Butterfly
Dragonfly Macrophotography
Hungarian dragonfly-safari
In Quest of the „Flying Flowers" (Hungarian butterfly trip)"
Slovenia-Croatia butterfly special with 4 Large Blues pre-extension
Butterflies of Montenegro
Butterflies of Serbia with False Comma
Sri Lanka: Butterflies, Leopards, Blue Whales
Nepal: Butterflying at the Foothills of the Himalaya
Ethiopian Butterfly & Wildlife adventure with Tribal extension
Ghana butterfly adventure
Butterflies, Chimps, Gorillas (Uganda)
Eastern-European
B
irdwatching
Day-birdwatching trips (Hungary)
Bears, Great Bustards… vampires!
( Hungary+Romania)!
The late summer birding trip (Hungary)
Crane weekend of Hungary
Wallcreepers, Ptarmigans, Rock Partridges (Slovenia-Croatia birding circle)
Birding in Serbia
Egypt/Horn/Africa
Birdwatching
"Birds & Pharaos", birding in Egypt
Southern Red Sea birding & diving adventure
Ethiopian birding adventure
Mammals
Hungarian Bat Safari
Big game photosafaris
Hiking, Trekking, Multicultural - Outdoor
Ecoholidays in Hungary
Multicultural Highlights of Dracula country
Castles, Vampires and Counts of the Carpathians
The hidden face of Transylvania and Bucovina
Mediterranean Odyssey (Slovenia, Croatia)
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Conditions & Terms

The most important rule: enjoy and relax! We make your holidays as stress-free as possible.

 
   
  Generals

Leaders: All our local guides and contacts are highly experienced experts in their field. Years of co-operation with locals also ensures we have access to up-to-date top-quality local information.

Language of correspondance and guiding: English

Transport: 4WDs: Toyota, Ford Explorers, Mitsubisi Pajeros, Range Rovesr and Nissans. We also use Mercedes, Ford or Toyota minivans, or Toyota Coaster in african countries.

We respectfully ask clients who smoke to be sensitive to non-smokers, and not to smoke when with the group is in a confined area. We also ask that smokers do not smoke in our vehicles or at the table during meal times.

We regret to say that we have a "no pets" policy on our trips, except on tailor-made VIP trips.

Please be aware that when you sign our booking form you are entering a contract made with us. This means that you accept all the conditions and terms of booking. Our written confirmation of your booking means that we agree to operate your tour as stated in the itinerary and to the "Conditions and Terms" set out on this page.

If you have a complaint, please notify the leader in person as soon as possible, in order that we may assist you and hopefully deal with it to your full satisfaction. If it is not dealt with to your satisfaction on the spot, then the nature of the complaint should be stated promptly and preferably within 30 days of the date scheduled for your return from the holiday.

We cannot accept responsibility for any expenses incurred in cases of late arrival.

We also ask that clients please accept any instructions given by our tour leaders, especially safety instructions. Please note, the tourleader having rights to ask you leave the tour, if your are seriously damaging other's overall tour-experience with inappropriate behaviour

 
Responsibility

All tours are organised as a voluntary grouping of independent travelers, sharing vehicles, service & equipment. GreenEye Ecotours undertakes to provide organisation and travel advice (including procurement of provisions & supplies, and selection of suitable vehicles) and guidance on the trip. The tours are organised on a cost-sharing basis, with the major cost item being the vehicles, fees for arranging permits, cost of escort, fuel & supplies, drivers, etc.

GreenEye Ecotours assumes no responsibility for any accidents or medical emergencies during the trip, including trip cut short by any emergency. Participants agree to fully idemnify both GE Ecotours and fellow travelers for possible adverse effects of administered first aid or other medication. All participants are expected to have full medical and travel insurance.

GreenEye Ecotours can accept no responsibility for losses or additional expenses incurred due to delays or changes in air services, sickness, weather, strike, war, quarantine, or other vis major causes. All such losses or expenses will have to be borne by the passenger as tour rates provide for arrangements only for the time and service stated.

Baggage, personal equipment, goods and other valuables are at the owner's risk entirely.

  Passport & Visa

Valid passports and visas are required for all of our guests. Your passport must be valid for at least 6 months beyond the completion of the tour. Please carry a photocopy of your passport and all your personal papers and documents, and keep them separately from the originals. Please also keep an extra copy for your trip guide.

Each guest must individually check to find out if there is visa requirement for each destination state on their tour.

We are not dealing with visa bookings and airtickets.

