You’re sure to find the perfect idea for your favorite traveler with this list of more than 85 travel gifts for men (or anyone). There are ideas for every budget and for every type of traveler from road trips to long-haul flights.
I grew up with frequent flyer family members. And as a military veteran myself, I’m familiar with travel essentials that make traveling easier and even fun. I’ve included my recommendations in this list of the best travel gifts.
What to Get a Man Who Travels A Lot?
Whether it’s business travel or just for fun, it’s exhausting when you travel frequently so look for useful travel gifts that will make life easier.
- Look for gifts that make traveling easier, like these high quality travel packing cubes that come in different sizes and different colors for all different needs.
Packing cubes are a game changer in packing for a trip. The cubes make it easy to keep clothing organized and easy to find. They protect clothing from wrinkles and stains. Simply remove them from your suitcase and place them in the hotel closet or dresser with just a couple of moves to unpack each packing cube.
I love using the top-quality EzPacking Cubes to organize my entire family when we move or travel on vacation. The packing cubes make it easy to keep outfits wrinkle-free and neatly organized in the suitcase and hotel room.
- Compression Travel packing cubes can be helpful to fit more into a small suitcase.
- Gift cards for the traveler’s favorite restaurant chains.
- Travel wallet that provides RFID blocking provides identity theft protection for credit cards.
- A Kindle Paperwhite is the perfect travel gift for a voracious reader.
- A luggage lock that is TSA approved for airport security.
- Luxury travel gifts like a cashmere or merino wool travel blanket, travel pillow and mask are pampering gifts.
- Travel gadgets like a compact airplane cell phone stand make a great travel gift.
- A portable charger for a cell phone or other electronics are always appreciated.
- A portable bluetooth speaker is a perfect gift idea for use in a hotel room. This one is also great for outdoor use.
- Well designed travel gear is a great option for a great gift idea:
Travel Gifts for Men
This list of best travel gifts are ideal for Christmas gifts for the holiday season. To find the best gifts for your favorite traveler, consider:
- What type of travel does he do?
- Air travels
- Long flights
- Short flights
- Frequent travel
- Road trips
- Sea, train or other
- Air travels
- How long are his trips?
- Does he travel to different countries?
- What are his interests?
- What are his needs?
- What are his personal preferences?
Useful Travel Gifts
8-PIECE SET COMPRESSION TRAVEL CUBES: 2 Large & 1 Medium, 2 Small, 2 Accessory Bags, 1 Laundry/Shoe Bag, and 50 luggage tag cards
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Choose a travel bag specifically suited for your traveler’s needs. A well-padded bag for a camera for a travel blogger or photographer. An anti-theft backpack for an international traveler or frequent traveler to large cities.
A toiletry bag with a compact design that provides easy access to all items makes living in hotels much more convenient.
A sleeping mask is a great idea for travel lovers because it allows for better sleep on the plane and in the hotel.
A collapsible water bottle a useful gift because it’s small size when collapsed makes it easy to pack and transport.
A lock that is TSA approved provides security while traveling and for suitcases left in a hotel room.
Male travelers appreciate clothes designed to make travel more comfortable. Look for items that have secure pockets and even a passport holder. Shoes that are comfortable and are easy to remove for security checks are a great choice.
A travel alarm for security in hotel rooms contributes to better sleep in a strange city.
Having a travel toothbrush that can be stored in the toiletry bag and is designed specifically for travel is very helpful.
Gifts for a Frequent Traveler
A handheld scale allows him to check his suitcase so he doesn’t have the extra cost of going over the weight limit.
A cashmere blanket, pillow, sock and mask set provides cozy sleeping experience on a flight.
Compression socks are a big help on a long flight to keep feet and lower legs from swelling.
Suitcases and travel bags with spinners wheels are helpful in airports and travel.
A travel version of organizing pouches makes travel much more convenient.
A travel charging cord with USB ports is the perfect gift idea for the modern traveler.
Best Travel Gift Ideas for a Road Trip
Gifts for a Trip Abroad
Gifts that provide comfort for the air travel are a great choice for someone who takes long flights.
Gifts for Adventure Traveler
Unique Gift Ideas
If your traveler enjoys making memories traveling to national parks, this Beyond the Parks subscription box is the perfect gift. You can choose to send one box or a recurring monthly gift box for as long as you’d like. Each box is filled with top quality items made by local craftsmen and small businesses and contains a clothing item and 5-6 unique items featuring the park of the month, including a 5″ x 7″ collector print.
Scratch Off Travel Map – Deluxe gift for travelers dreaming of future travel or ones that want to commemorate travel experiences. This world map allows the traveler to scratch off the countries he’s already visited.
How to Make the Hotel Room More Comfortable
- Bring a nightlight .
- Bring your own pillow or pillowcase.
- Bring a travel pack of dryer sheets to place over the air conditioner/heating unit for a fresh smell.
- Bring paper drinking cups.
- Bring slippers to wear in the room.
- A travel white noise machine is a big help in a noisy city or if there are noisy neigh
- Stock up on shelf stable snacks.
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I’m a mom of 3, a veteran and military spouse. I’ve moved into 20+ homes all around the world. My passion is helping busy people make the space and time for what’s really important to them.