Trip Protection (US): Highly recommended. Group Protection (Travelex 360) is $239 for up to $3000 trip cost and $316 for up to $4000 trip cost, covering trip cancellation, accident, health, trip interruption, repatriation, etc. Coverage starts upon receipt of premium payment (non-refundable).
Final Payment: Due 60 days prior to departure (Cash/Check). Credit card/online payments accepted with +3% convenience fee.
Gratuities: Included in the final invoice for guides and driver; but does not include Love Offerings for Chaplain & churches.
Check-In: Passenger must check-in directly at the airport at least 3 hours before departure. Luggage handling is included from/to hotel and bus; not including airports. Carry-on luggage are the responsibility of passengers at all times. For connecting flights, allow at least 3 hrs lead time and check-in your luggage to your final destination.
Airline Ticket: Your airline reservation has been confirmed however E-tickets (no paper ticket) are issued about 30-45 days prior to departure. To check-in, present your passport (at least 6 month valid), flight information, and Mileage #. Meet the group at the departure gate.
Airline Seats: As part of a group, seats are pre-assigned, which may be changed during check-in only.
Airport Security: All liquids, perfume, gel, toothpaste, etc. must be checked-in. Small amounts may be allowed in carry-on luggage, up to 3.4 oz/100 ml each, contained inside a quart-size clear plastic zip-top bag.
Luggage Allowance:One checked bag, maximum 50 lbs (23 kg) and 62” linear (L”+ W”+ H”) in dimension, plus one carry-on bag, and a purse or computer.
Currency:1 Euro = 1.15 USD / 1 Israeli Shekel = 0.30 USD. US Dollars and credit cards are widely accepted. ATMs are available in local currency. Inform your bank before your travel, if using credit cards or ATMs. Change about $50 in local currency for your food & minor items.
Meals: Breakfast and dinner are included daily. However, lunch is not included. Expect to spend an average of $10 -20/person for lunch. Drinks are also not included. Bottled water is usually for sale at the bus or in stores.
Visa: No visa needed for US citizens for Israel/Europe. Visas needed for Russia & South America. Visa is required for Philippine citizens (90 days lead-time). Contact Noelette Tours for more information.
Weather Forecast (Deg in F): Europe: ~ High70/Low 50. Re-check forecast before final packing. Dress in layers and wear comfortable shoes. Bring umbrella or raincoat/poncho.
Mass: Scheduled daily (TBA). Proper attire is required in churches (no shorts, sleeveless). Bring your bible/prayer/song books.
Voltage (220v): Bring rounded 2-prong adaptors. Hair dryers are provided in most hotels.
Telephone/WiFi: Pre-arrange with your mobile carrier to enable international roaming. Most hotels have free Wi-Fi access.
Things to Bring: Bring casual clothes, light jacket, and comfortable shoes/slippers. Snacks, candies, sanitizer, tissue papers & medications. Separate your prescription medications and other important items plus one extra change of clothes in your carry-onbag.
Suggestion: Leave home and in a safe place a photocopy of your itinerary, credit cards, passport for emergency replacement. Make use of hotel room safe to store your valuables/important documents.
Giveaways: Noelette Tours will provide you with a travel bag, luggage strap, and ID/lanyards at the airport or at the hotel.