If you cancel: Deposit is non-refundable though transferrable. After final payment, the full amount is non-refundable.
If we cancel the tour for any reason: Deposit is non-refundable though transferable to another tour I offer or used as a credit for a future tour. The balance will be refunded or applied to a future tour as a credit. The only way to avoid trip cancellation penalties is to buy trip cancellation insurance. If you are interested in the insurance, we can help you purchase it.
If the tour is canceled for situations for any reason that is out of the control of Taylor Halverson Travel [Exodus Tours]: Deposit is non-refundable though transferable to another tour I offer or used as a credit for a future tour. As much of the balance as can be recuperated from tour partners (local guides, hotels, transportation companies, etc.) will be refunded or applied to a future tour as a credit. The only way to avoid trip cancellation penalties is to buy trip cancellation insurance. If you are interested in the insurance, we can help you purchase it.
IMPORTANT NOTE: Due to the nature of this tour you must be able to climb steps and walk briskly unassisted.
For all tours that include international air, a passport with at least six months validity beyond your return travel date is required. Taylor Halverson Travel must receive a copy of your passport information page by final payment date. If not a USA citizen/passport, advise your agent.
Halverson Advisors, Inc., d.b.a. Taylor Halverson Travel, d.b.a. Exodus Tours (“Agent”) gives notice that all services, reservations and arrangements for transportation, or cruise, or conveyance, or hotel or lodging, or meals or sightseeing services or any other activities made by Agent, are made by Agent as dual agent for the traveler, (Passenger) and for the air carriers, hotels, sightseeing companies, transportation companies, cruise lines and other companies (Suppliers) providing services for this program. As such, Agent shall not be liable for injury, damage, loss, accident, delay or irregularity which may be occasioned either by reasons of defect in any vehicle or mode of transportation, through the acts, defaults, financial difficulty or bankruptcy or omissions of the Supplier or person engaged in carrying out the arrangements of the trip or otherwise in connection therewith. Agent is not liable for delays and/or cancellations of services and resultant expenses or loss caused by acts of God, sickness, quarantine, weather, strikes, war, terrorism, social or labor unrest, local laws, mechanical or construction difficulties, abnormal conditions or other situations, actions, omissions or conditions outside Agent’s control. Agent is not liable for loss of, or damage to baggage or personal possessions. Agent and Supplier reserve the right to alter or cancel the itinerary or substitute services as conditions require or for the safety of Passenger. Travelers must be in good health and able to care for their own needs. Please contact us regarding any health concerns you may have or if you need to bring any specialized medical equipment so that we can determine if transportation services, hotels, and other suppliers can accommodate your equipment. If it is determined that your equipment can be accommodated, you or your traveling companion are fully responsible for it and must be able to lift, fold, push, and handle the equipment. Tour directors on the trip cannot be of assistance with such needs. We reserve the right to remove passengers from the group at their own expense if the care of or actions of a passenger become detrimental to the functioning of the tour. Payment of deposit(s) as outlined in this agreement shall be deemed consent to be bound by the terms and conditions of this agreement. Airline schedule changes, mechanical or weather delays may affect flight times. Your connecting flights and/or transportation to and from the tour start and end point, whether issued by other travel companies or on your own arrangement, may be affected. Please allow extra connection time. Taylor Halverson Travel [Exodus Tours] is not responsible for misconnections, delays, and/or cancellations. Once your first flight has commenced the air carrier controls your reservation. Any flight delays, misconnections, or cancellations must be re-scheduled by the responsible airline.
Please note that minor changes to the itinerary may occur due to local conditions and to better accommodate our group.
TOUR MINIMUM PARTICIPANT POLICIES
Tours that do not meet a threshold of at least twenty-five (25) participants may be subjected to (a) rebooking to another date or (b) or cancellation. See above for cancellation policies and procedures.
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This document was last updated on June 20, 2023.