Terms of Business
These Terms of Business are divided into two parts:
I. General Terms of Business of AdventureBound.com
II. General Terms of Business of Suppliers of Tours and other tour operator services
AdventureBound.com provides visitors and suppliers of touristic services with this booking platform. The contracts are concluded directly between users and suppliers of tourism services. AdventureBound is not a contracting party for booked tours and other touristic services.
I. General Terms of Business of AdventureBound.com
Sign Up / Registration / Opening of a User Account
Legal relationship with AdventureBound.com
1. Sign Up / Registration / Opening of a User Account
1.1 Opening of a User Account
Prior to booking a service on www.AdventureBound.com.com, you need to open a user account and register.
When you register, you will enter personal information that will, as far as necessary,
be forwarded to the mediated to the supplier during the course of the booking process.
1.2 Eligibility to register
Registration is restricted to actionable persons. In the case of registration of a company or a legal body, the person conducting the registration must have proper authorization to act in the name of the company or legal body, respectively.
There is no entitlement to registration or use of the booking platform.
You need to register with your official name. Registrations under a pseudonym are not allowed. AdventureBound.com may delete accounts under wrong names, pseudonyms etc.
1.3 Number of User Accounts
The registration of more than one user account for the same natural or legal person is not allowed. The user account is not transferable.
1.4 Truthful information
You are required to provide accurate information and keep it up to date. AdventureBound.com is not liable, if a booked service cannot be carried out or other damages occur, because of outdated information.
If you book a certain service, all booking and payment processes, cancelation of the booking etc. need to be conducted using the specific forms on the AdventureBound.com platform, to which you receive links in the e-mails AdventureBound.com sends you upon completion of the booking process. Otherwise there may be difficulties in the proper completion or termination of the contract. In this case, AdventureBound.com is not liable.
1.6 No offers
The published tours and other services are non-binding offers.
1.7 Booking process
If you decide to book a specific tour or other touristic service, you need to make the request through the relevant booking interface on the AdventureBound.com website and enter accurate information.
1.8 Obligation concerning the Request
You are bound to your request (offer) for two work days. For calculation of time, the time zone of the supplier is authoritative.
1.9 Acceptance of the Supplier
The supplier offering the requested tour or other touristic service, will answer your request within the given period of time. Upon the acceptance of the request, the contract between you and the supplier becomes effective. The charges for the booked service will be deducted from your credit card or bank account. If the supplier declines the request, the contract between you and the supplier of the service does not become effective. You will be notified for the acceptance or non-acceptance of your request via e-mail.
The supplier provides the agreed services under his own behalf and on his own account.
1.10 Eligibility Requirements
The supplier may set eligibility requirements for his products. These you will find in the product description. You are self-responsible to fulfill these requirements. The supplier is entitled to disapprove or exclude you from a certain service, in case that you do not fulfill the requirements. In this case, there will be no refund.
1.11 Supplier Communication
The supplier of the touristic service needs to conduct booking confirmations, as well as all other communication via the AdventureBound.com platform. Thus, you should always keep the information in your user account up to date and check the e-mail in the given in the user account for new messages
1.12 Cancelation of a booking
If you need to cancel a booked service, it is mandatory to use the relevant form on the AdventureBound.com website.
2. Review System
2.1 Review System
Upon completion, you have the opportunity to review the booked service using the AdventureBound.com review system. The AdventureBound.com Review System aims to create a meaningful and accurate profile of the performance, reliability and trustworthiness of the provider. The corresponding information will be sent to you via e-mail after completion of the service.
2.2 True and accurate assessment
You are obliged to make only factual and truthful statements. Inaccurate, irrelevant, insulting comments etc. are to be omitted. AdventureBound.com is explicitly reserves the right to delete such reviews without giving further reasons. AdventureBound.com also has the right to exclude you from further use of the AdventureBound.com Booking Platform and to delete your account. AdventureBound.com and affected suppliers reserve the right for further legal action, in particular compensation of damages.
3. Forum "Questions"
3.1 Questions to the supplier
Each entered product has a forum for questions. This forum is meant to facilitate the communication between you and the supplier, in order to clarify details of the offer. You may ask the supplier product specific questions, which the supplier will answer.
The entries in the forum Questions are visible to all visitors of the website.
3.2 Questions and messages
The forum does not serve to close contracts or to cancel bookings. Such events unfold no effect with regards to AdventureBound.com. In such cases, it is mandatory to use the appropriate forms.
3.3 Moderation & User Management
AdventureBound.com is entitled to delete not product specific questions, comments, etc. without further notice and to close the user account.
4. Direct Messages
4.1 Personal Messages
The direct message message intends to exchange non-public information between you and the supplier.
4.2 Contents of the direct message
The direct message is solely intended for information concerning the service and its execution. You must not exchange any personal or non service specific questions using the direct message functionality. Direct messages do not serve to close contracts or to cancel bookings. Such events unfold no effect with regard to AdventureBound.com. In such cases it is mandatory to user the appropriate forms.
4.3 AdventureBound.com's Right of Inspection and Sanctions
AdventureBound.com is explicitly entitled to inspect direct messages and to delete messages, which do not comply to these Terms. AdventureBound.com may close the user account. Please refer to Nr.3 for further details.
5. Legal relationship with AdventureBound.com
5.1 Position of AdventureBound.com
AdventureBound.com provides you with this booking platform, so that you can get in direct contact with the service provider of your choice and make a booking. The contract relating to the service booked is directly between you and the supplier of the service. AdventureBound.com is not a contractual partner for the booked service. AdventureBound.com acts solely as the mediator between you and the supplier of the tour or touristic service.
