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Guide Fee w.e.f. lts October 2017 to 30 September 2019
Posted on: 14 November 2017 12:47:05   

Agreement between indian Association of tour Operators & Tourists Guide Federation of India 
Guide Fee w.e.f. l't October 2017 to 30 September 2019



Particulars Fee
1. GUIDE FEE 
1-5 Persons
a) HalfDay 
b) Full Day


1600
2000
6 - 14 Persons 
a) HalfDay 
b) Full Day


2000
2600
15- 40 Persons 
a) HalfDay 
b) Full Dav


2650
3450
From 4lPax onward in a group, services of two guides should be used or only half day extra guide fee to be paid
LANGUAGE ALLOWANCE I . 
14 PERSONS 
a) HalfDay
b) Full Day 

15 PERSONS ONWARDS 
a) HalfDay 
b) Full Day )


600
800


650
1000
3 OUTSTATION EXCURSION ALLOWAIICE (Applicable only when the minimum distance covered is beyond kms. Per day and involves no ovemight stay 1300
4. OUTSTATIONALLOWANCE
i. For outstation guiding, escorting, accompanying irrespective of size per night, when a travel agent/tour operator/excursion . agent does not provide hotel accommodation and meals
ii. For outstation guiding, escorting, accompanying of groups irrespective of size per night, when a travel agent/tour operator/excursion agent provide hotel accommodation and meals and bear such expenses
iii. When on escorting assignment, if the duty exceeds 12 continuous hours additional allowance to be paid
3500

1200

1000
5. CONYEYANCE ALLOWANCE 
i. To report for assignment in metro cities (covering Delhi, Mumbai, Kolkata, Chennai before 0730 hours or finishing after 2030 hours 
ii. Other Cities
550

230
6. EXTGRA ALLOWANCE * For Delhi, eangaloreJvlumbai, Kolkata and chennai sightseeing whether Half day of Full Day. In Jaipur for the hotels which are beyond Amber Fort and beyond Jhalana and Gopalpur bypass. In case of Delhi irrespective of reporting at Noida or Gurgaon hotels. In Mumbai irrespective of city or Suburb hotels. It is mandatory for the guide to report at the hotel. However, in case on the request of the guide if guide reports at arty fnonuments instead of the hotel, then this conveyance charges would not be applicable. This amount be included by the Guide while raising invoice and payable once aday. This extra allowance will be applicable from 01 Januarv 2016. 270
7. CONVEYANCE ALLOWANCE - to report or to return Fatehpur Sikri and Sikandra- Ex Agra, But to be paid only once either for soins or for coming 180
8. AII other allowance like lunch, overtime, transport@ will be covered in the above fees
9. The followins excursions would be paid as full day
i. Elephanta caves excursion 
ii. Excursion to Fatehpur Sikri 
iii. Excursion to Bharatpur 
iv. Excursion to Fatehpur Sikri and Bharatpur 
v. Excursion to Mahabalipuram, Kanchipuram from Chennai 
vi. Excursion from Trivandrum to Kanyakumari 
vii. Excursion to Daultabad (or) Ellora
 

10. For the following excursion tours (vice-a-versa), which exceed
8 hours, an extra allowance would be paid in addition to all the
above fee and allowances.
i. Hyderabad - Warrangal - Palampet and back
ii. Chennai- Kanchipuram - Mahabalipurm and back 
iii. Chennai - Tirupathy/Thirumala and back
iv. Chennai - Pondicherry and back 
v. Chennai - Gingy fort and back
vi. Madurai - Tanjore - Trichy drop and back 
vii. Trivandrum - Kanyakumari and back 
viii. Kochi - Alleppey - Kottayam and back
ix. Bangalore - Mysore, Brindavan Garden and back 
x. Bangalore - Belur- Halebid and back 
xi. Mumbai - Karla, Bhaja, Bedsa and back 
xii. Aurangabad - Ajantha Caves and Ellora 
xiii. Kokota to Shantiniketan and back 
xiv. Kolkota to Bishnupur and back and Kumbhalgarh - Ex Udaipur
xvi. Same Day Trip to Agra (Delhi-A$a-Dethi)
xvii. Chennai City Sightseeing * Kanchipuram 
viii. Chennai City Sightseeing + Mahaballipuram 
xix. Jaipur - Ajmer - Pushkar xx. Varanasi - Kushinagar - Varanasi 
xxi. Varanasi - Bodh Gaya - Varanasi

