Good music and good company can turn a boring trip into the vacation of a lifetime. Get the party started with our pick of travel-friendly Bluetooth speakers – they’re all compact, cool, waterproof and portable, with a floor-shaking bass and extra-long battery backup.
1. Ultimate Ears Boom 3 Wireless Bluetooth Speaker
If activities like trekking, surfing or snorkelling are just some of the must-do items on your itinerary this summer, then Ultimate Ears’ Boom 3 is your perfect travel partner. Apart from being water, dust and drop proof, its cylindrical design helps produce powerful, immersive sound. Its unique one-touch music control lets you play, pause and skip tracks directly on the speaker.
2. Wonderboom Waterproof Bluetooth Speaker
This small, ball-shaped Wonderboom Bluetooth speaker is more than your average waterproof speaker – it’s a floating boombox that pumps out incredibly crisp and clear 360-degree sound and bass.
3. Bose SoundLink Revolve Bluetooth Speaker
If you have a more generous flexible budget, pick Bose’s SoundLink Revolve Bluetooth Speaker for its sleek look and design. Assembled with the latest technological advances, it ensures lifelike sound and a complete immersive experience.
4. JBL Clip 2
Shaped like a hockey puck, JBL’s Clip 2 is small enough to fit into any overfilled backpack, or simply clip it by its carabiner. It can be used as a Bluetooth speaker or plugged in with a 3.5mm audio cable. With its reasonable price tag, waterproof qualities and easy controls, this speaker proves to be an adventure buddy for one and all.
5. Bose SoundLink Micro Bluetooth
Powered by six hours of battery life, Bose’s micro Bluetooth is perfect for cycling, trekking and hiking adventures. The silicone strap keeps it safely attached to your bike’s handlebar or your bag when on the move, while playing tunes and oozing bass at the same time.