GetYourGuide, a Berlin, Germany-based online booking platform for travel activities, closed a $75m Series D funding.
The round was led by Battery Ventures, with participation from existing venture partners KKR, Spark Capital, Highland Europe, Sunstone Capital and Nokia Growth Partners (NGP). As part of the round, Battery Ventures’ General Partner Itzik Parnafes joined GetYourGuide’s Board of Directors.
The company intends to use the funds for international expansion and technological development to strengthen its position as a global market leader for tours, activities and attractions.
Led by Johannes Reck, CEO, GetYourGuide provides an online booking platform for travel activities, giving access to more than 31,000 tours, activities and attractions in upwards of 7,300 destinations around the world.
The company employs more than 400 people across its offices in 11 countries.