Taking virtual experiences to the next stage, we have revamped our digital platform customized for different target groups and interests. Created for people by people, our customer-centric virtual tours are ideal for corporate team building and bonding, virtual events and senior groups. Whether it’s exploring hidden gems, learning about new cultures and skills, or revisiting previous experiences, our tours offer inspiring and inclusive experiences by qualified local tour guides around the world. You will also notice the new look of Beeyonder! As we continue to add more tours, we will also bring the excitement of travel, the beauty of new destinations and, of course, people connections to our site and beyond.
At the heart of Beeyonder remains its concierge-style customer service and inspiring, qualified local guides who open up their world to you. With live interactive tours spanning visits to bustling local markets to UNESCO heritage sites and immersive historical presentations, Beeyonder allows everyone the opportunity to inclusively explore the world and be kind to the planet at the same time.
With Beeyonder, a new experience is only a few clicks away and the options are limitless. A place to share thoughts, gain new experiences and have a laugh, you’ll climb the hills of Mt Fuji in Japan in the morning and visit the castles of Ireland by the end of the day, and along the way meet inspiring and like-minded people who will open up your world.
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53 million Americans are providing unpaid care for relatives and friends – Source: AARP
Benefit: Caregiver burnout is real. Gift them a virtual getaway that they can schedule at their own time as a way to say thank you or as a convenient avenue to practice regular self-care.
In the US, 74.6 million people have some type of physical disability – Source: Monsido
Benefit: Having easy access to immersive travel experiences hosted by experienced tour guides allows those with a physical disability to continue traveling and discovering the world. Beeyonder’s tours can also be used as a pre-trip research tool to allow travelers to get a “lay of the land” and ask an expert questions about a specific experience or area of interest.
36% of caregiver households have a net income of less than $50,000 – Source: AARP
Benefit: Taking a vacation can be expensive, especially now with the rising cost of hotel rooms and air flights. A virtual travel experience easily accessible on a mobile phone, tablet or computer allows one to explore a new destination for a fraction of the cost, and as it’s hosted by an expert local guide, guests are likely to get local insights and insider tips to learn more about a destination or area of interest.
Many UNESCO Heritage Sites Aren’t Handicapped Accessible. – Source: Wheelchair Travel
Benefit: Gaining access to Hoi An and the Luxor Temples assumes a certain level of mobility and physical fitness. There’s also the issue of cost and time away from home and work to be factored in. Given the option of a quality, immersive interactive tour, the experience can be as good, if not better than one taking place in person.
Caregivers feel physical, emotional, and financial strain, with 2 in 10 caregivers reporting feeling alone. – Source: Caregiving.Org
Benefit: Gifting a caregiver an online travel experience they can attend on their own or together with friends and family is a lovely way for them to create bonds and memories with their close ones. It allows easy access to a regular social event to look forward to without having to coordinate backup care and can be incorporated into the daily caregiving routine as Beeyonder’s experiences span historical presentations, cooking lessons, walking tours, and tours to religious sites.
Travel today is no longer limited to in-person experiences, thanks to technology and devices, there are numerous immersive ways to virtually discover new destinations. Our platform of digital experiences covers a wide range of interests and countries, providing everyone – from people with disabilities, caregivers who can’t get away, or individuals who are less mobile or not of age to travel independently – a chance to explore dream destinations without having to pack a suitcase or use their passport. Additionally, as top-rated expert local guides host them, these online, interactive encounters go into greater detail and background than the average visitor who visits for the first time, on a budget or a limited schedule. This month, join us for a first-hand experience of some unique destinations.
Hike Machu Picchu Without The Hassles
Planning an in-person trip to see this symbol of the Inca Empire on the eastern slopes of the Andes Mountains comes with a few challenges. Not only are tickets hard to come by but the weather can be unpredictable and depending on the trail of interest, there are limited permits issued daily. For sustainably-minded travelers, the question of visiting an already over touristed destination also poses a quandary. We offer a private experience conducted in English or Spanish that will take you on a virtual tour broadcasted live from the highest viewpoint so you can drink in the beauty of its advanced architecture terraces with its giant rock walls and ramps at leisure, and without any altitude sickness.
