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. A short gap tour is a great way to see the world on a shoestring!
Short tours start from as little as one week. You don't have to take a long time off to enjoy whirlwind adventures around the world. A short tour can be squeezed in to your holiday allowance from work or university. Want an ultimate Thailand tour? Dream of discovering New Zealand? Want to explore Bali on a brilliant tour? Or do you want to see it all in a short time frame in Australia? Choose from our epic short gap tours all around the world. Make sure you don't miss a thing and select a short gap tour to suit you!
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Asia is one of our most popular destinations. Our short group tours are the best way to discover amazing Asia! Join our 3 or 4 week Thai Adventure tour, our most popular trip! Visit beautiful Bali on a short Bali Intro tour, or discover India on a whirlwind tour. Sign up for one of our short adventure tours in Cambodia, Vietnam or China. Travel through Myanmar (Burma), see Malaysia, the Philippines or Singapore in a short space of time. 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!
Hop around magical New Zealand on a short tour. 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 11 days discovering Fiji on our exciting island-hopping adventure tour!
Explore fascinating European cities on a top 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. Set sail in Croatia or discover the gorgeous Greek Islands on a boat tour. Or be inspired by incredible Italy on a short gap trip. Enjoy Europe on short tours, starting from one week's duration. 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 16-day 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 11-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 short 25-day tour from the Atlantic to the Andes and immerse yourself in the wonders of this exciting continent.
Make new friends and make the most of your travel time on a short tour!
35 days minimum
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!
7 or 9 days
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!
16 days or longer
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!
Explore Beijing to Shanghai on a budget!
Spend 9 days backpacking through China on this fantastic group trip! Spend a night camping on the Great Wall of China, discover the bamboo forests of Moganshan and sing your heart out at a karaoke night in Shanghai!
Flexible travel around Europe!
Visit up to 46 European cities with this flexible hop-on hop-off bus pass, and build your own epic European adventure! Travel from country to country and spend as long as you like in each amazing location. When you want to move on, just jump back on the bus!
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.
Up to 12 months
A 12-day tour in beautiful Bali + paid work in Australia
Spend 12 days touring around beautiful Bali before settling into Aussie life with a week of fun activities and up to 12 months of awesome paid work. Have a blast Down Under!