This collection of the best travel WordPress themes will enable you to build a beautiful and professional travel website with WordPress. If you have a travel or tour business, a travel oriented city or country portal, a travel guide website, or just want to share your travel adventures online with a travel blog, these travel templates combined with the power and ease of WordPress provide the perfect platform.
The WordPress themes below have been designed specifically for travel websites in mind. Some have specific travel features build in such as maps and geo tagging functionality, review / rating systems, photo galleries, integrated Google maps and more.
This is a dynamic showcase that is updated with new themes when they become available, so be sure to bookmark and check back again. If you know of any other travel WordPress themes we have missed please let us know in the comments.
[Updated: 21 November, 2014]
Adventure WordPress Theme
The Adventure Theme from Organic Themes is a beautiful responsive travel WordPress theme created for travel bloggers, digital nomads, lifestyle entrepreneurs, adventure travel websites, explorers, adventurers or other travel and adventure related business websites. The premium theme has a modern, eye catching design that makes an excellent solution for your travel, lifestyle or adventure website. Features include: a large full width slider and biography section on the homepage, Google Maps Widget, options panel and colour change options, a variety of custom page templates, portfolio template, featured videos, WooCommerce and Gravity Forms compatibility, shortcodes and more.
Cousteau WordPress Theme
Cousteau is a modern and professional travel theme for WordPress. The premium theme from cssigniter is specifically designed for travel agency, tour company, and other travel and leisure company websites. Cousteau includes some great travel business specific features and is mobile ready with a fully responsive layout based on the Bootstrap CSS framework. Some of the key features of the theme include: custom travel package taxonomies and templates (with itineraries, pricing, categorization, maps, videos and more), powerful custom search and filtering system (to easily find travel / tour packages), highly customisable (turn off taxonomies you don’t need, select their icons, layouts and more), drag and drop custom homepage layout, request more info” forms, special offers management, testimonials, custom widgets, shortcodes, itinerary dynamic custom fields, 20 pre-made colour schemes, theme options panel, localisation options and more.
Expedition WordPress Theme
Expedition is a responsive WordPress theme for travel and travel directory websites. The premium theme from WPZOOM would be ideal for travel agencies, travel and city guides, review websites and other types of niche travel websites. Some of the key features of the theme include: a dynamic homepage builder, homepage slideshow, directory page templates (3 or 4 columns), responsive layout, colour and font controls, built in banner ad management, HTML5 and CSS3 coding, custom shortcodes, various post and page layout options, custom background and logo, translation options and more.
A versatile premium WordPress travel theme from WPZOOM. The theme could be used for a wide variety of travel oriented websites including travel agencies, city guides, travel blogs as well as portfolio and small business websites. Features include the WPZOOM options panel framework for easy customisation, featured content slider on the homepage, 5 custom page templates, custom homepage with custom widgets and more.
Explorable WordPress Theme<
A location based WordPress theme that pins your posts on a map. The premium theme from Elegant Themes allows you to create location based listings, making it an ideal theme for building a travel website or blog, a travel guide, local business directory or any other location and map oriented website.
Magellan WordPress Theme
Magellan is a responsive WordPress theme designed for travel websites. The premium theme from Tesla Themes would work well for travel blogs, tour operators, travel agencies, travel booking websites and other travel related websites. The theme has a bold, sharp and modern design with a range of custom features and elements specifically for travel industry websites. Some of the notable features include: working order form, custom posts for tour pages (including reviews, gallery, location, weather, etc.), beautiful animation and transition effects, custom posts and shortcodes, social media integration, Google maps, and WPML compatibility. Magellan is powerful Tesla Framework that allows you to easily customise the look and functionality of your theme without advanced coding knowledge.
Tourism WordPress Theme
Tourism is an attractive travel WordPress theme with a mobile responsive design. The premium theme from Gorilla Themes has been created for travel journal websites, city portals, travel blogs, tourism websites, and other travel related websites. Some of the key features of the theme include: a custom homepage layout with carousel slider and featured destination sections, 5 colour styles, multi category search module, video widget, photo galleries, translation ready, and a mobile responsive design enduring it works on iPhones, Android devices and all other computers and mobile devices.
