AZC GEN CONDITIONS
Please read the following conditions carefully. Completion of a booking denotes your agreement with these conditions.
1. COSTS AND INCLUSIONS
Adriatic Jewels Tour 2019
21 Days ( 8 October to 29 October)
AU$ 7,300 (Twin Share)
AU$ 8,595 (Single - includes AU$1,295 Single Supplement)
This price is for payment made by cheque, cash or direct deposit only. Should you choose to pay by Credit Card, an additional charge will apply. Prices quoted are based on rates at the time of printing (including foreign exchange rates) and are accordingly subject to change without notice (fluctuations of the Euro of 5% or more will result in a re-cost of the tour). The tour price is subject to change in the event of unforeseen circumstances and changes in the cost of travel and accommodation services.
Should you wish to have a Single Room, the Supplement is AU$1,295
Please Note: The tour price is based on twin share accommodation. Should there be an odd number of participants, the single supplement will apply to the final single participant.
Tour Price Includes:
- Twin share accommodation.
- All meals as outlined in the itinerary (in country): 21 Breakfasts and 14 Lunches/Dinners.
- Exclusive Guided Tours of the following destinations: Zagreb, Split, Hvar and Dubrovnik.
- All scheduled travel as per itinerary.
- Excursion to the hill-top towns of Istria and the villages of Hvar Island.
- Excursion and entrance to Plitvice Lakes National Park.
- Information Package for the tour.
- Wine served at lunch in Milna.
- Porterage from Split hotel to ferry terminal.
- Transfers to/from airports at designated times.
Tour Price Does Not Include:
- Travel Insurance (strongly recommended).
- Airfares (to and from Croatia) and associated taxes.
- Meals not stated in the itinerary.
- Drinks at meals including coffee/tea and alcohol.
- Items of a personal nature.
- Passport and Visa fees.
- Porterage of luggage (except from Split hotel to Ferry).
- Gratuities to drivers, guides and waiters.
- Travel arrangements not listed in itinerary.
2. BOOKINGS & PAYMENT CONDITIONS
To book a place on the tour, a Booking Form must be submitted to Albury Travel. Once received, Albury Travel will contact you regarding payment options for a reservation deposit of $500.00 per person. To secure a place on the tour the deposit is required within 14 days of booking. Final payment is due to Albury Travel by 6th August 2019.
Cancellations received in writing before 90 days from the date of departure will result in a cancellation fee of $500.00 per person. Cancellations received within 90 days or less before departure will result in a loss of monies paid, unless your place can be re-sold. Should your place be re-sold you will receive a refund of 50% of the total tour price.
There are no refunds for services not utilised when on tour.
Travel insurance is strongly recommended to cover tour members for the consequences of unforeseen events during the tour and for cancellation fees which could result from events such as illness, accident, death, etc.
4. MINIMUM TOUR NUMBERS
The tour has been costed on the basis of a minimum number of passengers travelling. In the event that less than the required number of passengers have confirmed their booking 60 days from the date of departure, Albury Travel reserves the right to cancel the tour, giving a full refund of monies paid, or offer arrangements to proceed with the tour at a modified price.
5. TRAVEL DOCUMENTS AND HEALTH
Travellers must hold valid travel documents at the time of travel and are responsible for ensuring they comply with any passport, visa (NOTE: Australian citizens do not require a Visa) and health requirements that may apply to the travel destinations.
6. HEALTH AND FITNESS
The tour will involve gentle walking in a variety of destinations, which may include steps and uneven cobbled streets/walkways, parks or beaches. On occasions luggage may be required to be carried short distances by travellers. The tour leader or others in the group cannot be counted on to provide such assistance.
Please seek medical advice if you are unsure about your level of fitness to undertake the tour.
In the unlikely event that the Tour Leader is unable to fulfill his requirements due to accident, illness or any other unforeseen event, an attempt will be made to contract a replacement to guide the tour. It is noted that this person may not be able to fulfill all requirements. In this case some minor itinerary adjustments may be required.
Please note: This tour is not designed to accommodate children.
8. CONSUMER PROTECTION
All payments for services offered by Charles Sluga are made through Albury Travel. Albury Travel is an ATAS accredited travel agent, and keeps all client monies in a Client Trust Account until disbursement in respect of the services to be provided related to your booking. Agreement to these conditions and the payment by you of the deposit amount will be deemed to be your direction to disburse such monies.
Albury Travel and Charles Sluga, its agents, officers, affiliates, and/or suppliers of services pursuant to or in connection with the tour shall act only as agents for the passenger in making arrangements for hotels, transportation, restaurants, or any other services and do not assume any liability whatsoever for any injury, damage, death, loss, accident, or delay to person or property due to any cause whatsoever, or of default of any hotel, carrier, restaurant, company or person rendering any services included in the tours, or by act of God. Further, no responsibilities are accepted for any damage or delay due to sickness, war or acts of terrorism, pilferage, labour disputes, machinery break-down, quarantine, government restraints, weather or other causes beyond their control. No responsibility is accepted for any additional expense, omissions, delays, re-routing or acts of any government or authority.
Baggage is at owner’s risk throughout the tour. The passage contract in use by the carriers concerned, when issued, shall constitute the sole contract between the carriers and the purchasers of these tours and/or the passengers. The right is reserved to withdraw the tour and/or to make such changes in the tours as may be found desirable for the convenience of the parties and the proper carrying out of the tour. This contract shall be construed in accordance with laws of the State of New South Wales, Australia.