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It can be tough to shop for a gift for a couple. And it can be equally challenging to shop for a travel lover. As a couple who lives and breathes travel, we thought we’d put the two together, and create this epic list of gifts for traveling couples.
We’ve got more than 50 items on this list, ranging from meaningful travel memorabilia to super-practical gear. Any gift on this list would be sure to win the heart of any travel couple in your life. How do we know? We ARE that travel couple, and can personally attest to owning and loving many of the items on this list. And for those things we don’t have, they are definitely things we WANT. So rest assured that this is a tried-and-true list of gift ideas for traveling couples.
Ready to get started? We hope you enjoy perusing this gift guide. If you need even more ideas, click to the bottom of the article to see more of our favorite gift guides for couples.
A scratch-off map has become the go-to gift for the travel lover in recent years. It's an especially good choice for couples who want to track their adventures together! This map set actually comes with both USA and world map- a great deal!
Does the couple in your life LOVE to get outside? Are they glamping enthusiasts? This book would be a beautiful addition to their shelves.
Gorgeous landscapes, outdoor adventures, creative design, and a glass of wine at the end of the day, glamping is our idea of the great outdoors!Written by our friends Mike & Anne of HoneyTrek, Comfortably Wild is the culmination of their 2.5-year, nine-country, 73,00-mile quest to find the best glamping destinations in North America.
We're huge proponents of the couples bucket list, and it's extra special to be able to record all of those plans and adventures. For the traveling couple in your life, a bucket list book like this one would make an excellent present.
If you can't find specific "his and hers luggage", then why not gift the couple with a beautiful set they can share? This Tommy Bahama 4-piece set is classic and gorgeous, and should be able to hold a couple's stuff nicely.
There's nothing like a long flight to drain you of energy. But with the right items, you can feel rested and rejuvenated, and ready to take on your destination. Grab a couple of these sets to gift to the traveling couple you love.
Speaking of long flights, this travel-sized cocktail kit can ensure that a flight is anything but dull and boring. There are different kits available so your recipients can make their favorite cocktail option.
The classic gift for a globetrotting duo! While there are lots of options for matching passport covers, including some that say Mr. & Mrs. (perfect for newlyweds), we like these colorful versions that you can have personalized with the couples' names.
Give them all the inspiration they need for the best romantic destinations on earth. This book was written by two well-traveled bloggers who suggest great spots on every continent. A must-have for their library or coffee table.
When not on the go, the couple who loves travel can be reminded of their favorite hobby/passion with some well-chosen wanderlusty art. This wall print is a great choice for something that combines love and travel.
Picnics are so fun for couples, and wonderfully romantic. Make planning a picnic date super easy for the couple you love with this clever picnic basket backpack. It has everything they need for an awesome meal outdoors.
Have you heard of Tinggly? This company provides a way for you to gift experiences to loved ones. The vouchers let the recipient choose from hundreds of activities so they can be sure to pick what they're most excited about.
Buying home decor can be tricky. But with this unique and neutrally-colored world map, you're almost guaranteed to be making an excellent choice. I don't know the traveling couple that wouldn't love this.
You'll be forever remembered as the world's best gift-giver when you surprise the couple with this incredible professional camera set and full accessory kit. In fact, they will almost be ready to become professional couples travel bloggers if they want to!
Is the couple on your list a pair of coffee drinkers? Travel-lovers and coffee-lovers will jump for joy over this global coffee of the month club. A delicious brew from around the world arriving to their home each month? I'm sold.
Travel is beneficial to a relationship in many ways, but you can also make time to work specifically on your relationship as you travel. A game like this, designed to spark conversation between partners, is ideal for a travel game that will also have lasting, meaningful impact.
LEGO makes some fantastic architecture sets featuring famous sites across the globe. If you've got a crafty or game-loving couple to buy for, they just might be psyched to put together one of these sets.
Rise and shine! This lightweight breakfast sandwich maker can travel with its owner fairly easily (especially on a road trip or camping trip). And for the couple, the convenience of making two sandwiches at once is priceless. Plus, just look at how clever this machine is! 2020, baby!
We were recently introduced to DripDrop and we are hooked! This electrolyte powder provides you with near-instant relief when your body is super dehydrated. Whether you drank too much the night before or are simply recovering from a long dry day of travel, DripDrop will have you feeling better faster with its ultra hydration. Plus, it tastes yummy! This is a great gift for frequent travelers.
Does the couple you're gifting love to camp? These camp-friendly enamel mugs are ideal for enjoying a fresh cup of coffee in the morning next to the campfire. Bonus: they are lightweight and travel-inspired.
If you're a frequent traveler, you know how important it is to have a practical carryon bag. It makes the trip (and the whole airport experience) so much smoother. Consider gifting the couple that loves to travel a backpack like this (or two) to improve their travel tenfold.
Passing the hours on a long flight or endless road trip is so much more fun with this book of adult mad libs. The couple will be laughing uproariously together as they come up with hilarious word combinations.
Amy Hartle is the co-founder and owner of Two Drifters, where she blogs about romantic and couples travel, relationships, honeymoons, and more. With a Master’s in English and a BA in Musical Theatre, Amy loves to write quality content as well as to entertain, and she hopes to do a bit of both here on the blog! Amy is happily married to her husband Nathan, and when not working on their sites, Amy & Nathan can be found cuddling, reading, and enjoying delicious lattes.