Cartagena

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MAY 15-22, 2022

Land + Air Package Prices:

$2,399 - double occupancy (per person)
$3,199 - single occupancy (per person)
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Small Deposit/Payment Plans Available
Final Due Date: MARCH 1, 2022

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Discover Greece
Discover Greece - the Vacation Envy way!
Greece is a country in southeastern Europe with thousands of islands throughout the Aegean and Ionian seas. In ancient times it was prominent and influential and is often called the cradle of Western civilization. The capital, Athens, retains landmarks dating back to B.C. and includes the 5th-century B.C. Acropolis citadel with the Parthenon temple. Greece is also known for its beaches which include the black sands of Santorini and the resorts of Mykonos

September 1-9, 2021

$2,899 double occupancy 

$3,999 single occupancy

Triple occupancy not offered

Our Greece package was created with adults in mind. Therefore, this package is not being offered to those 16 and under.

​$250 deposit (per person) will lock in the current rate
(NON REFUNDABLE)

Monthly payments of $100 or more is required to maintain your reservations. Larger payments are strongly encouraged to ensure all financial deadlines are met.

FINAL DUE DATE: JULY 15, 2021


​INCLUDES:

One domestic flight Santorini to Athens
2 Hydro Ferry Rides
2 nights in Athens
2 nights in Mykonos
3 nights in Santorini
Daily breakfast
Three tours (3)
English Speaking Tour Guides
VEI Travel Specialist
All Transportation
Day-to-Day Itinerary
Cancel For Any Reason Travel Insurance
(other rates available if you do NOT want the insurance)

Accommodations:
Athens Hotel: Wyndham Grand
Mykonos Hotel: St. John Hotel
Santorini Hotel: Santo Miramare

​NOT INCLUDED:

​International Flight
Lunch and Dinner
Tips/Gratuity (drivers, guides, hotel staff)
Expenses of a Personal Nature

Valid PASSPORT is required.
Expiration date must be March 2022 or later.

​NOTE: All negotiated rooms are standard. All airline seats are economy. Upgrades are not offered with group travel.

​*Hotel accommodations are based on availability and are subject to change; another 4/5 star hotel may be used.

Itinerary

Departure Day Info

​Departure City: To be announced (TBA)

Hotel Accommodations:
Athens Hotel: Wyndham Grand
Mykonos Hotel: St. John Hotel
Santorini Hotel: Santo Miramare

Daily Itinerary

SEPTEMBER 1: DEPART - Departure city - TBA

SEPTEMBER 2: ATHENS - Athens – Arrival

The remainder of the day is at leisure to relax or explore on your own.

Accommodations: Wyndham Grand Athens

SEPTEMBER 3: ATHENS (Breakfast) - Breakfast at hotel. Day at leisure, Hop on, Hop off tickets will be provided.

Arrive in Mykonos. Day at leisure.

SEPTEMBER 4: ATHENS TO MYKONOS (Breakfast) - - Breakfast at hotel. Two pieces of porterage per person is included at check out. Transfer to Athens port for an afternoon hydrofoil to Mykonos. An island of great natural beauty and a reputation of jet set destination. Enjoy the superb downtown and splendid beaches. Meet and greet upon arrival and transferred to hotel. Assisted check-in includes two piece of porterage per person.

Arrive in Mykonos. Day at leisure.

Accommodations: St. John Hotel

SEPTEMBER 5: MYKONOS (Breakfast) - Breakfast at hotel. Mykonos. Half day tour included. Rest of day at leisure.

SEPTEMBER 6: MYKONOS TO SANTORINI (Breakfast) - Breakfast at hotel. Mykonos and prepare to catch ferry to Santorini

Accommodations: Santo Miramare

Arrive in Santorini. Day at leisure.

SEPTEMBER 7: SANTORINI (Breakfast) - Half day tour of Santorini included. Bring your camera!

SEPTEMBER 8: SANTORINI (Breakfast) - Breakfast at hotel. The day is at leisure. Cruise to Cretes will be offered for an additional cost.

SEPTEMBER 9: RETURN TO ATHENS FOR FLIGHT HOME - Breakfast at hotel. Prepare for check-out. Two pieces of porterage per person is included at check out. Transfer to Santorini airport for our flight to Athens (included). RETURN TO ATHENS FOR FLIGHT HOME.


REFUND POLICY: THERE ARE NO REFUNDS AFTER BOOKING. Deposits and payments are non-refundable and non transferable.

We recommend that you purchase a travel protection plan to help protect you and your travel investment against the unexpected. For more information on the available plans or to enroll, go to www.travelexinsurance.com or contact Travelex Insurance Services at 800-228-9792 and reference location number 20-0141.

Travel Insurance is underwritten by, Berkshire Hathaway Specialty Insurance Company, NAIC #22276. W20

After completing the reservation and submitting your deposit, you will receive an invoice (within 24-48 hours) from Freshbooks, Inc. Please check your spam/junk folders. All discounts and deposit amounts paid will be shown on your invoice. In addition, you will receive two emails: 1). vital information pertaining to your reservation; 2). information pertaining to travel insurance.

