Terms and Conditions
Please read these Terms and Conditions (“Terms”, “Terms and Conditions”) carefully before using the www.rotterdamsightrunningtours.com website and/or booking a tour operated by Rotterdam Sight running Tours (“us”, “we”, or “our”).
Your access to and use of the Service is conditioned on your acceptance of and compliance with these Terms. These Terms apply to all visitors, users and others (“participant”) who access or use the website or our tours.
By accessing or using the Service, you agree to be bound by these Terms. If you disagree with any part of the terms, then you may not access the Service.
Reservations and Payment
To make a tour booking with Rotterdam Sight running Tours, participants will need to make a tourbooking enquiry. This can be done by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org, by completing our Booking Enquiry Form online at https://www.Rotterdamsightrunningtours.com/joinus.html or by telephoning +31641277240. Rotterdam Sight running Tours will reply to any tourbooking enquiry within 24 hours.
Where a tour is available, Rotterdam Sight running Tours will provisionally reserve the space(s) and will email the participant confirmation of this. The provisional reservation will be valid for 72 hours and will only be confirmed once full payment for the tour(s) has been received. Rotterdam Sight running Tours will send a separate email containing an invoice for the tour. The invoice will cover the cost of the tour ticket(s) plus any additional items requested by the participant (for example t-shirts). Participants will need to pay the invoice in full, using banktransfer. Please note all tours must be paid fully in advance in order for the tourbooking to be confirmed. It is not possible to pay in cash on tour- day.
Rotterdam Sight running Tours will email a booking confirmation and e-booking voucher to the participant within 24 hours of full payment being received. The booking confirmation email will confirm the tour (and any additional items) booked, date, meeting time, meeting location, expected end time and location, Rotterdam Sight running Tours guide contact details and what to bring to the tour. Please refer to our Cancellations and Refunds Terms, should an amendment to a booking be required.
The prices on our website and promotional leaflets are correct at time of publication, however, we reserve the right to raise or lower our prices at any time. Rotterdam Sight running Tours reserves the right not to accept or fulfil a booking request and all booking requests are subject to availability.
When a reservation is made by one person on behalf of another person or other people, the person making the reservation confirms to us that he or she has the authority to make such a booking on behalf of the other person(s).
Under 18’s Policy
Minors aged 14-17 years old may, on occasion, be authorised to participate in the tours, provided they are accompanied at all times by an adult. Any under 18 participant joining a tour must be agreed in writing in advance of the tour by the Rotterdam Sight running Tours. It is at the discretion of the Rotterdam Sight running Tours to determine if an under 18 is suitable to participate in the tour and any decision made by the Rotterdam Sight running Tours must be respected and adhered to.
Cancellations and Refunds
We understand that it is not always possible to make a scheduled booking for a tour. To cancel or amend a booking, please email email@example.com. Provided that 48 hours’ notice is given before the scheduled start time of a tour, the Rotterdam Sight running Tours will provide a full refund (minus bank transfer fees) or re-book on an alternative date or time dependent on participant preference. Where a refund is given this will be via the original payment method. Please note refunds can take up to 14 days to process.
Rotterdam Sight running Tours is not able to refund any participant cancellations where less than 48 hours’ notice is given before the scheduled start time of a tour. Where possible, we will offer an alternative date or time to reschedule the original tour. Please note that in order to reschedule a booking with less than 48 hours’ notice before the scheduled start time of a tour, that Rotterdam Sight running Tours will charge an additional 50% of the original tour ticket purchased.
Rotterdam Sight running Tours is unable to refund participants who do not show for a tour and as our tours start promptly, we are unable to offer a refund to any participant who arrives late for a tour.
Rotterdam Sight running Tours reserves the right to cancel a tour for any reason. In the unlikely event Rotterdam Sight running Tours cancels a scheduled tour, participants will be informed via their contact email address and an attempt will also be made to contact participants via their contact phone number. In such an occasion a full refund will be given via the original payment method.
Participant Responsibility and Health
The tour starting points are in public places throughout Rotterdam and as such Rotterdam Sight running Tours is unable to provide any secure storage areas. Participants are advised to bring only essential items and are responsible for any items they bring with them onto the tours. It may be possible to store small items in your guide’s back pack but participants do so at their own risk of loss, theft or damage. Rotterdam Sight running Tours is not liable for any loss, theft or damage, caused to a participant’s belongings before, during or after a tour.
