Looking for the best gifts for travel lovers in your life? There are a ton of travel items out there that make perfect gifts. Not only are the useful but they help solve some of travels most annoying problems.
I made finding gifts for people who love traveling super easy. I broke up the travel gift ideas into 6 categories – Practical Gifts for Travel Lovers, Unique Travel Gifts, Eco Friendly Travel Gift Ideas, Travel Gifts for Couples, Travel Gifts for Her and Travel Gifts for Him. These are 50 Gift ideas for travel lovers.
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Practical Gifts for Travel Lovers
Nomatic Travel Pack
The Nomatic Travel Pack is one of the best travel backpacks on the market. Everything about it was designed with the traveler on the go in mind. It’s the perfect bag to take with you when you are doing the actual act of traveling. A thoughtful and useful travel gift.
These handy dandy Packing Cubes keep your clothes organized and makes it easier to pack bulkier items like jackets. They also make it easier to separate your clean and dirty clothes. This is one of the best gifts for travel lovers.
Travel Cord Roll
Keep your electronic companions organized in style with this Travel Cord Roll. It’s also great for stowing small knick-knacks like watches, hair clips, or other on-the-go necessities.
Adventure Passport Journals
Give a thoughtful travel gift of Adventure Passport Journals. Each journal allows you to record all your National Park and road trip adventures. Plus there are pages for logs, checklists, and bucket lists to plan your next great adventure. These make great gifts for someone who likes to travel.
Power Bank Charger
Having an extra, portable power bank is a travel accessory no traveler should ever leave home without. This Power Bank Charger has lots of battery life, being able to charge multiple phones at once, twice before it would run out of battery life. And its only the size of an iPhone.
Portable Luggage Scale
A Digital Hand Luggage Scale is a useful travel gift. The hand scale weighs your bags before you get to the airport. This is a great travel item for flying budget airlines. Avoid the stress of an overweight bag fee with this useful travel accessory.
Osprey Day Pack
The Osprey Day Pack is incredibly comfortable and are perfect for day trips or hikes. Fit for every hiker, backpacker and one of the best gifts for someone who loves to travel.
Give the gift of safety with Travel Insurance from World Nomads. It is been designed by travelers for travelers, to cover your trip essentials. Help keep your friends and family protected. Let’s travel smarter and safer.
The Bigger Carry-On Away Suitcase is lightweight and sized to fit in the overhead bin of most major airlines, or pop easily onto a train or into a car. Perfect for longer trips. This suitcase is built to last and is one of the best travel luggages out there.
Travel Electronics Organizing Case
Keep your cords untangled and organized in a nifty Travel Electronics Organizing Case. No more wasting time trying to find the right cord for the right device. This is a travel accessory every traveler should have.
A Universal Adapter makes for a great stocking stuffer. compatible with over 150 countries including all of Europe and Asian countries.
Travel Door Alarm
Put your mind at ease while you sleep with an extra precision and travel with a portable door alarm. The Travel Door Alarm is a great stocking stuffer as the backpacker gadget is compact, portable and weighs less than 2 ounces.
Essential Travel Wellness Kit
Show them you car with an Essential Travel Wellness Kit. this kit of essentials. Including botanical-based helpers for sleeplessness, hangovers, belly issues, and decreased immunity, you can travel far and wide while feeling good and rested.
Unique Travel Gifts
Luggage Travel Cup Holder
Free Your Hands with this Luggage Travel Cup Holder. Traveling can be a drag, and you don’t usually have a free hand to hold a drink especially with kids. But with this suitcase cup holder, you can hold two drinks and have your hands free.
Inflatable Wine Bags
This is a wonderful gift for a travel lover and for a wine lover. These Inflatable Wine Bags meet all TSA & Airline requirements. They can accommodate wine & spirits, olive oil, breakable keepsakes, perfumes, camera lenses and more.
Road Trip Pillow
Comfortably catch some z’s during long drives with a neck cushion that stays in place while you sleep. The Road Trip Pillow soft-to-the-touch travel gadget is made from 100% recycled plastic bottles.
Priority Pass Membership
With a Priority Pass you have access to over 1300 airport experiences worldwide.
The lounges are quiet, connected spaces to relax or work in, with pre-flight bites, drinks and other added perks that help keep you refreshed and revived.
Eco Friendly Gifts for Travelers
The SteriPEN is a great gift for a traveler that is eco conscience. This useful device destroys over 99.9% of bacteria, viruses, and protozoa by UV light. This is a super useful item to always have on you when you travel if you love the outdoors as much as I do.
Lifestraw Go Water Bottle
The LifeStraw Go Water Bottle filters water while drinking. This is a great gift for travel, backpacking, camping, and emergency kits. The Lifestraw is reusable.
Collapsable Water Bottle
The Nomader Collapsable Water Bottle is portable. It rolls up for compact travel, loops around your wrist for easy carry and attaches to your bag for quick access. This is a must have flight essential.
National Park Pass
A National Park Pass is a great gift for the travel lover and the nature lover. With 423 National Parks scattered throughout the United States, this pass pays for itself in about 3 visits to any park. Plus road tripping around and exploring National Parks is one of the best ways to spend a summer.
The FinalStraw is a pocket-sized, portable, convenient and eco friendly. It comes with a cleaning squeegee tool that stores in the case for cleaning on the go!
