Tours Terms and Conditions

 

Juriques Tour reserves the right to:

  • Modify both the program and the type of vehicle used on excursions
  • Do not do any of the excursions without prior notice for reasons of force majeure or climatic conditions.
  • Admission to tour people in a state of intemperance or with signs of having consumed alcohol.
  • Change the values of their services without notice.
  • Juriques Tour is not responsible for loss of personal items left inside vehicles.
  • If you do not show up at the specific time and date for the tour, you miss the tour.

 

Specifications:

  • Parks entrance fee are not included on tours rates.
  • Reservations are valid once paid.
  • Children between 0 and 2 years old are free of charge (if not occupying a seat, not including food). 2 years and older pay full rate. Each child must be accompanied by an adult.
  • Children under 9 years old, pregnant women, people with health problems, not controlled and contraindicated by a doctor, can not make the tour to the Geyser del Tatio, nor the tour to the Salar of Uyuni.
  • Is not recommended to do excursions with children under 2 years old, involving continuous exposure to sunlight and without adequate protection.
  • All tours include transportation, driver and bilingual guide (Spanish – English).

 

Schedule:

  • During the excursion, passengers must return to the vehicle at the time defined by the guide, with your responsibility to be at the time and meeting point indicated.
  • Failure to comply could mean the loss of the tour and / or get lost, being the passenger’s responsibility to coordinate and pay for their return to the hotel.

 

Cancellations and Refunds:

The cancellation of contracted services is subject to the following refund conditions:

  • 2 days or more before the date contracted: 100% of the amount paid

Note: It is understood as calendar days.

 

All cancellations requested directly in the tourist office Juriques Tour in San Pedro de Atacama, because of illness, have the right to change the date or refund the total amount paid by submitting medical certificate from a state agency.

 

Tour booking specifications except the Uyuni Salt Flat Tour

• You can pay online an advance of 10% of the tour, through PayPal.
• You can make an electronic transfer of 50% of the value of the tour.
• Once the payment is made, the reservation is automatically confirmed. The remaining balance is paid in San Pedro de Atacama in cash or by credit card, with the last one a 5% is recharged, TWO DAYS BEFORE the departure date of the tour, with payments with PayPal. Payments with electronic transfer or deposit, the remaining balance is paid in San Pedro de Atacama in cash, electronic transfer or with credit card, with the last one a 5% is recharged, ONE DAY BEFORE the date of departure of the tour.
• You can reschedule or cancel the reservation (with 95% refund of the payment), up to 48 hours before the start of the tour, with payments by PayPal. Payments with electronic transfer or deposit have a 100% refund of payment.

 

Specifications of the Uyuni Salar tour booking

• You can pay online an advance of CLP $ 20,000 per person, through PayPal.
• You can make an electronic transfer of 50% of the value of the tour.
• Once the payment is made, the reservation is automatically confirmed. The remaining balance is paid in San Pedro de Atacama ONLY IN CASH, TWO DAYS BEFORE the departure date of the tour, with payments with PayPal. Payments with electronic transfer or deposit, the remaining balance is paid in San Pedro de Atacama ONLY IN CASH, ONE DAY BEFORE the departure date of the tour.
• You can reschedule or cancel the reservation (with 95% refund of the payment), up to 48 hours before the start of the tour, with payments by PayPal. Payments with electronic transfer or deposit have a 100% refund of payment.
It includes:
• Pick up at the hotel in San Pedro de Atacama.
• Shared transportation (minibus in Chile and 4x4 in Bolivia).
• Driver-guide in Spanish.
• Food (breakfast, lunch and dinner).
• Sleeping bag (in case the passenger does not have it).
• Basic accommodation:
– 1 night in Refugio Huayllajara, in shared room with shared bathroom (without showers).
– 2nd night in Hostal de Sal, in a shared room with 2 or 3 people, with shared bathroom (shower with hot water).

Not Included
• Parks entry fee (186 Bolivianos per person).
• Entry fee to Andean Fauna National Reserve Eduardo Avaroa (150 Bolivians per person).
• Entry fee  to Termas de Polques (6 bolivianos per person).
• Entry fee to Isla Incahuasi (30 Bolivians per person).
• Access to bathrooms on the way (approximately 6 bolivianos each access).

What to bring
• Comfortable and warm clothing.
• Comfortable footwear (ideally for trekking).
• Swimsuit and towel (for Polques Hotsprings).
• Sunglasses.
• Sunscreen.
• Lantern.
• Water (1 liter per person, per day).
• Snack
• Passport or ID.
• 300 bolivianos for expenses not included in the tour.

Restrictions
• Not suitable for children under 6 years.
• Not suitable for people over 65 years.
• Not suitable for people with altitude problems.
• Not suitable for pregnant women.
• Not suitable for people with uncontrolled health problems.
• Not suitable for people with medical contraindication to perform the tour.