- Terms And Conditions
Please read the below terms and conditions before you purchase any tour listed on goldenbustours.com. By becoming our customer, you agree to the following Terms and Conditions, and any updates thereto. GoldenBusTours can change the Terms and Conditions at any time without notice.
Before reserving a tour, it is your responsibility to read Tour Itinerary, Pricing, Package Includes and Excludes, Terms and Conditions, Cancellation and Refund Policy, Special Note, etc. Herein, you state that you have already read and completely understood the content and will waive any right you have to dispute against any part of it after the purchase is made by you. Once you complete your reservation, it is your responsibility to keep all your contact information updated.
Reservation Strategy and E-Ticket
- After submitting your order, your email will receive a confirmation. This confirmation does not guarantee the availability of seats.
- Within a few days of submitting your order, you will receive your reservation confirmation by e-mail.
- Check your email later for your E-Ticket and the final arrangements of your tour. Tour details and contact information for the local tour operator will be included in your E-Tickets for your convenience and reconfirmation purposes.
- Print out your E-Ticket to present it with a valid photo ID on the departure day, if needed. E-tickets will be your boarding pass.
- You can call the tour operator to re-confirm all details, including your flight information or pickup schedule before departure.
Privacy of Data
- GoldenBusTours highly recommends to get travel insurance for medical, baggage, and trip cancellation, etc. GoldenBusTours does not offer any travel arrangements. The tours listed on our site are operated by different tour providers. We are an agent for those providers of tours, sightseeing, transportation, and hotel accommodations. GoldenBusTours is exempted from all liabilities in the event of any accident resulting in, but not limited to, injury to people, loss or damage of properties, death during the trip, irregularities delays, or other occurrences beyond our control. You agree that GoldenBusTours will not be held liable for any damages or costs arising out of a dispute between you and any provider or third party for anything which is considered in any way related to its site or the information available on this site, and hereby you expressively waive any claim against GoldenBusTours including its owner, officers, directors, parents, employees, subsidiaries, representatives, and agents.
- GoldenBusTours believes that due to its Cancellation Policy and the unexpected events that could possibly occur, your party would benefit from a Travel Insurance.
Tour Changes and Cancellation
Tour providers try their best to keep all the tour arrangements same as planned, however, sometimes to ensure safe tours, the tour providers have the right to make changes including postponing, altering and canceling tours. This update can be due to transportation, weather, riot and all other reasons under rare or special circumstances. Tour providers also have the right to cancel the tour before departure, and refund your payment if the amount of participants is inadequate to start a group tour.
Tours are escorted by bi- lingual or English or multi-lingual guide and/or driver guides. To meet the language needs of passengers on a tour, languages can be combined to ensure a good tour operation. You are responsible to inform us about your language preference when you book the tour.
Pricing, Amendment, Cancellation and Refund Policy
Please note that all prices are in the United States Dollars. Prices can vary due to availability. As an example, prices can increase during holidays. All prices need confirmation. GoldenBusTours’ Standard Amendment, Cancellation and Refund Policy is considered a part of this agreement, and you also agree that you read and agreed to all its details before booking online.
Passports and Visas
You are responsible for preparing any travel documents and/or visa/entry requirements needed for each country you will visit and/or use for transit on your chosen tour. Entry/Visa laws are different differ based on travelers citizenship. GoldenBusTours cannot prepare travel documents for customers or be responsible for notifying of country’s entry requirements. You are the only one responsible for any expenses resulting from delays or itinerary changes if you lack the appropriate travel documents.
You should abide by the regulations and laws promulgated by the government of the countries on the tours, including – but not limited to – all Customs and immigration Laws and Regulations. GoldenBusTours is not responsible for any penalties resulting from your failure to abide by the regulations of the government of the related country.
Buy 2, Get 1 or 2 Free Offers (Buy 2 Get 1 Special)
Offers are based on availability. Once confirmed, your reservation cannot be removed or changed without a Fee. If cancellation of free passenger(s) is made 7 days before tour departure, your reservation shall be subject to $30 Fee plus the amount for the paid travelers. Cancellations within 7 days of tour departure date are subject to the Standard Amendment, Cancellation and Refund Policy. No-shows on the tour departure date will be assessed a penalty fee per passenger, that will be paid in cash by the other participating travelers of the reservation. This is a mandatory fee to be collected by the tour guide in order to participate in the tour.
