A tour guide will travel and accompany the guests throughout the tour. A tour guide in India must have a valid guiding license from the Government of India, where they have to compete an exam and undergo 6 months theoretical and practical training.
Hiring a Guide for a tour to ajanta and ellora caves is a great service to experience the world heritage monuments in an essentially new way. The Guides are professionally well versed individuals with a tourist destination. Proficient in foreign languages, they are courteous, polite and knowledgeable professionals assisting a traveler in exploring the city. Guides are a mediator between tourists and destination. With their expertise, they focus on taking tourists to the exclusive sights, which are beyond the normal reach. They narrate the stories, legends, anecdotes and other exciting trivia of the site to the tourists. In short, they lend a life to the heritage structure or a monument. It never feels like a Stranger city in company of a Guide.