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SmarterTravel Holiday Gift Guide

Give all your favorite travelers the gear and gadgets they want for their world adventures–trust us, they’ll find space in even the smallest carry-on to fit these! With presents starting at $2, there’s something for every holiday budget on this list.

As you’re scrolling through the guide, remember: it’s okay to be selfish and treat yourself if you see the perfect gift on here for you!

Under $5 | Under $25 | Under $50 | Under $100 | Under $200 | Splurge

Editors’ Note: Product prices were correct at time of publication.

Travel gifts under $5

$2.07 Fun Luggage Tag
Give your friend with the basic black suitcase this fun luggage tag to help prevent mix-ups.
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$2 TLE Small Survival Tool
For the person you worry about, get this small survival tool that they can keep in their wallet at all times, and can cut/open cans/bottles/more.
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$3.97 Adult Coloring Book
For nervous flyers, the Stress Relief Adult Coloring Book can help them relax and give them something to do on flights.
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$4.09 Hanging Toiletry Bag
This cute little toiletry bag keeps everything you need organized, and you can hang it for easy access.
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$4.99 Earbuds Travel Case
Give the gift of no more tangled earbuds with this tough case that protects your earbuds from damage and knots.
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Travel gifts under $25

$8.90 MoDA Heart Shaped TSA Lock
MoDA’s heart-shaped TSA lock will remind the travelers in your life that you love them, even when they’re far away.
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$8.95 MOS 3-Feet Spring Aux Cord
This indestructible AUX cord is great for music-lovers and frequent car-renters.
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$10.95 Sven Can See Anti-Fog Spray
The perfect stocking stuffer for avid skiers and snowboarders. Available on Amazon.
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Starting at $11 Goddess Garden Chemical-Free Sunscreen
For those heading to the beach this winter, gift this organic sunscreen, available in travel sizes on Amazon.
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$12.99 Sleep Easily Eye Shade Set
If you have to share a hotel room with someone, this eye mask and ear plug set will help keep your travel relationship alive.
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$14.99 Dock & Bay Microfiber Travel Towel
Campers and gym-goers alike will appreciate this lightweight, fast-drying, super-soft microfiber towel that folds into its own pouch.
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$15.79 Contigo AUTOSEAL
For your clumsy friend who’s spilled her drink one too many times, this leak-proof and spill-proof bottle helps prevent future disasters.
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$18.99 PRO Packing Cubes 4-Piece Set
These no-fuss packing cubes will make anyone on your gift list happy when it’s time for them to pack. Available in a variety of colors.
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$21 Atlas Obscura: An Explorer’s Guide to the World’s Hidden Wonders

This book will surely inspire any traveler or wanderer, creating the ultimate bucket list. Available on Amazon.

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$22.95 Sea to Summit Traveling Light Stuff Sack Set
These water-resistant stuff sacks are just what the ultra-organized packer needs to stay dry, neat, and under the weight allowance.
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$24.95 Sierra Sage Organics All-Natural First Aid Travel Pack
A great stocking stuffer for avid campers, hikers, and travelers.
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$24.99 AUKEY Ora Clip-On Cell Phone Camera Lenses Kit
Turn your smartphone into a professional camera with this best-selling camera lenses kit.
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$24.99 Matador Pocket Blanket
Throw this pocket-sized, waterproof blanket into a travel bag for picnicking, camping, beach lounging, or simply bundling up on a chilly plane ride.
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Travel gifts under $50

$26.99 Cabeau Fold ‘n Go Blanket & Case
This 4-in-1 foldable travel blanket is also a pillow and provides lumbar support. It’s great for those who frequently take long flights.
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$27.70 Ventev Global Charginghub 300
Give your favorite global traveler this useful adapter that can charge two devices at once.
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$28 GoPole Floating Extension for GoPro
For the video-shooting adrenaline junkie, this GoPro accessory is the perfect tool to help take their videos to another level.
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$29.95 LifeStraw Go Water Bottle with 2-Stage Filtration
Every good traveler knows a reusable water bottle is a must-have item. Even better … this one filters tap water for you. Available on Amazon.
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$29.99 Chipolo Bluetooth Item Finder & Selfie Remote
A great stocking stuffer to keep track of travel and personal items on the go.
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$34.95 Lectro Fan Portable Wireless
For your favorite insomniac traveler, the LectroFan is a tiny sleep sound machine with a wireless Bluetooth speaker.
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$38.99 Mipow Power Tube 3000
This multi-purpose external battery charger also is a selfie shutter and PowerPoint slider, and requires no extra cables or cords. It even has a battery status app.
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$39.95 FlexSafe
A portable safe that you can use anywhere—from the beach to hostel. Available on Amazon.
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$39.99 SKLZ Hydro-Roller Water Bottle Foam Roller
This foam roller-water bottle hybrid is a great gift for active travelers.
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$49.50 Gordini Men’s Shelburne Gloves
These three-layer wool hybrid gloves will keep you warm no matter how long you’re outside for.
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Travel gifts under $100

