The purchase of any travel services offered by Quark Expeditions, Inc. (along with its affiliates, owners, officers, agents and employees collectively referred to as "Quark" or "QEI") creates a contractual relationship between QEI and you, the customer/participant in the travel package (the “Expedition”) provided by QEI (for and on behalf of yourself and all other customers/participants for whom you are purchasing the travel package, herein referred to as the "traveler", "passenger", “participant”, "you" or "your), and represents your acceptance of the terms and conditions of your Expedition set out herein (the “Terms and Conditions”). Please read the following information carefully. In order for your Expedition reservation to be completed, you must indicate you accept the Terms and Conditions by checking the appropriate box when paying your deposit for online reservations or, for reservations made by telephone, by signing and returning the Expedition Terms and Conditions sent to you by QEI. QEI reserves the right to amend these terms and conditions at any time with or without notice. You are advised to check on the QEI website located at www.quarkexpeditions.com or to request the latest version of the Terms and Conditions from QEI prior to booking your Expedition. For purposes of these Terms and Conditions, any reference to “Cruise” shall mean those periods of the Expedition during which the Passenger is embarking or disembarking or on a vessel which is owned, chartered, or operated by QEI and/or Ultramarine Owner (defined below) for the Expedition (the “Vessel”), including but not limited to when the Passenger is on land while the Vessel is in port and any shore excursions. FOR WHERE WE ARE CONTRACTUALLY BOUND TO PROVIDE A SEPARATE TICKET FROM CARRIER: You will be asked to accept a separate Contract of Carriage with the carrier (the “Carrier") of your Cruise or Airline which shall govern the relationship, responsibilities, and liabilities as between you, the passenger, and the Carrier whereby any dispute that you raise directly with the Carrier will be governed by and subject to the terms of the Contract of Carriage. For the avoidance of doubt, these Terms and Conditions govern the relationship between you and QEI, and any dispute or claim that you raise with the carrier will be subject to the Contract of Carriage and not these Terms and Conditions. To the extent there is a conflict between these Terms and Conditions and the provisions of the Contract of Carriage as they relate to you and the Carrier, then the Contract of Carriage shall prevail and supersede the provisions of these Terms and Conditions; and to the extent, there is a conflict between these Terms and Conditions and the provisions of the Contract of Carriage as they relate to you and QEI, then these Terms and Conditions shall prevail and supersede the provisions of the Contract of Carriage. COVID U.S. re-entry: Effective Jan. 26, 2021, air passengers returning to the United States are required to get a COVID-19 test three days before their flight departs and provide proof of a negative test. The cost of the test is not included in any prices or bookings made through us. Some resort/hotel properties may offer it as a benefit to guests.
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