Terms & Conditions

Below are our terms and conditions. We highly recommend you read through these, however cumbersome it may be seem, as it could save you a lot of stress!

Global Travel Directors Pty Ltd is acting entirely as an agent for the tour and cruise operators appearing on this web site. We and you are bound by the terms and conditions of each of these operators if you decide to use their services. You must acquaint yourself with their terms and consitions before making a booking:

Your use of this web site is expressly conditioned on your acceptance of the following terms and conditions. If you do not agree with any part of the following terms and conditions, you must not use this site. By using this web site you acknowledge your agreement to all of the following terms and conditions. These terms and conditions shall apply regardless of the means by which the site was accessed, including, but not limited to, through our URL addresses, electronic mail, or links from another site.

GLOBAL TRAVEL DIRECTORS PTY LIMITED site information has been secured from a variety of travel companies and other sources. We cannot independently verify the accuracy of our travel supplier’s information and we cannot warrant their accuracy or completeness. All information, prices and availability are subject to change without any notice. For purposes of planning your vacation, we recommend you utilize this Web Site as a starting point for your travel planning and that all published material facts be confirmed with one of our travel consultants or directly with the travel supplier, prior to making any definite travel plans or placing a deposit, which may be non-refundable in some cases. Many travel suppliers also enact a monetary penalty for cancelling or changing certain reservations. Passengers are subject to the terms, conditions and availability of each independent travel supplier within this Web Site. Global Travel Directors Pty Limited is not responsible for any typographical errors, incorrect prices or price changes or offer withdrawals without notice, listed on this website.

Unless otherwise stated, all Cruise, Hotel and Tours and other accommodation other are based on double occupancy. Availability is also is also subject to confirmation by the supplier. Unless otherwise stated, Cruise prices are cruise only and do not include port charges or any airfares.Unless otherwise stated, Tour prices are land only and do not include any airfares.

GLOBAL TRAVEL DIRECTORS PTY LIMITED is acting as a mere agent for all the suppliers identified on this web site, in selling travel related services, or in accepting reservations or bookings for services that are not directly supplied by this travel agency (such as air and ground transportation, hotel accommodations, meals, tours, cruises, etc.) GLOBAL TRAVEL DIRECTORS PTY LIMITED therefore, shall (so far as the law permits) NOT be responsible under any law of contract or tort or under any legislative provisions for any intentional, grossly negligent or careless actions or omissions on the part of such suppliers, which result in any loss, damage delay, or injury to you or your traveling companions.

GLOBAL TRAVEL DIRECTORS PTY LIMITED shall not be responsible for any injuries, damages, or losses caused to any passenger in connection with terrorist activities, social or labour unrest, mechanical or construction failures or difficulties, diseases, local laws, climatic conditions, abnormal conditions or developments, or any other actions, omissions, or conditions outside the travel agent’s control.

GLOBAL TRAVEL DIRECTORS PTY LIMITED make no representations about the suitability of the information, software, products and services contained on this web site for any purpose. All such information, software, products and services are provided “as is” without warranty of any kind.

We herby disclaim all warranties and conditions with regard to this information, software products, and services, including all implied warranties and conditions of merchantability and fitness for a particular purpose. Except in instances where the law prohibits such exclusion, we shall in no way be liable for any direct, indirect, punitive, incidental, special, or consequential damages arising out of or in any way connected with the use of this web site or with the delay or inability to use this web site, or for any information, software products and services obtained or proposed to be obtained through this web site.

If however, despite the exclusions contained in this paragraph, GLOBAL TRAVEL DIRECTORS PTY LIMITED should be found liable for any loss or damage, their liability will not exceed the amount of any subscription, fees and/or service charges paid by claimant to GLOBAL TRAVEL DIRECTORS PTY LIMITED for the services.

Passengers assume complete and full responsibility for, and hereby releases GLOBAL TRAVEL DIRECTORS PTY LIMITED from, any duty of checking and verifying any and all passport, visa, vaccination, or other entry requirements of each destination, and all safety and security and security conditions of such destinations, during the length of the proposed travel. For information concerning passport and visa requirements as well as travel advisedness and possible dangers at international destinations you are strongly advised to visit http://smartraveller.gov.au

By embarking upon their travels, the passenger voluntarily assumes all risks involved in such travel, whether expected or unexpected. Passengers are hereby warned of the these risks, such as medical occurrences and climatic disruptions, and are STRONGLY ADVISED TO OBTAIN APPRORIATE MEDICAL AND TRAVEL INSURANCE either at the time of booking or prior to departure.

Global Travel Directors Pty Limited including its successors affiliates and assigns now existing or hereafter organized is the owner of all copyrights, trade secrets, patents or other intellectual property rights in this site. You may not disassemble, decompile, reverse engineer or otherwise derive source code from the software, reproduce, distribute, publish, license, modify, create derivative works from, transfer, sell, rent or lease any information, software products or services obtained from this site without our express written permission and/or our third party providers and distributors.

You represent and warrant that you are of sufficient legal age to use this site and to create binding legal obligations for any liability you may incur as a result of the use of this site.

This Web site may contain hyperlinks to web sites operated by parties other than GLOBAL TRAVEL DIRECTORS PTY LIMITED. Such hyperlinks are provided for your convenience only. We do not control such web sites and we are not responsible for their contents. Our inclusion of hyperlinks to such Web sites does not imply any endorsement of the material on such Web sites or any association with them.

This agreement and its performance shall be governed by the laws of the state of New South Wales, Australia. You consent and submit to this exclusive jurisdiction in all questions and controversies arising out of your use of the site and this agreement.

Global Travel Directors Pty Limited may at any time modify these terms and conditions and your continued use of this site will be conditioned upon the terms and conditions in force at the time of your use.

These terms and conditions shall be deemed severable. In the event that any provision is determined to be unenforceable or invalid, such provision shall nonetheless be enforced to the fullest extent permitted by applicable law, and such determination shall not affect the validity and enforceability for any other remaining provisions.

Reservations & Deposits: We follow the deposit policy of each tour and cruise company. You should review in detail the booking and cancellation policy of your tour company located on this web site or on the operators web site or in their brochure.

Travel Protection Plans: We STRONGLY urge you to purchase a travel protection plan that covers issues that may cause you to miss your trip, Illness, flight delays and various types of unexpected family emergencies can be covered depending on the plan purchased.

Cancellation Penalties: First of all, we RECOMMEND Travel Protection type plans. If you cancel your reservation you will be charged the cancellation penalties incurred by your particular tour/cruise company. These are not GLOBAL TRAVEL DIRECTORS PTY LIMITED charges.

Changes to Itineraries: Some tour companies and airlines charge a fee for changes initiated by you to your tour plans or dates. We do not add any additional service charge.