5.2 Your liability
If you cause any damage to AdventureBound.com, you will be hold responsible for it. You are in particular responsible for you entries in the sections
- Direct Messages
- Review System
5.3 Liability of AdventureBound.com
If you make a booking, AdventureBound.com is only liable to you in cases of gross misconduct (including gross negligence). AdventureBound.com is not liable for slight negligence, auxiliary persons and the mediated supplier and their auxiliary persons. The liability is limited to the immediate damage, excluding consequential damages, loss of profit etc. The liability for punitive damage compensation is also excluded. Further limitations of liability or liability exclusions in these Terms or applicable legal provisions are reserved.
The liability for computer viruses, spyware programs and other damages caused by computer programs is excluded.
5.4 Changes of these General Terms of Business
These General Terms of Business may be changed by AdventureBound.com at any time without prior notice. For each booking, the currently effective Terms are applicable. The user has no guarantee that future bookings will be completed under the existing conditions.
5.5 Applicable Law
The legal relations with AdventureBound.com are exclusively subject to US Law, Ashland, Oregon. It is agreed as the exclusive venue of jurisdiction.
300 E Hersey St #10B
II. General Terms of Business of Suppliers of Tours and other touristic Services
Acceptance of Bookings
Arrival at venue, and compliance with rules
Conditions of Participation
Binding Nature of Inquiry
Disclaimer on Right of Withdrawal
Personal Responsibility for Insurance
Exchange of Messages
Exclusion from Participation
Liability of the supplier of the tour or touristic service
Changes of these General Terms of Business
These General Terms of Business apply to the contracts between the users of www.AdventureBound.com.com and the suppliers of tours etc.
1. Acceptance of Bookings
The supplier only accepts bookings by persons fully capable of acting and with full legal competence. Legal persons have to act by a duly authorized person.
2. Truthful Information
The information provided on the AdventureBound.com booking platform must be truthful. The supplier reserves the right to cancel bookings when incorrect information has been provided. In this case, the price paid cannot be refunded.
3. Arrival at venue, and compliance with rules
You are responsible for timely arrival at the meeting point. If you are arriving to the booked activity from abroad, you are personally responsible for the necessary travel documents (passport, etc.), compliance with health regulations, etc.
4. Conditions of Participation
You are personally responsible for compliance with any conditions of participation. The provider reserves the right to exclude participants, who do not meet these conditions, from the activity. In this case, the price paid cannot be refunded.
5. Binding Nature of Inquiry
The contract between you and the provider is concluded when the suppliers accepts your booking request. By booking a tour or other activity, you are submitting a binding offer to the supplier, to which you are bound for 5 working days. If the supplier accepts your offer within this period, the contract is definitely concluded. You will be notified via e-mail.
Your credit card will be charged upon booking. If the provider does not accept your booking, the charged amount will be credited back.
7. Disclaimer on Right of Withdrawal
In case that the applicable law for the contract between you and the supplier grants a right of cancellation in favor of you, you waive that right, to the extent permitted by law.
8. Personal Responsibility for Insurance
Insurance is not included in the price. You are personally responsible for a sufficient insurance coverage. The extent of insurance need depends on the booked activity.
9. Unpaid Services
If you do not pay for the booked service or revoke the payment, your claim to the service benefits will be omitted. This will be regarded as a cancelation and cancelation charges will apply according to section 11.
10. Exchange of Messages
All communication between you and the supplier must be made through the AdventureBound.com booking platform. For this purpose, solely the forms provided by AdventureBound.com are to be used.
Messages, which are not handled through the AdventureBound.com booking platform or via the forms provided for that purpose, cannot be accepted by the supplier and they carry no legal effect.
11. Cancelation Policy
If you cancel the activity, the cancelation policy on the AdventureBound.com voucher is authoritative. We advise the customer to carefully read the information on the AdventureBound.com voucher.
If there is no cancelation policy stated on the AdventureBound.com voucher, the following cancelation charges will be levied by the supplier of the services:
- Up to 4 working days before begin of the activity: full refund
- 3-0 working days before begin of the activity or no-show: no refund
You reserve the right to demonstrate that the supplier suffered a smaller loss through the cancelation, than indicated by these rules.
The refund will be made within 20 working days by crediting the credit card used.
If the credit card payment before the use of the booked service is not honored or revoked, this will be considered as a booking cancelation and cancelation fees will apply. Further claims for damages are reserved.
12. Extraordinary Cancelation
The supplier can cancel the activity without adherence to the cancelation period if weather conditions, governmental actions, unforeseeable or unavoidable external circumstances endanger or make carrying out the activity impossible or substantially more difficult.
This is done under exclusion of any compensation for damages or other claims under what legal basis whatsoever.
13. Exclusion from Participation
The supplier has the right to refuse admittance or exclude you from an activity if you do not meet the eligibility requirements, or if your participation puts you or others at risk, or otherwise interferes with the proper conduct of the activity. In these cases, the price paid cannot be refunded.Back to top
14. Program Changes
The supplier further reserves the right to make minor program changes, if deemed necessary due to unforeseeable or unpreventable circumstances.
15. Other Conditions
Further conditions or alternative rules can be found on the respective product pages.Back to top
16. Time Zone
For time and date calculations, the time zone of the supplier shall apply.Back to top
17. Liability of the supplier of the tour or touristic service
The supplier of the tour or touristic service is liable according to applicable law. The liability is excluded to the extent permitted by applicable law.
18. Changes of these General Terms of Business
These Terms of Business are subject to change without prior notice. The terms that are valid at the time of each booking shall apply. The user has no claim that future bookings be completed under existing conditions.
19. Applicable Law
The legal relationship between users and suppliers of services shall be in each case governed by the applicable law.