*** Carstensz Pyramid Booking form ***
Please sign me up for the following trip:
Carstenz Pyramid expedition August 2003
Travel schedule (outline)
The costs will be $5800 including internal
flights (or 5900 including the extension). We will need your confirmation by
next week the latest!
NOTE: This program is to be used as a guide only. The schedule quite possibly will change once the trip has commenced; flights can be delayed or cancelled, local resources can vary in availability, notwithstanding the wide variation in weather conditions and resultant trekking/climbing conditions. Participants are expected to be amenable to changes implemented by your guide in order to achieve a workable, successful solution that ensures the safety of all members at all times.
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Please fill out the form, it is important we receive your signature and emergency info, just in case.
The passport info etc is needed for the permits, please make sure the details are correct and consistent with your passport.
Please sign the print out & mail or fax it to 7summits.com: (Fax: +31 84221 3392)
The deposit and the remainder of the sum should be transferred to the following (mailing) address and bank account:
For the advance payment you can also use PayPal (pay to firstname.lastname@example.org), but then there will be 7% added in costs
Thanks very much for your booking. Any questions can be asked on email@example.com
We trust you will enjoy your trip, with kind regards,
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* Additional comments about the trip and the travel in Indonesia *
REALITY OF TRAVEL IN INDONESIA
It is important to remember when booking an adventure trip to Indonesia that cultural differences can lead to inconsistencies in standards. You must approach travel in this area of the world with an open mind, patience and flexibility.Frustrations can occur with the inefficiency of some services during the trip. A flexible attitude is required for enjoyment of travel in Indonesia. Understanding that problems can arise allows you to enjoy the experience more.
TRAVEL TO A THIRD WORLD COUNTRY
- you will traveling to the "wild area & remote place" of a third world country. The limitation of facilities, infra-structures, Unpredictable weather and cultural differences can lead you to Inconsistency in standards and can make you frustrations due to the above
- Therefore you must ready for unexpected things and sometimes the arrangements 'in the field' do not go as smoothly as planned.
For those who want to travel and enjoy this expedition, it is very important to set your expectations on the right level for a third world country, and leaving Western expectations behind. Consequently the life style on this expedition is necessarily very different from that of an ordinary holiday. You must approach travel in this area of the world with an OPEN MIND, PATIENCE and FLEXIBILITY.
A flexible attitude and understanding problems that can arise allows you to enjoy this expedition more.
If you are not prepared or willing to accept all of these facts, you should not enroll in this expedition. However, the staff of 7summits will be working hard to overcome problems which may arise to ensure that its standard of services is maintained. You should be aware that some things are beyond our control.