41 Perfect Must-Have Travel Gift Ideas for Her

41 Perfect Must-Have Travel Gift Ideas for Her

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Christmas is just around the corner, and I’ve got the perfect list of travel gift ideas for her – your sister, your mother, your best friend, or your lover – just in time for the holidays! Ok, now some of these products I’ve tried myself and swear by. Others, I haven’t tried yet, but I want to!

1.Travel Subscription Box

Give a gift that keeps on giving all year round—a travel subscription box! Check out these amazing travel subscription box ideas from The Travel Sisters.

2. Scratch Off Map of the World

This is such a epic gift. We have one of these framed and hanging on our wall, and it’s such a fun way to document our travels together.

Scratch The World ® Travel Map – Scratch Off World Map Poster – X-Large 23 x 33 – Maps International – 50 Years of Map Making – Cartographic Detail Featuring Country & State Borders

3. Travel Planner

Lamare Travel Journal For Women – Cute Travelers Notebook, Scrapbook I Camper, Roadtrip & Vacation Journal – Great and Fun Travel Gift, Undated

4. Bucket List Journal

Letterfolk Bucket List Passport Journal — Pocket-sized Experience Book (3.5″ W x 5.5″ H)

5. The Rainbow Atlas

The Rainbow Atlas: A Guide to the World’s 500 Most Colorful Places (Travel Photography Ideas and Inspiration, Bucket List Adventure Book)

6. Pack This! Packing List Notepad

Knock Knock Pack This! Pad Packing List Notepad, 6 x 9-inches

7. Adventure Awaits Canvas Tote

CARAKNOTS Adventure Awaits Bride Gifts Bridal Shower Gifts for Bride Bag Wedding Engagement Bachelorette Party Farewell Graduation Gifts Friends Gfits for Women Shoulder Bag with Inner Pocket Canvas

8. Pop Fashion Infinity Scarf

Shop Pop Fashion – Arrow Pattern Infinity Scarf with Hidden Zipper Pocket to store Phone, Keys, and Wallet

9. Fujifilm Instax Mini

Ok, this is one I received as a gift one year, and I love it! I use it at parties, special events, and vacations. It’s a gift that keeps giving – the photos make great souvenirs with a retro vibe.

Fujifilm Instax Mini 11 Camera with Fujifilm Instant Mini Film (60 Sheets) Bundle with Deals Number One Accessories Including Carrying Case, Selfie Lens, Photo Album, Stickers (Sky Blue)

10. Wanderlust Wall Art

Wanderlust Definition Wall Art Poster Inspirational Typography Home Decor Print Minimalist Motivational Art Poster 8x10inch Unframed

11. “I haven’t been everywhere, but it’s on my list” Women’s T-Shirt

Women Camping T Shirts Hiking T Shirts I Haven’t Been Everywhere Cute Tshirt Hike Outdoors Short Sleeve Tee Top Grey

12. Birkenstocks

Last big vacation, I brought three pairs of shoes with me. Two pairs of tennis shoes and my birks. I don’t think I put the tennis shoes on even once – my birks were so comfy! I swear I won’t leave home without them again.

Birkenstock Gizeh Birkibuc Mocha Birkibuc 40 (US Women’s 9-9.5) Regular

13. Travel Rucksack

Slim Laptop Backpack for Women, Fashion Travel Rucksack College School Bookbag

14. Packing Cubes

Packing Cubes for Travel 7 Pcs w/ Laundry Bag, Toiletry Bag for Travel Women Waterproof Cosmetics Makeup Organizer

15. Laundry Bag

MIAMICA Laundry Bag, Assorted Styles, White, One Size, M50005

16. Wanderlust Compass Necklace

Wanderlust Compass Graduation Sterling Silver Necklace 18” Length

17. Travel Jewelry Box

RIRO Small Travel Jewelry Box for Women Girls, Portable Jewelry Organizer Display Storage Case for Earring Ring Necklace (Blue-M)

18. Travel Cosmetic Bag

ibeacos Makeup Bag Travel Cosmetic Bag for Women Cute Makeup Case Large Leather Cosmetic Train Case Organizer with Adjustable Dividers for Cosmetics Make Up Tools Toiletry Jewelry,Rose gold

19. Hair Towel Wrap

Another one of my all-time favs. Typically, if I have a tool that can serve multiple purposes, I call that good enough. I don’t like to have a gadget for everything. It’s too much clutter.

