Taking a backpacker tour as part of your gap year is a great idea, even for independent travellers. Organised tours take away all the stressful bits about travelling, like finding somewhere to sleep and eat, leaving you to just soak up the fun parts.
Backpacker tours also introduce you to areas and local people you almost certainly wouldn't have met otherwise. And more importantly than all that, you can share your amazing experiences with other likeminded people, many of whom will become firm friends and potential travel buddies once your tour is finished.
You'll find a whole host of tours on this site, ranging from epic 2 month adventures through the African bush to day trips in Bangkok. Rest assured, we have something for everyone.
Travel from Bangkok to Singapore on a voyage of discovery, soaking up traditional cultures and revelling in the exotic flavours of the region.
Cruise Australia’s East Coast with us as we take in some of the most exciting experiences a tour of Australia has to offer.
Spend four weeks in the spectacular Bay of Islands, New Zealand, undergoing intensive training in outdoor pursuits including scuba diving, kayaking, sailing and hiking.
Drink in a kaleidoscope of colour and culture, experience spiritual Varanasi along the Ganges, marvel at the Taj in Agra, wander vibrant cities, revel in the colourful villages of Rajasthan.
After a taste of the wild bush and an insight into Aboriginal culture up the ’Top End’, we’ll head deep into the beautiful yet formidable Outback and what’s known as the...
Cycle around the ruins of the Khmer Empire at Angkor Wat, keep an eye out for rare bird life in Ream National Park, bike out along the Mekong River to a village homestay.
Visit six countries on this classic adventure and experience mighty ruins, clear Caribbean waters, rainforests and breathtaking scenery along the way.
Hike the Inca Trail, watch condors soar above Colca Canyon, stay with the local Uros Indians on Lake Titicaca, experience the vast Bolivian Salt Flats and Tango in the buzzing city of Buenos Aires.
Get into the best of Thailand, Laos & Cambodia. Be part of the buzz & bright lights of Bangkok before a change of scene in the Mekong with its rice paddy & sugar fields & coconut palms.
This Hanoi tour covers the historic hot spots, must-see monuments and special spaces that you’d kick yourself for missing. It’s got it all for those wanting to see all the highlights.