Thailand is backpacker heaven and one of the world's top gap year destinations and it's not hard to see why! Rich in culture, lush landscapes and paradise islands, Thailand offers a supreme mix of delights for any gap year adventurer. Bring on the buzz of Bangkok, Full Moon fun on Koh Phangan, daring dives from Koh Tao island and loads more Asian adventures! There are few better places to volunteer or gain a new skill; learn to dive, help out with marine conservation, get a paid teaching job or go martial arts mad with lessons in Muay Thai boxing. Make new friends at the Full Moon Party and sample the legendary 'Thai Bucket'. With a pinch of city spice and a dash of island flavour, tuk-tuk into Thailand for the perfect gap year trip!Thailand Key Facts
14 days from £674 £899674
Travel Southeast Asia on a budget!
See three amazing Asian countries on a shoestring as you buzz through Bangkok, laze on Thai islands, explore magical Malaysia and discover the buzz of Singapore on this incredible two-week tour!
22 days from £1,187 £1,3191187
3 countries, 3 capitals, 3 weeks
Stray through three amazing Asian countries in 3 weeks; explore Thailand's treats, visit Vietnam and have a Laos adventure as you discover the delights of Indochina from Ho Chi Minh City to buzzing Bangkok.
6 days from £434 £449434
Master diving on this PADI scuba course
Spend five days swimming through our PADI scuba diving course, mastering your submarine skills in the idyllic waters of Koh Tao Island. Spot gorgeous underwater wildlife and gain a qualificaiton that will let you dive all around the world!
19 weeks or longer from £9,699 £9,9999699
An epic round-the-world adventure of a lifetime!
Cross more places off your bucket list and do some in-depth travelling to Thailand, Bali, Australia, New Zealand, Fiji and the USA - all on one breathtaking Round the World trip! Uncover hidden gems, glorious beaches, great landmarks and take yourself on a once in a lifetime trip!
20 weeks or longer from £6,189 £6,3396189
Become the ultimate explorer!
Travel the whole world with this incredible package trip! Tick off South Africa, Thailand, Singapore, Bali, Australia, New Zealand, USA, and Brazil - you’ll have seen and done it all!
2-4 weeks from £474 £489474
Train as a boxer in beautiful Thailand!
Spend up to four weeks mastering your Muay Thai fighting skills on this intensive Thai boxing training course. Train hard with expert trainers, then cool off in the idyllic island seas of Koh Tao! Perfect!
4 weeks from £930 £959930
A 4-week TEFL training course in Thailand
Spend an incredible month in Thailand, training to get a 120-hour TEFL qualification. Stay in the beautiful Thai beach resort of Hua Hin and add new skills to your CV!
2-8 weeks from £674 £749674
Help with healthcare volunteer projects in rural Thailand
Are you a medical student or professional looking for a medical internship abroad? Become a healthcare volunteer on this amazing internship and explore rural Thailand!
Up to 12 months or longer from £4,259 £4,3594259
Our most popular round-the-world trip – in reverse!
Head west across the globe and explore 5 fantastic countries. See the USA, New Zealand, Fiji, Australia and Thailand in one perfect round-the-world package!
9 days from £441 £519441
Lovely Laos for less!
Jet over to Southeast Asia and discover Laos on a budget! Including street food crawls, a 2-day river cruise and an overnight homestay, plus a whole host of optional activities to choose from, this tour ticks every box!