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Guide fees as per DOT (Department of Tourism) for tourist guide in Varanasi and nearby tourist places

Agreement between Indian Association of Tour Operators
&
Tourists Guide Federation of India
Guide Fee w.e.f. 01 October 2017 to 30 September 2019
Particulars Fee from
01 October
2016 to
30 Sept 2017
Fee from
01 October
2017 to
30 Sept 2019
  I.GUIDE FEE
      1-5 Persons
           a) HalfDay
           b) Full Dav

 

1368
1734

 

1600
2000

      6 - 14 Persons
           a) HalfDay
           b) Full Dav
1734
2236
2000
2600
      15- 40 Persons
          a) HalfDay
          b) Full Dav
2300
3012
2650
3450
   From 41 Pax onward in a group, services of two guides should
   be used or only half day extra guide fee to be paid

  2. LANGUAGE ALLOWANCE

      I.14 PERSONS
         a) HalfDay
         b) Full Day

      15 PERSONS ONWARDS
         a) HalfDay
         b) Full Dav

 

547
730

 

600
800

592
913
650
1000
  3 OUTSTATION EXCURSION ALLOWAIICE
    (Applicable only when the minimum distance covered is beyond
     100 kms. Per day and involves no overnight stay 
1187  1300 

  4. OUTSTATION ALLOWANCE
    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

3286  3500  
1095   1200  
913  1000  

   5. CONVEYANCE ALLOWANCE
     i. To report for assignment in metro cities (covering Delhi,
        Mumbai, Kolkat4 Chennai before 0730 hours or finishing
        after2030 hours


     ii. Other Cities

547  550  
228  230  
  6. All other allowance like lunch, overtime, transport etc. will
      not be payable and will be covered in the above fees
 

  7. 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. Varanasi - Kushinagar - Varanasi
     ii. Varanasi - Bodh Gaya - Varanasi

730 730 


   8. Special allowance for Aarti on Ghats in Banaras

   i. Moming Aarti
   ii. Evening Aarti

274 270
365 370
   9. The fee and allowance asreed 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.


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