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Looking for presents for travellers? People who love to travel are always looking for the best, most practical as well as most convenient things to take away on holiday. Getting weighed down is not an option, but nor is missing out on the things that make travel so much easier. These best gifts for travel lovers are based on helping someone have the best travel experience ever and put a huge smile on their face at the same time.

gifts for travel lovers

Best Presents for Travellers – Gifts start from less than $20

This gift guide for travel lovers starts from as low as $20 (and even less), with many being well under the $100 mark.

So you can easily find the best travel presents based on your budget. Whether you are looking for a simple low cost gift or the best luxury travel gifts, you will find something to suit any age and for male or female travelers.

Travel gifts for all occasions

  • Christmas gifts for travel lovers
  • Birthday gifts for travel lovers
  • Wedding gifts for travel lovers

These 71 best presents for travel lovers are also perfect for graduation, a promotion, a farewell or any other special or “just because” occasion.

gifts for travel lovers

Why give gifts for travelers?

Having traveled internationally and locally so many times myself, I always love it when friends and family give birthday travel gifts and even Christmas travel gifts. In fact, many of the best gifts for travel enthusiasts turn a great vacation into an epic getaway.

Whether checking out your favourite city, staying on an tropical island or participating in a totally new & cool experience, those thoughtful travel presents we get to take with us are always met with gratitude and excitement.

What are the best gifts for people who love traveling?

If us travelers could have it all, trust us we would. We would love nothing more than to buy every single life saving travel gadget, practical travel wear and ultimate piece of luggage out there. WHY? Because it makes life so much easier on the road.

When you don’t have the conveniences of home with you when you travel , you crave those things that help ease the burden and give you the comfort to continue the journey.

But we also love those little things that take us by surprise. A simple and inexpensive travel present that says ‘hey I got you this thoughtful travel gift” and “hope this helps makes your travel experience even better”.

So here are a list of practical, popular and unique gifts for travel lovers.


1. Gadgets & electronics

2. Luggage & Travel Bags

3. Organizers & Space Savers

4. On the Go Travel Goods

5. Clothing & merchandise

6. Personal Items

7. Travel Accessories


Every traveler relies on the best gadgets to keep their travel memories alive.You will find some of the best gift ideas for adventure lovers right here.

1. Portable & folding charging station for Apple products

  • Charge Phone, Watch & Airpods
  • 3 in 1 charging dock
  • Ultra thin and portable

It doesn’t get any handier than this. The pocket size charger provides an all in one set up, a perfect travel gift for travel lovers. 

Choose between black, blue, silver, rose gold and space gray.

2. Ultra Smart Phone Gimbal

  • Foldable design to take anywhere
  • sports mode
  • seamless shift from portrait to landscape

One of the best travel presents I have ever received. Using a gimbal means no more shaky footage while on the go. 

The DJI Osmo Mobile 3 rates highly and comes in at an affordable price for a smart phone gimbal. 

3. The latest Kindle Reader – Kindle Paperwhite

  • glare free design
  • 6.8 inch screen display
  • 10 weeks battery life

The all new Kindle Paperwhite features an adjustable warm light and up to 10 hours battery time. The glare free design reads just like paper so can be easily read even in bright daylight. Simply amazing.

One of the best gifts for travel without a doubt.

4. Smallest Fast Charging Portable Charger

  • Charge your phone in under 30 minutes
  • Suitable for smart phones, head phones, watches & more
  • half the size of a bank card

One of the best travel gifts for minimalist travelers. No one likes to get caught out while on the go with a flat phone and no charging port in sight. 

The fast charging portable charger can have your smart phone ready to go in around 30 minutes and it has 2 USB ports. 

5. Action Ultra HD Underwater Camera

  • Anti Shaking
  • Take photos and video footage
  • up to 30 mts dive depth

The thrill of snapping or recording your adventures under the sea or anywhere on land is pretty cool. It is swimming, surfing and diving compatible.

With so many features including anti shake, 5 x zoom and 2 rechargeable batteries, it’s a gift worth giving.

