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Introducing our newest guidebooks.
The best ones yet.

Spend less time finding your feet and more time in the moment with the best Lonely Planet guides yet.

  • Great new maps
  • Easier to navigate
  • New planning section
  • Still comprehensive

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Multi-country guides

Multi-country guides

Multi-country guides are ideal for travellers who are looking for an adventure that spans a clutch of connected countries.

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Regional guides

Regional guides

Regional guides are perfect for people planning an in-depth trip into the diverse regions within a country. They're especially handy for families as they include extra information on travelling with kids.

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Country guides

Country guides

Get to grips with a whole country with these detailed guides, full of recommendations and practical information.

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Shoestring guides

Shoestring guides

The guides that started it all! They're the ultimate guides to budget travel, full of savvy recommendations to stretch your cash and your travels.

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Trips guides

Trips guides

For US travellers who want backyard getaways and international visitors who want road-trip itineraries.

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Discover guides

Discover guides

The full-colour, image-laden Discover guides get you straight to a country's highlights - perfect for travellers with limited time.

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City guides

City guides

If you really want to spend a bit of time in one city and get the most out of your stay, a city guide's your best bet - part history, part planning and filled with expert recommendations.

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Pocket guides

Pocket guides

The NEW Pocket guide series improves on the current Encounter guide series, and is ideal for travellers who want to hit the ground running. Perfect for 1-3 day stays or a cheeky weekender, the Pocket series is packed with on-the-go information about the top sights as well as local knowledge within a destination.

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Phrasebooks

Phrasebooks

Our phrasebooks are packed with the most useful words and phrases for travellers and a guide on how to pronounce them.

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Small Talk

Small Talk

These pocket language guides pack in the language essentials for quick city breaks and business travel, tailored to include those vital phrases to help you shop, work, order a meal or call a doctor.

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Fast Talk

Fast Talk

Pocket-sized language guides perfect for short trips to single destinations.

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Audio packs

Audio packs

Combining a written phrasebook with the audio CD means you can practice your pronunciation before you travel.

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Activity guides

Activity guides

Don't think about it - do it! We'll get you trekking, hiking, walking, cycling, diving, snorkelling, watching wildlife and exploring national parks, with expert advice and local recommendations.

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Guidebook packs

Guidebook packs

Good things come in themed packages. Bag yourself a bundle of related titles and save up to 30%!

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Pictorial & gifts

Pictorial & gifts

Get inspired and informed with our pictorials and travel reference releases, along with titles on healthy travel, travel photography, travel literature and more.

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Digital guides

Digital guides

Want the best travel info at your fingertips without having to carry the weight of a book? Our digital products are convenient, flexible and easy to use.

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Guide comparison

Size in mm

  • Region guide 197 x 128
  • Country guide 197 x 128
  • Discover guide 197 x 128
  • Shoestring 197 x 128
  • City guides 197 x 128
  • Pocket guides 153 x 106
  • Trips 197 x 128
  • Activity guides 197 x 128
  • Audio pack 150 x 150
  • Phrase - book 140 x 93
  • Small talk 145 x 80
  • Fast talk 128 x 92