Excursion Info

Included Excursions

ATHENS: Acropolis, "HIGH CITY" with Parthenon and Erectheion: On your trip to Athens you cannot miss knowing the characters of Greek mythology in our special Acropolis soundwalk. Discovering this marble of ancient history and learning about the gods of Greek Mythology has never been this fun. Let Medusa, the goddess with the serpents as hair that turns everyone into stone be your guide. You will explore the Odeon of Herodes Atticus, intended for musical events by the Romans, the Propylae, which had a turbulent history, the temple of Athena and learn about the story of Nike the goddess that presided athletic competitions and military disputes. The Tour then takes you to the Parthenon and ends in the Erechtheum where Medusa reveals the truth behind her tragic story that made her a monster for ever.

MYKONOS: The whole territory of deserted Delos in one of the most important archeological sites of the eastern Mediterranean. You may visit, amongst others, the remains of the Temples of Apollo, the sanctuary of Artemis, the old city & amphitheater, then walk down the celebrated Lion Street. Also, in the museum of Delos, you can admire Archaic, Classical, Hellenistic and Roman Sculptures, a collection of vessels from all periods as well as small items used in everyday life. Includes visit to winery with wine tasting.

SANTORINI: Half Day Tour. Stop by Akrotiri, an ancient Minoan city dating back 3 500 years, was continuously settled for 3 000 years, from the middle of the 5C BC. Visit of the blue domes in Oia Continue to Venetsanos winery, founded in 1947 by Venetsanos family. an amazing terrace where you can sit and taste the Venetsanos wines selection (Nykteri, Assyrtiko, Mandilaria, Anagallis, Liasto) along with some yummy Greek nibbles (mostly locally produced).

Note: The tours may occur on different dates, exact itinerary will be provided about 30 days from departure.

OPTIONAL EXCURSIONS

​Optional excursions are available at an additional cost.

​​A valid US passport is required.
The US passport must expire after March 2022

​Initial $250 deposits are NON-REFUNDABLE! There will be no exceptions! Please ensure you and your roommate/traveling partner are in agreement with the terms and conditions of this trip. Roommates must submit deposits within 30 days of the first roommate submission. If additional information is needed, please email us at [email protected].


​Monthly payments of $100 or more, PER PERSON is required to maintain your reservation. Three consecutive months of no payments will result in the cancellation of your reservation.

VEI doesn't want anyone to miss out on this fabulous deal, so once you are booked, we encourage everyone to make the required payments. Please see the Terms and Conditions for complete details.

TERMS & CONDITIONS

Additional Info

Information

​HOTEL WEBSITES:

Athens Hotel: Wyndham Grand

Mykonos Hotel: St. John Mykonos

Santorini Hotel: Santo Miramare


​WHAT HAPPENS AFTER YOU MAKE YOUR DEPOSIT?

​Your reservation is NOT complete until each person occupying the room have completed the online booking process and submitted the $250 deposit. If you wish to mail in your booking information and deposit, please contact us at [email protected].

Roommates have 30 days to submit their deposit after the first roommate. Monthly payments should begin 30-45 after booking your reservation.

​After you and your roommate complete the required booking and make your deposits, you will receive an invoice from FRESHBOOKS, Inc. within 72 hours. Please check the email address you provided and the SPAM/JUNK folders. You will also receive a Welcome Letter which will provide additional information regarding your reservation. If you don't receive anything within 72 hours, please email us at [email protected]

​After making a monthly or bi-monthly payment, you will always receive an updated invoice within 48 hours of receipt (Freshbooks, Inc. or mail-in). In addition, at the beginning of each month, everyone will receive a copy of their most recent invoice. This won't be a demand for payment, but a friendly reminder of your remaining balance. If you do not receive an updated invoice after submitting a Freshbooks, Inc. payment or notification that your check has been deposited/cashed, please email us and let us know.

​REFUND POLICY:

THERE ARE NO REFUNDS AFTER BOOKING ONLINE and SUBMITTING YOUR DEPOSIT.

Please consider purchasing travel insurance to protect your investment.

Terms & Conditions, in part:

1) There are no refunds after booking. Please ensure you and your roommate are in agreement with the terms and conditions of this trip.

2) Monthly payments are required to maintain your reservation. If a payment is not made within 90 days, your reservation could be cancelled.

3) Failure to pay the full balance by the advertised due date could result in the cancellation of your reservation.

4) A photocopy of your passport will be required 4 months prior to departure. Failure to provide a copy will result in YOU being responsible for purchasing your own airfare.

5) Trips planned by VEI require a moderate amount of walking. VEI can not/will not be responsible for anyone requiring special needs (wheelchairs, lifts, etc).

6) You have been advised to purchase travel insurance, to include cancellation coverage to protect your financial investment.

7) VEI is unable to select air seats and hotel rooms for those reservations within the Group Travel. When booking Group Travel, seat and room assignments are chosen solely by the vendor (airline/hotel).

8) You agree that all written correspondence between you and VEI will be via electronic mail (email). Please provide a valid email address.

9) My traveling partner and I are both US Citizens and have or will obtain US issued passports.

10) Your signature, completed booking form and $250 deposit indicates your agreement with items 1- 9 and the Terms and Conditions provided by VEI.

