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International Tourist Guiding Celebrations – Hoedspruit (Limpopo)
International Tourist Guiding Celebrations – Hoedspruit (Limpopo)
The Department, in collaboration with the Limpopo Department of Economic Development, Environment & Tourism (LEDET) and the Limpopo Tourism Authority (LTA), will host the International Tourist Guides’ Day (ITG) celebrations in Hoedspruit- Limpopo. 

Themed ‘Travel, Enjoy and Respect,’ the two-day event will provide a platform for tourist guides to discuss their role in creating an awareness of the valuable contribution of sustainable practices towards tourism development.  

Programme highlights: 
  • Current State of Tourist Guiding (Overview) - National Registrar of Tourist Guides 
  • Travel, Enjoy, Respect - UNWTO 
  • The Promotion of Tourist Guides around the World – WFTGA
  • We Do Tourism – The Role of Tourist Guides – South African Tourism 
  • The Role of Tourist Guides in the Creation of a Positive & Compelling Brand Image for South Africa – Brand SA 
  • Don’t Let Untapped Wisdom Go to the Grave: Recognizing, Promoting and Protecting Indigenous Knowledge Systems - Freedom Park 
Minister Derek Hanekom will deliver the keynote address. 

Members of the media are invited:

Date : 15 - 16 March 2018 [Two days] 
Venue: Rhino Convention Centre – Hoedspruit (Limpopo)  
Time: 08h00 for 08h45

Kindly confirm your attendance by no later than 12 March 2018 to: 

Ms Sindi Zwane 
Telephone: +27 (0) 12 444 6620
Cell: +27 (0) 81 267 4665