Announcements

Within the scope of the mandatory renovation works for the Göbeklitepe Ruins not to be affected by climate conditions and for the visitors to visit the area more comfortably, will be closed on 02 November 2018, and without any further notice, will be open for visitors from 08.00 am to 11.45 pm from 03 November 2018.

“Tourist Guides Specialty Training” protocol has been signed between our Union and Anadolu University towards tourist guides and prospective tourist guides on 16 April 2018.

A collaboration protocol has been signed in İstanbul between our Union and TURSAB for the aims of notifying the relevant units for taking necessary measures related to the problems in the touristic areas of the museums and historical sites and routes tourist guides use which are connected to the Turkish Republic Ministry of Culture and Tourism,

The candidate list of the language exam which will be carried out as a requirement of Tourist Guidance Profession Law Number 6326 in Ankara between 3-7 September 2018 is present at the attachment.

“Foreign Languages Placement Examination”; as required in (r) article of item 3 with the title of Profession Regulation which is prepared as a requirement of Tourist Guidance Profession Law number 6326, towards the students and graduates of Guidance Department, and “Language Addition Examination” as a requirement of article 18 with the title of Language Addition Examination towards tourist guides who wish to add a new language in their license will be carried out.

Healthy Life

As a result of the interviews with the Medical Park and Liv hospital group, it was reported that necessary information “for a healthy life” will be provided for our guides. The healthy nutrition rules for the profession group to be prepared from time to time by nutritionist and a special nutrition program for Ramadan can be found in the announcements section of our website.

Inspections were carried out in Ankara, Antalya, Aydın, Bartın, Bursa, Çanakkale, Kars, İstanbul, İzmir, Muğla, Nevşehir provinces by our Union's inspectors between March 01 and 31, 2018, within the framework of the authority we have obtained from our professional laws and regulations.

The Disciplinary Board convened at the TUREB Center between March 15 and 16, 2018 and continued to work.

Tourism Councils were held in Ankara; the first on October 20-22, 1998 and the second on April 12-14, 2002 in order to determine the necessary strategies, to raise image and brand value in an international competitive environment with the focus on domestic and foreign tourism in Turkey one of the countries with the unique cultural, historical and natural riches.

Inspections were carried out in Antalya, Aydın, Bursa, İstanbul, İzmir, Muğla, Nevşehir provinces by our Union's inspectors between February 01 and 28, 2018, within the framework of the authority we have obtained from our professional laws and regulations.

TUREB Foreign Language Level Detection and Language Addition Successful List of Foreign Language written Exam Objections is attached.

We celebrate the days of our Tourist Guides; we wish that a bigger success will be achieved in terms of Turkish tourism in the current year, a year in which the problems of our guides will be solved, and healthy and profitable days will be experienced.

The Disciplinary Board convened at the TUREB Center in between February 12-13, 2018 and continued to work.

Hearing of the cases, for the annulment of many articles of the Tourist Guiding Vocational Regulations by TÜRSAB and some travel agencies against our Union in the Council of State, as well as the cases which were opened against the Ministry of Culture and Tourism and TUREB got involved, was held today.

The results of the Foreign Language Placement and Language Adding Examination organized by TUREB will be published as updated, as the results are obvious, in the following file attachments.