Top 35 Unique Travel Gifts For Men

Looking for unique travel gifts for men?

Whether for work or a more personal adventure, a man can always use a travel gadget that makes the trip easier or more relaxed!

Bottom line: If you are looking for an original present, you can make him very happy with a practical travel gift!

In the below list, we gathered the top 35 hottest and most unique travel gift ideas for men.

Last call for the travel gift express! Here we go.

Best Travel Gifts For Men

In this article you will find:

35. Fingerprint Padlock

Fingerprint Padlock

With this padlock, he will never need to worry about losing his keys, forgetting the combination code, or getting the lock picked again.

Using a cutting-edge fingerprint sensor will grant access to his bike, luggage, or other bags with just a tap in 0.5 seconds.

A time-saving tool during the hecticness of travel, and hence a great travel gift for him.

34. The Perfect Chair Everywhere

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Travel is all about relaxing and just enjoying all the beauty in the world.

And there’s no better way to do this than in ridiculous comfort, thanks to this ultra-compact inflatable chair.

No pump is required; he just needs to whisk this unique travel gift through the air and it will be fully inflated in a matter of seconds.

33. Phone Grip & Remote

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We all know the feeling: you want to take the perfect travel picture with your phone, but the darn thing is difficult to hold, and you always need to ask strangers to take a photo of your travel group.

No more issues now, thanks to this unique travel gift that all men will love.

The camera-like grip allows for easy handling, and this nifty gadget has a little tripod and Bluetooth remote for the perfect group picture up to 30 feet.

32. Destinations of a Lifetime

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We can’t have a list of unique travel gifts for men without including a great book.

And we chose this original must-read that will give a man inspiration about which unique and breathtaking places to visit next.

National Geographic takes the reader on a tour of the world’s most spectacular places, illustrated with vivid images taken by the organization’s world-class photographers.

31. Flight Flap Phone Holder

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We were all so happy when Netflix launched the feature to download content directly to our phones and tablets.

…until we got on that plane and realized holding a phone for 2 hours is a one-way ticket to neck pain central.

But finally, the struggle ends! This unique travel gadget might be simple but will become a man’s best friend during those long and boring flights.

30. Bartender Travel Bag

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Wouldn’t it be great if a man couldn’t enjoy a proper drink while he’s out and traveling the outdoors?

This practical and stylish bartender bag is made of superior water-resistant grey polyester and real leather and offers ample space to safely pack your bar supplies, martini glasses, several bottles, syrups, garnishes, etc.

One of our favorite travel gift ideas for men with taste is… Did you get it?

29. Ultimate Travel Multitool

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Especially when traveling in the outdoors, a man can never be too prepared.

With one of these unique travel gifts, he will literally have all the tools at hand.

The Rovertac ultimate multitool includes an ax, hammer, pincers, knife, and much more. A fantastic travel gift idea for adventure seekers.

28. Leather Travel Journal

Leather Travel Journal

For the classy traveler who likes to capture his adventures and encounters in an old-school fashion, we offer the perfect travel gift.

This beautiful travel journal is made of genuine leather and offers room for 3 different refills inside (lined, blank & craft paper).

Each leather travel notebook is uniquely crafted, no two journals are identical.

27. Travel Cable Storage Pouch

Travel Cable Organizer

Don’t you just hate it when you want to use your charger or earbuds while traveling but you first need to look everywhere for them?

Not to mention the eternal struggle to untangle them?

No more with this useful little travel pouch. He can store all his cables in an orderly and fashionable way. This is truly one of those indispensable travel gifts for men, and it is even available in different prints.

26. Nintendo 2DS

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Boys will always be boys…

That is why you cannot go wrong with buying them video games.

With this Nintendo 2DS, he can play all his childhood favorites wherever he goes. It is designed specifically for easy and compact travel.

25. Ultimate E-reader

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For those men who are a little bit more old-school and still prefer reading over games, we offer a digital travel gift idea.

The Kindle Oasis is the ultimate e-reader and one of those travel gifts all men should have.

With its premium design and a huge 7” display delivering unparalleled warm lighting, it offers a unique reading experience. With room for countless books, it’s like bringing a full library on your trip.

24. Flip Cup Travel Edition

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Every man would agree: any trip is more fun if you bring a drinking game.

And when it comes to drinking games there is no greater classic than Flip Cup!

Available in a compact travel size including adorable little cups it’s one of our all-time favorite travel gifts for men.

