphones from Sony for their extra bass and ability to switch across devices with ease. They also feature quick charging (10 minutes of charging gets 4.5 hours of playtime), and a full charge will give up to 30 hours of playtime. When Is Amazon’s Prime Early Access Sale? This new event in 2022 will begin at midnight (Pacific) on Tuesday, October 11, and run through 11:59 p.m. (Pacific) on Wednesday, October 12. In addition to the U.S., Prime members from 14 other countries will be able to participate. Those other countries include Austria, Canada, China, France, Germany, Italy, Luxembourg, the Netherlands, Poland, Portugal, Spain, Sweden, Turkey, and the UK. What Is the Amazon Prime Early Access Sale event? Amazon’s Prime Early Access Sale event is new for 2022. Amazon is branding it as a way for Prime members to begin holiday shopping early and include holiday gift guides for shoppers. Deals also include discounts on Amazon Music Unlimited, Grubhub+ memberships, and Amazon Prime Video. Why Trust TripSavvy Nathan Allen is TripSavvy’s Outdoor Gear Editor. He’s been an Amazon Prime member since graduate school (and doesn’t want to reveal how long ago that was). He regularly writes and edits content revolving around products and good deals. Was this page helpful? Thanks for letting us know! Share Pin Email Tell us why! Submit Continue to 5 of 24 below. Continue to 9 of 24 below. Continue to 13 of 24 below. Continue to 17 of 24 below.