Thailand Gap Year Trips

Our Thailand Gap Year trips are perfect for tropical beaches, island paradises and adventures filled with culture and action.
Amazing value, and perfect for first-time or solo travellers, you´ll instantly make a bunch of new friends to share amazing travel experiences with. Note: our Thailand Gap Year programmes can be from as little as one week to 12 months.

Thailand Experience 2020 -

Having trouble deciding which trip is best for you? This awesome itinerary takes you to see both the North and South of Thailand, making it the best value for money trip on the planet! From visiting temples to snorkeling boat trips, this trip has it all. Strap on your adventure helmet, because you are about to go on the ride of your life!!

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Tropical Fitness Bootcamp - From USD 989

Are you longing to get really fit? If you spend time at the Xtreme Gap fitness bootcamp, set in a tropical Thai jungle paradise, then you really will. Industry leading professional personal trainers will get you in peak condition in no time. After your training take your new six pack for a walk on the beautiful tropical beaches of Phuket. Feel the burn!!

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Thailand Entourage 2020 - From USD 1759

From rivers, waterfalls and ancient temples in central Thailand, to the jungles and mountains in the North, and the amazing lakes, islands and beaches of the South. This trip has something for everyone and is almost certainly the best full country group tour of Thailand around.

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Round the World South East Asia 2020 -

South East Asia is an Xtremely interesting, fun, safe and beautiful part of the world. It has a well-trodden backpacking route for good reason. This group trip will show you the best sites in Thailand, Cambodia and Vietnam in six fun-filled weeks.

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Round The World Tropical Beaches -Thailand – Bali – Australia (2020) -

If you like beaches, this is YOUR trip! From island hopping in Thailand on to Bali and the Gili islands on to and awesome surf trip in Indonesia. Then Australia, all along the East Coast before rewarding yourself with some epic adventures in Cairns! Three awesome countries with loads of beachtime, activities and culture.

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Round The World Thailand & Australia (2020) - From USD 2609

Thailand & Australia offer the perfect mixture when you want to go travelling. Stopping off in Thailand you will be blown away by the culture, beaches and stunning beauty of the country. Featuring a month long Trip you can really do it all, lazy days on tropical beaches. Partying in Bangkok, temples and action. Then it's on to Australia, where you will have an amazing first week followed by an exciting adventure up the East coast.

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Thailand Epic Adventure 8 Days - From USD 0

The ideal way to start your adventure in Thailand and supercharge your selfies! Travel as a group from Bangkok to Khao Sok and Koh Phangan in 8 days. Think amazing locations for the gram! We will take care of everything for you including accommodation, activities and transport, plus your group leader will be on hand all week to ensure you have an awesome and trouble free trip. Up your Instagram game with these locations!

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Personal Fitness Trainer Development Course - From USD 5019

To develop your career in Personal Training, one of the fastest growing professions in the health and fitness industry, it is important to have both practical and theoretical experience. We include both theoretical and practical skills to enable you to provide professional 1-on-1 or small-group training. You will learn to design and instruct personalized training programmes for clients of all levels and goals – enabling you to gain your qualifications with Europe Active and work as a PT any where in the world.

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Become a Divemaster Koh Tao Thailand - From USD 3219

The Koh Tao Divemaster course is an 8 or 12-week experience giving you plenty of opportunity to dive with whale sharks and thousands of tropical fish, like Nemo! Set on a tropical island paradise with white sandy beaches and crystal clear seas, this is the world’s number one spot to do your Divemaster. You will discover one of the most amazing lifestyles and gain a professional level qualification enabling you to work in the scuba diving industry all over the world.

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The Thailand Bucket List 16 Day Tour - From USD 1465

The ultimate bucket list journey through Thailand! If you love beaches, nature, adventure and a healthy dose of partying, then this is the trip for you!

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Thailand Ethical Elephant Project - From USD 799

This is not just any elephant programme. The Ethical Elephant project is one of the best out there, and that is why we offer it! This fantastic opportunity will see you working side by side with these majestic creatures, ensuring that they are fed, washed and kept happy the entire time you spend on the project.

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Thailand Adventure - From USD 1279

Are you looking for a great value fun and cultural trip where you meet loads of other travellers? Do you want to experience some amazing cultural adventures like trekking and visiting temples? You will be enchanted by Thai culture and eased into your travels on a great intro week, you can pick fun adventure options in week two, you'll have a cultural exchange experience in week three and finish up with some serious beach time week four. included are all transfers, accommodation, activities for 4 weeks, and 3 weeks of meals sorted!!

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Thailand Fitness Camp and Beaches - From USD 1309

An awesome combination of joining a Fitness Bootcamp and getting some well-deserved beach time in Thailand. Spend time focusing on your health and fitness by combining your fitness holiday with a lot of beach time on an awesome tropical paradise island in the Gulf of Thailand.

