Gap Year Festival Goer
Start off your exploration of Europe's biggest and best festivals in London, because really, where better? From here you can start your gap year by exploring this phenomenal capital city and use it as a launch point for your travels. Brilliantly connected and served by a fantastic international rail service it's ideal.
We've included an FlexiTrip pass on this one, so you know you can travel around Europe flexibly, comfortably and easily. This is a hop-on hop-off bus pass around Europe, so you can really take your time and make sure you see everything you want to between the different festivals we've got lined up for you.
Start off by casually making your way down through Europe to La Tomatina, where you'll see more tomatoes than you ever thought possible and get stuck into the world's biggest food fight! Once you've recovered and can stand the sight of a tomato again, pick up that hop-on hop-off bus again and work your way through Central Europe to Oktoberfest and get ready for some steins. Munich isn't just famous for this, but really, there's only one reason you'd go in October!
One little twist to the usual route here, for Halloween where better to spend it than in Romania and Hungary, hanging with Count Dracula (see what we did there?) for this spookiest of festivals. Follow Dracula's trail past castles, fortified churches, mountain hangouts and beautiful little rural villages where things haven't changed for hundreds of years as well as seeing the beautiful, divided city of Budapest and its world famous baths and spas.
Finally, continue your adventure around Europe from here, head back West to Paris and Amsterdam for Christmas, head north back into Germany and Poland or even head back South to Italy and Spain to soak up some more sun before winter comes!
Whatever you want to do, you've got complete flexibility and a huge range of places to go.
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FlexiTrip hop-on hop-off bus pass
7 day Halloween trek
4 day Oktoberfest hostel stay
5 day La Tomatina camping
6 months travel insurance
Start and finish anywhere on our Europe map
Every 2nd day service from May to October
Stay as long as you like in each destination
Expert Guides on all departures
Change your travel days as often as you like
Book accommodation through MyTrip with no booking fees
La Tomatina Inclusions
Your fantastic festival team
4 nights accommodation
Festival Entrance Ticket
Orientation walk of Valencia
Festival party night
Return coach from Buñol for Tomatina Festival
Afternoon session at the beach
Festival t-shirt and headband
Official La Tomatina after-party
Your fantastic festival team
3 nights accommodation (walking distance to beerfest grounds)
Free welcome drink on arrival
Orientation walk of Munich
Halloween Tour Inclusions
Your fantastic guide and driver
6 nights’ accommodation
Turda salt mines
Bran castle tour and entrance fee
Exclusive Halloween party location
Orientation walks Brasov, Sighisoara and Cluj
Halloween BBQ at Racatau Valley
StudentUniverse has been supplying the best flight, hotel and tours deals to students around the world for years now and we’re delighted to be the preferred travel partner of gapyear.com and to make your travel experience even more amazing.
We have a great team of travel gurus that understand what a gap year is all about just waiting to help you, and since we are part of the Flight Centre Travel Group we are able to offer the best flights, gap year packages, hostels, tours, volunteer placements and insurance - the works. This is not your average travel agency, it’s the ultimate backpacker travel agency.
If you’d like to get in touch to chat about your travels, even if you’re in the preliminary stages and you’d just like some advice, give us a call on 0333 333 9923 or submit an enquiry to StudentUniverse – we’d love to hear from you.
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