Israeli Tourist Guide Association
The Israel Tourist Guide Association (ITGA) was established in 1982 and serves as a non-profit, professional organization dedicated to the promotion of high standards of training and ethics within the Israeli Tour guide profession. It also serves as the representative union of all Israeli Tour guides. The Association does not engage in political, religious, or racial activities.
The ITGA at the various levels serves as the guides' voice to the general public and the tourism industry in Israel and it is recognized as the spearhead of the entire tourism industry in presenting and representing the country to the incoming tourist.