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There’s nothing I love more then going on adventures. Whether its hiking in the mountains, chasing waterfalls, or diving underwater – there are so many incredible places to go, people to meet, and things to do on this planet. And with a good adventure, comes good photos. If you’re looking for the perfect adventure captions for Instagram, I’ve got you covered!

From short and sweet adventure quotes for Instagram to funny adventure quotes, this post will help you find the perfect caption to compliment your photo.

Short and Sweet Adventure Captions for Instagram

These adventure quotes for Instagram are short and sweet, which in my experience tend to do really well on Instagram.

Oh darling, let’s be adventurers.

If you think adventure is dangerous, try routine. It’s lethal!

– Paulo Coelho

Never met an adventure I didn’t like.

My favourite thing is going on adventures with you.

adventure captions for instagram

Work hard, travel harder.

Head in the clouds, on to the next destination.

Travel is the only thing you can buy that makes you richer.

Work, save, travel, repeat.

I’ve got a case of wanderlust here.

Experiences > Things.

On a map, every exit is an entry somewhere else.

Only those who will risk going too far can possibly find out how far one can go.

And at the end of the day, your feet should be dirty, your hair messy and your eyes sparkling.

Jobs fill your pocket. Adventures fill your soul.

– Jaime Lyn Beatty
adventure quotes for instagram

In a relationship with my passport.

Go. Fly. Roam. Travel. Voyage. Explore. Journey. Discover. Adventure.

I will make my travel dreams a reality. Plane and simple.

We travel not to escape life, but for life not to escape us.

Committed to a life full of adventure.

Go where you feel most alive.

Come get lost with me.

The adventure begins at the end of the roads you know.

Don’t listen to what they say. Go see.

Adventuring with the best.

Let’s wander where the Wi-Fi is weak.

Love this one! The best adventures I’ve been on are when there’s no wi-fi around.

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Catching flights, not feels.

I haven’t been everywhere, but it’s on my list.

— Susan Sontag

Quit your job, buy a ticket, get a tan, fall in love, never return.

Adventure Awaits, Go find it.

Don’t listen to what they say. Go see.

All you need is an urge for adventure.

I have an insane calling to be where I am not.

I love adventures. They make me realize how tiny I and my problems are.

Life was meant for good friends and great adventures.

Finding paradise wherever I go.

instagram captions about adventures

Don’t die without embracing the daring adventure your life is meant to be.

– Steve Pavlina

Live, travel, adventure, bless, and don’t be sorry.

– Jack Kerouac

Attitude is the difference between an ordeal and an adventure.

– Bob Bitchin

Seek adventures that open your mind.

Never stop exploring.

Adventure is out there.

Funny Adventure Quotes for Instagram

These funny adventure captions for Instagram are sure to make your followers laugh!

When you start looking like your passport photo it is time to take a long vacation.

I love those days where my only decision is whether to go to the beach in the morning or in the afternoon.

Me on the way to work: If I quit my job now I can make it to the airport in 2 hours.

My passport is screaming to be stamped.

Some people spend their life searching for “the one”. I’m just searching for the one good travel deal.

 I would rather take my bike to the beach, than a Mercedes to work.

funny adventure quotes

Traveling is not something you are good at. It is just something you do. Like breathing.

No good story ever starts with “oh do you remember that unforgettable day at the office?!”

Your body is not a temple, it’s an amusement park. Enjoy the ride

. – Anthony Bourdain

I travel a lot, I hate having my life disrupted by routine.

I just took a DNA test, turns out I’m 100% ready for a new adventure.

Me: “I want to travel more”, the bank account: “”Like, to the park?”

When you’re trying to save money for a house, but end up with a one-way ticket to some tropical island.

I need a vacation so long, I forget all my passwords!

Reality called, so I hung up.

I want to live in a world where searching for plane tickets burn calories.

I haven’t worn these pants since I bought them. I should definitely pack them for my 3-day vacation. Just in case.

If you had to choose between true love or traveling the world, which country would you visit free?

I love those days when my only decision is window or aisle.

funny adventure captions for instagram

I wish travel therapy was covered by my health insurance.

Birds literally just eat, travel, and shit on things they don’t like. I don’t know about you, but that’s the lifestyle I’m striving for.

I need a vacation of 6 months. Twice a year!

Physically I’m here. Mentally I’m in a pool in Bali ordering my third mojito.

Not all girls are made of sugar and spice, and everything nice. Some girls are made of adventure, fine beer, brains and no fear.

Me before vacation: “I’m going to be responsible with my money. This is a low budget trip. I’m gonna stay in a hostel and everything.

”Me on vacation: *orders fancy drinks, rides a camel, goes skydiving, buys souvenirs for the uncle’s new girlfriend, and adopts an alpaca.*

I followed my heart and it led me to the airport.

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Inspiring Adventure Quotes

Every journey is personal. Every journey is spiritual. You can’t compare them, can’t replace, can’t repeat. You can bring back the memories but they only bring tears to your eyes. 

– Diana Ambarsari

Each morning we are born again. What we do today is what matters most.

– Buddha

Everyone wants to live on top of the mountain, but all the happiness and growth occurs while you’re climbing it. 

– Andy Rooney
inspiring quotes about adventure

Mountains are only a problem when they are bigger than you. You should develop yourself so much that you become bigger than the mountains you face. 

