30 Unique Travel Gifts for Couples That Will Make Their Trip Extra Special

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Are you looking for Christmas gifts for couples who travel? Or for travel gifts for couples who are leaving on a trip soon? Whatever your case, you will find the 30 best travel gift ideas for couples on this list!

From practical gifts, they can use on the road, to beautiful home decorative items. There is something for everyone.

And in case you are looking for gifts for newlyweds head over to the travel wedding gifts list for the best-newlywed gift ideas!

And for Valentine’s Day, check out these romantic travel gifts!

Are you short on time? Check out the editor’s top three gifts for traveling couples by budget.

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30 awesome travel gifts for couples

Large budget travel gifts for couples

#1 Tinggly’s experience gift cards for couples

Box with text "Time Together"
Photo courtesy of Tinggly

If you’ve got a large budget for this gift, then the Tinggly Experience boxes are by far the best gifts for couples who travel!

First things first,

What is the Tinggly Time Together Box?

Tinggly boxes are gift cards that recipients can use for different activities around the world. The Time Together box gives the recipients access to over 600 different global experiences for two.

The couple can use this gift card for a sightseeing and cheese fondue tour in Switzerland, for example. Or a Northern Lights sailing tour in Norway. Or one of the other 600+ other options.

And if you need inspiration for wording to add to your gift, check out these guides


#2 Personalized map

A world map with push pins and a personalized name frame

Travelers love maps. And traveling couples are no exception to that.

So if you are looking for travel gifts for couples at home, then a map is always a good idea.

Especially because it’s a gift they will both enjoy.

I really loved this personalized pushpin map, but check out these 25 world maps if you are looking for more options.


#3 GoPro action camera

A go pro action camera
Our GoPro

This is one of the best travel gifts for couples if you have a large budget. A GoPro action camera to record all their fun adventures.

A GoPro is great for active couples who love taking photos during their bike rides, hikes, dives, or whatever adventurous activity they’re doing together.


#4 Portable charger

An Anker power bank with a bag
Power bank

All gifts that benefit both parties of the couple are great travel gifts for couples. And one example of that is this power bank by Anker Technologies.

The power bank can charge multiple devices at the same time and is strong enough to charge an iPhone four times.


#5 Waterproof portable speaker

A bluetooth speaker from JBL
JBL speaker

This is another example of travel gift ideas for couples that benefit both. The small portable Bluetooth speakers by JBL are super easy for traveling couples to take on a trip. And despite its small size, JBL speakers produce amazing sound quality, so the couple can turn their hotel room into a private party.


#6 Hammock for two

An outdoor hammock
Hammock for two

Who doesn’t love chilling in a hammock?

And what’s better than chilling in a hammock with your lover?

That’s right, nothing!

And that’s exactly why this hammock that fits two people is such as great gift idea!


#7 Sleeping bag for two

Sleeping bag for two

Are you looking for travel gift ideas for couples who love camping?

Then this sleeping bag for two is the gift you need.

It’s a genius invention for couples who miss snuggling together when they’re camping with their separate sleeping bags


#8 Personalized print of passport stamps

Photo courtesy of Kyri Design

This is one of the best travel gift ideas for couples at home.

The stamps can be completely customized. You can choose up to 25 different ones to fill the heart. So all you need to do is find out which countries, states, or cities the couple has visited together. And add them to this poster.


#9 Portable espresso maker

A handheld coffee maker from Wacaco
Portable espresso maker

If you are looking for travel gifts for couples who love coffee, this is the best gift you can get!

As I said before, any gift that benefits both sides of the couple is a great gift. And this portable espresso maker will guarantee that they can have a good cup of coffee whenever and wherever they travel to.


#10 Wine cork maps

Wine cork map of California
Photo courtesy of Amazon

This is one of my all-time favorite travel gift ideas for couples (and singles). A wine cork map of their favorite country or state, such as California.

It’s perfect for couples who love drinking wine together. They can fill this map with the cork of each bottle of wine they drink together.


#11 Travel-themed board games

package of the board game called Ticket to Ride
Ticket to Ride board game

Are you looking for gifts for traveling couples who aren’t traveling at the moment?

