Why to Join TGFI?


• One strong voice for thousands of guides nationwide
• Prestige and kudos accrued through formal links with the TGFI and its members
• Industry information and representation of Members’ interests nationwide
• Contact with the tourism industry at international level
• Raising Awareness of qualified professional tourist guides
• Promotion of qualified tourist guides at trade fairs and meetings nationwide
• Networking opportunities and the exchange of tourist guiding experiences
• Shared information on new trends in tourism, training and legal issues
• Use of the TGFI logo in accordance with TGFI specified guidelines
• Listing on a database of tourist guides and associated organizations
• Training courses for tourist guides led by trained tourist guide Trainers on professional guiding skills and industry
• Advocacy and support by the TGFI Executive Body, if requested
• Support and ideas in the fight against unqualified guiding
• Support for sustainable tourism, with an emphasis on the work and potential of qualified professional tourist guides