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Old July 8th, 2006, 11:38 PM
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Default Re: Tipping Tour Guides

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Originally Posted by Paul Motter
I havebeen on many overseas tours, and I see that maybe half the people on a shore excursion tip the guide, and if they do tip, the amounts vary by a lot.

I just got back from a trip to Naiagara Falls, (obviously, not a cruise)where an US tour guide who drove the bus and condusted the tour reminded us verbally several times that tips are expected, plus there was a large sign at the front of the bus that said "Tips are expected, 15% is customary".

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Was this on the U.S. or Canadian side?
What tour did you take.

Years ago we did the Ausible Chasm in NY state and they did requests tips getting out of the boat at the end of the tour.
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