A premium WordPress travel theme from Gabfire designed specifically for travel blogs or travel magazine websites. The theme includes 5 colour scheme options, large featured slider and galleries for photos and videos, multiple category page layouts, custom page templates, an advanced theme options panel and more.
Voyage WordPress Theme
Voyage is a premium travel WordPress theme from Theme Fuse designed specifically for travel agency websites, travel companies and other holiday and vacation business websites. The theme has been created with amazing attention to detail and includes all the features and functionality you would need to build a professional travel business website to showcase tour packages, hotel packages, city break deals and more. It has a responsive design so all the elements scale and resize depending on the device the website is viewed on. It doesn’t matter if a visitor is viewing the website on a desktop computer, tablet or smartphone they will have an optimised viewing experience.
A premium WordPress theme from Colorlabs designed for travel blogs, travel review websites, or any other type of travel site. The theme has 2 custom posts types for stories and reviews, Google maps integration to geo-tag posts with locations, large featured slider, AJAX powered photo gallery, theme control panel, a responsive design and more.
The Navigator Location Guide and Blog Theme
A premium WordPress theme ideal for travel blogs and/or location guides. This directory-based theme utilizes Google maps to display exact locations and provide users the ability to interact with the location.
A WordPress travel blog theme for the iThemes Builder Framework. The premium travel theme has a high contrast design and bold styling ideal for showing your travel stories and photos. The theme supports all the Builder Framework features including the powerful layout editor that lets you easily customise the layout for multiple layouts and views.
A stylish travel WordPress theme with a mobile responsive design. The premium theme has a nice magazine layout ideal for those wanting to run a magazine website related to travel, city portals and lifestyle in general. Some of the the key features include: featured content slider on the homepage, a fully featured search module, 5 colour styles, thumbnails images, video rotator, banner management , full featured theme options and more.
A sophisticated location based directory / portal WordPress theme from Templatic. The theme is designed for creating city, region, or country portal or directory websites with information about tourist attractions, shops, restaurants, business, places of interest etc. The theme features a customisable homepage layout with feature map or banner slider, custom page template with map, gallery, address, info, rating and review options, user registration management, design settings options and much more.
A location guide and map WordPress theme with a full screen map interface. This commercial theme from Templatic allows you to map and showcase places of interest on a Google map together with descriptions and photos. You can switch between road map and satellite views on the fly and have street views on place pages. Other features include custom fields to add extra information about places, unlimited colour skins, integrated shortcodes, and more.
The perfect theme for any travel, nature, culture like blog/site. Features include 2 different homepage designs, Twitter integration, featured slider, gallery, shortcodes, options panel and more.
WP Traveller – WordPress Travel Photo Blog
A WordPress theme that has been created specifically with “travellers” in mind. It comes with many built-in features perfect for people looking to share their travelling experience. Great for photographers who spend a lot of time travelling around the world or for anyone else that loves to discover the world and share it. Features include Google Maps integration, photo gallery, 4 colour schemes, custom map widget, options panel and more.
A geo directory WordPress theme that allows you to build a country, region or city directory website. The premium theme has a plethora of features allowing you to create an interactive geo location directory and review website for tourist attractions, shops, restaurants, business, places of interest etc. Features include geolocation and proximity search functionality, monetization options, Google Maps integration, events and places custom post types, review management, listing submission and more. GeoTheme is a “forked” version of the GeoPlaces theme from Templatic.
An attractive travel magazine WordPress theme from Magazine3 designed for travel bloggers and travel websites. The premium theme has a unique magazine layout ideal for travel websites, but could also be used for lifestyle, health, tech or any other type of magazine website. Features include a large featured slider on the homepage, inbuilt advertising options, custom page templates, automatic thumbnails, theme control panel and more.
A versatile premium WordPress theme from WPZOOM that could be used for a variety of purposes including business, travel, healthcare, education, regular blogging, even for a professional portfolio. Features include a featured slider and featured pages section on the homepage, 3 custom page / post templates, 7 custom widgets, theme options panel and more.
Dolce WordPress Theme
Dolce is a simple but stylish responsive blog / magazine WordPress theme from cssigniter. The premium has a minimal but sophisticated design ideal for any type of blog or magazine website. It has 6 homepage layout options from a traditional blog layout to various magazine style designs with slider and featured articles sections. Dolce has Post Formats so you can select between normal articles, galleries and videos for your posts. Other features include numerous custom widgets, shortcodes, settings options panel and of course the responsive design so it will look perfect on tablets, mobile phones and all other devices.
