Top 10 Best Travel Cameras

”Camera phones are fine for photographing static subjects in good light but dedicated cameras are still superior with moving subjects and in low or difficult lighting.” - Nigel Atherton. [1]

While a good camera for traveling will allow you to bring the ones you love into the places you traveled and experiences you cherish.

The footage you share may even inspire others to go on their own journeys and perpetuate this process through the generations. [2]

How we build the list???
This list is compiled based on user experiences (user reviews) which gives you real and honest point of view.

The more the number of buyer reviews as well as its star rating describes buyer satisfaction levels for a particular product.

For your information, users who can submit a product review on Amazon.com must buy the product first. So rest assured, you will get an honest review from them.

In short, it`s a MOST WANTED LIST!!!

Now, get yours!!!

1. Nikon D3300 (under $664)
Features:
• Reviewed by 1.157 verified buyers - 4.7 out of 5 stars - READ REVIEWS
• 24.2 MP CMOS DX-format sensor
• 5 frames per second continuous shooting
• 11 AF points with 3D tracking
• ISO 100-12800 (expandable to 25600)
• 1080 (60, 50, 30, 25, 24 fps) HD video (MPEG-4/H.264/MOV).The D3300's 11-point Autofocus System locks onto your subjects as soon as they enter the frame and stays with them until you catch the shot you want.
• 3 inch LCD with 921,000 dots; Lens Compatibility at a Glance***AF-S Lens Required for Autofocus ; Optical Zoom 3x
• Dimensions: 4.88 x 3.86 x 2.99″ - 23.4 oz


2. Sony DSC-RX100/B (under $449)
Features:
• Reviewed by 618 verified buyers - 4.3 out of 5 stars - READ REVIEWS
• 20.2 MP, Exmor CMOS Sensor, 28-100mm equivalent F/1.8-4.9 lens, ISO 125-6400 Expandable ISO 80, 100, and 25,600, 3-Inch LCD screen with 1.2M dots
• 1080p video, Steady-Shot image stabilization,Rear control dial and customizable front control ring
• Burst Mode (shots)-Approx.10 fps,(VGA) Moving Image Size -640x480 30fps Approx.3Mbps
• Bright F1.8 Carl Zeiss Vario-Sonnar T lens with 3.6x zoom, Full HD 1080/60p video with manual control and dual record, ,Ultra-slim, sophisticated aluminum body
• 1-year warranty
• Dimension: 101.6 mm x 58.1 mm x 35.9 mm, Weight: 213g (7.5 oz)


3. Canon EOS Rebel SL1 (under $600)
Features:
• Reviewed by 321 verified buyers - 4.5 out of 5 stars - READ REVIEWS
• Digital SLR with 18-55mm STM Lens
• 18 MP APS-C CMOS sensor
• 4 FPS continuous shooting
• 9 point AF system, center AF point is cross-type
• ISO 100-12800 (expandable to 25600)
• 1080 (30, 25, 24 fps) and 720 (60, 50 fps) HD video (29min limit, H.264 format)
• 3" touch panel LCD screen with 1,040,000 dots
• Movie Servo AF for continuous focus tracking of moving subjects
• Special scene modes for shooting kids, food, by candlelight, and creative filters
• 1-year warranty
• Dimensions: 4.6 x 2.7 x 3.6 inches, 14.4 ounces


4. Panasonic Lumix FZ1000 (under $698)
Features:
• Reviewed by 280 verified buyers - 4.3 out of 5 stars - READ REVIEWS
• 4K Point and Shoot Camera
• 4K QFHD 30p video with hybrid 8MP post capture
• Large 1-inch 20.1MP MOS sensor for amazing defocus control
• Bright Leica DC Lens 25-400mm F2.8-4.0
• Super-fast LUMIX DFD focusing technology
• Integrated smartphone WiFi for remote imaging control
• 1-year warranty
• Dimensions: 5.4 x 5.2 x 3.9 inches, 1.8 pounds


5. Panasonic Lumix ZS50 (under $300)
Features:
• Reviewed by 242 verified buyers - 3.8 out of 5 stars - READ REVIEWS
• LUMIX 30X Travel Zoom Camera with Eye Viewfinder
• Enhanced low-light sensitivity for improved sharpness even without a flash
• Built-in eye viewfinder eliminates outdoor glare on sunny days
• 1-year warranty
• Dimensions: 5.3 x 5.3 x 2.1 inches, 15.5 ounces


