101 Stocking Stuffers for Men Who Love Travel (UPDATED NOV. 2016)

Posted by - December 7, 2014 | Category: Loot

60. G-Hold Micro Suction for Tablets

G Hold Micro Suction MegaStick for iPad tablets Christmas gift ideas stocking stuffers for men

This neat and unique Christmas gift sticks to the back of any tablet. It rotates 360 degrees, folds-flat for easy storage in any iPad or tablet sleeve, and is removable leaving no residue behind. Great for keeping a firm grip on your tablet in public or business presentations on the road. Their motto? We wanna hold your hand.

Price: $29.95

Where to Buy: G-Hold Micro Suction

61. Leatherman Sidekick Multi Tool

Leatherman Sidekick Multi Tool Christmas stocking stuffer gift ideas for men

Leatherman has been making quality tools for decades, and this one is no exception. With assorted knives, pliers, cutters, openers and the like, it also comes with a 25-year warranty. Definitely a great value stocking stuffer under 25 dollars.

Price: $24.88

Where to Buy: Leatherman Sidekick Multi-Tool

62. Fisheye Lens for Smartphones

Fisheye Lens for iPhone Android Windows phone Christmas stocking stuffer gift ideas for men who travel

Here’s a fun Christmas stocking stuffer gift idea for less than 10 bucks — a fisheye lens for iPhone, Android, or really just any smartphone at all. This particular lens is a 3-in-1 model, offering 180 degree fisheye, macro, and wide angle. It’s magnetic, but also comes with adhesive if your phone’s not metal enough to hold it.

Price: $9.99

Where to Buy: Fisheye Lens for Smartphones

63. Into the Wild Bus 142 iPhone/Galaxy Case

Into the Wild Bus 142 iPhone Galaxy Skin Case Christmas Stocking Stuffer Gift Ideas for Men

I’m a big fan of the book and subsequent movie Into the Wild which details the story of Christopher McCandless, the young American adventurer who abandoned all his worldly possessions, travelled through the US and Mexico, and who finally perished in the Alaska wilderness.  So when I saw this smartphone case with Bus 142 from the Fairbanks City Transit System, I just had to include it. Raving fans of the film will love this subtle homage to the beloved Magic Bus.

Price: from $15

Where to Buy: Into the Wild Bus 142 iPhone/Galaxy Phone Case

64. The Call of the Wild (Documentary)

The Call of the Wild documentary Christmas stocking stuffer gift ideas for men who love travel

If the man on your Christmas gift list liked the last stocking stuffer idea, he’ll love this one. The year before the theatrical release of Into the Wild, filmmaker Ron Lamothe headed out to retrace Christopher McCandless’ steps, visiting 30 states, two Canadian provinces, and Mexico while interviewing dozens of folks along the way. Those folks included Dr. Thomas Clausen, who debunked the potato seed poisoning theory presented by Jon Krakauer in the book and the film, and Leonard Knight, the glassy-eyed creator of Salvation Mountain in Slab City, and even the chap who found McCandless’ wallet. It’s unfortunate that the doc was mostly overshadowed by the Hollywood film released the same year, but it does still make a great gift idea for anyone interested in more in-depth detail of Chris’s story.

Price: instant download $15, DVD $25

Where to Buy: The Call of the Wild Documentary

65. The Traveller: Notes From an Imperfect Journey Around the World

The Traveller Notes from an Imperfect Journey Around the World book Christmas stocking stuffer gift ideas for men who love travel

Author Daniel Baylis decides to mix things up in his life by taking out a year to volunteer across the globe. 12 months, 12 countries, 12 different volunteer opportunities. Or at least that was the plan. An entertaining tale of personal growth mixed with the right amount of humour, The Traveller is great winter read for anyone aiming to scratch that travel itch.

Price: Kindle version $7.99, Paperback $9.99

Where to Buy: The Traveller: Notes from an Imperfect Journey Around the World

66. Carry-On Cocktail Kit

Carry on Cocktail Kit Christmas stocking stuffer gift ideas for men who love travelAdd another one to the list of unique stocking stuffers for men — the Carry-on Cocktail Kit. Comes with everything he needs to make two manly Old Fashioned Cocktails. Except the whiskey. But he can get that on the plane.

