Always on the lookout for great gifts for travel lovers, this year we’ve broken down our annual holiday guide into three categories: travel deals, subscription boxes and gear. We gathered the best discounts and promos we could find to make these travel gifts for women, men, parents and kids as accessible as possible.
So without further ado, here is our holiday gift guide…
Top Gifts for Travel Lovers: Travel Deals and Discounts
We love this first deal from Hertz because it helps families lower their carbon footprint while saving money on their travels!
Save up to 30% off the base rate when you pay now and rent an electric vehicle. From techy touchscreens to smooth drives, choose from the largest EV rental fleet in North America. Book by and pick up through Dec. 21, 2022.
Not wanting to exclude our solid UK-base, we were excited to hear about this deal on an airline that consistently gets good reviews from our members:
Up to £100 off selected flights per person saving – up to £20 off Economy Light, Classic and Delight, up to £20 off Premium and up to £100 off Upper Class return flights.
Full details on travel dates, cabin classes and participating routes can be found at
Book by 28th November.
One of our favorite gifts for travel lovers looking to upgrade their experience… Fly business! And thanks to Cheaopair, it’s more affordable. You can save an additional $100 off their fees on flights by using coupon code BUSINESS100.
Offer available through Dec 31, 2022.
Now that you’ve got deals on flights, it’s time to find accommodations. Here’s a great promo we found:
20% Off Hotels for Black Friday & Cyber Monday at CheapAir.com! Offer valid through 11/29/22. Travel dates through 6/30/23. Book Now through Travel Tuesday!
If you couldn’t what you were looking for on Cheapair.com, check out Expedia’s sale:
Members get 30% off select hotels for Black Friday – join now by 11/28
If you’re looking for gifts for travel lovers that prefer to have everything packaged for them, Southwest Vacations may be the way to go:
Book a flight + hotel vacation package of $500+ to any destination we offer and save up to an Extra $500 with promo code*.
*Promo Code INTLHA500 for Mexico, the Caribbean or Hawaii
$300 off on packages $500 – $999
$400 off on packages $1,000 – $1,499
$500 off on packages $1,500+
*Promo Code USA250 for Continental U.S.
$150 off on packages $500 – $999
$200 off on packages $1,000 – $1,499
$250 off on packages $1,500+
Receive exclusive perks at select properties including resort credits, free room upgrades, kids’ free deals, and more. Varies by resort.
Book: 11/25/2022 thru 12/1/2022 by 3 PM CST
Travel: 11/26/2022 – 7/10/2023
One-day advance purchase is required.
Restrictions, exclusions, and blackout dates may apply to hotel offers.
Grand Canyon West
And if you need travel gifts for women, men and their families who want to explore the great outdoors, here’s a deal that’s heard to beat:
Grand Canyon West customers can choose their own Winter Adventures starting at $64. Offer starts on December 1, 2022 and runs through the end of the year.
Gifts for Travel Lovers When They’re Home: Subscription Boxes
We love subscription boxes because they are great for exploring the world from home. You can try new experiences, connect with a place you’ve already been and even learn more about the world that is closest to you.
Travel the world with distinctive brews… coffee and tea! One of the great travel gifts for women and men looking to reconnect with flavors of some place they’ve already been or explore a new place from home.
Peet’s Coffee is currently offering 30% off new subscriptions now through Christmas.
Amongst the top gifts for travel lovers who are also foodies, this family cooking monthly box takes you on a culinary adventure throughout the year.
For a gift the whole family can enjoy together, check out eat2explore’s Continent Gift Bundle, a bundle of 5 boxes by continent + apron + map + knife + gift box for only $175 (valued at $215, you get 20% off). Offer valid between now and the end of the year.
Kids Night In
After you’re done with your meal, Kids Night In boxes are a great way to play with purpose as a family. They help kids navigate the world in a fun and engaging way.
KiwiCo is a great educational subscription box with different themes and developmental stages.
We particularly love their Atlas Crate which you can get at 20% off on their Black Friday Sale.
Green Kid Crafts
Green Kid Crafts is running a 50% off sale on their subscription boxes as well as STEM and STEAM packs, ALL past Discovery Boxes, and Holiday Boxes and Kits, including Thanksgiving, Gingerbread Village, and Ornament Kits. This is an amazing chance to stock up for the holidays! JOLLY50 will expire midnight of December 10, 2022, or until supplies last. Go here to start shopping!
Think Outside Boxes
Offer your kids the perfect way to build an unbreakable bond with nature that will last forever! These award-winning nature-themed educational subscription boxes for kids ages 7+ are filled with fun and enriching activities, gear, and adventures that will help your older kids and teens create and sharpen their outdoor skills, ignite their imagination, and find happiness and fulfillment that simply can’t be found on a digital screen.
We found 2 promo codes that you can use:
Use FIRSTBOXFREE to get the first box in a multi-mont subscription for free. Offer valid now through December 15, 2022.
Use OUTSIDE50 to get 50% off your first intro box between now and the end of the year.
Gear Travel Gifts for Women, Men and Parents
Nike’s Shoe Sale is a great way to make sure everyone in your family has comfortable shoes to explore new places. Whether you’re looking for something sporty or more urban, Nike shoes will always be comfy. The best part? Save up to 40% off new footwear markdowns at Nike.com
Now through the end of the year!
Columbia Sportswear has some great gifts for travel lovers. Their outerwear and shoe collections for adults and kids are suitable for outdoor adventures and city exploration alike.
Get 25% Off Almost Everything at Columbia Sportswear now through December 29, 2022.
Herschel Supply Company
And speaking of backpacks, have you seen Citi Collective’s Stunning diaper bags which don’t look like diaper bags? You’ll be able to use these long after your little one stops using diapers because they are so stylish and well organized.
20% off your first order now through the end of the year.
Kindred Bravely makes great travel gifts for women who are pregnant or nursing. But their comfortable styles are great even for those that are beyond that stage.
Check out their limited edition holiday bundle: PJs All Day ($149) now through December 2, 2022.
For anyone looking for a new travel stroller, ErgoBaby is offering $100 off Metro+ Stroller from November 28 to December 4, 2022.
Curious about how the ErgoBaby Metro+ compares to the BabyZen Yoyo? Check out our side by side comparison.
Finally, while these aren’t necessarily gifts for travel lovers, we did want to highlight a couple campaigns that are going on at shopDisney.com:
Get in the Giving Spirit! Now through this December 24, join the Disney Ultimate Toy Drive and donate a toy to support children and families in need.
Buy a Book, Give a Book! For every book purchased on shopDisney.com now through December 31, 2022, Disney will donate a book to First Book (firstbook.org)