Cancellation Policy

We understand the pain of cancelling a trek. As travelers, we always look forward to trips, and after months of training and planning, if we have to cancel our trip, there’s no greater disappointment than that. 

This is why we have a traveler-friendly cancellation policies.

Our Cancellation Policy When You Cancel A Trek: 

Cancellation for Backpacking Expeditions and Long Treks(More than 4 nights):

  1. Cancellation 30 days before the starting date of the trip — Get your full trek fee back in an TrekPanda Cupon OR get a monetary refund with 15% cancellation charges.
  2. Cancellation between 30 days and 20 days before the starting date of the trek — Get 80% of the trek fee in an TrekPanda cupon OR get a monetary refund with 50% cancellation charges.
  3. Cancellation less than 20 days before the starting date of the trek — No monetary refund, get 50% of your fees in an TrekPanda Cupoun .
  4. Cancellation incase your not well and could not join:Incase you are unwell it is advisable to take rest however kindly note that you can find a replacement for yourself no refund or transfer is applicable incase of any illness or covid cases

Cancellation for Sahyadri Treks/Campings and weekend Backpacking trips:

  1. Cancellation 30 days before the starting date of the treks — Get your full trek fee back in a TrekPanda Cupon OR get a monetary refund with a 15% cancellation charge on full trek amount
  2. Cancellation between 30 and 20 days before the starting date of the trek — Get 80% of the trek fee in a TrekPanda cupon OR get a monetary refund with 50% cancellation charges on the full trek amount.
  3. Cancellation less than 20 days before the starting date of the trek — No monetary refund, get 20% of your fees in a TrekPanda Cupoun only if you have made full payment.
  4. In case you would like to transfer the ticket to the next available batch a minimum of 20% surcharge will be levied on the amount of the trek which is subject to the organizer's decision to provide a transfer before 10 days of trip commencement.
  5. Cancellation in case you don't turn up on trek on time:Not turning up for a trek is completely a participants concern and any kind of refund is not applicable for such cases
  6. Cancellation incase your not well and could not join:Incase you are unwell it is advisable to take rest however kindly note that you can find a replacement for yourself no refund or transfer is applicable incase of any illness or covid cases

Advance Booking amount is not refundable at any cost

 

 

Important note 1: The Trek Insurance amount,Train Cancellation charges,Agent charges is not refundable if the trek is cancelled during the last 6 days before the start of the trek on top of regular cancellation charges. In all other cases, the Trek Insurance amount is refunded along with the trek fee.

In the rare event that we cancel a trek, this is the policy we follow:

 

  1. We almost never cancel our trips. But in case we cancel a trip because of natural calamities (snowstorms, thunderstorms, floods, landslides, earthquakes) or unexpected political unrest, curfews, local riots, or government orders, TrekPanda will not be liable for any refund if the trip schedule from first start point has begun.
  2. Incase the trip did not commence and is cancelled prior to departure full refund will given except for train and bus cancellations
  3. Incase of cancellations of our Sahyadri treks from our end due to no minimum participation you can opt for an event shift or get a full refund of the amount.
  4. Incase of medical emergency or covid cases or emergency issues same refund policy applies as regular cancellation.
  5. Incase the trip is cancelled due to trains or flight cancellations by the airlines or railways or bus issues alternate arrangements if possible will be made incase there is no scope of any arrangements refund will be made based on expensed and bookings made ahead.

How to cancel your trek: 

In case, you wish to cancel your trek, follow these steps. 

  1. Send us an email with name and participant details on contactus@trekpanda.in. 
  2. You will recieve and email in 24 hours for your cancellation
  3. The cancellation policy will apply from the recieval of email
  4. It takes around 2-5 working days to get your refund back in source account
  5. No on call cancellation queries will be entairtained kindly email for the same