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    Photo Contest

    CTGA is holding a photo contest for members between December 1, 2015 and March 1, 2016. Only CTGA members are permitted to participate.

    Click here to see full details of the contest.


    A bit about us

Learn about our aims, objectives and programs. If you want a Toronto area tour guide, you can find us right here.  Our "About Us" pages give you a background on our association. Our "Tourism Links" provide links to reliable sources of information on Toronto-area attractions. Our "Guides-for-Hire" pages lead you to individual members who are available to take guiding assignments and show you our Toronto area and more. We have a very active "Events" program which helps keep our members on their toes about attractions and events in our area and a Newsletter for members. We also support professional development in other ways. If you are not in a rush to get to these pages, please take time to read our "Welcome" in the centre column ...

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Mentorship for Tour Guides

Guides, Would you be interested in mentorship for tour guides? Click on the subject right here ... CTGA's Mentorship Program and connect to an article concerning the subject and learn about CTGA's developing mentorship program.


Welcome to the web site of CTGA of Toronto

The members of the Canadian Tour Guide Association of Toronto welcome you to our web site and we would love to welcome you to Toronto and surrounding areas for a tour.

Our web site serves several purposes. It is designed to inform you, our public, about us, our organization, its purposes and accomplishments. It also provides important information to prospective members. We want everyone who works in Toronto as a tour guide to join us in our endeavor to provide the best possible tourism experience in our city. Tour organizers for groups large and small can use our web site to help locate a guide suitable for their visit to Toronto and surrounding regions.

Membership & its benefits

Battle of Chippewa MonumentIf you think you are a prospective member of CTGA, you can connect directly to our Membership pages right now. You will learn about the categories of membership, the qualifications required, the benefits the member receives, the application process, etc.


A guide for you

Guides at Lunch

Tour organizers, some of our members are employees of specific local tour companies. Others are freelancers who gladly accept tours from more than one tour company and/or private clients. To find  available guides we have a special web page for you called Guides-For-Hire which lists those who accept work directly from interested individuals or groups.