Have fun on your gap year! Grab the opportunity to have some serious fun and adventure abroad. Most gap travellers set off seeking unforgettable fun and extraordinary adventures. Our trips are designed with that in mind, making sure that fun is always on the travel agenda. A gap trip is the ideal time to make new friends to have fun with, wherever you are on the planet. Enjoy party time, fun activities and amazing experiences around the world!
There are many great reasons to take a gap year. Create some amazing, fun memories to last a lifetime. Whether you want to find paid work, experience extreme activities, take a tour, volunteer, learn new skills or are simply seeking partying or relaxation, the top priority is having a good time! Hunt down fun and adventure in the big wide world. Seek out a whole range of exciting activities in thrilling destinations across the globe. Have fun and go travelling!
Check out our trips below, or read more about Fun »
If you’re looking for fun and adventure abroad, look no further than the amazing land Down Under. Australia is famous for its fun activities! Have fun on Fraser Island, sail the Whitsundays or have fun exploring the East Coast on our Big Aussie Adventure!
If you cut Thailand open you’d find fun running right through it! Thailand is one of the most popular destinations for travellers in search of unforgettable fun. Thailand really does have it all, from brilliant party destinations to idyllic islands and wildlife magic. It also boasts stunning scenery, temples and buzzing cities such as Bangkok and Chiang Mai. If you want to pack in the maximum amount of fun sign up for our epic Thai Adventure. Or see it all in a whirlwind week on our amazing Thai Intro tour!
Why not travel around Asia in search of some of the best fun you’ll ever find? Join a group tour such as our Cambodia Adventure or Vietnam Adventure. Enjoy our Bali Intro tour and bliss out on Indonesian beaches. Or grab a Southeast Asia bus pass and see it all at your own pace. Stop off for loads of fun along the way in Asia!
Fiji is a paradise on earth. There’s no better way to get away from it all than with some fun times on Fiji! Go island hopping and explore all the stunning islands and beaches of this Pacific destination. There’s loads of fun to be had along the way!
New Zealand is known for its fun, adrenaline activities. Find friends and have hop-on-hop-off fun with a Kiwi Discovery travel pass. Enjoy adventure activities in Queenstown, the ‘adventure capital of the world’ or join a fun group tour.
Africa is bursting with fun places to see and activities to do. From safari experiences to fun-packed tours and overland adventures, Africa has it all! Go on our unique South African Wild Adventure. Have fun staying on a private game reserve. Get up close to wonderful wildlife and try adrenaline activities. Or join a multi-country overland tour across Africa and have an adventure challenge you’ll never forget!
You’re guaranteed a good time if you hop across the pond to the USA! Why not take an incredible road trip and have fun? Visit famous American cities such as Los Angeles, Las Vegas and New York. Sign up for our San Francisco to New York road trip and see it all. It's the ultimate fun road trip in the USA!
Can’t decide on one fun destination? Why not visit lots of countries and have fun seeing the world on your gap year? Our Ultimate Adventure round-the-world trip does exactly what it says on the tin. You’re in for some major fun in four fabulous continents. Or choose our Mini Global 360 trip, designed exclusively so you can have as much fun as possible in a short timeframe!
Have fun around the world!
A week of discovery in beautiful Brazil!
Explore lively Rio de Janeiro, the forests of Ilha Grande, and the cobbled streets of Paraty on this action–packed week in Brazil! Including city tours and an island-hopping cruise, this unguided adventure is the ultimate introduction to Rio!
Volunteer by day, relax or party by night
Make a real difference to the lives of local communities in beautiful Cape Town. Choose from a range of fantastic volunteer projects, and transfer vital skills to local settlements, schools, and crèches. An unforgettable experience!
Up to 12 months
Adventure travel + paid work on the Aussie East Coast
Travel and work on Australia's East Coast on our Big Aussie Adventure. Includes awesome travel along the East Coast from Cairns to Sydney, plus a paid work package so you can earn on average £10 to £15 an hour in Oz – amazing!
Have an awesome elephant experience in stunning rural Thailand
Get up close to these amazing creatures at an elephant project and live in a rural Thai village community. Help bathe the elephants, plant crops and harvest bamboo, and get involved with local community projects. A magical experience!
46 days or longer
7 amazing weeks in Thailand!
Enjoy a month of unforgettable volunteer experiences and an action packed 18-day group tour. Care for elephants, teach children and explore the Thai islands on this fantastic combo adventure!
27 days or longer
2 weeks volunteering; 2 weeks partying!
Spend 4 weeks in Thailand volunteering, exploring and partying! Choose between teaching, childcare or elephant volunteering, and then travel around the country on our awesome 12-day Thai Intro tour!