Want to travel abroad on a gap adventure but don't have time for a full year off? A short adventure gap is the answer! Pack your time full of fun and amazing activities. A short gap adventure trip is bursting with brilliant experiences so you can make the most of every minute. Think of it as a holiday with extras! Whether you want a one or two week short gap trip or have a month or two to spare, sensational short gap adventures are awaiting you all around the world!
We offer a wide range of incredible short gap adventures. Check out our bestselling Thai Adventure, the ultimate group tour in Thailand. Be blown away on a Bali Intro or be tempted by a short Thai Intro tour. Set off on a South African Wild Adventure. See the Aussie East Coast on a top tour or whizz through New Zealand with a travel pass. A short gap doesn't have to mean you miss out. Select one of our epic adventures and see it all on one unforgettable short gap trip!
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Dreaming of adventures in Asia? Don’t have much time to travel? Don’t worry, at Gap 360 we offer loads of short adventure gap trips in Asia! Sign up for our bestselling 3 or 4 week Thai Adventure. Enjoy cities, elephant experiences, volunteering and party time on Thai islands! Join our brilliant 9 or 12 day Bali Intro in Indonesia. See the Philippines or India on a shoestring. Or check out our exclusive adventure tours in Cambodia, Vietnam or China. Adventure’s calling!
There’s adventure waiting around every corner in Australia! Explore the Aussie East Coast on a short adventure tour. Try adrenaline activities such as scuba diving, surfing or scuba diving. Pack fun into a short amount of time in Oz! Or why not get going to New Zealand? Grab a flexible travel pass and seek out adventures in Queenstown, the adventure capital of the world! Or go on an 8-day island-hopping adventure in Fiji and relax in paradise.
Want to have awesome adventures in America? Join an incredible, fun-packed short road trip in the USA! See it all from LA to New York, the Grand Canyon, the deep South or the Wild West. Check out our amazing Los Angeles to San Francisco Adventure!
Africa is a continent bursting with adventures. Sign up for our sensational 2-week South Africa Wild Adventure! Combine safaris, wildlife experiences and adrenaline activities in one short adventure trip. Volunteer at an exciting wildlife project and get up close to awesome animals. Work with mighty big cats, mischievous monkeys or even great white sharks! Or go on an epic overland adventure and discover authentic Africa on a whirlwind tour!
Only got a few weeks to spare? Seek out short gap adventures in Central or South America! Have one week of fun and partying on our Buenos Aires Intro in Argentina. Trek the Inca Trail to legendary Machu Picchu in Peru. Join a tour in Brazil, explore Ecuador or have adventures in colourful Costa Rica. Hang out in cool Cuba, enjoy beautiful Belize, or make the most of Mexico. Soak up the flavours of this amazing continent and make two weeks seem like a lifetime!
Max out every minute of adventure abroad on a short gap trip!
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!
10 or 15 days
Ultimate relaxation in Thailand!
Jet over to beautiful Thailand for 10 or 15 days of blissful beach living! Discover hidden island beaches and secluded sandy bays as you soak up the sun and party with a group and guide!
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!
Adrenaline activities on an Oz adventure
Have an Australian adrenaline rush as you pack in four days of fun-filled adventure activities Down Under. Includes whitewater rafting, sea kayaking, snorkelling at the Great Barrier Reef, and an unforgettable hot air balloon ride over the Atherton Tablelands!
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!
18 days of adventure in stunning Ecuador!
Learn about local culture with homestays in indigenous communities, carve through the Andes on the spectacular Devil’s Nose train, and experience the explosive colours of Otavalo market. An unforgettable taste of this beautiful country!
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!