Welcome to Explorewithguides, a platform that opens the door to a world of immersive travel experiences! In this blog, we’ll dive into the Terms and Conditions that define our unique approach to connecting travelers with local guides and the exciting journeys that await you. As you explore these terms, you’ll uncover the essence of our commitment to unforgettable adventures and valuable insights.

1. A Unique Partnership: Travelers and Explorewithguides,

Explorewithguides, serves as the bridge connecting adventurous travelers with passionate local guides who are eager to share the wonders of their regions. It’s important to understand that when you book a tour, you’re entering into a contract directly with the guides themselves. At no point is Explorewithguides, considered a party to this agreement; our role is to facilitate connections and provide the platform for these incredible experiences.

2. Terms and Conditions: Your Agreement

Before embarking on your journey, it’s crucial to familiarize yourself with our Terms and Conditions. By using ToursByLocals, you’re confirming your agreement to these terms, including your eligibility, your responsibility to comply with these conditions, and your acknowledgment of potential risks associated with travel.

3. Scope of Services: Your Gateway to Authenticity

Our platform is designed to empower travelers like you to explore destinations in a unique and authentic way. You can browse a variety of tours, each crafted and led by local guides who possess an intimate knowledge of their regions. The constantly evolving platform ensures that you have access to a wide range of experiences that cater to diverse interests.

4. Your Traveler Account: Your Personal Journey

Creating a Traveler Account is your key to unlocking the full potential of Explorewithguides,. This account allows you to book tours, interact with guides, and manage your travel preferences. Our commitment to safeguarding your personal information is outlined in our Privacy Policy.

5. Booking: Making Your Dreams a Reality

Booking your dream tour is as simple as selecting the perfect adventure and sending a booking request to your chosen guide. Upon acceptance, a binding contract is established, and you’ll be bound by the tour’s terms. These tours range from cultural explorations to adventurous treks, ensuring there’s something for every traveler.

6. Live Virtual Tours: A Modern Twist

In today’s world, travel takes on new forms, and virtual experiences are becoming increasingly popular. ToursByLocals offers live virtual tours that provide you with an opportunity to explore new destinations from the comfort of your home, with guides who own the rights to the tours you participate in.

7. Payment: Convenience and Security

Booking a tour is a breeze, with payment options that are secure and convenient. Guides set their tour prices, and you can choose to pay in your preferred currency. Explorewithguides, ensures that your payment information is processed safely through third-party services, safeguarding your financial details.

8. Your Reviews: Sharing Your Journey

Your experiences matter, and Explorewithguides, values your reviews and ratings. By sharing your insights, you contribute to the collective knowledge of our community, helping other travelers make informed decisions about their adventures.

9. Cancellation Policy: Planning for Flexibility

Our Cancellation Policy provides guidelines for handling cancellations and refunds, ensuring you’re well-informed and prepared for any changes to your travel plans.

10. “No One Left Behind” Shore Excursion Policy: Peace of Mind for Cruisers

For shore excursions, we’ve got you covered. In the rare event that you miss your ship, Explorewithguides, arranges overnight accommodation and transportation to the next port of call. Your safety and peace of mind are our priorities.

11. Rules of the Site: A Framework for Quality

To maintain the quality of your experience, we have established a set of rules. These rules cover the use of the site, communication with guides, and the overall conduct of both travelers and guides to ensure a harmonious and enjoyable journey.

12. Independent Contractor Relationship: A Distinctive Approach

Our local guides are independent contractors, not employees of Explorewithguides. This unique relationship empowers guides to deliver personalized experiences, ensuring you enjoy the true essence of each destination.

13. Acceptance of Risk and Waiver of Liability: Adventure Awaits

Travel inherently involves some level of risk, and it’s important to be aware of these risks. You assume personal responsibility for any travel-related risks, ensuring your safety and well-being during your journey.

14. Disclaimer: A Transparent Perspective

Our platform serves as a conduit for travelers and local guides, facilitating unique experiences that reflect the essence of each destination. While we provide essential support, we do not control the quality or outcomes of individual tours. Our platform is designed to provide access to these experiences, and we do not accept responsibility for the guides’ actions or tour outcomes.