Gap Year Adventure Tours
Taking a gap year is now common, not only for students but also for people who have been in the workplace for many years. Our Madventure tours are designed to offer a great gap year experience with our budget Silk Road Tours and Central Asia Overland Tours being the 2 most popular trips as they are our longer adventures.
Our gap year tours are accessible to people of all ages, sexes and nationalities. Our ‘gap years for grown up’s’ give people in the workplace a chance to get out of the office and really explore an environment completely out of the norm. We cover some of the most extreme places in the world such as Tajikistan, Tibet, Pakistan, Iran, Turkmenistan and so many more.
When taking a gap year we recommend you find a tour that suits your timeframe and also takes you out of your comfort zone. Our tours range from 9 days to 3 months so please have a look at our trips below to find something that suits your needs.
Asia Gap Year Tours
Silk Road Overland Tour – a 3 month trip from Istanbul to Beijing (or vice versa from Beijing to Istanbul) covering 11 countries including China, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan,Tajikistan, Uzbekistan, Turkmenistan, Iran, Azerbaijan, Armenia, Georgia and Turkey. This is a group tour conducted on a custom-built overland expedition vehicle.
Central Asia Overland Tour – a 40 day trip from Tehran to Almaty (or vice versa from Almaty to Tehran) covering 6 countries including Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan,Tajikistan, Uzbekistan, Turkmenistan and Iran. This is a group tour conducted on a custom-built overland expedition vehicle.
Iceland Gap Year Tour
This 2 week overland trip goes in-depth into amazing Iceland and visits all the highlights this amazing island has to offer. This trip is 100% camping and includes most meals which makes Iceland affordable. This is a group tour conducted on a custom-built overland expedition vehicle.
Iran Gap Year Tour
Our 9 day trip through Iran is a small group adventure tour that visits such highlights as Tehran, Qom, Esfahan, Persepolis, Shiraz and Yazd. This is a hotel only tour so there is no camping. The tour will be conducted in a private mini bus.
Pakistan Karakoram Highway Gap Year Tour
Our 10 day trip along the Karakoram Highway will show you one of world’s most scenic drives as we follow the Indus river up to the Chinese border visiting numerous tribal villages along the way. There is also good opportunities for trekking into some of the most beautiful mountains ranges on earth! This trip is 100% hotels and will be conducted in 4×4’s with a maximum of 4 people per vehicle. You can link this tour with the Tibet Adventure Tour.
Tibet Gap Year Tour
Starting in the famous Silk Road trading town of Kashgar in the far west of China we undertake a 2 week journey through Tibet starting with the amazing route 219 following the Himalayan mountain range and visiting such iconic sights as Mt. Kailash, Lake Manasarovar, Everest Base Camp, Shigatse, Gyantse, Lake Yamdrok and Lhasa. This trip is 100% hotels and will be conducted in 4×4’s with a maximum of 4 people per vehicle. You can link this tour with the Pakistan Karakoram Highway Adventure Tour.
South Africa, Lesotho & Swaziland Gap Year Tour
Our 3 week tour of South Africa, Lesotho & Swaziland starts in Johannesburg and ends in Cape Town (or vice versa from Cape Town to Johannesburg) and visits the best of these 3 southern African countries including Kruger National Park, Mlilwane Nature Reserve, Drakensberg, Sani Pass, Garden Route and Cape Town. This is a hotel only tour so there is no camping. The tour will be conducted in a private mini bus.
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