50+ Best Christmas gifts for travellers 2021

Get the traveller in your life what they really want this Christmas.

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Searching for that perfect gift for a traveller? Whether they travel all the time or are looking forward to their very first trip, they will really appreciate (and more importantly, make the most of) these great gifts.

As avid travellers we should know. Because they're at the top of our wish lists, too.

Top gifts for travellers

Helicopter Flight, 30 Minutes - Olympic Park & Sydney Harbour - For up to 3 People
Helicopter Flight, 30 Minutes - Olympic Park & Sydney Harbour - For up to 3 People

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Hot Air Ballooning Over The Hunter Valley - For 2
Hot Air Ballooning Over The Hunter Valley - For 2

RedBalloon

Family Sunshine Coast Stay with Breakfast and Dinner
Family Sunshine Coast Stay with Breakfast and Dinner

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Hot Air Ballooning Over Gold Coast with Champagne Breakfast
Hot Air Ballooning Over Gold Coast with Champagne Breakfast

RedBalloon

Tiger Moth Adventure Flight - 30 Minutes
Tiger Moth Adventure Flight - 30 Minutes

RedBalloon

Brisbane to Cairns Experience: Sand Dunes & the Whitsundays
Brisbane to Cairns Experience: Sand Dunes & the Whitsundays

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Best gifts for her

Pilu at Freshwater Five Course Italian Degustation
Pilu at Freshwater Five Course Italian Degustation

RedBalloon

Seaplane Flight over Sydney Harbour and Palm Beach
Seaplane Flight over Sydney Harbour and Palm Beach

RedBalloon

Virtual Wine Tasting at Home with Wine Pack
Virtual Wine Tasting at Home with Wine Pack

RedBalloon

Hot Springs Bathe and Private Bath - 45 Minutes - For 2
Hot Springs Bathe and Private Bath - 45 Minutes - For 2

RedBalloon

Detoxing Sauna, Floatation Tank and Salt Therapy Package
Detoxing Sauna, Floatation Tank and Salt Therapy Package

RedBalloon

Hot Air Ballooning over the Hunter Valley
Hot Air Ballooning over the Hunter Valley

Adrenaline

Best gifts for him

Crocodile Cove Entry with Cage of Death Experience
Crocodile Cove Entry with Cage of Death Experience

Groupon

American Smoking BBQ Cooking Class - Melbourne
American Smoking BBQ Cooking Class - Melbourne

RedBalloon

GT500 Mustang One Day Self Drive Car Hire - Midweek
GT500 Mustang One Day Self Drive Car Hire - Midweek

RedBalloon

Forest to Beach Hose Trail Ride in Byron Bay
Forest to Beach Hose Trail Ride in Byron Bay

Adrenaline

Black Ops Helicopter Flight Mission - 30 Minutes
Black Ops Helicopter Flight Mission - 30 Minutes

RedBalloon

Unique getaways and experiences

Great White Shark Observing in their Natural Habitat
Great White Shark Observing in their Natural Habitat

RedBalloon

Flying Lesson With Aerobatics - Camden Airport, Sydney
Flying Lesson With Aerobatics - Camden Airport, Sydney

Adrenaline

 Canyoning Tour - Empress Canyon, Blue Mountains
Canyoning Tour - Empress Canyon, Blue Mountains

Adrenaline

Dive With Sharks - Melbourne SEA LIFE Aquarium
Dive With Sharks - Melbourne SEA LIFE Aquarium

Adrenaline

Blue Mountains All-Inclusive Day Tour from Sydney
Blue Mountains All-Inclusive Day Tour from Sydney

Klook

Travel gifts for kids

Featherdale Wildlife Park General Admission Entry
Featherdale Wildlife Park General Admission Entry

RedBalloon

Horse Riding, Guided or Free Range in Sydney
Horse Riding, Guided or Free Range in Sydney

Adrenaline

Tall Ship Harbour Cruise from Williamstown - Family
Tall Ship Harbour Cruise from Williamstown - Family

RedBalloon

Sydney Harbour Cruise with Taronga Zoo Entry - For Four
Sydney Harbour Cruise with Taronga Zoo Entry - For Four

RedBalloon

Hop on Hop off 2 Day Cruise Pass by Captain Cook
Hop on Hop off 2 Day Cruise Pass by Captain Cook

Klook

Fun travel gifts

Sea Turtle Snorkel Tour at Julian Rocks
Sea Turtle Snorkel Tour at Julian Rocks

RedBalloon

Tree Surfing and Beer Tasting Adventure - For 2
Tree Surfing and Beer Tasting Adventure - For 2

RedBalloon

The-not-so cheat sheet: Travel gift cards

We say it's not a cheat sheet because it really is what they want. Don't try to guess where they want to go next or what activity they want to do. Let them decide.

We know some say that gift cards are a cop-out but for travellers, they're the dream gift.

Top travel deals for Christmas gifting

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Up to 28% off Coffs Harbour escape with wine + flights

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