6. Canon PowerShot SX720 HS (under $300)
Features:
• Reviewed by 222 verified buyers - 4.5 out of 5 stars - READ REVIEWS
• Powerful 40x Optical Zoom with Intelligent IS helps optimize image stabilization for virtually shake-free images.
• Built-in Wi-Fi and NFC allows for easy sharing and transferring of images and videos.
• 20.3 Megapixel CMOS sensor with DIGIC 6 Image Processor helps deliver stunning image quality even in low light.
• Capture spectacular 1080p Full HD video at 60p with stereo sound.
• Large 3.0-inch LCD (approx. 922,000 dots) allows easy viewing even from a wide angle.
• 1-year warranty
• Dimensions: 2.5 x 1.4 x 4.3 inches, 8.6 ounces


7. Sony DSCHX90V/B (under $449)
Features:
• Reviewed by 199 verified buyers - 4.2 out of 5 stars - READ REVIEWS
• 30x Optical/60x Clear Image Zoom ZEISS (Trademarked) Vario-Sonnar T Lens
• 18.2MP Exmor R (Trademarked) CMOS Sensor for superb low light images
• Built-in retractable OLED Tru-FinderTM viewfinder
• Versatile video w/ high-quality XAVC S, AVCHD and MP4 formats
• Simple connectivity to smartphones via Wi-Fi with NFC
• 1-year warranty
• Dimensions: 4 x 1.4 x 2.3 inches, 8.6 ounces


8. Canon PowerShot G9 X (under $400)
Features:
• Reviewed by 165 verified buyers - 4.4 out of 5 stars - READ REVIEWS
• 1.0-inch, 20.2 Megapixel* High-Sensitivity CMOS sensor combined with Canon's powerful DIGIC 6 Image Processor creates the Canon HS SYSTEM for outstanding low-light performance up to ISO 12800, enhanced image quality and fast operation
• Ultra-slim, lightweight and pocket-size camera with intuitive LCD touch panel that has an improved user interface, which allows for quick and easy setting changes even while taking a picture
• Capture stunning 1080p Full HD video (60p/30p/24p options) for lifelike images and convenient playback on an HDTV via the HDMI output. Record at up to 60 frames per second for even more detailed, superb results in MP4 format
• Easily transfer images and videos to a compatible smartphone, tablet or Canon Connect Station CS100 device with built-in Wi-Fi and NFC capability, and share on social networking sites or view on an HDTV
• Continuous shooting speeds of up to 6.0 fps helps capture dynamic movements of fast moving subjects
• Shoot breathtaking images and video of the stars with Star Mode designed to better capture the brilliance and wonder of the night sky
• Also available in assorted colors
• 1-year warranty
• Dimensions: 3.9 x 1.2 x 2.3 inches, 7.4 ounces


9. Fujifilm X-T2 (under $1,900)
Features:
• Reviewed by 142 verified buyers - 4.6 out of 5 stars - READ REVIEWS
• Mirrorless Digital Camera with 18-55mm F2.8-4.0 R LM OIS Lens
• 24.3MP X-Trans CMOS III APS-C sensor reduces moiré and false colors to improve image quality and X-Processor Pro engine increases response times, achieves faster AF, lower noise and better color.
• Dust and moisture-resistant body with approximately 63 points of weather sealing; Freeze resistance to 14 Degree Fahrenheit
• High-precision 0.48-inch, 2.36 million dot OLED viewfinder featuring a magnification of 0.77x and Ultra-fast Real Time Viewfinder with a lag-time of 0.005sec
• Full 4K 3840x2160 30P/25P/24P shooting (Using a card with the UHS Speed Class 3 or higher)
• Tempered glass 1.04 million dot high-precision 3” tilting LCD monitor with three-directional tilt
• Dimensions: 8.1 x 11.4 x 5.7 inches, 4.2 ounces


10. Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 V (under $999)
Features:
• Reviewed by 104 verified buyers - 4.2 out of 5 stars - READ REVIEWS
• World’s fastest1 (0.05 sec.) hybrid AF system (contrast + phase)
• World’s most - 315 phase detection - AF points on a compact camera
• World’s fastest continuous shooting speed1 at 24fps3 w/ AF/AE tracking
• 20.1MP 1" Exmor RS stacked back illuminated CMOS sensor w/ DRAM
• 4K movie w/ direct pixel readout, no pixel binning and fast hybrid AF
• Optical Zoom: 3.6x
• Dimensions: 4 x 2.4 x 1.6 inches, 9.6 ounces