Travel movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant travel movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, road movie, feel good, melancholic, emotional and touching films and TV shows about / with travel, storytelling, dialogue, catastrophe, mentor, redemption, friendship, destiny, life philosophy and runaway plots mostly in Drama, Comedy and Romance genres shot in USA, UK, Germany and other countries.
travel movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as travel: The Way (2010), EuroTrip (2004), Up in the Air (2009), Eat Pray Love (2010), One Week (2008), Green Book (2018), The Beach (2000), Into the Wild (2007), Paris Can Wait (2016), Tracks (2013).

List of travel movies

The Secret Life of Walter Mitty (2013)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 114 min.
Story: A timid magazine photo manager who lives life vicariously through daydreams embarks on a true-life adventure when a negative goes missing.
Style: feel good, inspirational, motivational, surreal, scenic ...
Audience: family outing, kids, teens
Plot: travel, self discovery, daydreamer, life changing experience, loneliness, adventurer, photographer, obsessive quest, coworker, journey, disorder, workplace ...
Time: 2010s, 21st century
Place: iceland, greenland, usa, new york, los angeles ...
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The Way (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Spain, USA
Duration: 123 min.
Story: When his son dies while hiking the famed Camino de Santiago pilgrimage route in the Pyrenees, Tom flies to France to claim the remains. Looking for insights into his estranged child’s life, he decides to complete the 500-mile mountain trek to ...
Style: emotional, poignant, touching, thought provoking, scenic ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: travel, road trip, journey, self discovery, redemption, grief, death of son, survival, religion, loneliness, life & death, destiny ...
Time: 21st century
Place: spain, france, iberian peninsula, california, europe
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EuroTrip (2004)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: When Scott learns that his longtime cyber-buddy from Berlin is a gorgeous young woman, he and his friends embark on a trip across Europe.
Style: teen sex comedy, road movie, funny, sex comedy, ridiculous ...
Audience: teens, chick flick, girls' night, boys' night, date night
Plot: travel, youth, marijuana, nothing goes right, obsessive quest, culture clash, sexual humor, comedy of errors, vacation, stereotypes, nude beach, college ...
Time: 2000s, 80s, 21st century
Place: europe, paris france, berlin germany, germany, italy ...
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Up in the Air (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: George Clooney plays the dry cynical character of Ryan Bingham, an executive who specializes in "downsizing". Ryan lives out of his suitcase, traveling the country for the sole purpose terminating unwanted employees day after day. Just as ...
Style: touching, romantic, thought provoking, cynical, emotional ...
Audience: date night
Plot: travel, on the road, business, loneliness, hotel, business trip, airport, downsizing, love affair, airplane, couples, workplace ...
Time: 21st century
Place: chicago illinois, las vegas, california, dallas texas, usa ...
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Hector and the Search for Happiness (2014)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama
Country: Germany, Canada, UK, South Africa, USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Hector is a quirky psychiatrist who has become increasingly tired of his humdrum life. As he tells his girlfriend, Clara, he feels like a fraud: he hasn’t really tasted life, and yet he’s offering advice to patients who are just not getting any ...
Style: feel good, sentimental, entertaining, emotional, semi serious ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: travel, self discovery, life, psychiatrist, life philosophy, existentialism, introspection, loneliness, friendship, life & death, solitude, road trip ...
Time: 21st century
Place: africa, china, london, california, england ...
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Eat Pray Love (2010)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 133 min.
Story: Liz Gilbert had everything a modern woman is supposed to dream of having – a husband, a house and a successful career – yet like so many others, she found herself lost, confused and searching for what she really wanted in life. Newly divorced ...
Style: inspirational, romantic, touching, road movie, sweet ...
Audience: girls' night, teens, date night, chick flick
Plot: travel, self discovery, love, life, midlife crisis, lifestyle change, female protagonist, fall in love, starting over, introspection, journey, changing lives ...
Time: 21st century
Place: italy, india, bali, rome italy, indonesia ...