6. JBL Noise Cancelling Headphones

  • Bluetooth enabled
  • Active noise cancellation
  • 15 hour battery life

Choose between a range of cool colors with these noise cancelling headphone. 

Great for long flights, touring or cruising or anywhere in-between. Fantastic reviews and well priced. 

7. Wireless Bluetooth Ear Buds

  • water proof
  • Wireless charging case with display
  • 4.5 /5 star rating – over 37,000 reviews

The TOZO T12 wireless ear buds come packed with lots of features and capabilities. 

The fast charging ear buds (around 1.5 hours) are fully sweat resistant and would make the perfect present for travelers. 

8. DJI Mini Foldable Drone Quadcopter

  • 4K HD video
  • Only 249 grams
  • 3 axis motorized Gimbal and 4 x digital zoom
  • 31 minute flight time

It’s light, compact and totally made to travel.

Don’t let this mini drone fool you. It’s packed with plenty of grunt yet fits into the palm of your hand. I’s say that qualifies as a pretty cool travel accessory.

The DJI Mini Drone can also withstand level 5 winds and still deliver perfect footage.

9. High Powered Compact Binoculars

  • 12 times magnification
  • compatible with eye wear users
  • waterproof

See further with these high powered and compact binoculars.

Get closer to wildlife, birds and amazing scenery on your next holiday.

10. Sony Compact Digital Camera

  • Clear image zoom lens
  • Superb in low light
  • Simple connectivity to smart phone

The Sony HX400V compact camera is a great all rounder for the avid photographer.

With 50x optical zooming and around 300 shots per battery life, the Sony impresses on the go. A great gift for travelers.

11. Portable Bluetooth Speaker

  • 24W loud stereo sound
  • 30 hours playtime
  • waterproof protection

Get the party started with the Ortizan portable bluetooth speaker. Enable the light show which pulses to the beat of the music.

Great for camping, hiking or any where you need great sound.

12. Universal Power Adapter

  • 150 countries compatible
  • integrated USB slots
  • safety shutter design

One of the most important travel items when heading internationally. No more multiple adapters with this all in one gift.

Covers over 150 countries within Europe, UK, USA, AU and Asia green.

13. Go Pro Action Camera

  • 5K Ultra HD video
  • Unbelievable image quality
  • Live streaming

When it comes to recording incredible image quality for the adventure traveler, the Go Pro is always first choice.

Incredible stabilization for adventure on land and in the water.

71 GREAT GIFT IDEAS FOR TRAVELERS -Luggage & Travel bags

Everyone has a need for a travel bag. But everyone likes to do it differently depending on what type of trip they embark on. Luckily, there is a range to suit all types of travelers.

14. 20 inch Carry on Luggage

  • hard plastic shell
  • easy glide spinner wheels
  • Telescoping handle

Up up and away!

A sturdy and reliable carry on piece is imperative. Great for fights when you travel far but also becomes an overnight bag when at home.

The built in TSA lock is also a great additional feature.

15. 50 Lt Hiking & Travel Backpack

  • water resistant
  • hip belt straps & breathable mesh
  • life time warranty

Highly rated & unbelievably affordable, the Duraton brand is based in the USA.

With multiple adjustable straps, anti snag zippers and a separate compartment for a sleeping bag, the 50 Litre backpack is one of the best gifts for adventure lovers.

16. Anti Theft Cross Body Bag

  • 5 point anti theft protection
  • 2 multi organizational compartments
  • mesh water bottle pockets

A cross body travel bag is one of the best and most convenient travel accessories. A great piece to keep all your valuables safe and also still get around hands free.

One of my most favorite pieces when I travel and in a choice of colors.

17. Samsonite Large Suitcase – check in

  • Thigh performance quality case
  • multi directional spinner wheels
  • side mounted TSA approved locks

A good quality suitcase goes a long way when it comes to travel and especially the constant beating of airport handling. Samsonite is a great brand in the world of travel.

The brushed pattern helps hide any scratches and there are also plenty of color choices.

18. Hiking and Travel Back Pack

  • 2 Lt hydration bladder
  • easy to custom fit
  • lightweight

For the adventure traveler looking to explore more of the world. Featuring high denier ripstop shell and safety whistle.