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Double Fit – Bali Fitness Bootcamp & Thailand Fitness Bootcamp - From USD 2650

Are you ready for your ultimate fitness transformation? Sometimes work and life can get in the way of us achieving our goals, so it’s time to make some time for yourself to focus on your fitness and get an awesome bod at the same time! With our professional trainers and customised exercise plans set in a dream tropical locations, this trip combines 2 weeks at our Thailand Fitness Bootcamp and 2 weeks at our Bali Fitness bootcamp and is truly, a life-changing experience!

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Koh Tao Adventure - From USD 609

If you like the sound of die for beaches, superb nightlife and some incredible adventure activities with a cool group of travellers then the Koh Tao adventure is the trip for you. Each week has a new adventure. All you have to do is decide which activities to pick and how long you want to go for.

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Muay Thai Training In Thailand – Now With X-Fit Option - From USD 459

Do you want to try the ultimate in personal fitness training? Muay Thai training Thailand gets you closer to the culture and action. Set on a gorgeous tropical island paradise. You will train hard in a stunning jungle gym up a sandy track minutes from the beach. But will you be ready to step in the ring? Now there is an exclusive Xtreme Gap Year CrossFit bolt on available for only £100 per month for unlimited daily training sessions

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Ultimate Fighter, Mixed Martial Arts Training Camp Thailand - From USD 1199

So you wanna learn MMA? Then learn with the best. Mixed Martial Arts is the ultimate fighting style, and you will discover the secrets, techniques and methods delivered by one of the worlds top MMA fighters. Beginners, Intermediates or Advanced, by training at the Xtreme Gap MMA camp you will become one serious bad ass.

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Freediving Course Thailand - From USD 599

Mastering advanced Freediving techniques will enable you to dive down 20 metres on a single breath of air in just 2 days! You can train at our worldclass Freediving school, set on a cool tropical island in Thailand. We will teach you the correct techniques, the physiology and science enabling you to do advance freediving. Either complete an eye opening beginner or advanced course, or participate in a full blown freediving master or even instructor programme!

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Learn To Dive In Koh Tao - From USD 449

Learn to dive in Koh Tao on your gap year! Getting your PADI qualifications in Thailand is one of the must do activities when you go backpacking in Asia or as part of a round the world trip. Koh Tao is famous for diving, low prices and great experiences, and maybe even meet the Whale shark, the biggest and most amazing fish in the sea! Come join us and have a great time on Koh Tao.

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Thailand IDC Scuba Instructor Course - From USD 3329

Few things can change your life so drastically like a PADI scuba diving qualification, specifically PADI dive instructor. As a diving instructor you have a license to earn money in some of the most beautiful tropical destinations, and live a life of eternal fun, socialising and awesomeness of diving every day and doing something fun for a living. You will completely escape the rat race and have a smug sense of satisfaction that life really is awesome.

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Experienced traveller?  Then get ready to experience the only way to travel.  From the bustling metropolis of Bangkok, to the remote hidden beaches and islands made famous by legend and movies our trips really deliver the best experiences with out blowing your travel budget.

Our Thailand trips are perfect combine with other journeys in Laos, Bali Cambodia and Vietnam so ask us to put together a custom itinerary for you.


What could you do in the Land of Smiles?

We absolutely love Thailand and rate it as one of our personal favourite destinations, so we wanted to get you as excited about Thailand as we are.

Whether it’s world-famous beaches and islands, sacred temples and rich culture or epic nightlife that you’re searching for, you’ll find it all here in Thailand, the land of smiles! It really is the ultimate travel destination on every adventurers’ bucket-list! Thailand is what gap-year dreams are made of!

Beach Perfection

Dig your toes into the white sand, feel the tropical heat on your skin and sip on a fresh coconut in your own personal paradise. Thailand’s incredible beaches are beyond stunning! See for yourself with these amazing pictures!

World-Famous Nightlife

Thumping Bangkok nightclubs, small island beach parties and awesome Full Moon madness; you’ll never be stuck for nightly entertainment in the world capital of FUN! Get the low-down on the night-time craziness here!

Mouth-Watering Food

Who doesn’t love Thai food? Live every foodies dream with cheap eats, tasty market grub and awesome restaurants to suit every budget! Check out this first-hand account, straight from the center of a Bangkok market!

Markets, Monks & Mystery

Thailand’s fascinating culture blends a rich religious tradition with beautiful, ancient customs and a peaceful energy. Find out how you can become part of the intriguing culture here!

Want to find out how else you can spend your time in Thailand? Take a look at these inspiring reviews from other travelers to Thailand!

