INTRODUCTION 12 We can also offer Extra Accommodation, Adventure Travel Insurance& Flights imaginative additions flightsinsurance website pre & post tour accommodation airport transfers etracks food and drink Imaginative Traveller tours are usually LAND ONLY and do not include international flights. However, as a one- stop travel specialist, we recommend you also book your flights with us. We source our flights daily, giving you the best price from a wide range of airlines so let us do the groundwork for you. Why should I book my flights with Imaginative Traveller? • Being ATOL licensed we provide you with financial protection. • Access to directly negotiated rates means cheaper and often more flexible fares. • Our knowledge of the tours means we book the most convenient connections. • We can provisionally hold flight seats for you with no obligation to purchase. • We can usually accept a £ 150 deposit giving you more time to save for the trip. • We can offer discounted domestic connections within the UK. • Upgrades, child discounts, Round the World tickets and air passes available. • We are the link between your flights and your tour should any difficulties arise. Why not make the most of your time away? Do some exploring before the trip begins or add a couple of nights after the tour to really getting to know a country. We offer competitive rates in all destinations - book in conjunction with your main tour. Take the hassle out of arrival. If a transfer is not already included and you'd like to start your holiday in a relaxing way by being met at the airport by one of our authorised drivers, then book an arrival ( and departure) transfer in conjunction with your main tour. Imaginative Traveller tours are not ordinary holidays. It is thus vital you have adequate travel insurance cover. Imaginative Traveller can offer you comprehensive travel insurance specifically tailored to our travellers. This covers ALL our trips and activities. Please see page 243 for further details, ask your travel consultant or visit our website www. imaginative- traveller. com www. imaginative- traveller. com The perfect place to source your trip! ALL our tours are online as well as the vitally important detailed trip and country dossiers. You will also find a Frequently Asked Questions page, a useful ' Compare Tours' button, blogs, image galleries - you can even create your own wish- list. An exciting new concept is our Live Chat facility which helps you out with any questions you might have at the touch of a button! THE place for all the latest news, flight inclusive deals, special offers and travel related articles. Sign up at www. imaginative- traveller. comand be kept up to date with Imaginative news! Many of our tours include meals. To see what is included within your tour look out for the symbols: B = Breakfast, L = Lunch, D = Dinner
13 INTRODUCTION the imaginative mystery tour How about the adventure of a lifetime? The most exciting trip you can dream of? A tour beyond the horizon of your imagination..... We are launching our most ambitious group tour to date. A Journey into the Unknown. And we want YOU to join us! Following in the steps of Odysseus, Columbus and Livingstone, head off on the Ultimate Imaginative Mystery Tour. On 20th June 2009 you will arrive at London Heathrow airport, meet your fellow adventurers and tour leader and receive your ticket. From that point on you are in the hands of Imaginative Traveller, journeying from place to place, with no knowledge of what is around the corner or where you may wake each day. Adventure travel in its rawest form. " Travel at its most Imaginative." Join the Imaginative Traveller Mystery Tour and let us show you how Imaginative we can be! Departure Date20th June 2009 Length of Trip15 days Departure PointLondon UK Tour Price£ 2099( Including flights ex UK) StyleMystery! Max Group Size15 PrerequisitesMust be physically fit, prepared to travel anywhere and ready for adventure QualificationsAdaptability and a sense of humour Contact us for ( limited) details.