So you’re on the hunt for the perfect travel gift for that special globetrotter in your life, but you’re not quite sure where to start. Well, here’s some good news: travelers are incredibly easy to please!
Being constantly on the move has taught us to take things easy, be adaptable, and keep our possessions to a minimum. That’s why practical travel gifts – especially ones that can be taken on trips – never fail to put a smile on our faces. The best gifts for travelers are the ones we can actually use, like packing cubes, a day pack, or even a camera to capture those unforgettable moments.
With that in mind, let’s take a look at some useful and fun gift ideas for travelers. And don’t worry, we’ve got options for every budget!
Travel Gifts $0-10
- Keep yourself entertained while waiting for buses, trains, or planes with this engaging numbers puzzle book.
- Travel in style with a toothbrush holder that keeps your toothbrush protected and bristles intact.
- Carry your dirty laundry in this travel-sized bag adorned with a world map design.
Colouring Books for Adults
- Ease your nerves during flights with adult coloring books that help you relax and unwind.
- Catch some much-needed rest on long flights with a silk sleeping mask.
Foldable Flip Flops
- Pack these convenient flip flops for beach days or showers at hostels.
Luchador Bottle Opener
- Never struggle to find an opener again with this unique and conversation-starting bottle opener.
- Pack this compact flashlight for those late-night suitcase-packing sessions without disturbing your dorm mates.
- Give your luggage a playful touch with fun and colorful luggage tags that help you spot your bags on the carousel.
- Keep your hair fresh on days when washing isn’t possible with this convenient spray-in dry shampoo.
- Hide messy hair, use it as a headband, wear it as a scarf – this versatile buff has 12 styles in 1.
- Ensure the security of your belongings with a reliable luggage lock.
Aquapac Waterproof iPhone Case
- Protect your iPhone from water damage while enjoying water activities.
- Hang your clothes to dry wherever you are with this compact clothesline equipped with attached pegs.
- This multi-purpose balm treats aches, pains, and colds, making it a traveler’s best friend.
Nail Polish Remover Pads
- Change up your nail color on the go with these convenient pads.
Movies that Inspire Wanderlust
- Check out these travel-inspired movies like “Lost in Translation,” “Tracks,” and “The Motorcycle Diaries” to fuel your wanderlust.
- Pass the time during travel days with a deck of playing cards.
- Share movies and music with friends using this handy headphone splitter.
- Love it or hate it, a selfie stick is perfect for capturing group and solo shots on your adventures.
Travel Spice Kit
- For the foodie traveler who enjoys cooking even while on holiday.
- Keep your bras in shape and prevent them from getting crushed with a dedicated bra holder.
Travel Gifts $10-25
Quick Dry Microfiber Towel
- Stay dry and comfortable in hot climates with this fast-drying travel towel.
- Stay connected in 150 countries with this color-coded adapter.
Grid-It Electronics Organizer
- Keep your electronics organized with this practical organizer.
Travel-sized Nail Kit
- Maintain your nails on the road with this compact nail kit.
- Stay grounded with this bracelet that contains elements from the highest and lowest points on Earth.
- Avoid overweight luggage fees by weighing your bags with this portable luggage scale.
Travel Watercolour Set
- Unleash your artistic side with this travel watercolor set.
- Charge multiple electronics simultaneously with this convenient power bar.
- Say goodbye to leaky shampoo bottles with this solid shampoo bar for your backpack.
- Keep your electronics protected from water during kayaking, rafting, or beach outings.
- Stay comfortable during long-haul flights with these compression socks.
- Capture steady shots without straining your back or your budget with this lightweight tripod.
Collapsible Food Containers
- Pack picnic lunches on the go with these collapsible food containers.
- Find your way in the dark with this LED headlamp.
- Spruce up your home with airport code-themed throw pillows or ones featuring wanderlust-filled quotes.
- Keep track of your travel experiences with this Moleskin journal.
Lonely Planet’s “The World”
- Get inspired and discover potential travel destinations with this comprehensive travel guide.
- Store all your travel memories on this reliable memory card.
- A versatile piece of clothing that can be used as a beach coverup or a blanket.
- Freshen up when showers are not an option with these handy wet wipes.
Travel-sized Shampoo Bottles
- Travel light by carrying only the shampoo you need in these travel-sized bottles.
- Read in bed without disturbing your dorm mates with this convenient reading light.
- Enjoy your favorite tunes on the go with a portable speaker.
Coffee Mug with Airport Code
- Start your day with a special touch by drinking your morning coffee from a mug featuring your hometown’s airport code.
Collapsible Water Bottle
- Keep hydrated without the hassle of disposing of your drink at airport security with a collapsible water bottle.
- Protect your bag from torrential downpours and airport conveyor belts with a backpack raincover.
- Create more space in your backpack by compressing your clothes with a compression sack.
- Navigate off the beaten path with a reliable and professional compass.
