Do you have a trip coming up and you want to make sure that you have comfortable shoes that will help keep your feet supported and healthy while walking long distances? Finding a pair of supportive, comfortable, and stylish travel shoes that can also accommodate your foot shape can be overwhelming. The good news is that I have been fitting women’s shoes for many years, and I will show you a list of the most comfortable walking shoes for women in travel that can fit different foot shapes (narrow, medium, wide, extra wide).
Did you know that packing comfortable shoes is one of the most important rules of travel? It’s highly likely that wherever you are traveling there will be lots of walking involved. Don’t worry, I will show you a list of comfortable yet fashionable footwear options.
The list of shoes that I have put together includes sneakers, flats, and sandals. I can’t tell you which one of these you should choose, as that is going to depend on your destination, the climate at the destination, and what activities you plan to do while on your trip.
Blisters Prevention – Wear Shoes that Fit Well!
In my experience, lots of walking and sightseeing can lead to unforeseen rubbing and blisters.
Blister prevention is definitely important especially since you will be walking a lot more than usual as many people do when they travel. The best thing you can do to prevent a blister is to make sure you wear shoes that fit your foot shape and have extra padding around the heels.
Comfortable Walking Shoes for Women in Travel
Take a look at the description below each shoe to find out the features that the shoe provides, and whether it can accommodate your specific foot shape (narrow, medium, wide, extra wide, high instep).
These are your everyday shoes for when you are walking long distances. A combo of comfort, support, and style are the three things you’ll want in a pair of sneakers.
Available in narrow, medium, wide, and extra wide widths and also accommodate high insteps
An ENCAP midsole combines lightweight foam with a durable polyurethane rim to deliver all-day support
Dual-density collar foam that offers support and comfort for your heels and ankles
Suede and mesh upper
Order this shoe half a size larger than your longest foot size
Keep in mind that a good pair of socks is almost as important as the shoe itself as poor quality socks can lead to discomfort and blisters.
Make Sure that You Order the Correct Shoe Size Online
Do you know your exact foot length and whether you have narrow, medium, wide, or extra wide feet? Do you know whether you have a high instep or not? I created a free resource that will help you figure this out in two simple steps:
The hiking shoes that I describe in that article offer versatility, which is really important when it comes to travel shoes. The hiking shoes that I recommend in that article can fill a variety of roles, so you can minimize how many pairs you need to pack!
Do you need warm boots with good traction to handle snow and ice?
I have been contacted by several women who have taken uncomfortable shoes on a trip, and that can truly make or break a vacation.
If there is a different type of shoe that you want to take with you that is not listed below you can contact me via the comment section or email. Don’t hesitate to also contact me if you have a serious foot condition and are not sure about which shoes might work best for your feet: