SunshineBoston

7-Day New England Fall Foliage tour White mountain route ( Boston Airport pick up/transfer)

From USD  $665  
Available:
9/12,9/19,9/26,10/3,10/10
Depart from:
Boston, MA
Duration:
7 Days 6 Nights

Highlights: Visit Boston, Concord, Ellacoya State Park, Franconia Notch State Park, Merrimack, Newport, Plymouth, White Mountain National Forest, Ogunquit, York Beach, Marthas Vineyard. Inclusions: 6 nights hotel accommodation

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Day 1

Boston airport Pickup

Guests will arrive in Boston, meeting tour guide in the baggage claim area of Logan Airport OR at Chinatown ( 81 Harrison Ave, Boston, MA 02111) around 4:30pm, then transfer to hotel at NO extra cost.
Standard Hotel: Comfort Inn or similar
Day 2

Martha's Vineyard (187 miles)

Today, we will leave Boston and drive down the Massachusetts coastline, boarding a ferry to Martha's Vineyard. Once there, we will take a tour of the island, visiting places like an Alpaca Farm. We will also visit the villages of Edgartown and Oak Bluffs, and have a Mini Island tour. In the evening, we will return to Boston.

More» The largest island not connected to mainland by a bridge or tunnel on the East Coast of the United States. Beautiful beaches, grand mansions, great restaurants and shops are all around on the island. «Less

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    More» The Martha's Vineyard Ferry carries passengers between the island and the shores of Cape Cod, the only way for tourists to reach the island if they do not own a private vessel. «Less
    Admission (Optional): Adult $20; Child (5-12 yrs) $9; Senior (Over 65 yrs) $20
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    More» This farm is a truly unique location on Martha's Vineyard, where alpacas are bred and raised. Come visit these unique, quirky animals and walk the quaint, open farmlands. «Less
    Opening Hours: Mon - Sun Sep - May 10:00am - 4:00pm, Mon - Sun Jun - Aug 10:00am - 5:00pm
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    More» This tiny town on the island of Martha's Vineyard is the first thing many people see when they arrive for their vacation. It most loved for its "gingerbread cottages" and other historic buildings from the late 1800s. «Less
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    More» This small town comprises the eastern part of Martha's Vineyard. It is an extremely popular tourist spot due to its ease of access, historical significance as a whaling town, and gorgeous beaches and other ocean scenery. «Less
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    More» This is a quick but comprehensive way to see the island of Martha's Vineyard. We will see one of the island's quaint lighthouses and visit the local alpaca farm, as well as receiving a bus pass for our time. «Less
    Admission (Optional): Adult $25; Child (Under 12 yrs) $25; Senior (Over 65 yrs) $25
Standard Hotel: Holiday Inn Mansfield-Foxboro Area or similar
Day 3

Boston - Ogunquit - York Beach - Boston (144 miles)

Today, we will drive north to Ogunquit, Maine. Once there, we will go to Perkins Cove, where we will board a boat to go on a lobster fishing trip out at sea and visit Ogunquit Playhouse. Afterwards, we will enjoy a delicious lobster meal. Before returning to Boston, we will visit the Nubble Light and the Kittery Premium Outlets.

More» This coastal town in beautiful York County, Maine is a popular summer destination for people all over New England. In fact, the name "Ogunquit" translates to "beautiful place by the sea" in the local Native American language. «Less

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    More» Perkins Cove is a small fishing village in the Ogunquit area, full of charming little gift shops and delicious seafood restaurants, making it the perfect spot for a relaxing day trip. «Less
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    More» On this fun fishing trip, we will feel like authentic New England lobster fishermen as we learn the ins and outs off the coast of Portland, ME. It will all culminate in us enjoying a delicious lobster meal. Yum! «Less
    Admission (Optional): Adult $30; Child (Under 12 yrs) $20; Senior $30|Duration: Approx. 1 Hour 30 Minutes
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    More» Maine Ogunquit Playhouse was the first, and remains the only, summer theatre from the era built exclusively as a seasonal theatre. Have you ever wondered what it's like to go behind the scenes of a professional theatre? Join us for insider access to the dressing rooms, green room and backstage. Our trained guides will share their extensive knowledge of the storied history of the Playhouse and the hundreds of stars who have graced the stage. «Less
    Admission (Optional): Adult $10; Child $10; Senior $10|Opening Hours: Tue - Sun Mar - Oct

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    More» This member of the National Register of Historic Places is considered so iconic that an image of it is included alongside structures like the Great Wall of China on the Voyager spacecraft. It is over a century old. «Less
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    More» The Kittery Premium Outlets in Maine offer visitors excellent shopping opportunities at fantastic discount prices. Some of the shops in this facility include Brookstone, Aeropostale, J. Crew, Polo Ralph Lauren, and Reebok. «Less
    Opening Hours: Mon - Sat 9:00am - 9:00pm, Sun 9:00am - 6:00pm
Standard Hotel: Holiday Inn Mansfield-Foxboro Area or similar
Day 4

Boston - Plymouth - Newport - Boston (142 miles)

Today we will venture south to historic Plymouth, where we will see Plymouth Rock, visit Plimouth Plantation, and the Mayflower II, Plimoth Grist Mill. We will also learn about the history of the local Wampanoag Native American tribe. Afterward, we will continue to Newport, RI to visit the illustrious Breakers Mansion, before returning to Boston.

More» An incorporated borough in Luzerne County, Pennsylvania, United States, situated in the rich hard coal fields of Pennsylvania. «Less

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    More» The Plimouth Plantation in Plymouth, MA is a fully-functioning historical town set in the year 1627. The complex also contains a recreation of the Mayflower, a craft center, a small farm animal zoo, and a movie theater.Price includes Mayflower II visit. «Less
    Admission (Optional): Adult $28; Child (Under 11 yrs) $16; Senior (Over 65 yrs) $26
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    More» Plymouth Rock in Plymouth, Massachusetts is an important cultural landmark in the Unites States. It is considered to be the place where European pilgrims first landed and established what would become the Commonwealth of Massachusetts in 1620. «Less
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    More» Nestled alongside bucolic Town Brook, and just a short walk from the waterfront and Mayflower II, the Plimoth Grist Mill tells the story of the grist (corn grinding) mill built by the Pilgrims in Plymouth Colony. After more than a decade of laboriously grinding corn by hand in wooden mortars, the colony authorized the construction of a water-powered corn grinding mill on Town Brook in 1636. «Less
    Admission (Optional): Adult $7; Child (5-12 yrs) $5; Senior (Over 65 yrs) $6|Opening Hours: Mon - Sun 9:00am - 5:00pm
  • Mayflower II will leave Plymouth for major repair starting Nov. 1, 2016, return time is estimated in 2018.
    More» A replica of the original 17th century ship that ferried the Pilgrims across the Atlantic before they founded the Plimoth Plantation settlement, the Mayflower II allows visitors to get an idea of what the voyage to the New World meant. «Less
    Mayflower II will leave Plymouth for major repair starting Nov. 1, 2016, return time is estimated in 2018.
    Admission (Optional): Adult $12; Child (3-11 yrs) $8; Senior (Over 65 yrs) $11|Opening Hours: Mon - Sun 9:00am - 5:00pm

More» Newport is a high end New England seaport town, extremely popular among the mega-rich of America. Travel along Ocean Drive to get beautiful scenic views and see the magnificent Breakers Mansion. It is a short drive from Boston. «Less

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    More» Newport, Rhode Island is known across the country as a haven for the elite, and the Breakers Mansion, built by the Vanderbilt family as a "summer cottage" epitomizes the wealth and opulence that has come to characterize the town. (Mandarin Chinese audio tour is now available!) «Less
    Admission (Optional): Adult $21; Child (Under 17 yrs) $7; Senior (Over 65 yrs) $21|Opening Hours: Closed on Thanksgiving and Christmas
Standard Hotel: Holiday Inn Mansfield-Foxboro Area or similar
Day 5

Ellacoya State Park - Franconia Notch State Park (158 miles)

Today we will travel north to New Hampshire, where we will visit Winnipesaukee Lake in Ellacoya State Park, where we will take a cruise on the lake, and then Franconia Notch State Park to see Cannon Mountain and the Flume Gorge.