23. International Power Adapter

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In a day and age where we cannot function without technology, power has become indispensable.

Yet still, how often does it happen we go abroad and get caught by surprise that the plug won’t fit the socket.

To avoid these head-slapping moments, give him this universal power adapter. It fits most sockets and converts the power to the right voltage. You can even directly connect multiple USBs at once.

22. #1 Packing Organizer

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We all love to travel, but we all hate packing for it!

Why? Because trying to fit everything in that darn luggage case is an ordeal, and while you’re traveling you never find anything back.

So, why not buy this unique travel gift, especially for men: meet the #1 bestselling packing organizer set.

21. Save Space Travel Kit

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Still not able to fit everything in that case? Thanks to this useful travel gadget, he will be able to create precious space in his suitcase while protecting soft goods from discoloration, mildew, bugs, and odor.

This device will quickly remove all the air while drastically shrinking the size of soft goods placed in the provided reusable storage bags.

It works via a powerful electric vacuum pump that runs on AA batteries.

20. Portable Nespresso Maker

Portable Espresso Maker

At #20 on our list of unique travel gifts for men, we find the perfect gift idea for a man who enjoys a quality cup of coffee wherever he goes.

This portable espresso maker uses your standard Nespresso capsules.

Just fill it up and put it in your pocket, and press the “brew” button whenever and wherever you want. There is also an alternative for tea lovers.

19. Super Compact Towel

Compact Microfiber Towel

This super absorbent microfiber towel is one of our most frequently bought travel gifts for men.

Thanks to its unique technology, it will absorb water much faster than a conventional towel while being much more compact, so taking up less precious space when traveling.

It also comes in a handy pouch so it’s even easier to pack and carry it around.

18. GPS Luggage Tracker

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One of the great moments in life where we experience true relief is when seeing your luggage appear on the conveyor belt at the airport.

Because losing your luggage while traveling is awful, it indeed creates unnecessary stress.

That is why this unique GPS luggage tracker is one of our bestselling travel gifts for men. With it, you can easily track the location of your luggage on your phone at any time.

17. Family Passport Holder

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Our next travel gift for men is an absolute must-have for dads.

While traveling with the family, it is always a mess to keep everyone’s passports and documents neatly organized.

But with this practical little pouch dad will have all the paperwork nicely stored in one secure & compact place.

16. Waterproof Phone Pouch

Waterproof Phone Case

One of the great moments in life where we experience true relief is when seeing your luggage appear on the conveyor belt at the airport.

Because losing your luggage while traveling is awful, it indeed creates unnecessary stress.

That is why this unique GPS luggage tracker is one of our bestselling travel gifts for men. With it, you can easily track the location of your luggage on your phone at any time.

15. Solar Powered Cooking Device

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This incredible invention is a great gift for the outdoor traveler.

Using only the energy from the sun it can boil water or even steam/bake/roast food. Seeing there is no fire involved, there is also no fire hazard.

The perfect travel gift for men who want to cook while on a boat or during a fire ban.

14. Ridiculously Comfortable Travel Pillow

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Unsure what to buy and looking for travel gifts that will be appreciated by any man?

Go for this ridiculously comfortable travel pillow!

Gone are the days of stiff necks after long flights thanks to the ergonomic design and unparalleled support of this unique pillow.

13. Musical Sleep Mask

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Want to complete the ultimate in-flight sleeping experience?

Add this musical sleep mask which offers silky-soft comfort along with soothing tunes.

A great gift idea for travelers who often need to fly long distances.

12. Anti-Theft Backpack

Anti Theft Backpack

A downside of being a tourist is that you are often targeted by local pickpockets.

But thanks to this stylish & cleverly designed backpack you can outsmart them.

Men will love this anti-theft travel gift that features hidden zippers, water-and cut-proof protection boards, and even a USB port to connect to a power bank inside.

11. Solar Powered Portable Speaker

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A unique travel gift idea for an adventurous man who loves to take his music wherever he goes.

With its durable design and impressive battery life, the SolarBox is engineered to travel. It’s shockproof, waterproof, and dustproof.

Place the SolarBox under the sun for just 10 minutes and it can already play music for 30 minutes.

10. Compact Bluetooth Keyboard

Foldable Wireless Keyboard

Next, we have the perfect gift for the traveling man that needs to get some work done on his phone or tablet.

This practical portable keyboard can connect wirelessly to any phone or tablet via Bluetooth.

