Travel Lover Gifts they will appreciate!
Looking for that perfect travel lover gift for that traveler in your life? Check these 30+ gift ideas that fit your budget.
In this guide of unique travel gifts, you’ll find the perfect item that travelers actually want and will love – and maybe you’ll find some gifts that you’ll want for your own wish list too 😉
Here you can really find the perfect travel gifts you are looking for.
I have been traveling for business and leisure for the past 20 years, I have been to 40+ countries and lived on 3 different continents, and I have a pretty good sense of what type of gifts travelers really want and would love to have.
This is not another “Gifts for Travel Lovers Budget Guide” but instead, a really useful travel gifts guide sharing things that I actually have, or would want.
Now, enjoy finding that perfect travel lover gift!
How to choose gifts for travel lovers
A quick note to make things easier, since finding the perfect gifts for travel lovers can be challenging.
In this Travel Gift Guide it’s easy to choose and pick the winner. In most cases, the best travel gift idea is:
- A travel gift that is thoughtful
- Something that is useful
- Fits your budget
- Travelers need a gift that is practical, and most times, compact and portable
In case you are short on time, you don’t need to go through the whole Gifts for Travelers List – You can go straight to the section based on your budget.
Unique Travel Gifts Under $25
This is definitely the number one item I have in my travel packing and a very useful gift for any travel lover, portable, and fits your budget: Win-win! This external battery pack comes with 3A speed for fast charging, 2 USB-A output and it is compatible with iPhone, iPad, iPod, Galaxy. It also comes in different beautiful colors.
Leather Travel Passport Holder
A thoughtful travel gift idea that any traveler will actually love to have. This beautiful Passport holder is also walled with different slots, and a magnetic button for women and men with premium high-quality ECO-friendly PU leather, it offers protection and can easily fit in a pocket. It comes in a variety of colors.
Toiletry Travel Bag with hanging hook
I have been using my toiletry travel bag for at least 5 years now, and I love it! I have packed this to travel everywhere – from a self-drive safari in Botswana to backpacking in Vietnam. This bag is water-resistance, has a double zipper with 4 compartments to keep items organized. This is an essential compact travel gift.
Vaccum-Isolated Travel Mug
I don’t know about the travel lover in your life, but I love my coffee in the morning and enjoy it slowly while I go on hiking, or I am on a road trip. This Travel Mug has Autoseal technology with leak and spill-proof, making it a perfect travel gift. It stays hot for up to 5 hours and cold for up to 12 hours. Easy one-handed drinking with the push of a button. What’s not to love about this gift?
Collapsible Water Bottle
This is not a water bottle, this is a collapsible water bottle! OMG! Any world traveler will love this unique gift. I have been carrying my collapsible water bottle all over the world and I think that is a must have gift for any traveler. It has a leak-proof twist cap, is BPA-free with 22 oz. also available in other colors.
Memory Foam Travel Pillow
I always travel with my memory foam pillow – A lovely travel gift because it helps to give comfort for short or long flights – or long waits in an airport. This pillow has a curved shape that helps to fix your neck and relieves pain during travel. It is also breathable to help to keep cool and sweat-absorbing fabric with millions of tiny premium microbeads inside.
Leather Writing Journal Notebook
This beautiful leather writing journal makes a great gift for travelers. It is very classic, made from durable top layer genuine leather. Each travel notebook is uniquely crafted, with great quality paper. It has 3 different refill inserts inside (lined, blank, and kraft paper). An amazing gift that fits your budget!
Useful travel gifts Under $50
Day Pack Bag
I understand that a backpack is a very personal choice for style, size, and color. But trust me when I say that this makes simply the best travel gift! I have this backpack, as well as my husband, and we have traveled everywhere and even hiked the Himalayas with our day pack. It fits all the tastes and style.
Cell Phone Camera Lens
This is a great gift for travel photographers. This is a clip-on lens that can be attached to the phone to allow a wider frame and higher quality shots – compatible with iPhone, Samsung, and Google phones. The macro lens also allows for close-up detail shots. These are so much fun to shoot with and is an awesome value for your money.
Fire TV Stick
If you want to impress someone who loves traveling and still be in your budget, this is the perfect option for you. This is a perfect gift for travelers who travel, especially internationally. The Fire Stick solves all the problems for anyone who wants to watch TV in the country’s local language, allowing Netflix/ anything from your browser directly to your TV.