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    More» Lake Winnipesaukee in central New Hampshire is a unique glacial lake that is famous in New England as a recreation and sightseeing spot. From the water, visitors can enjoy sights of its gorgeous shores and amazing islands. «Less
    Admission (Optional): Adult $30; Child (Under 11 yrs) $15; Senior (Over 65 yrs) $30

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    More» This beautifully scenic eight-minute ride takes visitors to just below the 4,200 foot tall peak of Cannon Mountain. From there, riders may continue up the hiking trails for views from the observation tower at the summit of the mountain. «Less
    Admission (Optional): Adult $17; Child (Under 12 yrs) $14; Senior (Over 65 yrs) $17
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    More» This naturally-occurring massive canyon in central New Hampshire was discovered by an old lady on a fishing trip. Initially there was a huge boulder that hung precariously between in walls, but in 1883 a rainstorm swept it away. «Less
    Admission (Optional): Adult $16; Child (Under 11 yrs) $13; Senior (Over 65 yrs) $16
Standard Hotel: Colonnade Inn, Lynburke Motel
Day 6

White Mountain National Forest - Merrimack - Concord (NH) (183 miles)

We will start the stay by exploring White Mountain National Forest, the home of Mount Washington, where we will ride the Cog Railway to the summit. On our way back to Boston, we will stop in Merrimack, NH to visit the Anheuser-Busch Brewery, and then in Concord, NH to see the New Hampshire State House.

More» New Hampshire’s White Mountain National Forest is home to Polar Caves Park and the beautiful views of the Kancamagus Highway. Be sure to ride the Mount Washington Cog Railway, a train that uses special tracks to climb the mountain! «Less

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    More» The highest peak in the Northeastern U.S. at 6,288 ft or 1,917m, Mt. Washington is well-known for its dangerously unpredictable weather. The world's highest wind-speed of 231 miles per hour (372 km/h) was recorded atop the summit. «Less
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    More» The first railroad of its kind, the Mt Washington cog railway using a unique series of interlocking tracks. During the one-hour ride, tourists can enjoy the spectacular view of the mountains and valleys. «Less
    Admission (Optional): Adult $69; Child (Under 12 yrs) $39; Senior (Over 65 yrs) $65|Duration: Approx. 1 Hour

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    More» Enjoy an inside look at the famous beer company's facility in Merrimack, New Hampshire! Guests on the tour can expect to be guided through every stage of the brewing process, including, of course, the tasting of the beer. «Less
    Admission (Optional): Adult $7; Senior $7

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    More» The inscriptions on the New Hampshire State House declares it "the nation's oldest state house in which the legislature still occupies its original chambers." This historic building has been in service since it was erected in 1819. «Less
Standard Hotel: Holiday Inn Mansfield-Foxboro Area or similar
Day 7

Boston

Today we will tour the city of Boston, MA, visiting the campuses of Harvard and MIT. We will see the Massachusetts State House and Trinity Church. A stop by Quincy Market will give us a chance to eat. After, we can take a boat ride in Boston Harbor. At the end of the day, guests will be returned to Logan Airport for their flights home. See "Departure and Return" for more detailed information on when to book flights.