Lots of colors to choose from.

19. Mesh Beach Bag

  • light weight mesh material
  • Zipper closure
  • 8 pockets

Ready to hit the beach, park or pool. Lots of pockets too to store all your essentials.

A great gift for travel lovers and in so many different colors.

20. Waterproof Camera Bag

  • 8 piece removable padded dividers
  • lap top compartment
  • rainproof cover

A great design to fit all your camera needs including an attachment for tripods. Other features include a breathable mesh back and internal mesh pockets.

For the enthusiastic photographer, the perfect travel accessory.

21. Vintage Leather Messenger bag

  • 3 sizes
  • 3 compartments
  • imported distressed leather

Great for the business traveler or anyone who appreciates a quality and stylish looking bag. The large interior easily fits a laptop and comes in 3 sizes just to be sure.

A unique gift for travelers.

71 GREAT GIFT IDEAS FOR TRAVELERS – Organizers & Space Savers

Travel is all about being organized, but as we know it doesn’t always goes to plan. So these space saving travel gifts will be a welcome addition to any new or long time traveler.

22. Electronics organizer travel case

  • water proof double layer
  • Padded dividers
  • comes in 6 different colors

Phone and camera chargers, adapters, power banks, cords and cables galore, it can get overly messy without an electronics organizer.

A great present for travelers and easily fits into a backpack.

23. Hanging Toiletry Bag

  • suitable for both men and women (different colors)
  • handy hook to hang
  • Water proof, light weight & quick drying

With 6 different compartments, this hanging toiletry bag answers all your organization prayers.

Includes 2 water proof pockets, 2 mesh pockets and a front and rear pocket. Plus a huge range of patterns and colors.

24. Packing Cubes – 6 set

  • lots of great colors
  • includes laundry and shoe bag
  • water proof

Say goodbye to messy suitcase syndrome.

Packing cubes are a travelers best friend and help keep organization well under control.

A truly great gift idea for travelers.

25. Travel Jewelry Case

  • Pu leather
  • velvet interior
  • removable inserts

This small and compact jewelry case is a handy addition while away from home.

The solid design ensures all your valuables stay safe while en-route.

26. Sixteen Piece Toiletry Bottles

  • TSA approved – suitable for carry on
  • 16 pieces – perfect travel size
  • easy to fit labels

Save space with these food grade BPA free silicon containers.

The most convenient way to pack all your must have toiletries without the hassle of lugging full bottles around. Makes a great travel gift for all types of travelers.

27. Nylon Shoe Bags

  • Zippered
  • 4 pieces
  • rip proof nylon design

Whether you are looking for a handy yet very inexpensive travel present, or something to add to a lager gift, these set of 4 shoe bags are perfect.

Order in plain back or a mix of colors.

28. Portable Refillable Perfume Bottles

  • set of 4
  • 5 ml capacity per bottle
  • Clear vial to see level of perfume

Take all your favorite perfumes with you with these mini travel bottles. Fits nicely into your handbag without taking up precious space.

Each 5 ml vial dispenses up to 70 sprays.

29. Passport and Vaccine Wallet

  • Blocking capabilities
  • fits air tickets and cards
  • Waterproof

A stylish looking passport wallet. Helps protect all your important documents in one convenient place.

A great little gift for travel internationally.

30. Stash Wallet

  • RFID Blocking technology
  • Slim line design for concealing
  • Neck Wallet

keep everything safe and discrete with this Stash Wallet. A must for any traveler.

Plenty of little compartments to help keep you organised on the go.

31. Microfiber Travel Towel

  • quick dry convenience
  • sizes ranging from XS to XXL
  • Plenty of cool colors

These great space saver microfiber towels fit nicely into their very own carry case. Super light weight and dries on no time.

Great for camping, backpacking or any travel trip. One of the most convenient travel gifts for all types of travelers.


If there was ever any downside to traveling it would be leaving those home comforts behind, and anything else that we take for granted. So these great on the go travel gifts help make up for that.

