The responsibility of Country Walkers and its affiliated companies is strictly limited. As a tour operator, Country Walkers organizes, promotes, and sells tour programs consisting of certain travel services, including surface, air, and water transportation, sightseeing excursions, and cruise/barge/hotel accommodations that Country Walkers purchases or reserves from various suppliers (collectively, “Suppliers”). Country Walkers does not own or operate any of these Suppliers. The Suppliers providing travel services for Country Walkers’ tour programs are independent contractors and are not agents or employees of Country Walkers.
As such, Country Walkers is not responsible for any negligent or willful act or failure to act of any Supplier or of any third party. Some tours include visits to shops and merchants. Country Walkers is not responsible for any purchases you make during your trip, whether that merchant is part of the scheduled itinerary or not. By utilizing the travel services of the Suppliers, you agree that you will look to such Suppliers for any accident, injury, property damage, or personal loss to you or to those traveling with you, and that neither Country Walkers nor any representative of Country Walkers shall be liable. Country Walkers accepts and assumes responsibility for its own negligent or reckless conduct. You accept and assume responsibility for your own negligent or reckless conduct while participating in the tour program. Please refer to the Participation Agreement for further details.
To the extent that Country Walkers is involved in booking air for you, Country Walkers acts as your agent and not as an agent of the air carrier. For all other purposes, Country Walkers does not act as an agent for any party whatsoever.
Country Walkers reserves the right to correct promotional or pricing errors at any time, or to increase the program price in the event of cost increases due to changes in airfares, cruise fares, barge fares, currency fluctuations, park fee increases, taxes, or fuel surcharges. Country Walkers reserves the right to decline to accept or retain any person as a member of any tour or to cancel or alter the tour without notice, in which event your sole remedy shall be a prorated refund for any unused portion of the trip. Hotels and other accommodations are subject to change.