Whether you want to volunteer at an animal sanctuary or orphanage, head off on an expedition or conserve rainforest life, a Gapforce adventure travel experience is the ideal way to explore the world, learning and experiencing new cultures for a once in a lifetime adventure.
Why choose adventure travel?
From expeditions and volunteering programs to adventure road trips and jungle survival, a gap year adventure travel experience will equip you with invaluable skills and knowledge, ready to begin your chosen career.
Do I need any skills for an adventure travel gap year?
You do not need any prior skills or experience to join an adventure travel gap year, as any necessary training will be provided. All you need is a clean bill of health and a desire to step outside of your usual comfort zones.
Which adventure is right for me?
Adventure travel has all the fun of travelling - but with an extra kick of adrenaline.
If this is your first time seeking an adventure, our gap year adventure travels will immerse you in new cultures with the addition of being able to channel your inner Indiana Jones or Lara Croft
For seasoned adventurers, we offer opportunities to push your survival skills to the limit with Expedition Leader training.
The Africa Explorer is a great choice for animal lovers. There is nothing quite like the buzz of getting up and close to a lion to make you feel alive!
Or how about machete training in the Costa Rica jungle or seeing the Monteverde Cloud Forest from the viewpoint of the monkeys swinging through the trees on a zipline!
With a wide array of specialist courses and gap year experiences to choose from, you can find the perfect adventure for you.