Quilting Tour of the Mediterranean

  • 18 Nights MS Zuiderdam
  • Includes Flights, Accomodation, Guided Sightseeing, A selection of entertainment & meals
  • Departs 17 June 2021
  • Visiting Bagno Vignoni, Venice, Sicily & Naples, Italy; Argostoli, Crete, Rhodes, Greece; Ephesus, Turkey; Valletta & Mgarr, Malta
FROM
$9,860
pp twin fare
$11,990
single fare
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Experience the very best of Italy with an exclusive retreat in the Tuscan hills for three days plus sail through the Mediterranean on this spectacular land and sea journey. We will enjoy workshops with Michelle Marvig while staying in the gorgeous village of Bagno Vignoni and during our cruise. While on the cruise soak up the sun on the beautiful Greek Island of Cephalonia and the historic site of Ephesus. We hope that you can join us!
Cabin Description Deck Cruise Fare Single Fare
L Interior 4,5,6,7 $9,860 $11,990
F Ocean View 1,6 $10,220 $12,690
VD Deluxe Balcony 6,7 $10,920 $14,860
VC Deluxe Balcony 4,5,6,8 $10,970 $14,990
VB Deluxe Balcony 4,5,6,7,10 $11,020 $15,090
VA Deluxe Balcony 4,5,6,8 $11,410 $15,190
Included port and handling charges $749 $1,141
Included gratuities $245 $216
Included air taxes as at 10/3/20 $260 $260

Tour Operator:
Travelrite International Pty Ltd, (ABN 64 005 817 078) is the tour operator.

Tour Costs:
The tour costs are based on airfare, general transport, accommodation costs and foreign exchange rate at 10/3/20. Travelrite reserves the right to alter the costs if any of these factors change, giving any passenger that has booked the right to withdraw with full refund of monies paid or modify arrangements. No alterations to price will be made within 90 days of departure from Australia.

Deposit and Payment:
A deposit of $900 per passenger for is required at the time of booking. Full payment will be required 91 days before departure for the Quilting Tour. Paying by cheque or cash a 1.5% administration fee will be charged on payment by Visa, Mastercard and AMEX.

Deposit and Payment:
deposit of $900 per passenger should be sent with a completed Travelrite International booking form that lists your requested cabin category. As soon as the booking is confirmed, (usually within 24 hours), a cruise confirmation advice will be posted to the client. The confirmation advice will contain all details. The passenger must also complete an online Holland America Cruises reservation form and a Travelrite International booking form. Final payments are due to be paid to Travelrite International 91 days prior to the commencement of the cruise.

Air Taxes:
from Sydney/Melbourne/Brisbane as listed in the itinerary. Please contact us for air taxes from different cities. Air taxes are as at 10/3/19. If they change due to government and airline charges and currency variations, Travelrite International reserves the right to charge additional amounts.

Cancellation Charges:
* Cancellation conditions don’t apply for clients with future cruise/tour credits. Cruise/tour credits are non-refundable.

Days prior to Departure Cancellation Fee
Over 91 days Loss of deposit
90 days or less 100% of full fare
Non appearance/no written notice 100% of full fare

Refunds:
The tour is based on arrangements that do not allow for any refunds in respect to sightseeing, accommodation, meals, airfare or other services not utilized after the tour has commenced.

Travel Documents:
All passengers will require a valid passport. Visas for countries visited are not required for Australian passport holders. If you hold another passport please check with Travelrite.

Travel Insurance:
Travel insurance is recommended to cover the costs of cancellation fees due to illness, death in family, etc.

Baggage:
All passengers qualify for the 20kg free baggage allowance

Minimum Tour Numbers:
The tour has been priced on the basis of a minimum number of passengers having booked 91 days prior to departure. Travelrite reserves the right to cancel the tour, giving a full refund of all monies paid or offer arrangements to proceed with the tour at a modified cost.

