1. Booking and Payment 2. Cancellations and Refund 3. Amendment Charges 4. Refund of Unused Services 5. Cancelled Tour 6. Late Payment 7. Insurance 8. Right to Reject 9. Travel Documents 10. Possible Changes 11. Tour Information & Prices 12. Responsibility
X-Trekkers refers to X-Trekkers Adventure Consultant Pte Ltd 1. Booking and Payment
To reserve a tour, please submit the Registration Form with a deposit as advised by our consultant. A written confirmation and more information about the tour will be sent to you.
Air-ticket: FULL payment of the air-fare + current applicable taxes and surcharges MUST be paid prior to issuance of the ticket. This deposit is non-refundable once the ticketing and/or land arrangements are confirmed. The deposit payment forms part of your final payment. We will invoice you for the balance amount, which shall be payable at least 30 days prior to departure. Failure to comply with these conditions may result in an automatic cancellation of your reservation and forfeiture of your deposit. 2. Cancellations and Refund
Notification of cancellation must be made in writing. Upon cancellation, the guest shall be liable to pay a fee to cover the estimate of cost and expenses incurred by X-Trekkers and/or its partners. This is expressed as a percentage of the total price and is calculated as indicated in Table B. Table B
All administration fees, taxes, charges or levies imposed shall be borne by the guest.
|Period of notice
|31-45 days prior to departure
|50% of total price
|15-30 days prior to departure
|75% of total price
|1-14 days prior to departure
|100% of total price
For all hotel reservations, the guest will have to abide by the respective hotel’s terms and conditions.
* If non-refundable airfare & taxes form part of the whole package, the above cancellation charges will apply to the land arrangement cost. The entire cost of the non-refundable airfare & taxes will be payable by the guest in addition to the above charges incurred. 3. Amendment Charges
Amendments to a booking can be made subject to availability of space. A compulsory administrative fee of S$ 50.00 will be levied for every amendment made to the original booking. No amendment can be made within 14 days prior to the date of departure. A change on the entire booking shall be considered as a cancellation and will be subject to cancellation charges as per clause 2 above. 4. Refund of Unused Services
No refund can be made in respect of accommodation, transportation, sightseeing tours, meals or any other services that are included in the tour price but not utilized or availed of by the guest. 5. Cancelled Tour
X-Trekkers reserves the right to cancel any trip prior to departure for any reason whatsoever, including insufficient sign-ups or logistical problems which will impede the operations. The refund of all payments received shall release X-Trekkers from any further liability. X-Trekkers is not responsible for non-recoverable expenses incurred by guests in preparing for a cancelled tour, such as non-refundable advance purchase of air tickets, visa fees, gears and equipment, etc., nor for any necessary additional arrangements should the applicant have embarked prior to the group’s departure date. 6. Late Payment
Any late payment will entitle X-Trekkers to cancel the trip or amend the programme without prior notice. X-Trekkers will be entitled to charge a late payment interest payment of 5% per annum. 7. Insurance
It is compulsory for all tour members to purchase travel insurance that covers medical evacuations, trip cancellations, hospitalization, medical claims, loss of baggage etc. 8. Right to Reject
It is vital that persons with medical problems make them known to us well in advance of their trip departure. X-Trekkers reserves the right to cancel or withdraw any itinerary or any booking made for a client or decline to accept or retain any person as a member of a trip, if any such person appears likely to endanger the health, safety or impair the comfort and enjoyment of others. X-Trekkers further reserves the right to cancel the reservation of a particular member or members, if for any reason, any carrier, hotel or other contractor refuses to allow the particular member or members to participate in the tour. In any of the foregoing events, no refunds shall be given to such member or members. 9. Travel Documents
It is your responsibility to ensure that your travel document and other necessary travel related documents are in order. X-Trekkers will advise you on what documentation is required. As a guide, you must have an International Passport or other recognized travel document that should be valid for at least six months from the date of travel. You must have the necessary visas, vaccinations and health certificates as required for your travel destination. X-Trekkers will, wherever possible, assist you to obtain the necessary visas. Service charges and visa fee levied will be charged to the traveller’s account. X-Trekkers cannot however guarantee the approval of your application. A full refund of all monies paid to X-Trekkers will be made if the result of the rejection is notified to X-Trekkers at least 45 days prior to departure date. If less than 45 days notice is given, the relevant cancellation charges will apply. X-Trekkers cannot be held responsible or liable for any expenses, reimbursement or refund of tour prices if any passenger is refused entry by any country on the tour for whatsoever reasons, including lack of the necessary documents. 10. Possible Changes
Airline schedules and local conditions may require sightseeing tours, accommodations, hotels and travel routines to be changed. Should this occur, X-Trekkers will, whenever possible, use its best endeavors to make alternative arrangements. 11. Tour Information & Prices
Price shown is current at the time of printing. These prices are subject to change due to increases in airfares, taxes or surcharges; other transport costs; hotel rates, government taxes, etc., and therefore X-Trekkers reserves the right to increase the price accordingly without notice. 12. Responsibility
Please read carefully. These paragraphs define our responsibility with respect to all of our tours. Payment of deposit represents an acceptance by the member of the following terms and conditions: X-Trekkers gives notice that services provided in connection with the tours listed are rendered by suppliers who are not agents or employees of X-Trekkers. All arrangements for accommodations, meals, tours, transportation and all other related services have been made by X-Trekkers only as an agent for the individual tour member. While we endeavor to make tour arrangements with reputable suppliers, each tour member agrees that X-Trekkers shall not be liable for any delay, mishap, inconvenience, expense, irregularity, bodily injury or death to a person or persons, or damage to property occasioned through the negligence or default of any company or individual engaged in providing these arranged services. X-Trekkers shall not be liable, directly or indirectly, for bodily injury or damage to property for any reason whatsoever, including, but not limited to the following causes: Acts of God, detention, annoyance, weather, strikes, civil unrest, theft, default, and change in government regulations, terrorism, negligence, war or failure of conveyance to arrive or depart as scheduled. X-Trekkers reserves the right to substitute hotels and tour leaders and to alter the itinerary when deemed necessary or necessary. All claims against X-Trekkers must be made in writing within 14 days after the completion of the tour. All the terms and conditions mentioned above cannot be changed except in writing by X-Trekkers. Please note that these terms and conditions are correct at the time of publishing. X-Trekkers Adventure Consultant Pte Ltd reserves the right to change/amend any of these booking terms and conditions.