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Best of Cuba & East Coast of USA

16 Nights Empress Of The Seas

Includes Flights, Meals, Accommodation, Guided Sightseeing

Departures 23/03/2019

Miami, Washington DC and New York and the Caribbean islands of Cozumel, Cuba and Bahamas

FROM
$4,999
pp twin
$6,809
single
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Authentic days. Unbelievable nights. Get ready for a journey that’s just as momentous as the destination. You’ll make history as one of the first to sail to Cuba onboard Empress of the Seas. Step straight into yesteryear with a visit to Old and New Havana’s Plaza de la Revolución, Malecón, El Capitolio. Also experience the very best of the east coast of America visiting Miami, Washington DC and New York and the Caribbean islands of Cozumel, Cuba and Bahamas on this spectacular land and sea journey. We will enjoy leisurely two and three night stays in America so that you can really explore each city. The journey is full of highlights from old world charm of Havana to the city that never sleeps, New York City. We hope that you can join us!
CABIN CATEGORY TWIN FARE PP SINGLE FARE
Interior Stateroom 6V $4,999 $6,809
Interior Stateroom 4V $5,199 $7,049
Interior Stateroom 2V $5,399 $7,329
Oceanview Stateroom (Obstructed) 4N $5,699 $7,869
Oceanview Stateroom 2N $5,799 $8,069
Included port & handling charges $560 $910
Included ship gratuities $142 $142
Air taxes as at 15/2/18 $215 $215
CabinInterior Stateroom
Category6V
TWIN FARE PP$4,999
Single Fare$6,809
CabinInterior Stateroom
Category4V
TWIN FARE PP$5,199
Single Fare$7,049
CabinInterior Stateroom
Category2V
TWIN FARE PP$5,399
Single Fare$7,329
CabinOceanview Stateroom (Obstructed)
Category4N
TWIN FARE PP$5,699
Single Fare$7,869
CabinOceanview Stateroom
Category2N
TWIN FARE PP$5,799
Single Fare$8,069
Included port & handling charges
TWIN FARE PP$560
Single Fare$910
Included ship gratuities
TWIN FARE PP$142
Single Fare$142
Air taxes as at 15/2/18
TWIN FARE PP$215
Single Fare$215

Inclusions

  • Economy-class flights from Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane, Adelaide* and Perth* to Miami and return from New York. *Surcharge will apply for flights from Adelaide and Perth
  • 7 nights hotel accommodation in three and four-star centrally located hotels (2 nights in Miami & Washington DC and 3 nights in New York) including daily breakfast
  • 7 night Cuba cruise on the 4-star Royal Caribbean Empress of the Seas
  • All meals, entertainment and service charges on Empress of the Seas
  • Journey through beautiful USA in a luxury coach
  • Sightseeing tours in Miami, Washington and New York, USA with a local guide
  • Enjoy 28 meals including daily breakfast
  • Economy flight from Miami to Washington DC
  • Professional English-speaking tour manager in Miami, Washington DC & New York
  • Port and handling charges on Empress of the Seas
  • Cruise taxes, surcharges and ship gratuities

Not included in the price

  • Air taxes
  • Travel insurance
  • Additional travel arrangements not detailed in the itinerary. These will be quoted for separately.
  • Passport and visa fees
  • Drinks on board
  • Lunches when not on the ship


TERMS AND CONDITIONS


International touring can involve a considerable amount of walking and stair climbing in the places visited and it is important that all tour participants have a level of physical fitness that allows them to take part in this activity without the need of assistance from others.

Tour Operator

Cruise Offers (a division of Travelrite International Pty Ltd), (ABN 64 005 817 078) is the tour organiser. Empress of the Seas is operated by Royal Caribbean Cruises and the Best of Cuba and USA fly/cruise arrangements are subject to the terms and conditions and general information detailed in the Royal Caribbean brochure 2019. All passengers must complete and online cruise personalizer at www.royalcaribbean. com and sign a Cruise Offers Value Holidays booking form.

Deposit and Payment

All Cruise Offers Value Holidays are heavily discounted and available for a limited time only. For this reason we require a deposit of $2000 at the time of booking. This payment is non-refundable. The deposit should be sent with a completed Cruise Offers booking form that lists your requested cabin category. As soon as the booking is confirmed, (usually within 24 hours), a cruise confirmation advice will be posted to the client. The confirmation advice will contain all details. The passenger must also complete the online Royal Caribbean cruise personaliser at www.royalcaribbean.com. Final payments are due to be paid to Cruise Offers 90 days prior to the commencement of the Empress of the Seas fly/cruise. A 1.5% administration fee will be added to payments by Visa or Mastercard and 3% for payment by AMEX or Diners Club cards. Any changes made to a booking after purchase may incur fees.

Airlines Used:

Qantas Airways, United Airlines, Virgin Australia, Delta Airlines plus any codeshare partners (subject to availability).