Visit the Great Pyramids & Ride a Camel in an Afternoon
Built over 5,000 years ago, the Pyramids of Giza are truly a marvel of human ingenuity and imagination. The only Wonder of the World to remain largely intact, it’s a sight not to be missed. Unfortunately, making a trip to Egypt just to see the Pyramids of Giza is an extravagance. A country that warrants at least two weeks on the ground, for many, this is an experience that’ll be hard to juggle alongside work and family commitments. Our sightseeing tour however offers the chance to ride through the stark desert around the Giza plateau on a camel and observe the pyramids up close. Hosted by a local expert guide who will talk about the time it was built and the pharaohs who commissioned them, you’ll also have the opportunity to look at the great sphinx, all of this on the back of a camel!
Join Venice Locals On a Stroll Without Dealing With Crowds
The city of Venice is a bucketlist favorite of travelers for its charming, cobbled streets and footbridges. In a bid to conserve the city, daytrippers will now have to make reservations and pay a fee to visit the historic lagoon city. Skip these logistics and help preserve Venice by joining our virtual walking discovery tour across the Rialto Bridge. On this one-hour tour, you’ll explore the neighborhood of Rialto, once the banking center of Venice, and the inspiration for Shakespeare's 'The Merchant of Venice'. Our guide will bring you to a bustling fish market and watch residents going about their day, and as the tour is offered between 6am-9pm (Venice time) you can opt to start the tour right before sunset so you’ll see the city bathed in a warm golden glow.
Ever wanted to go on an adventure, but never got around to actually doing it? Sometimes it's just not possible to travel far from home. You might not have enough vacation days or you’re saving up for other expenses. Even if you can't get away, access to a travel escapade is still possible with our platform of on-demand digital experiences. Led by local expert guides they’ll bring you on fascinating trips to explore destinations you’ve always wanted to visit. Here are a few tours perfect for travel enthusiasts to enjoy from anywhere!
Walking Tour of Arenal Volcano National Park
With an almost perfect conical shape and a crater about 1,700 feet wide and 2,000 feet deep, Arenal Volcano is one of the most active volcanoes in the world. Our walking tour experience takes you on trails formed out of lava through a beautiful rainforest as you learn about the history of the volcano, geology, and ecology of the area.
Ride In A Hot Air Balloon Over Luxor
Take to the skies and admire the ancient city of Luxor, once the site of ancient Thebes, from a hot air balloon. An immersive, interactive experience where you’ll watch the inflation set-up where bright gusts of air are thrust into the canopies of the hot-air balloon before you ride along on a sunset tour over the majestic Theban mountains.
In the heart of the Iguazu Falls
Straddling Brazil and Argentina, be wow-ed by the impressive Iguazu Falls by joining our interactive live-streaming tour. Your guide will get wet for you, and take you to the footbridges to go as close as possible to the falls so you can experience this New Wonder of the World as if you were there in person.
Taking a vacation doesn’t have to be a once-a-year event, it can take place anytime you wish. Travel should be experienced at leisure and our wealth of virtual vacation experiences offers accessible digital opportunities to explore the world from the comfort of your laptop or mobile phone, allowing you to experience a world of destinations you’ve always dreamed about traveling to.
FOR CORPORATE ACTIVITIES
Is part of a company’s Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (DEI) initiatives, consider planning team bonding activities that pair sustainable digital travel with a cultural and historical angle. Our robust platform of online experiences (from cooking classes and coffee farm tours to historical and religious presentations) can be enjoyed by team members from anywhere around the world, so everyone can select a tour or subject they’re interested in.
