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Tipping the guides

Haifa, Israel
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Tipping the guides

We are going to Myanmar next week (two ladies) and we will have about 4 guides.

Can anybody advice us about tipping the guides?

How much is a proper tip for a 2-3 days of guiding?

Thank you all


Monywa, Myanmar
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1. Re: Tipping the guides

That depend on your generously and that is also depend on the guide who try to explain and use the his/her knowledges and services and mental,

tip is really good for them (guides),

welcome to Burma

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2. Re: Tipping the guides

Hock - Singapore


I Was Given to Understand That Most Guide Earn An Average Of

US$15.00 Per Day Work.


When I Was In Mandalay In May 2007, I Had A Tour Guide For

6.1/2 Days Tour And I Tip Him $10.00 For Each Full Day And

US$5.00 For Half-Day.


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3. Re: Tipping the guides

I just returned from Myanmar. When I left I gave the guide all the USD I had left which amounted to $15.62 per day. The tour and service was so outstanding that I would have given more if I could. In addition, I had previously traded him two five dollar bills for ones he could not use. Be sure to take enough cash in pristine bills.

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