Accommodation:

Accommodation has been booked at the following hotels: Miami – Miami Beach Resort Hotel – 3.5-star Washington – The Carlyle Hotel – 4-star New York – Hotel Edison – 3.5-star

Extending:

You can stay longer in USA, please ask our groups consultants for a quote on 1800 630 343.

Cancellation Charges

Number of days before sailing.

DAYS PRIOR TO DEPARTURE CANCELLATION FEE
90 days or more Loss of deposit
90 days or less 100% of full fare
Non appearance/no written notice 100% of full fare

Insurance

Travel insurance is recommended to cover the costs of cancellation fees due to illness, death in family, etc.

Refunds

The cruise is based on arrangements which do not allow for any refunds in respect to sightseeing, accommodation, meals or other services not utilised after the tour has commenced.

Travel Documents

All passengers will require a valid passport. A visa waiver is required for USA for Australia passport holders. If not an Australian passport holder check with Cruise Offers for visa requirements.

Travel Insurance

Adequate travel insurance is highly recommended to cover cruise members for the consequences of unforeseen events during the cruise and for cancellation fees which could result from events such as illness, accident, death etc.

Tour Organisation

Travelrite reserves the right to change advertised entrances if necessary for the smooth operation of the tour.

Baggage

Passengers qualify for a 20kg free baggage allowance on flights to join or return from the cruise.

Minimum Tour Numbers

The tour has been priced on the basis of a minimum number of passengers having booked 90 days prior to departure. Cruise Offers reserves the right to cancel the tour, giving a full refund of all monies paid or offer arrangements to proceed with the tour at a modified cost.

TOUR PARTICIPATION:
Children under 5 years of age are ineligible on coach & cruise tours. Children under 18 years of age must be accompanied by an adult. Passengers with disabilities are welcome on Travelrite & Cruise Offers tours provided they are accompanied by a companion capable of providing all necessary assistance, and do not require special assistance from Travelrite & Cruise Offers personnel. Travelrite and Cruise Offers reserves the right to refuse to carry anyone if it is felt the individual cannot cope with the requirements of coach & cruise tour travel and who may require services and facilities that Travelrite & Cruise Offers cannot guarantee will be available. You agree to not hold the Travelrite & Cruise Offers responsible for any decision made by any of them or any service provider to refuse to carry you, provide any facilities or accommodation to you or to provide any service to you.

Responsibilities

Cruise Offers (a division of Travelrite International Pty Ltd, ATAS A10538) is the tour organiser. Cruise Offers, its agents, officers, affiliates, and/or suppliers of services pursuant to, or in connection with these fly/cruises, shall act only as agents in making arrangements for hotels, transportation, including transportation by ship, restaurants, or any other service and do not assume any liability whatsoever for any injury, damage, death, loss, accident or delay to person or property due to an act of negligence or a default of any hotel, carrier restaurant company or person rendering any services included in fly/cruises, or by act of God. Further, no responsibilities are accepted for any damage or delay due to sickness, pilferage, labour disputes, machinery break-down, quarantine, government restraints, weather, terrorism or other causes beyond their control. No responsibility is accepted for any additional expense, omission, delays, re-routing or acts of any government authority. Baggage is at owners’ risk throughout the fly/cruise. The passage contract between the carriers concerned, when issued, shall constitute the sole contract between the carriers and the purchasers of this fly/ cruise and/or the passengers. The right is reserved to withdraw any fly/cruise and/or make such changes in the fly/cruises as may be found desirable or necessary for the convenience of the parties and the proper carrying out of the fly/cruise. This contract shall be construed in accordance with the laws of the State of Victoria, Australia and any legal action must be taken in the State of Victoria. Attention is also directed to the terms and conditions of the Empress of the Seas fly/cruise passage contract with Royal Caribbean, detailed on the Royal Caribbean website. If you do not have a copy of the Royal Caribbean terms and conditions please contact Cruise Offers and we will send one to you.

How to Book

Bookings can be made by completing a booking form and sending it with a deposit of $2,000 per person to:

Postal Booking

Travelrite International Pty Ltd 423 Whitehorse Road Balwyn, Victoria 3103.

Further information can be obtained by telephoning

Toll Free: 1800 630 343
Telephone (03) 8803 6868
Fax (03) 9836 8068
Email balwyn@travelrite.com.au

About Cruise Offers

Cruise Offers (a division of Travelrite International Pty Ltd), is a well-established travel company which has been marketing throughout Australia for over 30 years. It has two fully ATAS accredited (No. A10538) offices at Balwyn and Heathmont. As such they directly represent the major airlines of the world and all major domestic and international hotel, tour and transport operators. Travelrite International Pty Ltd is a full member of the Australian Federation of Travel Agents – AFTA.

General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)

Cruise Offers will collect and store the data contained on this booking form on our secure PCI Compliant server. Your email address will be stored on our mailing list and may be used for sending out relevant Cruise Offers promotions or upcoming tours. By completing this booking you agree to these terms. You may request the removal of your data from our system at any time after your tour has completed. To do so you can fill in a data removal request.

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