Copenhagan-based Tryp.com have closed a seed round of an undisclosed figure north of €500,000, allowing it to scale and grow its travel planning platform. This funding brings Tryp.com to a €8.3 million valuation.
The investment was led by Jacob Gade, Jens Schumann, Ben Cavender, and Next Commerce Accelerator (NCA) - joining previous investors Vækstfonden, Frederik Siesbye Halsted, Jeppe Vestergaard Frandsen, Ali Marvi, and the Innovation Fund Denmark.
"We are thrilled to have secured this funding and grateful to our investors for believing in our vision to make travel more accessible and exciting for everyone," said André Sousa, co-founder and CEO of Tryp.com. "With this new capital, we are excited to scale our company and grow our platform to become the go-to destination for planning trips from anywhere to everywhere. This comes at a great time, because Tryp.com has been experiencing a huge growth, having reached more than 1 million users in the last 12 months, which proves the incredible potential of the platform."
Tryp.com's platform helps users plan trips by offering up affordable options from 'anywhere to everywhere' by simply imputing their available dates and a departure country.
"We want to thank all of our investors and supporters for helping us achieve this significant milestone. We are committed to using this funding to grow our team, enhance our technology, and expand our reach to enable more people to experience the joy of travel," said Inês Jorge, co-founder of Tryp.com and head of data.