Connecting travellers to guides around the world

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    Largest community of Tour Guides and private Tour Operators in the world

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    Fully customizable travel itineraries

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    Book directly with a local guide, and support the local community

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About tourHQ

Looking to get the best out of your holiday? Let us help by getting you a great guide; someone who will help you navigate local language and culture barriers, show you hidden gems and tell you stories that only a local would know!

TourHQ is an online platform that connects travellers with tourism service providers. Guides and tour companies register their profiles here, providing detailed information about themselves, their skills, services and experiences. Travellers who visit tourHQ can chose from amongst thousands of these guides and tourism providers, to find the one most suited to their requirements.They can directly interact with their guides to seek travel advice and customise their itineraries, hence enjoying their trip on their own terms. By engaging locals, travellers more so help support the local communities in the areas they visit.

With over 25,000 guides, in over 4,100 locations from 208 countries globally, tourHQ is today one of the largest and widest communities of guides in the world, providing travellers with a vast selection of guides in even the most remote areas of the world. Whether it’s a city guide, safari guide, scuba diving instructor or even a cruise ship shore excursion guide, you will find the right one on tourHQ!


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Termeer, Hague

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