A gap year is a time to push your boundaries, set off on new, exciting adventures and experience a range of amazing activities on offer around the world. Whether you want to get your adrenaline pumping with some adventure activities, take a leisurely tour and discover diverse destinations, teach kids abroad, learn a new skill, volunteer abroad or travel around the world on an epic trip, the activities you choose will shape your gap year experience and create unforgettable memories for the future.
While you are on your gap trip you can choose from a wide range of incredible activities. Spice up your CV with some paid work abroad, get career kudos with an incredible internship abroad or become a trusted teacher and pass on your passion to pupils across the world. Want to make a difference on your gap year? Share your skills by volunteering abroad and make your gap year both remarkable and rewarding.
Activities in different destinations
There are loads of fantastic destinations to choose from abroad, or you can take the plunge and head off on an around the world gap adventure. Different destinations offer different activities, with New Zealand being famous for extreme activities, while Australia is the ideal spot to learn to surf, dive or even skydive, find paid work, or explore along the East Coast. South Africa is a safari and wildlife activity hotspot, while South America is the place to learn Spanish or experience Marine Conservation. If you want amazing adventures, party time and islands, Thailand is still the top travel destination. Asia offers incredible paid teaching opportunities, while the USA is brilliant for road trips or if you want to be an Au Pair.
More awesome activities abroad
Do you want to learn a new skill and impress everyone back home with your new surfing or diving skills, or do you wish you could learn a new language? Or maybe you just want to have fun with some extreme activities, adventure trekking or safari adventures? Alternatively, you can chill out and see the sights on a tour or take your time discovering the best bits of a destination using a hop-on-hop-off bus or a flexible travel pass. Whatever activities are top of your travel tick-list make sure you amp up the adventure factor and pack as much fun as you can into your gap year!
Head off on an ultimate gap year adventure bursting with awesome activities!