32. Portable Espresso Machine

  • Compatible with Nespresso original capsules
  • mess free cleaning
  • manual use – no battery or electricity needed

OMG, could this be the greatest on the go travel gift ever! Wake up to freshly brewed coffee each morning. At only 15 cm in length and 336 grams in weight, it’s one amazing product.

Makes a wonderful travel gift for camping, road trips and any other destination. It’s also a great cost saver too.

33. Four Pack Travel tumblers

  • Stainless Steel Double wall vacuum
  • hot ot cold drinks
  • Included 8 lids & 8 straws

The 4 pack travel tumblers offer versatility with hot or cold drinks and fit most cup holders.

Choose from mixed or same color combination and they also come in 6 or 8 packs.

34. Head Lamp -Flashlight

  • Super bright LED – up to 85 meters
  • Shatter proof lens
  • Provides 7 light modes

A terrific hands free device that any free spirited travel lover would happily accept.

Comes with 3 triple A batteries to get you started.

35. Picnic Backpack – 4 person

  • Tablewear
  • Cooler compartment
  • Fleece Blanket

Perfect for travelers on the road. Also comes in a 2 person set.

Dinner plates, wine glasses, cutlery, napkins, salt and pepper shaker plus enough room to fit a large bottle of wine or water.

A beautiful lasting gift in a range of colors.

36. Portable Blender

  • Perfect for shakes and smoothies
  • 2 rechargeable batteries included – full charge 15-20 uses
  • 6 stainless steel blades

Surprise someone who can’t live without their daily smoothie with a fully portable blender. Comes with rechargeable batteries which can be charged several ways.

Great for on the go travel.

37. Insulated Wine Tumbler

  • Double wall stainless steel
  • conveniently unbreakable
  • BPA free lid and straw

Travel in style with your own personal stemless wine glass. The gift that cant be broken and transports easily.

Choose from lots of cool colors.

38. First Aid Kit – Travel Size

  • 100 – 120 piece
  • must have travel essential
  • suits all travel situations

First Aid Kit for those unexpected emergencies when you’re away from home.

A great gift to give to people who love to travel.

39. TSA Luggage Combination Locks

  • 4 pack
  • set your won combination
  • large easy to read numbers

These TSA approved locks means if your luggage needs to be checked, the locks can be closed again without damage.

Great for luggage and backpacks and in 4 different colors or grab all the same color.

71 GREAT GIFT IDEAS FOR TRAVEL LOVERS – Clothing & other Merchandise

40. A Sarong

  • Light weight chiffon
  • One size fits all
  • machine washable

A sarong is a versatile and beautiful gift to give. Also, it’s nice to know it doesn’t take up any extra weight and packs effortlessly.

Absolutely perfect!

41. Mens Hooded Rain Jacket

  • Waterproof & Windproof
  • Machine Washable
  • 100% polyester

This great looking jacket comes in a range of colors and also a camo style which looks super stylish.

The polyester fabric provides plenty of breath-ability and is light weight so packs nicely.

42. Womens Hooded Rain Jacket

  • Waterproof & Windproof
  • Machine Washable
  • 100% polyester

Lots of bright colors to choose from including pink and lime green. Or choose something more neutral such as this white one pictured, black or gray. T

The polyester fabric provides plenty of breath-ability and is light weight so packs nicely.

43. Loose Sun Dress

  • With pockets
  • Adjustable shoulder straps
  • 95% rayon / 5 % polyester

Great for summer travel. Loose fitting for keeping cool and a perfect cover up for the beach.

Lots of designs so grab their favorite color or choose a pattern.

44. Winter Beanie

  • Warm fleece lining
  • Extra thick
  • Covers ears for added warmth

No winter trip should forgo the winter beanie. Luckily this one looks super cute also.

Choose your own color or grab a couple as they are super affordable. Makes a great stocking filler.

45. Mens Hiking Boots

  • Merrell brand – cheaper brands available
  • 100% suede leather / mesh
  • Shock absorbent

Best gift for adventure lovers. Give them the best with these Merrell high grade hiking boots.

Perfect to withstand the different terrains when it comes to travel so they get a lot of use.

