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!
Southeast Asia Adventure
31 or 33 days from4.5 23
18 or 25 days from4.5 104
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!
UItimate Costa Rica
10 days from
9-12 days from4.5 46
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!
Absolute Oz Jobs
Up to 12 months from4.5 42
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!
13 days from5.0 14
20 days from £2,449
Discover the best of Europe on this 20 day group adventureSee the hidden gems and iconic sites of Europe on a fantastic 20 day combo-trip! Explore the cobblestone streets, thermal baths and baroque architecture whilst meeting like minded people!
The South African Adventure
12 days from
Australia East Coast Adventure
5-6 weeks from4.5 14
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.
Central American Journey
32 days from4.5 8
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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