Waited too long? 18 last-minute Christmas gift ideas you can get (almost) immediately: Uber Eats, Amazon, travel and more

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18 last-minute Christmas gift ideas you can get (almost) immediately (Photos via Mejuri, Disney Plus, Tinggly, Amazon, timhortons/Instagram)

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It's a tale as old as time: Despite our best intentions, the last-minute Christmas shopping scramble has officially begun.

Whether a consequence of a jam-packed holiday schedule, mistakenly thinking you had time on your side, or losing the battle to this year's supply chain issues, last-minute holiday shopping happens to the best of us.

If this feels all-too-familiar and you find yourself in search of eleventh-hour gift ideas, there's no need to fret. From subscription services and downloadable prints to once-in-a-lifetime travel experiences and food delivery, scroll down to shop the 18 best last-minute gift ideas you can get (almost) instantly this Christmas.

18 best last-minute Christmas gift ideas

Amazon.ca Gift Card

Amazon.ca Gift Card in christmas red and green box(Photo via Amazon)
Amazon.ca Gift Card (Photo via Amazon)

With gift denominations starting from $50, shoppers can get this holiday gift card tomorrow when they select one-day shipping at checkout. Don't have time to waste? Click here to shop for digital gift cards you can access immediately.

Starting from $50 at Amazon

Tinggly Experience Gifts

Tinggly Experience Gift box in front of mountain (Photo via Tinggly)
Tinggly Experience Gifts (Photo via Tinggly/Instagram)

Give someone a lifelong memory this holiday season via a Tinngly gift experience. Tinngly experiences are available in more than 100 countries and don't have an expiration date. With every purchase, a portion of the profit goes to sustainable projects to remove polluting plastics from the environment. Experiences in Canada include an ice walk in Jasper, whale watching in Quebec and much more.

Starts at $89 at Tinggly


alicia keys, gordan ramsay, natalie portan, samel l jackson, MasterClass (Photo via MasterClass)
MasterClass (Photo via MasterClass)

Whether your friend/parent/sibling or partner is into cooking, music, business, tech or art, MasterClass covers every topic under the sun. Individual courses are taught by some of the most famous faces on the planet, including Bill Clinton, Gordon Ramsay, Serena Williams, Chris Hadfield and many more.

Starting at $20 at MasterClass

Tim Hortons Gift Card

Tim Hortons coffee cup in front of christmas gifts (Photo via timhortons/Instagram)
Tim Hortons Gift Card (Photo via timhortons/Instagram)

Enjoy coffee, donuts, soups, sandwiches and more with a Tim Hortons gift card this holiday season.

Starting from $25 at Amazon


purple laptop screen with pink laptop on screen
CleanMyMac (Photo via MacPaw)

The CleanMyMac X finds junk in all corners of your macOS and does away with unneeded files, like outdated caches, broken downloads, logs and useless localizations, so that your system runs like new.

$35 at MacPaw

Disney+ Subscription

Disney+ Subscription with pixar, disney, marvel, stars wars on screen (Photo via Disney+)
Disney+ Subscription (Photo via Disney+)

Treat someone to titles from Disney, Pixar, Marvel, Star Wars, National Geographic and Star via a Disney+ subscription. Sign up now for a $12 one-month subscription or a $120 annual subscription.

Starting at $12 at Disney+

Alo Yoga Gift Card

Alo Yoga Gift Card  in black with white text (Photo via Alo Yoga)
Alo Yoga Gift Card (Photo via Alo Yoga)

Missed the shipping cut-off? No problem. This Christmas, give your Kendall Jenner and Hailey Bieber-obsessed loved ones an Alo Yoga gift card. Gift amounts start at $77 and go up to $1,550.

Starting at $77 at Alo Yoga

Rosetta Stone

Rosetta Stone app on phone learning spanish (Photo via Rosetta Stone)
Rosetta Stone (Photo via Rosetta Stone)

Tired of hearing "learn a new language" as their New Year's resolution? Help them finally stick to it and give a Rosetta Stone membership. Starting at just $10/month, learners can choose between dozens of languages, including Spanish, French, Arabic and Mandarin.