More» Boston is a city as beautiful as it is historically significant. Visitors can walk the Freedom Trail and see where the seeds of the American Revolution were sown or visit the North End and look out over the harbor. «Less

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    More» The Massachusetts Institute of Technology in Cambridge, Massachusetts is a research university known the world over for its highly selective and intense academics, and MIT alumni include 24 Nobel Prize winners and 22 Rhodes Scholars. «Less
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    More» One of the most famous institutions of higher learning in the world, Harvard University in Cambridge, MA has been standing since 1636, making it the oldest university in the United States. Tourists come for both history and the architecture. «Less
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    More» For hundred of years, Boston Harbor has been a place of dramatic importance in the United States. Now guests can experience it in a whole new way with an exciting boat tour of the area. «Less
    Admission (Optional): Adult $23; Child (Under 11 yrs) $19; Senior (Over 65 yrs) $21|Opening Hours: Mar - Nov, Closed Thanksgiving Day, December 25, January 1.|Duration: Approx. 45 Minutes
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    More» Quincy Market in the Faneuil Hall marketplace of downtown Boston is a historic building that still serves as a souvenir marketplace and food court today. The area has expanded to include two other marketplace buildings as well. «Less
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    More» Perched grandly atop Beacon Hill, the Massachusetts State House has been the location of Massachusetts government since 1798. This iconic domed building houses the governor's offices and the state legislature. Tours must be scheduled in advance. «Less
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    More» This museum is the Presidential Library of the 35th president and its glass-encased lobby and outdoor patio offer amazing views of the bay. It is the official repository of documents from the Kennedy Administration. «Less
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    More» Trinity Church is located in Boston's upscale Back Bay neighborhood. It is a parish of the Episcopal Diocese of Massachusetts, and the elaborate and ornate building has become a landmark and icon in downtown Boston. «Less
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    More» Boston's famous park has been serving citizens of the city for over 200 years. The 50 acres of rolling lawns and clear ponds have seen the likes of everyone from Martin Luther King to Paul Revere. «Less
  • Departure & Return

  • Boston Airport Pickup:
    • Free airport pick-up time is between 9:00am and 9:00pm based on estimated time of arrival of your flight.
    • If your arrival time is between 9:00pm and 10:30pm, there is additional fee of $50 per party (max. 2 person), $10/each for additional person in the group.
    • if the arrival time is between 10:31pm to 8:59am, guests need to get themselves to the hotel or request an appointment.
    • Please supply DOMESTIC direct contact cell phone. Customers will take the responsibility of missing the pick up time due to lacking direct contact information
    Note: We suggest you to arrange your flight arrive Boston logan airport after 2 pm because the hotel earliest check in time is 3 pm, if you arrive before that, you will have to wait in the hotel lobby until check in available
  • Return Flight Arrangement: There are still travel activities on the last day of the tour, so please schedule flights to depart from Boston after 6:00 pm (the tour will be at Logan Airport at around 5:00pm).
  • Price Includes

  • 6 nights hotel accommodation
  • Transportation via deluxe air conditioned, lavatory equipped motor coach; sometimes may via 7-Seat or 15-Seat minibus.
  • Tour guide Level 2: semi-guided tour
  • All taxes
  • Price Excludes

