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GetYourGuide is a company developing a booking platform for tours and activities, offering a variety of travel experiences through its global supplier network. It collects and categorizes things to do worldwide. GetYourGuide covers every category of activity in nearly every corner of the globe. The company works with a network of over 1,000 partners, including TripAdvisor, Thomas Cook.de, Kayak, and Expedia, and holds offices in Berlin, Las Vegas, and Zurich.

TypePrivate
Founded2009
HQBerlin, DE
Websitegetyourguide.com
Employee Ratings3.7

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Employees (est.) (Sept 2021)693(+2%)
Job Openings70
Cybersecurity ratingCMore

Key People/Management at GetYourGuide

Johannes Reck

Johannes Reck

Co-Founder and CEO
Simone Basso

Simone Basso

Director of Engineering
Tao Tao

Tao Tao

Co-Founder & COO
Leandro Lages

Leandro Lages

Engineering Manager
Martin Sieber

Martin Sieber

Co-Founder & Director of Product, Growth
Tobias Rein

Tobias Rein

Co-founder & Principal Engineer
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GetYourGuide Office Locations

GetYourGuide has offices in Berlin, New York, San Francisco, Sydney and in 14 other locations
Berlin, DE (HQ)
Sonnenburger Str. 73
Zürich, CH
Stampfenbachpl.
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GetYourGuide Financials and Metrics

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Founding Date

2009

GetYourGuide total Funding

$788.5 m

GetYourGuide latest funding size

$134.03 m

Time since last funding

a year ago

GetYourGuide investors

GetYourGuide's latest funding round in October 2020 was reported to be $134 m. In total, GetYourGuide has raised $788.5 m. GetYourGuide's latest valuation is reported to be $1.8 b.
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GetYourGuide Revenue

Market valuation

1.8b
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GetYourGuide Operating Metrics

Dec, 2017Apr, 2019

Active Users

15 m

Activities and Attractions

35 k

Tickets Issued

10 m25 m
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GetYourGuide Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
iGottaGuideJuly 31, 2013
GidsyApril 26, 2013

GetYourGuide Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

C

74/100

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GetYourGuide Online and Social Media Presence

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GetYourGuide News and Updates

Travel startup GetYourGuide secures $97M revolving credit facility

Many countries hit hard by Covid-19 are beginning to see a glimmer of optimism from the arrival of vaccinations. Now, a promising travel startup that saw its growth arrested by the arrival and persistence of the pandemic is announcing a $97 million financing facility to help it stay the course until…

Berlin-based traveltech GetYourGuide lands €114 million to prepare for the global tourism bounceback

German startup GetYourGuide, the booking platform for incredible travel experiences, today announced that it has raised €114 million in convertible note financing led by Searchlight Capital. The financing round was joined by a consortium of GetYourGuide’s existing investors, including SoftBank Visio…

GetYourGuide closes $133M convertible note as travel startups continue to weather the Covid-19 storm

On the heels of Germany announcing another lockdown to try to contain the rapid rise in Covid-19 cases in the country, one of the hottest startups in its capital city is announcing the closing of a large convertible note to help it keep moving forward. GetYourGuide, which in brighter times runs a th…

How SoftBank-backed GetYourGuide will survive travel's 'nuclear winter' with 50% founder pay cuts and shorter working hours

SoftBank-backed travel startup GetYourGuide has described the COVID-19 pandemic as a "nuclear winter" for the travel industry. The company runs an online marketplace that lets people book tours and experiences while travelling, and saw a 90% drop in bookings in March. The company has raised around…

GetYourGuide widens its horizons, will expand its Originals short tours into day trips and more

GetYourGuide has made a name for itself as the startup that helped the stale idea of guided tours for travellers on its head. Tapping into the generation of consumers who think of travel not just as going somewhere, but having an “experience” (and, ideally, recording it for Insta-posterity), it has …

Johannes Reck from GetYourGuide to talk about reaching unicorn status at Disrupt Berlin

Earlier this year, GetYourGuide raised a gigantic $484 million funding round with SoftBank’s Vision Fund leading the round. Now that the German startup has reached a valuation well over the $1 billion mark, it’s time to look back at the company’s impressive trajectory. That’s why I’m excited to anno…
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GetYourGuide Blogs

Behind the Localization’s team session around mental health and well-being

Mette Thomsen, interim Localization lead, offers insight on how other managers can facilitate the conversation around mental health.

How we got Google Tag Manager data flowing through our data pipelines

Ben Ryves, senior data engineer and his Marketing Platform team implemented a solution to get Google Tag Manager data into their existing monitoring systems.

S2E6: Our engineering recruitment process and workflow

Fábio Oliveira, engineering manager, and Andy Lutz, former technical recruiter at GetYourGuide, walk us through the recruitment process for engineering roles and provide us with a few tips on how best to get your foot in the door.

Our hybrid approach to work

Johannes Reck, CEO and Co-founder, shares our new hybrid working model.

S2E5: Understanding the role of a destination manager

Julia Randow, director of sales APAC and GM Dubai, and Iwona Kurczab, a former GetYourGuide business recruiter, provide us with insight into destination managers’ roles and how they’re recruited into the team.

9 best practices for cross-platform development

Elena Koval, senior backend engineer, and Felipe Marino, senior iOS engineer, tackled building a new activities details page — while performing a tech migration.
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GetYourGuide Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was GetYourGuide founded?

    GetYourGuide was founded in 2009.

  • Who are GetYourGuide key executives?

    GetYourGuide's key executives are Johannes Reck, Simone Basso and Tao Tao.

  • How many employees does GetYourGuide have?

    GetYourGuide has 693 employees.

  • Who are GetYourGuide competitors?

    Competitors of GetYourGuide include Peek, HolidayMe and Musement.

  • Where is GetYourGuide headquarters?

    GetYourGuide headquarters is located at Sonnenburger Str. 73, Berlin.

  • Where are GetYourGuide offices?

    GetYourGuide has offices in Berlin, New York, San Francisco, Sydney and in 14 other locations.

  • How many offices does GetYourGuide have?

    GetYourGuide has 18 offices.