Booking Conditions

GENERAL CONDITIONS


Rates: We can quote airfares to Australia from all cities. Call 800-444-4097 or 617-242-7845 from 9am-5pm EST for a quote.

Reservations and Payments: A completed tour application together with a deposit of $600.00 per person must be received before confirming your reservations. A $200 per person deposit is required to book the pre-trip to Sydney.  A $200.00 per person deposit is required to book the post-trip to Port Douglas. Final payments must be received before May 1, 2014.

Cancellations: The initial deposit of $600 for the Outback Marathon and the $200.00 deposit for the pre-trip and post-trip is non-refundable if canceled at any time. No refund applies to cancellations after May 1. Airline tickets are non-refundable once ticketed. Land prices may change due to currency fluctuations or changes in tax.


Airfares: Airline tickets are nonrefundable once ticketed but may be exchanged for future travel on the same airline if a new reservation is made and paid for prior to the departure date of the original ticket subject to change fees.


Not included in price: All items not specifically listed under tour features.

Insurance:  For your protection, trip cancellation, baggage, health and accident insurance is highly recommended for all participants. However, no representation or description of the insurance made by our staff constitutes a binding assurance or promise about the insurance.

 

Responsibility: These tours are operated by Marathon Tours, Inc. of Boston, MA who acts only as an agent for the passenger to the companies offering such services and assumes no liability for injury, damage, loss, accident, delay or irregularity caused by any reason whatsoever by any party offering such services. The right is reserved to cancel the tour prior to departure with a full refund made as full settlement to the passenger. Marathon Tours, Inc. may make any changes or alterations in the itinerary as it deems necessary for the proper handling of the tour and may refuse any person as a member of the tour. The sole responsibility of any airline used is limited to that set out in the passenger contract evidenced by the ticket. The airlines concerned are not to be held responsible for any act, omission or event during the time that the passengers are not on board their aircraft.