 
  Insurance

Every tour member must provide proof of valid travel and health insurance for the duration of the trip. If you don't want to travel with insurance, we must ask you for a signed statement with witnesses which declares this and protects us from laibility in serious cases.

Personal travel insurance is not included in our price.

Please note that we are not dealing with the marketing/selling of travel insurance.

 
  Booking conditions
Before you make any bookings, please read carefully this "Booking conditions" page, and other information pages (FAQ, Reasons to Join, etc).

 

 
  Reservations

Your reservation is completed upon receipt of your deposit of $350, 40 days before the start of your trip.

All reservations are accepted provided when they are followed by the appropriate deposit.

 
   
 
Tour price

The tour price is based on maximum group size and shared rooms. Participants will be informed of the latest group-size in circular e-mails or via telephone.

Our prices are always based on currency rates at 1st April and then at 1st September of the relevant year.

We reserve the right to change the total cost according to the currency rates and inflation. You will receive timely information if this should be the case.

 
  Price include

All transportation from airport to airport.

Accommodation - based on shared rooms - with private bath or shower and toilet facilities, in comfortable hotels as stated in the itinerary.

All meals, drinking water, coffee/tea. Breakfast is usually at our accomodation. Lunch is picnic or en route restaurant' meal. Dinners vary between the restaurant of our accomodation or we are going out to local restaurants.

The services of all leader(s), drivers and escorts.

Reserve permits, entrance fees, entrance tickets.

Your hassle-free trip is guaranteed!

 
 
Price exclude

International flight tickets, airport and other departure taxes.

All expenses incurred before arrival and after departure at airports.

Baggage charges at the airport.

Passport and visa costs.

Insurance fee and immunisations, PCR, etc.

A'la carte dishes, snacks and drinks, except those provided.

Single room supplement.

Personal laundry or anything of a purely personal nature.

Optional programs and private excursions.

Toalet fees.

Personal phone calls.

Room service.

Bank transfer losses.

 
 
Payment

Payment has to be made in GBP, USD or in EURO.

We cannot accept credit cards.

Payment should be made via bank transfer or in cash.

Please note that we do not accept part payment of deposits.

 
 
Cancellation & Refunds

Cancellation made by...
days before start

Refundable amount
30-40 days:
$ 600
10-30 days:
$ 300
0-10 days:
$ 150

$ 350 deposit is non-refundable in any cases.

Cancellations should be made in writing with your signature.

Some trips operate with a minimum number of bookings. We reserve the rights to cancel your trip, refund to you all the money you have paid, and to offer you an alternative excursion.

 
 

Health conditions

If you have health problems, you need to inform us before your departure date on the booking form.

Our expeditions basically designed for people Fifty and over. There is no difficult physical exersion on our trips, especially anything dangerous. On some days you will need to be able to complete walks of 1-4 hours duration, or climb light slopes.

Most tours to mountains involve more walking, usually as we like to try and take you to places that vehicles cannot reach. Please assume up to 3-5 miles walking on the most difficult day.

 
 
Accomodations

All accommodations are within easy reach of the best wildlife areas.

The accommodations are always based on shared rooms with private facilities.

We stay in comfortable, well located hotels and private pensions, always with private facility, that can offer local cuisine and wines of the region. Our main criteria for choosing accomodation: comfort, tranquility, landscape, approach. We always select some hotels close to shopping spots or city centres which give you the opportunity to go out for a stroll or a coffee on your own. For VIP trips we use luxurious 4-5 stars hotels.

If you are traveling alone and want to share a room we will try to select the most suitable person for you to share with. However, if there is no other single person who wants to share, you have to pay a single room supplement.

We advise you to use the hotel safe at all times and to carry cash and all your personal papers with you.

 
   
   
 
Records

GreenEye Ecotours reserves the right to take and use GPS data, photographic, video or sound-recording taken on its tours to use for scientific, promotional and commercial purposes.

 
GPS

You are allowed to use your GPS on tours to record your data for personal use only. You are not allowed to use GPS at certain sites, especially at sites of highly endengared species. We kindly ask you not to share such data on the Internet to avoid collecting and unwanted competition. Thank you!

 
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Upcoming trips & Expeditions

Slovenia butterflying (28 June - 04 July, 2023)

Bears and Butterflies of Transylvania. With Danube Clouded Yellow and High Carpathian extension; 07-14 July , 2023)

Crane weekend of Hungary (27-31 October, 2023)

All other 2023' dates are full. We are planning to open some further departures in June.

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