What are the basic qualifications for a guide?: 

No specific qualifications

How to hire a guide?: 

Contact the tourist guides association on

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

 Estonia is a non-regulated country

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.

Problems faced by guides at this location: 

Foreign Tour Guides, Low Fees/Remuneration, No Social Security, Too Many Guides, Lack of Mutual Co-Operation

More Information: 

There are approximately 180 tourist guides in membership of the association.

Entry prepared by: 
Tallinn Guide Association
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Updated on: 04/11/18

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