The Temple Mount in Jerusalem - The Holiest Place on Earth
“We hosted about 20 colleagues on a virtual walking tour of Jerusalem as part of our diversity & inclusion initiatives. It was a great opportunity for our team to learn more about the roots of Christianity, Judaism, and Islam. Our guide was enthusiastic and knowledgeable, and he made an effort to interact with several locals during the tour to give us a real flavor of the region. It was a unique and enjoyable team-building activity and it received rave reviews from our employees!” - Brown & Brown Absence Services Group
FOR SENIOR SOCIALS
Walking tours are some of the best ways to explore a country and immerse yourself in the sights and sounds of a new destination. Our experiences are curated according to interest or type of experience, for instance, our “Live From The Street” unlocks a wealth of online walking tours from Auckland to Beijing, Venice, and Cape Town. Hosted by expert guides who know the ins and outs of their city, they’ll be more than happy to share their favorite spots and stories.
Live Virtual Walking Tour of Singapore's City Center
“My group took its first trip with Edwin, from Singapore as our guide. It was a small group and we got to ask him many questions which he answered to our satisfaction. Edwin was funny, he repeated himself to be sure we understood what he was saying. We are all looking forward to future trips!” - Alford COA
FOR SENIOR GROUPS
Thanks to Beeyonder’s diverse online experiences, travel can take place anytime, anywhere, and in a group setting. Our Passport Club curates more than 350 tours across 50 countries featuring exotic locations like Siem Reap, Egypt, Croatia, and Argentina. Join other travel-loving individuals for a session of wanderlust exploring new and amazing destinations together.
Discovering Ushuaia, the Southernmost City in the World
“Barbara was extraordinary! She really went the extra distance to make the tour enjoyable and fascinating for me and my friends. It’s the second tour I’ve done with her and I look forward to going on another. I highly recommend her and her tours!” - Mike
Passport Club membership costs $60 per month for a group of up to 50 people. Available as well as a 3, 6, 9 month, and annual membership. Tour schedules are available three months in advance and take place on Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays.
Not sure which experience to book? Drop us a line or buy a gift card that can be used at leisure.
With longer days, warm sunshine, blue skies, and a general laid back vibe, summertime is one of the seasons to take a trip somewhere, be it in person or via a digital experience. This month, treat yourself to a virtual vacation day and head off to a dream destination without the hassles of bringing a passport, dealing with flight delays, and navigating crowded spaces.
Image of: River Nile in Egypt, Africa
Picture yourself Sailing The River Nile by motorboat at sunset as you drink in the view of the East and West Banks of the world’s longest river. A bucket list experience that no longer needs a travel buddy to embark on, keep your eyes peeled for a sighting of a hippopotamus or spotted-neck otter that inhabit the Nile basin while your guide explains more about Egypt’s food, culture, and people.
A virtual travel experience doesn’t have to be a solo adventure. As we start to return to the office, a corporate bonding day focused on doing something fun as a team altogether is the perfect ice-breaker to re-introduce everyone to each other and create some memorable experiences for all to share, regardless of location, age, or accessibility.
Image of: Trevi Fountain in Rome, Italy
One summer hotspot that can be revisited over and over again is Rome. A city that’s best explored via walking, sign everyone up for The Highlights of Rome - Live Virtual Experience. Embark on a stroll through this picturesque city from the Spanish Steps to the Trevi Fountain wandering through the famous Piazza de Spagna as seen in the movies. Your private tour guide will pepper the time with nuggets of information that only locals know about, with historic photographs and videos to give historical context to Rome's incredible and turbulent past.
Image of: Šibenik, Croatia
Shared live experiences are also a wonderful way to form deep bonds with the most important people in your life. Immersive digital tours like A Walk Through Šibenik, Croatia give multi-generational families an easy, uncomplicated opportunity to explore a new destination together. There’s no juggling of work and school schedules to take into consideration, and all of the fun to be experienced as you gather in person or online to explore the oldest native Croatian city on the Adriatic.