- Stay warm in wintry destinations with thermal underwear.
- Carry your essentials in style with a travel-inspired tote bag for a day of sightseeing.
- Stay cool in warm climates with a fashionable straw brim fedora.
Travel Gifts $25-50
- Capture those hard-to-reach shots with a flexible and versatile Gorillapod.
- Stay organized on your travels with these handy packing cubes.
- Find your toiletries easily during your hotel or hostel stays with a convenient toiletry kit.
Travel Quote Phone Case
- Show off your love for travel with a phone case featuring the quote “I haven’t been everywhere, but it’s on my list.”
Airport Code T-shirt
- Proudly display your hometown’s airport code wherever your travels take you with an airport code t-shirt.
Warm Fleece Jacket
- Stay cozy in cool climates or on chilly bus rides with a warm fleece jacket.
Scratch Off Map
- Keep track of the countries you’ve traveled to with a scratch-off map.
Computer Sleeve with World Map
- Show off your love for travel with a colorful world map computer sleeve.
- Prepare for outdoor adventures with these reliable trekking poles.
- Store your makeup essentials in style with a “Jet lag made me do it” makeup bag.
- Camp in comfort with an ultra-compactable mummy sleeping bag.
Travel J Pillow
- Find comfort even in uncomfortable places with a cozy travel J pillow.
- Gear up for treks on the Inca Trail or the Annapurna Circuit with reliable hiking boots.
- Test your geography skills with a challenging 4000-piece world puzzle.
External Hard Drive
- Back up your important files while traveling with a reliable external hard drive.
- Stay comfortable on long travel days with stretchy and comfortable yoga pants.
World Map Necklace
- Display your love for travel with a world map necklace.
- Explore new cities with ease by carrying your essentials in a light day pack.
- Showcase your travel destinations with this unique cork globe.
- Slip on and off these comfortable Toms shoes during your travels.
Travel Magazine Subscription
- Get inspired with travel magazines like National Geographic, Lonely Planet, AFAR, and more.
- Add a touch of wanderlust to your home with a cozy world map-themed throw blanket.
Inflatable Wine Bag
- Safely transport your wine with this convenient and protective inflatable wine bag.
Pacsafe Adjustable Cable Lock
- Secure multiple items with one go using this adjustable cable lock.
Travel Gifts $50-100
- Carry your favorite books without the weight with a convenient Kindle Paperwhite.
Backpack Safety Mesh
- Keep your belongings safe during travel with a reliable backpack safety mesh.
Silk Travel Sheet
- Sleep comfortably even in questionable hostel sheets with a silk travel sheet.
- Protect your eyes in style with trendy Clubmaster sunglasses.
Fun Shower Curtain
- Brighten up your bathroom with a shower curtain adorned with airport codes for inspiration.
Fujifilm Instax MINI 7s
- Capture memories in a unique way with a fun Fujifilm Instax MINI 7s camera.
- Relax and take lazy naps wherever you go with a comfortable ENO hammock.
Lomography Diana F+
- Get creative with film photography using the Lomography Diana F+ camera.
Travel Gifts $100-200
- Travel in style with a carry-on luggage that reflects your love for travel.
Waterproof Fujifilm Camera
- Capture beach and poolside shots without worrying about damaging your DSLR camera.
Leather Weekender Bag
- Escape to the city in style with a fashionable leather weekender bag.
- Learn a new language like German, Spanish, Japanese, or any other language you desire with Rosetta Stone.
- Impress your guests with a 16th-century imitation globe that holds your drinks.
- Stay connected without the weight of a laptop with a compact iPad Mini.
Travel Gifts $200-500
Osprey Wheeled Backpack
- Wheel or wear this versatile backpack that’s perfect for all types of travel.
- Brave any weather conditions with a reliable triclimate jacket.
- Carry your camera, lenses, and laptop in style with a handcrafted leather ONA bag.
- Enjoy your music without any background noise with noise-cancelling headphones from BOSE.
Travel Gifts $500+
GoPro HERO 5 Starter Bundle
- Capture incredible footage with the most advanced GoPro camera and a comprehensive starter kit.
Canon Powershot G7 X mark ii
- Take your photography to the next level with the versatile Canon Powershot G7 X mark ii camera.
- Elevate your videography skills with the professional-grade Panasonic GH5 camera.
DJI Mavic 2 Pro
- Experience the best in aerial photography and videography with the DJI Mavic 2 Pro drone.
AirBnB Gift Card
- Give the gift of travel with an AirBnB gift card that can be used anywhere in the world.
- Fulfill someone’s dreams with a round-trip flight to their dream destination.
There you have it – 101 amazing gift ideas for travelers! Whether you’re looking for practical gifts for the road or fun items to bring the spirit of travel into the home, we’ve got you covered. Happy shopping and safe travels!
Do you have any other gift ideas for travelers on your wishlist?
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