1. A reference to the “Saakalya Travel Site” is to travel.saakalya.com and all web pages thereunder, including the content, information, applications, programmes, images, links, sounds, graphics, video and other materials which may be displayed and the functionalities or services provided by the Saakalya Travel Site (collectively the “Content”). “You” refers to such party who is given access or use of the Saakalya Travel Site and its Content by Saakalya.
Acceptance of Terms
2. Use of the Saakalya Travel Site
ii. You agree and undertake NOT to:
(a) use any software or material that contains a virus or damaging component which may corrupt, deface or otherwise interrupt the Saakalya Travel Site, the Content, data or functionality or interfere with the operation of the Saakalya Travel Site;
(b) transmit any materials or information through the Saakalya Travel Site which are or may be offensive, indecent, defamatory or which may not be lawfully disseminated under applicable laws or which you know or have reason to suspect, contains any viruses or damaging components which may interfere with the Saakalya Travel Site or the operation of the Saakalya Travel Site or its Content; or
(c) use the Saakalya Travel Site other than in conformance with the acceptable use policies of any connected computer networks and any applicable internet standards.
3. Intellectual Property Rights
i. The intellectual property rights in the Content and Saakalya Travel Site are owned, licensed to or controlled by Saakalya Pte Ltd or its licensors. Saakalya aggressively enforces its intellectual property rights to the fullest extent of the law.
ii. Any reproduction, republication or distribution of any of the Content of the Saakalya Travel Site without the written consent of Saakalya is prohibited. Without prejudice to the generality of the foregoing, no part or parts of the Saakalya Travel Site or any Content may be displayed, broadcast, hyperlinked, mirrored, framed, transferred or transmitted in any manner or by any means or stored in an information retrieval system without the prior written permission of Saakalya or other copyright owners. Permission will only be granted to you to download, print or use the Content for personal, non-commercial uses, provided that you do not modify the Content and that you retain all copyright and other proprietary notices contained in the Content. You are entitled to download and print any order forms and information related to the Saakalya Travel Site.
iii. The name of “Saakalya” and the components of its logo are registered trademarks, owned by the following company:
44 Jalan Merah Saga #03-48
iv. The Saakalya Travel Site may display, contain or make reference to trademarks, service marks, trade names, logos, and patents, trade secrets, copyright, technologies, products, processes or other proprietary rights of Saakalya and / or other parties. Nothing on the Saakalya Travel Site should be construed as granting, by implication, estoppel, or otherwise, any license or right to use the name of Saakalya or any trademarks, service marks, trade names, logos, patents, trade secrets, copyright, technologies, products, processes or other proprietary rights of Saakalya and / or other parties, without the prior written permission of Saakalya or other applicable owner. Saakalya expressly prohibits the use of the name of Saakalya and any other trademark, service marks, trade names or logos owned by Saakalya in any manner, without the prior written permission of Saakalya.
(a) You shall have no right of confidentiality in such contents of transmissions or communications and Saakalya shall have no obligation to protect your communications from disclosure;
(b) Saakalya shall be free to reproduce, use, disclose, host, publish, transmit and distribute all such contents of transmissions or communications or any part thereof to others without limitation, and you hereby grant to Saakalya a non-exclusive, world-wide, royalty-free, irrevocable license and right to do the same; and
(c) Saakalya shall be free to use any ideas, concepts, know-how or techniques contained in such contents of transmissions or communications for any purpose whatsoever, including but not limited to the development, production and marketing of products and services that incorporate such information.
vi. You are solely responsible for all contents of your transmissions or communications through the Saakalya Travel Site, and you hereby warrant and represent that you have the right and authority to submit such contents of transmissions or communications, and that such contents of transmissions or communications do not infringe the intellectual property rights or any other rights of any third party.
4. Warranties / Representation
i. No Reliance (Accuracy, Reliability and Completeness of Site)
While Saakalya makes good faith efforts to verify that the Content of the Saakalya Travel Site is accurate, complete and current, Saakalya or its contractual partners make no express or implied warranty or representation (including liability towards third parties) as to its accuracy, reliability or completeness, and expressly disclaims any liability for errors, delays or omissions in the Content or for any action taken in reliance on the Content.