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One Week (2008)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Ben Tyler (Joshua Jackson) has been diagnosed with cancer. With a grim chance of survival in the best case scenario even if he immediately begins treatment, he instead decides to take a motorcycle trip from Toronto through the Canadian prairies to ...
Style: road movie, realistic, sexy, meditative, philosophical ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: motorcycle, travel, self discovery, road trip, terminal illness, cancer, on the road, depression, solitude, beautiful scenery, coming of age, love story ...
Time: 21st century
Place: canada, pacific ocean, toronto ontario canada, british columbia
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Green Book (2018)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Drama, Music
Country: USA, China
Duration: 130 min.
Story: Tony Lip, a bouncer in 1962, is hired to drive pianist Don Shirley on a tour through the Deep South in the days when African Americans forced to find alternate accommodations and services due to segregation laws below the Mason-Dixon Line relied on ...
Style: road movie, feel good, uplifting, funny, captivating ...
Audience: date night
Plot: racism, travel, interracial friendship, road trip, journey, friendship, racial prejudice, friend, on the road, musician, dignity, black american ...
Time: 60s, year 1962, 2010s, 20th century
Place: bronx new york city, southern usa, america, new york, los angeles ...
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The Beach (2000)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Twenty-something Richard travels to Thailand and finds himself in possession of a strange map. Rumours state that it leads to a solitary beach paradise, a tropical bliss - excited and intrigued, he sets out to find it.
Style: psychological, scenic, tense, stylized, intellectual ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: travel, island, adventurer, utopia, obsessive quest, exotic island, beach, drugs, tourist, marijuana, desire, secret place ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, year 2000
Place: thailand, southeast asia, bangkok thailand
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Into the Wild (2007)
Genre: Adventure, Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 148 min.
Story: The true story of top student and athlete, Christopher McCandless, who after graduating from Emory University in 1992, abandoned his possessions, gave his entire $24,000 savings account to charity and hitchhiked to Alaska to live in the wilderness.
Style: road movie, philosophical, melancholic, inspirational, motivational ...
Audience: teens
Plot: survival, road trip, self discovery, wilderness, solitude, freedom, journey, life philosophy, isolation, lifestyle change, adventurer, beautiful scenery ...
Time: 20th century, year 1990, year 1992, year 1991, 90s
Place: alaska, los angeles, north america, usa, arizona ...
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Paris Can Wait (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A woman at a crossroads traveling to Cannes along with her successful film producer husband, finds herself on a two-day road trip with his business associate. What follows is a carefree journey replete with diversions involving picturesque sites, ...
Style: road movie, sentimental, captivating, thought provoking, humorous ...
Plot: travel, life, on the road, french, wine, love, film producer, husband wife relationship, fall in love, food, love and romance, male female relationship ...
Place: france, paris france
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Tracks (2013)
Genre: Adventure, Biography, Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Accompanied only by her faithful dog and four camels, an Australian satisfies her craving for solitude by embarking on a solo trip across the desert from Alice Springs to the Indian Ocean.
Style: uplifting, touching, scenic, atmospheric, feel good ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick
Plot: desert, wilderness, travel, solitude, survival, human spirit, camel, beautiful scenery, obsessive quest, dog, photographer, aborigine ...
Time: year 1977, 20th century, 70s, year 1973, year 1935 ...
Place: australia, africa
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National Lampoon's European Vacation (1985)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The Griswalds win a vacation to Europe on a game show, and thus pack their bags for the continent. They do their best to catch the flavor of Europe, but they just don't know how to be be good tourists. Besides, they have trouble taking holidays ...
Style: humorous, road movie, parody, light, not serious ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: travel, dysfunctional family, on the road, family relations, nothing goes right, family problems, vacation, tourist, american abroad, american tourist, disorder, parents and children ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: europe, germany, paris france, london, england ...
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The Accidental Tourist (1988)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 121 min.
Story: After the death of his son, Macon Leary, a travel writer, seems to be sleep walking through life. Macon's wife, seems to be having trouble too, and thinks it would be best if the two would just split up. After the break up, Macon meets a ...
