28 Feb. - 03 Mar. 2024 | International Fair Travel & Tourism, Camping & Caravanning

The REISE + CAMPING fair in Essen is one of the leading events for tourism, camping, and caravanning in Germany, held annually in the spring. Since its inception in 1959, it has evolved into a crucial meeting point for travel enthusiasts, camping fans, and lovers of outdoor life. The fair is organized by Messe Essen GmbH, known for providing a platform for national and international exhibitors to showcase their latest products and services to a wide audience..

The fair covers a wide range of topics spanning various aspects of travel and camping. This includes means of transportation such as ships, buses, cars, and trains, as well as traveling by bicycle. A particular focus is on the camping & caravan area, where visitors can discover everything from luxurious glamping and motorhome travel to outdoor accessories. Additionally, an extensive assortment of bicycles, cycling accessories, and information on bicycle tourism is offered, making the fair also attractive to cycling enthusiasts.

A standout feature of the REISE + CAMPING fair is its vibrant supporting program, which reflects the cultural diversity of the presented travel destinations. On the show stage, countries showcase traditional dances, music, singing, and other highlights, offering insight into their cultures. This entertainment makes the fair not just a source of information but also a sensory experience.

The Messe Essen, as the venue, provides the perfect setting for REISE + CAMPING with its modern infrastructure and central location in one of Germany's largest metropolitan regions. The exhibition halls are optimally designed to meet the needs of exhibitors and visitors alike, ensuring a successful presentation of products and services as well as an enjoyable fair visit.

In summary, REISE + CAMPING in Essen is a must-visit for anyone interested in travel, camping, and outdoor activities. It offers comprehensive information, the latest trends and products, and an eventful supporting program that immerses visitors in the world of various cultures. As an annual spring event, it attracts an international audience and fosters exchange among travel enthusiasts and professionals from the industry.

The REISE + CAMPING will take place on 5 days from Wednesday, 28. February to Sunday, 03. March 2024 in Essen.

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28.02.2024 - 03.03.2024*
Wednesday - Sunday, 5 days
Opening hours:
daily from 10:00 to 18:00 h
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Local time:
15:40 h (UTC +01:00)

Fair location:

Messe Essen,
Norbertstr., 45131 Essen, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany


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Fair organizer
Messe Essen GmbH
45131 Essen, Germany
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Fax: +49 (0)201 7244248
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Past editions:
  • 22. - 26. February 2023
  • 16. - 20. February 2022
  • 26 Feb. - 01 Mar. 2020
  • 20. - 24. February 2019
    • 1000 exhibitors from 20 countries
    • 95000 visitors
  • 21. - 25. February 2018
    • 1000 exhibitors
    • 95000 visitors
  • 15. - 19. February 2017
    • 90000 visitors
  • 24. - 28. February 2016
  • 25 Feb. - 01 Mar. 2015
  • 19. - 23. February 2014

Fair location:

Messe Essen,
Norbertstr., 45131 Essen, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany


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Product groups: adventure tourism, camping, camping sites, caravanning, luxury travel, motorhomes, tents, travel, vacation, …

Disclaimer: No responsibility is taken for the correctness of this information. Errors and alterations excepted! Fair dates and exhibition sites are subject to change by the respective trade fair organiser.


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Where does the REISE + CAMPING taking place?
The REISE + CAMPING fair takes place in Essen, at the Messe Essen.

When is the REISE + CAMPING taking place?
Visit the REISE + CAMPING from 28 Feb. - 03 Mar. 2024.

How often does the REISE + CAMPING take place?
The REISE + CAMPING takes place annually.

What kind of fair is the REISE + CAMPING?
The REISE + CAMPING is an exhibition for Travel, Camping and Holiday.

What are the opening hours of the REISE + CAMPING in Essen?
Opening hours: daily from 10:00 to 18:00 h