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The 24 Best Travel Gifts for Men (Christmas Gift Ideas)

| Updated May 25, 2023

Are you looking to buy a gift for a man in your life who loves to travel? Don't fret, we have you covered for unique gift ideas.

Men can sometimes be difficult to buy for. This list of the best travel gifts for men will help narrow down your search.

Ever since online shopping became popular, shopping for gifts can be overwhelming. But if you are buying for a traveling man, now you have a direction to go for finding that perfect gift.

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24 Great Travel Gifts for Men

Here is a list of 24 useful travel gifts to help create wonderful travel memories for your partner, best friend, or family member. There's plenty of excellent travel gear for both frequent flyers or those who prefer road trips.

Portable Bluetooth Speaker

This is the ideal gift to bring the music wherever he goes. Going somewhere with a beach? Don't worry, this device is waterproof.

Despite its sleek design, this speaker has heavy bass, long battery life, and fantastic value.

GoPro Hero

If he's doing anything active, the best and safest way to capture the experience is with this device. It's waterproof, durable and captures high-quality footage to remember that particularly treacherous path down that mountain. There are several to choose from.

I just got the Hero10 to use out on the road. I'll be using it for many of our YouTube videos.

Travel Backpack

This travel bag by Nomatic is a backpack, duffel bag, and general luggage in one. Its functionality was designed to have everything he needs for a week-long trip.

This includes a book pocket, adjustable straps, and an underwear compartment, among many others.

Travel Bag

This is the easiest way to pack for a weekend trip. It comes in many different colors, and will even fit in the overhead storage bin on a plane.

Scratch World Map

There isn't a more gratifying travel-themed gift than one you can scratch. Checking a new place off your list? Scratch it off the map. See your progress, and see how many new adventures you have left.

Cocktail Kit

This is for the man who appreciates a quality cocktail wherever he goes. There's a variety of choices too, including Old Fashioned, Moscow Mule, and Mai Tai. So you have the added opportunity of giving something personalized to his specific tastes.

Pocket Multi Tool

For the survivalist or multi-tasker, this Victorinox is both durable and compact. And put this post o n your reading list if you are looking for Best Multitool for Survival: Top 4 Picks & Options

Travel Journal

For some, the best part of traveling is documenting it for safe-keeping. Maybe what you need is this type of travel journal…

America the Beautiful Pass (US Park Pass)

This is an annual pass to access over 2,000 federal recreation sites, including national parks. Find out how to budget correctly for them here. And read more about this important pass here.

Passport Holder

Eliminate his disorganization with this passport holder. Besides the passport, it also holds boarding passes, credit cards, cash and others in one convenient place.

Does he need a hat?

Mike and Jennifer's RV Lifestyle hat collection

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Who needs a hat?

Who needs a hat? You do! Dad hats aren't just for dads. This comfy one's got a low profile with an adjustable strap and curved visor. Just the thing to wear on your next RV Lifestyle adventure.

Portable Charger

No one likes worrying about their tech running out of juice while traveling. So give the gift of peace of mind with this portable charger. It's compact and can charge a phone multiple times before being recharged itself.

Sony Mirrorless Camera

If he wants to take a photo that gets him into National Geographic, he's going to need something better than mobile devices. These mirrorless cameras have kits with a lens and memory card.

Even better, they're light and has a compact design so he can take it anywhere.

Travel Pillow

If your traveler takes long flights, don't let them fly without this. Its comfort and support will help them rest up to start enjoying their trip right away. Bye jet lag!

Eye Mask

This great travel gift goes along with the travel pillow to get him comfortable on that long flight.

Travel Hammock

If he loves the great outdoors, then he probably loves hammocks. This one is well-reviewed, affordable, high quality and is easy to pack.

Water Bottle

A traveler has to stay hydrated, while also pack responsibly. This one is lightweight and collapsible.

Men's Travel Kit

For his convenience, give him a travel kit that is already packed and has it all in one handy place!


For some people, the main reason to get away from it all is to find a beautiful place to read. Amazon's Kindle is a great way to take all your books with you without taking up too much space.

And don't worry about going off-grid with it. Its battery lasts for weeks.


Why even go see the sites if you can't get a closer look? This binocular's small size makes it a worthy travel companion. See other recommendations here.

Universal Travel Adapter

This is the best thing for your globe-trotting traveler. Whatever different country they visit, they'll now be able to plug in and go.

Noise Cancelling Headphones

This is for the traveler who may want to get away from the surrounding noise for a while. And this model is one of the most affordable for its features. It's wireless, active noise canceling, and Bluetooth. The sound is high quality too for its price.


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How about a Drone?

Travel blogger or not, an amazing gift for those who want to capture their visit from the sky is this drone. It can be controlled from over 6,000 feet away and captures 4K footage at 30 frames per second.

Tripod for Videos and Pictures

When traveling with a tripod, the key is flexibility. This way you can place it on a number of surfaces to capture that perfect shot. This one is a great option.

Hotel Room

Sometimes the best gift is the gift of experience. A hotel room or gift card in a place he wants to visit is both thoughtful and the nudge he may need.

Do you have a favorite travel item you would recommend as a gift? Let us know in the comments!

The Gift of Travel…

The best travel gifts for men who love to RV are fun, practical, and helpful. That's exactly what our RV Adventure Guides are!

You can choose one for him or get the whole bundle.

Mike Wendland

Published on 2021-10-10

Mike Wendland is a multiple Emmy-award-winning Journalist, Podcaster, YouTuber, and Blogger, who has traveled with his wife, Jennifer, all over North America in an RV, sharing adventures and reviewing RV, Camping, Outdoor, Travel and Tech Gear for the past 12 years. They are leading industry experts in RV living and have written 18 travel books.

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