Attention all thrill-seekers - are you ready for some serious adventure travel? Kick-start your travels and spice up your gap year with challenging and unique adventure activities around the world. When it comes to travel and adventure, the sky's quite literally the limit!
Adventure travel can take almost any form. The types of adventure activities available while travelling are endless! Want to jump from a plane on a sensational skydive? Or take to the seas on a sailing adventure? Why not take the plunge into a diving adventure? Or how about trying surfing, skiing or sandboarding? Go white water rafting, bungee jumping or shark cage diving as a way to get the adrenaline pumping! Try a serious mountain climb, go adventure trekking or get hands on with wildlife. Or do the lot on an all-in adventure tour or an ultimate round-the-world adventure experience!
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So many adventures, so little time...
The possibilities for gap adventure can seem limitless before you go travelling. Sometimes the hardest thing is deciding what to do on your gap year. If in doubt, taking part in an organised adventure tour or experience can be the best way of making sure you don't miss out. You can see it all on an epic trip to one location, or mix it up with some combo round-the-world experiences. You'll be spoilt for choice!
Adventure travel around the world
Are you an intrepid adventurer with a passion for travel? Then taking a gap trip around the world is the ideal way to pack in as much adventure travel as possible. The world is bursting with adventure opportunities at every turn. With such a wide variety of experiences on offer, sometimes seeing one place just isn't enough!
Top adventure travel destinations
Thailand is still one of the top adventure travel locations, especially for student trips. Our Thai Adventure packs the best bits of every Thailand holiday in to one perfect package! Alternatively, you could seek out adventures in Australia, New Zealand, & America. Looking for wildlife adventures? Africa is the place to go for an adventurous safari.
Go for it!
If you're unsure about throwing yourself into the world of adventure travel, then don't worry! There really is something on offer to suit every adventure travel taste. Just go for it!
18 or 25 days from €1.4794.5 99
Beaches, culture, elephants, parties, trekking and more!Looking for the ultimate trip to Thailand? Look no further! Discover the best bits of Thailand, from the lush jungles of the north to the dazzling beaches of the south. With multiple locations, loads of included activities and hip hostel accommodation, it’s incredible value too!
Australia East Coast Adventure
5-6 weeks from €2.4504.5 7
5-6 weeks on the beautiful East Coast of Australia!Spend 5 or 6 unforgettable weeks on Australia’s East Coast. Discover beautiful beaches, unspoilt islands and buzzing backpacker destinations.
South Africa Wild Adventure
15 days from €1.0644.5 33
Wonderful wildlife adventures in South Africa!Our 15-day epic South African volunteering and safari adventure! Combines wildlife conservation, community volunteering, stunning safaris, camping in Kruger National Park, adventure activities and exciting excursions. It’s the ultimate African experience!
9-12 days from €7684.5 38
The best of Bali: Party, beaches, islands, culture & much more!See the best of Bali on this 9 or 12 day group adventure tour. Party in paradise & enjoy beach bliss, island adventures, temples, awesome activities, culture and wildlife!
9 or 12 days from €8274.5 25
Cambodia on a Shoestring
10 days from4.5 11
3 fascinating countries. 1 super-affordable tour!Explore the beautiful temples of Angkor Wat, the historical districts of Phnom Penh, and the blissful beaches of Koh Rong on this fantastic group tour through Thailand, Cambodia, and Vietnam.
Absolute Oz Jobs
Up to 12 months from €6504.5 39
A perfect way to get your Working Holiday off to a great start!Aged 18-30? Expect to earn £10 to £15 an hour with paid work in Oz! Start with 8 days of fun in Sydney plus 12 months of expert job offers, advice and support - awesome!
Fiji Island Hopping
8 days from €1.0174.5 4
Highlights of North India
20 days from4.5 14
See the best bits of India without breaking the bank!From the delights of New Delhi to the colourful cities in Rajasthan experience three weeks of sightseeing in iconic India. Includes an overnight camel safari, boat trips on the Ganges, and the Taj Mahal.
Central American Journey
32 days from4.5 4
Visit seven countries on this exciting adventureExperience a 32-day Central American odyssey exploring 7 incredible countries, including Guatemala, Costa Rica and Belize. See Mayan ruins, crystal clear oceans and breathtaking scenery!
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