*** Carstensz Pyramid Booking form ***
Please sign me up for the following trip:
Carstenz Pyramid Hiking expedition 2008
Please charge me the above cost
for Carstensz Pyramid trip costs from Manado, Indonesia.
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 (PDF/Jpg/Tif) or fax it to 7summits.com(Fax: +31 84221 3392)
The deposit should be transferred to the following (mailing) address and bank account:
For the advance or full payment you can also use Credit Card through PayPal (pay to firstname.lastname@example.org), but then there will be 4% added in costs to cover 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,
Have you submitted and printed the filled out form?
* 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. This is part of reality here and will be part of your trip, it also should be part of your experience!
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.
Though the mountain area is clear of the disease, Papua is situated in the Malaria zone. Please contact your local physician about prescription and obtaining the appropriate prophylaxis.