Stored in its own carrying case, it can attach to a set of keys, backpack, or carry-on. This TSA friendly straw is great for travel.
Collapsable Travel Cup
The Collapsable Travel Cup is a great gift for the outdoor lover. It has a collapsible design. It fits well in your pocket, purse, backpack, suitcase and takes up no space. This is an ideal item for outdoor hiking, camping and travel.
Solar Power Charger Bank with a Flashlight & Compass
A Solar Power Bank with a Flashlight & Compass is one of the best gifts for outdoorsy women. The external solar power battery charger can recharge by solar or outlet. It also features a flashlight and a compass making this a dual gift.
Gifts for Travel Couples
Wooden World Map Wall
This is one of my favorite gifts for travel lovers. The Wooden World Map Wall is a classy way to spruce up a home and keep the adventure alive.
Leather Passport Covers
Every traveler needs a Leather Passport Cover. Get a matching set and let the adventure begin!
Travel Stub Diary
Giving the gift of a Travel Stub Diary lets the travelers in your life keep track of specials moments. The album has clear sleeves to store your memorabilia, including postcards, maps, brochures, ticket stubs and snapshots, with space in the margins to jot down details of the experience.
A Portable Speaker is a must have for any traveler. This Bose speaker produces a deep, loud sound and has a wireless range of about 30 feet. Battery lasts up to 12 hours, perfect for getting ready in your hotel room or for extra added surround sound as you watch Netflix on your computer.
Destinations of a Lifetime: National Geographic Book
Get inspired with the Destinations of a Lifetime: National Geographic Book. This book takes you on a photographic tour of the world’s most spectacular destinations. This will having you plan your next trip in no time.
Did you really go on that epic trip if you didn’t record it?! Well yes – but why not recored it! Give the gift of a GoPro so the traveler in your life can recored life special moments.
Lonely Planet Guide Books
Another gift of travel inspiration is any of the Lonely Planet Guide Books. These guide books are great if you have to travel on a budget but still want to be able to see the world.
The Secret Life of Walter Mitty DVD
Get excited for a new adventure and watch the Secret Life of Walter Mitty. This movie always give me instant wanderlust. This is a great travel gift to make them feel inspired.
State Shaped Picture Frame
Celebrate your loved ones and the place you love most with State Photo Frames. Even if you are off traveling doesn’t mean you can’t have a piece of home hanging around.
Travel Gifts for Her
Outdoor Safe Smart Wristband
Feel calmer and more confident on your next outdoor adventure with this Outdoor Safe Smart Wristband. It uses encrypted technology to store important medical info. Plus, you can let loved ones know you’re safe with a simple tap of your smart phone. This is a great gift idea for the solo adventurists.
This Toiletry Bag folds up and hangs on the wall. There are three large clear zippered compartments, and one detachable pouch which is perfect for makeup. This helps keep you organized and perfect for the traveler on the go.
Travel Jewelry Case
Take the Travel Jewelry Case wherever you go while keeping your jewelry in place. It’s compact enough to fit in your purse or luggage.
Nano Hair Dryer
The Nano Hair Dryer is a powerful, lightweight travel dryer. Keep your hair looking good without having to lug around huge hair products. This is one of the best travel gifts for women.
Nano Ultra-Thin Hair Straightner
The Nano Titanium Ultra-Thin hair straightener has a slim design that helps eliminate hand fatigue while increasing styling flexibility. Create pin-straight styles with this fast-performing flat iron.
Nano Titanium Spring Curling Iron
Never a bad hair day with a Nano Titanium Spring Curling Iron. Travel gifts for her all the way.
If she’s into Instagram or just creating epic pictures, a Pool Float is never a bad gift for the female traveler in your life.
She’ll be thrilled with a pair of Bose Headphones. They completely cancel out all the noise around you and are comfortable around your ears. This is one of the best gifts for her and a necessity to survive a long haul flight.
Insta Travel Book
Give the gift of travel inspiration with Insta Travel Book by Aggie Lal. Discover breathtaking destinations, have amazing adventures and capture stunning photos. This is a great travel gift under $20.
FujiFilm Polaroid Camera
Give the FujiFilm Polaroid Camera as a gift to help spice up some pictures. It makes a great photo prop and you easily produce instant pictures.
Travel Gifts for Him
Men’s Toiletry Bag
He’ll love this stylish and luxurious Leather Toiletry Bag. Keep all your toiletries organized in one space while traveling. Smartly designed for maximum storage capacity with ease of handling.
Gift him a gift of a Military Compass for his next birthday. Shockproof, waterproof and sandproof, this compass performs flawlessly in all temperatures.
If he loves the outdoors and likes to travel, then he’ll love the Travel Hammock by Kammok. Packed down, the hammock becomes truly pocket-sized.
Yeti Can Insulator
Help keeps his canned beverages cold with a YETI Can Insulator. The solsters are insulated with a double-wall vacuum so your beverages stay really, really cold.
The Lensball is a perfect gift for him if he’s looking to take his photography up to the next level. The Lensball is made for beginners as well as for professional photographers. It’s a great way to be creative in a picture and it’s small enough that he can take it around the world.
Slim Leather Wallet
A Slim Leather Wallet is a convenient size, making it able to be carried around in your front pocket. Plus there’s RFID technology to block RFID signals used to electronically scan your wallet as someone passes by unnoticed. This keeps vital information from being stolen. A solid gift idea for travelers.