Our USA gap years, give you an amazing opportunity to explore America. Without doubt the American continent is a huge place to travel around. This can make it quite tricky to explore, because it’s against the law to hire a car in USA if you are under 25.
(Although you can quite easily own an assault rifle). The solution, we have some amazing road trips which are fully guided take you to some of the best places in America. Check out the national parks, hit Vegas, Los Angeles and New York and everywhere in between. Your gap year in America can be incredible.
Canada also does not disappoint, with amazing skiing and snowboarding programs as well as national parks to explore to your hearts content.
North America Gap Year Trips
USA Horse Ranch programme!USD 1759
If you’re passionate about horse riding, fancy experiencing the real American West, including 3 weeks of riding, wrangling and ranching look no further. You will experience life on a working ranch near the world-renowned Yellowstone National Park. You do not need any prior horse riding experience to enjoy this unique experience, as all abilities are catered for.
USA Road Trip LA to New YorkUSD 2299
The Ultimate USA road trip! Traverse the USA from New York to Los Angeles. Travelling in a small group of independent travellers your will experience fast paced East, the slow moving South and the laid back West with exciting adrenaline activities on the way. Las Vegas, New York, LA, New Orleans, the Grand Canyon and so much more...
Criss-cross the United States on an epic adventure with Xtreme. 48 states in 80 days. A group camping experience with all of your transport, food and accommodation taken care of. There is no better way to experience the USA than this.
Head round the world from West to East taking in the sites and sounds of South East Asia ´s Thailand and Laos, before heading to Australia and New Zealand for some serious action! Finish up in the USA completing an awesome road trip from LA to New York before flying home.
Canada Mountie AdventureUSD 2099
Explore the pristine wilderness of British Columbia and Alberta... Camp in the high Rockies, soak in hot springs, hike across an ice glacier and canoe on a crystal clear mountain lake. The Mountie will take you into the heart of Canada's wilderness - the perfect outdoor adventure!
The Canada Ski Instructor & Snow board instructor courses set you up to make a career in the mountains. Receive intensive personalized training from top ski or snowboard professionals and gain globally recognized qualifications to start your snow sport career.
Three Week Western USA Road TripUSD 3219
Unbeatable experiences of the American Southwest - from mountains, deserts and incredible canyons to rich and famous resort towns, casinos, movie sets and more. Experience an incredible adventure, filled with an endless array of day and night time activities.
Two Week Western USA Road TripUSD 2261
Los Angeles and San Diego, to the Colorado River and Mojave Desert. Hitting plenty of national parks and staring in awe at the Grand Canyon, before heading to Las Vegas to try your luck in Sin city. With the Sierra Nevada and Yosemite National Park crammed into this action packed two-week itinerary, you can experience the best of the West of the USA