5. Liability Waiver
i. Your use of the Saakalya Travel Site or reliance on any Content is at your own risk. Under no circumstances shall Saakalya and / or its contractual partners, any of its affiliates, officers, directors, employees, subsidiaries or parents be liable for any loss, damages or expenses, whether direct, indirect, punitive, special, incidental, or consequential damages or economic loss, and including, without limitation, lost revenues or lost profits, whatsoever or howsoever caused (regardless of the form of action) arising directly or indirectly out of or in any way connected to the access to or use of, reliance on, or inability to access or use, the Content or the Saakalya Travel Site, or resulting from the access to, or inability of access to linked web sites, whether based on contact, tort, strict liability or otherwise, even if Saakalya and / or its suppliers has / have been advised of the possibility of damages.
ii. The Content of the Saakalya Travel Site is provided ‘AS IS’ and ‘AS AVAILABLE’ without warranty of any kind, either express or implied, including, but not limited to, the implied warranties of title, merchantability, satisfactory quality or fitness for a particular purpose, or non-infringement of third party rights.
6. No Warranty for Virus-Free Content
i. Saakalya assumes no responsibility for, and makes no warranty that, any of the Content or that the Saakalya Travel Site will be provided uninterrupted or error-free, that any identified defects will be corrected, or that the Saakalya Travel Site (including its Content) or the servers that make it available will be free of any viruses or other malicious, destructive corrupting code, agent, program, macros or other harmful components.
7. Password restricted areas of the Saakalya Travel Site
i. Access to and use of password protected and/or secure areas of the Saakalya Travel Site are restricted to authorized users only. You may not obtain or attempt to obtain unauthorized access to such parts of the Saakalya Travel Site, or to any other protected information, through any means not intentionally made available by us for your specific use.
ii. Where you have been issued with a password, personal or log-on identification number and other code and access procedures (such items to be referred to as “Security Code”) by Saakalya, for use in connection with access to the Saakalya Travel Site, you hereby agree to keep the Security Code issued to you confidential. You are to notify Saakalya immediately if you have knowledge that or have reason for suspecting that the confidentiality of the Security Code has been compromised or if there has been any unauthorized use of the Security Code.
iii. You agree and acknowledge that any use of or access to the Saakalya Travel Site and any information or data referable to your Security Code shall be deemed to be (i) use or access of the Saakalya Travel Site by you; or (ii) information or data transmitted or validly issued by you, or both and you agree to be bound by any access or use (whether such access or use are authorized by you or not) referable to your Security Code, and you agree that Saakalya shall be entitled (but not obliged) to act upon, rely on or hold you solely responsible and liable in respect thereof as if the same were carried out or transmitted by you.
i. No responsibility for or endorsement of linked web sites
The Saakalya Travel Site may contain links to other web sites or content on the Internet, which are owned or operated by third parties. Such linked web sites or content are not under the control of Saakalya and Saakalya is not responsible for the information, products, services or other material obtained on such other web sites and will not be liable for any damages arising from the access to or use of such a web site. The inclusion of these links does not imply an endorsement of the linked sites, the content therein including any linked addresses. You agree that your access to or use of such linked web sites or content is entirely at your own risk.
ii. No linking without consent of Saakalya
The insertion of a hyperlink to the Saakalya Travel Site, on any other website or webpage or “mirror” of the content on any other server is prohibited without express, prior written consent of Saakalya.
9. Data Security on the Internet
i. General Information
Please take into consideration that the World Wide Web is a publicly accessible system. Saakalya does not warrant the security of any information transmitted by you or to you through the Saakalya Travel Site. Each time personal information is made available online this is done at your own risk, and you accept the risk that any information transmitted or received through this Saakalya Travel Site might be lost under way or may be accessible to unauthorized third persons. Transactions over the Internet may be subject to interruption, transmission blackout, delayed transmission due to Internet traffic or incorrect data transmission due to the public nature of the Internet.