46. Womens Hiking Boots

  • Merrell brand – cheaper brands available
  • 100% suede leather / mesh
  • Shock absorbent

Head off the beaten path with a sturdy pair of Merrell hiking boots. A truly great all rounder when it comes to traveling.

A great well thought gift that will see plenty of use.

47. Thermal Underwear – Thermajohn & Thermajane

  • Mens and ladies
  • Ultra soft polyester
  • machine washable

Stay warm and cozy with a pair a thermals on your next trip.

Includes both top and bottom in one set and a range of colors available. These are the mens version, but you can see the Thermajane USA and Thermajane AUS for women here.

48. Winter / Spring Scarf

  • Lots of designs to choose from
  • Hand Wash
  • Gift boxed

A simple scarf makes a great travel gift for women and men.

Take it from winter to spring and any cool day in between. Made of 100% polyester, a great accessory for any outfit.

49. 7 Piece Pajamas Set with Carry Bag

  • Satin Pajamas
  • summer or winter look
  • includes hair tie and eye mask

A great gift for travel lovers. Love this light weight and silky soft set of pajamas for all seasons. Includes cami, shorts, shirt, pants, hair tie, eye mask and bag.

A thoughtful travel gift idea for her.

50. Two piece Sweatsuit / Tracksuit

  • 65% spandex / 35 % polyester
  • Drawstring
  • loads of colors

It’s all about comfort and lounging around. Every trip needs some casual pieces that can be worn in all situations.

The long sleeves easily roll up when needed and a draw waist for the best fit. Choose your favorite color or grab a couple pieces.

51. Havaianas

  • Classic summer sandal
  • Slip resistant rubber
  • Waterproof

The classic Havaianas pack so well for any type of trip. Ready to go whenever you are.

The mens version USA and AUS can be found here and the ladies version below.


52. Beurer 14 Piece Manicure / Pedicure Set

  • Cordless
  • 10 Attachments
  • Storage Case

Just because someone is going away for a little while doesn’t mean they cant look after their hands and feet. The Beurer Manicure/Pedicure Set does just that.

With 3 speeds settings and a hand travel case, what better travel gift to give.

53. Ray Bans – Aviators

  • Stylish and classic
  • Polarized for low glare
  • trendy and popular

Give a pair of ultra stylish Ray Bans, an absolute must have when traveling.

Whether hitting the road or jet setting around the world, a pair of Ray Bans will see plenty of everyday use.

54. Braun Mobile Electric Saver

  • Travel shaver
  • uses rechargeable batteries
  • Weight 0.2 pounds

A light weight mobile shaver is a great little travel gift that will surely come in handy while away.

Washes under running water and lasts up to 60 minutes use. Two AA rechargeable batteries included.

55. Compact Travel Hair Dryer

  • 1600 watts
  • Dual Voltage conversion
  • Folding Handle

With 2 heat speed settings and weighing only 1 pound, the compact hair dryer nicely fits into even then smallest travel bag.

The dual voltage allows travelers to to take it anywhere and it has plenty of power too.

56. Safe Travels Bracelet

  • Stainless steel
  • Comes in velvet pouch
  • Great affordable gift

A terrific present that’s not only very affordable but looks great. Choose from various designs and give someone special the best Bon voyage.

57. Tree of Life Leather Journal

  • Hand Made
  • 240 pages plain paper
  • Decorative stitching

Looking for unique gifts for travelers? Give this beautiful hand made leather journal. A great way to record all your travel adventures.

Writing, drawing or sketching, the hand made journal is hand stitched creating a wonderful vintage look.

58. Victorinox Swiss Army Multi Tool

  • Superb quality
  • 33 functions
  • Swiss made stainless steel

One of the best travel gifts for travelers all over the world. The multi tool set has so many uses it’s insane.

Blade, screw driver, scissors, pliers, corkscrew and so so much more. Made to the highest quality, the Swiss army knife offers a lifetime guarantee.

59. Silk Eye Mask

  • 100% Mulberry Silk
  • Highly breathable
  • comes in gift box

Super soft and highly breathable, there is nothing more luxurious for your eyes than this gorgeous mask.

Ideal for getting some shut eye on long flights or shutting out any unwanted light at night. Comes with a travel bag and an elegantly gift wrapped box.

