Find the perfect match for your wanderlust

Which Guidebook is Right For Me?

Navigating the vast world of travel guides can be as exciting as planning the journey. Whether you need guidance for in-depth exploration, a deeper connection with the place you visit, or a compact powerhouse of essential information, there’s a Lonely Planet guidebook for you.

All you need to know


  • In-depth and extensive
  • Trip Duration: 2+ weeks

Definitive travel guidance with detailed insights, practical tips, and a wealth of information to help you explore your destination at a deeper level.

This collection of books is perfect for those who crave complete exploration of a destination. They will guide you to the top cultural and culinary excursions, reveal hidden gems, and uncover historical treasures.

For authentic & unique experiences


  • Immersive Experiences
  • Trip Duration: 1 - 2 weeks

The Lonely Planet Experience guidebooks are crafted for wanderers seeking immersive journeys.

These guides provide curated recommendations, honest reviews, and cultural insights to help ensure authentic encounters, unique activities, and cultural deep dives. They will help you go beyond the surface to truly experience the heartbeat of a place, making memories that last a lifetime.

Highlights and top experiences


  • Compact and portable
  • Trip Duration: 1 - 7 days

Your passport to spontaneous adventure, a Lonely Planet Pocket guide is a portable companion for on-the-go explorers.

These books are compact, concise, and packed with essential information, important insights, practical tips, and handy maps. They are perfect for nimble travelers with a taste for instant discovery, helping them with hassle-free discovery during quick trips.