Men's holiday gift box by bombas $60 Men’s Holiday Gift Box by Bombas
Feel good about gifting these durable socks, Bombas donates one pair of socks for every pair purchased.
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$64 Sanuk Women’s Winter Boots & Shoes
This yoga mat footbed is super warm, comfortable, and packable. Available on Amazon.
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1856 travel kit by orvis $69 1856 Travel Kit by Orvis
This leather and canvas travel kit allows for easy access and has a ton of storage.
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Starting at $69 Fjallraven Kanken Backpacks
Gift this best-selling backpack to any frequent traveler–they’re sure to love it.
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$79 Dash 100GH Hand-Held Garment Steamer
Ideal for business travelers or anyone who doesn’t want to look wrinkled, this small steamer packs a big punch on creases.
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$88 MPG Women’s Julianne Hough Collection Mynx Yoga Wrap
The perfect travel cardigan for frequent travelers.
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$89.57 Eagle Creek Briefcase Backpack
This backpack holds your laptop, blocks RFID, and has two-way lockable zippers—and the padded straps are super comfortable.
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Wool runners by allbirds $95 Wool Runners by Allbirds
These sneakers really live up to their hype, and you don’t even need to wear socks with them.
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$99.95 Wireless SleepPhones
Sleeping on the plane is far easier with comfortable headphones. Wireless Bluetooth SleepPhones look like a headband, but will let you lull yourself to sleep with calming sounds or music of your choosing.
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Travel gifts under $200

 Brevite backpack $100 Brevite Original Backpack
A minimalist backpack that has a main access door and organizational dividers, and also protects your camera or laptop. Shop >
 Travel hair straightener $109.99 Chi Escape Cordless Travel Straightener
This tiny hair straightener leaves the hassle of cords behind, and it’s small enough to pack in a carry-on.
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$110 Mountain Khaki Women’s Christi Fleece Lined Shirt
The perfect travel shirt for skiers and winter travel. It has a fur fleece lining for extra warmth and is super cozy.
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$139.95 Cotopaxi 24L Canvas Overnight Travel Bag
This is the perfect hybrid travel bag for frequent fliers and travelers.
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$158 Beau & Ro Bag Company Travel Bags
These multi-use leather bags are useful for travelers.
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Women's lifetime leather tote bag by duluth $169.50 Women’s Lifetime Leather Tote Bag by Duluth Trading Co.
This bag is really meant to last a lifetime. The durable leather tote is well constructed and has a zip top closure for extra security.
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$140 Patagonia Nano Puff
This ultra-lightweight jacket is ideal for hiking and other active winter pursuits.
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$150 T3 Micro Featherweight Compact Folding Dryer
Say goodbye to sore arms or bad hair days with this lightweight hair dryer that folds down to fit in your carry-on.
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$195 Tumi Voyageur Tristen Crossbody
This cross-body purse has a detachable strap and can double as a clutch.
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Holiday gift splurges

$231.14 Samsonite Stryde Glider Suitcase
You’ve never seen a suitcase that rolls this smoothly, or has such interior organization before.
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 $225.17 Maui Jim Eh Brah Sunglasses
Protect your eyes and look stylish in your travel selfies, with these light-weight, polarized sunglasses.
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$249.99 Beats Solo3 Wireless On-Ear Headphone

Gift the latest wireless headphone style from Beats; perfect for travelers on the go. Available in a variety of colors on Amazon.
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$299.98 KEF MUO Wireless Bluetooth Speaker
This Bluetooth portable speaker has amazing sound quality and durability. Available in a variety of colors on Amazon.
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$349 Orvis 1856 Medium Duffle
This leather and canvas easy-access duffle is a great splurge item sophisticated but rugged travelers.
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