Travel is a great way to expand your world and your global view by learning more about different cultures and people, their practices, history, and heritage. And thanks to technology, it doesn’t exclusively need to take place in person. Our digital experiences are your passport to the world offering a platform of accessible opportunities to travel from anywhere to destinations you’ve always dreamed about.
Summer is one of the best times to travel, so this month, get a taste of summer travel with our digital passport to some of the most beautiful destinations around the world. From historic old towns, warm sandy beaches, and charming fishing villages, our travel from home options offer equal access for all. Led by qualified local guides whose wealth of knowledge means you’ll get an insider’s view of your destination of choice, our live and interactive virtual travel experiences allow anyone to socially connect to a dream destination at their convenience. A sustainable travel option that’s accessible for all ages, here are some of our favorite summer-inspired experiences that we hope you’ll enjoy.
Visit Copacabana Beach in Brazil
Rio de Janeiro is one of the world’s most famous and spectacular cities and top on the must-visit list is the white-sand Copacabana Beach, known as “The Queen of the Beaches”. Divided into three sections: Copacabana, Leme, and Leblon, the iconic Sugar Loaf mountain can be seen from many points of the beach and our guide will clue you in on what Copacabana means, the first settlers who came there, and how the area has changed geographically and culture wise over the years.
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Soak Up the Charms of Palma, Mallorca
The Balearic Islands is a summer hotspot and its capital, Palma, is a beautiful historic city worth exploring. Founded by the Romans over 2,000 years ago, it has more galleries per capita than any other city in Spain with the rather unique circular Bellver Castle perched on a hill. Explore the charming streets and squares on a walk around the old town that will take you for a scenic stroll through the city center bypassing sights like the Consolat de Mar (Consulate of the Sea), la Llotja a beautiful old Gothic market building, the Palma Cathedral and Palacio de la Almudaina. Your guide will also talk about the stylish and unique Mallorquin patios and the aristocratic way of life in Mallorca.
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Explore Cascais, a Portuguese Fishing Village
Thanks to its rich traditional cuisine, lively locals, and temperate year-round climate, Portugal has become a popular year-round destination. Away from the hustle and bustle of Lisbon lies Cascais, a charming fishing town stretching along the Atlantic coast between Estoril and Oeiras. Known for its cobbled streets, lavish villas, and beautiful coastline, it was once a summer escape for Portuguese royalty. Join our tour of the town, exploring its narrow streets and squares sporting traditional Portuguese decorated sidewalks. We’ll go past the palace of Condes Castro Guimarães built in 1900 and set in a small cove by the sea, continuing on to the unique House of Santa Maria, the lighthouse and a 17th-century fortress that once was key for the defense of the coast of this former fishermen's town
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Mother's Day is just around the corner. A special day for mother figures to celebrate their special bond with those they hold close and dear, to make this year’s celebration more memorable, organize a virtual tour to a place she’s always dreamed of traveling to. She'll get the best of both worlds: to experience an unforgettable live experience, all while doing so from the comfort of her home. From vineyards and city tours to adventures sailing the River Nile or scaling Machu Picchu, we are your digital passport to the world offering tours and experiences that cater to every personality and interest.
Scenic Tours Mom Will Love
She loves to go on long walks and dabbles in a little photography, she snaps scenic memories to draw and paint when she’s home and treasures all her travel memories. Our selection of scenic tours offers her a chance to be fully immersed in travel experiences like strolling along Venice’s Rialto Bridge, sailing down the River Nile, or joining a sunrise tour of Auckland’s scenic Waitemata harbor and Viaduct Harbour, watching the bustling city center come to life as the sun rises.
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Virtual Tours for the Foodie Mom
For the mother who holds a passion for learning more about global cuisine and exotic ingredients, our food and beverage experiences will expand her culinary repertoire. Follow along as expert chefs explain the nuances of Tuscan olive oil, make Turkish home specialties and gourmet Argentinian cuisine live on camera. Our guides will host an interactive session showcasing a working coffee farm in Costa Rica and delve into the Malbec winemaking process, from plant to bottle, on a walking tour of a traditional, working vineyard located in Lujan de Cuyo, the heart of Mendoza wine country.
