Tripoto, a New Delhi, India-based online travel community platform, raised a Series A funding round.
The amount of the deal was not disclosed.
Backers included 500 Startups, Advantedge fund, IDG Ventures, Neeraj Arora and Leon Seynave.
Led by Anirudh Gupta and Michael Lyngdoh, Tripoto operates a large communities of travelers who share their travel stories and discover itineraries and experiences by peers. The company leverages User Generated Content (UGC) by going beyond simple reviews and making it more long form, social and personalized.