Amazing experiences in Thailand!

Thailand is full of amazing opportunities for fun, adventure and learning. Not only can you explore one of the most fascinating and beautiful countries in the world, but you can do it while learning a new skill, like Muay Thai or FreeDiving! For something more relaxing, discover the gorgeous beaches or explore the islands on bike, boat, or even by elephant! Thailand is synonymous with adventure and life-changing experiences. Find out which one is awaiting you…

Can’t decide which ones for you? Then go all in with an Xtreme Thailand Experience!

Where can you go?

Nestled comfortably between Laos, Cambodia, Malaysia and Burma, Thailand is in the perfect location for extending your travels to other countries. Following the famous South East Asia backpacker trail through Thailand, Cambodia, Laos and Vietnam is a true right of passage for many gap-year travelers!

Don’t forget you can easily connect to hundreds of other countries from Bangkok’s International Airport so the world is your oyster!

Live your travel dreams on your Thailand gap year

Traveling to Thailand is the perfect way to make your personal travel dreams come true! Thailand blends the perfect mix of exoticism, with that welcoming vibe that people love so much! In Thailand, you can see the world from another perspective, without feeling like you are so far away from home! No matter what type of adventure you choose, you’ll make tons of new friends, have life-changing experiences and make your travel dreams come true in the land of smiles!

What could you be doing on your Thailand gap year right now

Thailand can be so much more than white sand beaches and palm trees, though they’re pretty awesome too!

Did you know you can learn a new skill, do a course or earn money while in Thailand? How would you like to become a qualified diver, take part in an intense fitness bootcamp, teach English or become an underwater filmmaker, all while living in a tropical paradise?

Get the most out of your trip with these amazing experiences and learn new skills to last a lifetime!

Check out the full list of amazing activities and adventures that you could be part of on your trip to Thailand:

  • Explore the underwater world and get certified with our Divemaster courses.
  • Keep active and learn new, exciting Sports while you’re there.
  • Let us guide you to the best spots in Thailand with our Xplorer Trip.
  • Learn & Develop new skills like surfing, rock-climbing or martial arts.
  • Thailand is famous for its Epic Parties, so join the fun now!
  • Group Gap Travel is a great way to make new friends and have fun.
  • Go Diving in one of the best diving locations in the world.
  • Amazing Adventure Travel awaits with these epic adventures
  • Visit Thailand as part of your adverture Around the World!

Whether you’re an adrenaline junkie (like us!), looking for a fun challenge or you want to help make a difference in Thailand through conservation projects, then Xtreme Gap Year can sort you out!

You can choose from an amazing range of diving activities, like becoming a PADI certified diving instructor or a paid underwater filmmaker!

Help save Thailand’s elephants by volunteering in one of the most beautiful parts of the country or share your knowledge with the youth of the country by teaching English.

Fancy yourself as the next fighting champion? Why not step into the ring during your trip with an intense Muay Thai training course, or get your body bikini-ready with our awesome health and fitness bootcamps!

There’s so much that you can do during your trip to Thailand to make it extra memorable, enjoyable and fun! But that’s just the tip of the ice-berg…

Interesting Fact: Did you know 85% of our travellers travel solo? 

Don’t let not having a travel buddy put you off! You’ll meet loads of friends in our group trips and you can even get to know each other before leaving in our online buddy chat system!

Do you have a question about your trip to Thailand? There’s a simple way to make sure you have all the information you need before booking your trip – simply ask us!

Whether you’ve got a question about money, visas, accommodation, insurance or safety, we have all the answers! We’ve been all over the world and created all of our trips from experience, so we can provide you with all the details and insider tips!

No question is too big or small, silly or serious, just try us!

In the meantime, check out our blog and our Youtube channel to get a sense of what it’s like to travel with Xtreme Gap Year! You can even check this awesome video from one of our Thailands trips!


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Thailand Adrenaline Travel.

Adrenaline travel in a group, stunning beaches or sublime culture, Thailand has something for you. Join the adventure with our amazing Xtreme Thailand Experience, with its action packed weeks: or go a little bit more sedate (only a little) on the Thailand adventure.

Short on time? No problem. For a whirlwind tour round Thailand to see the best the country has to offer check out our Thailand Tours. Then we have plenty of Xtreme activities from rock climbing to free diving diving and martial arts. There’s nothing like getting active on a paradise island to have a mind blowing travel experience.

Finally if you really want to experience travelling long term how about a call gap year job like becoming a Divemaster or even paid videography internship? We have loads of ideas and first-hand experience of all of our destinations so get in touch today with your questions. Finally take two seconds to hit the like button, we frequently give away free trips and experiences exclusive to people who like our Facebook page.


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