Then something to keep them entertained at home is a great gift idea.

One way to keep them busy is by gifting a travel-themed board game. I made an entire list of the best board games for traveler lovers, so definitely check that one out if you want more inspiration.

But my favorite board game is Ticket to Ride (I gave it to my boyfriend for Christmas too). A game that can be played with 2-5 players and in which players have to build railways around the world.


Mid budgets travel gifts for couples

#12 Passport covers

Personalized passport covers
Photo courtesy of Amazon

These two personalized passport covers are great gifts for any type of traveling couple. You can add two different names and they will always travel with matching passports.

For more passport holders, check out Amazon.


#13 DIY Italian cheesemaking kit

Package of a cheesemaking kit

Are you looking for travel gifts for couples who love cooking together and who love cheese?

Then this cheesemaking kit to make homemade mozzarella and ricotta cheese is the perfect gift!


#14 Travel gift cards

Columbia gift cards
Photo courtesy of Columbia

Travel gift cards are definitely the safest bet when it comes to gift ideas for couples who travel.

So if you really don’t know what kind of gifts the couple will like, then you can always go for a gift card.

I made a list of the 25 best gift cards for travelers, so check that one out to pick one for the couple.

Or if you are looking for travel gift ideas for couples who love being outdoors, you can go for a Columbia gift card.

And for couples who often use Airbnb and Southwest airlines, the Pack & Go card is a good option, because it allows them to choose from these two brands (among others).


#15 Travel-sized games

Game dobble
Spot it

Travel-sized games are great travel gifts for couples who love games (duh!).

And one of my favorite small games that can also be played with two players is Spot It.

It’s a super-fast game, where you have to spot similar symbols on two cards. There are five different variations to play the game, so the couple will never get bored with Spot It.


#16 Travel guides for couples

Book cover of 'World's Most Romantic Destinations, The: 50 Dreamy Getaways, Private Retreats, and Enchanting Places to Celebrate Love'
Photo courtesy of Amazon

The world’s most romantic destinations

This is one of the most inspirational gifts for couples who travel; National Geographic’s collection of the 50 most romantic getaways!


Book cover of 'Ultimate Journeys for Two: Extraordinary Destinations on Every Continent'
Photo courtesy of Amazon

Ultimate journeys for two: extraordinary destinations on every continent

This is the best inspirational book if you are looking for travel gifts for couples who love active and adventurous holidays, rather than romantic getaways.


#17 Couple’s travel photo album

Our adventure scrapbook

The adventure book is so much more than just a photo album. It’s a book in which traveling couples can create the most beautiful trip memory book.

It’s one of the best travel gift ideas for couples who just got back from a trip, so they can use this adventure book straight away.


#18 Travel-themed jigsaw puzzle

Landmarks jigsaw puzzle
Photo courtesy of Amazon

Are you looking for travel gifts for couples who aren’t traveling right now?

Then this jigsaw puzzle is a great way to keep them busy at home!

They can still share their passion for traveling by laying this puzzle of landmarks from around the world.

For more travel-themed jigsaw puzzles, check out the puzzle gift guide.


#19 Couple’s piggy bank

A piggy bank with the text "adventure fund"
Our adventure fund

Traveling is an expensive hobby (trust me, I’m speaking from experience). And that’s why this adventure fund is one of the great travel gift ideas for couples. It’s a fun way to save for their next trip together.

And if you would like a different design, check out these travel-themed piggy banks.


#20 Matching travel tumblers

Two tumblers
Photo courtesy of Amazon

Are you looking for more gifts for traveling couples who love coffee?

Then these matching tumblers to keep their coffees-to-go hot are a great gift idea.


#21 Travel-themed cookbooks

Book cover of 'The world in a skillet'
Photo courtesy of Amazon

The world in a skillet

Are you looking for travel gift ideas for couples who love international food? And do they prefer to keep things simple? Then this cookbook is the gift you need. It includes amazing international recipes that can be made in just one pan!


Book cover of 'My street food kitchen'
Photo courtesy of Amazon

My street food kitchen

This is a great cookbook for couples who love street food.


