Destinations are great…..but the journey can be even better!

By far the most convenient way to travel from one destination to another is to drive yourself. But have you ever considered how much you might be missing out on along the way? Take A Local is here to solve that. With our app based driving and walking tours, you can unearth a wealth of local knowledge through insightful stories, local tips and driving directions. All presented in an audio format, based on your GPS location. Giving you the freedom to travel where and when you choose, at a pace that suits you

  • Go at your own pace

    Want to spend longer somewhere? Want to breeze past another location? Don’t be limited by rigid itineraries from traditional tour operators. The Take A Local app allows you to stop and start as your please all while still getting expert narration and directions.

  • iPhone or Android, your choice

    The Take A Local app is available in both the Apple App Store & Google Play Store. Whatever your preference, we have you covered. Find a tour, download it, and away you go. Take A Local tours will also operate in areas of no phone reception, so you won’t miss anything!

  • Let us help you

    Looking for ideas on where to go? Browse our range of tours for inspiration before you decide. Once you have made your choice, download the tour and let’s go!

How it works?

Using the GPS technology built into your phone, your Take A Local tour will come to life at just at right moments to bring you audio driving directions, insightful information, stories and insider tips that only local knowledge can provide. All while also providing you with a visual tour map.

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Single Tour Or Tour Bundle?

Just want to take one tour? No problem, just purchase a single tour. Want to take multiple tours? Check out our Bundles page for discounted tour packages.

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Download Trip

Once you have made your purchase, download your tour and we’ll be ready to go as soon as you are!

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Let’s Go!

Start the tour and away we go. Get directions, listen to stories and make the most of your journey. Take A Local tours also work in areas without phone reception, so you won’t miss out at any point.