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Vaude Astrum Reviews Summary and Buyer's Guide

Last updated July 3, 2019

based on 41 reviews

We have checked tens of reviews and found 12 reasons to buy the Astrum - and 2 reasons NOT to buy it.

Check all the pros and cons here.

100% of the reviewers give the Vaude Astrum a good or excellent rating!

Excellent (100%)
Good (0%)
Average (0%)
Poor (0%)
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Reviews Summary

Here's what the reviewers think about the Vaude Astrum:

Reviewers like these things about the Vaude Astrum

  • A number of users thought the Vaude Astrum provides great organizational features forbackpackers and hikers.
  • SOme users thought the zippered lid is big enough to store items for easy access.
  • Others like how the side stretch pockets easily hold a 1-liter water bottle or other items that they might want to access easily.
  • SOme reviewers like how the hipbelt comes with a thick and comfortable padding that easily wrapped around the waist to get the correct fit.
  • Others noted how the hipbelt moved well with their body and continued to be comfortable even after long days in the mountains.
  • Some reviewers find the zippered hipbelt pocket large enough to accommodate a small camera, iPhone, snacks, gloves, or a beanie.
  • Others thought the back panel provides adequate ventilation.
  • A number of owners thought the shoulder straps had excellent padding, which also added to the pack’s overall comfort.
  • Some reviewers who've used it said that it proved to be very stable and comfortable carrying heavy loads.
  • The pack's stability, good padding, huge storage, useful compartments and easy adjustments are cited as the main reasons for choosing it.
  • A lot of hikers said the zippers, pockets and fabrics all performed well despite weeks of rugged use.
  • Many reviewers find it an incredible and durable backpack for avid backpackers or those just starting out.

Reviewers don't like these things

  • Some users wish it has more pockets for organization options.
  • Others said it has very limited color choices.


Crowdsourced specs across all Vaude Astrum models and sizes:

Weight iconWeight0.6-5.8 oz (0.3-2.6 kg)
Length iconLength9-30 in (23-76 cm)
Width9-29 in (23-74 cm)
Height11-24 in (28-61 cm)

The bag is recommended for these activities:


Popular Models

Vaude Astrum 70

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Colors and combinations:


Weight iconWeight5.8 oz (2.6 kg)
Length iconLength16 in (41 cm)
Width29 in (74 cm)
Height12 in (30 cm)

Feature Summary

Many sources mention these Vaude Astrum features:
  • Raincover included
  • Hip belt
  • Hydration compatible
  • Lumbar pack lid

Some sources also mention these features:
  • Carry-on size
  • Compression straps

Actual features depends on the model, so check the features before you buy.


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The Vaude Astrum ranks #2 compared with the other Vaude bags.

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The Vaude Astrum ranks #146 compared with all the bags we have checked.

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Last updated on July 03, 2019