– Idowu Koyenikan

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I felt my lungs inflate with the onrush of scenery—air, mountains, trees, people. I thought, “This is what it is to be happy.”

– Sylvia Plath

Travelers understand, instinctively and by experience, that travel and adventure change and elongate time, even while navigating the deadlines of airline and train departures. 

– Paul Sheeha

The very basic core of a man’s living spirit is his passion for adventure. The joy of life comes from our encounters with new experiences, and hence there is no greater joy than to have an endlessly changing horizon, for each day to have a new and different sun.

– Christopher McCandless

If happiness is the goal – and it should be, then adventures should be top priority. 

– Richard Branson
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Inspiring Adventure Captions for Instagram

These Instagram adventure captions are sure to inspire your followers to head out on an adventure on their own!

It’s funny. When you leave your home and wander really far, you always think, ‘I want to go home.’ But then you come home, and of course it’s not the same. You can’t live with it, you can’t live away from it. And it seems like from then on there’s always this yearning for someplace that doesn’t exist. I felt that. Still do. I’m never completely at home anywhere.

Life is full of surprises: new opportunities come up; that’s part of the fun – the adventure of life. The thing is, chaos doesn’t allow us to enjoy the adventure.

If you’re twenty-two, physically fit, hungry to learn and be better, I urge you to travel – as far and as widely as possible. Sleep on floors if you have to. Find out how other people live and eat and cook. Learn from them – wherever you go.

– Anthony Bourdain

Completely agree with this adventure quote! Except you don’t have to be 22 – you can be any age and still have an amazing adventure.

20 years from now you will be more disappointed by the things that you didn’t do than by the ones you did do. So throw off the bowlines. Sail away from the safe harbor. Catch the trade winds in your sails. Explore. Dream. Discover.

– Mark Twain

Adventure isn’t hanging on a rope off the side of a mountain. Adventure is an attitude that we must apply to the day to day obstacles in life.’

– John Amatt

You must go on adventures to find out where you truly belong.

Sue Fitzmaurice

This adventure quote resonates with me so much! Traveling and seeking out adventures has helped me discover so much about myself.

It’s a dangerous business, Frodo, going out your door. You step onto the road, and if you don’t keep your feet, there’s no knowing where you might be swept off to.

— Bilbo Baggins

Don’t die without embracing the daring adventure your life was meant to be.

Steve Pavlina

Fill your life with adventures, not things. Have stories to tell not stuff to show.

motivational adventure quotes

Love this quote so much! I got rid of all my personal belongings last year to become a full-time digital nomad and it was one of the most freeing feeling in the world.

There are 30,000 days in your life. When I was 24, I realized I’m almost 9,000 days down. There are no warm-ups, no practice rounds, no reset buttons. Your biggest risk isn’t failing. It’s getting too comfortable. Every day, we’re writing a few more words of a story. I wanted my story to be an adventure, and that’s made all the difference.

― Drew Houston

Why do you go away? So that you can come back. So that you can see the place you came from with new eyes and extra colors. And the people there see you differently, too. Coming back to where you started is not the same as never leaving.

― Terry Pratchet

Adventures don’t come calling like unexpected cousins calling from out of town. You have to go looking for them.

The only question in life is whether or not you are going to answer a hearty ‘YES!’ to your adventure.’’

– Joseph Campbell

As soon as I saw you, I knew an adventure was about to happen.

Winnie the Pooh

It is not death most people are afraid of. It is getting to the end of life, only to realize, that you never truly lived.

The purpose of life, after all, is to live it, to taste experience to the utmost, to reach out eagerly and without fear for newer and richer experiences.

Eleanor Roosevelt

A man practices the art of adventure when he breaks the chain of routine and renews his life through reading new books, traveling to new places, making new friends, taking up new hobbies and adopting new viewpoints.

– Wilfred Peterson

Completely agree with this quote! I’ve made some of the best friends of my life through adventure travel.

Life should not be a journey to the grave with the intention of arriving safely in a pretty and well-preserved body, but rather to skid in broadside in a cloud of smoke, thoroughly used up, totally worn out, and loudly proclaiming “Wow! What a Ride!”

― Hunter S. Thompson

Avoiding danger is no safer in the long run than outright exposure. Life is either a daring adventure or nothing.

― Helen Keller

The danger of adventure is worth a thousand days of ease and comfort.

― Paulo Coelho

An adventure is only an inconvenience rightly considered. An inconvenience is only an adventure wrongly considered.

― G.K. Chesterton

It’s time to say goodbye, but I think goodbyes are sad, and I’d much rather say hello. Hello to a new adventure.

― Ernie Harwell

The joy of life comes from our encounters with new experiences, and hence there is no greater joy than to have an endlessly changing horizon, for each day to have a new and different sun.

― Christopher McCandless

Looking for more inspiration? Check out these inspiring quotes about hiking that will get you outside!

I hope you found the perfect Instagram caption from these adventures quotes! They all resonate with me, perfectly summing up all the reasons I spend my life seeking out the best adventures on this planet.

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About Author

Lora Pope is a solo female adventure travel blogger living nomadically around the world. Raised on a rock in the middle of the Atlantic Ocean, she has a deep love for nature and wildlife. Lora has traveled to over 58 countries and is on a quest to visit them all, seeking out a deeper connection with the nature and wildlife on this planet.

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