Participants are also responsible for their own safety throughout the tour and are expected to exercise due care and attention at all times throughout the tour. Your guide will look to ensure safe routes and road crossings, but Rotterdam Sight running Tours is not liable for any injury, accident or even death caused to a participant during a tour.
Participants are responsible for ensuring they are dressed appropriately for running or fitness walking, including wearing trainers suitable for these activities. Rotterdam weather is very changeable! Participants are advised to check the weather forecast ahead of the tour commencing as they are responsible for dressing appropriately for the climate. Participants are also encouraged to ensure they stay hydrated throughout the tour and Rotterdam Sight running Tours recommend they bring bottled water with them.
Participants acknowledge that taking part in a runningtour with Rotterdam Sight running Tours is physically strenuous. Participants will be required to complete a Pre-Activity Health Questionnaire (PAHQ) upon meeting the Rotterdam Sight running Tourguide before the start of each tour. If you have a known medical condition, injury or feel unwell, it is your responsibility to declare this in full in the PAHQ and, where appropriate, to bring a medical certificate, authorising participation in the tour. Rotterdam Sight running Tours reserves the right to refuse to allow a participant to take part in our tours based on the PAHQ. Rotterdam Sight running Tour strongly recommends that you consult your doctor and gain medical approval before commencing any runningtour with us.
Participants accept that taking part in runningexercises carry the risk of causing injury, both minor and potentially major or even death, and that they participate at their own risk. Rotterdam Sight running Tours is not liable for any injury, accident or even death caused to a participant before, during or after a tour. Participants agree to sign a Release of Liability form at the start of each tour to confirm that they have voluntarily enrolled to partake in a tour and that they waive, release and forever discharge Rotterdam Sight running Tours from any and all responsibility or liability for injuries or damages, resulting from participation in our tours.
Rotterdam Sight running Tours will take photographs of participants and the route on each tour. These images will be shared digitally with participants after the tour to be viewed or downloaded. Participants understand that on rare occasions it may not be possible to take any photographs, or that the images taken are not of the quality expected. Rotterdam Sight running Tours is not able to offer refunds for the provision of tour photographs.
Participants authorise any photographs taken of them during the tour by Rotterdam Sight running Tours to be used wholly or in part in any publication (commercial or otherwise), portfolio, promotional collateral, website, social media or public display. Participants who do not wish for their photographs to be used for this purpose, will need to declare so in their Release of Liability form, signed at the start of each tour. These photographs are copyright to the Rotterdam Sight running Tours. Use of the photographs may be granted to third parties, however the photographs will remain property of the Rotterdam Sight running Tours.
Participants are invited to bring their own small cameras or use smartphone cameras along the route to capture their own special memories of the tour.
Rotterdam Sight running Tours reserves the right to refuse a participant to take part in a tour, at the start of, or at any time during the tour, should the participant’s behaviour be deemed to be offensive to other participants. Rotterdam Sight running Tours also reserves the right to stop a participant joining a tour if we feel their behaviour may put the safety of other participants at risk.
Rotterdam Sight running Tours requests that mobile phones are turned off or placed into airplane mode for safety reasons. We reserve the right to stop a participant joining a tour, or to continue with a tour, if we feel that their use of a mobile phone is a nuisance to other tourparticipants or could place them in danger whilst using the device.
Links to Other Web Sites
Our website may contain links to third-party websites or services that are not owned or controlled by the Rotterdam Sight running Tours.
Rotterdam Sight running Tours has no control over, and assumes no responsibility for, the content, privacy policies, or practices of any third-party websites or services. You further acknowledge and agree that Rotterdam Sight running Tours shall not be responsible or liable, directly or indirectly, for any damage or loss, caused or alleged to be caused by or in connection with the use of, or reliance on any such content, goods or services available through any such websites or services.
We strongly advise you to read the terms and conditions and privacy policies of any third-party websites or services that you visit.
We reserve the right, at our sole discretion, to modify or replace these Terms at any time. If a revision is material we will try to provide at least 30 days’ notice prior to any new terms taking effect. What constitutes a material change will be determined at our sole discretion.
Thank you for taking the time to read our Terms and Conditions. If you have any questions concerning our Terms, please contact us.