Take a Gap Year with Irish Gap Year
Céid Míle Fáilte! A hundred thousand welcomes to Ireland! At Irish Gap Year, our pristine beaches, forests and mountains are your classroom. You will truly immerse yourself in Irish culture, history and nature through travel, volunteering and outdoor education. The skills and friendships that you will develop here will last a lifetime.
Our Adventure and Leadership gap year program is a professionally designed and content-rich experience in personal development and fun! The four cornerstones of Irish Gap Year are Outdoor Adventure-Education, Community Volunteering, Cultural Immersion and Applied Leadership Coursework.
During your time with Irish Gap Year you will develop valuable real-world skills and ‘life-hacks’ as we explore and delve into our 80 hours + of applied leadership coursework. This is a leadership course like no other!
Ireland is home to world-class nature at our doorstep! You will cycle to pristine beaches, hike our majestic coastal mountains and kayak through ancient forests on our UNESCO world heritages site lakes.
Our 90 hours + of volunteering connects students with local youth groups, coastal clean-up organizations and organic farms to foster community immersion and apply their leadership skills in real-world scenarios.
Irish Gap Year is an experience like no other, in a place like no other!