Tote Bag with Wine Glasses - Wine Travel Kit
If the traveler in your life is like me and loves good wine, they will absolutely fall in love with this travel present. Wherever the adventure takes you, you will always have the perfect wine bag. It accommodates 2 bottles of wine or champagne, plus it includes two insulated stainless steel cups.
Tour Guides in any destination in the World
Yes, this is a great gift idea for travelers, right? You can give this personalized gift of amazing tours all over the world. Just surprise the travel in your life with this special gift.
Best Gifts for Travel Lovers Under $100
Duffel Bag Travel Weekender
Yes, you can see it right. This stunning unisex leather and canvas duffel bag is under $100 and it makes a dream travel gift that the adventurer in your life will love even more. It is robustly made of premium materials, has a shoe compartment to separate the shoes from personal belongings, and useful pockets – Just have a look at this product review and you will have no questions.
Anti-Theft Camera Backpack
I ABSOLUTELY LOVE my camera bag, and I am sure that this gift will impress any traveler too. I have been using my backpack for many years now, and it is amazing how much you can pack in this bag. Upper storage space for clothing, lower compartment with removable padded dividers, a compartment for lap-top, cable organizer, water bottle holder, and even tripod. This backpack is just WOW!
Portable Smartphone Pinter
I have to confess, I still don’t have one but I would love to get this gift (anyone?) 😉 – This portable printer can be used on any cell phone, with Bluetooth capabilities, and has fun filters and frames for the photos. It is a great gift for travelers who like to build a physical memory wall as decor.
Magnetic Wall Decor Map
I absolutely LOVE this map because this is how my blog name was chosen: Paula Pins the Planet – I have this map on my office and I am just obsessed to use my magnet pins to mark my destinations and memorable trips. It is a beautiful wall decor and it makes a perfect travel gift.
The Ultimate Travel Gifts Over $100
Fujifilm Instax Mini Instant Film Camera
This camera makes an incredible travel gift for photography lovers! This camera detects the brightness of the surroundings and adjusts the amount of flash to optimize the photo quality and capture light creatively. This camera is also equipped with functions and features like macro mode.
Translator Device with 82 Languages
This is hands down the Ultimate Gift for World Travelers! This multi-language two-way voice translator translates up to 82 languages in real-time. Seriously!? Imagine being able to have deeper conversations and connections anywhere in the world? Yes, it is more than a gift, this is a dream coming true for any traveler.
Guess what has a special place in my luggage on all my trips? This gimble, of course! With incredible image stabilization and a powerful 3-axis motor keeps the smartphone steady and your videos smooth. Check the video from my trip to Namibia here, and see why I love this Gimble so much!
Smart Watch with GPS and Accessories
The ultimate travel gift for those who are serious about adventure. This Garmin watch is my go-to companion in my adventures around the world, and it is amazing for the toughest environments. Built-in 3-axis compass and barometric altimeter plus multiple global navigation satellite systems. It has GPS, heart, stress and activitivity monitors. Plus it comes with must-have accessories for any adventure trip.
Travelpro Elite Carry-on
I have been traveling all over the Planet with my Travelpro Elite Carry-on – for business and also, vacation. I even went on a 20-day trip to Italy with only this carry-on and you will be amazed how much you can pack. Even better? it has a fold-out suiter that packs clothes wrinkle-free. A perfect gift for travel-business or any vacation, really.
Bose Wireless Headphones
I never really understood why these headphones are so expensive, until the day I used one on my long flight to Thailand. OMG! This is really incredible. It has a deep, immersive sound with the latest Bluetooth technology, microphone system, HD voice for clear calls or for that great good night’s sleep on the plane. An ultimate bucket-list gift for a serious traveler!
Final Thoughts about the best travel gift
Whether you are searching for the perfect travel gift for a traveler in your life or just looking for something really special for some holiday inspiration for yourself, this list of very thoughtful gifts for travelers will help you find and an awesome present.
No matter your budget, if you have $25 Dollars or $200, there are useful and good quality travel gifts that will help you level up your travels or the travels of a loved one.
It took me a really long time to select ONLY THE BEST GIFTS FOR TRAVELERS out there, and I really hope you have some great ideas, and I would love to know if you ended up buying any of these travel gifts.
Please, feel free to share this guide with anyone looking for ideas for a travel gift, this is really the ultimate Travel Gift Guide that fits any budget! Thanks for stopping by 😉