It is very durable and folds into a compact little bundle for easy transport.

9. Designer Tie Case

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When packing for travel, men are always confronted with the issue of how to pack their ties without wrinkling them.

This stylish leather travel tie case offers the solution.

Perhaps not one of our most glamorous travel gifts for men, but very convenient and always appreciated!

8. Ultra Bright Tactical Flashlight

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A prepared man is worth two. Maybe even 3 when he’s traveling!

This ultra-bright tactical flashlight can literally shine some light during his hour of darkness.

Presented in a compact portable case, this gadget is one of those must-have travel gifts for adventurous men.

7. Lightweight Luggage Set

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For the man who likes to travel in style, there is the exclusive luggage set by Samsung.

Lightweight, unbreakable, and the right size to pass as carry-on luggage with any major airline.

Not one of our cheapest travel gift ideas for men, yet still, every man should own one of these sets.

6. Hilarious Travel Mug

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OK, the next item on our list of unique travel gifts for men is just hilarious.

Shaped as a camera lens, this truly original travel mug is sure to turn heads wherever it goes.

”Wait, is that guy drinking from his camera lens?”

5. Foldable Kettle

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Does he enjoy a nice warm cup of tea while out and abound?

Then he will be absolutely thrilled to receive this ingenious little gadget.

It is a fully functional little kettle, yet it folds into a compact little bundle for easy transport.

4. Perfect For Him Experience Box

Tinggly Travel Experience Box For Him

Whether he’d like to mountain bike down the most dangerous road in the world or relax onboard a New York lobster and beer tour, the Tinggly ‘Perfect for him’ gift box has it all.

Stuffed to bursting with over 550 amazing worldwide experiences the Tinggly gift box is so easy to order, deliver, and enjoy.

One gift, hundreds of choices, and with NO expiry date he has all the time in the world to choose.

3. Nebula Projector

Nebula Portable Porjector Speaker

Traveling is great, but sometimes we do miss the comfort of sitting on our couch and watching our favorite show or movie.

But with this next travel gift, TV-loving men will be able to enjoy an episode or full movie wherever he goes.

He can stream directly from his phone or laptop. The nebula will deliver amazing pictures and sound quality.

2. The Flying Tent

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This versatile tent can be used as a hammock tent between two trees, as well as a single-person tent on the ground.

The integrated fine mesh mosquito net will protect him from any insects.

But there is more. By removing the upper section using the zipper, he can also transform the tent into a traditional hammock, or even a rain poncho. A great travel gift idea and an impressive piece of smart engineering and design.

1. Noise Canceling Headphones

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Whether he is traveling, studying, or gaming, thanks to these noise-canceling headphones from Bose, he can listen to music or audio in absolute silence.

The Bose Headphones 700 were released in June 2019 and it is clear they have redefined the idea of noise cancellation by offering no less than 11 different settings.

A well-deserved first place in our list of unique travel gifts for men!

How to choose the right travel gifts for men?

The best travel gifts for men are those that are unique but that also build on a specific insight the giver has about the recipient. If his passion is outdoor travel and adventure, he will love a travel gift related to this. Not only because he will be able to use it, but because it will show you know him.

In case you are not sure what kind of traveler he is, check with his buddies or family members.

There are 3 types of travel gifts you can give to men:

  • Travel gadgets or items that he will be able to use during his trip. For example, noise-canceling headphones are in the top 10 list of unique travel gifts for men above.
  • An experience for him to have during an already planned trip. A great example is to arrange a balloon trip or another adrenaline experience near the place he is visiting.
  • A full trip or holiday that you have arranged for him. This is often the most difficult travel gift to give a man as he might not be able to get time off at work.

Travel gifts for men who travel for work?

If you are looking for a gift and you know the man you are buying for travels a lot for work, you can also make him very happy with original or useful travel gadgets.

Luxury travel gifts for men?

In case the price is not an important factor, you might also want to have a look at our list of over-the-top luxury gifts for men. He’ll be able to travel in style wherever he goes. Yet, be warned, these gifts will not come cheap.

Looking for More Travel Gift Ideas For Men?

We hope you find this list of unique travel gifts for men useful and that you are now set to surprise him with the perfect gift! If you have comments or questions, feel free to post them below. If you would like to see more gift ideas for him, also have a look at the must-have gadgets for men, or our list of great gifts for hikers and backpackers.

Last Updated on September 7, 2023 by Emily Scott