Finding that “right” walking shoe for every occasion this summer – and for every budget


For many, summer is filled with days at the lake, perhaps an amusement park or even a day of hiking in a national park. And for all these activities, you will need the right shoes. Finding the right balance between comfort and style, in addition to being economical, is not easy. But do not worry. We found several options on Amazon that offer support and style to suit all budgets.

There are plenty of walking shoe options out there that will break the bank, but you don’t have to spend a fortune to find a good pair. And it’s all proof – and under $40. Hiking, running, or just casual wear, these favorites in bright, bold colors are sure to get you moving.

1. Damyuan Women’s Walking Shoes Casual Tennis Sneakers Lace Up Lightweight Running Shoes – now on sale at 54% off, priced at just $36.99 at Amazon.

The description: These breathable and durable mesh shoes are designed to keep your feet feeling fresh and clean. These shoes are perfect for vacation, shopping, the gym, work and more. Offered in a variety of colors.

The Rave Examiner: “I received these shoes a few days before going to Disney World. I wore them while walking for over 8 hours a day for 8 straight days and never had a problem. This is the most comfortable pair of tennis shoes I own!

  • Available in sizes 5.5 to 10.5
  • Available in 10 colors

2. Women’s tennis shoes – $39.99

The description: The padded collar with the soft lining will provide all day comfort in these tennis shoes. The upper and sole are flexible, can bend or twist, and allow you to move much more freely. These walking shoes are designed for casual activities and daily walking like walking, hiking, biking, work, shopping, exercising and vacation.

Reviewer’s Praise: “I am obsessed with these shoes. They are so cute, so light. Super good value for money. I get compliments everywhere I go (the whites are gorgeous). Now I will buy more colors!

  • Available in sizes 5 to 10.5
  • Available in 26 colors

3. Comfortable walking sandals for women with arch support – These Amazon Best Sellers are on sale for $33.99

The description: These sandals have received over 14,000 reviews on Amazon. They feature stretchy woven straps designed to minimize blisters, as well as a comfortable cushioned EVA midsole. You can pair them with shorts and a t-shirt or a summer dress.

The Rave Examiner: “I just received my shoes this morning and have been wearing them all day. My feet feel like they’re walking on clouds. I can’t believe how comfortable they are for the price. They are very well made, solid, the weaving is impeccable, which is shocking for the price. I will buy more.

  • Available in sizes 5-12
  • Available in 16 colors

Shop these handwoven sandals on Amazon.

4. poemlady Women’s Slip-On Loafers – $39.99

The description: Known as the perfect casual walking shoes for nurses. The durable, non-slip and wear-resistant cushioned midsole for added comfort is perfect for women on the go most of the day. Comfortable and reasonable slip-on shoe designs ensure that they won’t fall off your feet when walking. These stylish walking shoes are perfect for indoors, outdoors, home, vacation, shopping, work and more.

Reviewer’s Praise: “The shoes are cute and comfortable! No break in time needed. The scalloped edges really make them different from the normal non-slip edges.

  • Available in sizes 6-10.5
  • Available in 18 colors

5. water shoes for women hiitave – $32.99

The description: These stylish water shoes will protect your feet when playing in the lake or ocean, but are also lightweight and breathable. The adjustable lace system allows for easy donning while maintaining a perfect fit. They’re made with quick-drying materials and a built-in drainage system to allow water and air to move freely. These shoes are perfect for the beach, swimming, sailing, boating, kayaking, windsurfing, beach volleyball, and even a long plane ride.

Reviewer’s Praise“These affordable Mary Jane style shoes are so comfortable and wearable, and I can’t say enough good things about them. I wear them for hiking in the woods, for traversing any terrain unsuitable barefoot or in flip flops. I’ve worn them for swimming, hiking, and just walking the sidewalk at festivals, they’re so comfortable and don’t shift on my feet.

  • Available in sizes 5 to 11.5
  • Available in 25 colors

6. Indego Stretch Women’s Cushion Sandal – $29.99

The description: Stay cool with these soft and flexible sandals that will keep you comfortable and fashionable throughout your day.

