Local knowledge makes
a world of difference

Tailor-made holidays crafted by trusted local experts worldwide

What is TravelLocal?

The greatest holidays take local know-how. Our handpicked local experts know your destination better than anyone because they live there. They organise unique and authentic trips specifically designed around your hopes and needs.

Watch our video to get an idea of who we are, what we do and how we make your perfect holiday possible.

About us
Mariana, a local expert - Costa Rica
About us

Why travelling with TravelLocal is better

By carefully hand-picking the best local travel companies, we ensure that you get the most in-depth and authentic experiences on your tailor-made trip whilst also supporting the economy of your destination.

Traditional Agent

  • Some destination knowledge
  • Sales middlemen
  • Often standardised tours
  • More expensive
  • 24hr back-up and support from the UK and in your destination
  • Full financial protection

  • Superior destination knowledge and guidance
  • Organise directly with trusted local experts in destination
  • Amazing local experiences
  • Fairer and better value, supporting local businesses in your destination
  • 24hr back-up and support from the UK and in your destination
  • Full financial protection

Plan it yourself

  • No knowledge or guidance
  • No-one to help you organise
  • Pot luck on quality of experience
  • Can be cheaper but hard work
  • No help or support on the ground
  • No financial protection

What our travellers are saying...

"Great holiday - input provided by local travel agent was invaluable"

Colin, UK
Costa Rica

96% of our travellers

would recommend us to a friend

How it works

TravelLocal is the simplest, safest way to create and book your tailor-made holiday with our carefully selected local travel experts in your destination.

  • 1.

    Choose the part of the world you would like to experience and fill out a simple online form

  • 2.

    One of our trusted local experts will put together a suggested itinerary personalised to your needs, hopes and budget

  • 3.

    Book your holiday with complete confidence that you are in safe hands from start to finish and with ABTA or ATOL protection

Find out more

Welcome to the world - your way

Tailor-make your holiday experience

Everyone likes a personal touch which is why our local experts craft your trip to be unique to you. To inspire you they have put together some of their own suggestions for a truly memorable holiday.

Have a browse. Book one of these trips as it is, or personalise it to your heart's content.

Start your own perfect experience here.

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Discover the heart of your destination

Every trip is unique but they all start from the same place - your imagination.

Whether you dream of a campfire under the stars, the heady aromas of an exotic cuisine, breathtaking glimpses of history, or bang up to date city sophistication you’ll find local insight and something to inspire your next travel experience in our Inspiration Area.

In it are trip ideas put together by our trusted local experts and over 400 articles about our destinations. You will also find informative reviews from travellers who've used TravelLocal before.

Book with confidence