What are the basic qualifications for a guide?: 

Minimum of 10 Tours with an Established company.

Training by Whom? Theory & Practice.: 

Depends, a month or two.
By College, Experienced guides.

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

Guide Assn. / Each Guide negotiates own fees.

Problems faced by guides at this location: 

Foreign Tour leaders, late payments, low fees, no social security.

Entry prepared by: 
Canadian Tourist Guide Association of Toronto
Disclaimer: This entry is not intended to be a comprehensive guide. Neither the WFTGA nor the Member Association is responsible for any errors, omissions or opinions expressed by the contributing author.
Updated on: 03/12/14

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