The Rave Examiner: “I get tons of compliments on this! I usually wear an 8 but bought a 7.5 and they are perfect. The straps are super stretchy but still stay tight. The stockings are rubber which is a plus, and I can wear them all day without my feet hurting! »

  • Available in sizes 6-11
  • Available in 7 colors
Indego Stretch Women's Cushion Sandal

Stay cool with these soft and flexible sandals on Amazon.

7. Clarks Breeze Sea for women – $29.75 – $39.95

The description: An Amazon bestseller. These lightweight Clark Cloudsteppers flip flops benefit from a hook-and-loop closure that ensures a secure fit. An EVA midsole gives it a weightless feel and an airy EVA footbed absorbs shock without adding weight.

Reviewer’s Praise“I love everything about them! I plan to order all colors. The base of the foot is so comfortable (soft, yet firm). I have bursitis in my heel and I have no pain wearing them! I just love them.”

  • Available in sizes 5-12
  • Available in 31 colors

8. Nevados Claire Mid women’s hiking sneakers – $39.99

The description: These lightweight, water-resistant women’s mountain hiking sneakers are lightweight and breathable. The mesh upper provides the protection and breathability you need for day hikes, camping and long outdoor trips. And walking through streams and puddles won’t be a problem thanks to the built-in drainage that allows water to flow through the bottom of the boot, so feet dry out quickly.

Reviewer’s Praise: “These boots are really light and easy to wear all day. I wore them around town and hiking in Big Bend National Park this week. The boots are comfortable and don’t really require a break-in period – they fit true to size.

9. MUSSHOE Loafers for Women Comfortable Pointed Toe Moccasins and Slip-On Shoes for Women – $34.99

The description: These flats are perfect to pair with a sundress, jeans or dress pants. The loafers include a cushioned and soft insole to cushion your feet throughout your day and also feature non-slip soles. These stylish flats are sure to brighten up any outfit.

The Rave Examiner: “I love these shoes. I bought the beige suede and it’s such a lovely neutral color to wear with so many things. I was worried that buying shoes at this price would be uncomfortable or rub me the wrong way. back of the heels, but it was great from day one!

  • Available in sizes 6-11
  • Available in 18 colors
MUSSHOE Loafers for Women

Women’s casual flats available in a variety of colors on Amazon, made from premium vegan materials.

ten. Breathable Comfort Women Walking Shoes – now on sale 54%, reduced to $36.88

The description: With these stylish and comfortable sneakers, you can wear them all day long. No matter shopping or hiking, they are a good choice to consider. The slip-on cloud design offers versatile style, characterized by a clean-lined, breathable and flexible memory foam insole.

Reviewer’s Praise“This is the most comfortable shoe I’ve ever owned. It’s like walking on the softest carpet. I work in a hospital for 12 hour shifts, and these are great for the brisk walks and runs I have to do when I work.

  • Available in sizes 5.5 to 9.5
  • Available in 11 colors

11. adidas Women’s Puremotion Adapt Running Shoe – now on sale at 42% off, reduced to $37.49

The description: Sharp and simple, meet clean and without laces. These adidas women’s running-inspired shoes have a textile upper and elastic straps for a minimalist look. Cozy sock-like feel and Cloudfoam cushioning give you all-day comfort. And the light weight allows you to move easily.

The Rave Examiner: “These slip-ons are perfect! My reference for shopping, traveling. So stylish and chic. I ordered my true size and they fit perfectly.

  • Available in sizes 5-12
  • Available in 11 colors

12. Nautica Women’s Lace-Up Running Shoes – $29.99

The description: Fashionable women’s jogging sneakers are the perfect shoes for running all day or just relaxing. A haute couture look with all the comforts.

The Rave Examiner: “This is my third pair of Nautica sneakers. This sneaker is true to size and very lightweight. It is also extremely comfortable on my feet. Highly recommend this shoe.”

  • Available in sizes 6-10
  • Available in 27 colors
Women's Fashion Sneakers Nautica

This lace-up jogging shoe is perfect for walking or jogging.

Ashley Dill covers the online shopping industry, writing about commerce. She can be reached at [email protected].


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