Further details about Tours4Fun’s cancellation and refund practices are described in Standard Amendment, Cancellation and Refund Policy. GoldenBusTours Standard Amendment, Cancellation and Refund Policy are part of this Agreement, and you agree that you have read and have agreed to all its content before making your online reservation.
Airport Transfers/ Flight Information
Flight information should be provided to arrange the airport pick up. If flight information is not provided or provided at the last minute, no airport pick up services would be arranged. If you want to self-transfer to the first night’s hotel, you should inform us earlier. Urgent requirements to reinstate airport pick up services are not guaranteed. In case of flight delays, GoldenBusTours or the tour provider will try to arrange another airport pick up service, however; this is not guaranteed. If airport transfer services are not available or cannot be provided, guests need to arrange self-transferring to the tour’s hotel.
Travel companions parties accept to start the tour together on their own will. Disparities culturally, financially, or personally are the parties’ responsibility to resolve and do not affect the overall tour in any way. If one of the parties cancels his/her reservation of the tour, all penalties or cancellation charges must be fully paid by the departing party. Travel Companion orders are nonrefundable after submitting the payments by each companion party. The reservations of the Travel Companion cannot change the date of departure unless all parties agree to this change. No room, alteration can be made once the tour is confirmed. Rooms provided on tour are standard double rooms – with 2 queen size or full size beds – unless otherwise specified. Other bedding arrangements will be at additional fees, if available and will be your responsibility.
Herein, all parties agree to the policies and regulations of travel companion plus the general terms and conditions. All parties also have agreed to continue the tour in good faith and understanding.
Travel Companion parties should decide on one pick up point to join the tour or one airport transfer time.
Hereby, you waive any objection to GoldenBusTours’ use of electronic records with any of the following: MasterCard, Discover, American Express, VISA, or banks which issued credit cards, if it is should necessary for GoldenBusTours to respond to a chargeback. Also, you agree that GoldenBusTours does its business electronically by email, which means that email is accepted for the delivery of our services. Tickets are not delivered in person or by mail.
You accept not to dispute a credit card charge if services are not rendered, as GoldenBusTours can prove that the E-Ticket was sent to your email through its records. You accept that you must not dispute any charge. This includes and not limited to filing chargebacks claiming fraud, including claims that the name of GoldenBusTours is not recognized by you. If you file a chargeback improperly, then you accept to provide an official written statement to your credit card company to confirm the charge is correct and you agree to send a faxed copy of your letter to GoldenBusTours, Attention: Chargeback.
In the event any legal action is necessary by GoldenBusTours to collect the money taken away from GoldenBusTours through a chargeback or to even collect the Chargeback Fee, you also agree to pay GoldenBusTours’ legal expenses if GoldenBusTours wins the lawsuit.
Medical Conditions, Pregnancy and Travel
If you have a special medical condition, or in case you are pregnant and still considering travel, you should consult with your midwife or doctor, especially if your condition requires urgent care, routine care, or your pregnancy is at high-risk. You also understand GoldenBusTours and the local provider are not in this position of providing any medical services or even urgent care if required. You are the only one liable for all risks, incidences or even consequences incurred during the tour. We recommend you purchase medical insurance and also travel insurance.
Disabilities and Travel
We welcome all people, no matter their color or physical conditions. We aim at providing free access and travel opportunities for special needs people all over the United States and also abroad; however, not all travel products include special accommodations. Also, you are responsible, before you book, to ensure that any special arrangement can be made. GoldenBusTours and the local provider are not liable for incidences or consequences occurring during the tour or all complaints or lawsuits after or during travel due to the failure of informing us of your special needs. Moreover, you need to re-confirm with us, after you reserve the seats that this special accommodation is provided.
Disclaimer and Limitation of Liability
GoldenBusTours exerts reasonable efforts to show complete, accurate and current information; however, we do not warrant that the current content is complete, accurate, current, or free of technical and typographical errors. It is the user’s own responsibility to verify all information before booking a tour. We have the right to change and update any information within this site without notice. Use of this website and its content is at the risk of the user only. We can provide links to other websites for your convenience; however, these sites are not controlled by GoldenBusTours, and GoldenBusTours is not responsible for their content. You are responsible to take all precautions to ensure that anything you select is free bugs, worms, viruses, cancel-bots, Trojan horses and other harmful items or of a destructive nature.
