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GetYourGuide – Activity booking website nabs $50 million for expansion

GetYourGuide announced a Series C funding round of $50 million that will help the company grow in the way that CEO and Co-founder Johannes Reck always envisioned. The activities booking platform now covers approximately 27,800+ activities in more than 2,500 destinations worldwide, but with this new boost – led by New York-based global investment firm KKR – it can “change a lot more travel experiences for the better.”

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About GetYourGuide Guided tours. Cooking lessons. Sightseeing tours by bus. Canal cruises. There are countless ways to discover a new place. The hard part? Figuring out where to begin. GetYourGuide collects and categorizes all activities offered worldwide – so you can search less and have more time to experience. From Africa to Oceania and back again: we will help you find the right experience. The world has a lot to offer. Have fun exploring! Read more