Air Transportation: LeSEA Tours ability to provide air service from your gateway city is limited to airline schedules and availability of negotiated airfares. Airfares negotiated by LeSEA Tours, limit your ability to exchange, endorse or make changes to airline tickets. Seat assignments, frequent flyer miles and special meals are the responsibility of the traveler. Please be advised that some airlines impose restrictions on the accumulation and/or use of frequent flyer miles in conjunction with fares used by LeSEA Tours. Service charges (imposed by the airline) and/or loss of issued tickets will be the responsibility of the passenger. LeSEA Tours will confirm air carriers and routings on the most direct flights available, at our contract rates at the time the ticket is issued and LeSEA Tours reserves the right to substitute charter flights for scheduled service and vice versa. LeSEA Tours also reserves the right to choose the carrier and routing. Actual flight schedules will not be issued until 21 days prior to departure and all airline schedules are subject to change without notice. LeSEA Tours is not responsible for airline schedule changes and its effect the change may cause to your domestic flight to your gateway city.
Hotel Accommodations: Twin bedded rooms with bath and/or showers are standard in all hotels. Private rooms for travelers are based upon availability at the time of booking and an additional single room rate charge will be assessed based upon the tour package selected. Single and triple accommodations are limited. Triple rooms will be booked at the same rate per person as the double room rate.
Exclusions: This Tour Package does not include: passport/visa fees, optional tours, beverages, snacks, lunch, and laundry. Also not included are excess baggage fees, forwarding of baggage, tips for personal favors, travel insurance, any costs resulting from absence or deviation from the itinerary and any items not shown herein as being included.
Service Charges: Late fees, cancellation fees, special service fees, deviation fees, transfer of tour date fees may be assessed as warranted. Checks that cannot be processed due to insufficient funds will be assessed a $25 fee.
Passports: You must have a valid passport with at least six (6) months validity, to travel to Israel. No visas or shots are required for American citizens. If you are not an American citizen, you may be required to obtain a valid visa and should contact the Israeli Embassy nearest you to inquire about obtaining an entry visa for Israel. Obtaining a passport and/or visa is the sole responsibility of the passenger. LeSEA Tours assumes no responsibility or liability for passports and/or visas.
Itinerary: Itinerary is subject to change without notice. Israel is a country of constant change. Based upon the total number of various tour groups in the country at the time of our visit, the chronological order of the daily itinerary may be changed to facilitate the movement and order of the group. The itinerary is a general outline and may be changed at the discretion of LeSEA Tours, leader or guide based upon administrative decisions for the best interest of the entire group. Special guests, events or meetings related to the trip are subject to change or cancellation without advance notice.
Payment: Payment for the tour must be made to LeSEA Tours. No other person is authorized to request, receive or collect payments. A deposit of $300.00 per person is required at the time of booking. The remainder of the unpaid balance is due 60 days prior to departure. Final payments not received 60 days prior to departure risk cancellation. Reservations received after the "Balance Due Deadline" will be accepted only upon availability, with a full payment in addition to a $100 per person late booking fee plus any additional expenses imposed by suppliers. Personal checks are not accepted after the "Balance Due Deadline".
Enrollment forms: LeSEA Tours requires completed and signed enrollment forms for all passengers traveling to Israel. Refusal to comply with this rule will revoke a passenger's reservation.
Conduct: In an effort to ensure companionable group membership, LeSEA Tours reserves the right to accept, reject or expel any person whose conduct is deemed incompatible with the general well being of the group as a whole.
Health & Physical Disability: The passenger warrants that he or she is physically and otherwise fit to endure the physical demands of this trip and is able to walk and travel on the tour. Passengers requiring a wheelchair must provide their own collapsible wheelchair and are required to travel with another non-disabled adult who is willing and able to assist the passenger through out the tour. Many sites are not accessible to the physically challenged/wheelchairs and therefore could limit ones experience. LeSEA Tours reserves the right to refuse passage to anyone who's physical or mental condition (in the opinion of LeSEA Tours) renders him or her incapable of participating in this tour or who (in the opinion of LeSEA Tours) requires care beyond that which LeSEA Tours can provide.
Insurance: Travel insurance is highly recommended and may be purchased prior to departure. LeSEA Tours recommends Travel Guard Insurance Company. Travel Guard Insurance enrollment brochure will be provided to you at the time your booking is confirmed.
RESPONSIBILITY: The responsibility of LeSEA Tours, as the tour operator and/or their agents is limited. They act only as agents for the passenger in regard to travel whether by railroad, motor coach, private car, boat, aircraft or any other conveyance, and assume no liability for injury, damage, loss, accident, delay or irregularity which may be occasioned either by reason or defect, through the acts or defaults of any company or person engaged in conveying the passengers or in carrying out the arrangements of the tour, or as direct or indirect result of acts of nature, dangers incident to the sea, fire, breakdown in machinery or equipment, acts of governments or other authorities, de jure or de facto, wars, whether declared or not; hostilities, terrorism, civil disturbances, strikes, riots, theft, pilferage, epidemics, quarantines, illnesses, medical or customs regulations, or from any causes beyond LeSEA Tours control, or from any loss or damage resulting from improper passports, visas or other documents. LeSEA Tours can accept no responsibility for loss or additional expenses due to delay or changes in schedule or other causes. The right is reserved to decline, to accept or retain any tour passenger should such person's health or general deportment impede the operation of the tour to the detriment of other passengers. A complete refund covering the unfinished part of the land tour will be made to such individuals as soon as possible, if applicable, from LeSEA Tours, but without further obligation for liability on the part of the company. LeSEA Tours reserves the right to cancel or reschedule any tour departure in accordance with operating requirements. All rates are based on tariffs in effect at the time the tour was planned and are subject to change in the event of adjustments therein. Baggage is carried at the owner's risk and baggage insurance is recommended. The issuance of tickets and vouchers shall be deemed to be consent to above conditions. No refund for any unused portion of the tour can be made. Tour services including, but not limited to, carriage by land, carriage by sea, guide services, hotel accommodations, restaurants and all services other than carriage by air furnished by LeSEA Tours are furnished by contractors who are independent and do not act for or on behalf of LeSEA Tours, are not servants of any airline and with whom neither LeSEA Tours nor any airlines have any relationship as joint venture or otherwise. The acceptance of this order or participation in the tour by such persons(s) of the above and of any further condition that LeSEA Tours and the airlines used shall not be liable or responsible in any way whatsoever for any inconvenience, loss, damage, or injury arising out of or in connection with such tour services other than its liability under the ticket and tariff provisions for carriage by airline used. Airlines used shall also not be liable or responsible for the accuracy of any representations regarding the tour service.