How It Works

Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things you didn’t do than by the ones you did do.

Mark Twain

With TripHappy, you don’t have to worry about missing that once-in-a-lifetime experience. TripHappy compiles information from thousands of travelers to provide you with routes and recommendations you can trust. Think of it like getting travel advice from your best friends. They can tell you where to go, where to avoid, and how long to stay. Every itinerary, recommendation, or review on this site is from a traveler just like you.

TripHappy makes it easy and fun to plan amazing trips. Below are just a few ways TripHappy helps you maximize your time abroad.

Visualize Your Adventure

Map a trip with our free trip planner map

TripHappy makes it easy to create a map of your trip. Use the map to plan the most efficient route through your favorite destinations. Need to make a change? Simply drag-and-drop destinations to change the order of your itinerary.

Accelerate Your Research - Find Gems, Avoid Tourist Traps

TripHappy travel guides provide recommendations you can trust from other travelers

The best recommendations come from other travelers. With TripHappy, it's simple to find out what other travelers have to say about each destination in your itinerary. Quickly view a city's popularity rating and the suggested number of days you should stay. Read tips from other travelers so you can know what to do and what to avoid. Have a question? Easily message travelers who recently visited a destination to get unbiased answers now.

Get Directions to Anywhere, from Anywhere

Bus, Train, and Ferry transportation options for every country in the world

Need to get from Inner Mongolia to the Coast of California? No problem! TripHappy provides step-by-step directions between any two cities in the world. Get directions for each leg of your trip, along with estimated prices and travel times so you can choose the best option for you. TripHappy boasts the largest database of transportation options on the internet, with over 1,000,000 ferry, bus, train, and flight schedules to choose from.

Record Your Travels and Share with Friends

Create a personalized country or trip map

Record your adventures with your personalized travel profile. TripHappy automatically creates your own custom travel map with each of your trips and countries visited. Your profile also hosts your virtual passport, a memory of each country you've visited and a link to your trips so you can easily share with family and friends. Have a travel blog? Add it to your profile to share it with the TripHappy community.