Unforgettablecity experiences with local hosts

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    personalized experiences 100% private &
    personalized experiences
    selected hosts Friendly, knowledgeable &
    individually selected hosts
    first time visits From first time visits to off
    the beaten path experiences
    Don’t settle for superficial, traditional tours.

    Don’t settle for superficial, traditional tours.

    With our experiences, you’ll discover the heart of the city just like you would if you were visiting a friend who lives there.

    Food experiences

    From a six-seater sushi joint to a 300 year old trattoria, street eats to unique restaurants, this is what eating like a local looks like

    Ultimate Bologna Food Experience

    Food & Drink Ultimate Bologna Food Experience


    Ultimate Bologna Food Experience
    Tastes Of Le Marais: Food Experience

    Food & Drink Tastes Of Le Marais: Food Experience


    Tastes Of Le Marais: Food Experience
    Eat Like a Local In Osaka: Street Food Experience

    Food & Drink Eat Like a Local In Osaka: Street Food Experience


    Eat Like a Local In Osaka: Street Food Experience
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    How it works

    • Tell us your preferences and book

      See an experience you like and book it. We will ask a few questions to build the right experience with you.

    • Just right for you

      We’ll pair you with the right host based on your personality and interests. Trust us, we know all our hosts personally.

    • The fun bit

      Spend time in the city with your carefullyselected host. You have an itinerary but it’s unscripted so it’s up to you and your host where you go and what you do.

    Meet some of our hosts

    We’re pretty picky with our hosts, and only accept those who share our passion for the city, and our values.


    Alexandra Paris, France

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    Mutz Tokyo, Japan

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    Gabriele Bologna, Italy

    A Bolognese dreamer with his feet on the ground

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    What our guests say

    “We felt like we were spending time with a friend who wanted us to experience the best of her hometown.”

    Dan M, October 2018

    “Possibly the best single day tour my wife and I have ever had and we have traveled a lot.”

    Steven P, April 2019

    “The wonder of this tour is you can change paths at any moment. It was exactly what I wanted, even when I didn’t know I wanted it.”

    Jordan S, July 2019
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    About City Unscripted

    City Unscripted is a personalized travel service that connects you with hosts who live in a city. We pride ourselves on our highly personalized nature and we make sure that travelers are matched with a host with similar needs. We do this by getting to know all of our hosts personally and understanding them fully – not just what they do and what they know but what they are like as people.

    After launching in London in April 2016 City Unscripted now operates in major cities across Europe, Asia, and the Americas! From Berlin to Bangkok, from Stockholm to San Francisco we have let thousands of people explore a city with the people who really love it. We wanted to help people feel more relaxed in the city they are in, get to see a city in a very real way and importantly a way that’s right for them. That’s why we are unscripted – these are not tours with uniforms and clipboards but authentic experiences where you can get to know each other, ask questions and change the itinerary as and when you need to.

    You can begin your City Unscripted journey by requesting a host from their profiles and requesting their availability or selecting an experience in a particular city and letting the City Unscripted team select the right host for you.

    Our hosts are often people with full-time jobs, working with City Unscripted part-time to meet new people, explore new places and share their passion for their city.

    Our experiences range greatly depending on what you want from your city and can involve many different secrets that only someone local to the city would know – the best restaurant for authentic food, a slice of hidden history or even take in the famous landmarks if you like.

    The City Unscripted Service is completely trustworthy, safe and secure as each host is individually vetted, verified, and trained by the City Unscripted team.

    Booking starts from as little as $27.50 per person for a 2-hour experience, so there’s something to suit every budget.

    We have been featured in TimeOut, The Guardian, The Times amongst other publications internationally.

    City Unscripted
    Unscripted. Unexpected. Unforgettable.

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