Style: touching, sentimental, emotional, humorous, melancholic ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: travel, dog, depression, dysfunctional marriage, loss of son, dysfunctional family, loneliness, eccentricity, writers, death of son, grief, opposites attract ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: usa, paris france, maryland, california, london ...
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The Spanish Apartment (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: France, Spain
Duration: 122 min.
Story: A strait-laced French student moves into an apartment in Barcelona with a cast of six other characters from all over Europe. Together, they speak the international language of love and friendship.
Style: sentimental, feel good, humorous, touching, romantic ...
Audience: family outing, date night, girls' night
Plot: travel, french, friendship, infidelity, student, roommate, prejudice, relationships, youth, college life, coming of age, college ...
Time: 21st century
Place: france, spain, paris france, germany, europe ...
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The Art of Travel (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: High school grad. Conner Layne is about to marry his first love, but when wedding plans fail, he goes solo on his honeymoon to Central America, finding adventure with a ragtag group of foreigners who attempt to cross the Darien Gap in record time.
Style: captivating, realistic, psychological, sincere, bleak ...
Plot: travel, self discovery, adventurer, escapades, friends, prank, youth, survival, canceled wedding, disaster, journey, hiker ...
Time: 21st century
Place: latin america
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Transsiberian (2008)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, Germany, Spain, Lithuania
Duration: 111 min.
Story: A Trans-Siberian train journey from China to Moscow becomes a thrilling chase of deception and murder when an American couple encounters a mysterious pair of fellow travelers.
Style: twist ending, tense, rough, psychological, sexy ...
Plot: train, murder, travel, suspense, murder mystery, drugs, snow, twists and turns, death, couples, winter, train travel ...
Time: 21st century
Place: russia, china, moscow russia, siberia
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Chasing Liberty (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA, UK, Czech Republic, Italy
Duration: 111 min.
Story: The President's daughter, unable to experience life like a normal 18 year-old, escapes from her entourage of Secret Service agents while traveling in Europe. She falls in love with a handsome British stranger, who also happens to be working ...
Style: romantic, feel good, sweet, sexy, inspirational ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, date night, chick flick, teen drama
Plot: travel, teenager, white house, youth, father daughter relationship, fall in love, secret agents, president, love and romance, overprotective father, love story, working undercover ...
Place: europe, berlin germany, washington d.c., prague, venice ...
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Planes, Trains and Automobiles (1987)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A man must struggle to travel home for Thanksgiving, with an obnoxious slob of a shower ring salesman his only companion.
Style: feel good, road movie, light, funny, touching ...
Audience: kids, teens
Plot: road trip, thanksgiving, travel, holiday, train, buddy, snow, airplane, on the road, railway, husband wife relationship, airport ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: chicago illinois, empire state building manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city, illinois, new york ...
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Is It Wrong to Try to Pick Up Girls in a Dungeon? (2015)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Bell Cranell is a rookie adventurer and the sole member of his dirt-poor guild founded by the petite goddess Hestia. Adventurers come from far and wide looking to strike it big in the massive labyrinth known as Dungeon, located beneath the city of ...
Style: anime, exciting, captivating, romantic, enigmatic ...
Plot: goddess, monster, battles, travel, deity, magic, magical sword, fight, mythology, god, harem, dungeon ...
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In July (2000)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Romance
Country: Germany
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Can Daniel follow the sun from Hamburg to the Bosporus by Friday to meet his love?
Style: humorous, road movie, semi serious, captivating, sincere ...
Audience: teens, date night, girls' night
Plot: on the road, travel, looking for love, hot and sexy, hitchhiker, summer vacation, male female relationship, theft, border crossing, true love, summer, fall in love ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: hamburg germany, germany, bulgaria, istanbul turkey, budapest ...
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Raya and the Last Dragon (2021)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Plot unknown.
Style: feel good, light, entertaining, sincere, anime ...
Audience: kids, date night
Plot: dragon, female warrior, travel, kung fu, disney princess, tough girl, female protagonist, imaginary kingdom, sword, creature, magic, magical creature ...
Time: future
Place: asia, southeast asia, usa
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The Lost City of Z (2016)
Genre: Adventure, Biography, Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 141 min.