  • Admission Fees:
    Destination Adult Child Senior
    Boston, MA
    Boston Harbor Cruise (Optional) $23 $19 (Under 11 yrs) $21 (Over 65 yrs)
    Ellacoya State Park
    Winnipesaukee Lake Cruise (Optional) $30 $15 (Under 11 yrs) $30 (Over 65 yrs)
    Franconia Notch State Park
    Cannon Mountain Aerial Tramway (Optional) $17 $14 (Under 12 yrs) $17 (Over 65 yrs)
    Flume Gorge (Optional) $16 $13 (Under 11 yrs) $16 (Over 65 yrs)
    Marthas Vineyard, MA
    Martha's Vineyard Island Ferry (Optional) $20 $9 (5-12 yrs) $20 (Over 65 yrs)
    Mini Island Tour (Optional) $25 $25 (Under 12 yrs) $25 (Over 65 yrs)
    Merrimack
    Anheuser-Busch Brewery Tours (Optional) $7 / $7
    Newport, RI
    Breakers Mansion (Optional) $21 $7 (Under 17 yrs) $21 (Over 65 yrs)
    Ogunquit, ME
    Lobster Fishing Trip (Optional) $30 $20 (Under 12 yrs) $30
    Ogunquit Playhouse (Optional) $10 $10 $10
    Plymouth
    Mayflower II (Optional) $12 $8 (3-11 yrs) $11 (Over 65 yrs)
    Plimoth Grist Mill (Optional) $7 $5 (5-12 yrs) $6 (Over 65 yrs)
    Plimoth Plantation (Optional) $28 $16 (Under 11 yrs) $26 (Over 65 yrs)
    Plimoth Plantation & Mayflower II Combo Ticket (Optional) $31 $20 (Under 12 yrs) $28 (Over 65 yrs)
    White Mountain National Forest
    Mount Washington Cog Railway (Optional) $69 $39 (Under 12 yrs) $65 (Over 65 yrs)
    • Prices are subject to change without prior notice.
    • If you would like to join the optional activities, please pay the fee in cash to the tour guide. You cannot buy / use the tickets on your own or use City Passes. The tour guide will arrange the tickets for the group.
  • Air fares between your hometown and the departure city.
  • All meals and drinks during the trip are not included in tour price. The tour guide will make eating arrangements.
  • A mandatory service fees: A total of $9.00/day per passenger. Any child / Infant reserving a seat will have to pay the service fees as well. Ex: 2 people taking a 2-day tour would pay: $9 x 2 (seats) x 2 (days) = $36.
  • Personal room fees such as laundry or valet services, telephone calls, or alcoholic beverages/ mini bar items, unless they are otherwise specified.
  • Any private expenses
  • Additional Note

  • Hotel pricing: Prices are based on two adults sharing. Single room occupancy requires an extra fee. Double, triple & quad prices are for two, three, and four people, staying in one room, respectively (including children). Please note that each hotel room can only accommodate a maximum of 4 guests (adults or children). Each guest room comes standard with two full-sized or one queen-sized bed.
  • Travel documents: All customers will be responsible for providing their own travel documents and visa if required.
  • Language: All tours are escorted by professional bi- or multi-lingual tour guides and/or drivers (English/Chinese). Depending on the number of passengers booked for a particular departure, tours and/or languages may be combined to operate the tours.
  • City Passes: No City Passes or any other kind of outside promotional offer may be used on this tour. Guests who buy tickets to attractions from elsewhere will not be provided with transportation.
  • Child Seat: Children aged under 8 yrs will have to have car seat to take our tours. Customers will need to prepare car seats themselves, tour operator is not responsible to provide car seats.
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Pricing Policy

  • Buy 2 Get 3rd Free details:
    (1) Offer applies to 3rd person sharing one room with two paying adults. Prices are already adjusted. (2) Cancellation of free-fare passenger must be made at least 3 days before departure. (3) No-show (or late cancellation) of free passenger incurs $450 penalty fee for the reserved bus seat.
  • Child rates: Child rates apply to those who are 0-12 yrs old. Customers are welcome to use child safety seats on that have lap and/or shoulder belts/harnesses
  • To display prices, please mouse over the date on the calendar; the relevant cost-per-person will be displayed.
Booking Information
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2 Number of Rooms:
3 Flight Info (if any): To be advised
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  • Policies

Confirmation

  • Immediately after submitting your reservation you will receive a receipt of booking by email. Within 36 hours of submitting your reservation you will receive a confirmation email confirming the booking status. The tour requires a minimum number of passengers to operate so reconfirmation two days prior to the departure date is required. If you are planning to take flight to join the tour, please call us to confirm the tour before booking flight tickets.