But my husband is the king of all gift givers. He seems to know what I’m going to love better than I know myself. He got this hair wrap for me one year and now I can’t live without it!

And here’s why I can’t live without it. My hair dries faster. The towel sits far more secure than a normal towel and is far less awkward or bulky. This is a must-have item, especially for anyone with long hair.

Scala Microfiber Rectangle Hair Towel Wrap – Magic Instant Quick Dry Turban Twist for Women. Anti Frizz Curly, Straight, Color Treated, Hair. (2 Pack)

20. Sephora Cleansing and Exfoliating Wipes

Again, this is another item I thought I could live without. Until I tried it. It’s so refreshing first thing in the morning, and gives me an extra little pep in my step. This ones going in my carry on bag next time to use as a post-flight pick-me-up!

SEPHORA COLLECTION Cleansing & Exfoliating Wipes ROSE 25 WIPES

21. Drunk Elephant Travel Size Skin Care Essentials

Drunk Elephant Littles Night Out Evening Skin Kit – Night Skin Care Set. Beste No. 9 Jelly Cleaner, T.L.C. Framboos Glycolic Night Serum, B-Hydra Intensive Hydration Serum, Protini Peptide Cream

22. Love Beauty and Planet Shampoo Bar

I tried this shampoo bar out of curiosity, and it worked just like normal shampoo – lathered up great and everything. And it lasts far longer than the small travel size bottles of shampoo, without the plastic waste, which is a win-win for me!

Love Beauty And Planet Blooming Color Shampoo Bar for Color Treated Hair Murumuru Butter & Rose Color Vibrancy 4.0 oz

23. Love Beauty and Planet Dry Shampoo

Again, another must-have item for those early mornings when you don’t have time for a full hair wash and style.

Love Beauty And Planet Volume & Bounty Dry Shampoo, Juicy Grapefruit, 8.6 Ounce

24. Travel Yoga Mat

Yoga Mat Foldable 1/16 Inch Thick Non-Slip Travel Yoga Mat Cover Pad Sweat Absorbent Soft Lightweight Exercise Workout Mat with 96 inch Stretch Band Strap for Yoga Pilates and Fitness (Gradient Color)

25. Portable Travel Size USB Essential Oil Diffuser

It can be difficult to sleep well away from home. Plus, invariably, someone always ends up under the weather when we travel. We found having a travel essential oil diffuser was indispensable. We’ve diffused peppermint for nausea, eucalyptus for better breathing, and lavender for better sleep.

Actpe Portable Travel-Size USB 100ml Aroma Essential Oil Diffuser Ultrasonic Air Humidifier Ultrasonic Cool Mist for Car Bedroom Baby Kids Home Office Spa

26. Portable Charger

Don’t leave home without this! When you’re out on the go from dawn to dusk, there’s not always time to sit and charge your phone. This allows me to stay in touch with my travel buddies and take photos all day long, without a pause.

10000mAh Q Portable Charger, Ultra Slim USB C Power Bank, 4 Output Dual Input External Battery Pack with Built-in AC Wall Plug,Built in Micro and USB C Three Cables Compatible with All mobilephone

27. Pop Socket

World Map Pink White Adventure Travel Wanderlust PopSockets PopGrip: Swappable Grip for Phones & Tablets

28. Digital Luggage Scale

Digital Luggage Scale Gift for Traveler Suitcase Handheld Weight Scale 110lbs

29. Travel Outlet Adapter

DANDELION Travel Adapter Outlet Adapter Traveler Accessory Universal Wall Charger 2 USB Ports (UK, USA, AU, Europe, Asia) International Power Plug Adaptor for Multiple Socket Type C, A, I, G (Black)