Price: $29.99

Where to Buy: Carry-On Cocktail Kit

67. Skybar Wine Traveller

Skybar Wine Traveler Christmas gift ideas stocking stuffers for men

If the man on your Christmas gift list is prone to dropping words like “woody,” “oakey,” and “tannins” maybe the Skybar Wine Traveller will fit the bill. It’s designed to keep wine at at optimal temperature to preserve each varietal’s unique bouquet. (Did I say that right?) It’s reusable too and comes with a handy carrying handle.

Price: $16.69

Where to Buy: Skybar Wine Traveller

68. Pocket Sundial

Pocket Sundial Christmas stocking stuffer gift ideas for men who love travel

More of a novelty toy stocking stuffer than anything else, this Pocket Sundial is low-tech, but pretty nifty looking nonetheless. And it tells time. Well, at least during the day.

Price: $16

Where to Buy: Pocket Sundial

69. Fresh Balls

Fresh Balls

Well, it pretty much does what the name suggests — hygiene for the groin, it keeps your balls fresh. Talc-free, aluminum-free, and paraben-free, this lotion keeps the boys dry even in the most oppressive of heat. But don’t believe me, listen to what some of the reviewers on Amazon have to say.

“My balls are fresh, a silky goodness like three angels holding my goods in their velvety hands.”

“My balls don’t stick to my leg…this stuff really works!”

“Your nuts will never be happier.”

Enough said. It’s a fun, useful, and cheap stocker stuffer for any guy in heat.

Price: $10

Where to Buy: Fresh Balls

70. Philips Norelco Bodygroom

Philips Norelco Bodygroom 5100 Christmas stocking stuffer gift ideas for men who love to travel

While on the topic of “down there,” another great Christmas gift idea for men is a manscaping tool of some sort. You see, when a fella has been on the road for a while, things can start to get a little unkempt. I’ve had an older version of the Philips Bodygroom, but this one has a few improvements over its predecessor, including a one-hour charge time.

Price: $34.95

Where to Buy: Philips Norelco Bodygroom

71. Ear Plugs

Orange ear plugs Christmas stocking stuffer gift ideas for men who travel

These are indispensable for any traveller. I use a brand called MAX — the orange ones like the photo above. Made out of polyurethene foam, they expand once squished into your ears, and make for a great night’s sleep, or even a quick nap on buses, planes, or in long layovers in airports.

Price: about $3.50 for a pack of 10

Where to Buy: any WalMart or pharmacy

72. Discount City Card

The Brussels City Discount Card Christmas stocking stuffer gift ideas for men men who love travel

Travel company Viator offers a number of city cards good for locations in Europe and the USA. Each card offers the holder discounts on the destination’s museums, transport, attractions, shopping and restaurants. Most cards are valid for 24-, 48-, and 72-hour time frames and make a great alternative to the usual big box store gift cards.

Price: starts at $11.94

Where to Buy: Viator

73. Tactical Flashlight

Tactical LED Flashlight Christmas stocking stuffers gifts for men who love travel

For the man who’s serious about flashlights, there’s none better on the market than this tactical LED light from Vizeri. More powerful and compact than a MAG Lite, it comes with detailed instructions, a holster, and a light diffuser so it can be used as a lamp. Well worth the money. Great for hunters, outdoorsmen, or anyone who spends a lot of time in the dark.

Price: $44.87

Where to Buy: Tactical Flashlight

74. Airport Code T-Shirt

TXK Berlin Tegel Airport Pilot and Captain t shirt Christmas stocking stuffer gift ideas for men who love travel

These airport code t-shirts are just plain cool. Currently there are over 40 airport shirts to choose from (mostly Europe and USA), but more are being added regularly so check back if the one you’re looking for isn’t there just yet.

Price: currently on sale for $25.60

Where to Buy: Pilot and Captain

75. LifeStraw Personal Water Filter

LIfestraw Personal Water Filter Christmas stocking stuffer gift ideas for men
A Time Magazine “Invention of the Year,” the LifeStraw Personal Water Filter is a unique stocking stuffer under 20 bucks. It has no moving parts, no filters that no changing, and leaves no yucky taste like those chorine pills. It’s also been used by millions in some of the most contaminated parts of our planet, and weighs a mere 2 ounces.
 
Price: $19.11
 

76. RingSafe

RingSafe Solo Ring Holder Christmas Stocking Stuffers for Men who Love Travel

Another gift idea successfully funded through Kickstarter, RingSafe is a stylish clasp that secures any ring quickly & elegantly. If you periodically remove your ring for work, travel or sport, but don’t want to lose it or forget it, RingSafe can be worn on a chain or key-chain keeping your hands safe and your ring close but safe from wear & tear. 

