The Best Tours. Anytime. Anywhere.

Memorable experiences -- around the world or down the block.

Why Tour With Us?

Our tour guides are part of a passionate community that know the best travel experiences
are built on local stories and neighborly guides.

Ease & Speed

Quickly search and find family-friendly tours in desired areas. Filter easily by categories and guides.

Affordability

Ditch that expensive group tour. Select one of our informative local experiences for as low as $10.

Hidden Gems

Choose from a range of tours created by locals dedicated to uncovering the unforgettable memories and treasures.

Flexible Schedule

Can’t take your tour now? Looking to plan a special occasion in advance? Don’t worry. You have 30 days after purchase to take your tour.

Survey the Possibilities

Your tour map includes a clear view of area tours available.  Each tour provides custom stops and maps to get you to each stop.

Discover Hidden Gems

Whether you are visiting from miles away or on a neighborhood stroll, our guides will help you uncover the stories that locals know best.

Explore with Ease

Easily navigate your favorite places with detailed maps and informative multimedia content.

Your Virtual Companion for Today's World

Download our app to navigate, explore, and enjoy your next trip with ease and peace of mind. 

Your Next Adventure is Only Steps Away

Discover the world outside your door by easily searching for tours around your current location. Select your favorite in minutes and be on your way!

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Directions for Every Mode

Find the quickest route to your destination and all points in between, whether you are walking, driving or biking. 

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Multimedia at Your Fingertips

Looking to get a head start on your visit? Local audio, video and text helps give you a full picture of all the places you'd like to visit.

Record Your Most Memorable Moments in Your own Personal Journal

Keep the memories of your tour recorded for years to come with your personal Built Story journal of tour photos, videos, and notes.

A Tour for Any Occasion

Architecture

Art & Culture

Children's Activities

Cuisine & Bar

Fictional Storytelling

History

Literature

Nightlife

Frequently Asked Questions

Once purchased, how long will I have access to the tour?


Tours are taken from your mobile device through the Built Story app and are available for 30 days from date of purchase. Tours can be stopped and started as many times as desired. Additionally, you may retake the tours as many times as you like – as long as it is within the 30-day window.

How do you become a tour creator?


To become a tour creator, simply login from a desktop computer and create your merchant dashboard. Once your dashboard is created, follow the step-by-step instructions through the website to easily create tours for others to learn from and enjoy.

How long do tours last?


Tour length depends on a number of factors, including the amount of stops, the distance between stops and speed of the participant(s). Also note that a tour taker can choose to pause the tour as many times as they wish -- within a 30-day window. This means that the overall time of a tour could probably last anywhere between 60 to 90 minutes, if the user takes the tour from start to finish without interruptions.

How do I know which ages each tour is best suited for?


When tours are made, the tour creator selects which ages are most appropriate for the tour content and location. You can see the age recommendations on the app, within the tour details description. As always, we urge parents and caretakers to use their own discretion when embarking on tours with minors.

How do I add or edit my payment options?


To add or edit your payment options, select the “menu” button (located on the bottom right hand corner of the app’s home screen), select “Manage Payments” and follow the prompts to add, delete or modify your credit card information.

What safety tips are recommended?


Safety is a high priority to the team here at Built Story. Please practice safe traveling practices. Taking tours during daylight is recommended. Pay close attention to traffic and pedestrian laws. If alcoholic beverages are a part of your tour, practice responsibility - be sure to have a sober, designated driver appointed, or use ride sharing to get around safely. For more information, please see our Terms of Use here.

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