The Saakalya Travel Site is not configured to collect any identifiable personal information from the visitor while browsing on it. It collects information for general statistical purposes only. Unless you voluntarily provide SAAKALYA with your personal information (for example your first and last name, title, mailing address, email address, telephone and fax number, language, employer, business title, divers preferences or other personal identifying information) it will not be available to Saakalya.
iii. Internet Protocol (IP) Address
Every time you browse the Internet an IP address is automatically assigned to your computer. When users request a page from the Saakalya Travel Site, Saakalya’s servers log the user’s current IP address. IP addresses are used to diagnose problems.
The Saakalya Travel Site puts to use ‘cookie’ technology. These cookies are designed to facilitate your visit on Saakalya’s Site.
v. Encryption System
When you provide personal information as for example your name, address or credit card number while making a purchase, your information is encrypted. After your information reaches Saakalya it is stored on a secure server that resides behind a firewall. The firewall is designed to block access to this data from outside Saakalya.
10. Personal Data and Privacy
11. Saakalya Travel Website
i. The products offered for sale on the Saakalya Travel Website are sold on the following terms and conditions. By booking the listed products, you agree to the terms and conditions of sale.
ii. Booking and full payment has to be made at least 30 days prior to travel date.
iii. Cancellation by the Customer – Payment and Cancellation Fee.
The Customer is allowed to cancel the reservation in writing, at any time prior to the departure date. However, cancellation fee will apply and it is computed based on the length of notice period prior to the departure. Please note that the cancellation fee is a percentage of the total tour fare. The cancellation fee as well as corresponding refund component are indicated below.
|Cancellation fee per person|
|Number of days before departure||All tours|
|46 days and above||30% of tour fare|
|45-30 days||50% of tour fare|
|29-14 days||75% of tour fare|
|13 days and less||100% of tour fare|
iv. Cancellation by Saakalya Travel
Even after deposit or full payment has been made, all arrangements are still subject to final confirmation. If due to some unforeseeable circumstances (force majeur) the arrangement cannot be finalised and the reservation has to be cancelled, the Company will endeavour to notify the Customer at least 1 week before departure. At times due to low subscription for a group tour, the Company may choose to cancel the entire tour 14 days prior to departure.
v. General Matters related to Tours
Accommodation is as specified on the Saakalya Travel website. Accommodation for adults is based on double or single room occupancy.
For occupation of a single room, single supplement amount as indicated on the Saakalya Travel website is required.
Meals and beverages
Meals and beverages are included as indicated on the Saakalya Travel website.
If there is any special request regarding special meals, dietary requirements, adjoining rooms etc., please inform Saakalya Travel upon booking. Such requests are subject to availability and confirmation.
All information and prices shown are accurate at time of publication.
Tour fare includes:
Accommodation, airport transfers at destination, meals as specified on the Saakalya Travel website.
Tour fare excludes
Airfare, airport taxes, airport security taxes, airline insurance surcharges, fuel taxes, visa fees, travel insurance, customs user fees and service fees as specified by the airline and airport authorities; laundry, excess baggage charges, gratuities to drivers and tour leaders / local guides and tips to hotel porters; and personal expenses.
12. Force Majeure
Saakalya shall not be liable for any non-performance, error, interruption or delay in the performance of its obligations or in the Saakalya Travel Site’s operation, or for any inaccuracy, unreliability or unsuitability of the Saakalya Travel Site’s Contents if this is due, in whole or in part, directly or indirectly to an event or failure which is beyond its reasonable control (which includes without limitation acts of God, natural disasters, acts of any government or authority, power failures, and the acts or a party for whom Saakalya is not responsible for).
Saakalya may delegate the performance of any of its functions in connection with the Saakalya Travel Site and reserves the right to use any agents on such terms as it deems appropriate.
You agree that Saakalya may, at its sole discretion, deny you access to the Saakalya Travel Site for any reason, including without limitation, if Saakalya believes that you have violated or acted inconsistently with any terms or conditions set out herein, or if in Saakalya’s opinion or the opinion of any regulatory authority, it is not suitable to continue providing the services relating to the Saakalya Travel Site.
