Campervan is a type of a camping car. This class B Recreational Vehicle provides both traveling facility and home like stay.
These are smaller than the Motor homes, but provide similar luxury. These Campervans are also called motor-caravans in UK.
The structure of the campervan is similar to the van, in which a raised roof spacious compartment is built on the rare side. These roofs are called pop-up roofs and they can be adjusted or fixed on the top.
The campervan comprises of water heater, shower and a Portable Toilet. The electric equipments inside the campervan operate on a separate dedicated battery or the van battery.
The equipments can be run on the AC supply that may be provided on the camp site.
For hot regions, AC can be turned ON, while in the cold regions heater can be used. There are no worries about water while traveling in a campervan, as the van comprises of small Water Tanks.
The Awning is provided so that one doesnt have to face the scorching heat of the sun.
The Campervans are also known as Dormobiles in UK.
In Australia, they are called as Kombis.
Volkswagen is the most popular campervan manufacturing company. This company manufactured the historical Camper. There are several other types of Campervans that are manufactured by this company.