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Asia is full of flair and flavour, a diverse delight which makes for a gorgeous gap year getaway. Colourful and cultural, Asia is rich in natural beauty and historic hot-spots. Asia's breathtaking landscape is one of contrasts, from the Himalayas to lush jungles, sacred rivers and silent deserts.
There is something to suit any gap year traveller, with opportunities for paid work, volunteering or learning skills such as diving or Thai boxing. With golden beaches, full moon fun, wonderful wildlife, ancient temples and desolate deserts, Asia truly is a festival for all the senses.
Enjoy an awesome Thai Adventure including buzzing Bangkok, an Elephant experience, a hill trek, volunteering on Koh Samui, chilling on Koh Tao and the possibility of experiencing a fabulous...
Enjoy an incredible adventure in Vietnam on this 25-day Vietnam Experience, including beach breaks, treks, homestays and highlights such as Halong Bay, Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City!...
Have one week of unforgettable fun in Thailand on our amazing Thai Intro tour! Explore Bangkok, visit a National Park and party on Koh Phangan on this ultimate whirlwind adventure...
Enjoy an ultimate Vietnam Adventure on this amazing 22 or 28-day Asian experience, including beach breaks, treks, homestays and highlights such as Halong Bay, Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City!
Enjoy a brilliant flexible bus tour through Thailand and Laos and go off the beaten track to discover authentic Asia. Hop on and off along the route for up to 12 months of travel.
Discover China on this amazing 27-day round trip tour from Hong Kong. See the Great Wall, the Terracotta Warriors and much more on this epic adventure!
Degree-holders, earn an astonishing USD800 per month on this unbeatable paid teaching programme in Vietnam. Already TEFL qualified? Great! If not, include our TEFL training in magical Malaysia...
Fund your travels by working abroad: See the globe on a shoestring, working to pay your way. The ultimate gold-digging gap!
Discover Vietnam on a 25-day experience and then hop across to Thailand and enjoy a 1-week Thai Intro tour. Add in a Phi Phi Islands Adventure or learn to dive on Koh Tao - awesome!
Take 120 hours of TEFL training in the beautiful beach resort of Hua Hin in Thailand before taking on a paid teaching role in schools across Thailand and earning up to USD1200 per month!
Volunteer in a rural Thai community off the beaten track and make a difference! Teach English to kids, or help with childcare or community projects on this island experience.
Are you a medical student or professional looking for a medical internship abroad? Become a healthcare volunteer on this amazing internship in rural Thailand.
Have a 3-week adventure in Indonesia on this brilliant Bali experience, with 1-week’s cultural introduction, 1 week volunteering and 1 week of fun and adventures!
Capture the magic of Cambodia on this 10 day tour from Bangkok to Ho Chi Minh City, seeing cultural highlights such as Angkor Wat, the colonial city of Phnom Penh and the amazing Mekong Delta.
Our Global 360s are ideal round-the-world packages packed with all our favourite programmes! This flexible adventure allows you to customise your trip and add in your dream destinations.
See the world on a shoestring on this awesome 360 trip for the budget backpacker! Explore Asia, Australia, New Zealand, Fiji and the USA on a great value round-the-world adventure!
Student or graduate aged 18-25? Want work experience abroad? Become an intern in Singapore, add international work experience to your CV and see the world!
Relax in beautiful Bali on this Indonesian yoga and meditation retreat, including a one week cultural introduction in Ubud.
Aged 21-45? Got a degree? Earn at least USD 20,000 per year as a paid teacher in South Korea, plus a TEFL Course, free flights and accommodation included!
Volunteer with kids and in the community in gorgeous Goa. Help with teaching, childcare and community projects and make your mark as a vital volunteer in inspirational India!
See 4 amazing countries in 4 weeks on this Indochina voyage of discovery. Beginning and ending in Bangkok, this epic tour takes you to Thailand, Cambodia, Vietnam and Laos...
Inspire kids in Indonesia on this teaching or childcare volunteering experience in beautiful Bali. Enjoy a cultural introduction week then become a mentor to kids and make a difference!
Get a paid teaching job guaranteed before you travel to beautiful Burma (Myanmar): Earn up to USD1200 a month, and gain that all-important TEFL qualification too!
Volunteer at an incredible turtle conservation project on an idyllic Indonesian island in Bali. Enjoy a cultural immersion week then head to an unspoilt island to volunteer with turtles.
Exploring the bustling streets of Ho Chi Minh City, relaxing on golden beaches, shopping in quaint Hoi An, discovering Hue's citadels and pagodas, floating through magical Halong Bay,...
Volunteer with kids and the community in stunning Nepal: Teach kids and help with community & childcare projects and add in cultural adventures!
This sensational seven-day Asian tour discovers the charms of Cambodia, with amazing sights such as the awe-inspiring Angkor Wat, stunning Siam Reap and the pagodas and palaces at Phnom Penh.
Volunteer in the beautiful Himalayan area of Himachal Pradesh. Add optional cultural excursions to the Taj Mahal and Dharamshala & volunteer with kids and communities in the Himalayas!
