To have the best possible gaycation you need the best possible travel resources – so luckily we have gathered all of our favorite gay travel sites into one place!
Whether you are looking for accommodation, flights, and awesome adventures, we have done the legwork to ensure you save as much time – and money – as possible. We use these resources to explore every corner of our planet and we hope you do too. Dreaming of Singapore Sling in Singapore? An epic gay cruise around the Caribbean? All night circuit parties in Europe? Perfect! Now let’s help you get there…
Transportation & Flights
Our favorite hotel booking site because of the sheer number of properties, easy-to-use system, lowest prices and no hidden fees or costs. Plus Booking.com has a great support team if anything ever goes wrong who always look out for you! We exclusively travel with Booking.com and could not recommend them more.
Group Travel & Tours
One of the world's greatest adventure travel companies, which embraces diversity in the world and its guests. G Adventures offers a wide selection of small-group tours, safaris and expeditions to help you explore all four corners of the Earth. Seriously, they go everywhere! Knowledgeable + local tour guides, well-planned itineraries with likeminded travelers, no single supplements and 24/7 support should you need it!
Indisputably, the world leaders in group travel for 18-35's. See the world with Contiki and live life with absolutely #NOREGRETS. We love how Contiki embraces Pride worldwide in its marketing and is a member of the IGLTA, meaning you know all tours are gay-friendly. With eight different tour styles, specially designed to suit personal travel preferences, Contiki is about having the opportunity not just to see the world, but to see a world of possibilities.
Intrepid Travel is the world's largest small group adventure travel company offering more than 1,500 itineraries in over 120 countries. Run by travelers, for travelers, Intrepid is the global leader in delivering sustainable experience-rich travel, catering for all ages, budgets, and appetites for adventure. You'll have the unsurpassed knowledge of a local leader, taking you out of the guidebooks and into a world you're waiting to discover.
For over 70 years Trafalgar has been providing guided vacations and escorted tours to the best destinations in the world. Be immersed in the world’s most iconic locations from Britain's heritage to Cuba’s beaches and African Safari’s with this LGBT friendly tour provider with dedicated consultant’s and no booking fees. Customers are always their number one priority, and it shows with some of the most prestigious travel accolades around - from the Travel Globes to the Agent's Choice Awards.
Can’t decide? Want all your options? Tour Radar is the world’s most trusted tour booking platform with the best selection across all brands. Hassle-free travel with trusted support, the best price guarantee - If we want inspiration we check Tour Radar first with tours to 200+ countries and 1 million departures worldwide. Find the right trip and get the best price. Guaranteed.
Day Trips And Attraction Deals
Get Your Guide collects and categorizes all the world's things to do so you can research less and do more. Find, compare, and book sightseeing tours, attractions, excursions, things to do and fun activities from around the world. Save money and book directly with easy cancellation, best price guarantee, and no hassle booking. Get Your Guide is worldwide – but we think they are most reliable in Europe.
Asia's favourite travel site, and our go-to ‘open secret’ for anything in the region. Klook is super-easy to deal with, and have an insane array of options and especially attraction tickets at prices you won't find anywhere else. Use as your guide to tourist attractions, travel activities and local experiences and shop safely knowing you will enjoy a seamless and secure booking!
Viator is an online and mobile global marketplace for travelers to discover, research and book thousands of curated tours and activities. Read verified reviews and always know you can enjoy their low price Guarantee with 24/7 live support. Owned by Tripadvisor, Viator is truly global with options in almost every city worldwide.
Other Useful Travel Sites
If you love to travel as much as us (and feel like half your life is spent at airports) then you really should consider Priority Pass, the intelligent choice for both business and leisure. With plans starting from just $99 you can get access to over 1,200 airport lounges worldwide with a secure digital membership card. Free Food, Drinks & Wi-Fi whenever you wait for flight? No limitation based on airline carrier! And lux amenities in a comfortable space? We will never travel without Priority Pass again…
You should always be insured while traveling and we trust World Nomads as a flexible and straightforward travel insurance options. Buy at home or while abroad, and claim online from anywhere in the world. They offer global, reliable, and flexible cover coverage with multi-lingual assistance and over 140+ activities covered. For peace of mind and 24/7 emergency assistance, there is no one else we would trust.
VPNs are a vital defense against rampant increasing censorship and spying on LGBT people in many countries around the world! Two-thirds of the world's internet users live under government censorship and web freedom is declined across the globe. Protect your data, access blocked sites and queer apps while remaining anonymous online with a trustworthy VPN on your phone and laptop - so you can securely browse with no one watching!
CityPASS is an American company that produces and sells discounted ticket packages to top tourist attractions in various North American metropolitan areas. Spend less time researching and more time connecting with the world! Skip most ticket lines, while you see the best and save! Destinations include New York City, Chicago, Seattle, Southern California, Atlanta, Toronto, San Francisco, Tampa Bay, Houston, and Boston.
No trip planning list would be complete without TripAdvisor - the world's largest travel site with over 600 million+ unbiased traveler reviews. Get all the latest information and discover hidden spots missed by the big guides and find out local secrets or different points of view from people who have been before you.
The world-famous travel guidebook series with over 500 travel tiles - If we have a new journey in mind this is where we start! Sure, Queer In The World has all the latest gay travel ideas - but we cannot cover it all. Compliment our knowledge with easy-to-read print and digital book to take with you on the road!
Further Things To Consider Before Any Gay Trip
Now you're all set and prepared to explore our big queer world, why not sort out everything else out all in one go? If necessary for your travel plans make sure you have brought proper travel insurance, protected your privacy by getting a secure VPN, compared all the top hotel booking sites to find just what you're after, reserved an unbeatable rental car price and - of course - booked the best flight deals!
Many gay travelers (including us) indulge in worldwide airport lounge access and pre-arrange airport transfers to take the stress out of travel. Naturally, we would never leave home without a more mainstream travel guide since we couldn’t possibly cover everything here!
Just add an adventurous attitude and plenty of smiles - they go a long way - and that about covers it all! Now go out, find your global rainbow family and don't forget to share your best gay stories with us on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram...We'd love to hear from you!