For all items, PLEASE PLAN ACCORDINGLY.


ONLY IN DUBAI!

MAY 15-22, 2022

Want to visit someplace exotic, yet where its safe and easy to be a tourist? Have you always dreamed of traveling to the Arabian Peninsula? ​It's time to think about a visit to Dubai, one of the seven United Arab Emirates on the Persian Gulf. Sandwiched between Saudi Arabia and Oman is the very rich, very Westernized nation of the UAE. One of Vacation Envy International's most popular destinations, you can't go wrong with this all inclusive vacation package. Yes, airfare and all meals & beverages are included!

RATES:

$2,399 per person (double) with air

$3,199 per person (single) with air

Triple occupancy upon request

INCLUDES:

  • AIRFARE -IAD only, Emirates Airlines
  • hotel accommodations
  • daily breakfast
  • airport transfers
  • 4 excursions with transportation
  • English speaking tour guides
  • VEI travel specialist

NOT INCLUDED

  • Travel Insurance*
  • Premium Alcohol
  • Excursions not listed above
  • Meals not listed in the itinerary
  • Upgrades (unless listed on invoice)
  • Gratuity
  • Tips

*TRAVEL INSURANCE:Travel insurance is not included, but is strongly recommended. Although Vacation Envy International does not provide travel insurance, we do recommend TravelEx or TravelSafe.

METHOD OF PAYMENTS

Personal checks, money orders, BillPay, VENMO, and Zelle are acceptable methods of payments.

Credit cards accepted by our supplier Goway Travel. You will be required to complete a Goway Travel Credit Card Authorization form for each transacation. In addition, there is a 5% transaction fee applied to EACH transaction.

FINAL DUE DATE

March 1, 2022

PAYMENT PLAN

Deposit: $25 per person
Monthly payments start in 30 days after booking!
$200 per month

AIRLINE & HOTEL INFORMATION

We will depart IAD, Dulles International Airport on EMIRATES AIRLINES on May 15, 2022 and arrive at DXB, Dubai International Airport on May 16, 2022. Check in at the Movenpick Jumeriah Beach Hotel will begin at 2:00pm. While waiting, you can enjoy a delicious buffet breakfast in the hotel restaurant. The hotel staff will secure all bags.

EXCURSIONS/TOURS

All Day Tour of Abu Dhabi: Full-day tour of Abu Dhabi, with air-conditioned transport. Learn about the history and culture of the UAE's capital city from an expert guide. Visit the Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque to admire the domes, minarets and rich decorations. Wander around the craft workshops, souks and recreations of Bedouin and the life at the Heritage Village Admire Corniche and breakwater views. Enjoy a buffet lunch (included) at a harbor restaurant. View the striking new cultural centers and museums at Saadiyat Island. See the vast Ferrari World and Formula I race track at Yas Island.

Desert Safari with BBQ Dinner: Experience the best of the Dubai desert on a 6-hour safari that takes you into the dunes on a thrilling ride in a 4x4 jeep. Head to a camel farm and then to a high point in the desert where you can enjoy the sight of the setting sun. Nothing can compare with the magic of the desert sunset, with a gentle breeze blowing over the dunes and the distant call of the muezzin. As dusk falls you'll move to the desert camp where a delicious BBQ dinner awaits. Start off with some traditional Arabic bread cooked over an open fire. You'll enjoy the entertainment of a belly dancer and traditional Arabic music, or you can just lie back and relax and listen to the sounds of the desert. During your safari you can also try a camel-ride, get a henna tattoo, and more.

Burj Khalifa: We will head to Dubai Mall and visit the world's tallest tower Burj Khalifa. Your "At the Top" Burj Khalifa vist will answer all your questions from your vantage point on level 124 of the world's tallest building! You will have some free time at Dubai Mall on own. At 5:00pm, drive back to hotel and rest at your own leisure.

The Modern Dubai Tour: Some of the architecture in Dubai defies belief and on this 5-hour Dubai architecture tour, you get to see its most incredible landmarks up close. Traveling by coach or minivan with an expert guide sharing the story of each sight, marvel at architectural feats such as the sail-like Burj Al-Arab, Burj Khalifa, stunning Palm Jumeirah archipelago and more. Learn how Dubai turned from fishing village to space-age city, gain insight into how each building was constructed, and finish at the Dubai Fountain Show — another of the city's iconic sights.

DEPOSIT

A $25.00 deposit via PayPal is required to hold your space until your first payment is due. If your first payment is not received by the first due date, your reservation will be cancelled, and your $25 deposit will be refunded. You will not be allowed to rebook.

CANCELLATION POLICY

There are no refunds after the first payment has been made. Payments are made and required to hold your space until the day of departure and arrival. To review the terms, conditions and full refund policy, please click here:

TRAVEL INSURANCE

Vacation Envy International does not sell travel insurance, however, you are strongly encouraged to protect your financial investment by purchasing insurance from a 3rd party company. It’s essential to buy travel insurance for every trip, because you never know what might happen when you’re far from home! You are encouraged to purchase travel insurance immediately if you are interested in Cancel For Any Reason Insurance.