Make cash by giving tours of your lcoal area

Posted August 18, 2015 by Student Profit Staff

If you’re up to the challenge you can turn local knowledge into cash.

Becoming a local tour guide to visitors can prove to be an easy money earner in your spare time, especially over the summer months.

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Websites like Tours By Locals and Vayable provide places to list tours and experiences you want to offer to tourists.

There are lots of experiences you could create from the typical tour of iconic landmarks to tours of backstreets unlocking interesting locations that most don’t know exists.

Tours of street art, unique shops and eateries are also types of outings on offer, as well as an experience visiting London’s public toilets.

Other popular ideas including tours of local pubs and bars, architecture as well as photography trips.

You can use your local knowledge and personal expertise to come up with some unique and and inventive experiences that will interest sightseers and make you money.

While being in a tourist hotspot will of course be advantageous and get you more bookings, there’s nothing stopping you from setting up shop and offering tours anywhere in the country.

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