Plan Your Trip

Photo from the Sierra de Gredos (Spain) ride.

Payment Methods

You can pay your deposit and main payments via the following payment methods:

  • Bank Transfer: In British Pounds, US Dollars, or Euros.
  • Credit Card: We accept Mastercard, Visa and UK Debit Cards. Payments in British Pounds. We do not charge additional credit card fees.
  • UK Debit Cards: Payments in British Pounds. We do not charge additional card fees.
  • Cheque / Check: In British Pounds.

Financial Protection

The Association of Bonded Travel Organisers Trust Limited (ABTOT) provides financial protection under The Package Travel and Linked Travel Arrangements Regulations 2018 for Far and Ride (5260), and in the event of their insolvency, protection is provided for:

  1. Non-flight packages

ABTOT cover provides for a refund in the event you have not yet travelled or repatriation if transportation was included in your package. Please note that bookings made outside the UK are only protected by ABTOT when purchased directly with Far and Ride.

In the unlikely event that you require assistance whilst abroad due to our financial failure, please call our 24/7 helpline on 01702 811397 and advise you are a customer of an ABTOT protected travel company.

You can access The Package Travel and Linked Travel Arrangements Regulations 2018 here: https://www.legislation.gov.uk/uksi/2018/634/contents/made

Booking Procedure

A booking normally goes something like this:

  1. You make an enquiry.
  2. We help you choose a great holiday.
  3. We hold your dates for you.
  4. We send you an invoice for 20% deposit and your booking forms.
  5. We receive your deposit and confirm your booking.
  6. We request remaining balance 8 weeks before your departure date.
  7. We post your detailed holiday notes, receipt and feedback form to you.
  8. We confirm all arrangements and ensure you are all set a week before.
  9. You enjoy your trip!

Booking Conditions

All of our bookings are subject to our standard booking conditions. If you have any queries please contact us.

You can download a copy of our Booking Conditions as a PDF file here: BookingConditions.pdf

Currency Exchange Rates

Our ride prices are all shown in UK Pounds Sterling, but are obviously dependent on the local currency of your destination. However, you need not worry about this; our prices are updated automatically several times a day depending on the current exchange rate.

This means you can book without worrying about a surcharge or price raise at the last minute - once you've booked your payments are complete and your booking is confirmed. No nasty surprises!