Upper Austria
What are the basic qualifications for a guide?: 


How to hire a guide?: 

Yes. Upper Austrian Chamber of Commerce & Federal State of Austria

Is licensing for Guides required? How is it obtained? How often must it be renewed?: 

Upper Austrian Chamber

Training by Whom? Theory & Practice.: 

Education Institutie of the Upper Austrian Chamber
400 hours

Approximate fees in Euro or local currency: Full Day: 
250 €
Approximate fees in Euro or local currency: Half Day: 
180 €
Fees decided by tourism authority, association, or guide?: 

69 € per year

Entry prepared by: 
Chamber of Upper Austria
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Updated on: 01/27/17

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