Membership of the IRAN FEDERATION OF TOURIST GUIDE ASSOCIATIONS is a long-term investment. IFTGA‘s mission is to further and promote the profession of the tourist guides. IFTGA‘s membership programme has numerous benefits such as providing information resources, contact and training opportunities and access to the international network of tourist guide associations. Members are entitled to participate in all IFTGA activities and to benefit from the facilities of the Federation.

Membership Benefits:

National biennial conventions.

Right to vote at National convention in decision making (association members only)

Special convention package price for members only

Lectures and Workshops papers

Exchange of experiences

Contacts with the tourism industry all over Iran

Marketing and promotion of member association nationally and to industry.

National lobbying

Database on Tourist Guiding all around the country

Training courses for tourist guides and tourist guide trainers

Co-ordination of International Tourist Guide Day


IFTGA Website

Membership support

Representation, promotion and greater visibility of guides at regional and global level

Improving association status through links with WFTGA

Information on new trends in tourism, training, legal issues

Combating unqualified guiding

Opportunity for candidates to bid and host for the International Tourist Guide Day (member associations only)

And much more…