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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 2019 to 30 September 2021
Particulars Fee from
01 October
2017 to
30 Sept 2019
Fee from
01 October
2019 to
30 Sept 2021
  I.GUIDE FEE
      1-5 Persons
           a) Half Day
           b) Full Day

 

1600
2000

 

1800
2200

      6 - 14 Persons
           a) Half Day
           b) Full Day
2000
2600
2200
2850
      15- 40 Persons
          a) Half Day
          b) Full Day
2650
3450
2900
3800
   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) Half Day
         b) Full Day

      15 PERSONS ONWARDS
         a) Half Day
         b) Full Day

 

600
800

 

600
800

650
1000
700
1000
  3 OUTSTATION EXCURSION ALLOWAIICE
    (Applicable only when the minimum distance covered is beyond
     100 kms. Per day and involves no overnight stay 
1300   1500  

  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

3500   3850  
1200   1350  
1000   1150  

   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

550   600  
230   250  
  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 - Bodhgaya - Varanasi

800 800  


   8. Special allowance for Aarti on Ghats in Banaras

   i. Morning Aarti
   ii. Evening Aarti

270 300
370 400
   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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