Book cover of 'Booze cruise: a tour of the world's essential mixed drinks'
Photo courtesy of Amazon

Booze cruise: a tour of the world’s essential mixed drinks

Are you looking for travel gift ideas for couples who love booze? Then this cookbook with mixed drinks from around the world is perfect!


#22 Photo frame for couples

Photo frame with "let the adventure begin'
Photo courtesy of Amazon

Do you need cute gift ideas for couples stuck at home?

Then this photo frame for their favorite travel photo together is a great gift to cheer them up.


#23 Matching shirts

Two black shirts with funny matching text
Photo courtesy of Abby’s Design Factory

Alright, I’ll be honest.

I am not a big fan of matching shirts for couples. For me, they’re a bit too much and cliché. But that having said, I did think this one on Etsy was pretty funny. So if you are looking for a funny gift for your partner or for a couple, check out Etsy.


Small budget travel gifts for couples

#24 Bucket list for couples

Our bucket list travel journal
Photo courtesy of Amazon

This is one of the cutest gifts for couples who travel because they can write down all the places they still want to visit together and all the wonderful experiences that they want to do together.


#25 Couple keychain

Matching keychains
Photo courtesy of Amazon

If you are looking for sweet and small gift ideas for couples who travel then this pair of keychains is perfect!

It’s an easy and subtle way for the couple to match on their trips.


#26 Luggage tags for two

Luggage tags
Photo courtesy of Amazon

Do you need practical gift ideas for couples who travel? Then luggage tags are always a good idea.

Especially if they come in a pair, such as these stamp-covered tags. Of course, you can also find the classic Mr & Mrs luggage tags which are great for couples who don’t need subtlety.


#27 Selfie-stick

A tripod and selfie stick for a phone
Tripod selfie stick

I know, the selfie stick hasn’t had the best of reputations. But let’s be honest. It’s actually one of the most practical travel gift ideas for couples. Because how else are they going to take beautiful travel photos of them together?

Sure, you can ask other people or use the timer. But this selfie stick is just way easier and you are not reliant on other people’s photography skills.


#28 headphone splitter

Headphone splitter
Photo courtesy of Amazon

This is one of the most practical gift ideas for couples who travel and who love listening to music or watching a movie together. This splitter turns the output to two ports, so they can use their own headphones.


#29 Sleeping masks

Mr and Mrs silk sleeping masks
Photo courtesy of Amazon

All travel items that come in two are great gift ideas for couples who travel. For example these sleeping masks for newlyweds. They will help the couple to sleep anywhere as a matching pair!


#30 Daily journal for couples

A couple's journal with one question a day to spark fun and meaningful conversations
Photo courtesy of Amazon

Are you looking for meaningful travel gifts for couples?

Then this journal with one question a day for the couple to answer is perfect!

It can be quite a challenge to journal on a daily basis when you’re traveling, but this journal just has one question to answer which makes it way easier. And it’s a great memory book for after their trip.

Or check out these 25 general travel journals.


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FAQ about gifts for traveling couples

What are some practical gifts for couples who travel a lot?

For couples always on the move, practical gifts are key. Think durable luggage sets, portable chargers, selfie sticks, or GoPro. These essentials make travel smoother and more enjoyable, ensuring they’re ready for any adventure together.

What are the best travel accessories for couples?

The best travel accessories for couples include items that enhance their travel experience. Consider a dual headphone jack for shared music listening, a compact camera for capturing memories, or a lightweight, double-sized travel hammock for relaxing together in any destination

How to personalize a travel gift for your partner?

Personalizing travel gifts is all about the details. Engrave their names on matching passport holders or luggage tags. Or, compile a photo book of their travel memories. It’s a special way to celebrate their journeys and the memories they’ve made

Final note on gifts for couples who travel

Do you need some more help with finding the best gifts for traveling couples? Check out the editor’s top three:

AUTHOR

Hi, I’m Lara, a 29-year-old travel-lover (but who’s not these days?). I love reading, puzzling, world-heritage sites, researching, and making lists, which comes in quite handy when you’re making lists of travel gift ideas!