- Airport Hotel and Parking
Subject to availability at the time of booking, an
overnight hotel at Heathrow Airport for the night of 11th May 2018, plus
airport car parking at Heathrow from 11th to 24th May 2018 are included in the tour price. This offer is on a first-come, first-served
basis and subject to availability. Costs may change at any time and a
supplement may become available. Please check at the time of booking. If you don't require the Heathrow Package, we'll deduct £100 per couple or single, from your tour costs.
- Deposit and Payment Terms
An initial deposit of £750 per person is payable when you make a reservation. A second deposit of £750 per person is payable on
1st August 2017. If you book on or after 1st August 2017, the combined
deposit of £1,500 per person is payable. The holiday balance is due 90 days
prior to departure. If you make a booking 90 days or less before departure the full
holiday cost is payable at the time of booking.
- Financial Protection
This flight-inclusive tour is financially protected by
the ATOL scheme. When you make a booking and pay your first deposit or the full
amount, you will be supplied with a booking confirmation and an ATOL
Certificate. Please check to ensure that everything you booked is listed on
these documents. In the unlikely event of our insolvency, the CAA will ensure
that you are not stranded abroad and will arrange to refund any money you have
paid to us for an advance booking. For further information visit the ATOL
At the time of launching this tour, flight schedules for May 2018 are not yet published. We plan to fly with British Airways, from Heathrow to Amsterdam, returning from Basel. Flights from other UK airports may be available, including services with Dutch airline, KLM. The escorted flights included from Heathrow are economy class. Business class upgrades may be available at extra cost, please enquire. The Heathrow flight schedule may be as follows:-
Saturday 12 May 2018: BA434, Heathrow 11:45 > Amsterdam 15:05
Thursday 24 May 2018: BA755, Basel 18:40 > Heathrow 19:20
Please consult your GP or local travel clinic for appropriate health information and vaccination advice. Our local clinic recommends primary courses and boosters up to date as recommended for life in Britain, but please remember we are a travel company and not experts in health advice so we recommend you consult your local GP or health clinic, show them the holiday brochure and indicate the places you will be visiting. Your GP is most familiar with your personal medical history and is best qualified to determine your particular needs.
For further information on vaccination requirements, health outbreaks and general disease protection and prevention you may care to visit the websites of the NaTHNaC (National Travel Health Network and Centre) and NHS Scotland’s Fit for Travel.
The UK Gov website www.gov.uk/foreign-travel-advice publishes essential travel tips and up-to-date information about travelling abroad.
It is strongly recommended you have travel insurance to ensure you are covered for the costs and expenses of unexpected cancellation, illness and losses. To book any of our holidays outside the UK it is a condition of booking that you have adequate travel insurance including medical cover and repatriation. We recommend Holiday Extras Insurance which is underwritten by Allianz Global Assistance. This company is authorised and regulated by the Financial Services Authority. For further details and to obtain a quote please call Holiday Extras direct on 0800 093 5478 and quote "Furlongs Travel WZ679", or click here.
- Meals and beverages
This fully inclusive cruise features 12 breakfasts, 11 lunches and 12 dinners on board ship. There are additional snacks and refreshments, and tea and coffee at all times. Unlimited beverages are also included on board, including fine wines, beer, spirits, speciality coffee and tea, soft drinks and mineral water. The ship's catering team will be pleased to accommodate dietary requirements, allergies and special requests subject only to local conditions and availability of ingredients. Please let us know well in advance and we'll do our very best to assist you.
- Mobile telephones - Tablets - Internet
International GSM roaming is widely available throughout Europe. Complimentary Internet and Wi-Fi is available on board.
- Money matters
Furlongs Travel will offer a commisssion-free currency Euro service prior to departure. Most major credit cards are accepted by our ship and ashore.
- Passports / Visas
Your passport should
be valid for the proposed duration of your stay, but you do not need any
additional period of validity on your beyond this. If your
passport describes you as a British Citizen you will not need a visa. If you have another type of British nationality or are not
of British nationality please check the entry requirements.
- Single / Twin-share
Ship accommodations for sole occupancy are subject to
availability and applicable tour prices. If you are travelling alone but happy
to share twin accommodation please let us know as we often have guests wishing
to find a sharer.
- Terms and Conditions
Reservations are subject to our standard terms and conditions.