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 26,000 guides, in over 4,700 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!


I think half the fun in a holiday is the planning phase. I received multiple itinerary suggestions for my trip request, and finally booked with the guide I liked bestright-headquote

Partha Ray, Kolkata

My wife and I planned to travel across Sri Lanka. We looked at reviews on TourHQ and choose Praveen as our guide. And that was one of our best decisions during the vacation.right-headquote

Dmitry Osipov, Moscow

I recently traveled to Nepal and met Raj through tourHQ. He is very funny, knowledgeable and experienced. I have already planned to visit Nepal again, and will definitely use Raj as my guide.right-headquote

Sandra Butler, Cambridge