How do I know if a guided tour is right for me?

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I am someone who likes to explore places, but I am also curious about my safety. That is why I am interested in being part of a guided tour. How do I know if a guided tour is right for me?

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I am a holiday loving travel junkie who decided to make a career out of doing the thing I love most... putting together great deals on holidays for other people who are just as passionate about travelling as I am!
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When you are taking a tour of the sights of a city, or touring a specific attraction, you can either take a self-guided tour or join a group with an experienced travel guide.
To be the right fit for a tour guide led experience, you need to have a curiosity about a specific site and like the idea of participating in a group activity. This type of tour is not for you if you prefer to explore things on your own and are more independent-minded.
People who like guided tours like to take advantage of the educational benefits of the tours, all which makes visiting a site or city more special and interesting to them. They may feel unsure about venturing out on their own and feel this type of tour experience is safer.
If you are someone who likes to follow an itinerary when you travel and would like someone to show you the way, so to speak, you will like being part of a group tour.
Also, a group tour is a great way to get to know others from different locales who have the same interest in a city or destination.
Therefore, a group tour is right for you if you like to explore new surroundings with other people and would feel more confident about visiting a location with an experienced travel guide.
If you want to focus on enhancing your social and educational experiences when traveling, a group-led tour will appeal to you.

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1 7 months ago 1 answers 329 views
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Answered by our Expert

I am a holiday loving travel junkie who decided to make a career out of doing the thing I love most... putting together great deals on holidays for other people who are just as passionate about travelling as I am!
Specialist Destinations:

Dubai, Maldives, Thailand, Bali, United States, Australia and South Pacific

Specialist Areas:

Beaches, City Breaks, Family, Spa & Wellness, Weddings and Honeymoon, Romantic, Luxury, All Inclusive, Cruise

Travel Interests:

Celebrity, Fashion, Food & Drink, Hints & Tips, Art, Lifestyle, Music

When you are taking a tour of the sights of a city, or touring a specific attraction, you can either take a self-guided tour or join a group with an experienced travel guide. To be the right fit for a tour guide led experience, you need to have a curiosity about a specific site and like the idea of participating in a group activity. This type of tour is not for you if you prefer to explore things on your own and are more independent-minded. People who like guided tours like to take advantage of the educational benefits of the tours, all which makes visiting a site or city more special and interesting to them. They may feel unsure about venturing out on their own and feel this type of tour experience is safer. If you are someone who likes to follow an itinerary when you travel and would like someone to show you the way, so to speak, you will like being part of a group tour. Also, a group tour is a great way to get to know others from different locales who have the same interest in a city or destination. Therefore, a group tour is right for you if you like to explore new surroundings with other people and would feel more confident about visiting a location with an experienced travel guide. If you want to focus on enhancing your social and educational experiences when traveling, a group-led tour will appeal to you.
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