15. Governing Law and Jurisdiction
By accessing and using any services of the Saakalya Travel Site, you and Saakalya agree that all matters relating to and / or any disputes arising out of your access to, or use of the Saakalya Travel Site shall be governed by and interpreted and construed and enforced exclusively in accordance with the laws of Singapore, without regard to the conflicts of law principles thereof and the 1980 Vienna Convention, and you hereby submit to the non-exclusive jurisdiction of the Singapore Courts.
Access data / server log files
The seller (or the web space provider) collects data on each access to the offer (so called server log files). The access data includes:
Name of the requested webpage, file, date and time of the call , amount of data transferred, notification of successful download, browser type plus version, the operating system of the user, referrer URL (of the previously visited page), IP address and the requesting provider.
The provider uses the log information only for statistical analysis for the purpose of the operation, security and optimization of the offer. The provider retains the right; however, to check the log data later if there is reasonable suspicion of unlawful use based on specific indicators.
Handling of personal data
Personal information is information that helps to identify a person, i.e. information that can be traced back to one person. This includes the name, email address, or telephone number. However, data on preferences, hobbies, memberships or which websites were viewed by someone are also considered personal data.
Personal data are only collected by the seller, used and passed on, if permitted by law or the users consent to the data collection.
When contacting the seller (for example, via contact form or e- mail), the information of the user for the purpose of processing the request and in the event that follow-up questions arise, is saved.
Comments and contributions
When users leave comments on the blog or other contributions, their IP addresses are stored. This is done for the safety of the provider, if someone writes unlawfully contents in comments and contributions (insults, banned political propaganda, etc.). In this case, the provider may be prosecuted even for the comment or post and is therefore interested in the identity of the author.
The succession comments can be subscribed by users. The user will receive a confirmation email to verify that they are the holder of the entered email address. Users can unsubscribe ongoing comment subscriptions at any time. The confirmation email will contain instructions to do so.
The newsletter keeps you informed about us and our offers.
If you would like to receive the newsletter, we require a valid email address as well as information that allow us to verify that you are the owner of the email address or that the owner agrees to receive the newsletter. More data is not collected. This data will be used only to send the newsletter and will not be disclosed to third parties.
By registering for the newsletter, we collect your IP address and the date of registration. This storage is solely for the proof in case that a third party abused an email address and logs in without the knowledge of the person entitled to receive the newsletter.
You can revoke at any time your consent to the storage of data, the email address and use to send the newsletter. The revocation can be made via a link in the newsletters themselves or in your profile area.
Integration of services and content of third parties
It can happen that third party content can be integrated from other websites within this online offer, such as YouTube videos, maps from Google Maps, RSS feeds or graphics. This always assumes that the provider of such content (hereinafter referred to as “third-party”) recognize the IP address of the user. Without the IP address, they could not send the content to the browser of each user. The IP address is required in order for the presentation of such content. We strive to only use such content whose respective providers are using the IP address only for the delivery of content. However, we have no control, if the third-party saves the IP address for statistical purposes. Insofar as this is known to us, we inform the users about it.
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The data entered during registration will be used for the purposes of the use of the offer. Users can be notified via email about supply- or registration -related information, such as changes or technical circumstances. The collected data are shown in the respective input field during registration. These include NAME, POSTAL ADDRESS, and EMAIL ADDRESS.
This offer uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google Inc. (” Google”). Google Analytics uses “cookies “, text files which are stored on users’ computers and allow an analysis of your use of the website. The information generated by the cookie about the use of the website by the users are usually transferred to a server of Google in the USA and stored there.
In the case of activation of the IP anonymisation on this website, the IP address of users of Google will be truncated within Member states of the European Union or other parties to the Agreement on the European Economic Area. Only in exceptional cases is the complete IP address transmitted to a Google server in the USA and shortened there. The IP-anonymisation is active on this website. On behalf of the operator of this website, Google will use this information to evaluate the use of the site by users, compiling reports on website activity and providing other with website and internet related services to the website operator.
