Extreme Gap Year
Want a little extra out of your gap year? Find the travelling wow factor with your very own extreme gap year trip! Don't be content to idle away your gap year, take it to the max as you try some of the most extreme gap year activities to get your pulse racing!
Extremely awesomeTry some awesome activities and get your adrenaline pumping on an extreme gap year adventure: Why not try some adventure sailing in Australia? Or if you'd rather stay on dry land why not test your endurance levels on an extreme hiking adventure as you strap on your climbing boots and take a trek in Tanzania, climbing Mount Kilimanjaro?
Extremely adventurousHave some extreme aquatic activity in tempting Thailand as you learn to dive in the azure blue seas. Swim with the fishes and discover the wonders of the deep and give yourself a gap year to remember! If you want to ride the crest of a wave, why not become a water baby as you take a dip Down Under and learn to surf in Australia? Become a Bondi beach bum or a serious surf dude in the land Down Under.
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Extremely edgyTry a toothy treat as you cage dive with a grinning Great White and take things to the edge, with an extreme ocean experience on a shark and whale conservation project in South Africa. What could be more extreme than coming nose to nose with some of the ocean's most fearsome and fantastic predators? Pick up the pace and get your pulse pumping in this extreme underwater adventure!
Extremely activeFor a great gap year with a difference try an extreme ski and snowboarding experience and have some frosty fun. If extreme sports make you go weak at the knees try the ultimate thrill ride and skim through the skies on a soaring skydive, catch the breeze with some kite surfing or surf or sandboard your way round the world on an extreme sports sensation!
Extremely experiencedIf you want an all-in extreme gap year experience, take a thrilling tour that takes in all the best buzzes on offer around the world. Pick up the pace and have some perfect pulse racing action, with some adrenaline activities in New Zealand, the world's centre of adventure.Whatever extreme you're looking for you can experience it all on the ultimate extreme gap year adventure worldwide!
Southeast Asia Adventure
31 or 33 days from4.5 23
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.
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!
13 days from5.0 14
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!
The Ultimate Gap Year
3 to 12 months from
It's a bucket-list blockbuster!Taking a gap year? Postponing uni? We’ve got the perfect trip for you! Discover Vietnam, Thailand, Bali and Australia with the perfect mix of group and independent travel. Combine fun in the sun with a working holiday and add on extra destinations to build your dream package!
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!
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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