If your information, including but not limited to, email address, physical address, phone number, or other contact information is incorrect, GoldenBusTours will not be liable for any information not received by the traveler.
Choice of Law, Waiver, and Claims
This Agreement is governed by and also construed according to the laws of the State of Massachusetts, without reference to conflicts of law rules. As a condition of the use of the GoldenBusTours website and service, you agree to submit to the personal and exclusive jurisdiction of the courts within the county of Harris, Texas. Also, you agree to file any suit or grievance of any kind in the courts within Houston. If any provision of our agreement is found unenforceable or invalid, that provision should be enforced to the maximum and all the other provisions will remain in full force. GoldenBusTours failure to insist on or enforce the performance of any provision in this agreement, it will not be considered as a waiver of any right or provision. Nothing mentioned in this agreement should be construed as creating a partnership, agency relationship, or joint venture between GoldenBusTours and the product providers or between GoldenBusTours and any other of its Partners. Neither the Tour Providers nor any Business Partner has the ability to create any obligation on GoldenBusTours’ behalf. This Agreement constitutes the entire agreement between GoldenBusTours and you with respect to using Goldenbustours.com.
Disclaimers & Limitations of Liability
Under no set of conditions, is GoldenBusTours or its partners, specialists, service providers, merchants and/or suppliers, are to be held responsible for any of the given misfortunes or damages (even if such losses were predictable, anticipated, known or otherwise): (i) loss of information; (ii) loss of generated revenue or expected profits; (iii) loss of trade; (iv) loss of favorable circumstances; (v) loss of altruism or loss of repute; (vi) losses endured by third parties; or (vii) heedless of the type of action, any collateral, considerable, unique or typical losses emerging from the use of Goldenbustours.com.
GoldenBusTours and its operators and suppliers, in making preparations for lodgings, travels, transportation or any assistance regarding the agendas of individual clients, should not be subject to injury, harm, calamity, mishap, lag or irregularity, risk or cost incurred to individual or property because of the demonstration of dereliction by any hotel, transporter or other organization or individual giving the tour provided benefits.
Moreover, GoldenBusTours and its specialists and suppliers recognize no liability regarding any ailment, theft, labor conflicts, equipment disruption, government constrains, action of warfare and/or terrorism, climate, faulty conveyance used for transportation or for any misfortune or loss or whatever other cause outside their authority, and not for any extra costs or harm because of changes in pre-planned timetable or any element beyond their control.
GoldenBusTours’ subject matter – including the data, names, pictures, emblems, costs, dates, and accessibility associated with GoldenBusTours, Goldenbustours.com and/or to a GoldenBusTours subsidiary website, access provider, admin and/or marketing associate – is given “AS IS” and on an “AS AVAILABLE” premise with no representations or any sort of guarantee made (whether explicit or suggested by law) to the degree allowed by law, including the inferred guarantees of palatable quality, wellness for a specific reason, non-encroachment, congruity, security and veracity.
At GoldenBusTours we keep checking the minutiae about every one of the items and facilities we offer, to perfection. Notwithstanding, GoldenBusTours does not pledge the exactness, accuracy, dependability, completeness, or cash of any layout contained on Goldenbustours.com or any GoldenBusTours-associated sites.
On the off chance that any of these terms are resolved to be illicit, invalid or generally void according to the laws of any state or nation in which these terms are expected to be put into effect, then to the degree and inside of the prerogative in which that term is unlawful, void or invalid, it might be separated and erased from these terms and the remaining terms should stay in effect, stay in full constrain and impact and keep on being valid.
Product (Tour) Validity, Modifications & Amendments
All items, visits and ministrations presented by GoldenBusTours are legitimate according to the timetable showed at Goldenbustours.com. GoldenBusTours is not to be held accountable for any data that isn’t precisely provided by them.
The GoldenBusTours Customer Assistance Department (email:firstname.lastname@example.org) will handle all solicitations for alterations/corrections according to the amendments made.
Sometimes our suppliers and/or ministration providers carry out adjustments in the visit dates, costs, incorporations, scope, age barriers, and so forth. Accordingly, GoldenBusTours maintains whatever authority is needed to cross out, change or alternate any ministration, visit, ticket or item that you have reserved at goldenbustours.com whenever, for whatever incentive. In such scenarios, on the off chance that you are not pleased with the incentives offered, you qualify for a full reimbursement, but only the initial price tag.