Starting from $10 at Rosetta Stone


FabFitFun gifts with grey beanies, candles, blankets, kitchen utensils, bag, makeup and more (Photo via FabFitFun)
FabFitFun (Photo via FabFitFun)

The FabFitFun box includes a selection of full-size products across beauty, fashion, fitness, wellness, home and tech – delivered each season. The box teams up with some of the world's most recognizable brands, like Michael Kors, Herschel, Briogeo and more.

Starting at $45 at FabFitFun

Mid-Century Geometric Downloadable Print

Mid-Century Geometric Downloadable Print in front of dinner table and chairs (Photo via Etsy)
Mid-Century Geometric Downloadable Print (Photo via Etsy)

Get access to hi-res JPEG files that you can print on your own to fit all of your favourite picture frames. ThePrintRepublic shop has a massive selection of downloadable prints available; click here to see them all.

$6 $9 at Etsy

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Mejuri Digital Gift Card

Mejuri Digital Gift Card (Photo via Mejuri)
Mejuri Digital Gift Card (Photo via Mejuri)

Don't want to spend a ton on jewellery you're not sure they'll love? We get you. Instead of risking the wrong choice, let them choose and send them a Mejuri gift card in denominations from $25 to $500.

Starting from $25 at Mejuri

Audible Membership

Audible Membership with books michelle obama atomic habits (Photo via Audible)
Audible Membership (Photo via Audible)

Treat someone to a unique gift this holiday season and gift them an Audible membership. Starting at just $15, shoppers can choose between one, three, six and 12-month memberships.

Starting from $15 at Amazon

Virgin Experience Gifts

Virgin Experience Gifts with sail box, hot air balloo, green car, chef, plane, and golf (Photo via Virgin Experience Gifts)
Virgin Experience Gifts (Photo via Virgin Experience Gifts)

Give the gift of a lifetime with Virgin Experience Gifts. With options all over the United States, gifters can choose from experience vouchers like a hot air balloon ride, learning to fly a plane, and scenic heli tours, among many, many others.

Staring from $50 at Virgin Experience Gifts

Sustainable Coffee Subscription

Sustainable Coffee Subscription with coffee means and packets (Photo via Driftaway Coffee)
Sustainable Coffee Subscription (Photo via Driftaway Coffee)

Perfect for coffee lovers and those wanting to expand their palate, this sustainable coffee company delivers freshly roasted and curated single-origin beans from around the world in 100 per cent compostable packaging.

Starting from $135 at Driftaway Coffee


HelloFresh box with pasta, vegetables, and salmon (Photo via HelloFresh)
HelloFresh (Photo via HelloFresh)

HelloFresh sets you up for culinary success. Each box comes with delicious recipes, fresh, pre-measured ingredients, and easy-to-follow instructions so that you can turn every dinner into a restaurant-worthy experience.

Starting at $31 at HelloFresh

Uber & Uber Eats Gift Card

Uber & Uber Eats Gift Card (Photo via Amazon)
Uber & Uber Eats Gift Card (Photo via Amazon)

A great and practical gift for fans of Uber and Uber Eats, this digital gift card is available in any denomination.

Starting from $25 at Amazon

Air Canada Gift Card

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Gift the gift of travel this holiday season (Photo via Air Canada/Instagram)

This holiday season, give the gift of flexible travel and treat your loved ones to an Air Canada gift card. The Air Canada gift card does not expire, so travellers have their choice on when and where to use it.

Starting from $25 at Air Canada

Celebrity Cameo

Celebrity Cameo with lance bass from nsync (Photo via Cameo)
Celebrity Cameo (Photo via Cameo)

A unique holiday gift they're sure to remember: a celebrity Cameo personalized video message. Send someone a shoutout from their favourite celebrity, including stars like Lance Bass, Raven-Symoné, Gloria Estefan and Carmen Electra.

Starting at $5 at Cameo

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