We help you get the most from your trip

We help you get the most from your trip

Get an easy-to-use digital travel guide customized for you with the highlights you expect and the hidden treasures you don’t yet know.

How It Works

Step 1:
Tell us about you & your trip

Answer a few questions about where you’re headed and how you like to travel – your pace, interests, food preferences, and more.

Step 2:
We create your custom guide

We use real travel professionals with the latest tech to create a personal travel guide that downloads to your phone.

Step 3:
Travel with confidence

Receive an easy-to-use digital travel guide with unbiased recommendations, digital maps, reservation capabilities, and more…everything you at your fingertips.

We keep things easy.
One simple price.

$10 per travel day

How are we different?

Save time & money

We save you 40 hours of time distilling down the overwhelming amount of research without spending hundreds on a tour guide.

Personal to you

We give you personal, unbiased recommendations based on your interests and travel style, so you get the experience YOU want.

Hidden gems uncovered

In addition to top sights, your guide is full of hidden gems buried or absent in other travel resources that will ensure you don't miss out.

Happy Guidester Customers

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  • positive review We had a wonderful trip planned by Guidester. They recommended tons of things to see in the Black Forest region of Germany as well as in Austria. Many of the day trip additions we never thought of and ended up being our favorite parts of the trip. The guide had... read more

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    Jennifer Lommel
  • positive review My husband and I recently took a trip to Ireland, our first international trip together. We had soooo many questions, concerns, ideas of places we wanted to visit. It was frustrating and confusing to sort through ALL of the things that went into this trip. Before we left for our... read more

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    Daniella Elaine
  • positive review Wow, wow, wow is all I can say about Guidester!! I reached out for a guide for my short 4 day trip to Paris, within a day I had my very own personal guide. The guide included day trips, personal tours, dining, and just all around tips. We booked 3... read more

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    Bonnie Zimmerman Bard
  • positive review Italy was a dream come true for me; especially seeing Venice. I could have never pulled off what Guidester did for all of us. The tours were amazing; the food was beyond my expectations and all the different places we got to explore made my trip perfect. ... read more

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    Andrea Lenzen
  • positive review Great travel guides that really help me get the most from my vacation!

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    Herbert J. Baumann
  • positive review We absolutely loved our trip, and Guidester was very helpful in getting everything planned. This positive experience left us very much looking forward to our next trip, and I have no doubt that Guidester will point us in the right direction again, and make planning a breeze. Thanks!

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    Ryan Garwitz
  • positive review There is no way I could have put together the adventure that Guidester organized for us. The experience exceeded my expectations from the first day to the last day of departure. The advice on what to see when to see where to eat what sights to prioritize was... read more

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    Jim French
  • positive review Guidesrter made it so easy -- I had no time to plan a trip for myself but needed a getaway. This was easy to say "yes" to and I had to do no planning beyond booking a round-trip flight. Every day was an adventure and the travel was there making... read more

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    Sarah Schaeffer Bernard
  • positive review Being totally unfamiliar with Switzerland we decided to have Guidester arrange our itinerary and we could not be happier. All of our daily activity suggestions were “Swiss” clockwork perfect. Thank you Guidester, we’re looking forward to traveling again.

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    Leonard Wren
  • positive review Thank you forever to Guidester for giving my soul wings and opening my heart to Italy! Always, #1 on my proverbial' bucket list', Italy has felt like a remote promise.
    Jack and Guidester has a vast landscape of experience with International travel, so do not let his millennial youthfulness fool...
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    Kristine Keller

"But I love planning my trip myself"

It’s all about making the most out of your hard earned dollars

Make it easy

We help you quickly figure out to see and do when you arrive with an easy-to-use digital travel guide that downloads to your phone.

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By cutting through the noise, you can focus on what matters most to you. Hidden gems you won't find on your own, tips & tricks on how to get the most out of sites, and custom maps ensure you never miss out.

Avoid unnecessary mishaps

Hold on—is that restaurant open on Tuesdays? What’s the tipping etiquette in Italy? What else is around me I might want to see now? We've got it covered. Travel with confidence knowing you've got all the right information.

Get the freedom of a guidebook + the knowledge of a tour guide. Let’s go!

Have questions? Need additional help? Schedule a call with us.

*95% of our guides are delivered in less than 48 hours. What about the other 5%? If you’re visiting a less-traveled destination, we’ll need a few extra days to be sure you have everything you’ll need for your trip. But don’t worry – you won’t spend any extra time (or money) for your customized guide.