Tour Participation:
Children under 5 years of age are ineligible on coach & cruise tours. Children under 18 years of age must be accompanied by an adult. Passengers with disabilities are welcome on Travelrite & Cruise Offers tours provided they are accompanied by a companion capable of providing all necessary assistance, and do not require special assistance from Travelrite & Cruise Offers personnel. Travelrite and Cruise Offers reserves the right to refuse to carry anyone if it is felt the individual cannot cope with the requirements of coach & cruise tour travel and who may require services and facilities that Travelrite & Cruise Offers cannot guarantee will be available. You agree to not hold the Travelrite & Cruise Offers responsible for any decision made by any of them or any service provider to refuse to carry you, provide any facilities or accommodation to you or to provide any service to you.

Responsibilities:
Travelrite International Pty Ltd is the tour organiser. Travelrite International Pty Ltd, its agents, officers, affiliates, and/or suppliers of services pursuant to, or in connection with these fly/cruises, shall act only as agents in making arrangements for hotels, transportation, including transportation by ship, restaurants, or any other service and do not assume any liability whatsoever for any injury, damage, death, loss, accident or delay to person or property due to an act of negligence or a default of any hotel, carrier restaurant company or person rendering any services included in fly/cruises, or by act of God. Further, no responsibilities are accepted for any damage or delay due to sickness, pilferage, labour disputes, machinery break-down, quarantine, government restraints, weather, terrorism or other causes beyond their control. No responsibility is accepted for any additional expense, omission, delays, re-routing or acts of any government authority. Baggage is at owners’ risk throughout the fly/cruise. The passage contract between the carriers concerned, when issued, shall constitute the sole contract between the carriers and the purchasers of this fly/cruise and/or the passengers. The right is reserved to withdraw any fly/cruise and/or make such changes in the fly/cruises as may be found desirable or necessary for the convenience of the parties and the proper carrying out of the fly/cruise. This contract shall be construed in accordance with the laws of the State of Victoria, Australia and any legal action must be taken in the State of Victoria. Attention is also directed to the terms and conditions of the MS Zuiderdam fly/cruise passage contract with Holland America, detailed in the Holland America brochure or on the website. If you can’t find this form please contact Travelrite International and we will tell you where you can see it.

Delays AND Unforeseen Events:
You engage Travelrite to book this tour on your behalf and you acknowledge that Travelrite acts as your agent for the purpose of making contracts between you and the various providers of accommodation, transportation and other services that comprise the tour. Travelrite may without reference to you provide or make available to you, or may as your agent engage any third party to provide or make available to you, any good or service which Travelrite reasonably believes is necessary for your benefit to maintain the tour itinerary, repatriate you or otherwise accommodate, transport or sustain you in circumstances in which the tour itinerary fails wholly or partly for any reason. You appoint Travelrite your attorney for this purpose. You agree to pay Travelrite any cost thereof and you indemnify Travelrite in respect of any cost it incurs in this regard. Travelrite advises you to obtain travel insurance generally including in respect of the risk that any such good or service may become required.

How to Book:
Bookings can be made by completing a booking form and sending it with a deposit of $900 per person to:

Travelrite International Pty Ltd
423 Whitehorse Road Balwyn, Victoria 3103

Further information can be obtained by telephoning

Toll Free: 1800 630 343
Telephone (03) 8803 6868
Fax (03) 9836 8068
Email balwyn@travelrite.com.au
https://www.travelrite.com.au/

About Travelrite International:
Travelrite International Pty Ltd (ABN 64 005 817 078) is a well established travel company which has been operating in the eastern suburbs of Melbourne for more than 30 years. It is fully ATAS accredited: A10538 and has two fully credited IATA offices Heathmont and Balwyn. As such, it directly represents the major airlines of the world and all major domestic and international tour and transport operators. Travelrite International has been operating special interest tours for 25 years, and now runs over 90 tours a year. Travelrite International Pty Ltd is a full member of the Australian Federation of Travel Agents – AFTA.

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