Use of Facebook Social Plugins
This publication uses social plugins (” plugins”) provided by the social network facebook.com, operated by Facebook Inc., 1601 S. California Ave, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA (“Facebook”). The plugins are identifiable by a Facebook logo (white ” f” on a blue background or a “thumbs up” sign) or are marked with the addition “Facebook Social Plugin”. The list and the look of Facebook Social Plugins can be viewed here: https://developers.facebook.com/docs/plugins/.
When a user visits a web page of this offer, which contains such a plugin, the browser establishes a direct connection to the Facebook servers. The content of the plugin is from Facebook directly to your browser which embeds the latter into the website. The provider therefore has no influence on the scope of the data collected with the help of this plugin Facebook and informs the user therefore according to his knowledge:
By integrating the plugin, Facebook receives the information that a user has accessed the corresponding page of the offer. If the user is logged into Facebook, Facebook can assign this visit to his Facebook account. When users interact with the plugins, for example use the Like button or make a comment, the corresponding information is transmitted from your browser directly to Facebook and stored there. If a user is not a member of Facebook, there is still the possibility that Facebook brings its IP address in experience and stores it. According to Facebook, only an anonymous IP address is stored.
Purpose and scope of data collection and the further processing and use of data by Facebook, as well as the relevant rights and ways to protect the privacy of users, please refer to the privacy policies of Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/about/privacy/.
If a user is a Facebook member and does not want Facebook to collect data about his offer and link this to his already stored member data by Facebook, he must log out of Facebook before visiting the website.
It is also possible to block Facebook social Plugins by using add-ons for your browser, like the “Facebook Blocker”.
+1 Button Google+
This publication uses the “+1” from the social network Google Plus , which is operated by Google Inc. , 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway , Mountain View, CA 94043 , United States Button (“Google “). The button can be identified by the “+1” on a white or coloured background.
When a user visits a webpage of this offer, which contains such a button, the browser establishes a direct connection to the servers of Google. The contents of the “+1″ button is transmitted from Google directly to their browser which embeds the latter into the website. The provider therefore has no influence on the amount of data that Google collects through this button. According to Google, no personal information is collected without clicking on the button. Only data of logged in members, such as the IP address, is collected and processed.
Purpose and scope of data collection and the further processing and use of data by Google as well as your rights in this respect and settings options for protecting your privacy , the user can refer to Google’s privacy notices to the ” +1″ button:
http://www.google.com/intl/en/+/policy/+1 button.html and the FAQ: http://www.google.com/intl/de/+1/button/.
This offer uses the Twitter service buttons. These buttons are provided by Twitter Inc., 795 Folsom St., Suite 600, San Francisco, CA 94107, USA. They can be identified by terminology such as “Twitter” or “sequence”, connected to a blue bird. By using the buttons, it is possible to share a comment or page of this offer on Twitter or to follow the seller on Twitter.
When a user visits a webpage which contains such a button, its browser establishes a direct connection with the Twitter servers. The content of the Twitter buttons is transmitted from Twitter directly to the user’s browser. The provider has therefore no influence on the amount of data that Twitter gathered by the plugin and informs the user according to his knowledge. According to this, only the IP address of the user is transmitted with the URL used of each website to the terms of the buttons, but not for other purposes, as for the display of the button.
More information can be found in the privacy statement of Twitter at http://twitter.com/privacy.
This offer uses Google AdSense, a service for including advertisements from Google Inc. (” Google”). Google AdSense uses “cookies “, text files that are stored on the user’s computer and that allow the analysis of how users use the site. Google AdSense uses so called web beacons (invisible images). Through these web beacons, information such as the visitor traffic can be evaluated on the pages of the offer.
The information generated by cookies and web beacons on this website (including the IP address of the user) and delivery of advertising formats to be are transmitted to a Google server in the USA and stored there. This information can be passed from Google to contractors of Google. Google will not associate your IP address with any other data held by you.
Cancellation, changes, corrections and updates
The user has the right to get information free of charge about the personal data stored about him. In addition, the user has the right to correct inaccurate data, to block and delete his personal data, as far as the there is no legal obligation to retain.