All Cyprus
What are the basic qualifications for a guide?: 

Graduate of CTO School for Tourist Guides - (diploma)

How to hire a guide?: 

Cypriot Tourist Guides may be booked by contacting either individual Guides or the Cyprus Tourist Guides Association

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

The Cyprus Tourism Organisation
Every two years

Who is responsible for certification?: 

The Cyprus Tourism Organisation

Training by Whom? Theory & Practice.: 

Cyprus Tourism OrganisationCTO School.
CTO in cooperation with the University Of Cyprus .Practical Training by WFTGA Trainer.

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?: 

Fees are a matter of negotiation between the tourist guide and the client, based on the clients requirements,duration.

Problems faced by guides at this location: 

Illegal Guiding - Late Payments - No Social Security

Entry prepared by: 
Cyprus Tourist Guide Association
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: 06/02/14

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