What is a “tour guide“?
A tour guide is defined simply as “a person employed to show tourists around places of interest.”
For our purposes, this can be extended to include the following activity types:
Walking tour – (hikes, sight seeing tours, city tours)
Adventure tour – (SUP, surfing, sailing, mountain guides, expeditions)
Driving tour – (motorcycling, sight seeing bus tours, private and custom bus tours, pedicab tours)
Classes – (yoga, fitness, pottery, crafts, cooking, etc.)
Tutor – (school, college and university subjects, music, art, sports)
Lets get started:
Identify your strengths..
What things do you have:
rickshaw, van, sup, shoes
Where do you live:
town, beach, mountains,tourism
languages, fitness, special skill, teacher, tutor
Your niche –
what would make a potential guest book with my company?
Are you passionate?
Permit / Licence
Restrictions, courses, costs, rules, legal
Tutor or teacher
Learn – become an expert
Practice – take your friends for free
Insurance – indemnify, insure
Supplies – snacks, safety kit,
Website and traffic generation
Trade associations ABTA AITO
Branded clothing, bags, uniform
Ratings and feedback
Networking and contacts