GetYourGuide is a booking platform for tours and activities, offering a variety of travel experiences through their global supplier network.
GetYourGuide collects and categorizes all the world's things to do so people research less and do more. Its global network of activity suppliers upload products, receive, and manage their bookings and payments through a simple, centralized system. Travelers can then easily find and book all of these offers on GetYourGuide.com, choosing the one that best suits their travel dreams and their budget.
GetYourGuide was founded in Jun 1, 2009 by Johannes Reck, Martin Sieber, Pascal Mathis, Tobias Rein and Tao Tao. The company is headquartered in Berlin, Germany with global offices across the world in cities like Zurich, Paris, New York City, Rio de Janeiro, Cape Town, and Hong Kong to name a few.
GetYourGuide's global inventory includes tours and excursions, activities like cooking classes, and tickets to numerous tourist attractions. It currently offers more than 40,000 products in destinations around the world. GetYourGuide acts as an online platform for third-party companies to list their products for users to easily find.
GetYourGuide is backed by investors including Battery Ventures, Temasek, Swisscanto Invest, Highland Europe, Heartcore Capital and many others. The company has also acquired Gidsy & iGottaGuide to date.
GetYourGuide was valued well over of $1B, hence gaining "Unicorn" status to become the lates Billion dollar startup in Germany, during it's latest funding of more than $300m (£228m) from Temasek on Mar 2019.