Visit Vietnam and enjoy the freedom of this flexible, hop-on-hop-off bus pass. Complete the tour route in as little as 13 days or take up to 12 months to explore. It’s the ideal option for the...
Relax in peaceful backwaters, spot wildlife in beautiful parks, uncover ancient temples, explore tea and spice plantations, take a rickshaw ride through the streets of Madurai
Save Sea Turtles on idyllic islands, conserve coral reefs and do community volunteering on the picture-postcard paradise of Malaysia's Perhentian Islands.
Aged 21-35? Got a degree? Earn money with a paid teaching job in China! Gain a 120-hour online TEFL qualification then spend 1 year as a paid teacher in China.
Have an unforgettable elephant experience in Thailand as you get up close to these amazing creatures at an elephant project and live in a rural Thai village community.
Have an amazing Sri Lankan experience with a cultural orientation, volunteering at a turtle conservation project and relaxing on beautiful beaches in stunning Sri Lanka!
Be blown away by this 28-day adventure from buzzing Bangkok to beautiful Bali, taking in Thai treats, Malaysian magic, Singapore sights, and Indonesian inspiration along the way!
Get going to Cambodia and enjoy the freedom of this flexible, hop-on-hop-off bus pass. Complete the tour route in as little as 8 days or take up to 12 months to explore all the colours of...
Take a 12-day road trip around awesome Asia. Experience authentic Asia and the temples of Angkor Wat on this tour through Vietnam, Cambodia and Thailand.
Discover all the highlights of Asia on our epic Asia 360 adventure! Explore Thailand, Vietnam, Cambodia, Laos, Myanmar (Burma) and Bali on this ultimate Asia 360.
From the delights of Delhi to the colourful cities of Rajasthan experience three weeks of sightseeing in iconic India. Including an overnight camel safari, boat trip on the Ganges, and the...
Join this brilliant hop-on-hop-off Asian bus tour and take up to 12 months to explore the best bits of Thailand and Laos!
Stray through three amazing Asian countries in 3 weeks; explore Thailand's treats, visit Vietnam and have a Laos adventure as you discover the delights of Indochina from Ho Chi Minh City to...
Spend five days swimming through our PADI scuba diving course, mastering your submarine skills in the waters of the idyllic Koh Tao Island.
Go off the beaten track in Borneo and have an unforgettable cultural and wildlife adventure exploring this amazing Asian island. See orangutans, go on mountain treks and relax by the seaside on...
See it all on this Ultimate Adventure 360 tour around the world! Explore up to 4 continents in one unforgettable, epic trip to South Africa, Thailand, Australia, New Zealand and the USA!...
Spend up to four weeks mastering your Muay Thai fighting skills on this intensive Thai boxing training trip on the idyllic island of Koh Tao.
Enjoy a blissful trip to the beautiful island of Bali on an 8-day tour from Sanur to Ubud. Enjoy breathtaking beaches, amazing wildlife and stunning scenery on this Indonesian voyage of...
Begin in buzzing Bangkok and discover Cambodia and Vietnam on this 20-day tour, and enjoy amazing Asian adventures!
See three amazing Asian countries on a shoestring as you buzz through Bangkok, laze on Thai islands, explore magical Malaysia and discover the buzz of Singapore on this incredible two-week tour!...
Grab this brilliant hop-on-hop-off Asian bus pass, valid for 12 months, and join a unique tour off the beaten track in Thailand, Laos, Cambodia and Vietnam!
Spend 15 days travelling around the incredible sights on offer in India, discovering all the top highlights, including the iconic Taj Mahal, the River Ganges, Jaipur and the amazing Amber palace...
Become a volunteer in stunning Sri Lanka: Enjoy a cultural orientation week, then gain great experience at childcare, teaching or community projects in colourful Kandy.
Go off the beaten track in magical Myanmar (Burma) and experience authentic Asia. Enjoy a 15-day adventure in this unspoilt and amazing country.
Take 12 days to explore 3 amazing Asian countries as you visit Vietnam, discover Laos and take your time in Thailand on this top Asian adventure tour!
Go wildlife crazy on this worthwhile volunteering project working with animals in inspiring Indonesia. With rescue care combined with teaching English it's the ultimate Indonesian adventure.
Be inspired by India and travel from New Delhi into Kathmandu in Nepal on this 15-day tour, taking in the iconic Taj Mahal, the sacred Ganges River and ending up in the magical Himalayas.
Have a cultural adventure in China on this 14-day tour from ultra-modern Shanghai to buzzing Beijing. See the magical West Lake, take a boat trip on the mighty Yangtze River, see the Terracotta...
Discover inspirational India from vibrant Delhi to gorgeous Goa on this 15-day tour, taking in temples, culture and the Taj Mahal along the way, before relaxing on the paradise beaches of Goa.
See the best of beautiful Bali, discover lush Lombok and relax on the white-sand paradise of the Gili Islands on this stunning two-week Indonesian tour.
Take a two week round trip from vibrant Tokyo and see the best of Japan, from magical mountains, ancient temples in Kyoto, the Hiroshima memorials and amazing Mount Fuji!