Dreaming of taking a tour abroad but don't have much time to spare? Never fear, a short gap tour is the way to travel in a tight time frame! A guided, group tour offers the ideal way to see all the best bits of a destination in one perfect trip. A short tour is packed full with amazing activities, fun, adventures, party time and sensational sights, and is a great way to see the world on a shoestring!
You don't have to take a long time off to enjoy whirlwind adventures around the world - short tours start from as little as one week. A short tour can even be squeezed into your holiday allowance from work or university. Choose from our epic short gap tours all around the world and start exploring!
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Asia is one of our most popular and exciting destinations. Our short group tours are the best way to discover amazing Asia! Visit beautiful Bali on a short Bali Intro tour, discover India on a whirlwind trip, or sign up for one of our short adventure tours in Cambodia, Vietnam or Japan. Make new friends on a great guided tour in Asia!
Australia is an epic destination to take off to on a short gap adventure! Explore the popular Aussie East Coast on a short tour, such as our Sun, Sea, Sail & Surf tour. Sign up for 5 days of fun on a Fraser Island Experience. Sail around the wonderful Whitsunday Islands for a few days, or head in to the great outdoors on an Aussie Outback Adventure! Get going on our short 17-day Grand Kiwi tour and see the best bits of New Zealand. Or grab a top travel pass and explore at your own Kiwi pace! Head to fabulous Fiji and laze on idyllic islands. Spend 8 days discovering Fiji on our exciting island-hopping adventure tour!
Europe is the ideal destination if you don’t have long to spare. Join a fun, European multi-country tour and see it all in a short space of time. You don’t have to go far or leave home for long to be blown away by travel. See new sights in Europe!
The USA is one of the top gap travel destinations. Join a short road trip across America and pack it all in across the pond! Set off on San Francisco to New York road trip. Make new friends on our Canyon, Coast & Casinos tour. Or see it all on our Great American Road Trip. You’ll be spoilt for choice in the land of the free!
There’s so much to see and do in Africa. Travellers on a short schedule will get a lot for their money here! Enjoy safaris, wildlife experiences, stunning sights and amazing islands. Sign up for our bestselling South African Wild Adventure. Go on an 7-day Garden Route road trip in South Africa. Or join an epic overland adventure tour and travel through several African countries. Discover Africa in a short but sensational gap tour!
Travel through Central or South America on a memorable short gap tour. Explore Ecuador, see Costa Rica or go on a brilliant Buenos Aires to Rio adventure tour. Tour the Inca Trail on foot in Peru or take a 2 week tour of colourful Cuba.
Make new friends and make the most of your travel time on a short tour!
40 days or longer
An epic combo tour through Thailand and Vietnam!
Explore Thailand and Vietnam over action-packed tours! Take in the buzzing cities of Bangkok, Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City as well as gorgeous Halong Bay and the sun-drenched Thai islands of Koh Phangan and Koh Phi Phi!
39 days or longer
Enjoy two of our unique Asian adventure tours in one epic trip!
Explore Thailand and Cambodia in one amazing Asian trip. Experience 29 days in Thailand and 10 days in Cambodia, including volunteering, hill treks, elephant experiences, Angkor Wat, beach & party time!
21 days or longer
An unforgettable intro to Thailand and Bali
Combine our two most popular intro tours and enjoy an incredible introduction to Southeast Asia. Explore party hotspots and beach paradises in Thailand, before jetting across to Bali for surfing, dolphins, and massages!
Mountains, beaches and jungles!
Experience the very best of Sri Lanka on this fantastic 12-day tour. Explore Negombo, visit local villages, see wildlife in Udawalawe National Park and learn to surf on the stunning south coast.
Care for endangered pandas and explore China!
Get involved with some super-rewarding wildlife volunteering at the Dujiangyan Panda Research Centre, before journeying through China with a group and guide. Includes a Kung Fu lesson in Shaolin and a night camping on the Great Wall of China!
Up to 12 months
Hop along the Aussie East Coast with this flexible travel pass!
Explore Australia’s East Coast from Sydney to Cairns with this flexible travel pass, valid for 12 months. Have adventures off the beaten track and book your travel with an easy-to-use app!
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!
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!