60. Sun Protection Bucket Hat

  • 100% cotton
  • Adjustable strap
  • Choose your color

An easy to pack hat that helps block the sun and its harmful rays. Roll it or fold it knowing it will bounce back whenever you need it.

Great travel gift for summer, camping and any outdoor activities.

61. Foldable & Stylish Sun Hat

  • Straw hat
  • Sun Protecion 50+
  • Assorted colors and sizes

Perfect for sunny destinations, the straw hat also has attachable straps for those windy days.

You can roll it up, pack it and it will be ready to go whenever you need it. How amazing is that!

62. Sun Bum Travel Kit

  • Vegan products
  • Sun and hair bundle
  • Water resistant

Help save the planet and give someone an awesome gift at the same time. Reef friendly sunscreen and good for all skin types.

Comes with SPF 30 sunscreen, after sun aloe, shampoo & conditioner, lip balm and carry bag.

71 GIFT IDEAS FOR TRAVEL LOVERS – Travel Accessories

63. Small Handheld Portable Misting Fan

  • Rechargable battery operated
  • 3 speed adjustment
  • mist mode

For the traveler heading to warmer weather, this portable fan makes a great handy travel gift. With the addition of mist mode, it is a cool present to give.

Easily charges via USB, power bank, car charger or PC.

64. Folding Yoga Mat

  • Folding space saver for luggage
  • 2 mm thick
  • various designs

Great for Yoga, Pilates or any floor work while you are away.

The non slip mat is a great travel present for those who like to keep fit while on vacation. Easily fits into luggage and weighs only 1 pound.

65. Luggage Scales

  • LCD display
  • Auto off in 60 secs
  • Low battery indicator

There’s no more convenient gift for travelers than a set of luggage scales. Get an accurate reading every time.

Know your check in and carry on weight before you go. A must for every traveler.

66. Tripod for Camera and Phones

  • Universal phone mount
  • wireless remote
  • Multiple shooting angles

Know a keen photographer? Give them a tripod that fits both cameras and phones. Tripod height ranges from 20 inches to an impressive 67 inches. Phones can shoot in portrait or landscape.

The high grade aluminium alloy tripod also comes a neat carry bag and weighs less than 2 kg.

67. Portable Clothes Line

  • 4 mts / 13 ft
  • Retractable
  • Carry bag

Don’t underestimate the amazing advantage of having a portable clothes line. Can be used in every situation from camping, hotels, road trips and even cruising.

Packs well and saves the need to take all your wardrobe on holiday. A true lifesaver.

68. Water Purifier- Drink Bottle

  • Self cleaning
  • insulated
  • stainless steel

A beautiful long lasting travel gift that will see years of use.

Utilizing ultra violet light to sterilize and self clean the stainless steel bottle, it’s as easy as just taping the cap.

Plus with double walled vacuum insulation, it will keep drinks hot for up to 12 hours and icy drink cold for up to 24 hours. Definitely a contender for best travel gifts out there.

69. Travel Clothes Steamer

  • heats up in 25 secs
  • Only weight 600 grams
  • comes with accessories

This light weight clothes steamer is made for on the go and is perfect for wrinkle free travel. Quick 25 second heat up time and 10 minutes continuous steam.

Includes fabric brush, portable hanger and carry bag. Great for cruises, business trips and all other types of travel.

70. Travel Pillow Set

  • memory foam
  • includes eye mask
  • includes ear plugs

Give this handy pillow set to someone who loves to travel. Great for flights, car ,bus and train travel. All presented in a convenient travel bag.

Helps relieve that uncomfortable neck strain we suffer so often and includes a removable cover for even more convenience.

71. Premium Soft Travel Blanket

  • Plush material
  • Carry bag with clip
  • lots of colors

This soft and dreamy blankets packs up nicely in a soft carry case which can also be used as a pillow. Clip it onto your back pack or carry on for easy use.

The blanket measures 60 x 43 inches (150 x 110 cm) and comes in a choice of fab colors.


With so many great gifts for travel lovers I’m sure you found something truly special to give that someone who will love that you thought of them.