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!
Up to 12 months from £1,289 £1,3391289
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!
11 days from £1,529 £1,5791529
Culture, islands, wildlife and rainforests in Borneo!
Pack your bags and fly out to beautiful Borneo for 11 days of exotic rainforests, incredible wildlife, peaceful surroundings and paradise off the beaten track islands. Laze on white sandy beaches and zipline through jungles on an adrenaline pumping adventure. What are you waiting for? Borneo is waiting for you!
9 days from £936 £1,039936
9 days in magical Mexico!
Discover the Mayan ruins and beach paradises of Mexico on this fantastic 9-day group tour! Combining culture, exploration and relaxation, this is the perfect way to travel around Mexico!
47 days or longer from £2,694 £2,8092694
Enjoy an Asian odyssey through 3 amazing countries!
Discover Vietnam, Thailand and Cambodia in one awesome Asian adventure trip. Spend 25 days in Thailand, 10 sensational days in Cambodia and 12 days in Vietnam!
Minimum 13 days from £658 £679658
A flexible round trip from Bangkok through Northern Thailand and Laos!
Fancy flexible travel in Northern Thailand and Laos? Our Laos Flexi Loop is the ideal hop-on-hop-off adventure. Choose a bus pass only or sign up for our fantastic flexi tour, which includes accommodation and awesome activities!
9 or 10 days from £1,049 £1,3991049
Safari adventures + beach & island time in Africa!
Take off on an awesome 9 day African overland adventure in Tanzania & Zanzibar. Go on safari in the Serengeti and the Ngorongoro Crater before relaxing on the paradise island of Zanzibar!
Minimum 6 weeks; Maximum 12 months from £1,059 £1,0891059
Hop on and off with a flexible travel pass in Australia and New Zealand
This trip combines our top two flexible travel passes, the Sydney to Cairns Travel Pass and Kiwi Discovery Pass. Discover the Australian East Coast and New Zealand at your own pace and hop on and off for amazing adventures abroad!
17 days from £1,399 £1,7491399
A 17-day overland adventure tour in South Africa & Swaziland!
Travel from Johannesburg to Cape Town via Kruger National Park & Swaziland and along the gorgeous Garden Route. The king of all road trips!
2 or 4 weeks from £823 £849823
Live in the heart of Old Havana, learn Spanish, dance & see Cuba!
Spend 2 or 4 weeks in cool Cuba. Stay in Old Havana, learn to speak Spanish and enjoy awesome cultural activities and excursions in this colourful country!
7 days from £726 £855726
A week of camping, game drives and discovery!
Spend 7 days in South Africa, Zimbabwe and Zambia, and go on unforgettable safaris, camp in the African wilderness and discover the beauty of this incredible continent!