Story: A true-life drama in the 1920s, centering on British explorer Col. Percy Fawcett, who discovered evidence of a previously unknown, advanced civilazation in the Amazon and disappeared whilst searching for it.
Style: inspirational, meditative, exciting, sexy, factual ...
Audience: date night
Plot: explorer, jungle, travel, expedition, archaeology, journey, survival, tribe, world war one, courage, obsession, conquistador ...
Time: 1920s, future, year 1916, year 1914, 18th century ...
Place: south america, ireland, london, england, bolivia ...
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303 (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Germany
Duration: 145 min.
Story: On the way from Berlin to Portugal in her rusty '303' camper van, young biology student Jule picks up hitchhiker Jan. While having intense conversations about everything and the world, they try not to fall in love.
Style: road movie, light, sincere, melancholic, art house ...
Plot: conversation, road trip, travel, highway travel, love and romance, love, student, friendship, teenager, summer, on the road, hitchhiker ...
Time: 2010s
Place: europe, germany, berlin germany
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Broken Flowers (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Mystery, Romance
Country: France, USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: As the devoutly single Don Johnston is dumped by his latest girlfriend, he receives an anonymous pink letter informing him that he has a son who may be looking for him.
Style: road movie, melancholic, emotional, atmospheric, touching ...
Plot: loneliness, travel, midlife crisis, single parent, flowers, illegitimate son, divorce, quest, haunted by the past, anonymous letter, on the road, letter ...
Time: 21st century
Place: new jersey, tokyo, france, sweden
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American Gods (2017)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Based on Neil Gaiman's fantasy novel about an ex-con who becomes the traveling partner of a conman who turns out to be one of the older gods trying to recruit troops to battle the upstart deities.
Style: tense, psychedelic, serious, erotic, supernatural thriller ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: supernatural, supernatural ability, legends and myths, ex convict, travel, mysterious character, death, road trip, deception, deity, heroes, god ...
Time: future, 2010s, 2020s, 21st century
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Back to the Outback (2021)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: Australia, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Tired of being locked in a reptile house where humans gawk at them like they are monsters, a ragtag group of Australia’s deadliest creatures plot an escape from their zoo to the Outback, a place where they’ll fit in without being judged.
Style: funny, colourful, sincere, humorous, fairy tale ...
Audience: kids
Plot: travel, spider, friendship, animals, crocodile, escape, friend, snake, house, great white shark, stranded, zookeeper ...
Time: 21st century
Place: oceania, sydney australia, australia
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Hostel: Part II (2007)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA, Czech Republic
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Following a geographical tour of Slovakia, three young American women are lured into a hostel by a handsome young man who sells them to the twisted masters, ties them up and brings upon an unthinkable world of pain.
Style: slasher, disturbing, scary, bloody, controversial ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: torture, kidnapping, murder, psychopath, travel, castration, sadistic horror, survival, violence, tourist, sadism, children ...
Time: 2000s
Place: europe, rome italy, slovakia, prague
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The Horse Whisperer (1998)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 169 min.
Story: Based on the novel by the same name from Nicholas Evans, the talented Robert Redford presents this meditative family drama set in the country side. Redford not only directs but also stars in the roll of a cowboy with a magical talent for healing.
Style: sentimental, touching, melancholic, emotional, light ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick, kids, family outing, teens
Plot: horse, ranch, animals, travel, horse riding, cowboy, riding accident, couples, couple relations, hopes, rider horse relationship, parent child relationship ...
Time: 90s
Place: montana, new york, london, usa
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The Time Traveler's Wife (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Due to a genetic disorder, handsome librarian Henry DeTamble involuntarily zips through time, appearing at various moments in the life of his true love, the beautiful artist Clare Abshire.
Style: romantic, touching, sentimental, emotional, sweet ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, date night
Plot: time travel, time traveler, time, fall in love, love affair, love and romance, time paradox, true love, tragic love, marriage, impossible love, travel ...
Time: future, 20th century, 80s, 90s, 70s ...
Place: usa, chicago illinois
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