A a tour leader (accompagnatore turistico) is he or she who, as profession, welcomes and accompanies individuals or groups of people traveling on the national territory or abroad, taking care of the implementation of the touristic package planned by the organizers, providing complete assistance to travelers by speaking their language and providing significant elements and information of touristic interest about the areas of transit.

Veneto Regional Law n.33 / 2002, art. 82, paragraph 2.