Utrippers are independent travel souls who create unique experiences to share with others. Anyone with unique knowledge, skills or access can earn money offering an experience as a TripBuddy.

Utrippers.com carefully analyze, validate and certify all Trip Buddies for quality and safety. UTrippers are common people who is passionate about their local place.

They can be writers, historians, musicians, tour guides, journalists, designers, bankers, architects, foodies, travel agents, Peace Corps volunteers, social workers, students, administrative assistants, philanthropists, writers, taxi drivers, engineers, teachers, poets, designers, business executives, chefs, travelers, bloggers, pilots, farmers, dancers and more.

Guidelines to Trip Buddies

All UTrippers experiences are hosted in person by Utrippers Trip Buddies and their purpose is to provide cultural enrichment, education and a good time. All Utrippers experiences must be independently lead by the Utrippers and be an experience in art, fashion, design, eating, drinking, architecture, history, outdoors or any other cultural experience that tells a unique story about the destination.

Every Trip Buddy on Utrippers:

Accept payments

Our platform allows you to accept credit card payments from anywhere in the world through our secure, PCI compliant, 128-bit SSL encryption payment system

Receive funds

We provide secure direct deposit (ACH) payments directly to your local bank and in your local currency (available in most locations) within 24 hours from when you conduct your tour.

Flexible schedule

Your set your own schedule. Confirm or decline reservations according to your availability. Create single or repeating events, or keep it spontaneous.


Our platform allows you to easily list, modify and promote your experiences and message with customers anytime directly through the platform. Our dashboard helps you manage reservations and facilitates payments so you don’t have to worry about it.

Free marketing

Thousands of travelers come to Utrippers every day looking for great experiences to book. We constantly feature Insiders on our blog, social media and in the press.

” Open yourself to a whole new world of travel, and discover the beautiful places and experiences that await you around the globe! “

Why be an Utrippers Trip Buddy?

At the heart of every movement is a group of individuals who embody the change they want to see in the world. For Utrippers.com, these people are ourTrip Buddies. They are empowering themselves to make a living doing what they know and love. They are making the world a better place by inviting the rest of us to enjoy new experiences and develop new ways of seeing the world.

Meet great people

Connect with curious and savvy travelers from all over the world. Nothing is better than the bond you share doing something you care about with new and different people.

Earn money

Supplement your income or build a business doing the things you love. Whether you’re an avid kayaker, shopper or painter, earn extra income putting your passions and skills to use.

Share your world

Enjoy the thrill of introducing a new place or experience to someone for the first time. Help shape how visitors experience and perceive your community and culture.

Gain notoriety

Our guides are regularly covered in local press and blogs, are featured as keynote speakers at events, and generate buzz around town for the unique experiences they offer.