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Smaller Earth

24-26 Mount Pleasant, Liverpool, L3 5RY
United Kingdom

Tel: 0151 702 6808

Email: uk@smallerearth.com


Smaller Earth is one of the UK’s leading gap year travel providers. Every year we send thousands of travellers around the globe on their gap year to work, travel and volunteer. We have over 70 programmes to suit every budding traveller.

Being a part of a Smaller Earth programme allows you to experience the world like you’ve never seen it before. Our company has over 16 years of experience so if you’re unsure how to start your gap year then
one of our programmes will be perfect for you. Our expert team can find you the ideal package and we are here to provide help & support every step of the way, whether it is organising your visa paperwork or finding
you the best place to eat in your new surroundings, you can trust us.

Work Abroad

Smaller Earth gives you an opportunity to see more of the world whilst earning some money at the same time.
Our work abroad packages are hand picked to give you rewarding experiences and broaden your horizons. Some of the programs we offer include.

  • Work & Travel NZ, Australia
  • Summer Camp jobs in America
  • TEFL in Vietnam, Prague, China

Volunteer Abroad

Setting off on a gap year to volunteer for the first time can be quite daunting, but the beauty of volunteering abroad through a Smaller Earth program is that for your entire adventure our staff are here to provide you with all the help you need. Smaller Earth offers a range of volunteer programs and opportunities abroad in places like Asia, Africa and South America.
Here are just some of our great packages we offer.

  • Wildlife Expedition in Costa Rica
  • Sports Development in South Africa
  • Lion Rehabilitation in Zimbabwe, Zambia
  • Diving Expedition in Mexico
  • Orphan Care & HIV education in South Africa


If you’re on a budget for your gap year then our tours could help you save some money along the way. Our tours are designed to throw you right into new diverse cultures and as you soak it up you will be left wanting more. Some of our tours include:

  • The Ultimate Thailand
  • The Full Aussie Adventure Australia
  • The Road to Kathmandu

Whether you wish to experience North America, South America, Asia, Australasia, Africa or Europe, Smaller Earth can help you get there. Visit our website to find out more information on a range of programmes and get in touch so we can send you on your next great adventure.

The Smaller Earth Team

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