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Virtual Tours for the Adventurous Mom
She never says no to a hike or a mountain bike ride through the forest and she has nurtured a lifelong love and appreciation for the great outdoors. She finds peace and joy being amongst majestic mountains and stark desert landscapes. Treat her to an outdoor-indoor adventure with walking tours that explore Boliva’s unique Moon Valley or Costa Rica’s Arenal Volcano where the trails are formed out of lava. Take her to see the Iguazu Falls in all its splendor and make good on that promise to finally hike the Canadian Rockies with this immersive Banff experience where an expert local guide brings you through Canada's most famous national park nestled in over 6,000 square kilometers of majestic wilderness.
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Virtual Tours with other Moms
The social glue of the family, she’s the first to volunteer for PTA and lead the neighborhood bake sale. She knows all your friends (and their Mom’s) names and has standing coffee/brunch dates with her own girls. Indulge her outgoing nature with these interactive tours to far-off destinations like South Africa’s Bo-Kaap neighborhood and Egypt’s Luxor Temple. Satisfy her love of history with a tour of Croatia’s Sibenik, the oldest native Croatian city on the Adriatic with charming winding streets and Saint James’ cathedral (the first renaissance building outside of Italy). It was also the first city in the world to receive public lighting on alternating electricity in 1895.
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Not sure which experience Mom would love? Why not buy her a gift card so she can use it at her leisure to travel to a fascinating place she has never been before!
Who doesn’t dream of spending some time embracing the joys of a simpler life in Costa Rica, or as the Ticos say: “La Pura Vida”. Located on the cusp of Central and South America, Costa Rica may be a short three hours flight from Florida, but feels a world away with its abundant beaches - the country has 11 times more marine territory than land - and verdant, Jurassic forest like national parks and wealth of tropical bird species and exotic wildlife. This month, join in on live, interactive tours showing off the best of this Latin American country without losing any of your creature comforts.
Enjoy the Wildlife and Nature of Cahuita National Park
National parks are everywhere in Costa Rica - there are over 30 of them - and each consists of lush primary virgin rainforests and an abundance of unique floral and fauna. The raw beauty of Cahuita National Park located on the southern Costa Rican Caribbean coast though is exceptional. The park was created in 1970 to protect its coral reefs and our guide will bring you on a jungle trek that weaves through some of the most pristine Caribbean beaches. Along the way, you may spot some two and three toed-sloths, colorful snakes, or even a restless group of monkeys and monitor lizards playing about. It’s a treat for the senses.
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Visit Manuel Antonio National Park
Howler monkeys, furry-tailed squirrels, mischievous raccoons, and sun-baking sloths, you’ll likely see them all on this live interactive tour of the jewel of Costa Rica. Located off Costa Rica’s central Pacific coast, Manuel Antonio National Park may be the smallest national park in the country but it’s packed with white sand beaches, lush tropical forests, and beautiful coral reefs. Join our guide as he takes you through a rainforest walk till a pristine beach is reached where you can sit back and soak in the gorgeous scenery.
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Trek Through Arenal Volcano National Park
One of the most visited attractions in Costa Rica, the famous Arenal Volcano is home to the Instagrammable Lake Arenal and La Fortuna Waterfall. One of the few active volcanos in the world where you can still walk on trails formed out of lava, it covers 290 square miles and is a rich conservation area with eight of Costa Rica's 12 life zones and over 850 species of birds found there. Our guide will explain more about the history of the volcano, geology, and ecology of the area - and as always, in Costa Rica, expect to spot a few animals along the way! If you’re lucky, you might even spot puffs of steam from the volcano and hear a few deep rumbles.
