Klook offers a travel and leisure booking platform. It focuses on selling travel experiences and packages in Southeast Asian tourist hotspots. It does ticketing for some of the main attractions in each city as well as provides unique offerings, like a supercar driving experience on Singapore's F1 track or a lesson in making kimchi in Seoul. The company was founded in 2014 and is based in Central, Hong Kong.
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The tour & activity booking platforms market offers compelling reasons for customer interest by providing a centralized platform for discovering, planning, and booking various tours and activities. These platforms often provide features such as detailed activity descriptions, availability calendars, secure payment options, and booking confirmations. They may also offer additional services like iti…
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CB Insights Intelligence Analysts have mentioned Klook in 2 CB Insights research briefs, most recently on Jun 8, 2023.
Expert Collections containing Klook
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Latest Klook News
Dec 7, 2023
SoftBank-Backed Klook Snags $210 Million in Travel Bounceback Facebook Expand Klook allows travelers to discover and book tours, local transportation and restaurants in more than 2,300 locations globally. Photographer: Billy H.C. Kwok/Bloomberg Bookmark Save Booking service Klook Travel Technology Ltd. raised $210 million in a funding round led by Bessemer Venture Partners , seeking to expand its footprint as travel recovers following the pandemic. Private equity firm BPEA EQT and SMIC SG Holdings participated, the Hong Kong-based startup said in a statement on Thursday. Existing investors including HongShan — formerly Sequoia China — also took part in the Series E+ round that consists of a mix of equity financing and bank facilities, bringing the total raised by the startup to more than $900 million.
Klook Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)
When was Klook founded?
Klook was founded in 2014.
Where is Klook's headquarters?
Klook's headquarters is located at Car Po Commercial Building Unit 1605, Central.
What is Klook's latest funding round?
Klook's latest funding round is Series E.
How much did Klook raise?
Klook raised a total of $721.19M.
Who are the investors of Klook?
Investors of Klook include Matrix Partners China, HongShan, Boyu Capital, SoftBank China Venture Capital, Aspex Management and 11 more.
Who are Klook's competitors?
Competitors of Klook include Culture Trip, Beyonk, GetYourGuide, KKday, Headout and 7 more.
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