Redemption

  • You will receive an confirmation email (e-ticket) after your order is received. Complete operator information, including local telephone numbers at your destination, is included on e-ticket. You must print the e-tickets and take them along on your trip; they are your proof of purchase.

Terms & Condition

BOOKING AND RESERVATION
  • All tours are for early booking, tour operator suggests the each passenger should book tour at least 3 weeks before departure date. Passenger may make reservation via email; however, seats will not be assigned until the deposit has been paid. At time of reservation, passenger may require to provide name, phone number and address and specify designated tour and date of travel.
SEAT ASSIGNMENT
  • All seats are pre-assigned with numbers; seat assignment is based on a first come first serve basis after down payment.
TRAVEL DOCUMENTS
  • Each passenger must carry a valid travel document. (Valid visa for countries needed) (E.g. Green Card, Passport, Re-Entry Permit, and etc.) Tour operator is not responsible for lost or stolen personal items.
CANCELLATION OR CHANGE POLICY
    All cancellations or changes of date must comply with the following details: (Notification day and departure day are not counted)
  • 25% of total fee will be charged if cancel or change more than 14 days before departure (not including departure date).
  • 50% of total fee will be charged if cancel or change within 8 to 14 days before departure date (not including departure date).
  • 75% of total fee will be charged if cancel or change within 4 to 7 days before departure date (not including departure date).
  • Absolutely NO refund (exchangeable) on all cancellations or postponements within 3 days prior to departure (not including departure date).
  • All concert tickets and bus tickets are NOT refundable or exchangeable.
  • Passenger must present ticket(s) at time of refund; all refunds will be issued by company check or credit card only. (Absolutely NO cash refund).
    There is 6% handling fee add-on to the above penalties.
BOARDING TIME AND PLACE
  • All passengers must arrive 30 minutes before departure time. All passengers must show photo ID and boarding pass or tickets for boarding; absolutely no boarding without tickets. Departure time and boarding location will be confirmed after reservation is made.
TRAVEL INSURANCE
  • Tour operator is not responsible for any loss of or damage to personal items, or personal injury that may occur on or during the tour. It is optional that passengers to buy travel insurance, for more information, please consult your travel agent.
RESPONSIBILITY
  • Tour operator reserves the right to substitute hotels and alter itinerary, withdraw any tour and make any desirable alteration for the convenience of the operation of the tour.
  • Tour operator reserves the right to alter the tour program and itinerary order may be different than displayed online, the tour guide will arrange it accordingly depending on the traffic, hotel arrangement, and attractions opening time, etc.
  • Tour operator reserves the right to cancel the tour prior to departure for any reason. By accepting our policy, the passenger must agree that the tour operator shall hold no responsibilities in itinerary alterations, delays or cancellation strikes, sickness, theft, loss, accidents, weather or any other causes.
  • Each group requires a minimum of 10 passengers to operate a departure. The tour operator reserves the right to cancel a departure due to not meeting this basic requirement. Liability to such cancellation is limited to full refund of money received by us, and this will constitute full settlement with Tour Department.
  • Tour operator reserves the right to decline to accept or retain any tour member at any reason before or during the tour.
  • All prices are subject to change without prior notice.
  • All itineraries are subject to change without notice.
  • All passengers must obtain a valid passport and all entry / exit visa as required by immigration regulation.
  • If passenger has any special request to leave the tour in a certain place during the tour, it is their responsibility to notify tour operator in advance to confirm upon booking the tour.
  • Passenger must be self-reliant; those who require assistance must be accompanied by a friend or relative. Tour operator is NOT able to provide individual assistance for any passenger.
  • Passengers should inform the escort or hotel reception if they are to use the hotel swimming pool. All children should be accompanied by their parents while using the pool. No life guard on premises, swim at your own risk.
  • Passenger(s) are responsible for his or her belonging(s). Tour operator will NOT longer provide services to track or trace any personal item(s).