Foreign Language Survey

The Department of Tourism is currently conducting a survey to understand the proficiency and foreign language training needs of tourist guides. The findings from the survey will assist the Department to determine future foreign language training programmes for the tourist guiding sector.

Ancient Temples Field trip

Thousands of rock paintings and large and small enigmatic stone structures litter the veld of South Africa from the Cape of Good Hope to the Limpopo. Who and why painted and built them?

Storytelling for Tourist Guides CTN

 It is designed to be practical and hands-on and you will leave the workshop armed with powerful tools and techniques which you can apply to your guiding immediately.  The key objectives are as follows:


AGM 2018

All members and interested parties are invited to the Annual General Meeting of the Institute of Professional Tourist Guides of Southern Africa on the 21 June 2018 in Sandton.

The Journey of Giants

Dr Ian Whyte will be our guest speaker on the night and will be discussing "the history of the elephant population in the Kruger National Park"