Privacy Policy

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Privacy Policy 

At Tibet Travelers, we value your privacy and strive to provide a reliable experience on our website, tibettravelers.com. We understand that the use of your data and information is essential to you, and we want to assure you that we have implemented policies and practices to safeguard your privacy. Our goal is to ensure that you feel secure in entrusting us with your personal information. Our privacy policy, which outlines how we handle your personal information, will govern our practices. If we make any changes to how we process your information, we will inform you.

It is recommended to visit our website (www.tibettravelers.com) regularly to ensure that you have read and accepted our latest privacy policy statement, even though we do not plan to make frequent changes to our policies. Any amendments to our privacy policy will only be applicable in the future. We will only make changes that have a retroactive impact if it is mandatory to do so by law.

Registration on tibettravelers.com is optional for users to access its features. Our priority is to grant you the option to opt in, verify, or amend any data that you have provided on tibettravelers.com or its affiliated or partner websites. In case you want to do so, kindly refer to the relevant page to review your information and request a correction, or send us a message at the address mentioned above.

Our quote is given in Chinese currency, known as RMB. However, we also provide an equivalent quote in USD, which is based on the current exchange rate between RMB and USD. Please note that the quote given in USD may vary due to fluctuations in the exchange rate, while the quote given in RMB remains constant. (The reference exchange rate used is BOC EXCHANGE RATE.)

At tibettravelers.com, safeguarding your privacy is a top priority. We aim to inform you about the type of information we may gather from you and the measures we take to secure it.

Collection and Use of Personal Information

Personal information is only gathered when you voluntarily provide it through forms, emails, travel services, tour requests, or other similar situations. We do not share your personal information with third parties unless we have received your consent or are legally obligated to do so. We are responsible for and will continue to oversee the use of any personal information that you provide to us.

What personal information we may collect from you

1. Details for getting in touch: full name, email address, physical mailing address, country of origin, contact phone number, postal code.

2. Information regarding passport and visa

Our Purpose in collecting the information from you 

We will only use the information we gather to provide you with the travel journey or services you have requested or for other purposes you have authorized unless prohibited by law. The data we collect from you may be utilized in the following manners:

  1. Our goal is to create a Tibet travel plan that suits your budget and interests.
  2. Assisting you in obtaining the necessary permits for your travel to Tibet, including the Tibet entry permit, Alien’s travel permit, and Military permit.
  3. Assist with the reservation of train tickets, air tickets, or hotels on your behalf.
  4. We seek your input to enhance our website.
  5. In order to enhance the quality of our customer service, we aim to make improvements.

To whom is my personal information provided

We may share personal information with contractors who provide services to us, such as mailing, payment processing, and marketing assistance. This may require sending personal information, including sensitive data, to areas with lower levels of personal information protection. If we cannot share this information with the relevant suppliers, we cannot process your booking. By booking travel with us, you agree to the sharing of information with appropriate parties.

When booking a tour, we will share your information with the principal and appropriate suppliers of your travel arrangements. Public authorities like customs or immigration may also receive this information. We only share your information with those responsible for your travel arrangements, including any sensitive information like dietary or religious needs. By booking with us, you consent to this sharing. If data is shared for marketing purposes, you have the right to opt-in to future marketing. All global bookings will be made with Tibet Travelers.

Information Sharing Policy

We value your privacy and assure you that your information, whether public or private, will never be sold, exchanged, transferred, or given to any other company without your consent. We may share your personal information with service providers who assist us in our business operations, such as shipping your products, providing customer service, or booking travel tickets. These service providers are only permitted to use your personal information as needed to fulfill their service obligations to us.

We may also disclose your personal information.

  1. If mandated by the law, for instance, to satisfy a subpoena or comparable legal procedure.
  2. If we have a genuine belief that disclosure is required to safeguard our rights, ensure your safety as well as others, probe fraudulent activities, or comply with a request from the government, we will take action accordingly.
  3. In the event that Tibettravelers.com is engaged in a merger, acquisition, or sale of its assets, we will inform you through email or a noticeable notice on our website about any changes in ownership or utilization of your personal information. Furthermore, we will provide you with options regarding your personal information and consent prior to sharing it with any other third party.

 

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Cookies

Websites can send cookies to a user’s computer to track their site usage and personalize site information for a better user experience. Personal data may be collected and stored through cookies and linked to the information provided by the user. We do not log or collect data automatically, except for the information supplied by the user. Most internet browsers accept cookies by default, but users can adjust their settings to refuse or receive warnings about cookies. However, this may limit access to certain parts of the website. For more information on cookies and how to disable them, visit http://www.allaboutcookies.org/manage-cookies/. Disabling cookies may result in the loss of some website functionality.

Payment through a credit card.

Although online payment using international credit cards is not yet possible in China, you can still pay for your tour with your credit card through the Bank of China’s worldwide network and partnerships with leading banking systems. We do not require you to provide us with your credit card information through the Internet. Instead, you need to complete a form and send us a fax of it to make the payment. We guarantee that we will destroy the fax paper containing your credit card information once the proper payment procedure has been completed. This way, you do not have to worry about the security of online payment.

Ways to ensure security through policies.

To safeguard the personal data under our control, we have put in place security policies, rules, and technical measures. These measures are designed to prevent unauthorized access, improper use or disclosure, accidental loss, or unauthorized destruction of data. In addition, we make every effort to ensure that third-party partners who work with us agree to protect any personal information they may access while serving our site and visitors.

Cancel your subscription to newsletters.

Our newsletters and webzines will always have a simple automated unsubscribe link included for your convenience should you wish to opt out of the subscription. You can follow the instructions in the email to do so quickly.

Warranty and Liability Disclaimer –

In certain countries, the laws may restrict or prohibit specific provisions mentioned on this website. If this is the case, these terms should be interpreted in a way that satisfies that jurisdiction. We cannot guarantee the accuracy, completeness, or currency of the information provided on this website. We are not responsible for any consequences resulting from your use of this information.

It is your responsibility to determine if the products or services offered on this website meet your specific needs prior to making a purchase. We strive to prevent viruses from entering the website, but we cannot guarantee this and will not be held liable for any viruses. We advise you to take all necessary precautions before downloading any information or images from this site.

We exclude all warranties, whether express or implied, statutory or otherwise. Our employees and affiliated entities are not responsible for any damages, regardless of how they arise, including but not limited to loss of profits, compensatory, consequential, direct, exemplary, incidental, indirect, punitive, or special damages. You may be liable to a third party for any such damages, even if we have warned you of their potential.

Linking to any other website from this website may have direct or indirect consequences for which we are not responsible. The laws of the People’s Republic of China shall govern any claim arising from the use of information from this website, and you agree to submit to the non-exclusive jurisdiction of the Courts of the People’s Republic of China for our benefit.

Consent and questions.

Your entry into this website signifies your acceptance of these terms. If you do not agree to these terms, kindly exit the website now. Should you have any questions or worries about our privacy policy or how we manage personal data, please reach out to info@tibettravelers.com. If you would like us to stop processing your information, please send an email to that address with “unsubscribe” as the subject line.

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