Join Anne and thousands more by creating unique experiences for others.

What is a Vayable Guide?

Vayable Guides are independent people who create unique experiences to share with others. Anyone with unique knowledge, skills or access can earn money offering an experience as a Vayable Guide. Vayable carefully vets all Guides for quality and safety.

Vayable Guides are writers, historians, musicians, tour guides, journalists, designers, bankers,architects, foodies, travel agents, Peace Corps volunteers, social workers, students, administrative assistants, philanthropists, writers, taxi drivers, engineers, teachers, poets, designers, business executives, chefs, travelers, bloggers, pilots, farmers, dancers and more.

Experience Guidelines:

All Vayable experiences are hosted in person by Vayable Guides and their purpose is to provide cultural enrichment, education and a good time. All Vayable experiences must be independently lead by the Guide and be an experience in art, fashion, design, eating, drinking, architecture, history, outdoors or any other cultural experience that tells a unique story about the destination.

Every Guide on Vayable:

  • Commits to delivering a high-quality experience to every traveler.
  • Prioritizes safety and security above all else.
  • Is passionate, personable and trustworthy.

Why be a Vayable Guide?

At the heart of every movement is a group of individuals who embody the change they want to see in the world. For Vayable, these people are our Guides. They are empowering themselves to make a living doing what they know and love. They are making the world a better place by inviting the rest of us to enjoy new experiences and develop new ways of seeing the world.

Meet great people

Connect with curious and savvy travelers from all over the world. Nothing is better than the bond you share doing something you care about with new and different people.

Earn money

Supplement your income or build a business doing the things you love. Whether you’re an avid kayaker, shopper or painter, earn extra income putting your passions and skills to use.

Share your world

Enjoy the thrill of introducing a new place or experience to someone for the first time. Help shape how visitors experience and perceive your community and culture.

Gain notoriety

Our guides are regularly covered in local press and blogs, are featured as keynote speakers at events, and generate buzz around town for the unique experiences they offer.

Sheila shows visitors a fresh side of San Francisco

Become a guide | Sheila G.

After college, Sheila followed her love for food and travel and became a full-time chef at a villa in Southern Italy. She fell in love with the slow food movement and the beautiful Italian countryside, but after too many cuts and scrapes she had to give up cooking professionally. Sheila returned to San Francisco where keeps her passion alive through her farmer's market tour.

What every Guide gets:

Accept payments from anywhere in the world

Our platform allows you to accept credit card payments from anywhere in the world through our secure, PCI compliant, 128-bit SSL encryption payment system

Receive funds in your local currency

We provide secure direct deposit (ACH) payments directly to your local bank and in your local currency (available in most locations) within 24 hours from when you conduct your tour.

Flexible schedule

Your set your own schedule. Confirm or decline reservations according to your availability. Create single or repeating events, or keep it spontaneous.

Free marketing

Thousands of travelers come to Vayable every day looking for great experiences to book. We constantly feature Guides on our blog, social media and in the press.


Our platform allows you to easily list, modify and promote your experiences and message with customers anytime directly through the platform. Our dashboard helps you manage reservations and facilitates payments so you don't have to worry about it.

Vayable Toolbox

We provide all of our guides with marketing toolkits, training in best practices, exclusive community events and a growing list of online tools to help you build your Vayable business.


Become a guide | Jeffery O.
Jeffery O. (Queens, NY)
I've listed through other companies, and the difference is startling. Every one of my guide-website bookings have come through Vayable.
Become a guide | Sheila G.
Sheila G. (San Francisco, CA)
Vayable has been a great way for me to not only do what I love, but also meet wonderful people! It's a true joy to be a part of the creative and fun community Vayable is fostering for the adventurous spirit.
Become a guide | Johanna M.
Johanna M. (Paris, France)
I've been able to not only make money doing what I love, but finally afford new experiences for myself with the money I make on Vayable.