DESTINATION HOLIDAYS PTY. LTD.
(ACN 064 907 900, ABN 16802687497- Licence No. 31885 - Registered
Office, #1/157 Main Street, Croydon, Victoria, 3136)
herein referred to as the Company, advise that we represent the
organizers of these tours, and act solely as booking agents.
The Company does not own any of the
transportation companies, hotels or other
operators of services included in the tour. The
Company provides all transportation,
accommodation and other services solely as agents
of the owners and/or operators of the aircraft,
ships, launches, motor vehicles, railways, hotels
or other accommodation facilities, restaurants
and other services included in the tour. All of
the transportation, facilities and/or services
are provided subject to the terms and conditions
of the owners or operators. The Company does not
accept liability for any accident, injury,
damage, loss, delay or irregularities that may be
caused to persons or property during the tour,
and will not be liable for any loss, delay or
irregularity resulting from the alteration to
schedules, or cancellation of, or failure to
operate, services, on the part of any
The Company offers the tour
on the basis of schedules and facilities current
at the time of printing the brochure and advises
that these may be changed.The Company reserves
the right to modify the tour itinerary as a
consequence of events over which they have no
control, or in any way necessary to protect the
interests of tour members. Where this happens,
tour members will be advised and given the
opportunity to cancel without penalty. The right
is reserved to cancel the tour, in which event
deposit and any other monies paid in respect of
the booking will be refunded. This will be the
only liability accepted by the Company for such
cancellation or where an event occurs which makes
the tour inoperable.The endorsement of the
airlines on the tour brochure relates solely to
participation as air carriers and does not incur
any liability other than such liability from
carriage on aircraft, where they are named as
carriers on the flight coupon of the air ticket.
Such liability is subject to the terms and
conditions of contract shown in the air ticket.
Prices are based on special
group airfares which require 20 people travelling
together for a Tour Conductor. Should numbers
fall below these levels, Destination Holidays
reserves the right to charge a penalty fee and
tours will be locally hosted by our experienced
local representatives in each area.
Deposit of $200 per person
is required at time of booking. Final payment
required 45 days prior to departure.
LATE BOOKING FEE
For bookings made between
15 and 5 business days prior to departure, a
special handling fee of $20.00 will be assessed
for expedition of documents and communications.
- Economy class air
travel by scheduled airlines.
- Accommodation in twin
rooms with private facilities and, where
necessary and available, air
- Meals included are
indicated against days in itineraries.
Meals in flight are marked with an
asterisk, and are shown for your
information only, as they are subject to
alteration where flight schedules change.
(Note: Meals indicated in itineraries are
subject to change without notice and may
vary according to hotel utilised).
- Hotel service charges
- Sightseeing tours by
coach and launch as specified, with
English speaking guides; entrance fees
- First class rail and
- Transfers between
airports, railway stations and hotels,
including porterage of one suitcase per
- Tours will be escorted
subject to a minimum of 20 adult
passengers travelling together.
- Travel wallet and
PRICE DOES NOT INCLUDE -
Passport and visa fees.
Lunch and dinners not specified in brochure.
Optional tours. Beverages (alcoholic or
otherwise). Laundry. Airport taxes. Excess
baggage. All other items of a personal nature.
BAGGAGE - Your baggage
allowance, is 20 kilos (44 lbs).
NOTE: Porterage for one
suitcase only per person is included in tour
You will need a valid
passport (minimum 6 months validity), and yellow
fever inoculations. Typhoid, polio and tetanus
inoculations are recommended. Visas are required
for several of the countries you will visit. Full
details will be supplied on receipt of your
Our itineraries are based
on airline schedules, rail and launch timetables
current at the date of preparation of this
brochure. Where these change, it may be necessary
to amend the tour to accommodate revised days of
operation, as on several of the sectors included
services do not operate on a daily basis. Where
this occurs, we will endeavour to include all of
the sightseeing and other features shown, subject
to the constraints of the revised scheduling.
Details will be notified at the time of booking
and as these events occur.
All tour prices are based on air fares and exchange
rates current at the date of printing of the insert. Where air fares
increase or currency rates change, you will have to pay the increase
in tour price involved.
South America is a unique Continent. It is not
ruled by timetables and tight schedules. We have chosen well located
first class, and in some cases deluxe,hotels. In a few places the
accommodation may not be up to International standard but will be
the best available, (remember by the time Deluxe style hotels come
to some of these areas most of the uniqueness of the area will have
disappeared). If you require 24 hour room service, "plastic"
American style hotels everynight, hotel shopping arcades and a few
buildings to photograph please choose another destination. If you
would like to see the real South America we welcome you to our world!
requires a health certificate from each tour
member travelling to South America indicating
that he/she is fit to travel to high altitudes.
Should you cancel, fees are
levied by the operator on the following scale,
based on time before departure.
More than 3 months - 50% of
3 months to 35 days - 100%
35 days to 14 days - 50% of
14 days prior to departure
- No refund*
*There will be no refund
for unused services, package features or
accommodations after travel begins.
After initial booking any
changes and/or amendments will incur a $25
These amounts are
additional to any fees levied by airlines. All
cancellations must be confirmed in writing. No
refunds after departure.
Insurance is available
covering loss of deposit, cancellation fees,
baggage, medical expenses, loss of credit cards
or travellers cheques. Your agent or Destination
Holidays will give full details at the time of
DEPARTURE DATES AND TOUR PRICES
contact Destination Holidays for for current