Price $39.99 

Where to Buy: RingSafe Stainless Steel Ring Holder

77. Therapik Mosquito Bite Reliever

Therapik Mosquito Bite Reliever Christmas stocking stuffer gift ideas for men who travel

A unique and original stocking stuffer if there ever was one, the Therapik delivers instant relief from mosquito bites, and over 20,000 types of other insect bites and stings. The idea is that insect venom is sensitive to heat, deliver the right amount of heat and the itch and pain go away. Be a doll and add a 9 volt battery to this gift (its not included) so there are no tears come Christmas morning.

Price: $12.55

Where to Buy: Therapik Mosquito Bite Reliever

78. Road Trip Board Game

Road Trip Game Christmas Stocking Stuffer Gift Ideas for Men who Love Travel

Retro styling and hours of fun make this is cute Christmas gift idea for men who enjoy road trips and board games.

Price: $36.67

Where to Buy: Road Trip Board Game

79. Scrubba Wash Bag

Scrubba Wash Bag Christmas gift ideas for men who love travel

Billed as the lightest and most compact “washing machine” in the world, the Scrubba Wash Bag offers machine quality cleaning with just good old fashioned elbow grease. The secret? Hundreds of tiny nodes on the internal flexible washboard. Makes a great gift for any backpacker on your Christmas list.

Price: $54.95

Where to Buy: The Scrubba Wash Bag

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75 comments - add one
  1. What what an extensive list! I can definitely find something on this list for every man I know that loves to travel.

    I think the wine condom is a hilarious and great idea and I am going to go see if that ‘I shoot people’ t-shirt is available for women too 😀

  2. Bloody hell thats an extensive list!!! I was only expecting 10-15 gift ideas ha, been reading through these for for past hour! I love that escape kit, I went onto the site and watched the video of the guy cutting through the tie wrap – So cool! I like the little globe keychain too – I like any little travel mementos like that and I love looking at maps.

  3. What a great amount of options for all types of male travelers. Those who like vintage, gear/gadgets, etc. Shopping for men can be difficult, and you might have made it slightly easier! Thanks 🙂

  4. Wow! An awesome list. Some great ideas here.
    I love that you included the Lifestraw, a great local (to me) company doing awesome things for people without access to clean water, while also providing options for travellers. And I especially love that everything here is so affordable!
    Thanks.

    1. Thanks Sam! I love that Lifestraw too. I read one of the reviews and one guy said he drank the water from a pile of dirty dishes in the sink, and it cleared out all the junk. So apparently it works! 🙂

  5. Absolutely love this list, mate. I only wish I’d seen it a couple weeks earlier so I could get some of the items delivered before Christmas.

    I don’t even want to know how long you spent putting this together, haha.

  6. Very impressive list, Raymond. Women always struggle getting the right gift to men and because they love clothing, they tend to believe that men like them too. I particularly like the escape watch, but there are many other useful gifts on your list.

      1. So, I bought the Go Pro kit. Well not that exact one because Amazon wouldn’t deliver it to Australia. But I shopped around and found one in Australia that was nearly as cheap. I couldn’t believe the price. But in reference to the question about quality further up the comments, it is the exact same case that is readily available in retail outlets here for more money and without all the extra bits. So, definitely value for money in my mind. I’m revisiting the list as there are so many great ideas here. Thanks again.

  7. Jeeez Raymond, that is a long list! I am guessing the manly man with fresh balls is not really needing the escape band, because with a backpack stuffed with all these items he is not going to want to travel very far anymore… 😉

    1. Yeah I love that camera lens thermos too. In my defense, I did mention at the top of the post that women who travel would find most of these gifts useful too. Just didn’t want to name it Stocking Stuffers for All Travellers when stuff like Fresh Balls was on there. 🙂

      Thanks for commenting!

  8. As a woman who loves to travel, I can’t say I wouldn’t love to receive some of these myself! And the smartphone projector is awesome – I didn’t even know these existed. Thank you!

  9. [email protected] says:

    Love this. Wish I would have had the bed bug spray for Ethiopia! I’m just going to go ahead and leave this post open for my wife to take a gander at 🙂

  10. Really really wonderful things you mention in post. Love all the things. i like most Cufflinks, Bluetooth Speakers and Goateesaver for my self. Thanks for the sharing this nice post with us. very perfect things for giving a gift on Christmas.

    Nice article.

  11. Wow!! what a detailed list … loved almost everything you listed, but anti-kidnapping kit is a brilliant idea …

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