730
11. Wherever language or outstation or overnight allowance are apploicable the same will be over and above the guide fee that would be applicable
12. suitable imprest amount may be given to the guides before the commencement of their assignment with the mutual understanding in case of
outstation trips involving minimum one overnight
13. Usase of Guides and fee structure shall be as per the laid down policies of Ministry of Tourism, Govt. of India
14 Followine Tours in Mumbai would be co+sidered as full day
i. Heritage Walks in the Fort Enclave ii. Visit to Banganga, Khotachiwadi iii. City tours starting from hotels situated in the suburbs. iv. Local sightseeing tours that exceed beyond 8 hours, the extra hours
should be calculated as a halfday tour. v. Bhuleshwar and Mumbadevi
15. Special allowance for Aarti on Ghats in Banaras
i. Morning River Tour Allowance (No other conveyance charges will be payable)
ii. Evening Aarti (no other conveyance charges wiil be payable)

270 
370
16.The fee and allowance agreed above between IATO and TGFI are to be paid in full and are not negotiable. There will be no extra charges in addition to the above for escorting groups.



Pranab Sarkar
President
Indian Association of Tour Operators

Narender Singh Rathor
President
Tourist Guides Federation of India

Date: 7th November2017

 

 

Note : See Attached official Pdf



Regarding the renewal of the licenses (Northern Region).
Posted on: 30 October 2017 14:14:41   
Dear Colleagues, 
 
Greetings from GATGA Delhi !! 
 
Please find below communication from India Tourism Office regarding the renewal of the licenses (Northern Region).
 
Kindly contact the India Tourism Office with 2 Passport size photograph and original license.
 
With regards, 
 
Arun Dixit 
General Secretary GATGA Delhi 
 
Government Approved Tourist Guide Association
 
BHARDWAJ FARM
Khasra No. 342, Vasant Kunj Road
near Chhatarpur Metro Station
New Delhi - 110070
Phone: 011 - 6528 8227
Website: www.gatga.org
Email: gatgadel@gmail.co


Renewal of Regional Level Guide Licenses
Posted on: 30 October 2017 14:12:39   
The President,
GATGA Delhi 
 
Subject:  Renewal of Regional Level Guide Licenses
 
Sir, 
 
This has reference to the renewal of Regional Level Guide licenses. In this regard, I am directed to inform you that valid Regional Level Guide Licenses will be renewed w.e.f 27/10/2017.
 
Therefore you are requested to kindly inform the respective guides to get their guide licenses renewed by submitting their original licenses along with two photographs. 
 
Thanking You,
 
Yours Sincerely, 
 
Monisha Satoeya
 
Assistant Director (Guide)
Indiatourism Delhi
Ministry of Tourism, Govt. of India


Renewal of the OUR LICENSES which are going to expire in November 2017
Posted on: 27 October 2017 10:04:44   
Dear Colleagues,
 
Season's greetings!!
 
Please be informed that a delegation led by Mr Vipin Bhardwaj (President GATGA, Delhi) and Ms Anita Bembay (Vice President GATGA, Delhi) met the officials of Ministry of Tourism at Hutment and Janpath in the matter of renewal of the OUR LICENSES which are going to expire in November 2017.
 
As we all know that Government of India is celebrating PARYATAN Divas on very large scale and most of the officials are busy in the preparation of Paryatan Divas. Our Regional Director Mr Sadana is on sick leave and acting Regional Director is Mr Burman. As per information from officials we will be given TEMPORARY LICENSES and the process may start in the last week of October 2017. 
 
To get a Temporary Licenses all we need is to deposit our ORIGINAL LICENSES and fill a form with 2 passport size photograph.
 
We will also request the member of GATGA to display the licenses while discharging duty and "SAY with PRIDE I am a GUIDE".
 
With regards
 
Arun Dixit
General Secretary

Government Approved Tourist Guide Association

BHARDWAJ FARM

Khasra no. 342, Vasant Kunj Road, Near Chhattarpur Metro Station

New Delhi - 110070

Phone: 011 - 6528 8227

Website: www.gatga.org

Email: gatgadel@gmail.com



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