Winterland WordPress Theme
Winterland is a travel WordPress theme with a winter look and a magazine style layout. The premium theme from Gorilla Themes is ideal for those wanting to make a travel magazine website for ski resort areas, cold regions of the world, or any other travel magazine website related to city portals, lifestyle or travel in general. It has a custom homepage layout with featured slider, video widgets, “must do destinations” section and the latest blog posts. The theme has a full featured multi search module where you can pick any combination of categories to display filtered results. Other features include: 5 colour styles, logo uploader, automatic thumbnails, Facebook integration, translation options, customized archive and search pages and more.
Travella WordPress Theme
Travella is a travel WordPress theme from ColorLabs. The theme could be used by travel companies to showcase their various holiday and vacation packages online. Alternatively individuals could use the theme for their personal travel website to blog, share trips, events and photos about their travels. Travella has a custom homepage layout that displays a large featured slider and popular holiday / trips available. It has a custom events / holiday package page which can display photos / video, descriptions, length, price, Google map and other information. The theme has a number of other features including a responsive design making it mobile ready.
Book Your Travel WordPress Theme
The Book Your Travel WordPress theme is a mobile responsive online booking WordPress theme designed for hotel booking portals, travel agencies, hotels, resorts, bed and breakfasts, guest houses, villas, travel blogs or other travel business websites. The theme lets you add hotels and the hotel information (rooms, facilities, hotel images etc) on one page. You can also manage room information – assigning rates based on date, set facilities etc. A booking system is also built in. Some of the other features include: search filtering options (sort by price, stars, rating, date, destination and accommodation type etc), room availability checker, vacancies based on date, 8 colour schemes, translation ready, currency options, advanced admin options panel and more.
Tour Package WordPress Theme
Tour Package is a premium travel business WordPress theme designed specifically for tour and travel companies. It comes with a package post type and various template layouts which allow you to feature tour packages which visitors can easily browse and compare tour packages. Some of the other features include: WooCommerce support, a mobile friendly responsive design, unlimited colour schemes and sidebars, price tables, other custom post types (personnel, price, testimonials, gallery), Google fonts, custom logo / background / menus and more.
The Favourite WordPress Theme
The Favourite Theme is a multi-purpose WordPress theme with a unique and highly visual design. The premium theme from RichWP could be used for travel blogs, travel websites and others. It has a flat and minimal design with a fully responsive and adaptive layout that scales to display nicely on all mobile devices. Some of the other key features of the theme include: easy logo integration, widgetized areas for advertising or other content, colour change options, search-optimized HTML5 code architecture, useful set of page templates, multi-site support, support for native WordPress post formats, translation ready, hidden slide out sidebar, lazy load read more post button and more.
The World WordPress Theme
The World is a responsive magazine WordPress theme from Theme Junkie. The commercial theme has a clean and professional design with a clear layout that would work well for travel blog or magazine websites or any other type of online magazine. Some of the key features of the theme include: a custom homepage (with featured slider and sections for latest news, editors picks and other news), support for schema.org markup, lots of different colour scheme options, mega menu system, different page layouts, shortcodes (via a plugin), ad placements and management options, localisation ready, control panel and more.
Travel News WordPress Theme
Travel News is a professional looking travel magazine WordPress theme ideal for travel news sites, travel portals, travel blogs, travel magazine websites and other online magazines. The premium theme from Magazine3 has a clean and smart design with a custom magazine style homepage that will ensure your website really looks professional. Travel News is 100% mobile responsive so will automatically adapt its layout to look great on desktops, tablets and mobile phones. Some of the other notable features of the theme include: colour scheme selector, visual theme customizer, valid HTML5 markup, translation and localization support, 13 advertising spots, custom widgets, featured slider and sections, and easy logo uploader. The theme is coded with WordPress standards and is compatible with all the popular WordPress plugins.
There are also lots of other fantastic magazine WordPress themes, business WordPress themes and blogging WordPress themes that would be suitable to be used as a base for a professional travel business or travel portal website. So your options are not limited to only the themes above.