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Explore Downtown San Jose
A world away from the San Jose you might be familiar with, the capital of Costa Rica is a vibrant Latin American city packed with art galleries, parks, museums, and historical buildings with pockets of beautiful greenery like La Sabana Park and San Gerardo de Dota looking out to the Cordillera de Talamanca mountain range. Join in a walk through the city and observe how Costa Ricans (Ticos) go about their daily business and learn about the medicinal plants that have been used for centuries in Costa Rica.
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Walk Through A Costa Rican Coffee Farm
Here’s a fun fact: Did you know that a law was passed in Costa Rica in 1989 prohibiting the planting of low-quality beans. The only country in the world where it’s illegal to produce any type of coffee other than 100% Arabica, Costa Rican coffee is widely regarded as the best coffee in the world. Naturally blessed with ideal soil and climate for coffee beans to grow in abundance, our guide will bring you on a tour of a local coffee farm to learn all about coffee, the plant, the history, the production, even the chemistry of caffeine, and the preparation of a delicious cup of coffee in the old fashion way using a unique brewer called a chorreador, or coffee sock.
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February may be the month we celebrate the Hallmark holiday of Valentine’s Day but there’s no reason you can’t plan something special all year round with these interactive, virtual experiences. Whether you’re looking to spice up your regular date night, out of ideas for a fun way to connect with someone you’ve just met, or organizing a virtual get to know your friends and family meeting, these virtual experiences will provide all the necessary spark, fun and romance.
Explore Amsterdam on a Bike
Now that you’ve done the dinners and weekday drinks, it’s time to test the waters if your romantic interest could be a potential traveling partner. Stoke his or her travel lust by exploring a new city together virtually. Hop along on a walking tour bike ride with That Dam Guide who’ll explore Amsterdam’s winding cobbled stone streets as you take in the sights of crisscrossing canals, historic houses, and picturesque bridges that dot the city center.
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Gawk at Bolivia’s Salt Flats Together
Bucket-list trips may have taken a backseat the past couple of years but that doesn’t mean you can’t surprise your love with an adventure. Follow our guide and explore "El Salar de Uyuni" the largest salt flat in the world located in the southwest of Bolivia. He’ll give you a tour of this unique semi-desert and volcanic region pointing out the rock formations, volcanic wells, and spectacular geysers that make this landscape truly one of a kind. Depending on your visit, expect to see the intense blue of the sky contrasted with the brilliant white of the salt crust, or on cloudy days, experience the “White-out” effect where the horizon is blurred until it disappears into the salt flat.
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Shake up some Cocktails in Hoi An
If you’ve missed going on random cocktail bar crawls while traveling, sign up for this storytelling/cocktail class experience hosted live in Hoi An. Enjoy a fun, interactive session where you’ll shake, mix and stir through a menu of vodka or rum-based tipples curated by professional mixologists and bartenders. All the while the host will regale you with stories from Hoi An and share evocative images of this historic trading port known for its wooden Chinese shophouses and colorful French colonial buildings.
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Cook Some Turkish Food Together
Some of the best bonding moments happen over food - after all, this might be the person you’ll be having dinner with for the rest of your life. Forge a deeper connection by learning how to cook a meal together. This live, interactive class will teach you both how to make some traditional Turkish dishes like Imam Bayildi (stuffed aubergines), Cacik (cucumber yogurt salad), and Halva (a traditional sweet pudding made with toasted flour and browned butter). End the class with the host on her terrace overlooking the quaint village of Sirince, located 12 km from the ancient city of Ephesus.
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Join A Japanese Happy Hour
Instead of popping out for a sushi/ramen date, why not treat your date to an online cocktail happy hour experience live from Japan. Aside from learning how to create two Japanese-style cocktails, you’ll pick up some professional bar basics and get to quiz the host on anything cocktail or Japan-related in terms of culture, travel, or food. As a bonus they’ll also dish on their best-kept Tokyo tips and tricks, so you won’t be lost in translation when you next visit that buzzing metropolis.
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