30. Stainless Steel Travel Utensils

AARAINBOW 6 Pieces Stainless Steel Flatware Set Portable Reusable Cutlery Set Travel Utensils Set Including Chopsticks Knife Fork Spoon Straws Cleaning Brush Dishwasher Safe (Rose Gold)

31. Adventure is Calling Coffee Mug

Adventure Is Calling Ceramic Campfire Coffee Mug – Campfire Gift Mug For Happy Camper – Outdoor Backpacking Mountain Camper Mugs Lovers – Cool Gifts for Friends, Moms- Perfect Christmas + Holiday Gift

32. LifeStraw Water Filter Bottle

LifeStraw Go Water Filter Bottle with 2-Stage Integrated Filter Straw for Hiking, Backpacking, and Travel, Blue (LSGOV2CR45)

33. A Cook’s Tour: Global Adventures in Extreme Cuisines by Anthony Bourdain

A Cook’s Tour: Global Adventures in Extreme Cuisines

34. No Reservations: Around the World on an Empty Stomach by Anthony Bourdain

No Reservations: Around the World on an Empty Stomach

35. World Travel: An Irreverent Guide by Anthony Bourdain, Laurie Woolever

World Travel: An Irreverent Guide

36. The Travel Book: A Journey Through Every Country in the World

The Travel Book: A Journey Through Every Country in the World (Lonely Planet Travel Guide)

37. Lonely Planet’s Where To Go When

Lonely Planet’s Where To Go When 1

38. Trekking the World: A family board game

Trekking The World: A Family Board Game from The Creators of Trekking The National Parks | Perfect for Ages 8+ | One of The Best Board Games for Family Game Night

39. Trekking the National Parks

Trekking The National Parks: The Award-Winning Family Board Game Created by a Family Who Visited All The National Parks | Perfect for Ages 8+ | One of The Best Board Games for Family Game Night

40. Antique World Map 1,000 piece puzzle

Educa Antique World Map 1000-Piece Puzzle , Brown

41. Vintage Travel Tickets 500 piece puzzle

Vintage Travel Tickets 500 Piece Puzzle

If you’ve tried one of these gift ideas, I’d love to hear your honest opinion. Love it? Hate it? Tell me about it! If you have more travel gift ideas for her that you swear by, tell me about that too. And when all the holiday shopping is done, I hope you have yourself a merry little Christmas!

In the mean time, if you’re looking for more travel inspiration, check out Clarice’s Travel Bucket List.

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11 thoughts on “41 Perfect Must-Have Travel Gift Ideas for Her”

  • I have lots of hard to buy for people on my gift list. So it was great to get some ideas from your post. The infinity scarf looks like something I should add to my travel pack. And those stainless steel utensils would keep my daughter very happy.

  • This is awesome! My sister would definitely love to get a scratch-off world map. She has been eyeing this for quite some time. Thank you for the reminder. Getting one for her this Christmas.

  • What a great assortment of travel gift ideas for the women in your life! I think my wife would love the bucket list journal and the planner notebook cause she loves to write and journal. That Canvas Tote is amazing as well. “Adventure Awaits” is the phrase we used for our wedding on all of our printables around the wedding reception! Personally, even though I am a guy, I think I would really love the FUJIFILM INSTAX MINI. I love this whole polaroid camera flashback that is going on right now.

  • I love all these suggestions, they’re perfect for a couple I know that love traveling. They’d love the scratch off map.

  • The face wipes are pretty amazing. I love the different scents too – I recently found green tea scented wipes!

  • So many great choices here 🙌 I can’t go a day without face wipes, so they would DEFINITELY be a must for me whilst travelling too! An outlet adapter would also be a life saver too, and would come in handy for future travels as well.

  • Doesn’t the rainbow atlas look so fun?! I know what you mean about the birks – I never thought they’d be so comfortable for such long distances and periods of time!

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