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!
18 or 25 days from £1,249
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!
Absolute Oz Jobs
Up to 12 months from £519
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!
South Africa Wild Adventure
15 days from £769 (Was
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!
Australia East Coast Adventure
5-6 weeks from £2,069
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.
9-12 days from £649
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!
Southeast Asia Adventure
31 or 33 days from £1,421 (Was
Islands of Indonesia
21 days from £1,499 (Was
Explore the best of Bali, Lombok, Gili and Komodo IslandsDiscover the highlights of Bali and its surrounding islands on this 21 day tour. With beaches, culture, wildlife, parties and tons of included activities, you’ll be the envy of your mates at home!
9 or 12 days from £699
9-14 weeks from £3,799
12 days from £1,199
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