Audio Guides Explore Destinations at Your Own Pace, Guided by an Expert

Your Expert Guide to the World's Hidden Stories

Context Travel audio guides redefine the art of exploration, seamlessly integrating cutting-edge GPS technology with captivating stories narrated by our team of seasoned experts, including local historians, archaeologists, and scholars. These audio guides are more than just tools; they are your passport to an adventure marked by flexibility and enriched with invaluable insights from our experts. Whether you're embarking on a journey to iconic global landmarks or driving through the scenic landscapes of the Irish countryside, Context Travel audio guides are meticulously designed to be your trusted companions, ensuring that wherever your wanderlust leads, a treasure trove of knowledge and captivating stories is just a play button away.

Available Audio Guides

We currently have audio guides available in London, Rome, and Paris. Sign up for our newsletter below to be notified of upcoming audio guide releases coming to Madrid, Vienna, NYC, Mexico City, Provence, Berlin, Munich and more.

Your Insider Secret Unlocking Centuries of History

Experience your destination like never before with our cutting-edge GPS-enabled audio guides. Let the captivating voice of one of our expert guides delight you with intriguing facts and stories as you pass by some of the world's most historical sites.

Easy to Use

Audio guide tours play automatically with GPS so you can focus on your surroundings while immersing yourself in culture.


Take the reins of your exploration, whether you're a seasoned traveler or a first-time visitor, and let the audio guide be your trusty companion.


Let the voice of one of our expert guides enchant you as they weave fascinating facts and intriguing stories at every stop along your journey.

Featured Audio Guide: Architecture of London Audio Guide

Trace London's development through its landmarks from the 17th Century to today

Explore the City of London's 2,000-year history with this captivating audio guide, narrated and led by Context expert Dr. Alan Montgomery. From ancient Roman traces to modern skyscrapers, witness renowned architect Christopher Wren's influence and discover contemporary architects' distinctive work. Uncover centuries of history, visit historic landmarks, and take in London's bustling city center on this hour-long journey.

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How Do Audio Guides Work?

Context Travel's Audio Guides are seamlessly integrated with the VoiceMap app, a cutting-edge GPS-enabled tool designed to guide you around your destination with ease. Narrated by a seasoned Context Travel expert, you can ensure a smooth and informative exploration of your chosen surroundings, complete with captivating tales from the past. With this dynamic combination, you gain the unparalleled freedom to explore at your own pace, initiating your audio tour whenever it suits you and concluding it at your convenience. The app employs your real-time location to seamlessly trigger audio playback and offers precise directions, allowing you to stow away your phone and fully engage with your environment. 

  • Works offline. After you download a tour, the audio will be available offline along with an offline map.
  • With GPS autoplay, you can focus on your surroundings. Put in your headphones, tap on Start, and let our experts guide you.
  • If you do wander off in the wrong direction, VoiceMap will play an audio alert, and you can follow the map on your screen to the next location.

Want to Know More About Our Audio Guides?

Here are a few questions we get asked...

How do I access the audio guide?
Once you complete your purchase, you will receive an email with a voucher code to stream the audio guide on the VoiceMap App. You can also access your past purchases anytime under My Orders. Please ensure you are logged into your account to open the listening page. 

Is closed captioning (i.e. subtitles) available?
Yes! All of our audio guides have the option to turn on closed captioning should you have difficulty hearing the expert.

How long does each audio guide last?
Our recorded audio guides typically run for about 75 minutes.

Can I start and stop listening to the audio guide? 
Yes, our software will allow you to pick up from where you left off if you need to pause.