Asturias Tourist Guides, APIT, is the oldest of the Asturias Tourist Guides Associations in the Principality of Asturias. It was founded in 1980; it brings together the majority of qualified Tourist Guides in Asturias. Professional guide members of APIT Asturias have an extensive knowledge and experience in the sector and are trained for all kinds of guiding services, from the historical heart of our beautiful cities to the last hidden valleys of Asturian geography.
All the members of APIT Asturias are Tourist Guides accredited by the Principality of Asturias Government in accordance with the Decree 59/2007 22nd May and with the Law of Regional Tourism 7/2001 22nd June. According to the law the aims of Tourist Guiding is to regularly provide information, advice and assistance in the field of culture, art, history, geography, and natural resources, targeted at tourists visiting the different sights of Asturias (museums, Cultural Heritage buildings, Protected Natural Areas, etc,).
Accredited Tourist Guides must wear on display their official tourist guide license which is issued by the Regional Tourist Government.
The professionals Tourist Guides, who are members of “APITAsturias”, have extensive experience in guiding services (such as conventions, travel incentive, cultural travel, senior travel, educational trips and even in large events including the Prince of Asturias Awards). Discover Asturias with us, and we will show you a different and much wider view of our customs, gastronomy, history, monuments and landscapes.
Trust in a Tourist Guide for your trip and make the most of your destination. A Licensed Tourist Guide is the best guarantee.