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!
27 days or longer from £1,4491449
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!
15 or 29 days from £1,2591259
Discover Europe's top destinations by train!
Travel by train through seven beautiful European countries and get to visit some of the most famous and historic city destinations in the world.
32 days from £1,614 £1,8991614
Visit six countries on this exciting adventure
Experience a 32-day Central American odyssey exploring 6 incredible countries, including Guatemala, Costa Rica and Belize. See Mayan ruins, crystal clear oceans and breathtaking scenery!
15 days from £1,7991799
Two weeks of adventure in Japan!
Immerse yourself in Japanese culture over 15 magical days - take a sushi class, top up your Zen at Buddhist temples and shrines, and see the unbelievable beauty of the Japanese countryside. From electric city streets to tranquil woodland temples, this incredible 15-day tour of Japan has it all!
35 days minimum from £2,1992199
A massive combo of top Aussie adventures!
Explore Australia's East Coast on this ultimate tour, which includes some of our most popular Aussie programmes: Have fun in Sydney, learn to surf, travel with hop-on-hop-off pass and enjoy adrenaline adventures in Cairns!
16 days or longer from £1,5991599
See it all along the Aussie East Coast on a 16-day tour!
Spend 16 amazing days exploring Australia’s East Coast from Sydney to Cairns. Add in 4 days of activities in Cairns or a 6-day learn to dive package at the Great Barrier Reef!
7 or 9 days from £609609
7 or 9 days of Indonesian island magic!
Discover gorgeous Indonesian islands on this 7 or 9-day tour. Choose from a range of awesome activities each day, including surf lessons, stand-up paddle boarding and snorkelling, and soak up the sun in paradise!
67 days or longer from £3,8393839
The definitive Asian journey
Explore the very best of the exotic east and discover the wonders of Vietnam, Thailand & China on this ultimate multi-country Asian extravaganza!
5-7 weeks from £2,0792079
A 3-week India adventure tour plus 2-4 weeks volunteering in Kerala
Explore inspirational India, and then make a difference in Kerala. This is an amazing way to soak up the different sides of India, as you explore the hottest sights and then live and work as part of the community.
4 days from £599599
Experience the buzz of the Big Apple!
Hit the bright lights of the city that never sleeps on this fabulous 4-day group trip in New York. Be blown away by the Big Apple!