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Northern Ireland Tourist Guide Association

The Northern Ireland Tourist Guide Association (est 1992) is proud to provide professional guides throughout Northern Ireland and beyond. Our members are excellent ambassadors for Northern Ireland and are recognised experts in key subject areas. Members hold professional qualifications accredited by the Institute of Tourist Guiding in London or Board Failte. We also have student members undertaking training. NITGA is an ITG approved training provider. We have a comprehensive CPD program

“27 Years of Excellence in Tour Guiding”

  • NITGA provides fully qualified guides who offer tours and bespoke tours to all visitors throughout Northern Ireland
  • Clients include: Conference Groups, Incentive Groups, Local and International Students, Individuals, Couples, Families, Church Groups, Retirement Groups, Special Interest Groups, School and Youth Groups
  • Language Guides: English, Cantonese, Catalan, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Mandarin, Portuguese, Russian, Spanish and Ulster Scots
  • Types of Tour: Coach and Mini Bus Tours, Driver Guides, Executive Car Tours, Site Tours, Taxi Tours, Walking Tours, Half a day, Full Day and Extended  Tours
  • Examples of Bespoke Tours: Brunch to Lunch Food Tours, C S Lewis Trail Belfast, Food and Walking Tour of Belfast, History, Quirky Belfast, Rebels and Rebellions, Quarters of Belfast, The Derry Girls, Street Art and Statues of Belfast, Van Morrison Trail Belfast, Whiskey Tours and Writers and Music of Belfast

Examples of General Tours: Afternoon Tea and Walking Tour, Antrim Coast Road and Glens of Antrim, Architecture,

  • Agriculture, Birds and Wildlife, Bread Making, Castles and Stately Homes, Follow in the Footsteps of St Patrick – Christian Heritage, Cider, Whiskey and Gin Tours, City Tours, City of Derry Walls, Educational Tours, Folklore and Traditions, Food Tours, Game of Thrones Film Sites, Gardens and Plants, Genealogical Tours, Geology – The Coast Shaped by Sand and Stone, History and Pre-History, Irish Literatures and Irish Writers, Maritime Heritage, Murals and  their Stories, Myths and Legends, Pub Tours, Sport and Pastimes, Titanic the Yard Men of Harland and Wolf,  traditional Irish Music and its History, Ulster Scots heritage



Contact Details

Catherine Burns

Blick Studios, 46 Hill Street, Belfast, BT1 2LB

+44 (0) 77 7837 6672


Northern Ireland Tourist Guide Association