Join our 13-day Discovery Tour of Taiwan for the summer of 2024, in collaboration with SPIRAL International's History & Culture Tour. This journey promises to be an unforgettable experience, offering cultural enrichment, historical exploration, natural beauty, and culinary delights.
Destination: Taiwan Dates: June 4, 2024 - June 17, 2024 Purpose: Educational and Cultural Discovery Cost: $4,000 (payable in installments) Deadline for student sign-up: December 1, 2023
During the 13-day tour, your child will experience:
Cultural Exploration: We will visit historic monuments, museums, and temples to provide students with a deep understanding of Taiwan's cultural and spiritual heritage.
Education Insights: Your child will have the opportunity to engage with local students and educators, gaining valuable insights into Taiwan's education system and its unique approach to learning.
Scenic Beauty: Taiwan is renowned for its natural landscapes, including national parks, lush mountains, and stunning coastlines. Your child will have the chance to explore and appreciate the island's natural beauty.
Culinary Adventures: Your child will savor the diverse and delicious cuisine of Taiwan, and even participate in a cooking workshop to learn how to prepare some traditional dishes.
To learn more about this exciting opportunity and to access important information such as the registration packet and form, payment details, and the full itinerary, please visit our dedicated 2024 Summer Taiwan Trip website. This website will be your one-stop resource for all the details you need to prepare for this enriching experience.
Cancellation and Refund Policy
Before the tour begins, SPIRAL begins booking transportation, hotel accommodations, and other travel services for the tour for each participant and thus incur costs. For this reason, SPIRAL will charge cancellation fees. To protect your travel investment in the tour, SPIRAL recommends that participants purchase a cancel for any reason travel protection plan.
The following cancellation policies apply:
Prior to purchase of airline tickets: Full refund will be made of trip fee less the $600 non-refundable deposit fee.
30-60 days] prior to departure: Full refund of trip fee less the $600 non-refundable deposit fee and the airline ticket cost.
14-30 days prior to departure: Refund of 50% of the trip fee less the nonrefundable deposit fee and the airline ticket cost.
14 days or less prior to departure: No refund will be issued.
In the case of cancellation of the trip due to “acts of God” or force majeure events that are beyond control of either party, both parties agree to work together to make best efforts to postpone the program. If rescheduling is not possible, the costs will be refunded to the greatest extent possible, less already incurred costs.
To protect your travel investment in the tour, SPIRAL strongly encourages participants to purchase a “cancel for any reason” travel protection insurance (at your own expense) as an option to reduce potential loss. The purchase of this insurance is time-sensitive and should be purchased soon after making the first payment for the trip. These policies can be purchased through insurance brokers such as insuremytrip.com or insubuy.com
Medical Insurance Coverage
SPIRAL in-country insurance is provided through their local travel partners, and covers emergency and accidents. SPIRAL strongly recommends all travelers purchase trip protection insurance, which also includes primary medical coverage. An example of that insurance is this: https://www.insubuy.com/safe-travels-voyager-travel-insurance/