The Best Gift Ideas for Adventure Travelers

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Accessories that you can take with you wherever you go.

Shopping for anyone can be difficult, but searching for a gift for an adventure traveler can be particularly tricky. I mean, what do you get for someone who traverses the globe and probably has their fair share of souvenirs from remote pockets of the world? But don't worry too much, there's always the perfect gift out there somewhere.

Whether you're thinking of gift ideas for a hiker, winter sports enthusiast, or world explorer, we've got you covered. From a thoughtfully-designed bag that's perfect for the tech-obsessed to a compact drone that's perfect for capturing stunning imagery of far-flung international escapes, you'll find something on our list that's fit to be a perfect match.

To make your holiday shopping a little easier, we've put together the perfect list of gift ideas for the adventure traveler in your life. Our list has something for just about anyone on the go. 


Courtesy Peak Design

Travel Backpack 45L by Peak Design

This versatile backpack was designed specifically with adventurers in mind. With side, front, rear, and top access, this bag is as unique as it is stylish.

Shop: $300


Courtesy B&H Photo Video

Parrot ANAFI Drone Bundle

This compact drone packs a punch with HDR video up to 1080 pixels, 25 minutes of flight time, and a follow-me option. The bundle includes the drone, three batteries, a controller, eight additional propellor blades, and a handful of other helpful accessories.

Shop: $799


Courtesy Nikon

Nikon Z 7 Mirrorless Digital Camera

You don't have to be a professional photographer to appreciate a great camera. The Nikon Z 7 is perfect for those looking to branch out into photography, but also for those with plenty of experience. The camera's stats: over 45 megapixels, ISO range up to 102,000 expandable, and a 3.2-inch monitor.

Shop: $3,400


Courtesy Peak Design

Tech Pouch by Peak Design

The perfect travel essential for the techie obsessed, this pouch offers thoughtful design for all of your gadgets and their accessories.

Shop: $60


Courtesy Árbol de Corcho/Etsy

Laser-cut Cork Push Pin Travel Map

At nearly 32 by 20 inches, this push pin map is the ideal gift for any international traveler's home. The carved cork map set in a walnut frame makes it a statement piece that'll easily fit in with anyone's decor. Árbol de Corcho, based in Costa Rica, offers a range of similar items, many of which are constructed from eco-friendly materials.

Shop: $305


Courtesy Peak Design

Slide Camera Strap by Peak Design

The versatile camera strap is great for the adventure traveler on the go. It can be worn as a sling, around your neck, or as a shoulder strap, making for easy access. With a unique anchor link design, you don't have to worry about dropping your camera or the strap loosening as you shoot.

Shop: $65


Courtesy Amazon

OREI International Power Adapter

A great stocking-stuffer option that will help the international traveler in your life cut back on packing. Instead of searching for all of the attachments to an international power adapter, the OREI is an all-in-one option that covers you in over 150 countries.

Shop: $15


Courtesy Best Buy

Sennheiser Wireless In-ear Headphones

These wireless Bluetooth earbuds have a range up to 30 feet, an ion battery with six hours of life, and built-in microphone, making them a great option for those who like to travel light.

Shop: $200


Courtesy L.L.Bean

GSI Outdoors® Pinnacle Dualist Cook System

This outdoor kit offers everything you need for an outdoor meal prep and collapses into a neat and organized bundle for easy transport.

Shop: $65


Courtesy BioLite

BioLite Camp Stove 2

For those who love the outdoors but can't pull themselves away from their electronics, this camp stove is the perfect gift. The BioLite Camp Stove allows travelers to charge their gadgets while enjoying a smoke-free fire that can cook meals and boil water.

Shop: $130


Courtesy REI

Oru Kayak Beach LT Folding Kayak

This 12-foot kayak offers impressive technology in a small package, with a 300-pound weight limit and the ability to collapse into a small tote.

Shop: $1,300