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Working abroad is a great way to travel. At Contiki, we love nothing more than getting to know a new culture or environment. There are lots of ways to work and travel abroad on your gap year, career break or sabbatical.

Work in Australia

With its year-round sunshine, beach culture and vast landscapes, it can’t get much better than working in Australia. Take a gap year down under by working and travelling in Australia. If you’re between 18 and 30 you can apply for your work visa and start planning your ultimate gap year.

Book your Australia Working Holiday Visa from £365.
Book your Australia Contiki trip and get your FREE Working Holiday Visa.

Work in New Zealand

New Zealand has it all, from mighty glaciers to giant sand dunes and plenty in between. Work out in the vineyards, or in the vibrant cities of Auckland or Wellington. If you’re between 18 and 30 you can get your working holiday visa and get ready for an amazing gap year.

Book your New Zealand Working Holiday Visa from £230.
Book your New Zealand Contiki trip and get your FREE Working Holiday Visa.

Work in Canada

Whether you're heading to Canada to soak up the vibrant atmosphere in Toronto, the mountain biking in Whistler or the ski & board scene in Banff, a flexible working holiday is the perfect way to pay for it all. If you’re aged between 18 and 30 you can apply for an IEC (work permit). We've got the ideal programme for anyone embarking on a gap year in Canada.

Book your Canada Working Permit from £390 

Work in USA

If you’re looking to spend your summer working and living at a summer camp in the USA, we have all the information you need. Start planning your USA gap year adventure today.

Japan

Work in Japan

Japan has a unique culture of traditional and modern vibes. It’s a popular place to work abroad, with the opportunity of travelling around the country whilst you work incredibly appealing. If you’re aged between 18 and 30 you can start planning your gap year adventure today.

Book your Japan Working Holiday Visa from £21