As customized travel experiences become increasingly popular, internet platforms like Trip.Me make it easier and more affordable to have a personalized vacation. Trip.Me is a multicultural and multilingual platform founded in Berlin that works on a simple premise. They put individual travelers in direct contact with travel experts in more than 100 countries to help them curate a customized experience that meets their specific desires, needs and expectations.
Users can search the site to explore hundreds of recommended itineraries suggested by the Trip.Me team, which often results in finding a trip that is exactly what travelers are looking for, thus taking the guesswork out of the planning process. If none of the trips meet all of your desired criteria, the site can put you in touch with what Trip.Me calls Destination Experts who know their location intimately and can help you personalize a trip by matching what you want to experience with what they know of your planned destination, thus finding you the best experiences and deals.
Start by selecting the country you want to visit and selecting the type of experiences you are looking for, such as cultural visits, relaxation, or animals and wildlife. You can then select options such as your preferred travel style and accommodation type, along with your travel dates and budget. From there, Trip.Me’s destination experts will take your information and respond within a few days to proceed with planning your perfect vacation.
Scheduling your vacation with Trip.Me ensures you have an experience that meets all of your expectations without sending you on a cookie-cutter adventure. The team only works with tour organizers and destination experts that practice responsible tourism, and by working directly with local organizers, you are able to keep your travel costs down.
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