We have compiled lists of the most frequently asked questions our clients ask us before departing on their Travelmarvel holiday
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This varies, depending on the trip. Please see General Information & Conditions on this website
We can offer air and land only. See individual itineraries for further details.
Please see General Information & Conditions on this website
Please refer to your 'Preparing for your trip' information for each tour.
Final payment is due 100 days prior to departure unless stated in the terms of the offer. Please see General Information & Conditions for more information. For reservations made less than 100 days before departure, full payment is required at the time of booking.
We include gratuities for your Cruise/Tour Director in the tour price. If however you are travelling before/after your tour, please refer to our 'Prepare for Your Trip' for more detailed information.
This depends on the tour and destination, you do not have to pay the single supplement for Australian and New Zealand Tours, however, you will be required to pay the single supplement for Canada & Alaska and European Tours/Cruises.
Yes, many of our passengers travel on their own, and we have specific prices for solo travellers.
Whether or not you require a visa will depend on your country of origin and your destination. Please see our 'Prepare for Your Trip' documents found within the destinational information on this site, or feel free to ask our staff who will be able to provide you with more information.
Yes, there is a minimum age, which varies between different tours. Please enquire for further details.
Yes Travelmarvel does have guaranteed departures - see the Itinerary / Dates and Prices page on this website for a tour's availability, or it can be advised on enquiry.
Generally the allowance is a 20kg bag, plus a piece of hand luggage, however some tours have further restrictions, so please refer to the specific restrictions of each tour. Some airlines also have different allowances, so please refer to specific restrictions of each tour.
This depends on the destination and varies between 38 and 48, however for some destinations it is necessary to user smaller vehicles to travel around the destination.
Our clients are generally 55+, however we do get a full range of ages travelling with us.
Each day's touring will vary, however, you will always get time for sightseeing or personal breaks. See individual itineraries for further details.
Many of the ships and hotels now have internet access, however please refer to the specific tour hints for your destination on the 'Prepare for Your Trip' page.
Yes, you can split an escorted tour at any stage and join the same tour at a later stage, however, this must be arranged at the time of booking and there are restrictions that apply to the duration of the tour. (Note: due to some styles of touring this cannot be applied to all of our tours.)
Flights are generally not included within your tour. Normally, the itinerary will specifically state that flights are included when this is the case. Our reservations staff will be happy to assist you with your flight reservations.
Travelmarvel will only pick up or drop off when accommodation is booked through Travelmarvel, however there are some restrictions that apply to some tours in regards to the number of pick up and drop off options. Please contact Travelmarvel for further details.
Your international flights are generally not included. Internal flights are included in Europe, Asia, South America & Africa. Our reservations team will be happy to assist you with this information and your flight reservations.
Yes, for all of our trips airport transfers are included, as long as you are staying in a hotel booked through Travelmarvel.
You should consult your GP or travel doctor well in advance on your departure date for the most up to date advice, or alternatively check through www.traveldoctor.com.au
Our tours are generally not too physically demanding, however you will need to be able to be mobile, and if not mobile, must be travelling with a companion who can assist. There are specific tours where a good level of fitness is required so please refer to the 'Prepare for Your Trip' information for each tour.
Travel advisories and general tips can be found on this Australian Government Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade www.smarttraveller.gov.au
Travelling with sleep apnoea machines is generally possible. Please notify our reservations staff at time of booking to ensure the hotels/ships are able to accommodate this and similar devices.
Selected meals are included on Travelmarvel tours, including special 'A Taste Of' Dining Experiences, designed to provide you with a truly local experience.
Travelmarvel will endeavour to cater for all special diets and preferences. Please advise us of your dietary requirements at the time of booking and we will include the information within your booking to ensure you are catered for appropriately. Please note that in more remote locations options may be more limited.